If you only have a few hours in Rome, you can't miss the Colosseum. On this bus and walking tour, you will first see the highlights of Rome and then tour the Colosseum inside and out. Ride by Piazza Venezia, Piazza Del Campidolio (Capitoline Hill), as well as Circus Maximus and Aventine Hill. Take a guided tour through the Colosseum and see it in all its majestic glory.
Depart by bus and take a fun and relaxing drive through the beautiful streets of Rome. Your Rome day tour takes you through Piazza Venezia and to Capitoline Hill, designed by Italian master Michelangelo. See Capitoline Hill on foot and take in a great view of the Roman Forum. Drive to Circus Maximus, where the ancient Romans staged their chariot races. Visit Aventine Hill, once not even in Rome's city boundaries, but now a chic residential neighborhood. Pause in awe at St. Peter's Church, where you'll see another work by Michelangelo, the statue of Moses. Your tour finishes up at one of the greatest sites in all of Rome, the Colosseum. This incredible structure was once home to ancient Roman games, theater, and executions, all of which were witnessed by nearly 50,000 gawking Roman spectators. Tour the Colosseum inside and out with your guide and learn the stories behind this amazing ruin.
Your bus and walking tour of Rome will take you to and through some of the most impressive attractions in the city, as well as inside one of the greatest structures in the world, the Colosseum. Spend just a few hours exploring Rome, and you'll feel like you've seen the best. Visitors of all kinds can't miss this tour that gives you the highlights of Rome and ushers you into the fascinating Roman amphitheater.
Please Note: Tour pickup times begin approximately one hour PRIOR to the tour departure time listed. Pickups are only from hotels within the vicinity of Rome's city centre, within the Aurelian Walls. This includes hotels situated near the main railway, Termini Station, Via Veneto, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, and Vatican area. If your hotel is outside the Aurelian Walls, please enter "Tour Office" as your pick up location. This tour does not provide custom hotel drop-off. Full details will be outlined in your electronic ticket. This tour takes place in Rome. Guests on ships docking in Civitavecchia will need to make their own way to Rome from Civitavecchia (approximately 50 miles away) at their own expense. There is train service from nearby train stations, and the average trip takes approximately 90 minutes each way. Your cruise ship may offer a shuttle to a nearby station.