Retrace the steps of Dan Brown’s most loved character, Professor Robert Langdon, as you embark on an adventurous and super-interesting Angels and Demons guided tour! Visit some of the most famous castles in Rome and admire the majestic sculptures made by Bernini, Raggi, and Morelli as you immerse yourself in Roman history and art.
On your guided tour, you will experience the glorious castles and piazzas of Rome, each of which has its own hidden secrets. Uncover these well-kept secrets and unravel the mysteries of the Vatican as you explore all these different places with an expert guide on your Angels and Demons tour of Rome.
Why sign up for an Angels and Demons Tour in Rome?
Bid Adieu to Waiting in Lines
Steeped in rich history and art, all of Rome’s churches and Piazzas attract tourists from all around the world. More tourists mean more crowds, which then creates long waiting queues for all the attractions. But on your Angels and Demons Rome tour, you will have nothing to worry about! You can jump straight to the front of the queues at all the attractions and jumpstart your Angels and Demons tour.
Learn with an Expert Guide
To make your Angels and Demons tour as fun and interesting as Dan Brown’s novel, an expert guide will accompany you to all the attractions that you will visit during the tour. Being a local himself, your English-speaking guide will share with you all the secrets and mysteries behind some of Rome’s most famous sculptures and castles.
Comfortable Transfers Between all the Sites
Rather than using a map or asking people for directions to visit the different attractions in your Angels and Demons Tour, you can simply hop from one attraction to the next in your very own air-conditioned bus. Convenient, comfortable, efficient, and great value for money; we promise you that this is just the way your Angels and Demons tour of Rome will be!
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Choosing the Best Angels and Demons Rome Guided Tour
Before choosing your tour, take a look at the main features of each type of tour and then make an informed decision. Here’s a list of all your Angels and Demons Rome tour options and their highlights.
1Angels and Demons Full Tour with Transfers
Delve into the mysteries and secrets of Rome on your Angels and Demons tour! Be it Castel Sant'Angelo or S. Maria Del Popolo Church-your tour will cover all these attractions and many more! With an expert guide by your side and comfortable transfers in an air-conditioned bus, your Angels and Demons tour is bound to be super exciting! In fact, you can even give your inner Robert Langdons a break by indulging in some coffee and gelato during the tour as well.
2Castel Sant’Angelo Tours
Your tour will take you on a trip to the most famous castle in Rome-the Castel Sant’Angelo! Listen to your local guide as they tell you all about the history of this magnificent castle and the secret connection that the Castel Sant’Angelo has with the Vatican. Admire the beautiful sculptures created by Bernini and Morelli, and if that isn’t enough, climb to the top of the castle to enjoy stunning panoramic views of the Roman skyline.
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You can relive all your Robert Langdon fantasies as you retrace his steps on your Angels and Demons Rome tour. Here are some of the wonderful attractions you will visit on your guided tour.
St. Maria del Popolo Church
St. Maria del Popolo Church is a small temple with beautiful Renaissance decorations in its interiors. This Church is unlike other churches in Rome since it is not that high, has a practically bare ceiling but has remarkable decorations in each of its chapels. The Chapel Ceros is worth visiting as it houses two beautiful masterpieces by Caravaggio. The Chapel Chigi, built and decorated by Raphael, is another must-see chapel.
St. Peter’s Square
St. Peter’s Square was designed by Bernini during the 17th century. The square can house 300,000 people and is located in Vatican city, right at the foot of St. Peter's Basilica. Do spend some time in the square and admire Bernini’s work during your Angels and Demons tour.
St. Maria Della Vittoria Church
The St. Maria Della Vittoria Church appeared in the ‘Angels and Demons,' movie that starred Tom Hanks as Harvard Professor Robert Langdon. Revel in the candlelit atmosphere of the Church as you explore the extravagantly decorated interiors of the St. Maria Della Vittoria Church. Visit the Cornaro Chapel and marvel at the spectacular ‘Ecstasy of Saint Teresa’ sculpture made by Bernini-a sculpture widely regarded as one of the masterpieces of the Baroque period.
The Piazza Navona is a public square in Rome that is covered with three stunning fountains-the Fontana Dei Quattro Fiumi, the Fontana Del Moro and the Fontana Del Nettuno. The Fontana Dei Quattro Fiumi has four statues. The Fontana Del Moro or the "Seashell Fountain" was sculpted by Giacomo Della Porta. Bernini added the Moor figure to this fountain later on. The Fontana Del Nettuno was also created by Giacomo Della Porta in 1574. However, the fountain remained unfinished for nearly 300 years.
Fountain of the Four Rivers
The Fountain of the Four Rivers or the Fontana Dei Quattro Fiumi was designed in 1651 by Bernini. The fountain is located right in the center of the Piazza Navona. The four statues on the fountain depict the most important rivers of the continents where Christianity had spread. The four rivers depicted in this fountain are the Nile, Danube, Ganges, and Rio De La Plata.
Also known as Hadrian’s Tomb, the Castel Sant’Angelo is a fortress that is located on the right bank of the Tiber river. The Castle is a short distance from the Vatican and is made up of five floors. The upper part of the castle was the Papal residence and it is beautifully decorated with frescoes from the Renaissance era. The Castle also has an extensive collection of weapons that are worth visiting.
Are Angels and Demons Rome Tour Really Worth It?
Yes! The Angels and Demons Rome tour is definitely worth it! If you loved Dan Brown’s novel ‘Angels and Demons’, you will surely love going on this tour. The priority entry at all attractions and your expert guide will make sure that you have a hassle-free, interesting and enjoyable experience in Rome. The Angels and Demons tour covers all the main Churches and Piazzas of Rome and even includes transfers in an air-conditioned bus. So all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy your very own Robert Langdon experience!
Angels and Demons Rome Practical Information
The Castel Sant’ Angelo opens daily at 11am whereas the official Angels and Demons tour starts at 9am every day.
Getting to Castel Sant’Angelo
For the Castel Sant’Angelo tour, you will have to reach Ponte Sant’Angelo.
- By Bus: Bus routes 280, 40, 62, 64, and 98 all pass by the Ponte Sant’Angelo. The Acciaioli bus stop is a 3-minute walk away from the Ponte Sant’Angelo. The Paola and Lgt Sassia or S. Spirits bus stops are a 4-minute walk from Ponte Sant’Angelo. The Transportina or Conciliazione bus stops are a 7-minute walk.
- By Train: The closest train station to the Ponte Sant’Angelo is Roma San Pietro, which is a 26-minute walk. You can take the FL5 train and get off at this station.
- By Metro:Take Metro A to the Ottaviano metro station. This station is only a 2-minute walk away from the Ponte Sant’Angelo.
For the Angels and Demons guided tour, you will have to reach the Piazza Del Popolo.
- By Bus: Bus routes 120F, 150F, 490, 628, 89 and C3 will all take you near the Piazza Del Popolo. The P.Le. Flaminion bus stop is only a 1-minute walk away from the Piazza Del Popolo. You can even get off at the P.za Popolo bus stop, which is a 2-minute walk away from the Piazza.
- By Train:The closest train station to the Piazza Del Popolo is Flaminio, which is a 15-minute walk away from the Piazza. Trains FL5, R, and RV will all take you here.
- By Metro: Take Metro A to the Flaminio metro station, which is a 15-minute walk from the Piazza Del Popolo.
Keep these tips in mind before going for your Castel Sant’Angelo or official Angels and Demons guided tour!
- You have to book your tour tickets online and only contactless payments will be accepted for the Angels and Demons tour of Rome.
- At Castel Sant’Angelo, children up to the age of 17 years enjoy reduced ticket prices.
- Children in the age group 2-14 years enjoy discounted tickets for the Angels and Demons Tour.
- Some of the Churches you visit during your tour may have some clothing restrictions. It is advisable to wear clothes that cover your shoulders and back, and reach below the knees.
- Wear comfortable footwear on the day of your Angels and Demons tour of Rome since you'll be walking a lot during the guided tour.
On your Angels and Demons tour, you will be visiting the Castel Sant’Angelo, S. Maria del Popolo Church, S. Maria Della Vittoria Church, St. Peter’s Square, Piazza del Popolo and the Piazza Navona.
If you have booked your tickets for the Castel Sant’Angelo: Angels and Demons experience, you will meet your tour guide at the Ponte Sant’Angelo. The Ponte Sant’Angelo has also been known as ‘Aelian Bridge’ or ‘Pons Aelius’. So keep these names in mind as well, when going for the tour.
If you have booked your tickets for the Angels and Demons official tour, you will have to reach Piazza del Popolo. Try to reach your meeting point 15 minutes before your scheduled time for the Angels and Demons Rome tour.
The Castel Sant’Angelo Angels and Demons experience is about two hours long whereas the official Angels and Demons tour will last for three to four hours.
Yes, you will have to pre-book your Angels and Demons tour tickets online. Only contactless payments will be accepted throughout the tour.
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