SKIP THE LINE PRIVATE ROME FAMILY TOUR FROM CIVITAVECCHIA PORT
On a Med cruise docking at Civitavecchia port take your kids on a private Rome family tour that speaks their language. Our English speaking driver accompanies you throughout the day from the time you disembark the cruise ship, meet your guide in the city center and return to the port. Your private Rome family tour begins with an approx. 90-minute drive (traffic pending) in the comfort of a private vehicle. Enter into the ancient city through the Porta San Paolo gate, which is one of the main gates of the Roman Aurelian Walls. Drive past and admire the Pyramid of Caius Cestius, the highest and oldest Pyramid in Europe, the Baths of Emperor Caracalla, one of the seven wonders of the Eternal City, and the Circus Maximus the largest stadium ever built for chariot races.
Step back in time on this private Rome family tour designed with your kids in mind. Enter the Coliseum skipping the line. Relive the glory days of the Romans when Gladiators were superstars. Your expert guide brings the Coliseum back to life with exciting stories about the bloody games and famous gladiators. See the Roman Empire coming back to life. Enter the bustling Roman Forum the ancient downtown Rome littered with temples. Climb to the top of the Capitoline Hill religious center of the past, today crowned with the Michelangelo-designed square. Continue your journey through the centuries. There are so many piazzas and fountains that captivate kids. Discover the Trevi Fountain that celebrates all mythological figures related to the water and the ocean. Children love throwing a coin into the fountain to ensure a return to Rome. Explore Piazza Navona home to Bernini Four Rivers fountain symbolizing the four continents by their main rivers. This lively square lined with sidewalk gelato parlors always teeming with street performers and sketch artists is a hit with children of all ages. On the way back to the port stop at the off the beaten path Janiculum Hill to enjoy amazing panoramic views of Rome. Next, continue to Civitavecchia port in time to board your cruise ship. Contact us for availability and pricing.
* Full Day Private Guided Chauffeured Shore Trip
* Licensed Professional Chauffeur who assists you through the day
* Licensed Professional Guide in Rome
* Full Day Private Deluxe Vehicle
* Civitavecchia Port Pick Up & Drop Off
* Scenic Drive
* Colosseum Skip the Line Access
* Arch of Constantine
* Roman Forums
* Capitoline Hill
* Spanish Steps
* Trevi Fountain
* Piazza Navona
* Janiculum Hill
* Best Photo Opps
* Shore Excursion Length: 9hrs
Can I join a group tour?
Unfortunately this is not a service we offer. Nancy Aiello Tours specializes in individual and family private tours. Our private tours are exclusive to one booking party and we do not combine separate reservations to form small groups. Our private tours mean that you do not share your tour with anyone else. Your private tour is tailored to your individual needs and interests so everyone can ask questions and get the most from a new experience.
Do we skip the line to enter the Coliseum?
Yes. This tour guarantees your reservation to enter the Coliseum. We do arrange for you to get a privileged entrance and means that you skip the line. The admission fee for the Coliseum must be paid on the day of your visit.
Please Note: Since skip the line Coliseum tickets sell out fast tour must be reserved well in advance.
Are strollers allowed in the Vatican Museums Sistine Chapel?
Yes you are allowed to bring strollers in the Vatican Museums Sistine Chapel. It is useful to know that there are several places where carriages must be carried up stairs, therefore lightweight models are best!
How long will the private transfer from Civitavecchia pier to Rome take?
The transfer time from Civitavecchia pier to Rome city center is about 90 minutes each way (traffic pending). The exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.
Where do we meet our private chauffeur at Civitavecchia port?
Your chauffeur meets you at the pier next to your ship holding a sign with your name in. Our vehicles are licensed to enter inside Civitavecchia port, so you do not have to walk far to reach your vehicle.
Are your private vehicles licensed and insured?
Yes. All of our vehicles are officially licensed and insured.
Are your private vehicles non-smoking? Air conditioned?
Yes. All of our vehicles are non-smoking and air-conditioned.
Do we stop for lunch during our private guided Rome family shore trip?
Yes. In a city with so much great food it would be crazy not to. The duration of the tour includes time for breaks to grab a quick snack and/or lunch but is not included in the price. Some people like to grab a quick pizza or a snack, and some people like to sit down for a nice relaxing Italian meal. You may take a break at any time during the tour upon request. Otherwise, breaks will be at our discretion.
Do you offer suggestions for kid-friendly restaurants in Rome?
Yes. Your private local guide and chauffeur provide personalized attention and on tour are glad to suggest a suitable spot for quick snack and/or lunch. You will have several options to fit your budget, tastes and whether or not you want to sit or eat on the go.
Are tips included?
Tips are optional and not included in your tour price, but are a nice way of showing satisfaction for good service.
What happens if a site is unexpectedly closed on the day of scheduled tour?
The Coliseum is subject to closure due to assembly meetings, strikes or other factors without prior notice.
While we regret these inconveniences, these rare unforeseen closures are beyond our control for which we cannot be held responsible therefore no refunds will be issued. In these rare cases, your guide will modify the itinerary and give you as complete a tour as possible working with the circumstances given.
Do you provide a refund if my cruise ship cannot make it into port?
We will honor a refund if your cruise line does not come into port due to severe weather, mechanical problems or political unrest. However, you will be charged 100% for any admission tickets pre-purchased on your behalf.