Rome (Civitavecchia) Catacombs Excursion Reviews

This curious underground maze of tunnels, hollowed out of the volcanic rock, is where the early Christians, persecuted by the Romans, had to practice their religion in secret and bury their dead.
Catacombs and Italian Countryside including lunch at a restaurant.
Sail Date: August 2017
Catacombs and Italian Countryside including lunch at a restaurant. To say we don't usually do ant excursions this one was very enjoyable and good value for money
Catacombs and Italian Countryside including lunch at a restaurant. To say we don't usually do ant excursions this one was very enjoyable and good value for money Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: P&O Cruises
Catacombs were great but only 30 minutes there.
Sail Date: August 2017
Catacombs were great but only 30 minutes there. The rest of the 8 hour day was spent on bus going to lunch and then again on bus to Pope's summer home. Interesting but definitely way too much time on the bus and too little at
Catacombs were great but only 30 minutes there. The rest of the 8 hour day was spent on bus going to lunch and then again on bus to Pope's summer home. Interesting but definitely way too much time on the bus and too little at Catacombs. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Oceania Cruises
We did the catacombs during the day because it was not as cold in the catacombs as outside.
Sail Date: January 2017
We did the catacombs during the day because it was not as cold in the catacombs as outside.
We did the catacombs during the day because it was not as cold in the catacombs as outside. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Fine tour with plenty of walking, great sites and a nice lunch near the Colosseum
Sail Date: September 2016
Fine tour with plenty of walking, great sites and a nice lunch near the Colosseum
Fine tour with plenty of walking, great sites and a nice lunch near the Colosseum Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Carnival Cruise Line
Picked up a port.
Sail Date: June 2015
Picked up a port. 1 hr drive to Rome. Only 7 of us so it was relaxing not rushed. The only place that was hot and crowded was Vatican museum. The colosseum is very large and crowded. You could spend lots of time there if you have it. We ... Read More
Picked up a port. 1 hr drive to Rome. Only 7 of us so it was relaxing not rushed. The only place that was hot and crowded was Vatican museum. The colosseum is very large and crowded. You could spend lots of time there if you have it. We didn't. Buy your tickets before you leave home.vatican also. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Booked this tour and got see the crypts and catacombs inside one of the churches - you are not ...
Sail Date: May 2015
Booked this tour and got see the crypts and catacombs inside one of the churches - you are not allowed to take photos but seeing all those human bones and how they have the ceiling and walls all decorated with them is quite spooky and then ... Read More
Booked this tour and got see the crypts and catacombs inside one of the churches - you are not allowed to take photos but seeing all those human bones and how they have the ceiling and walls all decorated with them is quite spooky and then we toured the 3 levels down under one of the churches and we saw such history in the city of Rome Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
This stop was part of the City Tour and was added because the Vatican museum was closed.
Sail Date: October 2012
This stop was part of the City Tour and was added because the Vatican museum was closed. The catacombs were neat to see and I learned a lot from the guide.
This stop was part of the City Tour and was added because the Vatican museum was closed. The catacombs were neat to see and I learned a lot from the guide. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Carnival Cruise Line
Truly something to see.
Sail Date: September 2012
Truly something to see. Don't miss it. Very moving.
Truly something to see. Don't miss it. Very moving. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
After a fairly long bus ride in heavy traffic we entered Rome and went to the Catacombs for a ...
Sail Date: April 2012
After a fairly long bus ride in heavy traffic we entered Rome and went to the Catacombs for a guided tour which was very enlightening. We then went out to the country side to a little hill top town which is home to the Pope's summer ... Read More
After a fairly long bus ride in heavy traffic we entered Rome and went to the Catacombs for a guided tour which was very enlightening. We then went out to the country side to a little hill top town which is home to the Pope's summer palace. From there to a "farm" where we had lunch. Except for the long time on the bus, the tour was very good. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Regent Seven Seas Cruises
more interesting than expected, but a bit too close for cmfort.
Sail Date: July 2011
more interesting than expected, but a bit too close for cmfort.
more interesting than expected, but a bit too close for cmfort. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Azamara Club Cruises