Rome's Saint Clement's Basilica - 90-minute tour in English

Cultural & Theme Tours in Italy
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Tour description

Uncover ancient Rome hidden underneath modern streets on this 90-minute guided tour of Saint Clemen't Basilica. See the places that very few get to see. Explore the hidden gem of Rome that contains 2000 years of history in one complex. See ancient houses, apartment buildings and even a pagan temple buried underneath a medieval Basilica of Saint Clement. Leave Rome knowing so much more than an average tourist.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Basilica of San Clemente, Rome, LazioOn this 90-minute guided tour, you will discover the ancient Basilica of Saint Clement. This Basilica is a must-see hidden gem of Rome. This fascinating site boasts 4 levels of ancient Rome in one complex. Under the guidance of an expert guide, you will explore the Basilica of San Clemente, built on top of an ancient, 4th century church, built on top of a 2nd century pagan temple, built on top of a 1st century apartment building. Uncover the original place of conclave where the Popes were elected in the middle ages and the room, where a Pope changed his name for the first time. See the burial place of St. Cyril, creator of Cyrillic alphabet, and a private pagan temple of Mithra. Your guide will bring these perfectly preserved remains to life for you and show you the sites very few get to see.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

What's included

  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Small Group
  • Expert, historian guide
  • Headsets for groups of 10 people and more
  • Tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica of San Clemente

What's not included

  • Food/Drinks
  • Transportation
  • Pick-up/Drop-off
  • Gratuities (Recommended)