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This may be the best way to visit Rome while docked in Civitavecchia Port On a day trip to the Eternal city you will have a private tour driver to swiftly pick you up in leisure transportation, from your dock, to take you on a marvelous tour. While traveling on ancient roads, lined with centenary pine trees, you’ll reach the city center. You'll visit the highlights of Rome, some attractions known all over the World, other true hidden gems waiting to be discovered. The Colosseum, one of the most well known venues. A pillar of Roman Architecture A stroll around the Ancient Roman Forum, is definitely a must to truly appreciate ancient ways where in the Roman life, the Senate, the market place and temples to worship archaic Gods and conduct business. Piazza Venezia is next on the list. A famous square with a gigantic, temple-like building, a giant horseman, King Vittorio Emanuele, in striking pose, prepared for battle, hosting the tomb of tombs, the Unknown soldier, one fallen soldier to voice the loss of every Italian soldier near and far. On the other side of the Square is Mussolini’s balcony, infamous building from which the "Duce" used to gather crowds and deliver megalomaniac patriotic speeches. Continue along the busy Via del Corso, to find yourself immersed in the picturesque atmosphere. A giant street with dozens of tiny narrow streets crossing it, in which you can find Via Margutta, the street of the Artists, Piazza della Rotonda, with the famous Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona, famous for beautiful fountains and Renaissance buildings, and more. You will see things like never before, with new eyes. Discovering curiosities and architectures and history to make your head spin. Like the Maps of the Empire, the Arch of Constantine; Columns, decorated in marble reliefs or hieroglyphs, like the one of Marcus Aurelio. And the House of the Italian Parliament and Council of Ministers. Other Roman Curiosities are Capitoline and Palatine Hills, Circus Maximus, where Ancient Romans used to conduct gory battles and entertaining spectacles, Trajan's Column, then The Giant Marble Foot and the Cat Street, The Temples of Apollo, Vesta and Janus. All fantastic things to see, we don't want to spoil the surprise. All these curiosities can sure work up an appetite! Luckily for you, your tour driver not only has good taste in arranging the best activity in Rome for you, but also enjoys a good meal. With the ton of Trattorias, Restaurants and such, he will select the best ones where you can enjoy a nice, traditional Italian style lunch. The exploration continues with a drive by along the Tiber River, from where you can see Castel Sant'Angelo, A marvel in architectures, curios shape and history. An Ancient Roman Building of massive proportions. Commissioned by Emperor Hadrian, it was supposed to be his and his family's Mausoleum. However after its initial purposes were dismissed, with the advent of Christianity, it was converted in a fortress in the Papal reign. Fun fact: Legend has it, Castel Sant'Angelo was connected with the Vatican, through underground tunnels, used in case the Pope had to flee from Vatican City or not to attract attention. But speaking Vatican City, you cannot leave Rome without seeing Saint Peter's Basilica first! This beautiful church, pillar of Christianity, with incredibly tall ceilings and impressive domes, is a must see when in Rome. A vast amount of statues, paintings, frescos, make this church a wonderful exposition. From Bernini's Pulpit, placed on top of Saint Peter's resting place, to the Tombs of the Popes in the undergrounds and the Marble "Pietà" by Michelangelo, you will not be disappointed. At the end of such an Experience in Rome, your tour driver will take you back to your cruise ship with wonderful stories to tell and beautiful memories of such a great time.
Private Rome Highlights. The title says it all! If you are not big on long day tours, this just might be the perfect solution for you. A nice, 7 hour private Rome Highlights tour from pick up to drop off, to visit the absolute best sights in Rome. Highlights of Rome is the perfect combination of convenience, time and comfort. Your personal tour driver will welcome you with open arms (with a sign with your name, between them) directly at the dock of your cruise ship! All of our tour drivers in Rome have special permission to access the restricted docking areas of Civitavecchia Port After a quick introduction, a nice chat to learn more about your day, you will arrive in Rome. The Eternal City. Of course, we are famous for being flexible and for offering tailored options, to satisfy every possible need. But just, for a review on what a Highlights of Rome tour would entail, here is all the details. Driving on cobblestone streets, surrounded by centenary pine trees, you'll be transported in different period in times, just by looking out the window from your passenger's seat. Bypassing some Archeological sites as the Piramide of Caio Cestio, embedded in the surrounding atmosphere of the Aurelian walls and the entrance of the neighborhood of Aventino, one of the most characteristic neighborhoods of Rome. A Pyramid from the Roman Ages, standing on the exact spot where the primary ancient Roman roads intersect. Driving along Viale Aventino you'll find the famous Circus Maximus to your right The famous Ancient Roman stadium hosted so many competitions that it's purpose, perfectly suits the name. A circus, of ancient times, traditions and glorious stories. Just behind the Circus Maximus, still visible are the ruins of the Palatine Hill. Another historical Landmark in Rome. Behind Palatine Hill stands tall the Colossus, the one and only Colosseum,. While you enjoy your tour drivers anecdotes and details, as you approach the Colosseum you can step out to take pictures! If you'd like to visit it on the inside, your tour driver will be happy to wait for you by the vehicle. And you can find options to book skip the line tickets during the booking process, just in case. The drive around continues Next off the list is Capitoline Hill, where the Town Hall and Mayors office is. Capitoline Hill may just be the symbol of Rome, aside from the Colosseum, since it's where the politics and well-being of the city are discussed. Passing by Piazza Venezia, you will find Italy's last King's Memorial. As many Italian landmarks, it is quite hard to miss, not just because of it's enormous sizes. Driving toward the city center, take a detour, to the Amazing Pantheòn, hidden in the Piazza della Rotonda, surrounded by tall buildings in tiny cobble streets. Then off to the Trevi Fountain. You can't say you've seen Rome, if you haven't made a quick stop to see this gigantic fountain. More importantly, if you haven't tossed the coin into it. Since you are already in one of the most gorgeous areas of the City, we highly recommend stopping in Campo de Fiori, or Trastevere, two ancient neighborhoods, filled with so much beauty and history. But more importantly, filled with amazing places to eat! Enjoy a traditional Roman meal in one of the squares of the neighborhoods. Sip on a glass of red wine and take it all in. Your highlights of Rome will continue with one, very special, final stop. Saint Peter’s Basilica! One of the Holiest places on Earth! Admire its High Renaissance and baroque architecture. With its greatness of art and golden details, marble and mosaics, the atmosphere is overwhelming. Be sure not to miss Michelangelo’s Pieta, completed when the master was only in his 20s. Just when you think you've seen it all, heading back to your cruise ship, you will drive through some of the most enchanted, picturesque scenery in Italy.
This special all-inclusive tour of Rome is a MUST: A VIP Tour of Rome and Vatican Rome is a remarkable city. There is so much to do and see here and adding the Vatican to the itinerary, makes this private tour all the more special. And you want to make sure to cover every possible site during your cruise stop in Civitavecchia. For a true, private VIP tour of Rome and Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. That's why not only we will offer you one of our highly entertaining tour driver, but one of our professional guides, for an entirely guided tour Let's see what this private tour includes! Your private tour driver will welcome you at the dock of your cruise ship. And after a quick introduction to learn more about what you'll do on the tour, your quick trip to discover Rome will begin. Approaching the city you will stop on top of the Gianicolo Hill. A beautiful green hill that hosts incredible panoramic views of the city. Meet your private guide We offer the finest selection of expert guides, specialized in History, archeology, art and traditions of Rome. Your personal guide is not only very knowledgeable but will make this guided tour fun, catchy and engaging. So, what will you see when in Rome? First off, you'll cover the Historical Roman aspect of the City, a drive to the Circus Maximus, the legendary stadium, with a stop at the Colosseum, the Arch of Constantine, the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. The glorious Colosseum, an amphitheater built in ancient Roman times to host all sorts of gory spectacles, like the infamous Gladiator fights. The Roman Forum, the Commercial and Political Hub of the Romans and the Palatine Hill, one of Rome's Seven Legendary Hills. Renaissance Times unveiled you get closer to the City center Busy shopping districts and runways intertwined with fountains temples and churches Piazza Venezia, a memorial built in honor of Italy's last king, Victor Emanuel II, an architectural digest. A white, temple-like building, built in layers on the side of Capitoline Hill, often times referred to as the wedding cake. Capitoline Hill is another of Rome's 7 Hills, and it's, to this day, the Political life of Rome (location of the Mayor's office), the square on top of the hill is a beautiful artful creation of Michelangelo himself, surrounded by Medieval and Renaissance buildings, such as the Town hall and the Capitoline Museums. The peculiar aspect of Capitoline Hill is that it is placed between two different Eras in Time: Past and present co-exist. The Roman Forum behind it and the present with the busy square of Piazza Venezia, surrounded by Renaissance buildings, that encompass Via Del Corso, one of the most famous shopping districts in the Capital. Driving across Via del Corso, several narrow streets intersect. Many of which will bring you to discover hidden gems like the Pantheon. Don't be fooled by the Temple shaped building, with Latin inscriptions. It was built in Roman times, to worship "All Gods" but it is, to this day, one of the most beautiful and still active Catholic churches in Italy. Hosting incredible artworks and mausoleums of several important people in history. Before you'll know it, you will reach the monumental Trevi Fountain, for a toss of the coin. Speaking of Fountains, a stop by the adjacent Piazza Navona is highly recommended. A renaissance beauty, dotted with three outstanding artistic fountains, such as the famous Fountain of the 4 Rivers, by Bernini, topped with an Egyptian obelisque, so fascinating. Then, of course, there is the Spanish Steps the iconic stair case, shaped like the wings of a butterfly. Before your private tour of Rome and Vatican continues your tour driver and your guide will be happy to recommend one of the nearby restaurants or Trattorias to enjoy a delicious, traditional lunch. You’ll then continue on the Vatican tour of the Museums and Sistine Chapel! The Vatican Museums contain an incredible collection of art and treasures. Your guide will walk you through a portion of this fascinating museum. Then you will reach the one and only Sistine Chapel. The ultimate masterpiece by Michelangelo, including wonderful frescoes of the CREATION and the LAST JUDGEMENT. But the walls and ceiling on the whole Chapel are one major work of art, to which other artists contributed, such as Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Pinturicchio. And finally, a visit at the Magnificent Saint Peter’s Basilica. You’ll see one of a kind masterpieces like Michelangelo’s PIETA and the bronze canopy over the high ALTAR by BERNINI. Saint Peter’s Square is another of Bernini’s creations. It is one of the loveliest squares in the World. To make this an absolutely "all-inclusive" experience, we offer skip the line tickets to Colosseum and Vatican, for you to add directly during the booking! After such an exciting and interesting day, you’ll enjoy the relaxing ride back to the cruise ship.
price from €175.00
For this Ancient Rome tour, your personal tour driver will pick you up at the pier of your Cruise ship in Civitavecchia. You’ll enjoy an exclusive guided tour of the Colosseum, to learn all about the Ancient Romans history, traditions and customs, walking through the arches and columns. Next, the Roman Forum. The first Roman civilization began here. Legendary for its contribution in politics and Christianity’s evolution, it became the commercial center of ancient Rome. This tour also features other sites of ancient Rome! Such as the Arch of Constantine and Piazza Del Campidoglio, designed by Michelangelo. After your morning guided tour, your driver will be happy to recommend one of the best, typical Roman restaurants or “Trattorias” in the area. You will then reach the beautiful Pantheòn, the most well-preserved and influential building of ancient Rome! Last but not least, you will drive to the ancient Appian Way where you will have the chance to stop and visit one of the famous Catacombs located in the area. These catacombs are so fascinating, you will really find their story are intriguing, In some areas of Underground Rome, you will find miles-long tunnels in Catacombs that are even 4 stories-deep. After such an exciting experience in the depths of Rome, you will return to Civitavecchia Port.
Do you have a layover in the Airport and don't know what to do with yourself? Are you embarking on a cruise and have a few hours on your hands? This might be something fun to consider, instead of waiting patiently for your travel plans to fall into place. A private 4-hour tour and transfer, for a quick review of the major sites. What this activity entails is a combination of convenience, time and excitement. Pick up can take place in either Fiumicino (airport or Hotel), Civitavecchia Cruise Port or Rome Hotel. A tour of the city to visit the best destinations and then reach your drop off location, may it be the dock of your cruise ship, the Airport or any other location. It doesn't matter if you are starting a cruise or you're ending it. Why spend a day, hanging around in boredom, when you can enjoy some time in Rome, to take in as much as possible before your departure? A nice introduction to the Eternal city or finish off your time in Rome by seeing places you haven't seen previously. There is always something to see or do in Rome. A typical itinerary in three hours in Rome would normally include the most famous sites, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Colosseum But you have three hours! Do what you want to do, see what you want to see. Your tour driver is there to assist you, give you hints and ideas. Tell him your interests and places you'd like to visit and he will give you the best recommendations and take you there. Make every moment of your time count! A private transfer and small tour of Rome, there is always something new to do! Consider this private Rome tour and transfer to Rome-Civitavecchia Port or Fiumicino Airport (or vice-versa), the cost for the transfer is included in the service! You don’t need to worry about your luggage: your tour driver will stay at the vehicle at all times, while you visit Rome’s sites and will guard all your luggage and personal effects. Finally, at the end of the tour, your driver will take you directly to your request location in Civitavecchia, Rome or Airport.
The perfect arrangement for a memorable time in Rome & Vatican! Your private tour driver will take you to see the most amazing venues. First off, Piazza Venezia to admire The Monument of the first Italian king. Furthermore, there’s Mussolini’s balcony, the Capitoline Hill (one of Rome’s seven legendary hills) and the Roman Forum. Make sure not to miss the Colosseum! After that, you’ll head to the Pantheòn, Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps, and enjoy the outstanding view of Rome from the Pincio Terrace, and Piazza Navona. Enjoy a delicious lunch in a typical Roman restaurant, happily recommended by your driver, for a delicious meal. After lunch, your private tour of the Vatican city will begin. You will meet with your personal guide and enjoy a private guided tour of the Vatican museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. There are different wings of the Vatican to visit, like Cortile Della Pigna, Belvedere, Gallery of Candelabra, the Gallery of Tapestries or the Gallery of Maps. Depending on the number of visits in a day, some wings might be closed. Above all, visit the Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter’s! In conclusion, after a spectacular tour, you’ll enjoy a nice ride back to the pier
Your tour driver will welcome you at the dock beside your cruise ship in Civitavecchia. You will drive through area called Tuscia and some of Umbria, the green heart of Italy. Driving in to Orvieto, you can stop at Montefiascone, a nice Etruscan town. Built right on top of a hill overlooking Lake Bolsena, it appears today as a small, charming medieval town. Enjoy the view from the hilltop. Montefiascone is also known for its great production of wine. Then you’ll head to Civita di Bagnoregio! The natural erosion and seismic events through out the centuries, have formed and molded this 2500 year old Etruscan village persistently, gifting this little village with unique beauty and mysterious beauty. You will then reach Orvieto, another beautiful village sitting on a “tuff”. This makes for a great stop for lunch with a view! You can choose between a light lunch at the wine shop on the main square, or some local cuisine in a typical restaurant, carved in the tuff caves. After lunch, you’ll have time to visit the magnificent cathedral, and you can stroll down Orvieto’s quaint narrow streets filled with colorful shops selling beautiful ceramics. Orvieto produces one of the most famous Italian white wines! The wine shop in the square offers the opportunity to taste some of the local wines, as well as to eat some of the prosciutto and cheeses locally produced. As an alternative, time permitting, you might want to have a more substantial meal and taste some of the region’s renowned outstanding foods at a proper restaurant. You will then return at your cruise ship, after a pleasant experience.
The perfect shore excursion in the Countryside, to Bracciano Lake If you want to do something different, while docked, consider a relaxing day in the country, to explore the enchanted Bracciano Lake and Surrounding villages! You will travel on amazing roads, to Lake Bracciano, to visit the towns of Bracciano, Trevignano Romano, and Anguillara Sabazia. Quaint villages, of Medieval wonder and rustic charm, surrounded by green hills, in a beautiful setting. First off Bracciano! Famous for its outstanding 15th century Orsini-Odescalchi Castle. Visited by important personalities such as John Kennedy and Tina Turner, and of course Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes’, as their wedding venue. *Upon request, if you'd like to visit the Castle of Bracciano, you can buy your ticket at the booth and as an alternative to the group tours which they usually arrange, a great way to visit the Castle and its museum is to create your personal, fun itinerary to visit the estate on your own. With the delightful help of a video and audio guide, that you can easily download on your phone by scanning a QR code at the entrance. With wonderful explanations, videos and more. Another charming town is Anguillara. Your tour driver will be happy to provide suggestions for the best local restaurants on the charming lakeside. And finally, Trevignano Romano! This village simply reflects and beauty, the traditions and the eagerness to preserve it’s ancient history. The architecture and rustic features are simply breathtaking. Upon request we can organize a traditional lunch in a local “Villa B&B” nearby the lake for an authentic local lunch. A rich variety of mixed starters and homemade “pasta” together with sparkling water, local high selected wine & dessert will be served in a veranda overlooking Lake Bracciano (price is 30 Euro per person). After lunch, we will continue to Calcata, one of the best preserved medieval hill towns in Italy. Calcata is a magical, medieval destination that’s perfect for art lovers. At the end, you will drive back to the Civitavecchia pier on perfect time to board your ship.
A tour of the Etruscan highlights, to explore the History of Tarquinia, Ceri and Cerveteri Your English-speaking tour driver will welcome you at your dock in Rome-Civitavecchia, for an exciting tour of the Etruscan highlights. Visit Tarquinia Situated on a small hill overlooking the beautiful natural landscapes , you will find the greatest Etruscan museum in the World. With well-preserved sarcophagi, paintings, tombs, frescoes and the largest Etruscan necropolis, walk along the streets of the town. Visit the Etruscan Museum with its best collections like the 4th Century BC terra-cotta Winged Horses . And the Necropolis of Tarquinia with its 6000 graves carved in rock. You will also visit to Ceri, an Etruscan Fortress-village! Your tour driver can recommend a great local restaurant where you could have a traditional lunch! Then make sure to take a stroll around the village to visit some of the breathtaking venues! Finally you’ll head to Cerveteri where you can visit the necropolis. The most famous attraction of Cerveteri is the Necropoli della Banditaccia, which has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site. It covers an area of 400 hectars, only 10 of which can be visited. The Tomb of the Reliefs is certainly the most impressive tomb of the whole necropolis of Banditaccia. And the museum in Cerveteri is definitely worth a visit. Here you can admire Etruscan art and artifacts found locally, including the contents of some of the tombs. After this private tour you will return to the dock beside your cruise ship in Civitavecchia.
price from €94.00
Your English-speaking tour driver will welcome you at the dock beside your ship in Civitavecchia, for this private Etruscan tour. Visit the Etruscan and Roman Region on this private tour You will visit Tarquinia, one of the most important Etruscan cities. Where you will visit the Etruscan Museum and the tombs of the Necropolis. Tarquinia has the greatest Etruscan museum in the World! And Visit the National Museum in the aristocratic Palazzo Vitelleschi, too! A masterpiece of Gothic-Renaissance architecture. Then a tour of the Etruscan necropolis. It is just outside of town, and it includes the most beautiful and well-preserved tombs of the ancient World. Next destination, Tuscania A beautiful village, entirely carved in Tuff, a rocky material greatly present in the area. Here your tour driver can recommend some typical restaurants, where you can enjoy a nice and relaxing lunch. There are many Roman and Etruscan burial sites in the Tuscania area, especially along the River banks. They house Etruscan tombs that have preserved the personal belongings of a famous Etruscan family which are now exposed in the Archaeological National Museum of S. Maria Del Riposo. In the medieval historical center of Tuscania, you will enjoy visiting some beautiful ancient Churches, one of which is actually built on an Etruscan acropolis. That’s how fascinating this village is! After this interesting private Etruscan tour, you will return to Civitavecchia in perfect time to board your ship.
price from €110.00
Your English-speaking tour driver will welcome you at the dock beside your ship in Civitavecchia, for this private tour to the hot springs. Treat yourself to some pampering on a trip to the hot springs of Saturnia which is located in the maremma area of Tuscany. Your tour driver will greet you at the dock beside your cruise ship in Civitavecchia, for this private Saturnia Spa Day You will enjoy a drive through the Roman & Tuscan Maremma Countryside to the legendary Saturnia hot springs. Saturnia’s thermal baths! They are the bubbling waters seeping through the Earth from Mount Amiata to the hills of Albenga and Fiora and reaching Roselle and Talamone. The Thermal waters are at a constant temperature of 99.5 F° and have therapeutic and relaxing properties. The Cascate del Mulino di Saturnia are one of the most evocative and fascinating places in Maremma, and most certainly among the most beautiful Free Spas in Tuscany, it is a place that has created itself naturally, dug by the waterfall sulfurous thermal waters and generated by the thermal torrent of the Gorello.
price from €105.00
Your English-speaking tour driver will welcome you at the dock beside your ship in Civitavecchia, for this private tour. A private tour of Italy’s famous Tarot Gardens, on your excursion from Rome-Civitavecchia Port. A visit up the Argentario coastline to see the little coastal village of Capalbio and a mesmerizing tour of the Tarots Garden! The Argentario coastline is surely one of the most beautiful areas of Tuscany. Monte Argentario, with its mountain, shores, beaches, lagoons and glamorous villages it is the perfect mix of different types of landscapes and features. Porto Ercole! A harbor settlement in Tuscany and one of the two main bay towns in Argentario. The port is a spectacular cove of clear, blue water and rocky beaches. If you like, you can enjoy a cappuccino with home made pastries, in one of the local bars overlooking the sea. Just to unwind and relax. Your next stop is Capalbio, a lovely, medieval village A walk through the narrow streets of Capalbio is certainly a must to take in the scenery! Your private tour driver can suggest some local spots, where you can grab a bight to eat, before heading to your next location. A Fantastic way to end this tour is a stop in the Tarot Gardens! Immersed in the typical Tuscan Maremma atmosphere, there is a park where an artist named Niki de Saint Phalle’ dreams run wild. The Tarot Gardens, display the artist’s desire to create a colorful masterpiece in the heart of the Maremman countryside. After such a fascinating day and with starry eyes you will enjoy a beautiful ride back to Civitavecchia in perfect time to board your ship.
This Horseback riding experience is definitely a MUST Your tour driver will take you for a private Horseback riding experience. You will travel through the hills, directly to the horse farm “I tre confini” of Macchia Grande from Rome or from Civitavecchia. Ugo the handler, along with your tour driver, will take you for a memorable ride! Why not try them all during your Italy cruise, with a private Horse riding? The handler and owner of the Horse farm will take you through a basic training before you go, for those familiar with horse riding and for first timers. We suggest you wear comfortable clothes (jeans and comfortable shoes.). After the tour, you can enjoy a refreshment and a moment to relax at the horse farm! For lunch, you will ride through the countryside, to Bracciano Lake! After lunch, we will visit the Medieval Castle of Bracciano and then enjoy a walk in the old town center. Before going back to Civitavecchia, we can take a scenic drive to Cerveteri, one of Italy’s great Etruscan cities. Time permitting, you can visit the necropolis near Cerveteri. The Etruscan necropolises of Cerveteri are UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy.
price from €130.00
Pitigliano, Sorana & Sovana are considered the “tuff villages”. They are part of an area called the Tufo Archaeological Park characterized by canyons trapped between suggestive and steep walls of tuff. Visit Pitigliano, a small Tuscan village! It is positioned and carved into a Bluff and is simply extraordinary. The high walls of volcanic tuff, carved into a thousand of caves, features a series of tower-houses, thus heightening the picturesque feel of this medieval town. Pitigliano is also known as “Little Jerusalem” Famous for its quaint narrow streets, the Jewish neighborhood is almost 500 years old and there is still a synagogue, kosher shops and all the ancient traditions make it the most characteristic and charming section of the town. For lunch your tour driver will be happy to suggest some typical traditional local restaurants in the area. Your day tour will continue to other extraordinary destinations Sorano is simply charming. With lovely cobble streets, winding alleys and steep staircases leading from the hilltop. A beautiful Medieval, rustic village! Sovana has maintained its most resilient charm – it has maintained its charm and uniqueness that is perfect for a visit: the landscape, the food, the wine, the view, the history are just an absolute delight. After this exciting day tour, your driver will take you back Civitavecchia in prefect time to board your cruise ship.
price from €112.50
For this Ostia Antica and Cerveteri excursion, you will discover the greatness of Ancient civilizations. Your English-speaking tour driver will meet you at the dock beside your ship. Explore Ostia Antica, on a walk through history, in the beautifully preserved excavations of the site, one of the most important examples of an authentic ancient “Roman City.” Ostia Antica, Rome’s ancient seaport, in the meadows between the Tiber River and the Tyrrhenian Sea. A flourishing commercial hub populated by over 100,000 people, whose apartment buildings, taverns, and grocery shops are still intact. You will retrace the paths of Ancient Romans, which used this street for their horse carriages and carts, where they conducted a very busy and social lifestyle After the tour in Ostia we will drive to Cerveteri where your tour driver will be happy to suggest some typical Roman “trattorias” for a quick lunch. Cerveteri is the largest, ancient necropolis in the Mediterranean area. After lunch you will visit the amazing “Necropoli della Banditaccia” in Cerveteri, which has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site, because it is very well preserved and it covers an area of 400 ha (988 acres) only 10 of which can be visited, covering a total of 1,000 tombs, often housed in characteristic mounds. You will visit the necropolis where you’ll find some of the most important types of tombs from the IX to the II century BC. You can wander in the streets of this “city of the dead”, and enter its houses and take a trip back in time. Finally, you will drive you back to Civitavecchia in order to get back in perfect time to board your cruise ship.
Tivoli private tour, for an exploration of Italy’s hidden gems Our English speaking tour driver will welcome you at the dock beside your cruise ship in Civitavecchia. Drive along the Via Tiburtina to reach the amazing venues. For this Tivoli private tour, you will start with a visit of Hadrian’s Villa. This was the summer residence of one of the most popular Roman Emperors, Hadrian. Walking through this amazingly preserved villa you will have the opportunity to admire some of its wonderful treasures, which can only be found here! Don’t miss the Hadrian’s Villa Museum, filled with precious objects. The Villa is a monumental complex that even today continues to display the lavishness and power of Ancient Rome. Because of the unique finds and history, Hadrian’s Villa is one of the Italian UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Before reaching Villa D’Este, stop for lunch in one of the nice little restaurants in Tivoli. Your Tour continues to Villa d’Este. Built by the grandson of Pope Alexander VI in the 16th century, one of the most beautiful palaces and gardens in Italy and perhaps in Europe! The entire complex is structured by a geometric system of paths, ramps, and steps around fountains, crypts, and arched walkways; it is defined as the peak of European garden concepts. Finally, after a relaxing and informative day in the Roman countryside, you’ll be driven back in perfect time to re board your cruise ship.
price from €106.25
This Anzio Veteran tour, to remember the unforgettable event that shook the whole Italian Region to the core. The battle of Anzio, it is one of the most important facts in our Country’s history during World War 2. This Anzio Veteran tour is perfect for those who would like an in-depth historical experience, with a private tour driver and a personal expertise guide. This experience is the perfect example of how important it is to remember. For all of the young soldiers who gave their contribution during World War 2, who fought the tyranny, for our freedom. This private tour includes an illustrated personal guided tour of Anzio’s Landing, the Anzio War Cemetery (the American monumental cemetery or the English cemetery) and the Beachhead Cemetery, before going to the infamous Flyover at Campo di Carne, fighting scene in 1944. On this tour you will get the chance to see and visit the Anzio War Museum and other important locations Upon request you can visit Peter Beach and x-ray BEACH. In addition, walk through the trenches and paths of American and British soldiers. Our memorial tour ends with the visit of the Sicily Rome American Cemetery which is located not far from the beaches of the landing right in the heart of Nettuno and commemorates the US soldiers fallen from the landing in Sicily on 9thJuly 1943 to the liberation of Rome on June 4th, 1944. At the end of the day, your private tour driver will escort you back to your cruise ship, in a timely manner.
price from €162.50
Maremma Wines and Landscapes is a private wine tasting shore excursion This wine tasting shore excursion is for those who arrive in Civitavecchia Port, and are looking for the perfect get-away that would include good food, good wine and a little Italian wander in the Tuscany Maremma, for a day. Your first stop will be Scansano! World famous for the prime grape varieties and, of course, the Wine. It is one of the incredibly well preserved villages, this area is so famous for. So much history around this beautiful Medieval fortress. But let’s talk about the wine! Scansano is World producer of Morellino di Scansano Wine, made with a local variety of Sangiovese grapes. You can’t visit the Maremma without having a Wine tasting. In fact, the Highlight of the day will be a private, Morellino Wine tasting tour, in one of the best local Wineries. With a tour of the vineyards, listen to incredible explanations on the art of wine making, visit the cellars and finally, taste different varieties of Wines. Why not enjoy a delicious meal in one of the local restaurants? If not the full wine and food experience in the winery. In fact we can arrange lunch directly in the winery for you to enjoy some traditional meals to pair perfectly with your wines! (Lunch in the winery is an extra you can select directly during the booking process) Last but not least, you will visit Capalbio! Known as “Little Athens”, for it’s artistic and historical impact in Renaissance times. After this private tour, you driver will escort you on a pleasant ride back to Civitavecchia Port, in perfect time to board your ship.
price from €187.50
If you’re planning a cruise to Rome-Civitavecchia, Italy, then you’ll want to make sure you make the most of your time in port. Taking a shore excursion is the perfect way to experience the best that Civitavecchia port has to offer.
From historical tours of Rome and Vatican City, to wine tasting and cooking classes in the Tuscan countryside, there are plenty of exciting options for shore excursions from Civitavecchia. Whether you’re looking for a day of adventure or relaxation, there’s something for everyone.
Rome is a city full of history and culture, and one of the best ways to experience it is by taking a shore excursion from Civitavecchia.
There are plenty of Rome shore excursions that can help you make the most out of your time in Italy. From visits to Vatican City and ancient ruins to wine tastings in nearby vineyards, these excursions will give you an unforgettable experience.
Art lovers will be fascinated by the wonderful Sistine Chapel and the immense art collection of the Vatican museums.
Our Wanderlust experience in the Capital, includes private guided tours of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, Archeological pillars such as the mighty Colosseum and other World famous locations like some of the 7 Roman Hills, picturesque squares, hidden mysteries and art work. Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Fontana di Trevi, among the most famous world renowned sites of Rome, but also Castel Sant’Angelo, iconic fountains, bridges and buildings with secret meanings. You are going to LOVE our private tours of Rome.
Our private Rome tours are a must. But what about what lies behind the Eternal City. There is an entire region filled with tiny towns and fascinating stories that make for the perfect alternative.
Like a day in Civita di Bagnoregio e Orvieto, one is a Ghost Town, the other a splendid Village with majestic architecture. The Bracciano Lake! Wedding venue of movie stars and celebrities. Or Tarquinia e Cerveteri, Capitals of a once prosperous ancient civilization, far before the Ancient Roman Empires.
Civitavecchia is a popular port of call for cruise ships and offers a wide range of shore excursions. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing day at the beach, an adventure in the countryside, or a cultural experience in Rome, Civitavecchia has something for everyone.
Our professional tour drivers have special permission to enter the docking area of Civitavecchia Port.
In this way we guarantee our cruise passengers all possible assistance!
So come explore all that this beautiful Italian city has to offer with one of our amazing Civitavecchia shore excursions!