A day in Rome tour


GIANLUCATOUR PROGRAM

Gianlucatour Rome in a day tour, is perfect to visit the main monuments and places of interest in the city of Rome, such as do cruise passengers stopping in Civitavecchia Rome port

or for those stayng in Rome Hotel who want the next few days to make a trip out of town.

It is possible to visit in a day only, all of the next sites starting from Rome , from Civitavecchia or from the Airport Fiumicino

  • Colosseum(Walking tour 01,00 hour)
  • Roman Forum
  • Circus Maximus
  • Capitoline Hill
  • Vittorio Emanuel Monument
  • The Pantheon
  • Aurelian Column
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Spanish Steps
  • Lunch break
  • Vatican Museum (Walking Tour 02,00 hours)
  • Sistine Chapel
  • St. Peter's Basilica

Lunch stop at the customer's expense.

Each additional hour to the fee will be charged in Total at a cost of Euro 50.00 per hour.

 

BOOK

Fully booked! All bookings exhausted.

Gianlucatour COMMENTARY

The Roman Forum (Forum Romanum, although the Romans were referring to it as often as the Forum Magnum or just the Forum) was located in the valley between the Palatine and the Capitol and was the center of commercial, religious and political center of the city of Rome.

The valley of the Forum, swampy and inhospitable, was used between X and VII century BC Necropolis of the first villages allocated the surrounding hills. According to the historian Tacitus, the plain of the Forum, as well as the nearby hill of the Capitol, were added to the Rome Square (Palatine) of Romulus to Titus Tatius.

In 2013, the circuit of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill was visited by 5,625,219 people, remaining the most visited site in Italy, for a total gross income of 39,657,672 euros.

The Colosseum , originally known as the Colosseo Flavium ( Flavian Amphitheatre) , or simply the Quirinale , is the largest amphitheater in the world. It is located in the city center of Rome. Can contain a number of spectators estimated at between 50,000 and 80,000 units , is the most important Roman amphitheater, and the most imposing monument of ancient Rome that has come down to us . It is known worldwide as a symbol of the city of Rome and Italy .

The amphitheater was built on a site just east of the Roman Forum . Its construction was begun by Vespasian in 72 AD and it was inaugurated by Titus in 80 , with further modifications being made during Domitian's reign .

No longer in use after the sixth century , the huge structure was reused in various ways over the centuries, as well as quarry material . The name " Colosseum " , which is derived from the nearby statue of the Colossus of Nero, became widespread only in the Middle Ages . Soon, the building became a symbol of the imperial city , expression of an ideology in which the celebration will come to define models for the entertainment of the people.

Today it is a symbol of the city and one of its major tourist attractions in tours of Rome.

Since ancient times, streets , squares and buildings of Rome are decorated with statues of various kinds ( equestrian statues standing , seated statues , busts ) .

Formerly attributed to them was almost a mystical power , able to protect the Roman people and represent the assembly of the gods.

Details and Features are the six talking statues ( including the statue of Pasquino and Baboon ) , through which the people, so satirical and biting , expressed his displeasure towards those who held power in the city. Rome presents itself as the result of the continuous overlapping of architectural and urban planning of different ages, in a unique and fascinating interpenetration which shows the complex relationship that the city has always established with its own past .

In a succession of developments in chaotic periods of decadence , rebirth and attempts, in contemporary times, the modernization of the urban fabric .

With approximately 52 000 hectares of farmland , Rome is the largest town green in Europe. In addition to the historic villas there are many more green areas, as well as land devoted to agriculture in the most periferiche.

Rome is the first Italian city to number of tourists every day, the city is visited by an average of about 33 000 tourists , of which 97 % is concentrated in the historic center . Situated at the center of the peninsula , Rome is also the main railway junction station and the city is served by four airports.We do have Rome Airport transfers-Italia Service.

Intercontinental Airport Leonardo da Vinci , better known simply as Fiumicino, from the name of the town that hosts it : the main Italian airport for passenger flights and the third for goods and one of the most important hubs at both the European and the Mediterranean area .

Giovan Battista Pastine International Airport , known as Ciampino airport, located again in the Rome area on the edge of the town from which it takes its name, is a civil and military airport , along the Appian Way ; receives a large number of airline flights low cost . Urbe Airport , located on the Via Salaria about 6 km from the center , it is used as stopovers for tourist and has been renovated and is intended to heliport. Airport Mario de Bernardi , better known as Practice Sea because of the proximity to the homonymous village in the municipality of Pomezia . Bounded by the municipality of Rome in the south of the capital, is only for military use .

Founded in the tradition April 21 , 753 BC , in the course of its three millennia of history was the first great metropolis of humanity, the heart of one of the most important ancient civilizations , which influenced the society, culture , language , literature , art , architecture, philosophy, religion, law and customs of the following centuries. Place of origin of the Latin language , was the capital of the Roman Empire , which extended its rule over the entire Mediterranean Basin and much of Europe, the Papal States, subject to the temporal power of the popes , and the Kingdom of Italy ( 1871 ) .

In the Western art world has a eminence of situation that develops almost continuously since 200 BC 1700 advanced. Its historic center bounded by the perimeter of the Aurelian walls , overlapping testimonies of almost three millennia , is an expression of the historical, artistic and cultural heritage of Europe and the Western world.

In 1980 , along with extraterritorial properties of the Holy See in the city and the Basilica of St. Paul outside the walls, was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site . Rome, the heart of Catholic Christianity , is the only city in the world to host an internal State as a whole , the enclave of Vatican City , for this reason it is often referred to as the capital of two states.

All of this is possible to be visited of course with Gianlucatour company. Will be a pleasure for us to guide you around the beautifull city of Rome.