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Rome: Angels and Demons Tour Half-Day Semi-Private
"Explore Rome following the trail of Dan Brown's best seller enjoy the tour discovering Rome's “Angels and Demons” along the path of the Illuminati.The treasure hunt through the Eternal City follows the itinerary of the Illuminati.The tour begins at Pantheon where Robert Langdom the protagonist of Dan Brown's book casually arrives because he misunderstood a clue. His actual destination is the church of Santa Maria del Popolo in Popolo Square that is also our second stop. The church is famous for his beautiful painting and his Chigi chapel where Robert Langdom will find the first dead cardinal branded with a “EARTH” on his chest.Next stop will be St. Peter's Basilica the Centre of Christianity.At the centre of the square there is an obelisk surrounded by a meridian with the wind rose. On the “ West Ponente” oval tile the protagonist finds another dead cardinal branded with “AIR”. Then
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Skip the Line: Rome Everything and More in a Private Tour
"Enjoy the Colosseum with its rich history of gladiators slaves and ferocious animals but also cruelty discipline and clemency. The visit begins on the site that over the centuries has become the symbol of the city: the Colosseum built by the emperors of the Flavian dynasty. Moving on you'll visit the area that witnessed the birth and development of the Roman civilization: the forum. Political
From EUR270.00
 
Evening Special - 2 hour segway Tour of Rome
"The tour starts in the heart of the Jewish Quarter at Piazza Mattei facing the lovely Turtles Fountain. After a short Segway training session we proceed to the most colorful square of the city center: Campo de' Fiori. Then we cross the river to arrive at Castel Sant' Angelo from there you'll take in an unforgettable night view of St. Peter's Basilica (The Vatican). Next stop Piazza Navona with the stunning Bernini's Fountain of the Four Rivers. From there we glide over to the Pantheon - Rome's majestic ancient temple devote the Temple of Hadrian and the Trevi Fountain. Seeing the Trevi Fountain at night is something you will never forget. Our last stop is at the captivating Piazza Venezia. To end the tour we zip through the ancient Capitoline Hill eventually returning to the office at Piazza Mattei."
From EUR50.00

Most Viewed What to Pack in Vatican City

Don't forget to pack some appropriate clothing!

The dress code for touring around the Vatican, especially St. Peter's Basilica, is fairly simple but it is enforced, and who would want those rather expensive tickets or time spent in the line-up to...
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Jefie
Nov 02, 2014

Wonderful souvenir to take home!

This is a wonderful souvenir in the form of a refrigerator magnet to take home with you back to your country or to present to your friends and relatives as gifts! It is marvellous to look at and...
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hopang
Aug 10, 2009

it is totally borrowed, USEFUL info

from TRvel newsletter from Contra Costa TimesSpeaking Italian and Latin will be useful language to know, I could have learnt it at high School, but only spending two years there, missd the grade 0...
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kenHuocj
May 03, 2008

Vatican day-trip packing list

If you leave most of your luggage at your accomodations, just a regular backpack or shoulder bag should be fine for a day trip to the Vatican. I just used a plastic shopping bag and I was fine....
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fairy_dust
Aug 20, 2007

Wrap it up, ladies!

When visiting in the summer, it does get pretty warm in Italy. However, make sure to bring a light jacket, wrap, shawl, etc. Most of the churches/basilicas require women to have their shoulders...
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msbrandysue
Jun 22, 2007

Pack for the sunshine!

Luggage with wheels is always a good idea, wherever you are travelling. ~ Light coloured clothing that doesnt absorb the sun as much as dark clothing. Pack comfortable walking shoes and casual...
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Jenniflower
Apr 10, 2006
 
 
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Packing...

You can't take a bag into the Vatican Museums - you will have to leave it at the locker room where it will be safe until you get back... I'd recommend taking just a small backpack so you don't have to...
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CandS
Jul 03, 2004

You have to bring!

Never forget your camera, if you take pictures without flash it is not forrbidden to take pictures in that case!also you can bring some bottles to fill it up with the sacred water from the...
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dr.firas
Jun 07, 2004

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Please, bear in mind that women wearing shorts and mini skirts are not allowed to the Cathedral of Saint Peter. Though our guide was very intelligent and well-read, she did not warn us against mini,...
maxovna
Sep 12, 2002

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Pack a camera and plenty of film. There are TONS of things to photograph in the Vatican. While there are places in the Vatican to buy film, like any tourist area, it is expensive. An...
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balfor
Aug 26, 2002

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Take a bag with you for the souvenirs. If you are into Catholic imaginery, this is a great place. Well, you can have this stuff for lower prices in many other cities, but this is the Vatican after...
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DanielF
Aug 26, 2002

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Vatican City requires proper attire for people going into its buildings and the Vatican Gardens. For men, make sure that you have long pants and - though this is not quite as important - collared...
James63
Aug 26, 2002

Packing List should include decent clothing.

These are the Swiss Army Guards......they guard the Pope. There are other guards at the front entrance who will not let you in if you are not dressed in slacks....no shorts allowed.
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Kodi01
Aug 25, 2002

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Let's spend some time now and talk about this all-important question: What's the DRESS CODE like here? When you visit the basilicas and many of the other churches here in Italy (yes, the Vatican...
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Krystynn
Aug 24, 2002

Top Hotels in Vatican City

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Via Fornovo 3, 00192
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Via Germanico 99, 00192
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Via Ruggero Fiore 50, 00136
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Piazza del Risorgimento 20, 00192
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Via Delle Milizie, 76, 00100
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Via Candia 121, 00197
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Top Things to Do in Vatican City

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Sistine Chapel - Cappella Sistina

part two of my tips with more stolen shots of the Sistine Chapel. The Capella Sisitan (Sistine Chapel) is the most famous Attraction of Vatican City and is closely followed by Saint Peter's Basilica....
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Vatican Museums - Musei Vaticani

more pictures of the spectacular 3 dimensional frescoes this time long the Gallery of Cartographic Maps. this will be pictures of the spectacular 3 dimensional frescoes painted on the ceiling of the...
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St. Peter's Basilica - Basilica San Pietro

this time pictures of the entrance to Saint Peter's Tomb the Central Part of the Basilica is the High Altar of which lies above the Tomb of Saint Peter Below of which there is a dual stairs going to...
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Dome of St Peter's Basilica - Basilica San Pietro

The Cupola of the Saint Peter's Basilica is a masterpiece done by Michaelangleo Buonarotti of which you can see it's grandeur in the middle of the Basilica and even close up if you happen to get the...
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Piazza San Pietro - St Peter's Square

this will be pictures of the Saint Peter and Paul Statues along the front of the Saint Peter's Basilica Welcoming the Pilgrims and Guests to Vatican City. Saint Peter's Square is the main public...
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Vatican Necropolis - Scavi

The Scavi Tour is a tour of about twelve people, with limited tours throughout the day. You're led underneath St. Peter's Basilica to the excavated area below where they believe St. Peter is buried....
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Top 5 Vatican City Writers

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icunme

"Vatican City - Holy See"
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Diana75

"The Holy See: A Pilgrim's Report"
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Escadora7

"Destination: Citta Del Vaticano"
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dr.firas

"A country in a City!"
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hopang

"VATICAN CITY"
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