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Rome in just one day – One day Rome city tours – Visit Rome in one day – Departure from your hotel, airport, or elsewhere in Rome with your private city guide and start your tour visiting Capitoline Hill to enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of ancient Temples, Triumphal-archers, the Senate House, Basilicas and Sacred Way which surround the old Roman Forum, the hub of political, religious and commercial life during republican and imperial days and now forming one of the most historical archaeological complexes in the western world. The tour of Rome in just one day visit the nearby elegant renaissance square modeled by Michelangelo for Pope Paul III and adorned by the bronze equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius, father of the infamous Emperor-gladiator Commodus. See the Circus Maximus of Ben Hur fame with its impressive views of the sprawling ruins of the Emperors’ Palaces on Palatine Hill.
Then Rome, in just one day, goes to the Colosseum and hears about the bloody gladiator combats, the wild animal games, and spectacular events held there to satiate the 70.000 excited roman spectators. Circle around Piazza Venezia, dominated by the massive looming “Wedding Cake” marble honorary monument erected in 1885 to commemorate King Victor Emmanuel II, and drive to the Quirinal Palace, the official residence of the Italian President originally built by Popes in the 1580s as their splendid summer residence. Descend to the cascading waters of the Trevi Fountain, the grandest of Rome’s baroque fountains, still fed by an ancient 19 BC roman aqueduct, and toss a coin into its gushing sprays to propitiate a sure return visit to the Eternal City.
Rome in just one day stroll by the Spanish Steps, a favorite spot of European nobles during the Grand Tour era and the haunt of poets, writers, and painters in the Romantic age. Pass Palazzo Chigi, the seat of the government and the nearby Italian Parliament, as you make your way to Piazza Navona, the most loved meeting place of Romans today and embellished by Bernini’s fountains and the Pamphili Palace.
After an inside visit to the awe-inspiring Pantheon constructed by Emperor Hadrian in 120 BC, spanned by a solid concrete dome, the largest in the world, enjoy a light lunch or snack in one of the numerous cafés or bars in the picturesque and operatic square facing the monument. Subsequently, cross the River Tiber to the Vatican City, the smallest sovereign state in the world, to visit the immense Papal art collections housed in the Vatican Museums, once part of the Papal Palaces and the Sistine Chapel.
After admiring Raphael and Michelangelo’s numerous artworks and masterpieces, visit St. Peter’s Basilica and the splendid baroque Colonnaded Square protected by Swiss Guards. At the end of your extraordinary Rome, you will be accompanied back to your indicated point in Rome or Fiumicino airport in just one day of discovering Rome.
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Itineraries and rates are personalized depending on the group size and time at disposal.