of Bernini and Borromini and a highly popular meeting place for “Romans” with many outdoor cafes. Trevi Fountain, a jewel of water and stone, one of the most famous fountains in the world and surely one of the icons of Rome.Piazza di Spagna, with its refined eighteenth century atmosphere and the celebrated and elegant Spanish Steps , a 135 staircase that leads up to the Church of Trinità dei Monti. Then you will be transferred to the restaurant from where, after lunch, you will start, by minivan, the afternoon tour that includes the visit of two of the four Major Basilicas in Rome: St. Mary Major, the most important of Roman Churches dedicated to the Virgin Mary and St. John’s in Lateran, Cathedral of Rome and first Papal residence.
After a stop at the Holy Stairs, proceed to the Appian Way, the most important of the ancient Roman roads. The tour ends with the visit of the Catacombs, the burial grounds offering invaluable evidence of the customs and rites of the early Church years.