General

Choose this option to travel in style and comfort for your whole day!

Our professional driver will take excellent care of you from collection at your ship until return you to the same point at the end of your tour.

You will enjoy all of the major sites of Rome and the Vatican from the comfort of your air-conditioned vehicle, with commentary and assistance from your driver (who will also act as your personal photographer!) throughout the day.

 

Vatican City

Vatican CityVatican City, officially known as Vatican City State is the world’s smallest country, a sovereign city-state located entirely within Rome. Created by the Lateran Treaties of 1929, it had a previous, and far more powerful incarnation – the Papal States. It is unique in the modern world in having Latin as its official language, though Read more

Rome

RomeRome is the historic city and capital of Roma provincia (province), of Lazio regione (region), and of the country of Italy. Rome is located in the central portion of the Italian peninsula, on the Tiber River about 15 miles (24 km) inland from the Tyrrhenian Sea. The capital of an ancient republic and empire whose Read more

Tour Fee

Tour Fees depend on the number of people in your party, as the size/number of vehicles required will vary according to the number of people.

1-3 passengers: €600

4 passengers: €700

5-7 passengers: €850

8-11 passengers: €1550

12-14 passengers: €1650

 

For larger groups, please send us an email.

Tour Description

The driver will collect you right from where you alight from your ship, and will take you on the 1.5 hour drive to Rome.

During the day, the driver will stop at the locations below, for you to exit your vehicle and take photographs. He will also provide you with commentary and information on each of the sites. Other locations may be visited upon request, please advise us in advance so that we can plan the itinerary prior to the day and be properly prepared.

  • Colosseum
  • Circus Maximus
  • Roman Forum
  • Capitoline Hill
  • Campo de Fiori
  • Piazza Navona
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Spanish Steps
  • Piazza del Popolo
  • Trastevere
  • Janiculum Hill
  • St. Peter's Square

 

Lunch and other breaks are at your discretion, and can be taken at any point during the tour.

 

Optional Extra

Entrance to the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum are optional and cost extra.

Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel:

Adult Ticket Fees: €30

Under-18 Ticket Fees: €25

Duration: 2 hours*

Additional Time Fee: €60 per hour for parties of up to 7 persons, €120 per hour for parties of 8 up to 14 persons

Skip The Line Tickets: Colosseum & Roman Forum

Collect your tickets from our tour coordinator, to save valuable time in passing the long ticket lines at the Colosseum.

Ticket Fees: €20

Duration: 1 hour*

Additional Time Fee: €60 per hour for parties of up to 7 persons, €120 per hour for parties of 8 up to 14 persons

These tickets are also valid for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, and can be used once at all three entrances (Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill).

 

* Notes on Additional Time:

Additional time is calculated according to the number of people, as we need to pay two drivers for parties of 8-14 people.

The additional time automatically added when you select these options are according to typical times required to make it through these sites. If you wish to spend more time at any site, you need to advise us in advance, so that we can factor this into tour tour itinerary and have everything planned perfectly for your day.

Colosseum tickets are also valid for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, and can be used once at all three entrances (Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill). However, please note that 1 hour is sufficient only for the visit to the Colosseum - if you wish to also visit the Roman Forum and/or the Palatine Hill you need to advise us of this in advance so that we can properly plan the day for you, as this will take additional time.

Note

Notes for Driving Tour: 

Some walking is required in order to enter buildings and at some sites where it is not possible to park close by. If walking is impossible, please choose Design Your Own Cruise or send us an email to discuss options.

Entrance to sites such as the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum are optional and cost extra.

* Notes on Additional Time:

Additional time is calculated according to the number of people, as we need to pay two drivers for parties of 8-14 people.

The additional time automatically added when you select these options are according to typical times required to make it through these sites. If you wish to spend more time at any site, you need to advise us in advance, so that we can factor this into tour tour itinerary and have everything planned perfectly for your day.

Colosseum tickets are also valid for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, and can be used once at all three entrances (Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill). However, please note that 1 hour is sufficient only for the visit to the Colosseum - if you wish to also visit the Roman Forum and/or the Palatine Hill you need to advise us of this in advance so that we can properly plan the day for you, as this will take additional time.