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icon3 hours 15 minutes  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
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Overview

Peel back the layers of Roman history—quite literally—with a thrilling exploration of its underground tombs and chapels. Visit Roman Catacombs, home to stunning frescoes and thousands of centuries-old bones. Learn about early Christianity from your guide while meandering the endless darkened tunnels. Next up is the Capuchin Crypt, where you find the artistically displayed bones of 4,000 Capuchin monks.
  • Delve into Roman history as well as its vast underground while an expert guide shares stories of its ancient and religious past
  • Marvel at Capuchin Crypt's incredibly artistic bone displays and explore its individual rooms, such as The Crypt of the Skulls and The Crypt of the Pelvises
  • Learn about the Mythraic, a secret religion whose mysteries remain largely untangled
  • Enjoy the personalized attention that comes with attending a small-group tour
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Transport between sites in an air-conditioned bus
Expert English-speaking tour guide
Admission to all sites
Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Fontana del Tritone , P.za Barberini, 00187 Roma RM, Italy

In Piazza Barberini, just by the Triton fountain in the middle of the square.

1:45 PM
Piramide , 00154 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate guests with mobility impairments, wheelchairs or strollers on this tour
  • Photography is not allowed in the sites visited on this tour, due to their religious nature
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • From August 6th 2021, all Italy sites we visit will require clients and guides alike to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test completed within 48 hours prior to entry. They will also require a legal form of ID matching the vaccination or test results. More info on the Italian Government website
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Walks - Italy, Spain & Greece
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel.
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What is the policy on sanitization during Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel.
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What is the social distancing policy during Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group Crypts and Catacombs Tour with Bone Chapel.

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  • "if you get cold easily, I recommend to bring a light sweater because it will be a little cold underground." See review

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AdelaidaOrtiz
, Nov 2021
The guide was amazing and knowledgeable Made a pleasant experience Went above and beyond I will recommend this to my friends
star-5
Fantastic experience, definitely worth the money!
Daniel_D
, Nov 2021
Fantastic experience. You really do get a unique insight to the history of it all. It's very creepy but very fascinating! Definitely worth the money as you get a very detailed tour of the Crypts and the Catacombs and even a few extra locations. There was only 6 of us on the tour so it does feel quite personalised too which is good. Andrea, who was our tour guide, was brilliant. His knowledge was very impressive!
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Dear Daniel_D, Thank you for reviewing our Crypts&Catacombs with Andrea. We are really happy to hear you enjoyed both the guide and itinerary so much. We hope your time in Rome was wonderful and that you will join us again soon! All the best,
star-5
Not as creepy as you think, and in a way, beautiful
Dominic_B
, Oct 2021
I'm not going to ruin this for you, but if you are "on the fence" do not be! You'll leave with a new appreciation of how people have dealt with the inevitable, and it's not morbid (dare I say in a way - it's beautiful?). You'll see! Our guide was awesome, and the bonus of seeing the ancient aqueducts was a real plus! Highly recommend this tour.
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Catacombs tour
Ruth_D
, Jul 2021
Our guide was very knowleadgeble about the sites we toured. It was just my husband & me so we definitely got the personal treatment!
icon Response from Host , Jul 2021
Hi Ray, Delighted to hear you had such a great experience with Walks, and thank you so much for letting us know.
star-5
Another reopening tour
Michael_C
, Jun 2021
Due to the extremely recent reopening of Italy, this was our second tour that ended up being almost private. Andrea was our guide. He was very passionate, thorough and personable. It was a fantastic tour. If this type of thing interests you, you can not go wrong.
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Catacombs
Holly_S
, Mar 2020
Had a great time, very informative and interesting. Travel was nice in the van and guides were very friendly and sweet.
icon Response from Host , Mar 2020
Dear Holly S, Thank your for letting us know you had such a great time, and that our guides were all very friendly and sweet, as it really means a lot to us! We hope your time in Italy was wonderful and hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, The Walks Team
star-5
Great sights, great host
David-A
, Feb 2020
Julia was a fantastic host. She gave very thorough but engaging background information about the sights we visited (which were all great). I highly recommend this tour.
icon Response from Host , Mar 2020
Hi David-A! We appreciate that you have taken the time to share your review of our Crypts and Catacombs tour - thank you! We are delighted that our guide Julia showed you a wonderful time during your tour of ancient Rome, it is certainly fascinating to learn about this part of the city's past. We hope to tour with you again very soon! All the best, Bernadette
star-4
Crypt and Catacombs
Go61492053208
, Nov 2019
Our tour guide was excellent and we found the crypt to be disturbingly interesting. We also enjoyed roaming through the catacombs.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2019
Hi Go61492053208, It is fantastic to learn that you enjoyed your visit to the Catacombs. The Crypts can certainly be a lot to take, but fascinating all the same, and we are so glad you chose Walks to share this experience with! and we are thrilled that you chose Walks to share this experience with. We look forward to sharing another walk with you soon! All the best, The Walks Team
star-5
Halloween in the Crypts
Alan_M
, Nov 2019
Our tour guide - Antonella- was so nice & enthusiastic.The highlight was the Capuchin Monastery - bit weird but fascinating.The Catacombs were really impressive.Not sure about the final visit to John & Pauls house seemed out of sync with the previous 2 sites.Overall a really enjoyable day - perfect for Halloween.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2019
Hello aldubham, Thank you for your kind review! It is fantastic to learn that you enjoyed your Crypts the Bone Chapel and Catacombs with Antonella. We agree the Capuchin Crypts can be perceived as uncanny but very fascinating all the same. We hope that you had a wonderful time in Rome, and we look forward to sharing another walk with you soon! Warmest regards, The Walks Team
star-5
Passionate and enthusiastic guide makes all the difference!
Tula Z
, Oct 2019
Our guide, Antonella, was passionate and enthusiastic about the sites and history. She was also great with my kids - it made the tour completely enjoyable and worth it. It was the highlight of our Rome trip.
icon Response from Host , Oct 2019
Hello Tula Z, Thank you for your kind words about our guide Antonella! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and we hope to see you and your kids again for another walking adventure very soon! Warmest regards, The Walks Team

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