San Clemente Underground, Church & St. Peter in Chains Tour

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

Discover the archaeological layers underneath the Basilica of San Clemente on a guided tour of this 12th-century church. Descend three levels under the church to see a 4th-century basilica, the remains of an ancient pagan Mitraic temple, and further below, the ruins of ancient Roman homes. Then walk to the nearby Basilica of St. Peter in Chains to view ancient relics and Michelangelo's famous sculpture of Moses.
  • Basilica of San Clemente archaeological tour with St. Peter in Chains tour
  • Visit a site that reveals the ancient history of Rome
  • Hear live commentary from your guide
  • Includes admission ticket for the San Clemente archaeological site

Entrance Tickets to the Archeological Site of San Clemente (10 euro value)
Expert English speaking guide
Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off

Departure Point

Via Celimontana, 30, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

3:00 PM

Return Details

Piazza di San Pietro in Vincoli, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Stop At:  
Basilica of San Clemente
Visit of the Basilica of San Clemente in Laterano and the archeological site.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Mitreo di San Clemente
Part of the visit of the archeological site under the Basilica of S. Clemente.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
San Pietro in Vincoli
Visit of St. Peter in Chains and Michelangelo's Moses.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Scalinata dei Borgia
View from St. Peter in Chains Basilica.
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not recommended for guests with mobility issues as the tour itinerary requires climbing and descending steps and well as walking on uneven terrain.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

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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