Information from Viator
Cycle around Rome and taste some of the best food the Italian capital has to offer on a 3-hour bike tour. Follow your guide through the Eternal City on an easy 9-mile (14.5-km) route, and take in top sights such as the Colosseum, the Pantheon and the magnificent Trevi Fountain. Along the way, keep your energy levels up with thin and crispy Roman pizza, a croissant and delectable gelato. Numbers are restricted to 10 on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from your guide.
Meet your knowledgeable guide in the morning near Piazza Venezia. After listening to a comprehensive safety briefing, strap on your helmet, hop on your bike and set off on your 9-mile (14.5-kilometer) route.Pedal by the Roman Forum, the ancient center of the Roman Empire, and see the Colosseum, the monumental stadium where gladiators fought to the death. Cruise by the fabled Trevi Fountain, where visitors toss in coins to ensure their return to Rome, and pass through the Jewish Ghetto, home to one of the world’s longest continuously inhabited Jewish communities.Stop for frequent breaks to taste Rome’s culinary delights and to take photos. During these breaks, listen to your guide reveal more about the historical city. Pay a visit to a traditional artisan bakery, where you’ll eat a real Italian breakfast, consisting of an espresso and a croissant. Then, make a stop at a famous bakery to sample the delights of crunchy Roman pizza. Toward the end of the tour, visit a gelateria (Italian ice cream shop). As you savor the delicious artisan gelato, discover more about its ancient origins and its importance in Italian culture.After three hours, your tour concludes back at the original departure point.
- Expert guide
- Use of a bike and helmet
- 3 food tastings
What's not included
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Entrance to monuments
- Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
- Free snacks included
- Great overview and orientation of the city
- Small-group tour