Discover some of Rome's holiest sites such as the Scala Santa, the Basilica of Saint John Lateran and the Crypt of the Nativity. Then explore the catacombs.
Visit the Saint John Lateran, the oldest basilica in Rome famous for its Holy Steps
Discover the Basilica of Saint Mary Maggiore and be amazed by the Crypt of the Nativity
Enjoy the thrilling experience of exploring the ancient catacombs of Rome
You will start your tour of the Holy Rome with visiting two of Italy's major basilicas, the Basilica of Saint John Lateran and the Basilica of Saint Mary Maggiore. The Basilica of Saint John Lateran is Christendom's earliest basilica and has a rich history to explore. The magnficient building is famous for its Holy Steps, also known as Scala Santa. According to Roman-Catholic tradition, the steps were sanctified by the footsteps of Jesus Christ during his passion. Therefore the Scala Sante are one of the most important locations for those who come to Rome on pilgrimage.
Afterwards you will head to the Basilica of Saint Mary Maggiore, the largest Catholic Marian church in Rome and an authentic jewel of Roman churches. Insider the Basilica you will find magnficient frescoes and mosaics. Under the basilica's altar you will find the famous Crypt of the Nativity which is said to contain wood from the Holy Crib of the nativity of Jesus Christ. Finally, you will take a thrilling tour of the ancient catacombs of Rome. Explore the depths of the city and discover the secrets of early Christianity. Be fascinated by the numerous art pieces and learn more about early Christian art history. Your tour ends at the famous Appian Way.
• Free Wifi in the car
• Entrance fees
This deal can be cancelled for free up to one day before the date of the activity.