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Catacombe San Sebastiano

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A series of underground passages containing the tombs of the early Christians.
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Via Appia Antica 136, 00179 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As part of our visit to Rome to wanted to walk along the ancient Appian Way. The catacombs are on route and they only offer tour guided visits and depending on your language there may be a short wait. Located beneath the Basilica of San...More

Thank ozboyz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour guide left us in the lobby as we waited for the English tour to start. Therefore another guide rushed is through half the catacombes so we only saw a very small portion of them. Disappointed in the overall tour as even when we...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a spectacular tour guide. I did not catch his name, but he projected his voice well so everyone could hear, and his English was excellent. A few days after this, we also visited the Catacombs of Priscilla and were very disappointed in that...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The tour was very interesting and was different to the other catacomb I have been to in Naples. However, it was very bad that photos were not allowed. It is a good place to stop along Via Appia Antica.

Thank RyanM7105
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Travelling with friends, we had one last day in Italy to spend after a cruise. Having dropped our bags at FCO and contemplating what we should do we grabbed a taxi to these catacombs. There is a nice tour available that has some interesting information...More

Thank kiwisc0t
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting tour, but please keep in mind that: 1) all the tombs are empty 2) no bones 3) no photos and/or video’s Nonetheless it was an interesting tour. Easiest way to get there is by Big Bus, but they cell you tickets for EU...More

Thank WynandvDyk
Reviewed July 6, 2018

The walk down the Via Appia Anitca Road was interesting if a little fraught as there are no pavements as such. However, when you get into the catacombs area it's virtually traffic free as there is a one-way system to the car park. You can...More

Thank KBRCS
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We got over that there were no bones to see like in paris but the tour guide was excellent and seeing the intact mausoleums were the highlight of our trip.

Thank Des S
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Was very dissappointed with this tour on Friday the 22nd June at 1230pm. Guide spoke quickly....very hard to understand. No bones to see and rushed thru the lower level. Not allowed to take photos (empty holes in the wall). It gets cool down there so...More

Thank Milz71
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Go down out on the Appian way, which is historic enough in itself, to see these amazing catacombs. We had a ticket as part of a big bus tour, which has a separate route out to the catacombs. A guided tour is 10 euro via...More

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equinn298
July 21, 2018|
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February 20, 2017|
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Take the Big Bus tour. It stops Right in front of the catacombs. Otherwise, You’ll have to take the metro and a taxi which is less convenient and more expensive in the long run.
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