Make the most of your time in port with this self-guided exploration of Rome from Civitavecchia. A driver will pick you up in a luxury vehicle and whisk you off to explore the Eternal City on your own for the day. Visit the heart of the Vatican, including St. Peter’s Square, the Sistine Chapel, and Piazza Navona. Take this opportunity to try delicious Roman street food (not included in price) and then travel back in time at the Colosseum and Roman Forum.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: St. Peter's Square (Piazza San Pietro), Vatican City, LazioAt the arrival your english speaking driver, will provide you extensive information about the history and tips of the site, Duration: 1 hourStop At: St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, LazioIt’s the world’s largest Basilica of Christianity, nested into the heart of the Vatican cityDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, LazioYou'll see the Michelangelo's incomparable Sistine Chapel, The Basilica, as well as it's massive plaza where thousands gather to hear the Pope Francis speak. For an extra fee you'll be whisked to the front of the line so you won't be waiting one second of your timeDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Piazza Navona, Rome, LazioPiazza Navona (Navona square) is one of the most ancient and full of history places in Rome. The Square follows the outline of the Circus Agonalis built by Domitian.Inside the square is located Bernini’s Fountain of the Four Rivers. The four rivers anthropologically depicted-the Nile, the Ganges, the Danube, and the Rio de la PIata-represent the four corners of the earth targeted for conversion by the Counterreformation Church.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Pantheon, Rome, LazioThe Pantheon is the best-preserved building from ancient Rome and was completed in c. 125 CE in the reign of Hadrian. Its magnificent dome is a lasting testimony to the genius of Roman architects and as the building stands virtually intact it offers a unique opportunity for the modern visitor to step back 2,000 years and experience the glory that was Rome. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Colosseum, Rome, LazioThen we'll head over to other "must see" spots on the tour, such as the Colosseum where you can marvel at its intricate underground passageways. This majestic ruin, the largest amphitheater built during the Roman Empire, was begun in 72 AD by Vespasian. For a small extra fee you we can provide you with a skip the line ticket, a guided tour option, an audio guide or video tour, Duration: 1 hourStop At: Arco di Costantino, Rome, Laziois a triumphal arch in Rome, situated between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill. It was erected by the Roman Senate to commemorate Constantine I's victory over Maxentius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge in 312Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Roman Forum, Rome, LazioOriginally occupied by marshes, the Forum area was reclaimed by one of the first urban works of ancient Rome: the Cloaca Maxima, a large water drainage system, so in the end there was nothing left but a pond, the lacus CurtiusDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Piazza di Spagna, Rome, LazioThere's so much to take in,and next we'll visit the colorful Piazza di Spagna and its world famous Spanish Steps,where you can stop and soak the full flavor of Roman life.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Spanish Steps, Rome, LazioEnjoy a marvelous view of the most famous steps worldwide.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Trevi Fountain, Rome, LazioRome’s most iconic fountain is a wonder to behold. Standing 26 meters tall, 49 meters wide and intricately decorated in the Baroque style, the Trevi Fountain is an unmissable sight in the city. Built on top of an ancient water source. Duration: 20 minutesPass By: Civitavecchia Port, Civitavecchia, Province of Rome, LazioWe are on your schedule, not ours! The tour can end any time you like,and we also guarantee you won’t miss your cruise