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Rome Tiber Island and Underground of St. Nicholas in Prison Small Group Tour


Do away with the usual tourist spots in Rome and head to the Tiber Island to uncover its secrets underneath. Explore what is thought of as St. Peter's prison and ponder on its fascinating mysteries.

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Take a trip to Tiber Island, connected to Rome by two ancient bridges, this area holds some of the most intriguing locations in the city. Learn more about the island and its history from your archaeological guide. Visit an ancient church which will lead you underground for a fascinating look into the past.
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 10:15 Check in at Piazza San Bartolomeo
  • 10:30 Start of Tour
  • Tiber Island
    68092904_ML This unique parcel of land is shaped like a boat and has been connected to the mainland by two ancient bridges, earning it the name "the island between the two bridges." The area has always been associated with medicine and healing due to the fact that it was used as a hospital in the past.
  • The Church of San Nicola in Carcere (St. Nicholas in Prison)
    33898722_ML Head to an ancient church for access to 3 temples. Proceed to the underground level and arrive at an open space which used to be an ancient pathway for Romans to their market. Be amazed by how the structure has stood still for centuries.
  • 12:30 Tour Ends at San Nicola in Carcere
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Guests should not have serious fear of enclosed spaces (claustrophobia).
    • Guests with a limited range of movement are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions. In this circumstance, the participation cost will not be refunded.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 10.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 10:30 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2.5 hour(s)
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