Hop on the high-speed train at Milan Central Station in the morning and enjoy the relaxing 3.5-hour ride staring out the window as the train speeds by the rolling hills of the Italian countryside. Arrive at Rome’s Termini Station and get ready to see the Italian capital in all its glory for the day.
With your free city map and 24-hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket in hand, create your own agenda for how you want to tackle the Eternal City. Cruise past the city’s main sites and opt to hop off to further explore. Places you’ll go by include the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Capitoline Hill, the Spanish Steps and the Vatican, among many other spots. While on the bus, listen to the onboard commentary to learn the history and incredible historical anecdotes about each place you go past.
After eight hours, get on the train at Termini Station and head back to Milan.
Business-Class Tickets:Upgrade your experience by booking a business-class seat and travel even more comfortably from Milan to Rome and back again.
Business-Class Tickets and Skip-the-Line Entry to the Vatican Museums:Feel like a true VIP by upgrading to this skip-the-line ticket at the world-class Vatican Museums where you’ll come face to face with Michelangelo’s murals on the Sistine Chapel and the famous cherubs painted by Raphael. Go right by the usual long lines and head straight inside.
Rome Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour Stops:
• Via Marsala (Termini Station)
• Santa Maria Maggiore
• Circus Maximus
• Piazza Venezia
• St Peter’s Basilica and Vatican City
• Trevi Fountain
• Piazza di Spagna
• Piazza Barberini