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Big Bus Tours: Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

Big Bus Tours: Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Rome, Italy
Tour ID: 146

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Highlights

  • The "Eternal City" is shown in all its glory on our daytime tour of Rome.
  • Unlimited Hop on Hop Off across the city.
  • Prerecorded commentary is available in 9 languages.
  • Free Wi-Fi and app are available.
  • Bus service is available all over the year.
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted! No need to print.

Overview

Rome, the charismatic and romantic city of Italy, is an exhilarating mix of inspiring art and lively street life. The astonishing architect of historical monuments is a priceless treasure. The world-class museums, European art, and superlative food give a guarantee of good times.

Itinerary

Start a tour of the historic city of Rome and praise the beauty of iconic landmarks. With a double-decker open-top bus you can see the panoramic views of the city and click photos as you pass through Colosseum, St. Peter’s Basilica, Piazza Venezia, and more. Delve into the beauty of this remarkable city as all the stops are conveniently located.
 
Know about the fascinating history and culture of Rome by listening to an entertaining audio commentary.  Get off the bus and see sights at your pace. Self-guided walking tours are also included. 
 
Visit Vatican museums and toss a coin in one of the most popular fountains in Rome i.e. the Trevi Fountain. You can eat and shop when you want. Relish tasty pizza, and pasta, and do not forget to enjoy espresso. We have three different tickets for hop on hop off bus tours in Rome. 
 
1. Discover Ticket
With a 24-hour Essential ticket, you can get the perfect introduction to Rome and grab photo opportunities of popular landmarks from the open top. The tour is strategically designed so it covers all the places of interest. Make the most of your travel with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. You can get information about local attractions and enjoy discounts. 
 
See the beautiful metropolis from a different perspective. Explore the city on foot with the self-guided tour which has an audio and navigation functionality that helps you cherish the landmarks when you want. 
 
2. Essential Ticket
The 48-hours Discover ticket allows customers to explore the popular attractions of this historic city. With an open-top double-decker bus, you can enjoy the best views of Rome. The tour is designed to make sure that you can witness all the amazing sights of the city with a hop-on hop-off bus. Customize your itinerary and conveniently get on and get off whenever you want. 
Discover the city on foot with the self-guided tour which has an audio and navigation functionality that helps you enjoy the attractions. 
 
3. Explore Ticket
This ticket has a validity of 72 hours and allows visitors to see the captivating regions of the Eternal City. All the stops are strategically located nearby popular attractions and landmarks. This tour covers the best that Rome has to offer. 
 
See this ancient city from a different perspective. With the walking tour application, you can discover the city on foot. You can enjoy the landmarks when you need them. Witness the eternal city after dark with a night tour. Join this one-hour tour and witness the popular attractions such as the Colosseum, the Piazza Venezia, and the Vatican after sunset. 
 
RED Route
Embark on a journey to Rome’s center with a sightseeing tour. Know about the ancient and unique history of Rome. The tour takes you to all the important attractions such as the Roman Forum, Colosseum, and Circus Maximus. Enjoy the interesting history and fascinating culture with digital commentary in five languages. 
 
The stops are strategically located and you can visit a point of interest at your pace. At the Colosseum, you can visit gladiators’ ghosts. At the Pantheon, you can witness the gods and admire the beauty of St. Peter’s Basilica. Spanish Steps is must visit where you can seek inspiration from painters and poets. Stroll through the Borghese Gardens and the hop-on hop-off bus tour will cover everything. 
 
VOX CITY Self-Guided Tours
See the spectacular metropolis of Rome from a different perspective. Discover the city on foot with a walking tour. You can download a walking tour app and explore the city on foot with the self-guided tour which has an audio and navigation functionality that helps you cherish the landmarks when you want. Choose any of the four tours and listen to the audio commentary that is available in 7 languages. 
 
Panoramic Night Tour
Witness the sparkling city after dark with a panoramic night tour. Rome looks beautiful when illuminated at night. This one-hour tour allows you to see attractions such as the Colosseum, the Piazza Venezia, and the Vatican as sunsets.
 
So if you are in Rome, Go Ahead and Book your Tickets Now!

Schedule

Red Route:
First Bus: 09:00 from Stop #1 (Termini Railway Station - Via Giovanni Giolitti, 24).
Last Full Tour: 19:00 at Stop #1 (Termini Railway Station).
Last Bus: 19:00 at Stop #1 (Termini Railway Station).
Full Circuit Time: 106 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: Every 14 minutes.
 
Night Tour:
First Tour: 20:20 from Stop #1 (Termini Railway Station - Via Giovanni Giolitti, 24).
Last Tour: 20:30 from Stop #1 (Termini Railway Station).
Full Circuit Time: 60 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: Two tours per evening.
The Night Tour is not a hop-on, hop-off tour.

Inclusions

Discover Ticket

  • 24-Hour Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off
  • Pre-recorded commentary in 9 languages: English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Mandarin, Arabic and Russian.
  • VOX City Walk - Digital Guided Walking Tour
  • Free Wi-Fi

Essential Ticket

  • 48-Hour Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off
  • Pre-recorded commentary in 9 languages: English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Mandarin, Arabic and Russian.
  • VOX City Walk - Digital Guided Walking Tour
  • Free Wi-Fi

Explore Ticket

  • 72-Hour Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off
  • Pre-recorded commentary in 9 languages: English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Mandarin, Arabic and Russian.
  • VOX City Walk - Digital Guided Walking Tour
  • 1-hour Panoramic Night Tour
  • Free Wi-Fi

Exclusions

  • Entrance Fees (Unless specified)
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Meals

Redemption Info

You can board the bus at any stop.
Show the Mobile/ Printed ticket to the staff member at our bus stops, and you will receive a receipt that you will use to hop on the Big Bus.
This receipt is must throughout the validity period of your ticket.
A staff member of Big Bus Tours will check the code present on the ticket during bus boarding.
All vouchers will now be valid for 06 months from the date of purchase.
Mobile App:
Customers are advised to download the "Big Bus Tours" app to see the most up to date bus stop locations, timings and live bus tracking.

Know Before You Go

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Onboard Wi-Fi: Yes
Pets Allowed: No
Multiday tickets can only be used on consecutive days.
Complimentary ear phones are provided, or you are welcome to use your own wired earphones with a jack connector
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, cruise ship arrivals and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. In "normal times" Rome is a busy city, especially during special events, summer holidays and at weekends. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service!

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Cancellation Policy

No Cancellation Charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the validity of the ticket purchased for Rome Big Bus Hop-On-Hop-Off?

A. Rome Hop-On-Hop-Off tour is valid for 24hrs, 48hrs and 72 hrs, based on the option selected.

Q. How does the Digital Walking tour work in Rome Big Bus tour?

A. The Rome Hop-On-Hop-Off ticket includes a code for a free walking tour download from Vox City App. You can learn about the city through digital guide's stories and facts. Choose from 4 different tours ('Rome of the Emperors' from Stops #3 & #5, 'Secret Rome' from Stop #6, 'Squares & Fountains' from Stops #5 & #8 and 'La Dolce Vita' from Stop #7), and listen in 7 languages (English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Chinese or Russian). Your download code will be supplied on the printed ticket receipt you get when you redeem your ticket with our on-street staff. Simply download the Vox City App, activate the code on your ticket receipt, and enjoy your chosen walking tour!

Q. Are the Big Bus Rome buses wheelchair / stroller accessible?

A. Yes, all of the Big Bus Rome buses are wheelchair and stroller accessible. Every bus has a dedicated space for wheelchair and stroller on its lower deck. The upper deck on entire fleet is not accessible to the wheelchair or stroller.

Q. How do I redeem the Rome Big Bus tour ticket?

A. Show your printed ticket to a member of staff at one of our stops or aboard the bus. They'll issue you a ticket receipt that you'll be able to use to hop on the bus throughout the validity of your ticket. If you requested to have your tickets sent via SMS, remember that there is no need to print your tickets. Just bring your phone with you with the ticket page open to show it to one of our on street staff who will then issue you your ticket receipt.

Q. Is Pre-recorded commentary available on board?

A. Yes, a pre-recorded commentary is available in 5 languages . Complimentary earphones will be provided, or you are welcome to use your own earphones with a jack connector.

Customer Reviews

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Harry
2024-04-20

Best way to explore Rome city. well planned stops. Road was little crowded but we managed. Buses were running regularly. Read More

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Harry
2024-04-20

Best way to explore Rome city. well planned stops. Road was little crowded but we managed. Buses were running regularly.

Harry
Sightseeingo

Thank you for your valuable feedback. Happy to hear your thoughts. It is always interesting to see what our travelers think of our service.

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Maria Pull
2024-04-20

It was very enjoyable tour. We enjoyed a lot. Thank you Big Bus. Read More

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Maria Pull
2024-04-20

It was very enjoyable tour. We enjoyed a lot. Thank you Big Bus.

Maria Pull
Sightseeingo

Thank you for your valuable feedback. Happy to hear your thoughts. It is always interesting to see what our travelers think of our service.

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