Rome: 3-Hour Catacombs & Basilica San Clemente Guided Tour

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Rome: 3-Hour Catacombs & Basilica San Clemente Guided Tour

From $93.75 per person

Enjoy a fascinating 3-hour tour through the crypts of the Domitilla Catacombs, exploring Rome's incredible underground attractions. Then, visit the Basilica of San Clemente, where centuries of history are to be admired.

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Duration 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Rome's underground secrets and stories
  • Enjoy the incredible engineering of the Roman people
  • Visit layers of ancient Roman structures that are still preserved today
Full description
Head deep underground and explore the fascinating Roman Catacombs. Laid out on four levels, one on top of another, uncover 20 kilometers of underground caves and corridors still intact from over 1500 years ago. Prepare for an eerie and unique experience on your tour as you head through an impressive site in terms of engineering, and a very important destination for Christians from all over the world. Venture into one of Rome's illustrious underground attractions, and listen to your guide as they share with you some gruesome truths and memorable antidotes about these spooky underground corridors.  Your journey will be guided through the crypts of the Domitilla Catacombs, where early Christians worshiped in secret. Your guide will finish this extraordinary tour with a visit to the Basilica of San Clemente to see a church like no other, and marvel at the centuries of history displayed through its architecture.
Includes
  • Tickets for the Santa Domitilla Catacombs
  • Guide and local Catacombs expert
  • Guided tour throughout the Catacombs and Basilica San Clemente
  • Small group for intimate experience
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Storage space for suitcases and luggage

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    Exit of Colosseum

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    • A moderate amount of walking is involved
    • Storage space for suitcases and luggage is not available
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    4.7 /5

    based on 7 reviews

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      4.8/5
    • Value for money
      3.8/5
    • Service
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    • Organization
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    Due to Covid we could not visit the Basilica of St. Clemente. Unfortunately, there was no information about this in advance! We had attached particular importance to this, as it was our 4th visit to Rome. We had already visited the church we visited instead. What a shame! The visit to the Domitilla Catacombs was very interesting, albeit a relatively short one. We would have liked to see more of the 17 km. Our German guide, an older man, was probably of the opinion that everything looks the same anyway. The whole tour should take 3 hours, but unfortunately it was only a good 2. The price of 59 euros was too high.

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    October 22, 2020

    nice Roman experience

    September 28, 2020

    An exciting tour with a skilled guide.

    February 23, 2019

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