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Big Bus Rome Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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From US$33.27
US$37.00 Save US$3.70
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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$33.27
US$37.00 Save US$3.70
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1 Day Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Ticket 4 Walking Tours: Spanish Steps, St. Peter’s Basilica, Colosseum, Pantheon and Piazza Navona
From US$33.27
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
From US$40.55
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)
From US$49.90
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.

Reviews (302)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
The Rome Big Bus is not the same - Don't Waste Your Money

On our honeymoon in Europe we enjoyed 2-day Big Bus tours in Paris and London (which each came with a river cruise) but don't waste your time/money in Rome. We blindly purchased 2-day tickets because we trusted the brand after two good experiences. - The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank eman192018
BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Customer, Your review is highly appreciated and helps us to understand what we can do to improve our service. We are very sorry if Big Bus did not meet your expectations, we work hard every day in order to let our customers live a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Best Value

We're here for a week so bought a 2-day pass on the Big Bus Tour. A perfect option for getting to the highlights with audio commentary in most languages. They offer 4 separate walking tours as a free option with the ticket, and that for...More

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BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, Hearing that you loved our service in Rome makes us proud and we are also very happy to see that our Walking Tours, one of our best plus, met your expectations. Considering how much you enjoyed Big Bus out city, we invite you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Big bus review

Talking to others, the big bus tour seemed to be the best one to get and we really enjoyed it. Would highly recommend. Our driver on the purple line was massimo and what a nice chap, very helpful and enthusiastic.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Lisa B
BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your review, we will share these kind words also with Massimo. We hope to see you soon on board, we operate in 21 wonderful destinations around the world. Best regards Big Bus Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent experience!

We're traveling in a family of four (two children: one is 12, another - 3), so that type of activity worked great for us. Very convenient when you can hop in and hop off the bus when you need and continue your tour at a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Anna H
BigBusRome, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Big Bus Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Customer, We thank you very much for your kind review as our main aim is to make our customers satisfied by improving our service continuously. As you appreciated our service here in Rome, we hope you will choose Big Bus again around the world...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Not our favorite Hop on Hop off

We were disappointed that the Blue Line tour of Rome was in an open bus, which in November is not so great especially on a cold and rainy day. We Found that the local buses were a better deal with more stops and better routes....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Storyteller802972
December 10, 2018|
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Response from Joanie3638 | Reviewed this property |
Use it for sightseeing.
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ElnoraE1
December 3, 2018|
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Response from 208kerriee | Reviewed this property |
Hi Elnora, You should check the website but I think the last bus is around 7 pm so it probably won't work for a night tour. Kerrie
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saraandconnor
November 18, 2018|
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Response from Sue E | Reviewed this property |
The Colosseum is a stop. You can get off there and get back on there. But you'll have to buy tour tickets to go inside the Colosseum separately.
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