Rome Tour Description
Christmas in Rome is a time of great joy & beauty for those visiting Rome at Christmas. If you're in Rome looking for a pilgrim Christmas tour, or visiting for Christmas markets, or simply looking for things to do in Rome for Christmas, then our Christmas in Rome Tour is perfect for you.
Nowadays, it's easy to lose sight of what Christmas is about. Eternal City Tours therefore offer you this Christmas In Rome Tour to help put the Christ back into Christmas.
What better place to celebrate and reflect on the mystery of God's birth than at the heart of the Church - Rome. Allow the doors of your heart to be opened to Joseph and Mary looking for a place to bring forth Jesus into your lives. Come Let Us Adore Him!
This fabulous Rome Christmas tour begins with a visit to the stunning golden Basilica of St. Mary Major, aka Santa Maria Maggiore. It is within this breathtaking ancient basilica, that we find relics of the manger in which the Christ child was lay on that first Christmas night in Bethlehem. Come and adore as the shepherds did and marvel at the wonder of God becoming a helpless baby for our sake.
From here, you will board your private warm minivan and be zipped across Rome to the picturesque Christmas Tree in Piazza Venezia for some quick photos before continuing on for a drop off to the Trevi Fountain. Spectacular when illuminated in the evening and assuming a special Christmas feel at during advent and Christmas, this is a wonderful and romantic experience.
From the Trevi Fountain we continue on foot past the ancient Pantheon to the bustling Christmas Market of Piazza Navona. Pick up some last minute gifts and stocking fillers, watch the exuberant market traders and street performers and simply revel in the atmosphere.
From there we continue on through Campo de' Fiori and it's Christmas market and restaurants up to our final stop - the Square of St Peter with it's huge Christmas Tree. This is also the site of a life size Christmas Nativity scene which opens on Christmas Eve. If you book this special tour on Christmas Eve, you also have the chance to attend Christmas Midnight Mass with the Pope. What could be more special than that?
So what are you waiting for? This Christmas in Rome tour is extremely popular and books out quickly. Book online below quickly to avoid disappointment. Do something special the Christmas and remember the joy of the Gospel.
Please Note: The tickets for Midnight Mass inside St Peter's Basilica with the Pope are no longer available. Mass would therefore have to be enjoyed in the square watching the big screens which also has a nice atmosphere in the crowds. In addition, if you book this tour for Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, the prices are more expensive. The Nativiy at St Peter's is only unveiled on Christmas Eve.