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Rome: Catacombs & Appian Way 3-Hour Private Guided Tour

Product ID: 83205
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Visit one of the Christian Catacombs of Rome, the ancient Appian Way, and Cecilia Metella Mausoleum, and enjoy skip-the-line entry on this private 3-hour tour that also includes pickup and drop-off.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 9:00 AM, 3:00 PM
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Spanish, English, French, German

Pickup included

At your accommodation in Rome.

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  • Visit one of the Christian Catacombs of Rome
  • Avail of the services of a private, local guide and an English-speaking driver
  • Learn the story of the early Christians of Rome and explore their burial chambers
  • Go to the Ancient Appian Way and Cecilia Metella Mausoleum
Full description
Explore the early Christian history of the "Eternal City" on a tour of the Catacombs of Rome. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure to explore the burial chambers of your choice, with skip-the-line access all the while.

Benefit from the services of an English-speaking driver and avail of a small group tour by official staff upon arrival. Go to the Catacombs of Domitilla and learn about the burial rites of the early Christians and see the bones of the deceased. Visit a former mine to discover the burial chambers of the Catacombs of San Sebastiano, or see the Crypt of the Popes in the Catacomb of Callixtus.

Proceed to the ancient Appian Way and Cecilia Metella Mausoleum and stop to take souvenir pictures.
  • Private tour (except inside the catacombs)
  • Entry ticket and guided tour for one of the catacombs
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned, fully-insured and licensed vehicle
  • English-speaking driver
  • Licensed guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
Know before you go
• You can start the tour in the morning or in the afternoon
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• This tour is not wheelchair accessible
• This tour is not recommended if you suffer from claustrophobia
• The tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress accordingly
• Tours may be operated by a multilingual group guide inside the catacombs
• The tour is private with the exception of the visit inside the catacombs, which will be in a small group organized by the catacombs staff

From £302.18 per person

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Product ID: 83205