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Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Bus and Cruise Combo Ticket

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Key Highlights

  • Why Hop-On Hop-Off tours will save you time exploring a city
  • Discover the city of Rome and its attractions with this extensive hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Ride and sail as the tour combines a Hop-On, Hop-Off cruise and Hop-On, Hop-Off bus
  • The Hop-On, Hop-Off tour allows you to plan your own perfect Rome itinerary
  • The stops along the Hop-On, Hop-Off route cover all the major attractions of Rome
  • Audio commentary on-board the bus and the boat will give you insights about Rome’s history
  • Overview

    Discover the historic city of Rome with this amazing combo deal that gives you the best and the most convenient way to discover the city! Experience Rome in its entirety as the tour allows you to discover the many attractions of the city at your own pace in a hop-on, hop-off bus and a boat.

    Enjoy gliding on the serene Roman waters with the Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off River Cruise. The stops are closer to the major highlights of the historical city like the Colosseum, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain and St Peter’s Basilica, amongst others. If you wish to enjoy the cruise, sit back and relax while the Hop-On, Hop-Off boat cruise along the River Tiber and offers beautiful views of the city and the stunning bridges.

    The hop-on, hop-off bus tour covers all the highlights of the city, be it the pomp and splendor of the Vatican museums or the mysticism of the grand Colosseum. Enjoy the views while listening to the informative and entertaining audio-commentary. Jump on and off to view the monuments, have a meal or go shopping, just as the mood takes you!

    This extensive Rome tour allows you to discover the city at your own pace as you can hop on and hop off from the boat and the bus as many times as you wish in a duration of 24 hours. You also get to learn about the city’s rich culture and history with audio commentary offered onboard the bus and the boat.

    Where to begin your Rome Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour? Click here for the route map

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    01 April to 31 October: Daily


    Your hop-on, hop-off ticket is valid for 24 hours

    Start time

    The Hop-On, Hop-Off cruise operates from 9:00am to 8:40pm, every 30 minutes
    The Hop-On, Hop-Off bus operates between 9:00am to 8:40pm, every 15 minutes
    Duration: Your hop-on, hop-off ticket is valid for 24 hours

    Meeting Point

    Hop-On, Hop-Off River Cruise

    Embarkation Point A
    Isola Tiberina: Lungotevere Degli Anguillara side
    Geo Location: 41°53’24.9""N 12°28’32.9""E

    Embarkation Point B
    Ponte Sisto: Lungotevere Dei Tebaldi
    Geo Location: 41°53'37.6"N 12°28'10.8"E

    Embarkation Point C
    Ponte S. Angelo: Lungotevere Tor Di Nona side
    Geo Location: 41°54'05.8""N 12°28'05.3""E

    Embarkation Point D
    Ponte Cavour: Lungotevere Marzio
    Geo Location: 41°54'11.5"N 12°28'24.6”E

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus
    You can board the bus at any of the stops

    Click here for the time table

    Ending Point

    You may end the tour at any of the stops


    Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off River Cruise

    Hop on the cruise from any of the stops to begin your Rome hop-on, hop-off river cruise tour. This not only offers you breathtaking views of Rome but also allows you to plan your own sightseeing itinerary as you wish. You may hop on and hop off at any of the designated riverside stops and spend as much time sightseeing, shopping or eating before hopping back again when the next boat comes along.

    The main stops covered by this hop-on, hop-off tour are as follows: -

    Castel Sant’Angelo
    Tiber Island (Isola Tiberina)
    Ponte Sisto
    Ponte Cavour
    Ponto Nenni

    The above mentioned stops on the hop-on, hop-off boat route are close to important attractions of the city. For instance, from the charming island of Isola Tiberina, you can easily head to the Pantheon and the Colosseum. Similarly, the Ponte Sant’ Angelo stop is close to the St Angelo Bridge and St Peter’s Basilica. You can also visit Basilica Santa Maria del Popolo and the Trevi Fountain from Ponto Nenni stop.

    While on board the boat you can sit back and relax and listen to the recorded audio commentary which will give you information about the city and its major highlights.

    Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

    With this combo, you also get a hop-on, hop-off bus tour ticket, valid for 24 hours which covers the length and breadth of the city including the major highlights. You can board the bus from any of the 9 designated stops and hop off any time you want to.

    The main stops covered by this hop-on, hop-off tour are as follows: -

    Stop 1: TERMINAL Piazza dei Cinquecento (Via M. D'Azeglio corner Via Cavour)
    Stop 2: Santa Maria Maggiore (Piazza Esquilno, 12)
    Stop 3: Colosseum - (Via di San Gregorio )
    Stop 4: Bocca Della Vertita/Circo Massimo - (Via del Circo Massimo - Belvedere Romolo e Remo)
    Stop 5: Piazza Venezia/Campidoglio - (Via del Teatro Marcello)
    Stop 6: San Pietro/Musei Vaticani/Piazza Navona/Pantheon/Castel Sant'Angelo - (Lungotevere Tor di Nona, 7)
    Stop 7: Fontana di Trevi/Piazza di Spagna/Piazza del Popolo - (Via del Tritone, 177)
    Stop 8: Piazza Barberini (Via Barberini, 14)

    Your may end your bus and cruise tour at your convenience by hopping off at any of the stops.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Audio commentary in English, Spanish, German, and Italian on cruise
    • Audio commentary in 9 languages on bus
    • Free WIFI on board the bus


    • Food and beverage
    • Tips
  • Please note

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    The duration and frequency of the tour may vary due to traffic conditions.

    This ticket is valid for the GreenLine Buses only

    Due to the nature of the ancient streets of Rome it is not always possible for the stops to at the attractions, however they are planned to be as close as possible.

    Due to the popularity of the Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour it may not be possible to board the first bus that comes to the stop. To help you plan your day be aware that buses tend to be at their busiest between 9am and 11.30am.

    Rome is a functioning capital city and therefore political events, demonstrations and celebrations can disrupt the route at any time, especially during summer and at weekends.

    The itinerary for the tour may change on Sundays, Public Holidays (especially Easter) and every Saturday after 3:00pm. These changes are beyond our control and imposed without notice by the local Rome Municipality Authority. Stops affected frequently include Colosseo, Circo Massimo and Trevi. All attractions continue to open, however traffic will be restricted. It is very easy to walk to any attractions from alternative routes. All changes will be identified on the day of travel. Please check with the host/hostess onboard for more details.

    Rome Municipality Authority can impose new regulations and restricted access for all hop-on hop-off tours in the city of Rome at any times. These changes can have an effect on the number of stops and frequency of buses. These changes are beyond our control and imposed without notice by the local Rome Municipality Authority. The exact itinerary will be advised on the day of travel by the staff on board.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Customer Reviews
    • An Outstanding Tour

      Christine was our guide and she was fantastic. You could tell she was truly an art lover. The tour was fun, informative, and awe inspiring. This is truly the best tour I have...

      Bill McMillin, United States, 01/Jun/2017
    • Roma adventures! Best ever!

      We had agood time seeing rome by land and by river. The bus also serves as your transport to all tourist spots in rome if you don't know your way around rome. It was an amazing...

      Miss E K C Buhian, United Kingdom, 29/Oct/2015
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