Meal(s) Included: Breakfast and Lunch
Accommodations: Gran Meliá Rome Hotel
Breakfast at Hotel
Enjoy a hearty buffet breakfast to start your day.
Panoramic Motor Coach Tour of Rome
Board a motor coach and enjoy a ride around the city, viewing some of Rome’s most iconic sights.
Privately Guided Walking Tour of Rome
Take to the streets and ancient byways of Rome—and visit the spectacular destinations you've always dreamed of seeing. Explore the city center, home to the famed Spanish Steps, the Piazza Navona, the Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain. Stop along the way and taste some authentic gelato!
Lunch at a Local Restaurant
Relish a delicious lunch at one of the delightful local restaurants before continuing your tour.
Tour of the Colosseum
Enjoy a fantastic tour of the Colosseum that makes you feel part of history! Built by Emperor Vespasian around A.D. 70-72, the Colosseum was a gift to the people of Rome and soon housed spectacles and games as well as wild animal and gladiator combats. Junior Adventurers can participate in an engaging, interactive tour of the Colosseum that gives them an understanding of ancient Rome.
Privately Guided Tour of the Roman Forum
Visit the plaza that was at the heart of public life in Rome for centuries. Located between the Palatine and Capitoline Hills, the Forum is now surrounded by ruins and considered to be one of the most important archaeological sites in the world. This ancient meeting place once was where government conducted its business, commerce took place and trials, speeches and celebrations occurred.
Dinner On Your Own
Explore the city's authentic and molto delizioso restaurants. Be sure to ask your Adventure Guides to make recommendations for a memorable meal that fits your family’s needs.
Private After-Hours Tour of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
Experience an exclusive after-hours, privately guided tour of the Vatican Museum—home to masterpieces by the greatest artists in history in a collection spanning 4000 years. Also, be guided by a local expert through the Sistine Chapel where you can get an intimate look at Michelangelo's magnificent achievement.
NOTE: Due to official Papal activities within the Vatican, the order of activities as described here may be altered on Day 1 and Day 2. However, the itinerary will still include all the elements as outlined here, even if the sequence is modified.
Also, on some departures the private visit to the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel may take place on Day 1 rather than Day 2. Your Adventure Guides will advise you of any changes at the Welcome Reception on Day 1.