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Exclusive Catacombs After Closing and Bone Chapel Tour

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  • Explore the Roman Catacombs after it has closed to the public 
  • Discover dimly lit tunnels in the absence of large crowds 
  • A small group limited to 15 ensures an intimate atmosphere 
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Exclusive Catacombs After Closing and Bone Chapel Tour
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Overview
Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the Roman Catacombs after closing time on an evening tour in Rome. After the catacombs have closed to the public, you’ll explore the subterranean labyrinth and the Capuchin Crypt in a small group limited to 15—to ensure an intimate atmosphere is maintained. Enjoy an unmissable crowd-free experience and listen to commentary that brings the dark history of the tunnels to life. All entrance fees are included.
What to Expect

Greet your guide at a central Rome location after the Roman Catacombs have closed to the public. As you descend to the underground tunnels, you’ll hear the story of the macabre Bone Chapel, built using the remains of more than 4,000 monks.

Explore the tunnels in relative tranquility, visiting the Capuchin Crypt and the Catacombs of Saint Priscilla, and relish a crowd-free environment that adds to the eerie atmosphere of the Roman Catacombs.

Your tour concludes at your original departure point.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Amazing experience

We went on a Sunday evening and this was one of the best tours we have ever undertaken! Very easy to find meeting point and our guide Andrea was extremely knowledgable and passionate about the Catacombs. The tour ran for 2.5 hours and was interesting...More

Thank Molly A
Reviewed 1 week ago
Knowledgeable Guide

Very good tour, but not my favorite place in Rome. The skulls are eerie, the catacombs are cool (literally and figuratively), but much better things to see in Rome.

Thank elpucci2016
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great experience and welcomed alternative to summer heat!

This tour was a great experience and a welcomed alternative to schlepping the crowded streets in the blazing July sun. Our guide's English was one of the best in all of our time in Italy. Just looking at the bones and being in the catacombs...More

Thank cyoung2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent

This was an excellent trip which we thoroughly enjoyed from start to finish. Our guide was fantastic - she was very knowledgeable and had a passion for her work. I would recommend this trip.

Thank Helen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bone chilling!

What an amazing tour! Our guide was so informative and truly excited about sharing the details with us. We even got to visit places after dark that day tours never get to see. Our group included kids as young as 12 up through adult and...More

1  Thank Ellenbmomof3
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The entire tour is about 2 1/2 hours - that includes the bus ride to get to the Capuchin crypt and to the catacombs.
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