Individual Tours - Italy

Discover Christian Rome (7 days)
This tour is simply superb in every aspect, designed for the pilgrim desiring not only tours of the landmarks of Rome, but to witness and be a part of Christian life in Italy. This itinerary includes all the visual delights one needs to see, including audiences with the Holy Father.

Day 1 – Rome arrival:
Upon arrival at Rome International Airport, a representative of Aristotle Travel will meet and assist you with your transfer to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 2 – Audience with the Holy Father, Panoramic tour of the city:
The itinerary begins today with an audience with the Holy Father, followed by a panoramic tour of the city. Sites on the tour include the Piazza San Bernardo, the Piazza della Repubblica, Via Veneto, Piazzale Flaminio, Via Fiaminia, Ponte Milvio, Lungotevere, Foro Italico and the Via della Conciliazione. The tour ends with a visit to the Nervi Hall to attend the papal audience.

Day 3 – Visits to Basilicas; Ancient Appian Way and the Catacombs of St. Callixtus:
The tour begins today with visits to the Basilicas of St. Mary Major and St. John in Lateran, followed by a visit to the Chapel of “Domine Quo Vadis” on the Ancient Appian Way. The tour then stops for a visit of the Catacombs of St. Callixtus before returning to hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 4 – Vatican City:
The tour commences today with a sightseeing tour of Christian Rome, stopping first at Vatican City where we will visit the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican museums, the Vatican galleries and the Vatican Library Hall.

Day 5 – Rome:
This day is reserved for free time to explore the city.

Day 6 – Holy Father’s Blessing, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Piazza Navona, St. Peter’s Basilica:
First on the itinerary today is a visit to the Piazza San Pietro for the Holy Father’s Blessing, followed by a visit to the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, the Palazzo Madama and the Piazza Navona. The last stops on the tour are the Castel Sant’Angelo and a visit to St. Peter’s Basilica.

Day 7 – Rome departure:
Transfer Rome International Airport for departure flight.