Rome as Emperor

3 Days and 2 Nights in Rome.

Rome as Emperor is a package of luxury Roman sightseeing tours, ideal for travelers with limited time. Traveling with our professional drivers in a comfortable air-conditions limo/minivan you will enjoy informative and entertaining tours with our expert licensed Rome guides.

All the tours include all applicable entrance fees with no-standing in line entrance for the Colossum, Vatican City, and Catacombs, with peace of mind.  Although the tours can be split and taken over several days.

This sightseeing package of Rome includes:

  • 2 Night stay in city center located 4**** hotel.
  •  3 Hours tour of Vatican City: Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter Basilica.
  •  3 Hours Ancient Rome Tour:  the Coliseum, the ruins of the Ancient Roman Forum, the Palatine Hill and the Constantine’s Arch.
  •  3 Hours tour of the Monumental city center by limo/minivan and the Roman Catacombs.
  •  1 Dinner with concerto and 1 dinner at the local restaurant.
  •  2 Private Airport transfers in limo/minivan.
  •  Tax, Nightly City Tax.
  •  Local Guides.

Vatican City (3hr):

Following one of the licensed expert guide in the Vatican City you will visit the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel where you’ll admire Michelangelo’s famous frescoes and learn about the intense relationship between Pope Julius II and Michelangelo that drove the artist to create the greatest work of Art the world has ever known. You’ll be able to appreciate how the paintings of the Sistine Chapel evolved and how Michelangelo’s own character changed during this Herculean task, as the world around him was thrown into turmoil. After the tour of the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel you continue with your local guide in the vast open spaces of St. Peters Basilica where a treasure of precious works of art await to be discovered starting with the Michelangelo’s stunning Pieta’. And while admiring Bernini’s impressive Papal Canopy, a legacy left to the Basilica by the Barberini family, you’ll learn the justification behind a famous Roman saying “What the barbarians didn’t do, the Barberini did”.

Ancient Rome Tour (3hr): 

During the first part of our Ancient Rome Tour, one of our expert guides will lead you on a fascinating walking tour through the evocative ruins of the Ancient Roman Forum, the cradle of Roman civilization and the main square of the Roman Empire. You’ll learn its history enlivened by anecdotes about the structure of Roman society, their beliefs, social and political lives.

During this tour of Ancient Rome learn what role the Forum played in Ancient Rome, and its influence on succeeding generations. Your expert guide will concentrate on the most important landmarks of the Ancient  Forum that date from the various periods of Rome’s long and great history to convey the history of Ancient Rome from its origins to the age of the Roman Republic, and the glory days of the Roman Empire.

One of the highlights of our Ancient Rome Tour is the visit to the magnificent Colosseum. Our local expert guide will lead on a thorough tour of the interior of Ancient Rome’s most famous building. You’ll learn how the Romans managed to construct this massive structure that was originally a third of a mile in circumference on marshy ground, and how it was designed to allow an unruly crowd of some 50,000 spectators to enter and exit with ease! Relive the days of Ancient Rome as your expert guide recounts how the inner-workings of the Colosseum enabled the Romans to provide special effects to accompany the showmanship of the ferocious games held here.  As well as discussing the types of games held in Colosseum and what it meant for a Roman citizen to attend these games.

Your Ancient Rome Tour continues as you admire Constantine’s Arch where you’ll learn how its great reliefs influenced Baroque artists in Rome. And you’ll conclude your walking tour on Palatine Hill, a hill that has given its name to all the palaces in the world. The Palatine is a place of enchantment with incredible views over Ancient Rome and the ideal place to contemplate the feats of Ancient Rome.

Roman Catacombs and the Monumental city center by limo (4hr):

Travelling in an air-conditioned limo/minivan visit the famous Roman Catacombs, the evocative Appian Way, and discover the diverse treasures of Rome.

See many of Rome’s most famous landmarks (Spanish StepsTrevi FountainNavona Square and the famous fountain of the Four Rivers), as well as some of its hidden treasures as you enjoy an enchanting stroll through the back-streets of Rome rubbing shoulders with the Romans, where you’ll taste “La Dolce Vita” of the Eternal city. The center of Rome is a delightful selection of busy pedestrian areas and hidden back alleys where you can explore another Rome. Our professional driver and our licensed expert guide, natives or long-term residents of Rome will provide you with an insider’s view of the Eternal City.

Capture the essence of its extraordinary history, as you drive by its ruins and while hearing the glorious history of the Romans, your guide will entertain you with some of the many legends and anecdotes that will help you understand the soul of this magical place called Rome, the “Caput Mundi”.

Departure Dates

Daily

Unavailable dates

Christmas Day, New Years, Easter, April 25, May 1, August 15, November 1, Dec. 24, Dec. 26.

Pickup/Departure

Rome – Fiumicino International Airport (FCO).
Ciampino Airport.
Rome – Civitavecchia seaport (with an extra charge for person of $25,00).
All hotels located in Rome.

Drop-off

Rome – Fiumicino International Airport (FCO).
Ciampino Airport.
Rome – Civitavecchia seaport (with an extra charge for person of $25.00).
All hotels located in Rome.

 Passenger (s) Price per person USD/CAD  Room Occupancy
2  $ 970.00  Double room
3  $ 810.00  Double/Triple room
4  $ 735.00  Double/Triple room
 From 5 up to 7  $ 670.00  Double/Triple room
 Children  $ 650.00  Double/Triple room
 Single room  $ 1,370.00  Single room

 2 is the minimum number of passengers to be operated.

 

 

[box type=”info”] G.T.I. strongly recommend to visit your professional travel agent to book your ideal escorted tour. If you Book Now we help you to find your closer professional travel agent to visit. If your travel agent is not able to provide our products, please contact us and we will take care of you.[/box]

[button link=”https://greattoursofitaly.com/rome-as-emperor/” color=”silver”] Return up[/button]