Excursies in Civitavecchia (Rome)

Excursies in Civitavecchia (Rome) tijdens een cruise op de Middellandse Zee

Dagexcursie naar Rome vanuit Civitavecchia haven

vanaf €35 per persoon

A fantastic guided tour partly by bus and by foot through the centuries  to admire the highlights and the classical masterpieces of art  and architecture in Rome that will give you the chance to learn the arts and facts of this unique eternal city, Rome.

Departure from Civitavecchia at 9:30am (all seats are prebooked). Your will be escorted to Rome by bus with a coach assistant to the start of the tour where your professional and licensed guide is waiting for you.

Our guide will take you around to discover the untold traditions and art of the most important monumets while making you visit unforgettable.

Once borded the coach, you will have a ride to the centre of Rome. The coach will leave you just a stone away from the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) in Piazza dei Tribunali. A beauty of building designed by the Italian Architect Calderini in 1889. Then your guide will take you to St. Angel Castle to look at the grand fortress ever built in Rome in honor of  Hadrian Emperor that once supposed to be used as his tomb.

Carry on walking along the Via Conciliazione where you will appreciate the perfect perspective view of St. Peter's Basilica and its magnificent square surrounded by the famous colonnades designed by Bernini in 1656. 

***please be advice that, in case of long line at St. Peter's Basilica, the guide will explain the Basilica from outside. If you wish to visit the Basilica from inside with "Skip the Line", please refer to the "NOT INCLUDED" section.***

Crossing the River Tiber we will be reaching Venice Square, the geographical centre of Rome, with its majestic monument to the 1st King of Italy and the Imperial Forums (in the Trajan private one a column with the description of the two wars won in Romania). Before reaching other monuments of Rome, we will pass beside the most famous Capitole Hill designed by the master of all masters, Michelangelo. Not to leave behind, the fabulous Santa Maria di Aracoeli Basilica. Along the ride you will have a fantastic opportunity to look at the Marcello Theatre commissioned by Augustus the Emperor but, the most unique feature is that, on top of this ancient building, you will be able to see one of the residency of the Pamphjli Family, one of the powerful and important family of Rome that aimed and reached the papacy.

Driving along you will be explained the Boario Forum where the Temple of Portuno and Temple of Hercules. Two of the finest smallest Temples situated in the centre of Rome. Your guide also will point you out where to look for the Basilica of St. Mary in Cosmedin with its huge bell tower and the Mouth of Truth where the legend says that, if you have you hand inside of it and you are telling a lie, the mouth will bite your fingers off.

Leaving behind the Mouth of the Truth monument, is the Maximum Circus, the biggest stadium ever built in the ancient Rome that held the race of the Chariots and, could hold up to 250 thousands of guests at one times. 70/74 a.D. and opened by Vespasiano Emperor. A semi circular stadium that hold up to c. 30 thousand spectators. The inauguration was held for 100 days long where all Romans could come and see the Gladiators fights vs gladiators or lions.

At this point, you have terminated the Ancient Rome side of this unique tours.Getting on the coach with your guide, we will heading to the Baroque side of the city where you will truly appreciate the 16th, 17th, 18th centuries that made Rome modern for its time. Starting with the fabulous Trevi Fountain designed originally by Bernini but, the works were never carried out due to the death of Pope Urban VIII. The precious Architect Nicola Salvi started the works of this unique fountain that made Rome evn more famous to the world. And of course the must see - the Colisseum.

Stop for lunch. Your will have approx. 30/40 minutes to have lunch or even just an ice-cream in the local delicatessen.

Walking to the Pantheon, the greatest pagan temple made 2000 years ago and still standing today. The imposing dome with its opening at the top will blow your mind and feast your eyes for the perfect harmony that the building communicate with you. Finish off with what once was called the Stadium od Domitian, Piazza Navona where the greatest architects of 17th century Bernini and Borromini, always in competition, reached their highest perfection with the Church of St. Agnes in Agone designed and built by Borromini and the masterpiece of Bernini, the Four River Fountain.

  • MEETING POINT: PLEASE TAKE ONE OF THE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE FROM YOUR CRUISE SHIP TO THE MEETING POINT (AT THE END OF THE SHUTTLE SERVICE RIDE). THE JOURNEY WILL TAKE ABOUT 5 MINUTES FROM THE CRUISE SHIP TO THE MEETING POINT. YOUR COACH IS SITUATED IN LARGO DELLA PACE, CIVITAVECCHIA JUST OPPOSITE OF THE FIRE BRIGADES STATION (VIGILI DEL FUOCO) WHERE THE CAR PARK IS LOCATED. YOUR ASSISTANTS WILL BE THERE WAITING FOR YOU. EXTREMELY IMPORTANT THAT, YOU ARE AT THE MEETING POINT NO LATER THAN 9:15AM WITH DEPARTURE AT 9:30AM.
  • DEPARTURE FROM ROME AT 4PM. ARRIVAL TO CIVITAVECCHIA PORT AT 5:15PM
  • PLEASE BE AT THE DESIGNED MEETING POINT 15 MINUTES PRIOR SERVICE DEPARTURE

Panoramische busrit vanuit Civitavecchia

vanaf €30 per persoon

A lovely panoramic guided tour over the eternal city of Rome!!!

You will be welcome by your tour leader at the Civitavecchia Port where your confortable air-con coach will take you to visit one of the most beautiful, artistic, charming city in the world.

Reaching the first stop a stone away from the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) in Piazza dei Tribunali, where a few steps away you will be able to admire the most powerful and imposing Castle ever built in Rome, St. Angel Castle. Once the tomb of the Emperor Hadrian that, during the centuries, changed its used from funerary tomb to a Pope residency, to a secured hidden fortress where the popes could refuge during the siege of Rome then, a prison with torture chambers.

Just few yards away, you can look at the magnificent St. Peter's Basilica from the top of Via della Conciliazione. A perfect perspective view which will blow your eyes. Feast your eyes with one of the most suggestive colonnade that surround St. Peter's Square designed and built by Bernini in the 17th century. You cannot missed out one of the most visited Basilica in world, St. Peter's Basilica with its Baroque and Renaissance facade style dominating the square and the skyline with its perfectly designed dome. The Basilica it self was designed by the most sought after architects of the 16th and 17th centuries like Michelangelo, Bernini, Bramante and Antonio da Sangallo.

*** please be advice that, you may experience long lines to enter the Basilica. If you wish to "Skip the Line", kindly refer to the "NOT INCLUDED" section.***

Meet your tour leader at a designed meeting point for the second part of this fantastic Panoramic tour, the Ancient Rome. Driving through the monument of Victor Emanuell II well known as Venice Square with its white washed marble monument dedicated to the first King of Italy. Then continue to the wonderful Marcello Theatre once used for performaces of drama and songs in the Roman Republic era. Your tour leader will also point you out that, right at the top of the Theatre, still today, you will be able to see the residency of one of the most powerful family of Rome, the Pamphjli. A family that aimed the power and the papacy since early 17th century and gained papacy in 1644 under the name of Pope Innocenzo X.

A shot drive down south of the city, you will be pointed out the Boario Forum with its Temple of Hercules perfectly round shaped and dedicated to Hercules the Winner back in Ancient Greek period and the small but lovely Temple of Portuno dedicated to the God of Portunus. Not to leave behind without looking at the beautiful Basilica of St. Mary in Cosmedin with its enormous bell tower and, next to it, the legendary monument Mouth of the Truth. The legend says that, putting your end inside of the mouth you must say the truth otherwise, any lie told, your fingers would be bited off. Of course, this is only a legend but, not to forget, Rome is full not just of hostory but with legends too.

During your ride, we will pass along one of the most important ancient stadium ever built during the Romans period, Maximum Circus. An ancient Chariot racing and other popular games stadium that held 250 thousands spectators all in one time. 

Reaching to Via San Gregorio where you will look at the famous Arch of Costantine and next to it, the imposing, most visited monuments of Rome, the Flavian Amphitheatre well known as the Colosseum built for Vespasian around 70/80 a.D. The inauguration is been told that, lasted for 100 days with gladiators fights for their life vs other gladiators or even animals like lions. 

Meet up again at a designed meeting point with your tour leader and heading by coach to the Baroque centre of the city of Rome. You will be visiting Trevi Fountain, built by Nicola Salvi in 1762. This masterpiece is embedded in to a palace and was commissioned by Pope Urban VIII to Bernini. The project was once abbandoned when the Pope died and in 1730, Pope Clement XII commissioned the fountain to Nicola Salvi. Works began in 1732 and terminated 30 years later by Pietro Bracci. Admire the statues of busts and horses with running water filling up the lower pool where millions of visitor, as per legend, throuws a coin while making a wish.

After visiting the Trevi Fountain, you will have lunch break for approx 30/40 for a quick bite or even just an ice-cream in the local delicatessen.

Not to leave behind the most preserved temple with its massive dome, the Pantheon. Dating back to 27 b.C. and 14 a.D. and commissioned by Agrippa during the reign of Augustus and rebuilt in in 126 a.D. by the Emperor Hadrian. You may walk inside to admire the tombs of King Victor Emanuell II and Raphael Tomb but, looking up to the dome, its where all the enormous opening at the top can be seen. Dedicated to the Holy Spirit and today dedicated to Saint Mary and the Martyrs.

At last, the wonderful Piazza Navona (Navona Square) with its lovely side fountains and the centre masterpiece of Bernini, the Four River Fountain. Piazza Navona, as is called today, once was the Amphitheatre of Domitian. The changes came during the centuries and today, is one of the most sought after Piazzas of Rome. With its unique Church of St. Agnes and the most imporntant fountain that reign for centuries the square, Four River Fountain.

Terminated this lovely panoramic tour, you will be boarding the coach again and heading back to Civitavecchia Port.

  • MEETING POINT: PLEASE TAKE ONE OF THE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE FROM YOUR CRUISE SHIP TO THE MEETING POINT (AT THE END OF THE SHUTTLE SERVICE RIDE). THE JOURNEY WILL TAKE ABOUT 5 MINUTES FROM THE CRUISE SHIP TO THE MEETING POINT. YOUR COACH IS SITUATED IN LARGO DELLA PACE, CIVITAVECCHIA JUST OPPOSITE OF THE FIRE BRIGADES STATION (VIGILI DEL FUOCO) WHERE THE CAR PARK IS LOCATED. YOUR ASSISTANT WILL BE THERE WAITING FOR YOU. EXTREMELY IMPORTANT THAT, YOU ARE AT THE MEETING POINT NO LATER THAN 9:15AM.
  • IMPORTANT: Final meeting point will be the “Four River Fountain” at Navona Square (the central fountain with an obelisk). There you will meet your Tour leader and go to the nearby waiting bus. Depart from Rome at 4pm and arrival at the Port of Civitavecchia, in front of the shuttle service bus stop at approx 5:15pm

Transfers - Civitavecchia Haven - Luchthaven Fiumicino - station Termini

vanaf €20 per persoon

There is no need to search futher. We have all the transfers that you need for your travel. Confortable, air-con, professional staff and most important, easy to find without looking around and waste precious time!!!

Below you will find all the itinerary that we have to offer. All you need to do, is to choose which is more suitable for your travel, seat back and enjoy without any fuss.

ITINERARY:

  • Civitavecchia Port to Fiumicino Airport. Departure at 9:15am/9:30am from Civitavecchia Piazza della Pace, opposite the fire brigades station (vigili del fuoco) where the car park is situated. Arrival at Fiumicino Airport at 10:30am
  • Civitavecchia Port to Termini Station (via Fiumicino Airport). Departure at 9:15am/9:30am from Civitavecchia Piazza della Pace, opposite the fire brigades (vigili del fuoco) where the car park is situated. Arrival at Termini Station at 11:30am.
  • Termini Station to Civitavecchia Port (via Fiumicino Airport). Departure at 11:40am from Piazza dei Cinquecento in front of Basilica Santa Maria degli Angeli e Martiri. Arrival at Civitavecchia Port at 1pm.
  • Fiumicino Airport to Civitavecchia Port. Departure at 12:15/12:30pm from Terminal 3 in front of the fountain. Arrival at Civitavecchia Port Piazza della Pace at 1:30 pm.
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When arriving from your cruise ship, please take one of the free shuttle service to the meeting point situated in Piazza della Pace, Civitavecchia. The free shuttle service from the cruise ship to our designed meeting point will take 5 minutes. A member of our team will be there to welcome and escort you to the coach.

Free style Rome: Customized Private Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia

vanaf €134 per persoon

Kunst, architectuur, geschiedenis en cultuur, alles in één tour van uw keuze. Nu kunt u uw eigen excursie kiezen en de mooiste en beroemdste plaatsen in Italië bezoeken.

U zult het Colosseum zien, een amfitheater van de keizerlijke Romeinse tijdperk ook bekend als Amphitheatrum Flavium.

In het centrum van de stad vindt u gemakkelijk dit spectaculaire monument herkend door Unesco als werelderfgoed in 1980
en een van de nieuwe zeven wonderen van de moderne wereld.

In de buurt vindt u de Domus Aurea bekend als de Golden House en gebouwd door keizer Nero in Rome.

Terme di Caracalla, de publieke baden van Rome, werd gebouwd tijdens het imperium van Caracalla
Pantheon, de cirkelvormige tempel voor goden. Bekend door de lokalen als "La Rotonda".

Trevi fontein is ook een must-see-met meer dan 40m hoogte het is de grootste fontein in Rome in de stijl van de Italiaanse barok en bekend voor de film La Dolce Vita.

Piazza di Spagna, de beroemdste plein van Rome waar u de Spaanse trappen en de Fontana della Barcacci, de winkelstraten Via Condotti en Via Frattina zult zien.

St Pieter's plein, Basiliek van Sint Pieter en de Vaticaanse musea zijn plaatsen die u moet bezoeken.

Rome Grand Tour

vanaf €75 per persoon

Zie al de prachtige en fascinerende bezienswaardigheden van Rome en Vaticaanstad tijdens een dagexcursie vanaf de cruisehaven in Civitavecchia. Je gids neemt je mee naar de Sint Pieters Basiliek, het Pantheon, het Colosseum, de Spaanse trappen, de Trevi Fontein en nog veel meer!

De excursie begint bij de cruisehaven van Civitavecchia en neemt je mee langs de belangrijkste en interessantste bezienswaardigheden van de Italiaanse hoofdstad in slechts 7 uur tijd. De chauffeur wacht je op bij de shuttle bus halte bij de uitgang van de haven aan het Michelangelo Fort.

De eeste halte is bij het Sint Pieters Plein in Vaticaanstad. Hier bezoek je de majestueuze Sint Pieters Basiliek. De excursie gaat verder naar het historische centrum van Rome, waar je het Pantheon zal zien. Deze oude tempel van bijna tweeduizend jaar oud is één van de best bewaarde overblijfselen uit de Romeinse Oudheid. Vervolgens ga je naar het Colosseum, één van de meest indrukwekkende bezienswaardigheden.

Ook de Trevi-fontein is absoluut een bezoek waard. Het is de grootste fontein van Rome die wereldberoemd werd door Frederico Fellini’s “La Dolce Vita”. De excursie gaat verder naar de Piazza Venezia met het graf van de Onbekende Soldaat en het nationale monument voor Vittorio Emanuele II, de eerste koning van een verenigd Italië.

De gids neemt je verder mee naar het Capitool, de kleinste van Rome’s zeven heuvels. Hier bezoek je het Senatorial Paleis, het stadhuis en de Piazza del Campidoglio. Deze piazza is absoluut de moeite waard omdat ze werd ontworpen door Michelangelo in de 16e eeuw in opdracht van Paus Paulus III.

Aan het eind van de dag wordt je terug gebracht naar de ingang van de cruisehaven in Civitavecchia, waar je de shuttle bus naar je cruiseschip kan nemen.

Rome op je eigen Tijd

vanaf €19 per persoon

We are so excited to offer "Rome On Your Own" service to all those independent travellers who wish to visit Rome on their own time. 

Rome On Your Own is a fast without fuss service from Civitavecchia Port to Rome city centre. A perfect way to do your own things without a guide in Rome. Your will have 8 hours for your self to visit the monuments of Rome such as St. Peter's Basilica, St. Angel Castle, Pantheon, Spanish Step, Piazza Navona, Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill, Trevi Fountain and many others historical places that Rome has to offer.

Have already been in all those places? So why not choose our service to do shopping on your own time and pase or even to have lunch in the most sought after location like Trastevere Village or by the Colosseum!!!

Rome On Your Own, is serviced with a modern and air-con coach with an assistant who will be very happy to give you tips how to reach places as fast as possible, without loosing a precious time.

Your journey starts from Civitavecchia Port  where our staff will be there to welcome and escort you to our bus (Royal Bus is our official company) for a safe travel on pre-booked basis seats on the coach. The journey will stop close by the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) in Piazza dei Tribunali. Departure from Civitavecchia at 9:15am

  • MEETING POINT: PLEASE TAKE ONE OF THE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE FROM YOUR CRUISE SHIP TO OUR DESIGNED MEETING POINT (AT THE END OF THE SHUTTLE SERVICE RIDE WHICH TAKES ONLY 5 MINUTES). A MEMBER OF OUR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MEETING POINT TO WELCOME AND ESCORT YOU TO OUR BUS (Royal Bus). YOUR COACH IS SITUATED IN PIAZZA DELLA PACE, CIVITAVECCHIA JUST OPPOSITE OF THE FIRE BRIGADES STATION (VIGILE DEL FUOCO) WHERE THE CAR PAK IS LOCATED. 
  • DEPARTURE FOR YOU RETURN JOURNEY IS SCHEDULED FOR 4PM FROM THE DROP OFF POINT. YOU WILL BE IN CIVITAVECCHIA PORT AT ABOUT 5:15PM
  • MEETING POINT FOR YOUR RETURN JOURNEY IS SITUATED CLOSE BY THE PALAZZACCIO (JUSTICE PALACE) IN PIAZZA DEI TRIBUNALI. 

Rome On Your Own: Private Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia Port

vanaf €49 per persoon

Doe mee aan deze tour voor gasten die al eens Rome bezocht hebben en die opnieuw de stad op eigen houtje willen zien, of voor gasten die wensen op een meer onafhankelijke manier meer bezienswaardigheden zien.

Neem de tijd voor een bezoek aan de bezienswaardigheden die u verkiest. In Rome kunt u veel toeristische attracties bezoeken:

Sant'Angelo kasteel, bekend als de mausoleum van Hadrianus, het ligt aan de oevers van de Tiber en het herbergt de as
van de belangrijkste keizers.

Een andere plek die u moet zien is Trevi fontein, de meest spectaculaire en grootste fontein van Rome en bekend voor de film La Dolce Vita.

Als u van kunst houdt, zijn de Vaticaanse musea een goede optie voor u. Ze herbergen een grote kunstcollectie, chronologisch gerangschikt volgens hun ontstaan.

Het grootste amfitheater in de wereld, Colosseum, ligt in het centrum van de stad.

Piazza di Spagna, het beroemdste plein van Rome waar u de Spaanse Trappen en de Fontana della Barcacci zal vinden.

De majestueuze St-Pietersbasiliek, het spirituele centrum van de katholieken en St-Pietersplein.
Piazza del Popolo één van het beroemste pleinen in Italië, hier vindt u een Egyptische obelisk ter ere van Ramses II, afkomstig uit Heliopolis.

Rome zelfstandig verkennen: cruise excursie vanaf Civitavecchia

vanaf €50 per persoon

Ben je op zoek naar een excursie vol individuele vrijheid? Deze tour is ideaal voor mensen die al eerder in Rome waren en er nu zelf op uit willen trekken of voor mensen die er van houden om zelfstandig hun excursies te maken. 

De excursie begint bij de cruisehaven van Civitavecchia. De chauffeur wacht je op bij de shuttle bus halte bij de uitgang van de haven aan het Michelangelo Fort. Eens in Rome kan je het Sint Pieters Plein, het Pantheon, het Colosseum en nog veel meer ontdekken!

Dit is een ideale excursie zowel voor wie al eerder in Rome was als voor de zelfstandige reiziger. Zo kan je op eigen houtje het Romeinse Forum, het Colosseum, het Pantheon, etc. bezoeken. Of je kan een keer werk maken van die bezienswaardigheden die je misschien eerder hebt gemist.

De excursie begint met een busrit van 90 minuten over de autostrade van Civitavecchia naar de Eeuwige stad (Rome). De bus brengt je naar Santa Maria in Traspontina op de Via della Conciliazione in de buurt van de Sint Pieters Basiliek.

Van zodra je in Rome bent kan je de stad op je eigen tempo verkennen. Je doet wat je zelf wil. De bus terug van Rome naar Civitavecchia vertrekt bij de halte voor tourbussen bij het Colosseum om 15.00u

Tarquinia and the Etruscans Shore Excursion

vanaf €88 per persoon

De Nederlandse beschrijving van deze excursie is nog niet beschikbaar, waarvoor onze excuses. Je kan wel al de Engelstalige versie bekijken door de taal van de website te veranderen via de knop bovenaan in de menubalk.