Tour the Vatican

2016 Jubilee of Mercy Upgrade

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Experience the Holy Year in Rome

Escape to Rome for 4, 5 or 6 nights and celebrate the Jubilee of Mercy! The Jubilee of Mercy is nearly a year long event that will begin with the opening of the Holy Door in Rome’s St. Peter's Basilica on December 8, 2015, and will end on November 20, 2016. Enjoy included tours of the Vatican and the Catacombs.

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare to Rome (FCO)
  • 4 nights in Rome at the Hotel Marcella Royal
  • Vatican Skip-the-Line Morning Tour
  • The Catacombs Afternoon Tour 
  • Breakfast daily

PLUS!

  • Round-trip airport transfers
  • 48-Hour Hop-on/Hop-off Bus Pass
Great Ways to Explore
  • Explore the ancient city of Rome, you’ll see a piece of history at every turn.
  • Jump to the front of the line at the Vatican during the Jubilee of Mercy, a year of remission of sins and universal pardon.
  • Your visit to the Catacombs will take you to underground burials dating back to the 2nd century.
  • See an unforgettable panoramic view of the city from the rooftop garden at the 4-star Hotel Marcella Royal.
  • While in Rome you will be surrounded by impressive art, sculptures, fountains, frescos, paintings, and more!
Package Overview

Pope Francis has called on the entire Catholic Church to rebrand itself as a place not of judgment or condemnation but of pardon and merciful love. The jubilee- commonly referred to as the Holy Year of Mercy, will begin on this year's Catholic feast of the Immaculate Conception. It will close on November 20, 2016, the day celebrated as the feast of Christ the King.


You’ll skip-the-line at the Vatican and tour the museum and the Sistine Chapel. Afterwards, you’ll partake in a tour of the 2nd century Catacombs.

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Package ID: PK-AER-FLY1-DUBAIR

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