At 8 a.m. or the time you will indicate meet your driver at the dock : he will take you to Rome (about 1.5 - 2hrs drive) where you will meet your private guide. With your guide and driver you will have the chance to visit the highlights of Rome: providing the perfect introduction to the city.
This tour will start with a walk around the Colosseum to admire its exteriors and will then proceed with the visit of the Roman Forum, the center of Roman public life for centuries. In the forum, you will visit the most important buildings and temples: the Temple of Augustus where the funeral of Julius Caesar took place, the Via Sacra, and the Curia, the meeting place of the Roman Senate.
The tour will continue driving along Via dei Fori Imperiali to reach the Capitoline Hill, where the genius of Michelangelo has left its indelible mark in the form of the magnificent complex known as Piazza Campidoglio. From the Capitoline terrace, a breathtaking view of the ruins of the Roman Forum will encompass the once magnificent epicenter of the ancient city.
At Piazza Venezia, you will notice the impressive Victor Emanuel Monument, which commemorates the unification of Italy in 1870. Next stop will be Trevi Fountain: be sure to toss in a coin to insure your return to Rome! This would be a good moment to take a rest or to have a quick break for lunch or a gelato.
Not far are the lively Spanish Steps, a must-see in Rome. Then you'll head to the Pantheon Square, where the Pantheon - one of the greatest and best preserved Roman temples in existence is located.
The tour will end at the charming Piazza Navona, with its Baroque treasures and charming cafes. Last stop before leaving the Eternal City will be Saint Peter's Square, with its amazing colonnade designed by the genius of Bernini and the imposing Basilica of Saint Peter's (exterior only). After the tour the driver will take you back to the port and your cruise ship.
*Please note the itinerary may vary depending on the total time you will have available in Rome.
|Excursion with City Tour (1 - 2 people)|
|$596.00 per group|
|Excursion with City Tour (3 - 6 people)|
|$643.00 per group|
|Excursion with City Tour (7 - 9 people)|
|$811.00 per group|
The tour includes transportation and an English-speaking private guide (as per itinerary description). Lunch is not included in the tour pricing.
The tour departs from and returns to Civitavecchia.
Sites Included: Colosseum (exteriors only), Roman Forum (interiors included), Piazza Campidoglio, Victor Emanuel Monument, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Pantheon Square, Piazza Navona
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