Rome for First-Timers Private Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon9 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Ideally suited to cruise ship passengers, this action-packed sightseeing tour of the Eternal City covers the highlights of Rome in a single day. Enjoy VIP pickup from Civitavecchia Port and embark on a customizable itinerary based on your interests. Wander the ruins of ancient Rome, take in iconic landmarks like the Spanish Steps, and venture into the mysterious Catacombs. Upgrade to include monument entrance fees.
  • A customizable full-day tour of Rome’s top sights from Civitavecchia, with lunch
  • Enjoy a hassle-free on-shore excursion and round-trip transfers in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Customize your day: upgrade to include entrance fees to the monuments of your choice
  • Leave the planning to the tour operators, and enjoy a tasty all-inclusive Italian lunch

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

This introductory shore excursion is designed specifically with first-time visitors in mind.

English Speaking driver
Live commentary on board
Port pickup and drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
If you decide to enter the Colosseum you will have to let us know beforehand and we will get the tickets for you for an extra 18 euro per person. Not included in the prepaid cost
If you decide to enter the Catacombs you will have to pay 8 euro per person which is not included in the prepaid cost
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
As you get off the ship, you will see your driver with a sign and your name on ready to go. You will see your driver at Dockside


  • Port of Civitavecchia at dockside

Departure Time

7:30 AM
Stop At:  
You will be spending time in the outside, to keep more time for other sites in the city. In the Square, a part from the Colosseum, you will see also the Arch of Constantine and the view of the Arch of Titus. SHOULD YOU WANT TO ENTER THE COLOSSEUM PLEASE LET US KNOW AT THE MOMENT OF THE BOOKING AS, if tickets are available, I WILL SEND YOU A LINK TO PREPAY FOR THEM (25 EURO PER PERSON)
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
You will take a view of the Forum from an higher point
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Circus Maximus
You will pass by and stop for some pics
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Catacombs of Saint Callixtus
On demand, by discussing it with your driver, you can opt to visit the Catacombs of St Callixtus, where, escorted by a local guide who works for the Catacombs, you will be exploring the tunnels for about 45 minutes (8 euro per person to be paid on site)
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
You will see the inside, if there is not too much of a wait
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Trevi Fountain
You will toss the famous coin in, wishing to come back
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
In this tour you will not enter the Vatican, such as the Museums or the Sistine Chapel, but you will have time to hang out in the Square of the Basilica for pics
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

From 345.63 USD

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