Rome in a day--almost!
Rome private tour: skip the line tickets & private guide all included | Oct 2019
We were connected to Livio who was extremely professional in every way. He was thoroughly organized throughout this experience. He sent us at least two different confirmations and communicated with us both through email and What's App. He met us at our designated pick up spot precisely at the time he had stated. We customized our tour a bit as our daughter had spent a semester in Rome and we wanted to visit some of her favorite places as well as the locations offered through this tour. Livio maneuvered us through the the busy streets of Rome and by the end of the day, we had seen the Colosseum, the Fountain of Trevi, the Pantheon, the Piazza Navona, the Vatican, the Sistine Chapel and even enjoyed an authentic lunch at a small restaurant he selected for us. The "skip the line tickets" are the real deal. We were traveling in late October which is presumably a less crowded time to tour Italy and our tickets allowed us to breeze ahead of tired and cranky tourists who were stuck in hot, slow moving lines. We never felt rushed or exhausted despite the fact that we were cramming a great deal of sightseeing into a short window of time. This private tour was 1/4 the price of the exact same tour offered by Norwegian. In chatting with others who had paid the cruise ship premium, I was delighted to realize we had saved a great deal of $$$ booking this private tour through Viator. ...Read more