School Religious Studies Trips to Rome
Discover Rome’s rich religious heritage
On a religious studies school trip to Rome, students will have the opportunity to reflect on the city’s religious heritage, whilst exploring their own beliefs. The city is simply bursting with enriching experiences, whether it be attending a Papal Audience participation session in St Peter’s Square or exploring the countless places of worship within the city.
As a core destination of Christianity, students will develop informed insights on fundamental questions relating to identity, belonging, purpose, truth, values and commitments – leaving them better positioned to express their own beliefs and discuss differing views.
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Our Recommended Itinerary
Here’s what your trip could look like
Flight to Rome
Piazza Navona and Campo de’ Fiori
Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps
St Peter’s Basilica
Catacombs of St Callixtus
Based on 4 day, 3 night tour for 36 members (+4 free places) travelling October 2019. Subject to availability.
- Return flights from UK to Rome
- Return airport transfers in resort
- Half board accommodation
- Travel insurance
- Free staff place ratio 1:10
- 24/7 support
- Vamoos travel app & info pack
- Tailor-made itinerary
- Piazza Navona
- Campo de’ Fiori
- Musei Capitolini
- Vatican Museums
- Sistine Chapel
- St Peter’s Basilica
- Catacombe San Callixtus
- Villa Borghese
- Trevi Fountain
- Spanish Steps
- Dedicated Tour Manager
- Hoodies and Polo Shirts
Popular places to stay in Rome
- Located in the centre of the Nomentano district
- Within walking distance of Piazza Bologna metro station
- Quad, triple, twin and single bed rooms
- En-suite facilities
- Cosy garden
- Breakfast room
- American bar
- Air conditioning
- Enjoy a delicious morning meal in the breakfast room
- Relax in the beautiful garden
- Sit with a drink in the bar
- Explore the Nomentano district
- Hop on the metro and go sightseeing in central Rome
Your journey doesn’t have to end here! See what else we can offer to help you get the most out of your tour. From dedicated Tour Managers to Party Leader Launch Packs, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your students.
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What our customers say
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Ms Pamela Jackson
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FAQs about this tour
Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.
Do you provide risk assessments for hotels?
Rayburn Tours have individual audits which are completed on every hotel/accommodation centre which we use. We are more than happy for you to see this should you wish. Our audits cover fire safety, means of escape and general safety.
What if the weather is bad on tour and it means we have to change our programme?
It’s no problem at all! If you are accompanied by a Rayburn Tours representative they will be happy to help. Alternatively, call us on the 24-hour emergency line. We will advise on all excursions where necessary, however, it may not always be possible to reschedule all activities in bad weather.
What does our insurance cover us for?
Our insurance providers offer comprehensive cover to our groups for the duration of their tour and is tailored specifically for schools, with specialist insurance policies for individual tour types. As with any insurance cover, it is vital that you read through the terms and conditions and that you declare any relevant information as requested. Please see our insurance page for further information and to see what is covered. For groups opting to take their own insurance, we highly recommend that you read all inclusions and exclusions prior to departure.
Is our Tour Manager fully DBS (formerly CRB) checked?
Our Tour Managers, Field Study Tutors and History Tour Guides, with UK citizenship, have an enhanced DBS check. Non UK citizenship Tour Managers cannot be checked under the DBS scheme. Rayburn Tours will seek confirmation that Tour Managers are suitable for working with children by liaising with relevant foreign agents and monitoring group feedback.
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