Panoramic Bike Tour of Rome

activities / Cycling

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Panoramic Bike Tour of Rome information and booking

from
$64
Duration
5 hours
Departs from
Central Rome
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
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Tour description provided by Viator

The Panoramic Bike Tour of Rome offers you the best panoramic views of the city from Aventine Hill, the Janiculum Hill, the Capitoline Hill and more. You will see the most important domes and monuments of Rome and enjoy them from a fabulous perspective. As you pedal higher, your legs may become weary, but the effort is worth it when you reach the top of a hill and your breath stops at the sight of the beautiful views. The tour route will also take you by Rome’s top sights like the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. This small-group Rome bike tour is limited to twelve people, ensuring you receive personalized attention from your English-speaking guide.

On the Panoramic Bike Tour of Rome, an expert local guide will take you around the city, showing you some breathtaking panoramic views that make excellent photo opportunities. Your guide will do everything to make sure you have an unforgettable experience and get the most out of Rome's historical monuments and beautiful landscapes.

Far from the chaotic city traffic, the tour route takes you through gardens and up a few hills so you can get the best views in town. Your arms and legs may be quite worn out by the end of the tour, but you’ll find that it is all worth it for the perfect Roman view. You’ll pedal through and around many exceptional places including:

  • Trajan's Thermal Baths
  • Circus Maximus (panoramic view of the Palatine Hill)
  • Piazza of the Knights of Malta
  • Aventino Hill and the Garden of the Oranges (the romantic view of Rome)
  • Bocca della Verita' Square
  • Trastevere
  • Santa Maria in Trastevere
  • Janiculum (the main view of Rome)
  • St Peter's Square and Basilica
  • Castel Sant'Angelo (Mauseleum of Hadrian)
  • Via de' Coronari
  • Navona Square
  • Pantheon
  • Largo di Torre Argentina
  • Jewish Ghetto
  • Theater of Marcellus
  • Capitoline Hill (panoramic view of the Roman Forum)
The tour should be enjoyed in relaxation – when you need a break, you’ll have chances to stop for a coffee or gelato (not included in the price). The tour provides heaps of useful information and fascinating stories about Rome, as well as the opportunity to meet other travelers and snap some wonderful photos.

You will cover an area of approximately 12 miles (18 kilometers). The ride is leisurely, but will go uphill, so a medium level of fitness is recommended.

What's included

  • Bike
  • 27-gear trekking bike
  • Helmet
  • Local guide
  • A rain coat (if necessary)

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified