Please select a second date to complete the range.
With this fantastic Rome hop-on, hop-off tour, you can enjoy services of both red City Sightseeing and the City Roma buses. Just show your voucher to the driver and you are good to hop.
Embark on a lively Rome hop-on, hop-off tour and enjoy 1 hour Colosseum Express Guided tour and fast track entry & guided options to Vatican Museums with this fabulous combo! You can choose from the following combinations:
ROME HOP-ON, HOP-OFF TOUR
Explore Rome the affordable and convenient way on a fun and flexible Rome hop-on, hop-off tour, valid for 24, 48 or 72 hours! Hop on and off at any of the stops and visit attractions of your choice. Enjoy audio commentary in 13 languages.
Some of the major Rome attractions covered by the tour are:
Relish a spellbinding experience of the iconic Colosseum with our Express Guided Tour. Inarguably, the most majestic structure of the Roman Empire, the Colosseum (originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre) is inhabited by myriad tales of bravery, public life and royalty in ancient Rome.
Explore the Colosseum’s first and second tiers and step back in time to a gory era of gladiator battles and executions. As you stroll through the amphitheater, try to imagine the ancient blood-thirsty crowd of up to 50,000 spectators cheering as gladiators’ fought to survive in the arena.
Admire one of the world’s greatest art collections at the Vatican Museums and explore 7 kms of halls and corridors full of invaluable art, with the choice of a Guided Tour or a Skip-The-Line ticket. Spend time studying the Egyptian mummies, the Etruscan bronzes, ancient busts, classics by old masters as well as modern paintings. Highlights include the spectacular collection of classical statuary in the Museo Pio-Clementino, a suite of rooms frescoed by Raphael, and the Michelangelo-painted Sistine Chapel.
Vatican Museums are closed on Sundays.
Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:
11 Jun to 15 Jul : 9:00am to 8:00pm, every 20-25 minutes
15 Jul to 15 Sept : 9:00am to 10:00pm, every 20-25 minutes
1 loop takes 1 hour and 35 minutes (approx.)
Since this is an outdoor activity, the schedules might just change sometimes. Check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.
Colosseum: Open from 8:30am to 7pm. Opening times depends on the season. Please check the timings on the official website before your visit.Vatican Museums:
Monday – Saturday: 9am – 6pm (Ticket office closes at 4pm).
The museum is open on the last Sunday of each month: 9am – 2pm. (Ticket office closes at midday, 12:30pm).
Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Hop on the bus at any of the stops to start the tour.
Colosseum/Vatican Museums: Via Paola, 35, Savelli Shop – Piazza Pio VII, 1 / 2, Via Giolitti 34 (Termini Station)
Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.
Colosseum: Same as the start point
Vatican Museums: Same as the start point
Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
If you book your hop-on, hop-off tour on days when the Colosseum or the Vatican Museum is closed, you can choose an alternative date to visit these attractions.
Rome is a functioning capital city and therefore political events, demonstrations and celebrations can disrupt the route at any time, especially during summer and at weekends. We suggest you to check the official website for the operational hours of all the attractions before your visit as it keeps changing according to the season or as per attraction authorities.
Rome hop-on, hop-off tour:
Due to the nature of the ancient streets of Rome it is not always possible for the stops to drop you at the attraction, however they are planned to be as close as possible.
We ensure that the tour runs on time, however at times the itinerary might be revised due to weather, traffic conditions, etc.. Stops affected frequently include Colosseum, Circus Maximus and Trevi. All attractions continue to open; however, traffic will be restricted. It is very easy to walk to any attractions from alternative routes. All changes will be identified on the day of travel. Please check with the host/hostess onboard for more details.
With this voucher, you can board the red City Sightseeing as well as the CityRoma buses.
The Colosseum is FREE on first Sunday of every month.
Large bags/backpacks/suitcases are not permitted in the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Only very small bags are allowed. Please do not bring these items with you on the day of your tour as there are no cloakrooms at the Colosseum.
You need to exchange your voucher on the buses before entering the Colosseum.
Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Ticket is valid for entry only from Monday to Saturday.
A special dress code is required to enter the Vatican Museums and Saint Peter’s Basilica. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. This dress code is strictly enforced and you will be refused entry if you fail to comply with dress code requirements.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.