Rome Crypts and Catacombs Tour Instant Confirmation

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Discover the early Christian Rome and explore the catacombs, Capucini Crypt and undergrounds of Basilica San Clemente. See Rome in a new light, exploring some of its most famous sights at night.

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Don’t miss this unique chance to discover the real dark heart of Rome by visiting an ancient part of the city and burial grounds layers beneath the modern busy streets. Visit three unforgettable sites, Catacombs of Rome, Basilica San Clemente and the Capuchin ‘Bone Chapel – the most unusual and outlandish places in the Eternal City.

If you want to discover more, join a nighttime adventure that leaves no stone unturned, telling you the little-known history fraught with murders, executions and hauntings.
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Rome Crypts and Catacombs & Rome Evening Walking Tour
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
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USD 85.60
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
USD 91.01
USD 91.01
Child (Age 2-14)
USD 85.60
USD 85.60
Infant (Age 0-1)
free
free
  • Duration: 8.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Admission / English-speaking guide
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  • 14:15 Check-in
  • 14:30 Crypts and Catacombs Tour begins
  • Roman Catacombs
    crypts6 Dating all the way back to the 2nd century AD, this extensive network of tunnels snaking beneath the city was once both a burial ground and a hiding place for the first Christians in Rome.
  • Basilica San Clemente
    crypts12 You will journey from the top layer – a 14th century Basilica – down through a huge 4th century Basilica, a 2nd century sanctuary believed to have once hosted rituals by the mysterious Mithraic cult and finally, an incredibly preserved 1st century Roman street, replete with herringbone tiling.
  • Capuchin Crypt
    crypts9 The crypt is decorated in the bones of 4,000 Capuchin monks. Witness a real skull and cross bones, chandeliers made of vertebrae and the chilling words ‘What you are now, we once were. What we are now, you will be’.
  • 18:00 Crypts and Catacombs tour ends. Free time.
    Enjoy some free time to have dinner at a local restaurant or to go for a stroll in the historical center of Rome, experiencing the city at its most enchanting time or admiring an unforgettable sunset. Please make your way to the meeting point for Rome Evening Tour before 9:00 pm.
  • 21:15 Rome Evening Tour begins
    rome5 You will traverse the Tiber and wander across piazzas, listening to unknown stories of murders, executions, and betrayals. You will see the house of the most notorious murderer ever to work in the Eternal City and visit the bridge that, is haunted by the ghost of the female Pope.
  • 22:45 Tour ends
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    • Meals are not included in the price.
    • Transfers between two tours is not included.
    • Please check in with a City Wonders representative both in the afternoon and in the evening.
    • This tour involves a fair amount of walking, comfortable shoes are recommended.
    • Entrance into churches requires a strict dress code. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women.
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  • Any cancellations made after 14:30 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 74.76
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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 4 - 8.5 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
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