Enter the Church of Illumination for a glimpse of ‘il Passetto’, the secret passage connecting the Vatican to notorious Castel Sant’Angelo. A unique experience that will let you visit the most beautiful piazzas in Rome as well as the unexplored sites where pagan symbolism and Christianity intermix to reveal a disturbing ancient truth.
The tour starts from Piazza del Popolo, on the steps of Santa Maria del Popolo church located next to the big archway in the city of Rome. You will be picked up from here in an air-conditioned coach and accompanied by an English-speaking guide taken on an ‘Angels and Demons’ tour based on the book by Dan Brown.
The story of Angels and Demons involves a conflict between an ancient group, the ‘Illuminati’ and the Roman Catholic Church. Take this treasure-hunt like romp through the Eternal City of Rome, follows the path of the ‘Illuminati’, a secret brotherhood which acts as a shadowy power behind the throne.
Visit Santa Maria del Popolo church, Piazza del Popolo, St. Peter’s Square, Santa Maria della Vittoria church, Pantheon, Piazza della Minerva, Piazza Navona and Castel Sant’Angelo.
Explore Castel Sant’Angelo from the inside. It is a towering cylindrical building initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The popes converted the structure into a castle in the 14th century. In Dan Brown’s novel, the location was the secret lair for the Hassassin (the killer) and the last existing church of the Illuminati.
After exploring the castle and learning about Hassassin’s plan to blow up the Vatican City and other secrets, the tour ends at Castel Sant’Angelo.
Transportation in an air-conditioned coach English-speaking guide Entrance fee to Castel Sant’Angelo Map of the Illuminati Coffee break
Hotel pick up and drop off Lunch
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
A must visit for all Angeles and Demons fans...
The tour was excellent. A combination of history, the novel and humour. Roberto is most likely one of the best guides I have come across. This tour is an absolute must....
South Africa, 16/Oct/2015
Louise was absolutely the BEST! She gave us much more than just a tour, and the information was incredibly good. I have been to Rome several times as a Latin teacher with my...
United States, 19/Dec/2012
The Official Angels and Demons Tour was the first onr I chose when planning my trip to Rome and I was eager to take it, I could hardly wat for it and how disappoindted I was when...
The Republic Of Moldova, 20/Mar/2014
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