Guided tours of Rome by night

Choice of walking or coach tours seeing the best of Rome at night


St Peter's Basilica By Night

Lit up at night: St Peter's Basilica

 

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Rome by night

Special Access visits to the Vatican Museums or Colosseum by night

The two major attractions of Rome for first time visitors, the Vatican Museums and Colosseum may close to the general public at night, but it is possible to visit both on special access tours.


Both options are an affordable way of having a special experience you will remember at a world class attraction..


Rome illuminated tours by coach or foot

Watch Rome sparkle as day turns to night. The famous monuments and squares now look different than the day time as most are illuminated at night and take a completely different perspective.


Night tours showcasing illuminated Rome offer a different slant on your Rome experience.

Friday Night Vatican Museums Tour Including Sistine Chapel

During the months of April until October the Vatican stays open on Friday nights for an extra-special viewing of its renowned museums and the Sistine Chapel,


This evening access is only possible for pre-booked groups, so book now to visit the Vatican without the daytime crowds!


Finally, you’ll make it to the room you’ve been waiting for – the beautiful Sistine Chapel. After your guide explains the significance of this sacred Vatican site, you'll have roughly 15 minutes to walk around inside and gaze in awe.

The Colosseum by night ticket with exclusive access to the Gladiator's Arena + underground chambers

Tour the Colosseum amphitheatre and other sites of Ancient Rome under the atmospheric cover of darkness during this 2.5-hour evening tour.

Enjoy private viewings of the Colosseum's underground chambers and arena off limits to standard entrance tickets.


Numbers are limited to 25 on this small-group tour ensuring you’ll see these top Rome attractions with personalized attention from your guide.


The Roman Forum is closed at night, but your guide will lead you to a little-known vantage point in Piazza del Campidoglio that offers a perfect vista of the site.


Vatican Museums by night
Colosseum Underground Chambers Walking Tour

Panoramic coach tour of Rome's famous illuminated sights

Sit back and relax after your day of sightseeing and experience Rome's night-time magic from the comfort of your air-conditioned coach.


You'll throw coins in the Trevi Fountain and experience 'la dolce vita' on this brilliant after-dark tour of Rome's floodlit monuments, the ideal pre-dinner tour.


During the approximate two-hour motor-coach tour, your local guide will regale you with interesting commentary and Roman history.


You’ll see Capitoline Hill, the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, Castel Sant’Angelo, St Peter’s Basilica and the district of Trastevere. You’ll also make a stop at the Trevi Fountain. Legend says if you throw in a coin, you’ll have good luck and will return to Rome one day, so make sure you have some change!


You can upgrade the tour to dinner prior

Upgrade your tour and start your evening with a delicious dinner in the Trevi area, where you’ll feast on three courses of traditional Italian cuisine in a delightful bistro. Taste typical Roman dishes and soak up the lively atmosphere in this district that’s beloved by tourists and locals alike.


Panoramic coach tour of Rome by night logistics

Days of operation: Daily

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes


Panoramic Coach Tour Of Rome By Night Tickets & Prices

Rome by night walking tour

Take an atmospheric evening stroll around Rome's floodlit monuments with an expert guide who'll bring the Eternal City alive. Perfect for first-time visitors, this three-hour guided walking tour is the ideal introduction to Rome's famous sights and night-time ambiance, and the perfect pre-dinner activity.


Trevi Fountain by night

Trevi fountain: make a wish at night

 

This evening walking tour visits Rome's best known sights, including the Colosseum (exterior visit only), Capitoline Hill, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and Piazza Navona.


It also includes an overview of the Forum area, including the Imperial Forums. Several major sites are covered in a short period of time, and you'll receive enlightening insights into the city's millennia of history as you stroll.


You'll experience the romance and beauty of Rome as the sun sets and the city lights are illuminated on this special walking tour. All tour guides are native English-speakers or Roman archaeologist, hold university degrees in teaching and the humanities, and adhere to the highest standards of education.


Rome by night walking tour logistics

Days of operation: Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 6 pm

Duration: 3 hours

Inclusions: Walking tour. Professional guide


Ancient Rome Walking Tour By Night Prices
Popular tours & tickets in Rome

Vatican Museums Tours & Fast Track Tickets

Vatican Museums Fast Track Tickets   €27.00

Fast track admission to Vatican Museum

Vatican Museums Fast Track Tickets + Audio Guide  €34.00

Fast track admission to Vatican Museum with Audio Guide

Vatican Museums Fast Track Tickets + Early Entrance    €52.00

Fast track admission to Vatican Museum before public opening

Vatican Museums Fast Track Access With Coach Transfers    €66.00

Tour in English plus hotel pickups

Vatican Museums Private Tours With Fast Track Access    Prices vary on numbers

Your own personal guide for your own grouo of 1 to 9 people

St Peter's Basilica Tours & Fast Track Tickets

St Peter's Basilica Fastrack with audio guide    €16.50

Fast track access to St Peter's together with audio guide in choice of languages

St Peter's Basilica guided tour    €27.00

Small group tour maximum 20 people

St Peter's Basilica guided tour with access to cupola (Dome)    €45.00

includes lift access to the dome of St Peter's with far reaching views

St Peter's & Vatican Museums Combined Tours

Vatican Museums + St Peter's (With Fast Track Access) Tour 1    From €41.00 + admissions)

Guided 3 hour walking tour with Fast Track Access + early/evening entrance options

Vatican Museums + St Peter's (With Fast Track Access) Tour 2    From €66.00

Guided 3 hour walking tour with Fast Track Access + early/evening entrance options

Early Access Vatican Museums Small-Group Tour with St Peter’s    €96.50

Entry when doors open to Vatican Museums + St Peter's Basilicas

Vatican Museums, Vatican Gardens & St Peter’s guided tour with breakfast    €139

Complete tour of the Vatican with American breakfast in the Vatican Cafeteria

Vatican Gardens Tours

Vatican Gardens Walking Tour    €41.00

Includes admission to Vatican Museums

Vatican Gardens Bus Tour    €85.00

Includes admission to Vatican Museums

Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

Colosseum & Roman Forum fast track tickets    from €17

2 Day fast track admission ticket to: Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

Colosseum & Roman Forum Walking Tour   from  €49

Fast Track Admission & 3 Hour Guided Tour

Walking tours (Colosseum, Roman Forum, Pantheon, Trevi...)

Colosseum, Roman Forum, Pantheon,Trevi    €45

3 hour walking tour with admissions. Afternoon tour

Spanish Steps, Pantheon,Trevi,Navona    €39

3 hour afternoon walking tour

Villa Borghese Gallery

Villa Borghese Fast Track Tickets    €22

Fast track admission ticket for a 2 hour slot

Villa Borghese & Gardens    €59

2 hour tour of gallery + 1 hour gardens tour

Other popular City of Rome tours

Best of Rome by bike    €35

3 hr tour of Rome's highlights by bike

Best of Rome Coach Tour    €33/€91

Half or Full Day coach tour of main sights

Roman Gladiator Lesson     from €55

2 hour lesson in becoming a Roman Gladiator

Night Tours of Rome    €29/€51

Choice - walking or coach tour of Rome by night

Private tours of Rome

Flexible customised private tours of Rome by car   

Luxury executive vehicles (1 to 8 passengers)

Private sightseeing tour of Rome by golf cart 

A novel, fun way to see Rome (1 to 3 passengers)


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