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Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port

Castel Gandolfo, Italy

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icon9 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
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iconOffered in: English and 3 more

Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Regular temperature checks for staff
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
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Overview

Take a tour of the Pope’s summer residence and the Christian catacombs during this full-day shore excursion. Head from Civitavecchia Port to Castel Gandolfo to visit the historic city and tour the Papal Apartment. After lunch, head to the Christian catacombs for a guided tour and learn about the historic burial place from the 2nd century onwards. This private tour also comes with a Papal blessing in English on parchment.
  • Explore the Papal apartment and Christian catacombs on a shore excursion
  • Listen to an audio guide as you visit the summer residence of the Pope
  • Take a guided tour of the Christian catacombs and learn about is history
  • Enjoy a personalized experience with your own private guide and vehicle
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Port pickup and dropoff
Worry-Free Shore Excursion Guarantee
One Papal Blessing on Parchment in English
Private Licensed Expert Tour Guide (upgradable in Private Tour option).
Skip-The-Line entrance Tickets and audioguides to The Pontifical Villas
Catacombs Tickets and Tour Guide (inside a small group organized by the Catacombs staff)
Air-conditioned, fully insured and licensed legal vehicle with professional English-speaking Driver
Lunch, Food and Drinks
Tipping is not included in our service fees,It is never mandatory although it is always appreciated

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Cruise Port, right outside your ship, pickup and dropoff.
• English-speaking Driver with a private vehicle will be waiting for you right outside the ship, holding a sign with your name on to be easily recognized.
• No need to take Bus Shuttle from ship since our permits allow us to enter in the Cruise Port.
In Shared Tour Option only: Your Driver may make a few stops (usually 2/3 stops) along the way to pick up, or drop off, fellow passengers. This means that your Driver could arrive within 15-30 minutes of your scheduled pickup time.

Ports

  • Civitavecchia Cruise Port of Rome


Departure Time

7:30 AM
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Papal Blessing on Parchment in English Included
  • Air-conditioned, fully insured and licensed legal vehicle with professional English-speaking Driver
  • Pickup Cruise Port: Your Driver will be waiting for you right outside the ship, holding a sign with your name on to be easily recognized.
  • On Sunday and Religious Festivity the Pontifical Villas are closed.
  • Option Private Tour: This is a private Tour. Only your group will participate and it can be modified and/or customized (even while on tour)
  • Option Shared Tour: Solution with a lower price dedicated to travelers sharing the vehicle with a small group (up to 8 people per vehicle). Not customizable. It is not possible to include attractions tickets purchased by your own
  • One Infant seat available on request
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • OPERATED BY ItalyBestExcursions

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port?
A:
The policy on face masks and attendee health is:

  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
See all safety measures taken by Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port?
A:
The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Castelgandolfo Pontifical Villas - Summer Residence of the Pope and Catacombs Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port.

Product code: 21340P74

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