The following itinerary can be differently matched and personalized
according to your needs, desires and preferred historical sites.
|Tour of Rome and Vatican City
Round Trip 130 miles
After meeting at the port we will reach Rome (90 minutes drive) through the old
First stop will be at Piazza Venezia with the imposing monument dedicated to the
Unknown Warrior and nicknamed by the locals the typewriter, due to its shape.
We will then start to explore the Ancient Rome of the Emperors visiting the Colosseum
and walking through the Holy Way and the Roman Forum.Again
on board we will take a panoramic drive by the Circus Maximus, the Palatine Hill,
the Baths of Caracalla and will have a 30 min guided visit of the Catacombs on
the Ancient Appian Way. Then we will be back again in the heart of Eternal City
visiting the Pantheon (27 B.C.) the best conserved monument where, between the
others, the famous painter Raffaello is buried. The tour will continue through
the most important Baroque and Renaissance sites: from Piazza Navona to Piazza
Farnese, enjoying the pleasure to walk through narrow street and alleys surrounded
by history and art. We will see the Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps and Piazza
del Popolo, before reaching the Vatican City where we will visit S.Peter’s
Basilica, the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel. Finally we will drive back
to the ship.
Note: some itineraries may require extensive walking activity
with steps, inclines,
cobblestones or rough ground.