Guided tour of the Catacombs

3 hr

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Enjoy a journey in the past...The Christians of Rome began to excavate their own community cemeteries (known today as ‘catacombs’) at the beginning of the second half of the 2nd century AD, when a few wealthy families, having been converted to the Christian faith, donated their lands to the Church.
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Stop At: Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, Via Appia Antica 110, 00179 Rome Italy

During the tour you will visit the biggest Catacombs in Rome.
They were the official cemetery of the Church of Rome in the 3rd century AD. Around half a million Christians were buried here, among them many martyrs and 16 popes.
They are named after the deacon St. Callixtus who, at the beginning of the 3rd century AD, was assigned by Pope Zephyrinus to the administration of the cemetery.
Since 1930 they have been entrusted to the custody of the Salesians of Don Bosco.

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Drop off
  • Transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Catacombs of Saint Callixtus
  • Guided tour
  • Skip the line ticket
  • Pick up
Not Included
  • Gratuities
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
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You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.