Guided tour

Rome: Velabrum Guided Tour & 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

Activity provider: Gray Line I Love Rome

Rome: Velabrum Guided Tour & 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

Activity provider: Gray Line I Love Rome

From US$ 40.04 per person

Get the best of both worlds with a ticket combining a guided tour of Rome’s Velabrum with 24-hour access to the Gray Line - I Love Rome hop-on hop-off bus. Discover the Piazza Bocca della Verità.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Italian

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire a carved depiction of Hercules and the genius at the Arcus Argentariorum
  • Enjoy a guided tour along the Via di S. Giovanni Decollato in Rome’s Velabrum
  • Explore the ancient archaeological site of the Area Sacra di S. Omobono
  • Benefit from a 24-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket to access 8 stops in the city
  • Plan your route and admire the best spots in Rome from an open-top bus
Full description

Enjoy a guided tour of the Velabrum, seeing the Arch of Janus, and the Area Sacra di S. Omobono. Benefit from an included 24-hour ticket to the Gray Line - I Love Rome hop-on hop-off bus, providing access to 8 stops distributed throughout the city.

Velabrum Guided Tour:

Start your tour at the Piazza Bocca della Verità and look forward to the churches, stone arches, and ancient temples that await you.

Soak in the atmosphere of the city as you walk through the streets of Rome, arriving at the Arch of Janus, unique for its four-sided design. Continue until you reach the next arch, the Arcus Argentariorum, carved with a depiction of Hercules.

Walk along the Via di S. Giovanni Decollato and stop to view the San Giovanni Battista Decollato church from the outside. Arrive in the Piazza della Consolazione and look up at the Rupe Tarpea, a cliff on the Capitoline Hill used for executions in ancient times.

Take a holy turn and find yourself in the Area Sacra di S. Omobono, dedicated to the patron saint, Saint Homobonus. 

Continue to the church of San Nicola in Carcere, before heading back to the Piazza Bocca della Verità where your tour began. Arrive in Piazza Bocca della Verità and finish your tour outside the Forum Holitorium. 

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus:

Ride around the capital city of Italy on an open-top hop-on hop-off bus. Access this convenient transportation for 24-hours, allowing you to visit some of the best sights in Rome.

Enjoy great views of the streets of Rome, discover the daily lives of locals, and keep an eye out for spots to visit if you want to hop off. Use the handy map to plan your route through the city.

Hop-on again easily at one of the eight stops distributed around Rome. Benefit from audio commentary in 13 languages: Italian, English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Dutch, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Hindi, Arabic.

Includes
  • Guided walking tour of Rome's Velabrum
  • 24-hour ticket for the hop-on hop-off bus with free Wi-Fi and audio guides on board
  • Map detailing the bus route and bus stop locations
  • Food and drink
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants 12 and older must present physical or digital proof that they've been fully vaccinated with a FDA or WHO-approved vaccine administered at least 14 days before the performance date. Children between 5-11 years old must present proof that they've received at least one dose of a FDA or WHO-approved vaccine and be accompanied by a vaccinated adult meeting the theater's entry requirements. Guests whose last vaccine dose (excluding boosters) was fewer than 14 days before the performance date must also present either a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the performance starts or a negative antigen test taken no more than 6 hours before the performance starts

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In case of emergency please contact Gray Line - I Love Rome office: via Leone IV, 33 rome@grayline.com 0039 06 474 2501 (6:30 AM – 8:00 PM 365 days) 0039 348 8112027 (Whatsapp only)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Water

Know before you go

  • You can use the hop-on hop-off bus to reach the meeting point for the Velabrum guided tour. Simply get off at stop #4 Piazzale Ugo la Malfa, monumento a Giuseppe Mazzini.
  • Buses running every 15 minutes

Product ID: 412337