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Big Bus Rome Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Highlights
  • Comprehensive tour of Rome aboard a hop-on, hop-off bus saves time
  • Audio commentary on board the bus sheds light on Rome's ancient history
  • Choose from different time periods and upgrades to create a tailored itinerary
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Big Bus Rome Hop-on Hop-off Tour
From US$ 34.27
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Classic Ticket
1 Day Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Ticket 4 Walking Tours: Spanish Steps, St. Peter’s Basilica, Colosseum, Pantheon and Piazza Navona
US$ 34.27
Premium Ticket
2 Days Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Ticket 4 Walking Tours: Spanish Steps, St. Peter’s Basilica, Colosseum, Pantheon and Piazza Navona and Catacombs Line
US$ 41.77
Deluxe Ticket
3 Days Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Ticket 4 Walking Tours: Spanish Steps, St. Peter’s Basilica, Colosseum, Pantheon and Piazza Navona Catacombs Line and Night Tour Catacombs & Caracalla Tour (purple line)
US$ 51.41
Overview

Cover more of Rome in less time on a hop-on hop-off bus tour, a great way for independent travelers to see the city. Tailor your sightseeing by hopping off at any stop that interests you, including highlights such as the Colosseum, the Pantheon, Circus Maximus, and Vatican City. While on board the bus, listen to commentary about the sights you pass for crucial context. Choose between the Classic, Premium, or Deluxe ticket to suit your budget and schedule.

What to Expect

Make your way to any one of the stops, voucher in hand, to step on board the bus. When booking, you'll choose a 24- or 48-hour Classic, Premium, or Deluxe ticket, which allows for any vacation itinerary or budget. This comprehensive tour of Rome lets you cover all of the highlights in much less time than a self-guided exploration or combination of other tours would.

Each ticket option includes four guided walking tours, and the Deluxe ticket includes a route past the Catacombs of San Sebastiano. Tours run between 9am and 5pm, and you can start and end at any stop of your choosing. Plan to allow at least 1.5 hours for the full tour, plus more time if you plan on hopping off and exploring individual sights.

On board the bus, slip on the headphones to listen to audio commentary about the stops. Learn about Rome's ancient history and its evolution into a modern, thriving city. The bus' eight stops are centered around highlights such as Vatican City, the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain, the Roman forum, the Pantheon, and the Colosseum.

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Reviews (166)

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Cancelled the main tourist route and didn't advise us.

We pre-booked the 2 day hop on hop off bus ticket with this mob on the basis that it's "Red Route" stopped close to all the major attractions we wanted to see. When we alighted the "Blue Route" bus we were told that 2 days...More

Thank Jim B
BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Customer, Thank you for having shared your comment here with us. We would like to make clear to our clients that the Red route is not operational due to the City Hall who has closed to traffic the area near stop n.7.This effects all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Not worth the money!

We went on the bus today and were very disappointed. For the money it’s definitely not worth going on this bus. As others have mentioned the other buses were much more frequent. The information didn’t seem in sync with where we actually were and was...More

1  Thank Carly P
BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Customer, Your review is very important for us, thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us. We are really sorry if our service in Rome did not meet your expectations, we are working in order to fix the technical...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Well worth it to get the lay of the land

We used the Hop On Off bus over 2 days while exploring Rome. It really gives you a glimpse of how the city is laid out, and drops you off at all the main attractions. Once you have the city mapped out a bit, then...More

Thank Fiona C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Recommended

We did the tour on Big Bus Rome a few days ago: amazing experience. I seated up the top outside. The bus left on time and was clean and well organized. The crew was very kind and available, expecially the stewart Andrea Ciullo, very professional...More

1  Thank Mario S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
There are better hop-on hop-off options

I don't recommend this company. Buses passed us up entirely, we waited a fair amount of time to get the next bus, and other companies sometimes had two buses show up at a stop before just one from this company. Recommend instead: City Sightseeing Roma...More

4  Thank Sue E
BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your comment. First, we would like to apologize for the troubles and frustration that you experienced lately. We want you to know that your complaint and feedback will give us the chance to resolve any problem that may occur and...More

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ffemtjones
13 May 2018|
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Response from Rowleygood | Reviewed this property |
Get the Rome Big Bus App on your phone, it’s about 45 mins to an hour from FCO airport on a good run, possibly quicker to Termini which is on the bus route. You can catch the fast train from airport to here as well. Rome has... More
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