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Top 10 Things to Do in Rome
As one of the most famous cities in the world, Rome is a must-visit destination for every traveler. Uncover centuries of history and culture with in-depth guided tours, visits to iconic sites and one of a kind experiences! Take a glimpse into the past and visit remains of ancient buildings. Snap a photo at famous landmarks around the city. See priceless works of art at one of the biggest museums in the world. Make your time in Rome memorable with these top things to do!
A visit of the Eternal City can be a once in a lifetime experience, so make sure you don’t miss out on the top attractions and activities in Rome!
1. Spend some time in the Vatican City and view the art of the Vatican Museums, admire Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes and explore St Peter’s Basilica
2. Explore the ruins of the Colosseum and learn about the events held in this massive amphitheater during the period of imperial Rome
3. Relax by the Trevi Fountain, an iconic landmark of Rome, and toss a coin in to make a wish
4. Savor the flavors of Rome on a journey through the trendy Trastevere neighborhood as you try Italian snacks, coffee and wine on a gourmet food tour
5. Head to the Italian countryside and enjoy fine wine on a day trip to Tuscany from Rome
6. Visit the Pantheon, one of the best preserved structures of ancient Rome, and admire the massive dome, the finely decorated interior and the works of art within
7. Step back in time at the Roman Forum and see the remains of ancient Rome’s city center, from government buildings to triumphal arches and ancient shrines
8. Take a stroll in the Villa Borghese gardens, one of Rome’s largest parks, and stop by the Galleria Borghese to see the masterpieces of the Borghese Collection
9. Marvel at the picturesque gardens of Villa d’Este and the splendid Renaissance architecture of Tivoli on a day trip from Rome
10. Discover life in ancient Rome on a trip to the Ostia Antica ruins and marvel at some of the most well preserved buildings and frescoes from the period

VELTRA Tip: Looking for more things to do outside the city? Check out these top 10 day trips from Rome!
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  1. Combine a semi-private Rome and Vatican tour and save money! Gaze at ruins and masterpieces in a group of 8 or less and avoid the queues with skip-the-line Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica and Vatican Museums tickets.
    English Available

    From USD211.37

    5%
    OFF
    Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
    8.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Beat the crowds and get more time to soak in the sights with faster than skip-the-line Vatican Museums tickets. Peer at the Sistine Chapel's iconic frescoes and marvel at intricate works of art with priority access St. Peter's Basilica tickets.

    From USD70.46

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 - 4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Visit the most important sites of Ancient Rome on this three-hour tour. See the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill and other significant locations in the ancient city. Save time by skipping the long lines with fast track entry tickets!
    English Available

    From USD65.98

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Make the most of your time and see all the top attractions in Rome! Visit the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and Piazza Navona in just a few hours on this half-day walking tour.
    English Available

    USD43.62

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Drive around Rome to see its most famous landmarks. Then, embark on a walking tour around the Trastevere neighborhood. Best of all, savor a cup of Italian coffee for an authentic Italian experience.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD110.72

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3 - 3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  6. See Rome in a whole new light on this twilight walking tour. Savor delectable gelato and visit the Eternal City's renowned sites like the Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and Piazza Navona in just 2.5 hours.
    English Available

    USD38.03

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  7. Retrace the steps of the Roman gladiators as you enter through the Gladiator's Gate for this Colosseum tour! Skip the line and get privileged access to the usually closed Arena Floor and explore the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill!
    English Available

    USD69.34

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Walk along Rome's charming squares, streets and neighborhoods and discover some of the best shops, restaurants, and food markets! Discover Italian cuisine as you taste various dishes and treats.
    English Available

    From USD88.35

    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  9. Skip the long lines and enjoy a 3-hour guided tour of the Borghese Gallery. Immerse yourself in an incredible collection of masterpieces from world-renowned artists, including Bernini, Raphael and many more!
    English Available

    From USD77.17

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  10. Enjoy a historic tour around Tivoli and marvel at your view of the amazing landscapes which dazzled the Romans for centuries. Catch a glimpse of the past by visiting the magnificent Hadrian's Villa and Villa d'Este.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD97.30

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    5.5 - 6 hour(s) (morning)
  11. Venture to Tuscany from Rome on this small group tour. Partake in a Pecorino cheese tasting at Pienza, climb the towers of the Fortezza di Montalcino and revel in the sight of the rolling hills of Val d’Orcia, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD177.82

    Mon, Thu, Sat
    13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Explore the enchanting region of Tuscany from Rome on this full-day tour. Pay a visit to one of the Montepulciano wineries before heading to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Pienza. Have a hearty lunch paired with wine at a Montalcino vineyard.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD144.27

    Daily
    12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  13. Ostia Antica Half Day Tour from Rome by Train
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    Explore the astonishingly well-preserved ruins of Ostia Antica on this day trip from Rome. Experience how it was like to live in this Ancient city through the stories told by an expert guide and get closer to the its history.
    English Available

    USD65.98

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4.5 hour(s) (morning)
  14. Make the most out of your stay in Rome with a full day tour to all the popular sights. Get skip-the-line entry to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill as you follow your expert guide and listen to the rich history of the city.
    English Available

    From USD98.42

    Daily
    8.5 hour(s) (morning)