Private Tour of Rome: Sample Itinerary


Day One

Alitalia flight JFK -ROME

Day Two

Arrive in Rome at 8:00AM. Bus transfer to hotel (30 km/19 mi.– about 31 min.)

Orientation Talk at 10:00AM in hotel lobby then lunch, then... the Walkabout: Sense of the City

Locations: Group lunch / Quirinale Hill, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Borghese Gardens (bike rentals available), back to the hotel. Afternoon free. Optional afternoon walk on Via Cavour before dinner: Santa Maria Maggiore, San Prassede, San Pietro in Vincoli.

Day Three

Imperial Fora, Vittoriano, Campidoglio, Forum overlook, Teatro Marcello, Ghetto, Campo di Fiore (lunch), Piazza Navona, Pantheon*......... (there will be ample time to have lunch in Campo di Fiore before we proceed to Piazza Novona).


Day Four

Colosseo, Palatino Hill, Roman Forum. Afternoon free. Optional walk before dinner: Angels and Martyrs, Bernini's St. Teresa, Ossuary of Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini

Day Five

6:45AM train from Rome to Naples, 10:00AM Boat from Naples to Capri

Locations: Island of Capri / Anacapri / Monte Solaro / Villa San Michele / Blue Grotto

Day Six 

Open: Out of town? Shopping? 

Day Seven

Morning: The Catacombs of San Calisto

Afternoon: Wine Tasting Walk

Day Eight

10:00AM Subway from Cavour to Piramide Metro station to Ostia Antica (unless there is rain)(about 1hr.)

Locations: The Castello di Gregorius IV & the Ancient Roman Seaport of Ostia Antica

Day Nine

Villa D’Este at Tivoli

Roma-Pescara Metro Line to Stazione Tivoli

Roma Tiburtina 09:01 Tivoli 10:04

Day Ten

Alitalia flight Rome - JFK