5. Rome: Velabrum Guided Tour & 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus
Enjoy a guided tour of the Velabrum, seeing the Arch of Janus, and the Area Sacra di S. Omobono. Benefit from an included 24-hour ticket to the Gray Line - I Love Rome hop-on hop-off bus, providing access to 8 stops distributed throughout the city.
Velabrum Guided Tour:Start your tour at the Piazza Bocca della Verità and look forward to the churches, stone arches, and ancient temples that await you.
Soak in the atmosphere of the city as you walk through the streets of Rome, arriving at the Arch of Janus, unique for its four-sided design. Continue until you reach the next arch, the Arcus Argentariorum, carved with a depiction of Hercules.
Walk along the Via di S. Giovanni Decollato and stop to view the San Giovanni Battista Decollato church from the outside. Arrive in the Piazza della Consolazione and look up at the Rupe Tarpea, a cliff on the Capitoline Hill used for executions in ancient times.
Take a holy turn and find yourself in the Area Sacra di S. Omobono, dedicated to the patron saint, Saint Homobonus.
Continue to the church of San Nicola in Carcere, before heading back to the Piazza Bocca della Verità where your tour began. Arrive in Piazza Bocca della Verità and finish your tour outside the Forum Holitorium.
Hop-On Hop-Off Bus:Ride around the capital city of Italy on an open-top hop-on hop-off bus. Access this convenient transportation for 24-hours, allowing you to visit some of the best sights in Rome.
Enjoy great views of the streets of Rome, discover the daily lives of locals, and keep an eye out for spots to visit if you want to hop off. Use the handy map to plan your route through the city.
Hop-on again easily at one of the eight stops distributed around Rome. Benefit from audio commentary in 13 languages: Italian, English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Dutch, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Hindi, Arabic.