Crypts and Catacombs of Rome skip-the-line tour

Via di S. Nicola da Tolentino, 32-38, 00187 Roma RM, Italy, Rome, Italy
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Free Cancellations Available
Overview
Duration
3h
Languages
English
Voucher type
mobile
What To Expect

This tour is the first of its kind! This original Crypts and Catacombs tour will take you to explore early Christian art in the Catacombs. Your guide will lead you through the dark tunnels of the Roman catacombs and show you hundreds of burial chambers. As you continue your mysterious journey, your group will explore Basilica San Martino Ai Monti and feel as though you are going back in time with every different level of the Basilica you visit as you hear your guide's in-depth commentary, bringing it to life.You'll wrap up your tour with a visit to the truly eerie Capuchin Crypt, fascinating chapel hidden away in central Rome decorated with the bones of 4,000 Capuchin Monks.You'll spend time discovering the intricate decorations and the official museum which will give you a chance to see Caravaggio’s magnificent canvas ‘St. Francis in Meditation’ and relics from the life of St. Francis himself.

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What's included
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Expert, English-speaking tour guide. Small groups of 20 people or less. Entrance ticket to the Capuchin Crypt and Museum. Entrance ticket to the catacombs. Entrance ticket to the church and undergrounds of Basilica San Martino Ai Monti. All transfers in an air-conditioned bus
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What's not included
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Hotel pick-up and drop-off
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Know Before You Go
Highlights
Take a step back in time as you explore the early Christian art, crypts and catacombs. Tour the Capuchin Crypts, Basilica San Martino Ai Monti and the San Domitilla or San Callisto Catacombs. Hear the history and legends of the places and relics from your expert English-speaking guide
Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until a day before your travel date
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City Wonders
Meeting Point

Please meet your guide in the center of Piazza Barberini, by the large Triton (Tritone) fountain. Piazza Barberini is located at the metro stop Barberini on metro line A (red line).