EXCURSIONS CIVITAVECCHIA: ROME AND THE VATICAN PRIVATE
Our driver of your private vehicle, will be waiting for you
right at the gangway of your ship. He/She will be holding a sign
with your name on it, and off you go for a great day with us.
up: Civitavecchia port - cruise
off:Civitavecchia port - cruise ship gangway
EXCURSION LENGTH: Pickup at 8:00
am at the ship; drop off at 5:00 pm at the ship
- Narration by a
- Roman Coliseum
- Roman Forum
- Trevi Fountain
- The Pantheon
- St. Mary Major Basilica
- Sant'Angelo Castle
- The Spanish Steps
- Piazza Navona
- St. Peter's Square
- Sistine chapel (optional)
IN THE PRICE
tour includes a Professional English-speaking driver that
gives commentaries of the sites seen. Due to strict Italian
laws & regulations that protect officially licensed
guides, our drivers can only comment and explain the sights
from inside the vehicle, and are not allowed to do so once
they are outside the vehicle. A Professional licensed guide,
where needed, can be hired on request at an extra cost.
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
- Entrance fee to the
Sistine Chapel. We suggest you book and buy with us the
- Entrance fee to the
Coliseum. We suggest you book and buy with us the NOLINES
- Food, Beverages
- Gratuities 10 % to 15 %
this tour you can enjoy an overview of the best sites that
Rome can offer in one day.
English speaking driving-guide will pick you up at the gangway
of your ship and drive you downtown Rome.
Your Tour will start at
Piazza Venezia where the
statue of the first King of Italy Victor Emanuel is located,
also nicknamed the Wedding Cake. We will continue on
to the Roman
Forum, the Colosseum, the Arch of
Costantine, the Circus
Hill, the Palatine
Hill and the Ancient
Roman Baths of Caracalla.
all this we will return towards the center of Rome we'll stop
for a visit inside the Pantheon,drive
by the Spanish
Peter's Basilica and the Trevi
this tour, if you like, we can stop to grab a slice of pizza
or go for a traditional Italian lunch (not included) at
one of the many nice restaurants and maybe do some shopping.
80 A.D., the circus was home to centuries of gladiatorial
combats and featured 76 numbered entrances, marble seats and
subterranean passages, where animals and apparatus were kept.
The arena floor could be flooded to host naval combats.
ruins of the forum stand in mute testimony to what Byron
described as the "grandeur that was Rome".
heart of Rome's old Bohemian Quarter, the steps take their
name from the 16th century Spanish Embassy to the Holy See.
Today the area surroundings is the city's chic shopping
far the largest church in the world, St. Peter's Basilica took
more than 100 years to build. Some of the greatest figures of
the Renaissance were employed in its creation, from Bramante
and Bernini to Michelangelo and Raphael.
water cascades over the Baroque figures of Rome's most famous
fountain. Follow custom and toss a coin into the fountain, a
gesture that insures your return to the Eternal City.Ah don't
forget to throw an extra 3 coins in the fountain, so that your
3 best wishes come true.
- A dress code is required
to enter churches and religious sites. Shoulder and knees
should be covered.
- The proposed itineraries
are only examples of possible tours. For different or
customized itineraries we invite our clients to contact us
to help you design your very own private tour.