Civitavecchia Cruise Port Shore Excursion: Best of Rome and Vatican City

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon9 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

This impressive Shore Excursion touches the most significant sites of Rome and Vatican City:
• St. Peter’s Basilica Square
• Castel Sant'Angelo
• Trevi Fountain
• Spanish Steps
• Pantheon
• Campo de Fiori Square
• Venice Square and the Wedding cake
• Colosseum
• Roman Forum
• Arch of Constantine
• Circus Maximus
Free time for lunch where the driver can suggest a nice restaurant or pizzeria within your desired budget.
Private or Shared Tour available options.

Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return to Civitavecchia Cruise Port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. See terms and conditions for full details.

Port pickup and dropoff
Worry-free Shore Excursion
Air-conditioned, fully insured and licensed legal vehicle with professional English-speaking Driver
Admission tickets to attractions
Lunch, Food and drinks
Tipping is not included in our service fees, It is never mandatory although it is always appreciated

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We have the permissions to enter the restricted area of the Port, you won’t have to walk to reach our Driver under the gangway exit of your ship, and he will wait for you with your name on a sign.
No need to take Bus-Shuttle from ship in Port of Civitavecchia since our permits allow us to enter in the Port.
Option Shared Tour Departure:
Hour pickup includes a 15-30 minute window. Your Driver may make a few stops (usually 2/3 stops) along the way to pick up, or drop off, fellow passengers. This means that your Driver will arrive within 15-30 minutes of your scheduled pickup time.


  • Civitavecchia Cruise Port of Rome

Departure Time

7:30 AM
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Designed principally by Donato Bramante, Michelangelo, Carlo Maderno and Gian Lorenzo Bernini, St. Peter's is the most renowned work of Renaissance architecture and the largest church in the world.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Castel Sant'Angelo
Known as Hadrian's Emperor Tomb, the Castel Sant'Angelo is a medieval fortress located on the right bank of the Tiber river, a short distance from the Vatican City.
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Trevi Fountain
The Trevi Fountain is the largest Baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Spanish Steps
The Spanish Steps are a set of steps dating from 1723, climbing a steep slope between the Piazza di Spagna (one of the most famous squares in Rome) and the top dominated by Trinita dei Monti Church.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
The Pantheon ("temple of all the gods") is a former Roman temple, now a church, in Rome, on the site of an earlier temple commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during the reign of Augustus (27 BC – 14 AD).
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Campo de' Fiori
Lunch Time: Free time for lunch where the driver can suggest a nice tipical italian restaurant or pizzeria within your desired budget.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Piazza Venezia
Piazza Venezia is the central hub of Rome. One side of the Piazza is the monumental site of Italy's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in the Altare della Patria, part of the Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II, first king of Italy.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Roman Forum
For centuries the Forum was the center of day-to-day life in Rome
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
The Colosseum is the main symbol of Rome. It is an imposing construction that, with almost 2,000 years of history, will bring you back in time to discover the way of life in the Roman Empire.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Pass By:  
Arco di Costantino
The Arch of Constantine is a triumphal ancient roman arch in Rome, situated between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Circus Maximus
The Circus Maximus is an ancient Roman chariot-racing stadium and mass entertainment venue.
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
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  • Air-conditioned, fully insured and licensed legal vehicle with professional English-speaking driver
  • Tour with professional English-speaking Driver that gives basic general commentaries from the vehicle. By Italian laws Driver is unable to conduct guiding inside museums, monuments, etc, or even to leave the car to walk around with you
  • According to the lines (or official Pope's Audience) you may or may not visit the inside of St. Peter’s Basilica but from outside included the magnificent Square
  • We are not responsable for admission tickets booked on your own
  • One Infant seat available on request
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  • Option Private Tour: This is a private Tour. Only your group will participate.
  • Option Shared Tour: It is a solution presented for a lower price for couples, sharing the vehicle with a small group (up to 8 people per vehicle). We may reserve the right to cancel the booking after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements and you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 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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