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Underground Rome private tour with Basilica St Clemente
Availability: Tuesdays to Sundays
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English, Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Discovery underground Rome, fascinating and mysterious
  • Trek below the Basilica of St. Clemente
  • See the archaeological area of the Vicus Caprarius
What to expect

Journey under modern Rome and discover the fascinating and mysterious old Rome, rich in history, art and treasures. During your tour you will travel through centuries of art...and layers of history.

Trek below the Basilica of St. Clemente the find the churchs two underground levels. Enter the 4th century Christian church filled with medieveal frescoes and spectacular mosaics.

Then go even furthen down to reach two other ancient Roman buildings. See the 1st century pagean temple dedicated to the god Mithra, an eastern sun-related deity whose cult was imported from Asia Minor to Rome and spread above all among the military class.

Next explore the archaeological area of the Vicus Caprarius, just south of the Trevi fountain, where during restoration works on the modern Cinema Trevi remains of Roman buildings were found.

Here archaeologists found a reservoir of an aqueduct, the Acqua Vergine, connecting to the Trevi Fountain, as well as many items such as vases, statues, coins, mosaics, inscriptions.

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What's included
  • Private guide
  • Admission tickets to excavations of the Basilica and Vicus Caprarius
  • Transportation in a minivan with air-conditioning
What's not included
  • Gratuities
Where

Piazza della Repubblica, 47, 00185 Roma RM

Meeting point:

Meet your guide outside of the Boscolo Exedra Hotel, in Piazza della Repubblica.

What to remember
  • Minimum of 2 and maximum of 7 people per booking
  • Must be at least 4 years old to join this tour
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When
  • Tuesdays to Sundays at 2.00pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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