Rome In A Day: Seven Hours Experience With Local Expert Guides

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    1: Piazza Navona, 25, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
    2: When In Rome Tours, Via Sebastiano Veniero, 19, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
  • Return Details :
    1: Palatine Hill, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy2: Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

When you only have a day for all the must-see places in Rome, this tour makes sure that you have the best of your time. Meet your expert guide on Piazza navona and be taken on an extended tour of the heart of Roman Dolce Vita. Catch the best of historic Rome including the Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, and the beauty of Baroque architecture while taking in the bustling Roman atmosphere en route and then the in-depth Colosseum tour is the next!

Following a swift break for lunch, it's time for us to walk past everyone else waiting in line and head straight into the Vatican museums! See all the major works of art by masters such as Perugino, Giotto, Raphael, and of course Michelangelo. Time inside the magnificent Sistine Chapel is the absolute highlight. St. Peter's Basilica and magnificent square are both toured in full prior to conclusion.

Highlights

  • Ideal choice for families
  • Skip the line
  • All entrance fees included
  • All-inclusive tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

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Itinerary

Here is the typical itinerary for Rome In A Day Tour - 

Stop At: Piazza navona, Rome, Lazio

We meet on the famous Baroque Square in Rome at number 25 from where your walking tour of historic Rome begins taking you back in time. 

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pantheon, Rome, Lazio

Walking tour around the magnificent and ancient Pantheon, perhaps the most beautiful and intriguing place in Rome!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Trevi Fountain, Rome, Lazio

Throw your coins into the crystal blue water and be amazed at the beauty of Roman Baroque! This is the fountain of all fountains, a remarkable creation which must be experienced!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Trajan's column

After an extended walking tour of all the major points of interest in Rome's historic center, we meet beneath Trajan's column on the edge of ancient Rome to prepare for a fascinating trip back in the time to the realm of Emperors, Gladiators, and beasts!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Roman Forum, Rome, Lazio

The heart and soul of ancient Rome!

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Colosseum, Rome, Lazio

Enter the Icon of Rome and understand what it really meant to kill or be killed as a gladiator in ancient Rome.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Palatine hill, Rome, Lazio

Wander around the birthplace of the City of Rome, where the legend of Romulus Remus came to pass, where Rome really was Caput Mundi.

Duration: 1 hour

Exploring Rome in a day cannot get better than this!

Inclusions

Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain, and the Pantheon. The Big 3 Must-Sees in Rome!

Expert English-speaking local guide specializing in Roman history

Fully guided tour of ancient Rome - all the main archaeological sites

Priority faster than fast-track Colosseum ticket entrance

Comprehensive tour inside the Colosseum which covers ALL the must-see areas

Guided skip the line tour of the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel

Skip the line access to St. Peter's Basilica, the most beautiful building ever constructed

Entry/Admission - Roman Forum

Entry/Admission - Colosseum

Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.

Not wheelchair accessible.

For security reasons, backpacks, rucksacks, large handbags, luggage etc. not permitted inside Colosseum / Roman forum.

Near public transportation.

Infant seats available

Dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements

On days immediately surrounding religious holidays at the Vatican, alterations to tours may become necessary due to partial closings of areas normally included in this tour. In the event that the Papal tombs beneath St. Peter's Basilica are closed, the tour of the Basilica itself will be extended and no refunds made

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

If the "Gladiator Gate" (Stern entrance) is closed or unavailable for any reason, we will escort you inside the Colosseum through the Main Gate with fast track priority and refund you the sum of 5 within 7 days of travel date

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers

Traveler Reviews

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  • 23-Dec-2019

    Our first guide left us in the Colosseum and we had to fend for ourselves to get to the Vatican in time for the second half of our tour. The first guide's information was not interesting and self-absorbent. He basically led us to the sites and then the first part of the tour ended abruptly leaving us only about an hour to get to the Vatican by metro on our own and acquire lunch. The second guide was better but I got separated from the group because it was so crowded and it took me about 25 minutes before I found the group again. She was an art historian and pointed out some interesting artworks and stories behind the Sistine Chapel paintings.

  • 09-Dec-2019

    This jam packed tour featured all the great sights of Rome. Our tour guides maximo and one other lady was very insightful through the day. They made sure to engage everyone and that we all understood the information. If you have one day in Rome this is where you’d want to go

  • 25-Nov-2019

    My husband and i were so impressed with our guide. He was so knowledgeable and friendly. I loves what he said to us in the beginning of the tour. I am not just your guide but we are friends. As we viewed locations he added so much detail to places that we would have missed if not for him. I was so glad we took advantage of this tour for the friendship and the details that we experienced.

  • 14-Oct-2019

    Truly one of the best tours I’ve ever been on. The tour takes you to most of the major sites around Rome and Vatican City which is great if you want to see a lot of the city but have a limited amount of days to do it. The tour guides were so friendly and knowledgeable and really told the story and set the scene for where we were and what we were seeing. They are what really set this tour apart from others. I highly recommend you take this tour (and wear comfortable shoes!)

  • 03-Jul-2019

    My friends and I spent 3 days in Rome and wanted to see all the things, so we booked a walking tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and funny, unfortunately I don't remember his name. We saw 90% of the things you want to see and learned a lot about the history of Rome as well as modern day Rome.

    The only set back is that it is a lot of walking over the course of the day, so if you're not up for that I recommend booking it on two separate days.

  • 31-Jul-2018

    Very pleased with both of our tour guide. Both were very nice, accomodating and knowledgeable. The reason for a 4 star rate is that after the 1st part of our tour - there was 1.5 hr break and the instructions that was given to us on where to meet up was not clear. We almost missed the 2nd part if not for the other guy that in our group that we run into-also lost.

    Otherwise, worth every penny

  • 16-Jul-2018

    We really like this tour. Our morning tour guide, Christine, is terrific with giving relevant info in interesting and fun ways. She is a native English speaker and was super easy to understand. She also managed the pace very well to make sure we get to see all planned sites .Our afternoon tour guide, Irene, a native of Rome. She gave us a fantastic tour of the Colosium, the Forum and other ancient Rome sites. Then she led us downtown to see the modern Rome sites and fountains. Irene is the best guide one can hope for .She makes sure everyone is cared for and are having a good time. We got all the info and fun facts we wanted at each site and more. Her energy level is incredible even at the end of a really hot and humid day .Thank you for a wonderful day in Rome .We went out on our own the next day and complete our Roman holidays in style!

  • 16-Jun-2018

    Victor was outstaning!!!! Really super!!!!

  • 06-Mar-2018

    Hits all the must sees with cut the line tickets

  • 07-Jan-2018

    My four star rating is a combination of reviews for both tours within the full-day tour. The morning tour was amazing, our tour guide had great energy, humor and was very knowledgeable about Rome and each of the sites we visited. I felt excited and energized when I was touring with her. The afternoon tour Vatican was an average rating. The tour guide seemed like she hated her job and was complaining the entire time. Although there were long lines/queues, a tour guide shouldn't make it worse by complaining herself. And, she mentioned how the Vatican was nothing extraordinary to her since she works there and sees it everyday. Probably not the best thing to say to people who travel across the world to see this site. Afternoon tour, amazing sites but just okay tour guide.

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