4 Days / 3 Nights Rome Extension

An Extension for the Roots of Your Faith tour

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Complete Land Package: $685 Includes deposit, taxes & fees

This is an extension available for our Roots of Your Faith tour. Please request the extension while planning your tour or select the extension during your online registration.

Group Size: Up to 37 travelers

What's unique about our Holy Land journeys?
  • We will experience the historical sites of Rome
  • All Sightseeing and entrance fees are included. Everything is taken care of!
  • Everyone stays at the same 4 star hotels, which allows for more touring time.
  • No time consuming pickups and drop-offs from different hotel locations.
  • Daily breakfast. Make new friends while you enjoy the local cuisine.
  • Our guides are the most experienced in the industry.
  • We provide life-changing tour experiences at the most affordable rate.
  • Experience an optional Mass by Pope Francis.
1Sunday | Rome Arrival
Welcome to Rome
  • We welcome you to Rome, one of the most beautiful cities in the world surrounded with Roman art and architecture and the capital of Italy!
  • Our representative will meet you with you at the airport and will assist you in your transfer to the hotel.
IconMeal included: Breakfast
IconHotel: Cardinal Hotel St Peter
2Monday | From Vatican City to the Colosseum and Roman Forum
Vatican City / Sistine Chapel / St. Peter’s Basilica / Colosseum and Roman Forum / Palatine Hill
  • After we enjoy breakfast, we will start our tour by visiting the Vatican Museums, the 6th most visited art museum in the world with a collection built up by Popes throughout the centuries. You will see famous paintings by Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael and Caravaggio.
  • Next we will visit the famous Sistine Chapel, the official residence of the Pope where you will see Michelangelo’s famous Sistine ceiling painting which depicts a scene from Genesis.
  • We will now visit St. Peter’s Basilica, believed to be the burial site of St. Peter, one of Christ’s Apostles and considered the first Pope.
  • We will walk to St. Peter’s Square, the picture perfect site well known for the Papal Masses.
  • We will enjoy free time for lunch.
  • In the afternoon we will walk to the Palatine Hill and tour one of the most iconic sites in Rome, the Colosseum. The massive amphitheater built in 70-72 A.D. by Emperor Vespasian and opened by his son Titus, is known for Its gladiator battles.
  • Next, the Roman Forum; a massive plaza surrounded by ruins of ancient government buildings, it was for centuries the center of Roman public life.
  • We will walk through Via Sacra and see the Temples of Vesta, an ancient Roman shrine dedicated to the virgin goddess of the hearth.
  • Visit the Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, built around 141 A.D. by the Emperor Antoninus Pius.
  • Next we will visit the Basilica Julia and Aemilia, which will give us a better perspective of the glorious past of the Roman Empire.
  • We will end the tour in the center of the center and return to the hotel.
IconMeal Included: Breakfast
IconHotel: Cardinal Hotel St Peter
3Tuesday | Free time and the Catacombs
Free morning / Basilicas / Ancient Appian Way / Catacombs of St. Callixtus
  • After breakfast, we has a morning to enjoy shopping and visit sites not included in the itinerary.
  • After lunch, we will start our tour in the afternoon by visiting the Basilicas of St. John in Lateran, the Cathedral and St. Mary Major.
  • Next we will Catacombs of St. Callixtus, mostly known for containing once the tombs of 50 martyrs and 9 popes from the 2nd and 4th centuries.
IconMeal Included: Breakfast
IconHotel: Cardinal Hotel St Peter
4Wednesday | Rome Departure
  • Transfer to Rome International Airport for your departure flight. We had a great time hosting you!

Optional:

If you would like to attend a Papal Mass in St. Peter's Square, please arrange your flight for the evening and check the official site for more information: www.papalaudience.org

IconMeal Included: Breakfast
IconAccomodation: Onboard

Dates & Rates – Land package prices listed are per person in U.S. dollars. Rates are based on double occupancy and inclusive of all taxes.

Departure Month Availability
July & August 2017
September to June 2017

These prices reflect a 3% discounted rate for cash and check payments.

A minimum of 2 travelers per tour.

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Join America Israel Tours' exciting and life-changing tours of the Holy Land. Our deluxe Holy Land tour includes superior first class hotels throughout, full Israeli buffet breakfasts and dinners every day at your hotels, all entrance fees, private sightseeing, escorted transfers and much more.

Included in your tour package:

What’s Included

  • 3 nights in 4* Hotel accommodation
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Transfer from and to the airport
  • Entrance fees
  • We strongly recommend the purchase of travel insurance package to protect your travel investment.

Not Included:

Not Included

  • Tips to guide, driver, and hotel staff
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended – please call us for travel insurance info)
  • Flight from Tel Aviv to Rome   (can be combined with your international airfare)

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