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These catacombs is the greatest and one of the most important places of Rome, founded in the second century and is still impressing every visitor.
Catacombs of St. Callixtus is one of the most important Christian burial sites of Rome, a few popes are buried here, and other Roman bishops, dozens of martyrs and the multitudes of Christians.
Photo: Catacombs of St. Callixtus, © Steve Collis | Flickr
At the beginning of the catacombs is an ancient staircase, along which you can see the graffiti of pilgrims.
Photo: Crypt of the Popes, © History Stack | Flickr
The most interesting place in the catacombs is Crypt of the Popes, where the sarcophagi are. This place is also called "the little Vatican".
In the crypt of St. Cecilia you find the sarcophagus of the martyr, patroness of sacred music.
The catacombs of St. Callixtus on the mapLocation: Via Appia Antica, 110/126
from 9 am to 5 pm
More places to visit in Rome
It is the largest and most famous fountain in Rome, here were filmed scenes from many cult films, and many travelers throw coins in it to go back again to the Eternal City.50
It is difficult to resist the temptation and not to try all the desserts, because each dessert is prepared according to an ancient recipe.3
Giovanni Fassi's gelateria
The Giovanni Fassi's gelateria exists since 1880 and is considered one of the oldest not only in Rome but throughout Italy.24
The Tiber river
All bridges аcross the Tiber were built in different architectural styles, but each one of them is the perfect observation deck.8
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi
The masterpiece of Italian baroque truly deserves being one of the most beautiful fountain in the world - gorgeousness, majesty and magnificence.5
Campo de' Fiori
Square in Rome where houses and huts of fishermen are located in a chaotic manner, there is a market where you can buy fresh fish and vegetables.4
One of the most beautiful squares in Rome is located at the foot of the Capitol, near the Roman Forum. The most striking figure of the square - a monument to Victor Emmanuel II.6
The most horrifying place in Rome - Crypt - keeps thousands of Capuchin's bones and only people of iron nerves feel free to go down to this place.5
One of the most important roads in the Ancient Rome, and the interesting place to visit, known for it's catacombs and tombs, located along it.41
Terrazza Paradiso Restaurant
From the terrace of the restaurant opens a unique view of the high hills and castles and the eternal city, which within the night lights shimmers with all the colors of the rainbow.8
The Colosseum is number one in the to-see-list for Italy and has almost 2000-years history with the fights of the gladiators and the dramatic shows.57