Cruise around Rome on a bus tour that takes you through all the major streets and to all the hottest attractions. Listen to informative and entertaining commentary along the way and learn about this fascinating city as you travel through Rome. Then enjoy a traditional Italian dinner at a local restaurant.
Discover some of the main monuments of the Eternal City in the romantic atmosphere of times past. Some of the sights you will see include the Fountain of the Nayads, the Exhibition Palace, Piazza Venezia, the Tomb to the Unknown Soldier, and the Capitoline Hill. Glimpse the Imperial Roman Age as you drive by and admire the Roman Forum, the Colosseum, the Arch of Constantine, and Circus Maximus. Leap into the Papal era when, driving along the banks of the Tiber, you see the Jewish Quarter complete with synagogue and the imposing Castel Sant'Angelo closeby that heralds your approach to St. Peter's.
Set in the ancient Aurelian Walls that frame part of the Villa Borghese park, you'll see two of the most beautiful gateways in Rome: Porta Flaminia, through which you can admire the Piazza del Popolo, and Porta Pinciana. Travel through Porta Pinciana to reach the famous Via Veneto, the symbol of "la dolce vita" in Rome. Make a stop at Piazza Navona to see Bernini's beautiful Fountain of the Four Rivers and at the Trevi Fountain, and keep up the tradition of throwing coins into the fountain. Finally, enjoy a traditional Italian dinner at a local restaurant. This night tour will show you the best of the Eternal City, in all its illuminated glory.
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.