Tours of Rome
Via dei Condotti and Spanish Steps, Rome
CATEGORIES OF TOURS LISTED BELOW:
• Rome Must-See Tours (including: Cruise Passengers' Day Trip to Rome)
• Rome in Detail
• Rome Specials
• Trips Outside of Rome
TOUR TITLE AND INTRODUCTION
Rome Must-See Tours:
If this is your first trip to Rome, take in the essential sights with our range of Must-See tours
Ancient Rome (3-4 hours)
A half-day tour of the sites of ancient Rome
A half-day tour of the Holy See
A half-day introduction to baroque Rome
Colosseum Underground Levels and Third Ring Tour (3 hours)
Colosseum: Take a tour of the Underground levels and the "third ring"!
As well as revealing the bowels of the one-time blood-and-guts arena, the famed monument is also reopening its third storey, affording a breathtaking view of Rome!
Rome by Vespa (4 hours; Night tour 3 hours)
Safe, fun and charming! An experience you will never forget... like in the old movies!
You will be riding as passenger driven by a professional, following an itinerary that includes the most famous sites of Rome.
One Day in Rome (8 hours)
A full-day introduction to discover all the essential sights of Rome
This private tour is a perfect introduction to discover the Eternal City and will let you see all the major attractions of Rome!
See also: [One day in Florence] [One day in Venice]
[One day on the Amalfi Coast] [One day in Capri, Sorrento and Pompeii]
Full day in Rome With Children (7 hours)
This one day tour allows you and your young family to
enjoy the highlights of Rome
A full day in Rome, designed especially for cruise passengers. Includes pick up and return to the port.
If you are arriving on board of a cruise ship y
ou usually only have less than one day to visit the sites on the shore!
Rome, Florence, Venice, Naples with Capri, Pompeii and the Amalfi coast.
If you wish to turn your limited time into quality time a private tour and personalized itinerary is what you need
Rome by Night (2 hours)
A night walk in the old city center, to see how beautiful Rome looks in night light, and life.
Before or after dinner, our guide will take you on a night stroll through the heart of Rome, to see its illuminated fountains, piazzas, and monuments in a magic atmosphere you will always remember!
Rome in Detail:
Look deeper into Rome with our selection of "in Detail" tours:
Borghese Gallery and Gardens (3 hours)
Half a day exploring an impressive collection of art and a beautiful park
Mosaics and Cosmati floor of Rome (7 hours)
A full-day tour exploring the beautiful mosaics and Cosmati floor of Rome.
Many ways to discover the "Queen of the Roads"
Jewish Rome (4 hours)
Half a day exploring the history and traditions of the Jewish community of Rome.
Capitoline Museums (3 hours)
A half-day private walking tour of the Capitoline Museums.
The museum is a fabulous archeological gallery divided between 2 buildings, linked by an underground gallery.
Doria Pamphilj Gallery (3 hours)
A half-day private walking tour of the Gallery and surroundings
The tour includes also a visit to the nearby churches of St. Ignazio of Loyola and St. Maria Sopra Minerva, their treasures and history.
Unusual Rome and Special Tours
150th Anniversary of the Unification of Italy
The Five Senses of Rome (4 hours)
Look, taste, smell, touch and hear the Eternal City's whisper...
A fun tour for adults and children too!
By walk, bicycle or golf cart.
Rome Segway Tour (3 hours)
Don’t miss the remarkable experience of living Rome on a Segway!
Rome by Bicycle (4 hours)
Ecologic, silent, practical and charming. A bicycle is the best way to explore the very heart of the city, mostly closed to car and scooter traffic. A safe, fun and convenient way to get the most of a half day in Rome.
e best ways to see the entire historical center of Rome in less time then simply walking. From the Colosseum to the Imperial Forums, from the Vatican City to the beautiful Piazza di Spagna and much more!
Music in Art (1.5 hours)
Guided Tours Including Concerts of Baroque Music in Spectacular Places!
Much more than a tour. Much more than a concert.
Cooking Days (5 hours)Cooking Days in Rome, and in the Village of Mazzano Romano (a charming village near Rome)
Wine and Cheese Tasting in Rome (1h 15min)
Wondering around beautiful sites and fine bottles!
Eat, Pray, Love (4 hours)
Follow the steps of Elizabeth Gilbert / Julia Roberts on this private walking tour of Rome
Angels and Demons (4 or 7 hours)
Rome revealed: The itinerary of Rome inspired by Dan Brown's book
Trips Outside of Rome:
Ostia Antica (4 hours)
The ruins of Ostia Antica
Ostia Antica and Ancient Rome (10 hours)
Ostia Antica and Ancient Rome: a full day immersion in Archaeology
Tivoli (7 hours)
A guided day trip to the beautiful villas and gardens of Tivoli.
Pompeii and Naples day trip (2 hours in Pompeii, 1.5 hour in Herculaneum, 2 hours in Naples)
A daytrip to the famous ruins of Pompeii
Florence day trip (7 hours in Florence)
HIGHLIGHTS, ADDITIONAL INFO, BOOKINGS
Highlights: Ancient Rome (4h): Colosseum, Gladiator's gym, Arch of Constantine, Arch of Titus, Palatine gardens, view of Circus Maximus, Temple of Vesta, Sepulcrum of Julius Caesar, Miliarium Aureum (the Center of the Roman World!), Senate, Mamertine Prisons, the She-Wolf Statue with the twins Romulus and Remus, Marcus Aurelius Statue. Ancient Rome (3h): Colosseum, Forum and Basilica of St. Clemente
Highlights: Vatican Museums:
Leonardo da Vinci’s Saint Jerome, Laocoon, Bramante's Spiral Staircase, Apollo Belvedere, The Gallery of Maps, Raphael’s School of Athens, Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo's Last Judgment and Creation of Adam, Saint Peter’s Basilica, Michelangelo’s "Pietà", the papal tombs, Swiss Guards, Bernini’s Baldacchino, St. Peter's square.
Highlights: Spanish Steps, fountain of Barcaccia, Church of St Andrea delle Fratte with cloister, acient Roman aqueduct, Trevi Fountain, Church of St. Ignazio, Piazza di Pietra, Pantheon, St. Luigi dei Francesi Church, Caravaggio paintings on St. Matthew, Church of St. Ivo alla Sapienza, Piazza Navona, Church of St.Agnes in Agone, Fountains (Four Rivers, Neptune, Moro fountains)
Highlights: Colosseum underground levels and "third ring" - Inclusions:
Private tour guide only for your party (no groups);
Colosseum outside visit;
Colosseum inside area visit (regularly open to the public);
underground levels visit (special access);
visit (special access)
Highlights: Four itineraries available: The Grand Tour - the most classic tour to see all the highlights of the city; The Tour of the Hills - This one was originally designed for the tour on Fiat 500 and revolves around the old city including many panoramic sites and the ancient Appian Way; The Secret Rome tour - which combines the Grand Tour with stops to visit artisans' workshops; and the Night Tour - a night version of the Grand Tour to enjoy Rome's most beautiful sites in night light.
Highlights: VATICAN: Leonardo da Vinci’s St. Gerolame, Laocoon, Apollo Belvedere, The Gallery of Maps, Raphael’s School of Athens, Michelangelo’s Pietá, Tomb of John Paul the II, Bones of Saint Peter.
OLD CITY: Piazza Navona, Talking Statues, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps; Garden of the Oranges.
ANCIENT ROME: Capitoline hill, view of the Forum, Colosseum, Arch of Constantine, Circus Maximus, Secret Keyhole, Mouth of Truth.
Highlights: Trevi Fountain, Time Elevator, St. Ignazio, Piazza di Pietra, Pantheon, Piazza Navona, Pasquino Statue, Castle St. Angelo, St. Peter’s Square, St. Peter's
We offer fun and educational Rome family tours with child-friendly licensed Rome tour guides eager to personalize family itineraries keeping the kids happy and interested in what they are seeing!
Highlights: Colosseum, Gladiator costumes, Arch of Constantine, Roman Forum, Circus Maximus; St. Pietro in Vincoli, Mouth of Truth, Secret Keyhole, Orange Garden, Tiber Island, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Piazza Navona; Vatican Museums, Sistine chapel, St. Peter's Basilica, Michelangelo's Pietà.
See also: One day in Florence; One day in Venice; One day on the Amalfi Coast; One day in Capri, Sorrento and Pompeii.
Highlights: GRAND TOUR: Via Veneto, Piazza Barberini, Via IV Fontane, Quirinale, Piazza Venezia, Via dei Fori Imperiali, Colosseum, Aventine hill, Circus Maximus, Mouth of Truth, Janiculum hill, St. Peter's Square, Piazza del Popolo, Borghese Gardens.
BAROQUE ROME: Via Veneto, Piazza Barberini, Trevi Fountain, Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola, Pantheon, courtyard of St. Ivo alla Sapienza, Church of St Luigi dei Francesi, Piazza Navona, Via della Scrofa, Piazza del Popolo, Via del Corso, Spanish Steps, Pincio Gardens, Borghese Gardens, Via Veneto.
Highlights: Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Column of Marcus Aurelius, Piazza di Pietra, Pantheon (outside), Piazza St Eustachio, Piazza Navona, Campo dei Fiori (end 2 hours itinerary); Trastevere (3 hours itinerary)
Book tour - More details and Booking
Highlights: The Water Clock, Bernini's Rape of Proserpina, Bernini's Apollo and Daphne, Caravaggio’s David with the Head of Goliath, Jacopo Bassano's Last Supper, Tiziano's Sacred and Profane Love, Raphael's The Deposition, Correggio'sDanäe , and Bernini's David.
Highlights: Mosaics at the Mausoleum of St Costanza, St. Pudenziana (if open), St. Zenone Chapel mosaics (also known as the Chapel of Paradise), mosaics at St. Maria Maggiore (outside and inside), mosaics at Palazzo Massimo alle Terme (last floor only), mosaics at the Church of St. Clemente (including also the underground levels: Roman house and a Mythra temple), St. Maria in Trastevere (facade and apse.) The tour can also include the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls (optional as this is located way outside the old city)
Highlights: Explore the ancient Appian Way by walk, bicycle or even on the back of a horse! Explore the Catacombs. Enjoy a tasting of authentic ancient Roman cuisine!
Highlights: Colosseum (outside only), Roman Forum (Arch of Titus), Theatre of Marcellus (outside only), Piazza Mattei, Jewish Ghetto, Via del Portico d’Ottavia, Piazza delle Cinque Scole, Jewish Temple (outside only), Tiber Island (Temple of the Young), Trastevere.
Highlights: Capitoline Museums archaeological galleries (ancient Roman statues, inscriptions, mosaics, artifacts), the Lupa Capitoline (She-wolf with the twins), colossal Head of Constantine, equestrian statue of Emperor Marcus Aurelius, panoramic views over the city of Rome.
Highlights: Doria Pamphilj Gallery collection of paintings (including Velasquez, Caravagio), furnitures and statuary, private chapel; Church of St. Ignazio of Loyola (beautiful fresco decoration of the ceiling by Fra' Andrea Pozzo), Church of St. Maria Sopra Minerva (starry blue vault of the nave, tomb of St Catherine of Siena, Carafa chapel decorated by Fra Angelico, stained-glass windows, statue of Jesus by Michelangelo.)
Highlights: THIS TOUR IS IN PREPARATION AND IT WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM SPRING 2011
Highlights: THIS TOUR IS IN PREPARATION AND IT WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM SPRING 2011
Highlights: Circus Maximus, Arch of Constantine, Roman Forum, Colosseum, Trajan column, Palatine Hill, Church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin and its Bocca della Verità (Mouth of Truth) wall sculpture and a breathtaking panoramic view over Rome where you will without a doubt feel the magnificence of the Roman civilization... and more!
Highlights: Colosseum, St. Peter's square, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Piazza di Spagna (Spanish Steps), Trevi Fountain, Circus Maximus, Imperial Fora, and much more!
Events and Locations:
"MUSIC IN BERNINI’S ROME"
Location: Church of Sant’Agnese in Agone, Piazza Navona (Rome)
"SOUNDS AND VISIONS OF CARAVAGGIO"
Location: Palazzo Doria Pamphilj (Rome)
"MUSIC AND ART IN THE ROME OF THE POPES"
Location: Church of St. Maria Dell’Orto, Trastevere (Rome)
ROME: A FABULOUS COOKING DAY!
There is an archaic saying, most likely as ancient as Rome , ‘When in Rome , do as the Romans do’. Thus is the basis of which we have orchestrated our new cooking lesson.
MAZZANO ROMANO: A DAY TO REMEMBER...
Sights to dream of, food to feed the soul, feelings to live from. Moments to last a lifetime.
Description: The tasting is offered in a traditional Enoteca (Wine Bar) located in the eighteenth century "Palazzetto Giangiacomo", in the heart of Rome.
Also included is a detailed explanation of the various flavors and background of the history.
Highlights: Piazza del Popolo, Pantheon, Piazza Farnese, Campo dei Fiori, Piazza Navona with its fountains, and good wines!
Highlights: Tiber Island, Jewish Ghetto, Campo de’ Fiori square, Piazza Navona, the Pantheon, cafeteria near the Pantheon, ice-cream shop near the Pantheon, Liz's apartment building, Spaghetti "cacio e pepe", Mausoleum of Augustus, ice-cream Shop near the Trevi Fountain, Piazza Barberini
Highlights: Sistine chapel, St. Peter's Basilica and Square (Path of Illumination - Air), Swiss Guards, Chigi chapel (Path of Illumination - Earth), the Ecstasy of St Theresa (Path of Illumination - Fire), he Fountain of the Four Rivers in Piazza Navona (Path of Illumination - Water), Castle St. Angelo (Illuminati Lair), the Passetto (the secret passage), Pantheon.
Other sites included in the itinerary but not related with the book: Palace of Collegio Romano and Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola (Galileo); Palace of the Inquisition and Basilica of Santa Maria Sopra Minerva (Galileo); Trevi Fountain; Basilica of St. Maria degli Angeli.
Highlights: The magnificent ruins of Ostia Antica. Here you will enter inside this ancient town and visit these very well preserved ruins that are so fascinating that Ostia Antica is also called "the little Pompei".
Highlights: Ruins of Ancient Ostia,
Burg and Castle of Pope Julius II,Museum of ancient Roman ships, Necropolis of Portus; Lunch; Colosseum, Roman Forum.
Lunch at the "marina" of Fiumicino in a typical trattoria
Highlights: Hadrian's imperial villa, Renaissance gardens of the Villa d'Este
Highlights: Pompeii, Herculaneum, Naples
Accademia Gallery, Michelangelo's David,
Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral (the Duomo), Brunelleschi Dome, Baptistery, Giotto Bell Tower;
Piazza Repubblica (lunch break.) A
fternoon: Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio and the statues in the Loggia dei Lanzi, Ponte Vecchio,
Dante Alighieri's house, Piazza San Firenze, Santa Croce church (tomb of Michelangelo.)