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Rome: Express Golf Cart Tour with Local Guide

Rome: Express Golf Cart Tour with Local Guide

Explore all the best and most famous sites in Rome with an express golf cart tour. Drive by sites like the Pantheon and the Colosseum, and listen to your local guide tell you the history of each one. Get to cover more ground than you would walking and relax knowing your transport is eco-friendly. Meet your guide in the city center. Hop in your golf cart and begin your adventure. Head to the Pantheon, one of the most iconic landmarks in Rome. Built to honor all deities of the Roman pantheon, it is a masterwork of ancient architecture. Marvel at the largest unsupported dome in the world. Next, visit Trevi Fountain and take part in an age-old tradition by throwing a coin into its waters over your left shoulder. Drive down via del Corso, a renowned shopping street, and stop at Piazza Venezia to admire the Altar of the Fatherland – a national monument dedicated to Victor Emmanuel II. After that, pay a visit to the Colosseum, which symbolizes Rome's ancient history and grandeur as its most iconic monument. Hear stories about gladiators fighting for their lives and the kinds of people who would pay to watch such fights. Continue on to the Teatro Marcello, an ancient and beautiful theater that dates back to the first century BC. Then visit the Largo Argentina square, and learn about Julius Caesar's assassination. Finally, end your tour at Piazza Navona, where Bernini's Fountain of the Four Rivers sits proudly.

Golf Cart Driving Tour: Rome City Highlights in 2.5 hrs

Golf Cart Driving Tour: Rome City Highlights in 2.5 hrs

Looking for a fun and unique way to explore the city of Rome? Our English speaking, Electric Golf Cart Driving Tour is the answer! Exploring Rome via golf cart is not only much more efficient than walking, but it’s also fun and comfortable. The openness of the cart provides an immediate, immersive experience! In just 2.5 hours you’ll see the best, must-see sites: the Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona with Bernini’s magnificent fountains and more! The tour will start at our office near the Pantheon, make a gelato stop at your driver guide’s favorite gelateria, and end with tales of games and gladiators outside the Colosseum. You’ll be free then to explore the area of the Colosseum at your own leisure (tickets to enter are not included). So, come join us on this unforgettable tour and experience Rome like never before! Book today to discover the city's must-see sites and some hidden gems from the comfort of an Electric Golf Cart. Please note: This tour does not include hotel pick-up or drop off. This tour does not include entrance into any attractions. This tour starts at our office by the Pantheon and ends at the Colosseum but does not include entrance tickets to the monument. The tour information will be given in English.

Rome: Pantheon, Trevi Fountain & Roman Squares Guided Tour

Rome: Pantheon, Trevi Fountain & Roman Squares Guided Tour

Stroll through the heart of Rome on a guided walking tour and discover some of the most iconic sights of Rome. See Navona Square, the most elegant of all Roman squares, a cosmopolitan meeting place with many outdoor cafes and seasonal fairs, where the famous Bernini’s Four Rivers Fountain stands. Discover the church of San Luigi dei Francesi that houses the world-renowned cycle of paintings by Caravaggio. Visit the Pantheon, the world’s largest unreinforced concrete dome and one of the best-preserved of all Ancient Roman buildings. Throw your coin into the Trevi Fountain, the largest baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world, surely one of the icons of Rome. See the Spanish Square with the Bernini’s fountain La Barcaccia and the magnificent and celebrated Spanish Steps that lead up to the Church of Trinità dei Monti. Off the Piazza, there are boutiques of the most famous high fashion brands.

Rome: Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps & Pantheon

Rome: Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps & Pantheon

Rome’s famous squares, monuments, fountains and artists offer you the very best attractions on this 2.5-hour afternoon walking tour. Let the Eternal City enchant you as you stroll through its picturesque cobblestone alleyways, and discover some of the world’s most famous sites, such as the Pantheon, Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps. Travel back in time and admire all of the city’s must-see art and architecture, in a single afternoon! Begin in Piazza del Popolo, the traditional northern “door to Rome,” with the Church of Santa Maria del Popolo as the first church that visitors to Rome would see upon entering its gates. The Spanish Steps, with its lively atmosphere and stunning views, bring you down into the winding alleys of the heart of the historic center, where you will encounter the ornate Trevi Fountain. Throw a coin in the fountain and promise to return! Continue with a stop at Piazza Colonna and see the column erected by Marcus Aurelius that is now considered by Romans as the very center of the city. We will also stop at the Pantheon, known for its concrete dome and open oculus. Nearby, visit Piazza Navona to get a close-up view of Bernini’s famous “Fountain of the Four Rivers,” triumphantly marking its ornate center. Finally, you will go to Piazza Navona for a taste of one of the liveliest and most famous piazzas in Rome.

Rome: Private Guided City Highlights Tour by Golf Cart

Rome: Private Guided City Highlights Tour by Golf Cart

Explore Rome via a unique mode of transport and see more of the city than you would on foot. During a 3-hour sightseeing tour by street legal golf cart, you will make easy work of the Eternal City, and even visit hidden gems, such as the Aventine and Celio hills, not usually included on walking tours. Departing from Piazza del Popolo, in front of the "twin" churches of Santa Maria in Montesanto and Santa Maria dei Miracoli, set off for Rome’s historic center and see sights such as the baroque Trevi Fountain. According to legend, if you throw a coin in the fountain you are guaranteed to one day return to Rome. You will also pass Piazza Barberini, Piazza Colonna, named for the marble Column of the Roman Marcus Aurelius, and Piazza Venezia, the very center of Rome dominated by the Victor Emmanuel II monument to a unified Italy. Drive to lesser known gems, such as Celio Hill, site of the beautiful villa and gardens of Villa Celimontana and the ancient basilicas of Santo Stefano Rotondo and Santi Giovanni e Paolo. And explore Aventine Hill, home to the Knights of Malta, city rose garden, and a fragrant orange grove. Tours are tailored to client’s wishes and all itineraries are suggestions. The purpose is to give you an idea of what one can see during a tour in a golf cart, and what the tour can cover starting and ending from the Piazza del Popolo.

Mostra Leonardo Da Vinci: Rome Treasure Hunt Game

Mostra Leonardo Da Vinci: Rome Treasure Hunt Game

Enjoy a guided tour through the center of Rome that is sure to captivate even your children. Don't worry about where to go, because the game will lead you to all the best sights. Follow your instincts and choose the route which seems most stimulating and interesting to you. Do you prefer to visit the Colosseum, the Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona, Campo dei Fiori, the Pantheon, the Forum, Romanum, or maybe all of them? After receiving a tablet in the museum, you can start the game. The tablet will be your private tour guide around the city. Discover hidden details in Rome's history which you would never have noticed without the game, which starts and ends at the Leonardo da Vinci exhibition. Earn points at the different stages; the more points you earn, the more clues you’ll get. Pay special attention to the clues because you’ll need them to solve the final riddle when visiting the Leonardo da Vinci exhibition. If you figure it out, you’ll win a special prize.

Rome: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Rome: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Welcome to the Rome Self-guided Audio Tour – your personalized key to unlock the treasures of one of the world's most enchanting cities. This immersive experience invites you to traverse the historic streets of Rome at your own pace while soaking in the rich tapestry of its past, all guided by insightful and engaging audio narration. As you embark on this self-guided adventure, you'll have the flexibility to explore iconic landmarks, hidden gems, and the vibrant culture of Rome on your terms. No need to rush – let the audio tour be your companion as you delve into the fascinating tales of emperors, gladiators, and Renaissance artists. Simply click audio guide access links onto your device, slip on your headphones, and let the captivating stories come to life as you wander through ancient ruins, stroll across charming piazzas, and stand in awe of architectural wonders. Whether you're an avid history buff, an art enthusiast, or a curious traveler, this audio tour is crafted to cater to your interests and provide an intimate connection with the city's past. Uncover the secrets of the Colosseum, stroll through the Roman Forum, and marvel at the timeless beauty of the Pantheon, this self-guided tour promises an unforgettable journey through the layers of Rome's history and culture. Learn more about the top 24 tourist attractions in Rome. Its history, culture, myths, architecture, and other important facts are in this audio commentary which starts from the city's central station and then the itinerary gradually moves one by one. 1. Roma Termini 2. Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore 3. Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli 4. Colosseum 5. Basilica of St. John Lateran 6. Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill 7. Campidoglio Square 8. Capitoline Museums 9. Piazza Venezia 10. Palazzo Colonna 11. Doria Pamphilj Gallery 12. Trevi Fountain 13. Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola 14. The Pantheon 15. San Luigi dei Francesi 16. Piazza Navona 17. Castel Sant'Angelo 18. Spanish Steps 19. Piazza del Popolo 20. Villa Borghese 21. Borghese Gallery and Museum 22. National Gallery of Ancient Art in Barberini Palace 23. Church of Santa Maria della Vittoria 24. Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri Get ready to lose yourself in the magic of the Eternal City with the Rome Self-guided Audio Tour – where every step is an opportunity to discover the beauty and heritage that define this extraordinary destination. Let the adventure begin!

Rome: Guided Baroque City Tour by Segway

Rome: Guided Baroque City Tour by Segway

Come with us to discover the beauties of The Eternal City following our 2-hour tour with our ecological vehicles that will allow you to avoid long and stressful walks and at the same time using our green vehicles you will always respect the environment. Explore Piazza dei Santi Apostoli, Piazza Venezia, Largo di Torre Argentina, Campo dè' Fiori, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Piazza di Pietra, Piazza Colonna, Trevi Fountain, and more. Follow our guides on our totally green electric vehicles and discover with them the most beautiful squares and the most important monuments of the Eternal City while enjoying the city and avoiding fatigue. Our tours will also leave in the event of rain, however, we will ensure that the tour runs safely. The duration of our tours may be longer than planned for reasons beyond our control.

Rome: Scavenger Hunt Self-Guided Tour

Rome: Scavenger Hunt Self-Guided Tour

Engage in a scavenger hunt through two states, with this scavenger hunt you can explore both Italy and the Vatican in the one day. Make your way through the imposing Rome with its unique historic center and be inspired by the Italian way of life. Besides the famous Colosseum, where your tour starts, you will also get to know the Forum Romanum. Of course, you will also pass by the Pantheon and the Hadrianeum. Not to forget hustle and bustle at the Spanish Steps. You will be guided on this scavenger hunt to famous places such as Piazza Venezia, Piazza Colonna and Piazza Nova. This place served as a prominent movie backdrop in "Iluminati", starring Tom Hanks. Another famous location is the Trevi Fountain with its fascinating decorations where you can throw a coin, adhering to local tradition. Last but not least, the Vatican and St. Peter's Square are not to be missed. Plan for this route of the city for a game with a duration of about 5 to 6 hours. Comfortable footwear is advisable, and there will be numerous cafés along the way for a quick espresso and many bistros and restaurants for a break. Overall, you walk about 10 kilometers, and of course, you can always interrupt the scavenger hunt and continue at another time.

Rome: Squares and Fountains Smartphone Audio Guide

Rome: Squares and Fountains Smartphone Audio Guide

Let your eye wander at your ease through Rome’s iconic streets, old architecture, stunning fountains, and Baroque’s Squares. Begin your tour in Piazza Navona, surrounded by astonishing buildings and fountains such as fountains of the four rivers, from here you will head through St Louis of the French, known for its Caravaggio masterpieces, passing by the Pantheon. Move further on to travel to Fontana di Trevi and toss your coin in the fountain, but the tour doesn’t stop here, head across Piazza Barberini and enjoy finishing your tour at the most visited square in Rome, Piazza Navona. Climb up to Church of the Santissima Trinità dei Monti and enjoy an amazing view on the heart of Rome.

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This tour was brilliant. So many things we would never have seen. To get the history of everything too was priceless. Really recommend this tour to see the sites instead of walking round in the heat for too long. The tour guide was brilliant too.

This was the perfect start to our short break. We saw all the attractions we wanted to visit in the following days. Our guide was very knowledgeable and able to give us good history on each site. I would highly recommend this evening tour

Amazing tour , seeing the sites and lots of information on the history on Rome from our guide Jason . And had time to stop and look at the attractions too . A MUST DO in Rome !

Sabine was amazing! I wish we had time to see more but the traffic was insane.

Absolutely fantastic, Jason was amazing you can’t miss it