Rome Catacombs Tour, Private or small group guided tours of the Catacombs, daily customized tours departing from the historic center of Rome.
Rome Catacombs Tour, Private or small group guided tours of the Catacombs, Guided tours of the Catacombs are offered in several languages and accompanied by official local guides.
Outside the Aurelian walls that surround the historic center of Rome, you can live many ancient underground cemeteries that Jews and Christians have used for centuries to bury the dead. The Vatican-run catacombs were excavated from the first century to the fifth century AD. Among the most famous catacombs are St. Calisto, St. Sebastian, St. Domitilla, St. Priscilla, St. Agnese, St. Marcellino, Pietro, etc.
The catacombs have been excavated for centuries in the tuff, a soil of volcanic origin, and branch out underground for hundreds of kilometers.
Rome Official Catacombs Tour | The most famous catacombs are located in the Appia Antica archaeological park in the middle of the Roman countryside. You can admire the remains of the ancient aqueducts that have supplied Rome for centuries.
Reached the Catacombs aboard a comfortable vehicle (car, minivan, or minibus), you will descend into the bowels of the earth by climbing stairs and a labyrinth of tunnels decorated with frescoes sarcophagi to live a unique experience, a real vigil in time.
On the occasion of this tour, you will also have the opportunity to admire the Via Appia Antica, one of the most important communication routes of the Roman Empire, which dates back to the third century BC. Still, today with the original pavement and surrounded by countless ancient ruins, aqueducts, mausoleums, tombs, etc.
Rome Catacombs Tour | By booking our private or group tour of the Catacombs, you will have comfortable transport at your disposal, and our staff will assist you in optimizing your time in Rome. All our guided tours have been selected, and with enthusiasm and professionalism, they will accompany you to discover Rome and its secrets.
Rome Catacombs Tour – After exploring the mysterious Catacombs situated on the Ancient Appian Way, totaling 150 km of underground tunnels and galleries used as cemeteries by early Christians, you will see the vast tracks of Circus Maximus, where inflamed spectators could fervently invite their favorite heroes to victory and view the sprawling Emperors’ Palaces on Palatine Hill. Courageously dare to place your hand in the oldest “lie detector” in the world ‒ the famous “Mouth of Truth” ‒, then continue your walk to admire the well-preserved Temples of Hercules and of Portunus. Discover the most recent archaeological excavation site in Rome and conclude your tour at the authentic spot of Julius Caesar’s assassination on the Ides of March, 44 BC, now refuge to thousands of street cats.
- Ancient Roman Necropolis
- Circus Maximus
- Caracalla Baths
- Ancient Appian Way
- Excavation Sites And many more
Rome Customized Tours | Private tour includes Pick Up and Drop Off from the hotel in Rome city center and transfer by deluxe car or Minivan!
Rome Catacombs Tour | The meeting point can be at your hotel or any other previously agreed spot in Rome.
Do not miss this opportunity and choose the most exclusive private guided tour of the Catacombs for an unforgettable experience.
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An expert guide will accompany you to discover incredible treasures offering you an extraordinary and personalized professional service. Suitable for families with children and groups of any size.