Shore excursions from Civitavecchia

Shore excursions from Civitavecchia

Are you looking for shore excursions from Civitavecchia to visit the city of Rome? Then you’ve come to the right place at the right time! In fact, we organize full-day guided tours of Rome from the port of Civitavecchia for small groups (maximum 6 passengers) in air-conditioned minivans, to comfortably visit the main attractions of Rome without making the slightest effort. The itinerary includes a visit to the Arch of Constantine, the Colosseum, the Monument to Vittorio Emanuele, the Campidoglio, Spanish Steps, the Roman Forum, the Trevi Fountain and much more.

  • Visit all the attractions of Rome in one go.
  • Travel around comfortably by air-conditioned minivan.
  • Admission tickets to attractions are included on request.
  • Port pickup and drop-off is included.

Rome Shore Excursions from Civitavecchia: Details

Departure Time & Return Location: 8am from your ship – Duration: 8 hours (Approx.)


  • From 1 to 2 passengers €370,00 “Sedan” Mercedes Benz E
  • From 3 to 6 passengers €470,00 “Minivan” Mercedes Benz V

Shore excursions from Civitavecchia Rome: What to Expect

Civitavecchia shore excursion to Rome begins when you disembark from your ship in Civitavecchia port around 8:00 am. Head just 30 meters from the cruise ship to meet a friendly English-speaking driver. From there you will be taken in a luxury vehicle to the first stop of the tour, St. Peter’s Square. Located behind the walls of the Vatican City (and home to the Catholic Church), this is where you can see Michelangelo’s magnificent Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica and its imposing square.

Shore excursions from Civitavecchia: St Peter Basilica
Shore excursions from Civitavecchia: St. Peter’s Basilica

After exploring the area independently, we will go to visit the famous and colorful Spanish Steps. Stop here and soak in the full flavor of Roman life. After that, we will go to the Colosseum to admire its intricate underground passages. This majestic ruin, the largest amphitheater built during the Roman Empire, was begun in 72 AD by Vespasian. For a small extra fee, you may purchase a skip the line ticket, a guided tour option, an audio guide, or video tour.

Civitavecchia Shore Excursion Spanish Steps
Spanish Steps – Rome tour from Civitavecchia Cruise Port

The next stop on the tour is the Pantheon, the best preserved building of Ancient Rome. Built by Emperor Hadrian in 126 AD its magnificent dome is lasting testimony to the genius of Roman architects, as the building stands virtually intact it offers a unique opportunity for the modern visitor to step back thousands of years and experience ancient Rome.

Civitavecchia Shore Excursion Pantheon
Pantheon – Rome

Other stops along the way include Trevi Fountain, Navona’s Square and Venice Square. The itinerary offered is flexible and can be modified to fit your schedule. Choose from a luxury sedan up to 2 people or  minivan for up to 6 people. An informative driver who is a true local expert will take you to every site and share his knowledge along the way. The driver will pick you up around 4pm and have you back to port by 5:30pm, allowing plenty of time for maximum exploring. Please note that a tour guide is not included and the driver will not enter any of the sites with you.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

  • 20 euro – Ticket to Pantheon
  • Beverages, snacks, souvenirs.

Civitavecchia Shore Excursions: Itinerary

This is a summary itinerary of Civitavecchia Shore Excursion to Rome. Each itinerary is customizable and the driver is at your complete disposal throughout the tour. You decide what to watch and we take you there. Our itinerary includes the following stages:

  • St. Peter’s Square
  • Spanish Steps
  • Colosseum
  • Pantheon
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Navona’s Square
  • Venice’s Square
  • Theatre of Marcellus
  • Temple of Hercules
  • Temple of Portunus
  • Circus Maximus
  • Colosseum (outside)
  • Palatine Hill
  • Aventine Keyhole. . . and more!

To view the complete itinerary of the Civitavecchia Shore Excursion to Romeclick here. You will be redirected to Google Maps and you will see the tour stops on the map. The tour will be carried out with a Mercedes Benz sedan up to 2 passengers (couples or families with a child), or a Mercedes Benz minivan for groups of up to 6 passengers.


  • Private English-speaking driver
  • Booklet (available in German, French, English or Spanish)
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Port pick-up and drop-off
  • Private transportation


  • We suggest what to see, but you decide.
  • We can plan and customize together all the different opportunities and itineraries.
  • You will have at your disposal a Driver Guide and an Official Tour Guide , who will take you on this Civitavecchia Shore Excursion to discover what you have chosen to see.


  • Is Civitavecchia worth visiting?

    Civitavecchia offers a lot of things to do and see: you can enjoy its mild weather, visit its historic port and Medieval centre, explore its archeological and natural sites and much more!

  • Where do cruise ships dock when visiting Rome?

    The cruise ships dock in Civitavecchia Port. Civitavecchia is a medium-size town about 80km north west of Rome. Civitavecchia is a major ferry port as well as cruise ship port. Rome’s major airport, Fiumicino, is to the west of Rome close to the coast, both airport and Rome itself are about an hour’s drive.

  • Is Civitavecchia open to cruise ships?

    Terminal’s address is “Civitavecchia, Molo Vespucci, Civitavecchia Italy 00053”. The port is used for ferries, cargo and cruise ships. The distance between the Civitavecchia port and Rome’s International Airports is almost 50 km (30 mi), or 50 min travel time from the airport to the pier.

  • Which experiences are best for tours in Civitavecchia?

    The best experience from Civitavecchia is without a doubt the private tour of Rome that our company offers. You will be transported in a luxury car to discover Rome, for an unforgettable experience.

  • Which places provide the best tours in Civitavecchia for couples?

    If you are traveling as a couple, we will be able to provide an unforgettable experience, as we will make you discover the beauties of Rome aboard a beautiful Mercedes Benz sedan with private driver / guide.

  • What are the best Shore Excursions in Rome?

    There are many shore excursions in Rome but the best is the one described on this page, as it allows you to visit the major attractions of Rome in the shortest possible time and comfortably seated in one of our luxurious minivans.

  • What Shore Excursions in Rome are 1 hour or less?

    Our shore excursions from the port of Civitavecchia can last as long as you want! In fact, every experience we offer can be customized according to the real needs of each customer. Contact us today to ask for a tailor-made quote.