Bike Tour Rome Highlights and Colosseum or Vatican Guided Tour | Skip the line

Rome, Italy

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icon5 to 7 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Combine several experiences in Rome with one full-day tour. Pedal through the narrow laneways of the city center by bike and see top landmarks including the Pantheon, Piazza Navona, and Piazza Venezia. Explore the Jewish Ghetto and visit the Theatre of Marcelus. Choose between a tour of the interior of the Colosseum or the Vatican Museums.
  • Maximize time in Rome with a combination tour
  • Cycle through Rome to see sites like the Pantheon
  • Join a local guide to explore the Jewish Ghetto
  • A tour of the Colosseum or the Vatican Museums is included

Helmets
Headsets
Lock
Tour guide
Ice-cream tasting
Assistance
Insurance
Taxes
Colosseum guided tour
Small-group walking tour
Professional tour guide
Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Local taxes
Professional art historian guide
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Snacks
pick up and drop off service
Transportation to/from attractions
Gratuities

Departure Point

1: Via Carlo Botta, 35, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
2: Via della Polveriera, 11, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
3: Via Leone IV, 6, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Colosseum
Escorted by a professional guide you will admire the main symbols of the city more than appreciate its real spirits visiting such a magical palces that make Rome the most beautiful city in the world.
Duration: 35 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Pass By:  
Via dei Fori Imperiali
Along the way you can appreciate the main masterpieces of Rome, evidences of a great civilization and also modern work of art. You will admire impressive monuments, whome graetness will let you breathless and astonished while looking at the genius of the ancient romans, enjoying for example a panoramic overview of the Imperial Forum
Duration: 35 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Pass By:  
Piazza Venezia
Go on to the city centre, passing by Venice Square and its impressive monument to Unknown Soldiers.
Duration: 35 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Pantheon
Reach places otherwise you'll never see, discovering the ancient narrow alleyways of the city centre. You will appreciate incredibile monument as well as the Pantheon.
Duration: 35 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Pass By:  
Piazza Navona
Going on till Navona square, where admire the greatnes of this huge square, once theatre of spectacles and battleships, that now host nice monuments as well as the Bernini's masterpiece the Four River fountain.
Duration: 35 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Ghetto Ebraico
Penetrare the secret of one the most typical and ancient district in Rome, the Jewish ghetto experiencing and appreciating the roman folklore, the baroque architecture, but also ancient ruins like the Theatre of Marcelus or the Octavia Porch and much more.. You will then have a little break to taste the real italian ice-cream.
Duration: 35 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Colosseum
(IF OPTION CHOSEN) Meet your guide and enjoy panoramic views of the best preserved part of the Colosseum. Get a detailed description of the Colosseum from the outside, before skipping the long lines to step inside. Your guide will entertain you with tales of sea-battles, and tell you about the cages where the lions were kept. Imagine the roar of the crowd as their blood-lust was met. Continue to the 2nd tiers for the best views of the Colosseum, inside and out. End your tour in front of the official book shop of the Colosseum, where you can find a wide assortment of books about the arena.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
(IF OPTION CHOSEN) Introduction on the Vatican City and Vatican History Discover the treasures hosted by one of the largest and most-visited museums of the world enriched by a huge number of masterpieces collected through time. Taking a spectacular big spiral staircase you will be introduced to the impressive greatness of the Vatican Museum. Admire the best of the ancient world visiting the Greek and Roman sculpture section. A collection of classical art masterpieces where admire the beauty of several sculpture groups, as for example the statue of Laocoön and His Sons that is one of the most famous ancient sculptures. Pass by the Chandelier Gallery, named by the several marble chandelier decorating this section. Be astonished by the elegant Tapestry gallery, wallpapered by the finest tapestry worldwide, realized by Raphael's disciples. Visit the Maps Gallery, a complete exhibition of maps representing Italy as it was seen by cartographer in 1581. Enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of the Vatican Garden and much more ... Admire the major representatives of Italian art such as Leonardo, Perugino, Beato Angelico, and many more Towards the end of this tour you will visit the beautiful Sistine Chapel to admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece: The Last Judgement. You will visit the Basilica at your leisure, without the guide. Inside you can admire some Baroque masterpieces and the breathtaking Pietà by Michelangelo. You can also enjoy a moment of reflection in the Vatican caves.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • We reccomend to wear comfortable sportswear, protect your skin to the sun and to drink a lot during the ride.
  • Meeting time to attend the bike tour is 15 minutes prior stated departure time
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Difficulty level: moderate
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Children that weight less than 50 pounds (23kg-approximately 4 years old) may sit in a child seat on the back of a parent's bike, and there is no charge
  • Children that weigh more than 50 pounds (23kg) may ride a child extension attached to a parent's bike;
  • Visitors must pass through metal detectors at the security check point. Please expect to wait 20-30 minutes to clear security.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnand women
  • Not recommended for people with back problems or serious helth disease
  • For the Colosseum guided group tour the meeting point is at the Tour in the City Agency, Via della Polveriera n°11.
  • PLEASE NOTE: You cannot get into the Colosseum with large bags, backpacks or suitcases. It is possible to take small bags only. The Colosseum does not provide a bag check, so you cannot carry this kind of article inside the Colosseum.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Selfie sticks cannot be used inside the Colosseum for security reasons.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Colosseum group tour is not Wheelchair accessible
  • For the Vatican Museum guided group tour the meeting point is at Via Leone IV, 6
  • PLEASE NOTE: A dress code is required to enter places of worship and Vatican museums
  • PLEASE NOTE THAT WILL NOT BE POSSIBLE TO VISIT THE BASILICA DURING RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS AND CEREMONIES (Audiences, Beatifications, Masses of the POPE). The Basilica is often subject to sudden closures. In these cases it is not possible to guarantee access to the Basilica.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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