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Wonders of Ancient Rome: Catacombs, Appian Way and Aqueduct Park Private Guided Tour

Created with Sketch. Catacombs of St. Callixtus, Via Appia Antica, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
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Duration

3 Hours

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Tour Type

Specific Tour

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Group Size

16 people

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Languages

English

Availability: Not available on Sunday, Monday and Wednesday
Meeting Time: 20 minutes before the tour start time
Meeting/ Departure Place: In front of the Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri, close to the “Repubblica” Metro station
Start Time: 9:00 AM

Overview

It’s time for you to discover the extraordinary places in Rome – the Catacombs and the Roman countryside. Start for the catacombs on an air-conditioned coach in a small group of 16. And enjoy an exclusive tour that provides a unique perspective on ancient Rome in the atmosphere that you will not experience in the city centre! You can wander beneath the Appian Way (Via Appia Antica) one of the most historic roads in Rome and see the astonishing aqueducts of the Appian Park, with the narration of an educational guide. Explore the Tomb of Cecilia Metella, built in the 1st century BC in honour of the daughter of the Roman Consul, Quintus Caecilius Metellus Creticus. Experience his/her stories bringing the history of thousands of year back to life. This tour is certainly once in a lifetime opportunity that you cannot just miss!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Gaze at the amazing aqueducts of Appian Park
  • Listen as your guide explains how and why the aqueducts were built here and marvel at the amazing feat of engineering they represent
  • Enjoy a mesmerizing walk in the ancient Roman countryside
  • Travel onwards one of the most historically significant roads of the Roman Empire
  • Explore a secret world located underneath the streets of Rome
  • Discover the underground catacombs and scrutinize the excellent structure of the ancient aqueducts of Rome
  • Discover the underground tunnels with a guide, hear their history and gain insights about the burial techniques prevalent those centuries ago
  • Enjoy a comfortable round-trip from central Rome to the Basilica of St Sebastian in an air-conditioned vehicle

Included/Exclude

  • Transportation by modern air-conditioned coach
  • 3-hour Guided visit
  • Admission fee for the Catacombs of St. Sebastian
  • Small-group tour (maximum of 16)
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Tour's Location

Created with Sketch. Catacombs of St. Callixtus, Via Appia Antica, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
Please arrive at the meeting point 20 minutes before the tour start time
You are not allowed to carry a big bag/luggage during the tour
You may carry an umbrella which can be useful in case of rain
This tour is not wheelchair accessible
The dress code is required to enter the catacombs. Both shoulders and knees MUST be covered for both men and women
Smoking is not allowed during the tour
Wearing comfortable shoes are recommended
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
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