7 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
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Explore some of the history of Christianity in Ancient Rome on this private tour to some of the city’s many churches. Learn about the time that St Peter and St Paul spent in Rome, including their imprisonment during the reign of Roman Emperor Nero; visit the Basilica of St Sabina, an early Christian landmark; and see the Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
- Historical Roman churches tour
- Discover sites related to the first Christians in Ancient Rome
- Hear about events surrounding St Peter and St Paul in Rome, and see churches dedicated to them
- Enjoy a personalized experience with a private guide
- Great tour for religious history buffs
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Hotel pickup and drop-off
Live commentary on board
Entrance fees 6 euro per person for the visit to the Mamertine Prison and 8 euro per person for the Catacombs
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Pick up and drop off directly from your accommodation in Rome or airport on arrival
- Fiumicino Airport, Via dell' Aeroporto di Fiumicino, 320, 54, Fiumicino Italy
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
- Entrance fee to the Mamertine Prison if you choose to visit it from the inside 6 euro per person. Free for kids up to 6 years old
- Entrance fee to the Catacombs 8 euro per person and reduced 5 euro per person
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Infant seats available
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Rome Private Excursions
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Christianity in the Ancient Rome Private Tour?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
What is the policy on sanitization during Christianity in the Ancient Rome Private Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Christianity in the Ancient Rome Private Tour?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- "Many who visit the eternal city may never visit Paul's Basilica, and if you're a historian or student of the Bible, you won't want to miss this tour!" See review
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