Rome At Your Leisure
Rome At Your Leisure Shore Excursion
For those who wish to tour Rome as a solo traveler, this Rome tour is for you. From St. Peter's Square to Ancient Roman ruins to the Spanish Steps, explore at your will. Be the boss of your own itinerary. Whether you want enjoy Roman cuisine, take a multitude of photos, shop, or just breathe in the atmosphere, this Rome excursion is ready for you to take the driver's seat.
From the port at Civitavecchia, take a shuttle bus to St. Peter's Square and debark. You may wish to stroll at will and admire the architecture of a site considered sacred to many in the world. You could proceed on your own to the Spanish Steps and see where a famous scene from the film The Talented Mr. Ripley was shot. Grab a cappuccino, maybe a slice of pizza, and watch the locals go about their lives. If you feel like it, go shopping at the many boutique stores in the area.
About a 15 minute walk from the Spanish Steps is the Trevi Fountain, a beautiful masterpiece designed by Nicola Salvi. It is a common tradition to sit on the edge of the fountain and toss a coin over your shoulder into the water.
No excursion to Rome is complete without a visit to the Ancient Roman ruins. An approximate 15 minute bus ride can take you to the ruins near Palatine Hill from the Spanish Steps.
If time permits, you can venture around the area, but it is important to return to St. Peter's Square for pick up and the return to Civitavecchia.
Consult with the driver for other tour suggestions and the final departure time and location for the shuttle back to port. Book this Rome tour today for a self-tailored Italy excursion enjoyed at your leisure.
Please Note: The pick up and drop off location on Sundays is near the Colosseum. Entrance fees to attractions/museums are not included with the price of this tour. This tour is intended for guests arriving in Civitavecchia. While guests staying in hotels are always welcome, they are responsible for arranging their own transportation to to the meeting location on the day of the tour. This tour can accommodate guests who are disembarking their cruise ship with luggage. You may bring luggage on this tour and leave it on the bus while touring.