Christian Rome in One Day – Luxury Private Tour

Rome, Italy

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icon7 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 2 more
Overview

This tour was design to cover, in one day and in a very comfortable way, the main places of Christianity.

We'll discover how martyrs planted a seed for the development of Christian religion in Rome, that quickly started to gain followers over the dominant paganism, up to the conversion of the Emperor Constantine (IV century AD).

Modern and air-conditioned Mercedes car or van (up to 7 seats).
Headsets provided for groups of more than 6 people.
Skip the line ticket to the Vatican Museums and to Saint Peter's Basilica
Lunch

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Your private driver will pick you up at the reception of your hotel in the city centre.

Itinerary
Stop At:  
Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano
We'll start our tour from the St John's Basilica, the cathedral of Rome. The historical and spiritual importance of this place will be explained in detail by your qualified tour guide. We'll visit the sanctuary of the Holy Stairs (the most important relics are preserved here).
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Then we'll head to another papal Basilica, dedicated to St Mary and also known as Our Lady of the Snows, for the miracle of its construction (you'll learn about it . . . )
Duration: 40 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
After a break for lunch of about 1 hour, we'll continue with the Vatican: we'll tour the museums and admire the jaw-dropping Sistine Chapel, painted by Michelangelo.
Duration: 2 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel is not only a masterpiece, but a place of pilgrimage with a high spiritual value.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
From the Sistine Chapel, we'll go straight to Saint Peter's Basilica.
Duration: 40 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
La Pieta
We'll admire the incredible statue by Michelangelo, La Pietà.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Tomba di Giovanni Paolo II
A special place in St Peter's is reserved to Saint John Paul II. We'll see his tomb in the church.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini
The majestic Baldacchino was designed by Gianlorenzo Bernini to frame the main altar of St Peter's church.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
To round off this intense experience, we'll walk in the elliptical square, admiring the perfection of the colonnade before and going back to the hotel (or wherever you wish to be dropped off) by car.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties. Learn more about cancellations.

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