Small Group Tour: Christian Rome And Underground Basilicas Half-Day Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
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  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    2.30 pm Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Central Rome, pick up service fro hotel/accommodation
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Skip the line Half day Tour Half day walking tour of Christian Rome to discover the underground treasures in some of the most sensational churches. The tour starts in the Lateran area, visit of St. John Lateran Basilica, the oldest of the four Papal Basilicas, considered The Church of Rome, the mother of all churches The Cathedral, the place where the Bishop has the seat. Then the tour continues with the visit of St. Clements Basilica, the only church in Rome to be built on 3 different levels, from the 1st to the 12th century and the underground floors can be explored, including the altar of Mithras from the 1st century. The visit ends with St. Peters in Chains Basilica, called like that for the chains that, according to the tradition, Helene Constantines mother brought in Rome and for a miracle where joined to the other St. Peters chain in Rome. The church, is famous also for the statue of Moses, created by Michelangelo the tomb of the Pope Julius II.

Highlights

  • Skip the line
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Small-group tour

Know More about this tour

Skip the line  Half day Tour 
Half day walking tour of Christian Rome to discover the underground treasures in some of the most sensational churches. The tour starts in the Lateran area, whose name comes from the family owner of the territory where the first Popes use to live before going to Avignone in France and come back to Rome later on in the Vatican area. Visit of St. John Lateran Basilica, the oldest of the four Papal Basilicas, considered The Church of Rome, the mother of all churches The Cathedral, the place where the Bishop has the seat. Then the tour continues with the visit of St. Clements Basilica, the only church in Rome to be built on 3 different levels, from the 1st to the 12th century and the underground floors can be explored, including the altar of Mithras from the 1st century. Continue to the Church of the Four Crowned Saints, dedicated to four anonymous saints and martyrs and where in the 2002, an extraordinary series of frescoes was discovered with scenes of the Zodiac, Four Seasons, Liberal Arts and King Solomon. The visit ends with St. Peters in Chains Basilica, called like that for the chains that, according to the tradition, Helene Constantines mother brought in Rome and for a miracle where joined to the other St. Peters chain in Rome. The church, furthermore, is very well renowned for the statue of Moses that Michelangelo created for the tomb of the Pope Julius II.

* The entrance to the basilicas requires appropriate clothing: shorts, miniskirts and uncovered shoulders are not allowed

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only inside the Aurelian Wall)
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance tickets to Basilica St. Clemente

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

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