Panoramic Rome & St Peter's Basilica


Approximately 9 Hours
Moderate Activity  Meal 

Travel to the center of the Eternal City with a panoramic drive past its most famous highlights -- the pyramid of Caius Cestius, Circus Maximus, Palatine Hill, the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Venice Square, Piazza Barberini, Via Veneto and the Borghese Gardens.

Crossing the Tiber River, you will enter the Vatican City for a visit to St Peter’s Basilica. Pass through the awesome Bernini’s Colonnade and step into the massive basilica that lies at the heart of Roman Catholicism. It houses Michelangelo’s Pièta -- one of the most famous sculptures in the world. Outside, you’ll see the impressive square which, on special occasions, is filled with people from around the world.

Enjoy lunch and free time before returning to the ship.

Notes:

Modest attire is required; knees, shoulders and midriffs must be covered. Use of an audio headset (included) will enhance your tour experience.

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This excursion is led in English