Rome Full-day chauffeured exclusive private tour takes you on a trip of the most important places of Christianity, the Vatican Catacombs Tour.
See Rome attractions in comfort and luxury!
Rome Full day – Discover all about the early Christians with a visit to the Catacombs!
Rome Full Day Inclusions:
- Sistine Chapel
- Vatican Galleries
- St Peter’s Basilica
- Appian Way
Rome Full-Day Chauffeured Exclusive Guided Tour
6 hrs. | Start: Morning | Luxury vehicle
Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby
Rome Full-Day – Tour Specifics
- Private luxury car (1-2 pax) or Private luxury minivan (3-7 pax)
- For a group of 7 or more, please contact us to request pricing
- Private driver
- Professional licensed guide
- The guide is an expert in Roman history and art
Non-Inclusions in Rome Full-Day
- Tips are optional
- Fodd and drinks
Imagine a private tour with your tour guide, in a luxury car or minivan, visiting some of the most famous Christian attractions in Rome.
This tour includes the Vatican Museums Skip The Line tickets so that you cut through the long lines and enter in comfort. Visit the Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums, St Peter’s Basilica, and also discover the Catacombs and Appian Way. See how the ancient Christians were buried.
Rome Full-Day – Your Vatican Catacombs tour starts with your hotel pick up in the morning. In the comfort of your private chauffeured car or minivan begins your touring adventure with your expert guide.
The six-hour tour will be exciting and exhilarating as you will be in expert hands with a licensed professional guide who will take you to The Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter’s Basilica – with skip the line tickets too! You will also see the Christian catacombs at the Ancient Appian Way.
Skipping the lines, your tour starts at the Vatican Museums where you will admire the works of Giotto, Caravaggio, Raphael, Bernini, and Michelangelo. You will learn about the history behind some of the artworks and the hidden treasures in them. There are over 100 galleries in the Vatican Museums, and it holds a staggering amount of artwork and sculptures, maps, tapestries, ancient relics, and more. It will not be possible to visit all the rooms, but the most important rooms – you will be visiting.
The Sistine Chapel so called because built under Pope Sixtus IV. The greatest Renaissance artists of the time such as Raphael, Michelangelo and Botticelli have lent their brushstrokes and created masterpieces. Today, when a new pope is to be elected, the pope conclave is held at the Sistine Chapel.
St Peter’s Basilica
Be intrigued by the dome of St Peter’s Basilica and learn about the fascinating love-hate relationship Michelangelo had when it came to painting the domed ceiling. Witness the glory of ‘The Pieta’ by Michelangelo.
Ancient Appian Way
This road was one of the most strategic of ancient Rome. These were the very roads where Emperors once walked. You will see some traces of ancient Rome such as the Baths of Caracalla built during the reign of Emperors Septimius Severus and Caracalla. At that time, there were the second largest public baths in Rome.
You will also see the tomb of Cecilia Metella. It is one of the most well-preserved monuments of ancient Rome.
The next stop is the church of Domine Quo Vadis where it is believed that Jesus met St Peter and it is then that St Peter decided to go back to Rome and accept his death – which ended up in the hands of Emperor Nero.
When you visit the Catacombs, you will be transported back to the early centuries and learn about the first Christian communities in ancient Rome and the influence of Catholicism during those times. The most famous catacombs on this visit include one among these: San Callisto, San Sebastiano, and Domitilla.
Do not miss this Vatican Catacombs Tour!
We also offer Rome in two days :
If you want to see Rome in two days, we offer the following itinerary below. It is power-packed with the best of Rome attractions covering the famous attractions in Vatican City. In the privacy of your luxury vehicle, with an English speaking guide, you will be driven to all the favorite hotspots, and explore them. With skip the line tickets, you do not have to worry about lengthy delays to get in the attractions.
11 hrs. | Start: 9.00 a.m. | Luxury vehicle | English-speaking Guide |Hotel Pickup
The Colosseum – The Roman Forum – Platine Hill -The Pantheon, Trevi Fountain – Spanish Steps- Piazza Navona
10 hrs. | Start: 7.30 a.m. | Luxury vehicle | English-speaking Guide| Hotel Pickup
Vatican Museums – Sistine Chapel – St Peter’s Basilica – Catacombs
Yes, this sounds very exciting – Rome in two days!
Important Reminder – Rome Full-Day Chauffeured Exclusive Guided Tour
- There is a dress code to the Vatican which applies to children too. Shoulders and knees must be covered.
- If St Peter’s Basilica is closed for a religious function at short notice as it is a working church, you can spend more time in the Vatican Museums or the Sistine Chapel with your guide.
- Tour is not accessible for wheelchair users