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Private walking tour of the Christian Rome

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On a private walking tour of the Christian Rome, you will visit some of the most important churches of Christianity. First of all, the MATER ECCLESIA: St. John the Lateran. This church is the cathedral of Rome, do you know who is its bishop? The Pope himself. It is the first church ever built and even today it is one of the most visited ones. A legend tells that in the canopy on top of the main altar, in the 2 statues of Silver of St. Peter and St. Paul, there are the skulls of the two saints.In the left transept there is a piece of the table of the last supper.Many popes are buried in this basilica and during the Jubilee the holy door is open to the Pilgrims. Right by St. John there is one of the most visited place by the Christians: the Holy Steps. St. Helen moved the steps of the palace of Pontius Pilate from Jerusalem to Rome and every day, thousand of pilgrims go up the steps on their knees. In the church of St. Croce in Gerusalemme, your guide will show you some of the most important relics in the world: a piece of the Cross of Jesus, a nail, 2 thorns of the crown and the Tile.The last stop is the basilica of St. Mary Major, with the relic of the manger of Jesus. The chapel Sistina and Paolina house the tombs of some of the most important popes of the XVI and XVII centuries. The mosaics are the original ones of the V century.contact us and together we will organize the vacation of your dream.

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