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Independent Exploration in Rome

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Starting from £90.13 GBP / Adult
Travel into the heart of Rome with a local guide who’ll offer up a few sightseeing tips and hand you an easy-to-follow city map. After being dropped in St. Peter’s Square, the day is entirely yours. Explore the city at your leisure. Browse the fashionable local shops or sit down at an Italian bistro for a delicious lunch. Spend time at St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City, or wonder at the ancient ruins of the Roman Colosseum or the Forum. See what you want to see and do it at your own pace on this self-guided journey into Rome.
  • Experience Rome at your leisure after being dropped in St. Peter’s Square near the city’s best shopping and famed landmarks.
  • Explore Vatican City, the Colosseum, Sistine Chapel, Spanish Steps, whatever suits your fancy.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun Protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Map of Rome
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and Sunglasses
Important NotesShow
  • The amount of walking is at each guest's discretion.Tour does not include lunch or entrance fees.
  • An escort will be on the coach to/from Rome.Guests who miss the return transportation will be responsible for getting back to the ship and at their own expense.
  • The distance from the coach drop-off /pick up point to St. Peter’s Square is approximately 0.25 miles.
  • Drive between Civitavecchia and Rome is approximately 1.5 hours each way.Guests who plan to visit the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica should be aware that conservative attire is mandatory and that they may be required to check large bags, backpacks, video cameras and/or personal water bottles at designated checkpoints.
  • In the event of Religious Ceremonies held in St. Peter’s Square, or crowds inside the Basilica, it may be closed for security reasons without previous notice.
  • Guests might encounter considerable crowds, lines and delays at the Vatican Museums, St. Peter's Basilica, and other venues.
  • Should the designed motor coach drop off / pick up point for St. Peter’s Basilica be congested or unavailable, an alternative drop off / pick up point location will be used. Please note that an additional walking portion of 0.6 miles from / to the alternative location should be considered.
  • Please note that special celebrations and events will take place at St. Peter's Basilica.
  • Due to new traffic regulations in Rome, large buses have been given limited access to the city center. This will result in longer walks to access the main venues.Guests planning to visit the Colosseum are advised that there are usually very long lines to enter and a ticket is required. Backpacks, suitcases, and large bags/objects are not allowed inside. There are no lockers available. Access to Colosseum my be limited by local authorities due for safety reasons.
  • Most stores in Rome and at the Vatican, with the exception of souvenir shops, are closed on Sundays and public holidays. Opening hours vary by season.The amount of time on your own will be approximately 5 hours.
Location Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
Tour Code CV68 CV68
Duration9.50 Hours 9.50 Hours
Activity Level#Mild #Mild
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