Tour Overview:This is an optional 4-day extension to add onto your trip.
Day 1:Welcome to Rome! You will be met and privately transferred to your hotel. Afternoon at leisure. May we suggest a visit to the historical neighborhood in Rome, the Spanish Steps? Enjoy strolling through the quaint streets lined with cafes, stores and restaurants.
Day 2:This morning enjoy a half day tour of the Vatican (skip the line timed entrance). The Vatican is one of the world’s greatest museums. Home of the Sistine Chapel and Raphael rooms, this Museum is undoubtedly one of the symbol of Western culture and a unique site to appreciate the genius of artists like Michelangelo, Raffaello, Bernini, Giotto and many others. At the end of this visit, enter St. Peter’s Cathedral and visit the most important church of Christianity. In the afternoon, enjoy a half day walking tour of Ancient Rome. Visit the Coliseum (skip the line timed entrance) . The Flavian Amphitheatre, built by the Emperor Vespasian, was the venue for the games that took place in ancient Rome. Very famous were the gladiator fights, usually performed slaves or prisoners of war, trained with the aim of ferociously and bravely fighting in order to regain their freedom. The visit includes the magnificent Palatino, where is located the Roman Forum, for centuries the ancient Romans' point of reference in terms of the law, religion, and social life. Also known as Forum Magnum or simply Forum, it was located in the little valley between the Palatine Hill and the Campidoglio
Day 3:Day at leisure. May we suggest an excursion to Florence or to Pompeii?
Day 4:Private departure from your hotel to the airport.
Two half-day tours: Ancient Rome Walking Tour and the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Cathedral
Three nights at a selected hotel including service fees, taxes and daily breakfast
Private arrival and departure transfers