Hop On & Hop Off Bus With Skip the Line Ancient Rome Tour

Hop On & Hop Off Bus With Skip the Line Ancient Rome Tour

From $71.66 per person

Explore Rome at your leisure with this hop-on- hop-off ticket valid for 24 or 48 hours. Discover the origins of Rome with a 1.5 hours Ancient Rome guided group tour. With this tour you can maximise your time while enjoying an awesome experience.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 1.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, German, Italian


  • Catch your Hop on Hop off bus as much as you like within 24 or 48 hours according to your booked option
  • Explore Rome at your leisure discovering the Eternal City's highlights
  • Take advantage of the onboard audioguide system available in eight languages
  • Save potentially hours of vacation time with fast track tickets for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Join a small group tour (max 25 people)
Full description
You can use the panoramic Hop-On Hop-Off bus for either 24 or 48 hours, with 10 stops all around the city center. On board you will have a digitally recorded commentary in eight different languages. Hop on board to explore the city and enjoy the best views of the city’s distinctive landmarks while learning about its fascinating 2000-years history. In addition to the comfortable, panoramic sightseeing tour, you will also enjoy a guided group tour of Ancient Rome, including the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Discover the origins of Rome, myth, and grandeur of the ancient city. Explore the Palatine Hill, which was said to be where Romulus founded the original city of Rome. See the impressive Arch of Constantine and enjoy an impressive view of the valley of the Roman Forum. Continue your tour by visiting the Horti Palatini Farnesiourum and its terrace. Here, surrounded by fine gardens and elegant fountains, you will have an incredible panoramic view. The first part of your tour ends at the Arch of Titus. Afterwards, you will walk down the Sacred Way, the triumphal road where the Centurions of Caesar marched after their return. After the tour, you will be free to discover the city at your leisure with your Hop-On Hop-Off bus tickets.
  • Admission ticket only valid for the Palatino Hll and Roman Forum area
  • Roman Forum and Palatine Hill guided tour
  • Small-group (max 25 pax)
  • Expert tour guide
  • Hop-On Hop-Off bus ticket available for 24/48 hours accordingly to the chosen option
  • Headset for the panoramic bus
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is in front of the "Oppio Caffe" on Via delle Terme di Tito on the corner with Via Nicola Salvi. The guide will have a sign with "Tour in the city / Explore Italy tours" on it. Arrive at the meeting point for check-in at least 15 minutes prior to your tour departure time.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Selfie sticks
  • Walking frames
  • Sprays or Aerosols
  • Glass objects

Know before you go

  • Tour reservations have strict timing: 30 minutes advance for the check-in is required. If you arrive late for the meeting time, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule, unless you pay for the activity again. As per no-show rules you will not be entitled to a refund
  • All visitors MUST have a photo ID for the Colosseum security check - expect to wait 20-30 minutes to clear security. Effective departure time can differ up to 20 minutes from the one selected
  •  The tour is subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • You cannot get into the Colosseum with large bags, backpacks, or suitcases. It is possible to take small bags only
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  •  It is strictly required to print your bus tickets. No mobile tickets will be accepted on the bus.
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