About The Catacombs
Itinerary - Departure from Piazza dellEsquilino Bus Terminal - Via Merulana - The Basilica of St. John in Lateran the mother of all churches built under the emperor Constantine the first Christian Caesar and renewed by Borromini in the XVII century visit - The Holy Stairs with the 28 steps ascended by Christ in Pontius Pilates house during his trial and supposed to have been brought from Jerusalem by St. Helena the Emperor Constantines mother Visit - Appian Way the Domine Quo Vadis Chapel - Catacombs Visit - Walking along the Via Appia Antica till the Monument of Cecilia Metella - Thermes of Caracalla. Includes - Sightseeing tour Excludes - Meals and Drinks unless specified - Personal Expenses - Tips and Gratuities - Optional Activity Costs Vatican Museums Closed on - November 01 2009 - December 08 25 26 2009 - January 01 06 2010 - February 11 2010 - March 19 2010 - Besides the following dates please remember that the Vatican Museums are closed during Sundays. Please Note - Visitors in shorts or sleeveless tops are not admitted to churches and Vatican Museums. - On Sundays and Bank Holidays visit of St. Mary the Major instead of Via Appia Antica. - Accompanied children under 2 are carried free of charge. - View hotel pick-up schedule. Pick-ups are 30 minutes earlier from 25 October to 31 March. Pick-up times are approximate and may change depending on the traffic situation. Pick ups are made with a variety of vehicles. Please note that you may have to change coaches.