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Basilica of San Clemente al Laterano (Basilica di San Clemente al Laterano)

Basilica of San Clemente al Laterano (Basilica di San Clemente al Laterano) Tours and Activities

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Rome’s Basilica of San Clemente al Laterano(Basilica di San Clemente al Laterano) offers wonders both above and below ground. The interior of the 12th-century church is richly decorated with Byzantine mosaics considered among Italy’s best, and below the surface are two layers of ancient ruins including a fourth-century basilica, a temple, and a first-century villa.

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Skip the Line: Crypts and Roman Catacombs Small-Group Walking Tour

Skip the Line: Crypts and Roman Catacombs Small-Group Walking Tour

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Go underground to see Rome’s ancient catacombs and crypts on a half-day tour. Visit the Domitilla Catacomb and Basilica of San Clemente with skip-the-line access, plus visit the Capuchin Crypt, where you’ll see a Caravaggio painting and marvel at a chapel made entirely out of human bones. Learn about past burial customs and secret Christian worship spots during this fascinating exploration into the history of Rome.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$83.38
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$83.38
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St. Clements Basilica and Quattro Coronati Church Small-Group Tour

St. Clements Basilica and Quattro Coronati Church Small-Group Tour

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Modern Rome sits on top of layers of history, and nowhere is this more evident than in the Basilica of San Clemente. On this guided tour, explore above and below ground by visiting the 12th-century church and its three levels of underground ruins that date from the 1st to the 4th centuries. Afterwards, move on to the 4th-century Santi Quattro Coronati, one of the most ancient basilicas in the city.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$50.35
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$50.35
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Rome Super Saver: Skip-the-Line Crypts and Catacombs plus Ghost and Mystery Walking Tour

Rome Super Saver: Skip-the-Line Crypts and Catacombs plus Ghost and Mystery Walking Tour

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Discover the dark side of Rome on this Super Saver that combines two bestselling tours into one fascinating and fearsome sightseeing experience. You’ll start with a tour to the Appian Way to visit Domitilla Catacombs, where you’ll skip the line with priority admission. Learn about burial customs in Ancient Rome, and visit the Basilica of San Clemente and the Capuchin Crypt for a look at a chapel made entirely of bones. Then explore central Rome on a night tour that introduces you to the Eternal City’s many ghosts and mysteries.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.50
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$101.50
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San Clemente Underground, Church & St. Peter in Chains Tour

San Clemente Underground, Church & St. Peter in Chains Tour

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Discover the archaeological layers underneath the Basilica of San Clemente on a guided tour of this 12th-century church. Descend three levels under the church to see a 4th-century basilica, the remains of an ancient pagan Mitraic temple, and further below, the ruins of ancient Roman homes. Then walk to the nearby Basilica of St. Peter in Chains to view ancient relics and Michelangelo's famous sculpture of Moses.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.69
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$61.69
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Exclusive Rome Underground San Clemente Basilica Small-Group Tour - VIP Entrance

Exclusive Rome Underground San Clemente Basilica Small-Group Tour - VIP Entrance

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Discover some of Rome's hidden treasures on this small-group tour that takes you from the arenas of the ancient republic to the sublime art of the High Renaissance. Admire sacred relics and an unfinished masterpiece by Michelangelo at San Pietro in Vincoli church, and see where gladiators prepared for battle at the Ludus Magnus near the Colosseum. Then, take an underground archaeological tour through millennia of Roman history at the multi-layered Basilica of San Clemente al Laterano.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.29
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$71.29
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Ancient Catacombs and Underground Rome | Semi-Private and Private Tours

Ancient Catacombs and Underground Rome | Semi-Private and Private Tours

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Go underground in Rome and explore the city’s ancient catacombs with this small group walking tour. In a group limited to six people, follow your guide through narrow passageways to see tombs of some of Rome’s first Christian citizens. Learn about artwork on the walls and hear stories about the rituals once held in these spooky spaces.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$113.58
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$113.58
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Underground Rome Tour: St. Clement and Celian Houses

Underground Rome Tour: St. Clement and Celian Houses

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Discover what ancient sites lies beneath Rome’s already historical streets on an underground tour. Following a guide, explore a labyrinth of hidden churches, temples, tombs and narrow streets 50 feet (15 meters) below the modern-day street level. See houses of Roman senators, abandoned shops and even a subterranean spring. You’ll start at the Basilica of St Clement to head below ground, plus visit the ancient church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo on Celian Hill.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$107.00
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$107.00
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Exploring Ancient Rome Private Tour

Exploring Ancient Rome Private Tour

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Step back in time with this half-day private tour of Rome. Start at the Colosseum, using your skip-the-line access to breeze right in past the always-long queue. Learn about the gladiator brawls that took pace here 2,000 years ago from your private guide before heading over to the Roman Forum to walk amongst the ruins of the erstwhile center of the Roman universe. Explore the fascinating Basilica of St. Clement, an 11th-century church built on top of a 4th-century church that was built on a 1st-century nobleman's house.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$336.89
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$336.89
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Rome Underground Walking Tour

Rome Underground Walking Tour

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Most travelers have little idea of what lies beneath Rome’s bustling streets. Go underground with a guide to explore the secrets of the city, including a buried church, an apartment building with well-preserved frescoes, and a 1700-year-old water fountain. Your guide gives you necessary context as you walk through archaeological sites hidden from the public eye.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.29
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$71.29
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Between Holy Doors

Between Holy Doors

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What exactly can you expect from this tour? Immerse yourself in the Rome of the Popes, where stories, wonders, legends and reality blur and harmonize with today's Rome. You will be guided by one of our local, certified tour guides. What makes our guides special is their passion for Rome and they want to share it with you. Highlights of the tour: On this tour, you will experience "Santa Maria Maggiore", which contains one of the four Holy Doors. Then we will reveal the hidden basilica "Santa Prasede" and its secrets. Followed by "San Pietro in Vincoli" where you will see the statue of Moses by Michelangelo and the miraculous chains of St. Peter. Then we will visit two of the oldest churches in the city: "Santi Quattro Coronati" with the legend of Pope Sylvester "San Clemente", dedicated to the fourth Pope "Clemens I" The tour culminates in a visit to the arch-basilica of "San Giovanni in Laterano", which contains another of the four Holy Doors.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.25
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$36.25
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Small Group Tour: Christian Rome and Underground Basilicas Half-Day Tour

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

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Explore the Christian basilicas and landmark locations in Rome on this guided, 3-hour, small-group tour. Visit the Basilica of San Clemente, the ancient Santi Quattro Coronati, the Archbasilica of Saint John Lateran. Learn fascinating facts about these and other basilicas along the way. Skip-the-line entrance tickets to the Basilica of San Clemente provided. Please dress conservatively. Attire such as shorts, miniskirts and uncovered shoulders are not allowed. Rome hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.17
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$111.17
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Small-Group Express Tour of Roman Catacombs with Transfer

Small-Group Express Tour of Roman Catacombs with Transfer

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Explore one of the top 10 highlights of Rome's sights with an expert guide. Descend in the dark maze of the Catacombs and discover a remote world 16 meters underground. Zip outside the city center with private transport and be downtown again in just 90 minutes. Enjoy a thorough and worry-free guided tour of the Roman Catacombs with a small group of a maximum of 8 participants. Explore the accessible part of its endless labyrinth of underground burial chambers laid out on 4 levels.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.21
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$59.21
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Private Tour: Christian Rome and Underground Basilicas - Half-Day Walking Tour

Private Tour: Christian Rome and Underground Basilicas - Half-Day Walking Tour

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The history of the early Church is one of the most fascinating aspects of western history. This private half-day tour takes you to the most important sties in Christian Rome. Marvel at the Basilica of St. Clement, a 900-year-old church built on top of a fourth-century church that is built on a first-century nobleman's house. Pop into the Church of St. Sylvester, where the Donation of Constantine is said to have taken place, and explore the huge San Giovanni in Laterano and the Sancta Sanctorum, a room that once held the most revered relics in Christendom, including the heads of Saint Peter and Paul, a chunk of the table used at the Last Supper and Jesus' Foreskin.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$217.50
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2.5-Hour Private Rome Catacombs Family Tour

2.5-Hour Private Rome Catacombs Family Tour

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Sightseeing with kids isn’t always easy, but this 2.5-hour private tour of Rome’s Catacombs is tailor-made for families. Your guide will keep the whole family entertained with quizzes, games, and interactive iPad displays as you explore St Clements’ Basilica; venture underground into the eerie Catacombs of Priscilla; and discover the secrets of underground Rome.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$325.04
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$325.04
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Adventure for Kids: Colosseum and San Clemente Walking Tour

Adventure for Kids: Colosseum and San Clemente Walking Tour

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Visit the Colosseum and the Underground of San Clemente Basilica with a kid-expert guide! See the great Amphitheater that is the ultimate symbol of Rome, led by your expert guide. Gladiators, Emperors and undergrounds of the ancient City's facts and stories will entertain and engage you and the younger ones! From the Colosseum, your next stop is San Clemente Basilica. Travel back in time discovering the hidden secrets of its underground built on three levels through visual aids. The intriguing golden mosaics will recount to you more than 2000 years' history: feel free to ask your enthusiastic guide questions as you play finding traces of Roman past. On your way to San Clemente, see the Ludus Magnus, the place where the brave men called Gladiators used to prepare their fights. Take this opportunity to explore Rome in an exciting way!
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$251.75
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$251.75
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Private Tour of Underground Rome

Private Tour of Underground Rome

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Ideal for in-the-know travelers who have already ticked off the Eternal City’s main sights, this out-of-the-box historical tour shows you Rome’s underground attractions—literally. Get far off the beaten track with a visit to a little-known crypt, where you can see rooms made entirely of bones. You’ll also head underneath the iconic Trevi Fountain for a peek at the first Roman aqueduct.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$200.56
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$200.56
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Underground Rome Catacombes Tour

Underground Rome Catacombes Tour

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This is a wonderful introduction to some underground sites in Rome where we will go back 2,000 years and physically walk through layers of time in Rome Catacombs! We begin with the hidden gem Basilica of San Clemente. We will start on the ‘modern’ level in a church dating back to the 12th Century. After admiring the beautifully decorated church and marble clad floor we descend into the past. The lower levels of the church take us back in time to a much earlier, larger church from the 4th century. Beneath this lies a 1st century Roman house, later converted into a temple. Our next stop is the Rome Catacombs outside of the ancient city walls, we will take private transport to one of the oldest and largest catacomb complexes on the Via Appia. We will explore several parts of the catacombs learning about death in ancient Rome and see crypts with pagan and Christian decorative themes including the tomb of Diogenes, a grave digger who created the endless corridors of graves.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.71
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$111.71
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Rome: Underground Temples & Crucifixion Relics Walking Tour

Rome: Underground Temples & Crucifixion Relics Walking Tour

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Take a fascinating journey through an underground pagan temple and four impressive churches to understand the very early stages of Christianity. See original relics from the Crucifixion of Christ and soil from the Holy Land.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$90.63
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$90.63
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Underground Rome Tour

Underground Rome Tour

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our tour driver will welcome you at your hotel or any other place of your convenience. We will start the underground tour of Rome with a trip outside the Aurelian Walls and down the ancient Appian Way to the Catacombs of Rome. Returning to the historic center, your tour driver will accompany you on a visit to the Capuchin Crypt, also known as the “Bone Church.” Few attractions in Rome rival this underground crypt created by the Capuchin Friars using thousands of bones of their fellow monks to decorate the walls and ceilings. What you’ll see: Catacombs of St. Callixtus, ancient Basilica of San Clemente, Basilica of St. John in Lateran and Capuchin crypt.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$215.08
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$215.08
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Private Tour of Ancient Rome

Private Tour of Ancient Rome

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Discover the best that Rome has to offer on this private tour of the city’s highlights. Visit the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Palatine Hill, and the San Clemente Basilica during the course of four hours and learn about the history of ancient Rome from your informative guide. Enjoy skip-the-line access to Rome’s major attractions and make the most of your time in the ‘Eternal City.’
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$323.99
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$323.99
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Private tour of the Roman Catacombs and Basilica of San Clemente: tickets included

Private tour of the Roman Catacombs and Basilica of San Clemente: tickets included

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Discover the underground of Rome accompanied by your private guide! You will have the chance to walk the winding underground galleries of the Catacombs of Priscilla, where the Christians were buried. Then continue to the Basilica of San Clemente: you will descend until you reach the Temple of Mitra and a Roman house dating back to the 1st century, just below the Basilica. Please note that this tour includes at least 2 taxi transfers (NOT included in the tour price) to move from one site to another. Photographs and videos are not allowed inside the Catacombs of Priscilla and in the cellars of San Clemente. It is advisable to wear sober clothing suitable for entering the church.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$198.03
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$198.03
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Private Tour in Colosseum,St Clements Underground & Crypts for Families and Kids
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Private Tour in Colosseum,St Clements Underground & Crypts for Families and Kids

Explore the Colosseum and the lesser-known Saint Clement’s Church during this archaeologist-led, two-for-one guided tour, specially tailored to families with kids. Visit four underground levels of the fresco-filled basilica, including the ruins of an ancient temple. Skip-the-line Colosseum admission tickets are included, so you can save time for more sightseeing.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$192.13
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$192.13
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Colosseum & Basilica of Saint Clement & Tomb of Saint Cyril - Private Tour Skip the line

Colosseum & Basilica of Saint Clement & Tomb of Saint Cyril - Private Tour Skip the line

Travel back in time to explore the 2000-years-long history of Rome in the most breathtaking places of the Eternal City: the famous Colosseum and the Basilica of Saint Clement, a three-tiered complex of buildings dated from Ancient Rome to the Middle Ages, treasure trove of spectacular mosaics and beautiful frescoes. Discover the symbol of Rome, the Colosseum, and the secrets of the gladiators and exotic beasts that fought to the death in its stunning arena. Follow the steps of great Emperors to the Roman Forum, the very heart of the old city, where they built marvellous temples, stunning arches of triumph and amazing palaces. Enjoy the best view over Rome from the panoramic terrace of the Palatine Hill: a unique chance for amazing pictures! See the gladiators’ school, where slaves and enemies of Rome learned to fight for the entertainment of Emperors, senators and common people in the nearby Colosseum. Finally enter the fascinating world of the Basilica of Saint Clement, where time seems to have frozen: explore the underground levels, from Ancient Romans’ houses to the first Christian shrine, and admire the wonderful mosaics and gilded ceilings of the Middle Ages church. Discover the secrets of the beautiful altar of the Mithraeum, a sanctuary of the exotic pagan cult of the god Mithras, the tomb of the famous Saint Cyril and the stunning frescoes of the 4th-century Christian church. This tour is kids-friendly and can be customized to meet your requests and special needs! Please contact us!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$131.71
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Rome underground - Catacombs and hidden treasures

Rome underground - Catacombs and hidden treasures

First stop at of Catacombs of St. Sebastianus, a huge site of 12 km of galleries in total in which St. Sebastianus and many Christians were buried. These quarries are the origin of a pagan cemetery, later used by Christians. Then the term "catacumbas" ended up qualifying all the underground cemeteries, which were simply called "catacombs". In alternative you'll visit the Catacombs of St. Callixtus in which were buried tens of martyrs, 16 Popes and many Christians. Afterwards, you will visit Basilica and Catacombs of Saint Clemente. Admire the spectacular mosaics and frescoes. Travel back in time to explore the Basilica of the fourth century, then descend into the world of the first century where there is still a pagan temple. Finally, we will visit the Cripta dei Cappuccini located just under the Church Santa Maria della Concezione, which is considered a true work of art for its decorations executed with human bones by an unknown "brilliant artist".
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$540.73
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