Many people have visited the Trevi Fountain, but few have ventured underneath it. Go behind the scenes to discover Rome’s original aqueducts—along with two other of Rome’s best-kept secrets—on this family-friendly underground tour. Children of all ages are welcome, with entertaining commentary from your own private guide. You’ll also get a peek at a subterranean stadium, and wander through a crypt made entirely of human bones.
A family-friendly underground tour of subterranean Rome
Visit three behind-the-scenes attractions, from an ancient aqueduct to a crypt made of skulls
Listen to entertaining commentary from your guide, with little-known historical facts
Enjoy a fun and lively excursion for all ages, with a side of Rome few tourists ever get to see
Private kid-friendly guide for 3 hours
Tickets for the three sites to be paid on site
Departure & Return
Via Vittorio Veneto, 27, 00187 Roma RM, Italy
Stadium of Domitian, Via di Tor Sanguigna, 3, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
What To Expect
Museum and Crypt of Capuchins
Your tour starts with the visit at the Crypt of the Bones, which is generally known as Capuchin Crypt. Here you can find the bones of 3700 bodies, believed to be Capuchin friars, arranged in six chapels and crypts. You will notice that all types of bones, from the skulls to the leg bones, are arranged in different objects designs.
Then, your private guide will take you to the City of Water, the Vicus Caprarius. It is located under the Trevi fountain and here you can see the rests of the aqueduct of the Aqua Virgo completed in 19 BC by Marcus Agrippa. Here, different ages of Roman history can be noted, from the Aqua Virgo to the Domus of the Imperial Era, to Nero's big fire.
Finally, you will reach the first permanent stadium for athletic competitions in Rome. Located under Navona Square, the Domitian Stadium was commissioned by the Emperor Titus Flavius Domitianus as a gift to the Romans.
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
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Near public transportation
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.Learn more about cancellations.
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