Beat the crowds at Rome’s Pantheon by being the first people through the doors with an expert guide, as dawn comes up over Piazza della Rotonda.
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After first exploring the Piazza San Pietro we enter the basilica, birthplace to the mightiest religious power and culture. Upon entering you will immediately be thrust into one of the largest and most inspiring churches in the world, where majestic artworks and incredible architecture are everywhere you look.
Excavations of the Republican port city of ancient Rome and its military base at the mouth of the Tiber river will come alive as we explore the legacy of a coastal Roman city whose busy daily life can still be experienced today.
Rome’s most enduring monument, standing proud in a piazza for two thousand years still with its roof in place. This tour brings you inside the temple to all gods – now a Christian church – and shows you the precision of Roman marble, the brilliance of the artistry, and the final resting places of the modern-era kings of Italy.
Come and experience with us the awe of the sacred catacombs, the burial grounds of the early Christians in Rome whose numinous presence under the consulate roads of Rome continues to attract visitors and pilgrims from all over the world today.
A trip around Rome’s most historic neighbourhood, the Jewish Quarter, makes for a fascinating pastime. The medieval streets, narrow vincoli, charming boutiques, cafes and restaurants retain much of their old character.
For centuries Rome has been a place of Christian pilgrimage, from the 1st century AD until the present age. Traces of the primitive Christian Church are found all over the city. On this unique itinerary we follow the development of the early Christian community with visits to Rome’s most sacred sites to see the art and architecture that pioneered the way for what became the Western World’s most powerful cultural heritage – the Papacy.
The ruins of ancient Rome will come alive as our expert guide unfolds the history, architecture, politics and intrigue of ancient Roman life in the city. From Rome’s earliest development (10th century BC) between the Seven Hills of Rome, through the Kings, Consuls and Emperors, we will explore the numerous ruins.