Things to see in Rome italy • F7 Christian Rome & Underground Basilicas
Things to see in Rome italy: skip the line - Half day tour - BASILICA OF S. CLEMENT, CHURCH SS FOUR CROWNED AND THE CATHEDRAL OF SAN JOHN IN LATERAN.
12 participants maximum
Service with guide
The tour begins from the Basilica of San Clemente, the only church in Rome, built on three different levels, from the 1st to the 12th century, with the visit of two underground floors...
Things to see in Rome italy Highlights: – Enjoy the opportunity to live an experience in small groups – Go inside the Church of S. Clement, along with its underground – Go inside the the church of SS. Four Crowned – Go inside the Church of S. John in Lateran and visit the Holy Staircase – Explore treasures of Rome that most tourists don’t see
Enjoy a half-day walking tour of Christian Rome and discover the treasures underground churches in some of the more sensational. The tour starts at the Basilica di San Giovanni, the oldest of the four Papal Basilicas and considered the Church of Rome. It is the famous staircase Santa. The tour continues with a visit of the Basilica of San Clemente, the only church in Rome to be built on 3 different levels. Built from the 1st to the 12th century, from 2 underground floors can be explored, including the Mithras altar from the 1st century. Continue to the Church Santi Quattro Coronati, dedicated to four anonymous saints and martyrs. In 2002, an extraordinary series of frescoes was discovered with scenes of the Zodiac, Four Seasons, Liberal Arts, and King Solomon. Follow the story of Emperor Constantine and Pope Sylvester in the Chapel of St. Sylvester, where it is said that the famous Constitutum Constantini (Donation of Constantine) took place. Round off your visit to the church of S. Martino ai Monti, situated in via Monte Oppio, was founded by Pope Sylvester I on the land granted to him by the priest Equizio initially was a great oratory in honor of all the martyrs unknown, called “titulus Equitii” in memory of donation and still visible in the basement of the church.
Departure days: Monday, Thursday, Friday Tour starts: 2.30 pm. Duration: 3 hours Season validity: All tourist seasons
General info: The tour can be changed without notice due to weather and traffic. You can start the tour directly from the meeting point, or use the free pick up service from your hotel. Please refer to the Concierge for information about pick up schedules. In order to improve the quality of our services and to avoid delays in the pick up to each hotel, we kindly ask for your cooperation to be ready at the lobby of your hotel at the scheduled time.