About the tour: Rome City Break by Air

Swap home for Rome and join us as we explore Italy’s capital on this enchanting city break by air. This spectacular holiday includes return flights and features all the highlights including the iconic Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon and the Spanish Steps. What’s more, we also visit the Vatican Museum, St.Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel, covering both Ancient Rome and Christian Rome on one enchanting tour.

Tour Includes


  • 4 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • Services of English-speaking local tour escort

5 days from $895 pp

Departure Dates

Once you have booked your tour either online, or by telephone ( 1300 020 171 ), you have the flexibility of how you pay off the remainder of your balance. You can:

  • Use our balance payment facility online to make and track your card payments. You can pay as much as you want up until your final due date or pay it all, the choice is yours.
  • Send payments via online banking.
  • Send payments via cheque.
  • Call us and make a card payment, either a small amount or as lump sum until your final due date.

Our contact and online banking payment details will be on your confirmation invoice to remind you of your choices.

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Tour Itinerary

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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    Please note: Although Rome is a relatively compact city, there will be a high degree of walking on days two and four of your tour, so a pair of sturdy shoes is essential.

    Tonight you will meet your group at the hotel and have a chance to get to know one another.

    Join our included half-day excursion of Ancient Rome. We meet our local guide for a walking tour, which includes sights such as St. Peter in Chain Basilica, the outside of the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, the Memorial to King Vittorio Emanuele II and the Capitol Hill. Later, enjoy free time to explore independently – yours to discover are sights such as the the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona, and maybe take a tour of the Colosseum? Please note: although Rome is a relatively compact city, this is a walking tour and not suitable for anyone with mobility difficulties. We also recommend you wear suitable shoes for the day.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Included Highlights

    • Rome
    • Half-day guided tour of Ancient Rome

    Enjoy a free day to explore Rome at your leisure.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Today we enjoy an included half-day guided excursion exploring the key sights of Christian Rome. We visit the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, where you can admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece ceiling. See St. Peter’s Basilica, the largest of all Catholic churches, with its amazing grand and elaborate interior. Later, enjoy free time for shopping or further exploration.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Included Highlights

    • Half-day guided tour of Christian Rome
    • Entrance to Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel

    If you are leaving the tour in Europe, you will say farewell to the group after breakfast this morning. If you joined the tour in the UK, today you will return and continue to your original joining point.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Rome City Break by Air 5 days from $895pp

    Book online OR call our friendly travel advisers on:
    1300 020 171

    Accommodation

    If you prefer, then you can join the tour at the hotel. To do this, we will require a copy of your passport for identification purposes and you must advise us at the time of booking.

    No reduction will be given if you should choose to do this.

    All hotel rooms benefit from private bathroom facilities.
    Some hotels have tea and coffee making facilities. Please check the tour pages for more information or call our Customer Service Department on 1300 020 171.
    Most hotels have a lift, please call our Customer Service Department on 1300 020 171 for more information.
    Some hotels have ground floor rooms. Please email for information on individual hotels or call our Customer Service Department on 1300 020 171.
    Your hotels will supply towels in your room.

    We are unable to guarantee that the hotel will be able to meet your dietary requirements. We find that the majority of European countries do not generally cater for vegetarians and that the meal supplied may well be what everyone else is having minus the meat.

    We will of course endeavour to arrange for a vegetarian meal at the hotel. We do however suggest that you advise us of your dietary requests at the time of booking and recommend that you speak to the receptionist on arrival with regard to your request.

    You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Smooth Hotel Rome West in Via Aurelia.

    Smooth Hotel Rome West

    via aurelia 619, Rome, 00165

    • English Speaking Staff
    • Guest Lounge
    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone

    All of our coaches are modern and comfortable, and you can be assured of a high level of service. On selected air holidays, the executive coach may not have an onboard toilet or drinks facilities.

    Executive Features

    • Air conditioning
    • Drinks machines
    • Onboard toilet
    • Reclining seats