Flexible Skip-the-Line Roman Forum Guided Tour & Rome Hop on-Hop off Open Bus

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon1 hour 30 minutes  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Avoid strict schedules while visiting Rome with this exclusive package that includes flexible, fast-track tickets to the Roman Forum and a hop-on-hop-off bus pass to see the top sights in the city at your own pace. Tour the Forum with a guide at the time you choose (even last minute) and take in highlights like the Colosseum and Vatican via open-top coach, stopping at the attractions that interest you most.
  • Visit the Roman Forum by joining the first tour available within an hour
  • Learn about the history of this important ancient site with a guide
  • Choose a hop-in-hop-off bus pass good for 24, 48, or 72 hours
  • Stop at up to 10 top sights across Rome to linger as long as you like

Hop-on hop-off tour
Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Expert, English-speaking tour guide
Small groups of 25 people or less
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
All Fees and Taxes
first tour leaving in 1 hour from your arrival
Food and drinks
Gratuities ( recommended )
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.

Departure Time

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Return Details

You may disembark at any of the available stops.
1 hour 30 minutes
Operating Schedule:
  The Hop On-Hop Off service is operating from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm. A complete Round Trip of Rome lasts about 2,5 hrs. However, you can join this service within the validity of your ticket (24,48,72 hrs). The validity of your ticket independently from the chosen option (24,48,72 hrs) is calculated from the validation of the ticket. Included in this itinerary 1,5h Roman Forum and Palatine Hill guided tour.
Palatine Hill
Explore Palatine Hill, the site of an older settlement from the 9th century BC, said by the legend as the place where Romulus founded the original city of Rome.
Roman Forum
Visit the Roman Forum. This is one of the most important archaeological areas in the world with some of Ancient Rome's most evocative ruins.
Roma Termini
Here you can find TERMINAL A and TERMINAL B
Piazza di S. Maria Maggiore
This stop is the closest one to our office located in via della Polveriera 8. You can get off here to join your Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Tour
Circo Massimo
Piazza Venezia
Here you have the main Rome City Center hub. From there you can easily reach any place in the city center like near Capitole Hill or the Trajan's Market. but also the most significat places in the city center like Trevi Fountain or the Pantheon.
Castel Sant'Angelo
Vatican Museums
Via Veneto
Would you like to have an iconic memory of Rome don't miss the chance to take a picture on the Spanish Steps right close to this stop.
Piazza Barberini
Points of interest passed by on this route
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Roman Forum
Circus Maximus
Bocca della Verita
Teatro di Marcello
Altare Della Patria
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Bus ticket will be sent on your Viator extranet the day before your booking date.
  • Please remind that it is strictly required to print your bus tickets. No mobile tickets will be accepted on the Panoramic bus.
  • Panoramic Bus Ticket is valid for 24/48/72 hours from the first use.
  • Onboard you'll have 8 languages comments (English; Spanish; French; German; Portuguese; Italian; Russian; Chinese)
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • For the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Tour customers have flexible option. Customers will be accommodate on the very first tour leaving in accordance to the idicated coordinated starting time.
  • For the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Tour customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time due to managing and organizational reasons.
  • To get inside the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill it is used group ticket and not individual one. It cannot be asked just the ticket entrance.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Archaeological Area (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also provide your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour, if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
  • Child discount is applied only with a valid ID card
  • Please note that for safety reasons the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Archaeological Area can accommodate up to 3.000 people at once. This could lead to delays in access to the site, even for pre-booked visitors.
  • The activity can suffer 20/30 min variation due to organizational resons
  • For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened.
  • To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray
  • Forbidden objects inside the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill : bottles and glasses containers, alcholic beverages and aerosols, backpacks, camping, bulky bags and luggage / trolley
  • Can be introduced medium and small size backpacks to shoulder, which must be checked, as any other bag, with metal detectors, opened and visually inspected by the Urbe Security Institute, responsible for the entrance inspection
  • Please notice that the Archaeological Area Administration, which depends on the Ministry of Cultural Assets and Activities has the faculty to close the Colosseum, or parts of it, with or without notice, for events, strikes, heavy rain, or any other reason. In which case, we will offer an alternative itinerary as it seems fit and offer a partial refund
  • No change on a booking can be accepted after 24hrs to the starting time of the tour. In that instance, no refund will be issued.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Not recommended for traveler with motor difficulties
  • Not accessible for walker users
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • We kindly inform you that any kind of disability (visual impairment, hearing impairment,... ) or anything that might prevent you to regularly join the tour, MUST BE communicate in advance to our staff.

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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