St Peter and St Paul Basilica Walking Tour in Rome

Rome, Italy

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
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Overview

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If you're interested in religious history, don't miss visiting two of Rome’s historical basilicas on this tour with a knowledgeable guide. First up is the Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls, one of the lesser visited basilicas in Rome despite its status as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Then head to St Peter in Chains, located in the city center and home to a statue of Moses by Michelangelo. Learn about the significance of these sites dedicated to Peter and Paul, and visit the prison where they were once held.
  • Rome basilica tour
  • Visit the Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls, a World Heritage–listed papal basilica located south of the city
  • See St Peter in Chains, consecrated in the year 439
  • Learn about the history of Peter and Paul in Rome, including their imprisonment

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Gratuities

Departure Point

Santa Maria in Via Lata, Via del Corso, 306, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura, Piazzale San Paolo, 1, 00146 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Santa Maria in via Lata
Where St Paul was under house arrest in Rome
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
San Pietro in Vincoli
Holds the chains which bound St Peter in prison in Jerusalem and in Rome. Also holds Michelangelo's statue of Moses
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Carcer Tullianum
Prison where Sts Peter & Paul were held before their sentencing
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Basilica Papale San Paolo Fuori le Mura
Major Basilica where the body of St Paul is buried
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
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  • 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

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