Combine the convenience of a guided tour with the flexibility of independent travel on a 24- or 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour of Rome. Along the way, enjoy a skip-the-line tour of the Colosseum and four optional walking tours, taking in sights such as Castel Sant’Angelo, Capitoline Hill, St. Peter Basilica, the Spanish steps, and the Pantheon.
Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Recorded commentary by audio headphones
Skip the line
3-h Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill guided tour
Small-group (max 25 pax)
Professional tour guide
Hop On-Hop Off Bus Ticket (according to the chosen option you'll have 24/48/72-hrs bus ticket)
All Fees and Taxes
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks
Departure & Return
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
What To Expect
HOP ON-HOP OFF BUS ITINERARY
7 Points of Interest
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 3h Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill guided tour.
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.
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.
For the Colosseum Tour customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time due to managing and organizational reasons.
Near public transportation
Not recommended for travelers with back problems
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
To get inside the Colosseum 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 Colosseum (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 Coliseum 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 Colosseum: 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 Colosseum 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.
PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
Not recommended for traveler with motor difficulties or walker users
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.
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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