Excursies in Civitavecchia (Rome)

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

Rome op je eigen Tijd

vanaf €19 per persoon

FAST AND DIRECT BUS TRANSFER BETWEEN CIVITAVECCHIA AND ROME

This is the easiest, fastest and best value for money transportation option between Civitavecchia and Rome and back.

Rome On Your Own is a fast without fuss service from Civitavecchia Port to Rome city centre. A perfect way to do your own thing without a guide in Rome. You will have 8 hours for yourself 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.

Your journey starts from Civitavecchia Port at 09.15 am, where our staff will 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. 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 precious time. The journey will stop close by the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) in Piazza dei Tribunali. After arrival, you can discover Rome on your own. 

Departure for your return trip to Civitavecchia is scheduled at 16.00 pm, from the drop off point at Piazza dei Tribunali. You will be back in Civitavecchia port (shuttle bus stop) at about 17.15 pm

MEETING POINT IN CIVITAVECCHIA:

Please take one of the free shuttle buses from your cruise ship to the information center Piazza della Pace, also known as Porta di Città. This is the terminal of the shuttle buses. You can't miss. Our staff will be at the meeting point to welcome and escort you to our bus. Your coach is situated at Piazza Della Pace, just opposite the Fire Brigades Station (Vigile Del Fuoco), where the car park is located. It’s extremely important that you arrive at the meeting point no later than 15 minutes before departure.

MEETING POINT IN ROME:

The meeting point for your return journey to Civitavecchia is situated close by the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) at Piazza Dei Tribunali. It's the same spot where the bus arrives in the morning, so you will remember easily.

Panoramische busrit vanuit Civitavecchia

vanaf €30 per persoon

A LOVELY PANORAMIC GUIDED TOUR IN THE ETERNAL CITY OF ROME

The ideal excursion for a quick and complete overview of Rome.

You will be welcomed by your tour leader at the Civitavecchia Port (shuttle bus stop) where your comfortable air-con coach will take you to visit one of the most beautiful, artistic, charming cities in the world. Departure is at 09.30 am.

The coach will bring you to the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) in Piazza dei Tribunali, where you are just a few steps away from the most powerful and imposing Castle ever built in Rome: St. Angel Castle. Once the tomb of the Emperor Hadrian that and later, a secured hidden fortress where the popes could refuge during the siege of Rome. (walking distance about: 300 meters; 0,18 miles)

Just a 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.

St. Peter’s Basilica with its Baroque and Renaissance facade style domintes the square and the skyline with its perfectly designed dome. The Basilica itself was designed by the most sought after architects of the 16th and 17th centuries like Michelangelo, Bernini, Bramante and Antonio da Sangallo. (walking distance about: 500 meters; 0,31 miles)

You have free time to explore St. Peter’s Square on your own. If you wish to "Skip the Line" for a visit of the Basilica, kindly refer to the "IMPORTANT REMARKS" section.

After your visit of St Peter’s Square and/or St. Peter’s Basilica, you will meet your tour leader at a designed meeting point (the bus is parked close by) for the second part of this fantastic Panoramic tour: The Ancient Rome.

You will drive along 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 you continue to the wonderful Marcello Theatre, once used for performances 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 families of Rome, the Pamphili. 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.

At a short 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. You will also see the small but lovely Temple of Portuno dedicated to the God of Portunus. And don’t forget to look 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.

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

Reaching Via San Gregorio, you will look at the famous Arch of Constantine and next to it, the imposing, most visited monument of Rome: the Flavian Amphitheatre well known as the Colosseum. It was built for Vespasian around 70/80 a.D. (walking distance about: 200 meters; 0,12 miles). After sufficient time for a photo stop, you will meet up again at a designed meeting point (walking distance about: 200 meters; 0,12 miles) with your tour leader and heading by coach to the Baroque center 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 abandoned when the Pope died and in 1730, Pope Clement XII commissioned the fountain to Nicola Salvi. (walking distance about: 300 meters; 0,18 miles)

After visiting the Trevi Fountain, you will have lunch break for approx. 30/40 minutes for a quick bite or even just an ice-cream in the local gelateria. From now on, you will walk on your own. The Tour leader will show the way and give you instructions about the final meeting time and meeting point at Piazza Navona.

First, you will go the most preserved temple with its massive dome: The Pantheon. (walking distance about: 600 meters; 0,37 miles). 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, you will reach the wonderful Piazza Navona (Navona Square) with its lovely side fountains and the center masterpiece of Bernini: The Four River Fountain. (walking distance about: 400 meters; 0,24 miles). Piazza Navona, as it’s called today, was once the Amphitheatre of Domitian. The changes came during the centuries and today, it is one of the most sought after Piazzas of Rome. With its unique Church of St. Agnes and the most important fountain that reign for centuries the square, Four River Fountain.

You meet again with your Tour leader at the agreed point and time at Piazza Navona. You will walk together to the coach park near Piazza dei Tribunali (walking distance about: 500 meters; 0,31 miles) and head back to Civitavecchia Port. Departure for your return trip to Civitavecchia is scheduled at 16.00 pm. You will be back in Civitavecchia port (shuttle bus stop) at about 17.15 pm

MEETING POINT IN CIVITAVECCHIA:

Please take one of the free shuttle buses from your cruise ship to the information center Piazza della Pace, also known as Porta di Città. This is the terminal of the shuttle buses. You can't miss. Our staff will be at the meeting point to welcome and escort you to our bus. Your coach is situated at Piazza Della Pace, just opposite the Fire Brigades Station (Vigile Del Fuoco), where the car park is located. It’s extremely important that you arrive at the meeting point no later than 15 minutes before departure.

MEETING POINT IN ROME:

The 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. It’s extremely important that you arrive at the meeting point at the agreed time.

Dagexcursie naar Rome vanuit Civitavecchia haven

vanaf €35 per persoon

A COMPLETE GUIDED TOUR INCLUDING THE MOST IMPORTANT HIGHLIGHTS IN ROME

A full day excursion with guide along Rome's most iconic monuments and highlights.

You will be welcomed by your tour leader at the Civitavecchia Port (shuttle bus stop) where your comfortable air-con coach will take you to visit one of the most beautiful, artistic, charming cities in the world. Departure is at 09.30 am.

The coach will bring you to the Palazzaccio (Justice Palace) in Piazza dei Tribunali, where you are just a few steps away from the most powerful and imposing Castle ever built in Rome: St. Angel Castle. Once the tomb of the Emperor Hadrian that and later, a secured hidden fortress where the popes could refuge during the siege of Rome. (walking distance about: 300 meters; 0,18 miles)

Just a 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.

St. Peter’s Basilica with its Baroque and Renaissance facade style domintes the square and the skyline with its perfectly designed dome. The Basilica itself was designed by the most sought after architects of the 16th and 17th centuries like Michelangelo, Bernini, Bramante and Antonio da Sangallo. (walking distance about: 500 meters; 0,31 miles)

You have free time to explore St. Peter’s Square on your own. If you wish to "Skip the Line" for a visit of the Basilica, kindly refer to the "IMPORTANT REMARKS" section.

After your visit of St Peter’s Square and/or St. Peter’s Basilica, you will meet your tour leader at a designed meeting point (the bus is parked close by) for the second part of this fantastic Panoramic tour: The Ancient Rome.

You will drive along 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 you continue to the wonderful Marcello Theatre, once used for performances 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 families of Rome, the Pamphili. 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.

At a short 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. You will also see the small but lovely Temple of Portuno dedicated to the God of Portunus. And don’t forget to look 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.

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

Reaching Via San Gregorio, you will look at the famous Arch of Constantine and next to it, the imposing, most visited monument of Rome: the Flavian Amphitheatre well known as the Colosseum. It was built for Vespasian around 70/80 a.D. (walking distance about: 200 meters; 0,12 miles). After sufficient time for a photo stop, you will meet up again at a designed meeting point (walking distance about: 200 meters; 0,12 miles) with your tour leader and heading by coach to the Baroque center 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 abandoned when the Pope died and in 1730, Pope Clement XII commissioned the fountain to Nicola Salvi. (walking distance about: 300 meters; 0,18 miles)

After visiting the Trevi Fountain, you will have lunch break for approx. 30/40 minutes for a quick bite or even just an ice-cream in the local gelateria. From here on, you continue on foot, together with your tour guide.

First, you will go the most preserved temple with its massive dome: The Pantheon. (walking distance about: 600 meters; 0,37 miles). 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, you will reach the wonderful Piazza Navona (Navona Square) with its lovely side fountains and the center masterpiece of Bernini: The Four River Fountain. (walking distance about: 400 meters; 0,24 miles). Piazza Navona, as it’s called today, was once the Amphitheatre of Domitian. The changes came during the centuries and today, it is one of the most sought after Piazzas of Rome. With its unique Church of St. Agnes and the most important fountain that reign for centuries the square, Four River Fountain.

After your visit at Piazza Navona, you will walk together to the coach park near Piazza dei Tribunali (walking distance about: 500 meters; 0,31 miles) and head back to Civitavecchia Port. Departure for your return trip to Civitavecchia is scheduled at 16.00 pm. You will be back in Civitavecchia port (shuttle bus stop) at about 17.15 pm

MEETING POINT IN CIVITAVECCHIA:

Please take one of the free shuttle buses from your cruise ship to the information center Piazza della Pace, also known as Porta di Città. This is the terminal of the shuttle buses. You can't miss it. Our staff will be at the meeting point to welcome and escort you to our bus. Your coach is situated at Piazza Della Pace, just opposite the Fire Brigades Station (Vigile Del Fuoco), where the car park is located. It’s extremely important that you arrive at the meeting point no later than 15 minutes before departure.

MEETING POINT IN ROME:

The final meeting point will be the “Four River Fountain” at Navona Square (the central fountain with an obelisk). From there, you will walk together with your Tour leader to the nearby waiting bus. It’s extremely important that you are at the meeting point at the agreed time.

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.

Rome Grand Tour

vanaf €57 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.

Skip-The-Line Vatican tickets met transfer vanuit Civitavecchia haven

vanaf €65 per persoon

Explore one of the most beautiful cathedrals in the world on a full-day shore excursion from Civitavecchia. Get skip-the-line access to the world-famous Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums, with full time to explore independently its hidden wonders. 

Visited by over 5 million people per year, the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel are on top of the to-do list for most visitors to Rome. But with around 9 miles of precious and amazing art spread across over 1,000 rooms, seeing the Papal Palace without a skip the line ticket may be a little crushing. You will enjoy every second spend in this magnificent complex over and over again.


See all the highlights of the museums and fully appreciate Michelangelo’s masterpiece, the Sistine Chapel, the Maps Gallery, Candelabra Gallery, Raphael’s Rooms, Pio Clementino's Rooms, Tapestry Gallery, Belvedere Courtyard, Pine Courtyard and much, much more within the Vatican corridors and among the many remarkable Popes’ collections which span over 3000 years of world history. A breath-taking discovery awaits you at Rome’s greatest icon: enjoy at your leisure a unique comparison of treasures.

Rome zelfstandig verkennen: cruise excursie vanaf Civitavecchia

vanaf €18 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.