Ancient Rome + exploration tour from Civitavecchia

  • DRIVING  TOUR FROM CIVITAVECCHIA – 9 HRS

We offer you a private customized tour of the most spectacular monuments and sights of Rome with our comfortable and air conditioned Sedan/Van departing from the port of Civitavecchia. You will have a fluent English speaking driver, very knowledgeable who will guide you through the discovery of this incredible city, reaching the main streets and squares, hopping on and off the car as much as you want.

We offer you a private customized visit of the most spectacular monuments and sights of Ancient Rome including the Coliseum, the Roman Forum, the Baroque Rome and the Vatican city.

Our professional licensed local guide will take you inside the Coliseum, so called Flavian Amphitheatre, dating back to 1st century A.D., capable of seating 50,000 spectators, it was used for gladiatorial contests and public spectacles such as mock sea battles, animal hunts, executions, re-enactments of famous battles, and dramas based on Classical Mythology.

We will have a reserved ticket in order to skip the long lines and enjoy the visit of such an incredible structure, reaching the highest level, seeing the battle field and a great view point on the whole Ancient Rome area. The Coliseum is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and Roman engineering.

We will continue our visit through the ruins of the Roman forum, the centre of the Roman public life, the market place, the Ancient government buildings, the Basilicas and Temples. We will walk thorugh the Arch of Titus, reach the Basilica of Massentius, the Temple of Caesar,the Temple of Vesta and lots of other buildings reminding us of the great Roman Empire.

End of guided tour.

Time for lunch break.

We continue our panoramic tour of the city stopping in the most beautiful squares of the so called Baroque Rome, including the Piazza del Popolo, Piazza di Spagna with its famous Spanish steps, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon square and Piazza Navona. In each square we will hop on and off our private car, take a walk, some pictures and continue to the next sight.

Our last stop of the day is the Vatican City, an independent State within Italy and seat of the papacy. We will stop in St.Peter’s square to admire the outside of St. Peter’s Basilica (the largest church in the world), the Pope’s palace, the Via della Conciliazione and the spectacular Michelangelo’s Dome.

 

Return to Civitavecchia.

TOUR INCLUSIONS

  • Comfortable and air conditioned Sedan/Van for the whole day (9 hrs)
  • Assistance of our professional English speaking driver (9 hrs)
  • Professional licensed local guide for Ancient Rome tour (Coliseum and Forum)

NOT INCLUDED

  • Admissions to churches and museums

PRICES (per group)

1 to 3 persons
on request
4 to 6 persons
on request
7 to 8 persons
on request