The Tour includes Rome Tour (4 hour) and Vatican Tour (4 hour).
It is an elliptical amphitheater whose construction was started by Vespasian Emperor from Flavia Dynasty in 72 AD and was used for hunting simulations, gladiator fights and sporting events.
Constantine Arch is just a few steps away from the Colosseum. A triumphal arch to celebrate Maxentius defeat by Constantine during the Fight of Milvian Bridge. Maximus Circus, an ancient racing stadium for bighe ( traditional Roman Carts), now a metropolitan green area where several racing performances still take place. The Flaminio Obelisk, in the center of Popolo Square.
The Pantheon is one of the best preserved monuments. The Pantheon is meant to be the temple of all gods. Built by Emperor Hadrian to replace the Pantheon of Marcus Agrippa.
In its ceiling you will admire an opening to the sky; an architectural detail that allows light to enter inside the temple.
Inside, important names are buried: Vittorio Emanuele II first King of Italy (from 1861 to 1878) and Raffaello, Italian painter and architect of the High Renaissance.
One more spectacular monument is the Trevi Fountain. Set of the famous film: Dolce Vita by Federico Fellini, with the famous scene where Anita Ekberg bathed in the fountain.
The Spanish steps of Trinità dei Monti is the heart of Rome. The name comes from the Spanish Embassy in the Holy See that was once located in the nearby square. It has 136 steps. The Spanish Steps were designed in 1717 by Francesco De Sanctis and Alessandro Specchi to connect the Embassy to the church of Trinità dei Monti at the top. The famous fountain “La Barcaccia” lays in front of the Spanish Steps.
Navona Place was built on the ruins of a Roman stadium by Emperor Domiziano before 86 A.D. This underground area was discovered between 1936 and 1938 and may be visited with special permits.
This square was used for competitions and athletic contests. Today the square is full of street artists. In the square you can’t miss: the Fountain of the Rivers and the church of Sant’Agnese in Agone.
The Capitol also called “the heart of Rome” is the next step to take…. A knockout view of the extraordinary “Roman Forum” with its ancient ruins. From here you will also see the Colosseum.
Nearby the Capitol you will not miss the majestic Monument dedicated the fallen soldiers “The Victorian” , also known as “The Altar of the Homeland” made in honor of the Vittorio Emanuele II. Made of white marble it is also called “the wedding cake” for its brilliant white color.
The Tour lasts 4 hours.
The Vatican Museums are considered the most important Museums of the world. It’s a key step for those who come to Rome. Here, the best art masterpieces of all times are displayed. Beautifully preserved. They are a precious testimony of the past, thanks to many Popes who collected several masterpieces. New collections have been added over time to present days.
The Sistine Chapel is called “cultural priceless asset “. Many pilgrims, from all over the world, testify it by coming to visit this place. They come to admire the work of the great masters.
Saint Peter in Vatican
St. Peter’s Basilica is the world center of Christianity, inviting pilgrims from all over the world. Inside there are many artworks such as marble sculptures and beautiful mosaics. The old basilica was built by Constantine in the 4th century. B.C. Later other artists made other reconstructions.
The Basilica is home of the Pietà, a wonderful work of marble representing the dying Christ and Mary by Michelangelo Buonarroti. Under the dome of the Basilica, you will admire the bronze canopy, baroque of San Peter , designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.
Monuments tickets: We can book visits to the Catacombs, the Colosseum and all non free entrance monuments to avoid queues and save time. This service is has to be requested upon booking the tour.