Experience the art of Roman gladiator combat with a hands-on fighting lesson before touring the Eternal City’s ancient landmarks and roaming on your own. Browse the small museum containing all Gladiator’s and Roman combat equipment and then engage in an interactive gladiator school to proof your skills of fighter and earn your certificate of Roman citizenship. Then drive to the archeological area of Rome and join a guided walking tour past the enormous Colosseum amphitheater (exterior view), where gladiators once battled, and walk to the ancient Roman Forum (exterior view). Pass by Piazza Venezia and follow your guide to Piazza Navona and spend approximately two hours exploring independently, souvenir shopping, or savoring Roman cuisine.
• Gladiator School: Learn Roman gladiator combat skills with a hands-on fighting lesson and earn your certificate of Roman citizenship.
• Guided Walking Tour: See the enormous Colosseum (exterior view), where gladiators once battled, and stroll past ancient ruins in the Roman Forum, pass by Piazza Venezia before heading at Navona Square.
• Free Time: Enjoy approx. two hours at Navona Square spent exploring on your own, shopping for souvenirs, or savoring authentic Roman cuisine.
• THIS TOUR IS OPERATED BY A TOUR OPERATOR THAT HAS BEEN THIRD-PARTY VERIFIED TO AN INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SUSTAINABILITY STANDARD.
What To Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Cash/credit cards
• Sun protection
What To Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes
• This tour will be available only in July and August. The drive between Civitavecchia and Rome is approximately 1 1/2 hours each way subject to traffic conditions.
• Guests will have approximately 2 hours of free time for lunch and independent exploration.
• Guests must be able to walk approximately 2 miles (3 hours) over even and cobblestone surfaces with some steps.
• This tour is not suggested for guests with walking difficulties or using a wheelchair.
• Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour.
• Guests needing special assistance must be accompanied by an able bodied companion.
• Pregnant women and guests with back/neck problems should not select this tour.
• Lunch is at the guest's own expense.
• On Sundays and public holidays the majority of the shops will be closed and only souvenir shops will be open.
• Due to new traffic regulations in Rome, big motor coaches have limited access around city center. Therefore, additional walk will be required for guests to access the main venues.