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  • Colosseum: Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

    1. Colosseum: Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

    Explore the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill with a guided tour of all 3 attractions. Learn all about the biggest amphitheater in the Roman Empire, everyday Roman life, and the founding site of the city. After skipping the ticket line, explore the Colosseum as your guide shares its history with your group. See the arena floor from the stands, and imagine the battle scenes with gladiators and wild animals below. Next, visit the Roman Forum to see where the center of Roman social, political, and religious life took place. Home to the old marketplace and Temple of Julius Caesar, it was a grand site at the heart of Roman life. Head up Palatine Hill next, the rumored birthplace of Rome and middle of the 7 hills. Enjoy panoramic views over the city from here, including unforgettable views of the Colosseum and Roman Forum themselves. Travel along the Via Sacra, the road connecting ...

  • Colosseum: Tour with Arena Floor, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

    2. Colosseum: Tour with Arena Floor, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

    See the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill on a guided tour of all 3 attractions. Learn all about everyday Roman life, the Colosseum’s gory history, and the city’s rumored founding hill. After entering the Colosseum, tour the amphitheater as your guide brings history to life. Visit the normally off-limits’ arena floor and imagine the crowds from the gladiators’ perspective. Next, visit the Roman Forum, the epicenter of Roman political, religious, and social life. Home to the Temple of Julius Caesar and Roman Senate, it was full of grand, classical architecture and a marketplace. Then walk up Palatine Hill, the reputed birthplace of Rome and center of its 7 hills. Enjoy panoramic city views from here, including exceptional views over the Roman Forum and Colosseum.

  • Ancient Appian Way: Electric Bike Tour

    3. Ancient Appian Way: Electric Bike Tour

    Explore the Roman countryside and its remarkable scenery on this half-day cycling tour. Cycle along 2,300-year-old cobblestone roads to ancient ruins. After a short urban ride, you will reach the beginning of the Ancient Appian Way. This was one of the first roads in Rome, also known as the “Queen of the Streets”. Continue to cycle past ancient tombs and the ruins of an imperial palace. As you ride, your guide will share interesting historical facts that will open your eyes to the Rome beyond the monuments. Leaving the Ancient Appian Way, you will follow the ancient aqueducts through the Roman countryside. After a pleasant ride back, your tour ends with a return to central Rome.

  • Rome: Early Morning E-Bike Tour

    4. Rome: Early Morning E-Bike Tour

    The morning e-bike tours are led by expert local guides who ride with you inside the Eternal City. They explain how to use the 3D visor during the tour, while providing you with history and curiosities about each monument. Explore the Colosseum as never before through the interactive 3D certified reconstruction, integrated by a narrative voice of your guide and epic background music. Explore the city as it was 2000 years ago. A real moving and multi-sensory family experience, suitable for all ages.  The tour follows a carefully-designed itinerary, stopping at Rome’s most popular sites and recreating the ancient settings. You will see 3D reconstructions of the Circus Maximus, the School of the Gladiators, and much more. Your guide will always be with you, who will inform you about everything you really see with the 3D visors. Other viewpoints throughout the route include the Colosseum, ...

    Highly recommended! Good bikes, very good service! Nicolo showed us the best places to see and details we would have discovered on our own. We saw a lot more than we could have seen walking, but without being exhausted! Our tour was on Saturday morning, traffic was very low. An experience we would not like to miss!

  • Rome In A Day Full-Day Tour by Electric-Assist Bike

    5. Rome In A Day Full-Day Tour by Electric-Assist Bike

    Explore the beauty of the “Eternal City” on a full-day bike tour, either on a quality trekking bike or an electrically assisted bicycle - that makes climbing Roman hills effortless. Meet your guide close to the Colosseum for an impressive view of the mighty arena of the Roman Republic. Then, continue to the Imperial Forum to see the temples dedicated to the gods of Ancient Rome. Cycle down small alleys, admiring Renaissance and Baroque palaces and churches along the way. Your local guide will lead you to some of Rome’s hidden and most famous squares and fountains, such as the Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona, and Piazza del Popolo. Learn some of Rome’s 2,000-year history as you pedal, pausing at sites such as the Castel Sant'Angelo, Piazza Venezia, and Villa Borghese. Take a break for a typical Italian lunch in an authentic trattoria, along with short breaks for an espre...

  • Rome Driving Tour By Vintage Fiat 500

    6. Rome Driving Tour By Vintage Fiat 500

    Enjoy a panoramic 3-hour sightseeing tour of Rome from behind the wheel of an iconic vintage Fiat 500. Departing from a garage just meters from the Colosseum, you will set off in convoy to see many of the Eternal City’s most historic sights. But you are as much an attraction as the Roman Forum and narrow streets of Trastevere from the seat of your candy-colored car. Stop from time-to-time to take pictures of sites en route, such as the Arch of Constantine and Circus Maximus. See curious sights, such as the secret keyhole of Aventine Hill, and the charming Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta (Piazza of the Knights of Malta). Drive along the Lungotevere, following the banks of the River Tiber. And cross into Trastevere, where the tight streets are a breeze for vehicles as small as the Fiat 500! Your guide will give brief explanations in English or French, before you head off again, never going...

    A must do when in Rome. Our tour guide Mimmo is the best! Took nice photos for us as well

  • Colosseum: Tour with Arena Floor and Ticket to Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

    7. Colosseum: Tour with Arena Floor and Ticket to Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

    See 3 iconic Roman attractions in 1. Enjoy an express guided tour of the Colosseum, and access tickets for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill for after. Skip the ticket line to enter each attraction. Get to know the Colosseum with your guide leading you and your group around the attraction, including to the exclusive arena floor and 1st tiers. Gain expert knowledge about the scene of many gladiator battles and wild animal battles. Then head to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill to explore both sites in your own time after the tour. See the home of Rome’s political, social, and religious life at the Forum, the site of the Temple of Caesar and Rome’s marketplace. Get panoramic views over the city of Rome from Palatine Hill, the center of Rome’s 7 hills—an amazing photo opportunity.

  • 90-Minute Tour in Convoy in Vintage Fiat 500

    8. 90-Minute Tour in Convoy in Vintage Fiat 500

    What better way to surprise your partner for the holidays than with a unique vintage car tour in Rome? This exciting 90-minute tour in a chauffeured Vintage FIAT 500 is a perfect way to celebrate your Roman Holiday and discover amazing spots of the Eternal City. Begin the tour only 200 meters from the Colosseum, and get cozy in your vintage vehicle, while your chauffeur sets out for parts of Rome rarely visited by tourists. Admire the spectacular panorama of Rome from the Garden of Lovers on Aventine Hill, and peep through the famed keyhole of the quiet Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta. The last stop of the accelerated tour is to the Janiculum Hill, from where you can see the Pantheon, enjoy the view of the Pantheon, the Villa Medici, as well as the Altare della Patria (Altar of the Fatherland).

  • Rome: Half-Day Panoramic Tour by Electric-Assist Bicycle

    9. Rome: Half-Day Panoramic Tour by Electric-Assist Bicycle

    Climb up Aventine Hill, the Janiculum Hill, the Capitoline Hill and enjoy the best panoramic views of the city. A tour that allows you to view the most important domes and monuments of Rome from a suitable distance to perceive them as a whole. An itinerary that allows you to observe well-known monuments like the Palatine and the Roman Forums from different perspectives, and to grasp the most evocative and unusual views.

    Great ride. Excellent views. Excellent overview of history. I have had one knee replacement with another pending so to be able to get around on an ebike was a real bonus for me. I haven't missed out.

  • Rome: 3-Hour Chauffeured Tour in a Vintage Fiat 500

    10. Rome: 3-Hour Chauffeured Tour in a Vintage Fiat 500

    Feel like Italian royalty on a private 3-hour tour of the ancient city of Rome. Your personal chauffeur will meet you a mere 200 meters from the Colosseum and take you to all of Rome’s most impressive historical sights. Take advantage of the compact size and soft-top roof of your Fiat 500 as you embark on your exclusive tour. Weave through the ancient streets of Rome to see the Colosseum, Arch of Constantine and Circus Maximus. Marvel at the secret keyhole of Aventine Hill and the charming Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta. Drive along the Lungotevere, following the banks of the River Tiber, and cross into the neighborhood of Trastevere, where the narrow cobblestone streets deter most cars – but not your Fiat 500! Stop for photos or absorb the splendor of the city while enjoying a cappuccino or two, whenever you feel like it; you are the boss. Throughout the tour, your guide will offer br...

    This was one of the highlights of our trip! We first met Alvise, we could have talked to him all day. Then our tour guide, Michele, was so much fun and knowledgeable. We had coffee with Michelle and it was like a break with a good friend. Take this tour, you will not regret it!

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What people are saying about Colle del Gianicolo

One of the coolest expierences of my life! We enjoyed a three hour guided tour with a pink Fiat 500 and a great guide (Mimmo) whose English was excellent. We drove around in Rome and saw a lot of great places. Thank you also for the photos you took! Very recommended! Thank you so much! Mille grazie!

very well chosen meeting place, kindness of the agency's representative. Our guide was wonderful, very well documented and ready to answer all of the questions. we also liked the care he showed permanently for an older member of the group. I highly recommend tours organized by this agency

It was very exciting, educational and entertaining to travel back 2000 years with our guide Nicola. Nicola guided us through the Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill with a healthy dose of information and humor.

A great attraction, an amazing atmosphere of cars and Rome from several dozen years ago. Our guide Simone showed us many places that we wouldn't normally get to. I recommend!

Great guide Paulo, he had an answer to every question.