The “Great Beauty” tour: Rome’s fountains, squares and more
Live this full day excursion dedicated to the “Great Beauty”: from Piazza di Spagna to Fontana di Trevi, from Campo De Fiori to Piazza Venezia, Pantheon, Piazza Navona and more, enjoy this amazing tour among the most beautiful squares and monuments of Rome.
- visit the famous Spanish steps named after the Spanish embassy to the Holy City
- Piazza Navona and admire the world renowned fountain of the four rivers by Bernini
- Learn how the Pope commissioned the two great rivals Bernini and Borromini to decorate Navona square
- Visit from the outside one of the best preserved ancient Roman monuments: the Pantheon
- Walk through the picturesque narrow streets nearby the Pantheon and pass the columns of Emperor Hadrian
- Enjoy the beautiful Trevi fountain at night with the lights shining on it’s sparkling waters
- Remember to throw a coin in the fountain. It will guarantee your return to Rome
This tour includes pick up from Civitavecchia and then a stroll through Rome’s historic center. You will begin from Piazza di Spagna with its famous steps to arrive at the stunning Pantheon, the best preserved ancient Roman building in the world which has been continuously used since its consecration as a pagan temple to ‘all the gods’ almost 2000 years ago and now is an active Roman Catholic Basilica. Built by the Emperor Hadrian, this architectural marvel touts the world’s largest unsupported concrete dome with an opening or Oculus in the center meaning it actually rains inside the building. We will then walk through Piazza Navona, built on the ruins of the Emperor Domitian’s stadium and now adorned by Bernini’s Fountain of the Four Rivers, next onto Campo di Fiori, the colorful food market by day morning and hotspot for young people by night and then the gorgeous Piazza Farnese next door, with Michelangelo’s French Embassy and ancient Roman water basins serving as fountains originally from the Imperial Baths Of Caracalla.
Availability: year round
Days of Operation: daily
Duration: 6,5 hours
Tour starts: 08.45 AM
Meeting point: Largo della Pace. TERMINAL CRUISE SHUTTLE BUS. It is the meeting point and last stop of the port free shuttle bus (that picks up you from the boat). From the shuttle-bus drop off area you have to exit from the port and we wait for you just outside of the exit holding a sign with your name on it”
Pick-up and drop off: Terminal Cruise Shuttle bus – Largo della Pace, Civitavecchia. We offer pickup service from all accommodation facilities located in the city center. Hotels, B&B’s and apartments. Please include, in your reservation, the accommodation name and its address. The time will be at 07.30 AM approxmatively, due to the traffic conditions you could wait 5 – 10 minutes more
We suggest to wear comfortable shoes and remember that is not permitted to visit churches in shorts, miniskirts or uncovered shoulders. The tour can be changed without notice due to weather and traffic. You can start the tour directly from the meeting point. Visitors could be asked an ID/Passport for security reasons, please make sure you have a valid one with you.
For safety reasons, all visitors must pass through metal detectors and there is sometimes a line for this.
A 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
Mandatory Covid-19 Rules – Traveler Requirements starting from August 6, 2021 until further notice:
All participants who are over 6 years old are required to bring and wear a facemask.
In accordance with government guidelines, during the service all participants must maintain a safety distance of 1 meter from other people.
All participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 15 days before the activity starts, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative Covid-19 PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts.
All participants who are over 12 years old must bring and present a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver’s license, etc.) matching the vaccination or test results.
Those who will not present the required documents will not be entitled to any credit or refund. For more information about how the rules may apply to you, read here or consult the Italian embassy in your country.
For cancellations before 48 h in advance of scheduled departure: No cancellation fee, charging only the costs incurred for booking tickets;
For cancellations before 24 hours (1 day) in advance of scheduled departure: 50% of tour price per person
For cancellations less than 24 hours (1 day) in advance of scheduled departure: 100% of tour price per person
No-show: 100% charge