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Rome: Walking Tour of the Catacombs, Aqueducts & Appian Way

Product ID: 131859
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Head out from Rome’s busy center and experience the beautiful Italian countryside. Visit the catacombs, aqueducts and Appian Way on a guided walk.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
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English
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Experience

Highlights
  • Head underground to the famous and mysterious Roman catacombs
  • Discover the nearby Circus Maxentius and Mausoleum of Cecilia
  • Enjoy a tour of the Appian Way and Claudian Aqueducts
Full description
Enjoy a 3-hour walking and sightseeing tour that takes you out of Rome and off the beaten path. Start with a visit to the eerie Catacombs of San Callisto. Your guide will tell you about this curious Christian burial chamber as you descend into the underground tunnels.

Hear the stories behind the ancient structures of Circus Maxentius and the Mausoleum of Cecilia Metella. See the Appian Way, which was one of the first roads built in ancient Rome.

Completed in the 3rd century A.D. the aqueducts served as the main water source for the city of Rome. Your guide will tell you how the design and construction of the aqueducts was important to the world of engineering.
Includes
  • 3-hour tour
  • Guide
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Booking fees
  • Headsets
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pick-up

When you get there

Meeting point

The meeting point is the bus stop at Via Cavour 224. The nearest metro station is Cavour (line B). Please arrive 25 minutes before the tour departure time.

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Know before you go
• The tour is not wheelchair accessible
• The catacomb tour is not recommended for anyone with severe claustrophobia
• Taking photographs is not permitted in the catacombs
• Proper dress is required to enter places of worship: No shorts or sleeveless tops are allowed for men or women. For ladies, shoulders must be covered and skirts or trousers must cover the knees
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From £72.19 £57.76 per person