The tour begins in the Appia Antica area, where the chapel of the "Domine Quo Vadis" is located. The church is built on the site where, according to an episode narrated in the Acts of Peter, the Apostle Peter, who fled from Rome to escape persecution of Nero, he would have met Jesus in vision. After that we will go to visit one of the Catacombs (San Callisto or Santa Domitilla or San Sebastiano), the first refuge of the Christians. before going to Avignon in France and going back to Rome later in the Vatican area. Visit of the Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano, the oldest of four papal basilicas, considered "The Church of Rome", the mother of all the Cathedral churches, the place where the bishop is based. The tour continues with a visit by bus along the Via Cristoforo Colombo to reach the Scala Santa with an explanation from the outside. We will continue with a visit to the Basilica of San Giovanni (internal visit) and Santa Maria Maggiore (internal visit) the tour ends with a view of the Esquiline Hill.
TOUR AVAILABLE : APR-OCT MONDAY,WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY; NOV-MAR WEDNESDAY AND SUNDAY.
PMEETING POINT: Termini Station 2.30 PM Piazza dei Cinquecento 51
RETURN: 5.30 PM About.Bus stop at:Lungotecere Marzio/Piazza dei Tribunali/Via Bissolati/Stazione Termini.
THE STAGES OF THE TOUR
- APPIA WAY
- ST. GIOVANNI IN LATERANO
- ST. MARIA MAGGIORE
THE TOUR INCLUDED
PICK UP OF THE HOTEL
DROP OFF OF THE HOTEL
Comfortable sportswear, sneakers.During summer period, we recommend that you wear hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.Access to the church is not permitted in shorts, miniskirts, nor bare shoulders.For safety reasons, you are permitted only medium and small backpacks. Nor are you allowed to carry large backpacks, camping gear, bulky bags, luggage or liquids.
6+ Departures only with a minimum group of 6 participants.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.