Ancient Four Major Basilicas of Rome Private Pilgrim Tour

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon5 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 2 more

Visit Rome’s four major basilicas in just half a day: this private tour provides a comfortable and hassle-free way to explore. The tour begins in the morning at St. Peter’s Square: venture into St. Peter’s Basilica to discover Christendom’s most significant church. Next, traveling by air-conditioned minivan, you’ll see the Basilica Papale San Paolo Fuori le Mura (where St. Paul is buried), the Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano (the only archbasilica in the world), and the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore (renowned for its important relics).
  • Explore four of Rome’s top basilicas in the space of a single tour
  • A private tour provides a more personal, intimate way to explore
  • Travel in the comfort of a private, air-conditioned minivan
  • Learn more about the landmarks and their centuries of history

All taxes, fees and handling charges
Professional Catholic guide
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Private tour
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City

Departure Time

8:30 AM

Return Details

Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, Piazza di S. Maria Maggiore, 00100 Roma RM, Italy
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Burial place of St Peter and the greatest church of Christendom. Also one of the 4 Major Basilicas of Rome
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Basilica Papale San Paolo Fuori le Mura
Major Basilica of St Paul where the body of St Paul is buried
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano
Cathedral of Rome and the only Arch-Basilica in the world.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
One of the 4 Major Basilicas of Rome containing relics of the Crib and an icon painted by St Luke
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Personal food and drink is not allowed to be consumed in the Basilicas
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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