Barcelona to Barcelona SANDS OF SARDINIA 10 Nights Departs Jul 13, 2018 Seven Seas Voyager

  • Whether enjoying the street performers at the Spanish Steps and people-watching over a fine glass of wine in colorful Trastevere, or taking in the historical and architectural glory that is Rome, visitors are spoiled for choice in this truly Eternal City. St. Peter’s Basilica is a full-day outing, featuring the Sistine Chapel and panoramic city vistas for those willing to climb to the top of the dome. Other landmarks not to miss include the renowned Trevi Fountain, the Coliseum, and Aventine Hill, which provides you with a grand view of the imposing remains of the Imperial Palaces and the Circus Maximus, of Ben Hur fame.

The following Shore Excursions are available for this port on this cruise, and may be reserved beginning 240 days before the cruise begins for guests receiving Concierge amenities, and 180 days before the cruise begins for all other guests. Guests receiving Concierge amenities will receive a 5% discount off of the prices shown below for Regent Choice tours.

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  • Rome On Your Own

    For more independent guests who prefer to make their own way around The Eternal City, this tour provides the ideal opportunity. During the transfer by private motor coach, a tour escort will be aboard to answer any questions you may have regarding the best places to sightsee or shop. The coach will drop you off in the city center, at the Viale Giorgio Washington, approximately 20min walk from the Spanish Steps. Your return transfer to the ship departs from the same convenient location.

    Please note: The travel time to Rome is approximately 90-minutes in each direction. No guided tour applies, only transportation to Rome. An official escort will be on the bus and will provide some information about Rome and places to visit. Maps are available on the bus. You will have approximately 6.75 hours to explore the city, shop, and eat lunch on your own before returning to the meeting place to take the coach back to the ship.The tour is available to wheelchair guests who have a collapsible wheelchair, are able to make their own way on and off the coach and have an able-bodied companion to assist them.

    Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability and stamina. Weather appropriate clothing; sun cap; sunglasses; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Suitable attire is required to enter churches/monasteries.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-003 Free
    • Activity Level

      Minimal Activity Required
  • Italian Countryside & Catacombs

    Driving through the rolling countryside on the outskirts of Rome, you will be struck by its natural beauty and grace. Soon you will arrive at the Catacombs, a curious underground maze of tunnels hollowed out of the volcanic rock. Here, the early Christians, who were persecuted by the Romans, practiced their religion in secret and buried their dead in the underground chambers.

    From here, it's on to the lovely medieval town of Castel Gandolfo, renowned for centuries as the summer residence of the Pope. In fact, Castel Gandolfo's Papal Palace and Gardens are actually part of the sovereign Vatican State.

    Continuing on, you will make your way through the gentle hills and undulating fields of Rome's wine-growing hinterland and the farm house "Monte Due Torri" which is located in the middle of the Albani Hills. This farmhouse includes in its 50 acres a restaurant, a pub, a natural pool, a wine cellar, a tourist train, a picnic area, a botanic garden and more than 2,000 years of history. This farmhouse is also well known because it is the only place in the Lazio region where aceto balsamico (balsamic vinegar) is produced.

    The location where the farmhouse was built offers many interesting spots to discover ancient Roman and medieval archeological finds. The first ones consist of some impressive cisterns, surely belonging to some long ago villas. Today, this has been transformed into a restaurant where the atmosphere allows one to experience the age and the time of the walls which are considered truly blessed since various battles and volcanic eruptions destroyed everything else.

    Upon arrival at the farmhouse, you will be met by one of the members of the Amici family that have lived there for more than a half century - head farmer Edoardo who will introduce you to the place by visiting the Roman tanks and wine cellars and who will also provide a ride on a small train pulled by a tractor that allows you to view the property.

    At the entrance, you will see a woman making pasta and perhaps be invited to join her. During the delicious lunch you will be served here, you will taste the freshly made pasta served with a homemade tomato sauce. Your lunch will also include some local products as bruschetta on homemade bread, a bowl of fresh mixed salad grown in the local garden; homemade lasagna and a sweet tiramisu. Everything will be accompanied by white and red wines that have been produced on the farm, finishing off with a glass of sweet wine, the same one used to celebrate masses in the Catholic Churches, and ciambelline (special Roman ring-shaped biscuits made at the farmhouse).

    As a souvenir, the farm owner will provide each guest with a stamped postcard of the farm.

    After a truly memorable day, you will re-board your coach and travel back to the ship.

    Please note: Catacombs are very narrow underground tunnels; there are approximately 50 steps to negotiate and steep in some parts. Access to Castel Gandolfo requires approximately 230 yards of walking uphill on cobblestones and approximately 20 steps to negotiate.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      9 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-004 $129.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Roma Express - Exclusive Train Transfer

    Spend a day exploring Rome's fascinating historic sites and monuments at your leisure during this private train transfer to St. Peter's Station, and a walking tour of the city.

    Depart the port in Civitavecchia with your escort for the brief transfer to your private train. After boarding the exclusive Roma Express, you will proceed for the 1-hour ride into Rome. Your escort will help you on board the train, and provide you with city maps. Upon arrival at St. Peter's Station, located near the town center and St. Peter's Basilica, you can let your instinct be your guide and you decide which beautiful monuments you would like to visit. St. Peter's Station is centrally located near the town center and St. Peter's Basilica, making it easy to reach the main monuments.

    Please remember where you are dropped off, because the return train will depart for the 1-hour ride back to Civitavecchia from the same station.

    Please note: Guests will be required to wear suitable attire covering the knees and shoulders for the visit inside the Basilica or the Vatican Museum. No shorts, sleeveless tops or other revealing clothing will be permitted. The train portion of this transfer lasts approximately one hour in each direction. No guided tour applies, only transportation to Rome.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-011 Free
  • Orvieto, Undiscovered Italy

    See Italy as it is rarely seen with a trip into the Umbria region to Orvieto, a fortified medieval town that's known for its 13th-century cathedral and distinctive wine. Board your coach at the pier and travel north along a flank of the Apennine Mountains to Orvieto. Umbria is a land of steep hills and deep valleys with small villages boasting medieval castles and churches.

    Your approach to the historic center of Orvieto is uphill, as it is built on a massive limestone outcrop. Once a citadel of the Etruscans, the city is a medieval gem because there hasn't been much new construction since the 14th century. The city stands guard over vineyards that primarily produce a dry white wine made from Trebbiano grapes. After your walking tour, visit the Duomo in the heart of the city. Built in the 13th century to commemorate the Miracle of Bolsena, the cathedral features elaborate carvings and mosaic work. You will have independent time to explore the interior chapels, decorated with frescoes by Fra Angelico and Signorelli.

    Then, enjoy lunch featuring traditional Umbrian dishes, served at a local restaurant. After lunch, time is afforded to browse through the picturesque lanes and alleyways, shopping for Orvieto's famed ceramics, Pinocchio dolls and Orvieto Classico wine. Or simply relax in an outdoor cafe and take in the splendid medieval atmosphere. In time, you'll drive to the ship.

    Please note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 1.5 miles over uneven, cobblestone surfaces with inclines and steps at the Duomo. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Short pants, tank tops and revealing clothing are not acceptable. Time permitting, guests will have approximately 45 minutes for browsing and shopping at the Orvieto Center. The Duomo is closed to tour groups on Sundays and during mass services. Should this occur during your visit, guides will give an explanation outside and guests will then enter on their own. Please remember to take local currency if wishing to shop. Shops may be closed during the peak seasonal times and dates, during holidays and on Sundays. Souvenir and handicraft shops will be open. Tour order may vary between groups but will include all mentioned sites.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-022 $149.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Hop On - Hop Off Rome

    Explore the wonders of Rome at your own pace by riding a double-decker bus around town, hopping on and off whenever you please at the attractions you find most intriguing.

    After departing from the pier, you will transfer into the heart of Rome to begin your Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus adventure. Using the complimentary bus pass, you can explore the destinations in Rome that are most appealing to you.

    Simply hop on one of the buses and then hop off when it reaches an attraction that interests you. For instance, you might hop off and tour St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican or the Castle Saint Angelo, which was originally the mausoleum of the Roman emperor Hadrian.

    Stay for as long as you like, and then hop on another bus whenever you’re ready. The buses operate throughout the day and make a continuous loop around Rome’s must-see landmarks. Once onboard, you will receive a route map and headphones that explain the destinations, making it easy to choose your favorite ones.

    You might explore the Colosseum, an amphitheater that held as many as 50,000 spectators who came to watch mock naval battles and gladiators fight. The iconic Spanish Steps and the Trevi Fountain are also stops along the route.

    If you would like to see where Michelangelo once lived, hop off at Piazza Venezia. Although the artist’s home has since been razed, a plaque marks the spot where he lived and died.

    Please note: This tour includes is at your leaisure. It is available to guests who utilize a collapsible wheelchair, are able to both make their way on and off the coach and have a companion to assist them. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability and stamina. Casual, weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable, flat walking shoes are suggested. Audio tour available in 9 languages. Air conditioning on lower deck only.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      9 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-030 Free
    • Activity Level

      Minimal Activity Required
  • The Colors and Aroma of the Etruscans

    The Etruscans were ancient Italians who inhabited an area roughly corresponding to modern Tuscany. In many ways, this tour traces their footsteps, starting with a drive to Tarquinia, founded in the 7th century BC, and is now known for its magnificent Etruscan burial ground. You will visit the Etruscan Necropolis, the final resting site of Etruscan royalty, and see numerous tombs with colorful paintings, which are of the utmost archaeological importance for the light they shed on Etruscan civilization. These are the only examples of painted Etruscan tombs in the world. You will also behold an extensive collection of artifacts found during excavations of the Necropolis, which are now displayed in the Etruscan National Museum. The museum occupies a 15th century castle and contains sarcophagi, pottery, ivories and votive offerings. For a more modern look at what is produced locally, you will proceed to the Mandoleto farmhouse and sample typical farmer's products.

    Please note: This tour includes approximately 200 yards of walking over uneven ground and approximately 65 steps to negotiate. This tour is not recommended to guests who utilize a wheelchair and guests with mobility concerns.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      4 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-006 Free
  • Christian Rome - the Vatican & St. John in Lateran Basilica

    Visit the world-famous Vatican Museum, where an exceptional collection of artwork from every era is on display. Over one thousand rooms and galleries contain thousands of amazing treasures collected by the Popes throughout the centuries, and you'll see many of the best, most important pieces. Then, visit the Sistine Chapel, highlighted by Michelangelo's masterpieces and the impressive frescoes, including the "Last Judgment." Finally, see St. Peter's Basilica, the largest church in the world. Among the many fine pieces of art and mosaics on display are Michelangelo's "Pieta" and the beautifully carved Bernini pulpit.

    Then travel to a superb restaurant or hotel for lunch accompanied by a flute of Italian champagne and house wine. Afterwards, drive through Rome to visit historic St. John in Lateran Basilica, which is the Cathedral of the Church of Rome and the official ecclesiastical seat of the Bishop of Rome, who is the Pope. The cathedral is actually located in Rome outside Vatican City boundaries. However, it has been granted a special extraterritorial status as a property of the Holy See.

    Please note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 3 miles over even and cobblestone surfaces with approximately 45 steps and endure extended periods of standing. Should St. Peter's Basilica or St. John in Lateran Basilica have special events or mass services taking place, guides will give an outside explanation and guests will then enter on their own. A strict dress code is enforced in the Vatican Museum (Sistine Chapel) and St. Peter's Basilica. Short pants, tank tops and revealing clothing are not acceptable. Guests may be required to check large bags, backpacks, video cameras and personal water bottles at designated checkpoints. Flash photos are not permitted in the Vatican Museum. Video and photography are not permitted at any time in the Sistine Chapel. Should your guide determine that the line at the St. Peter's Basilica security check point is longer than a 45-minute wait, they will forego the interior visit of the Basilica and provide you with a full explanation and description while outside. Depending upon the number of people in the Basilica, it may be closed for security reasons. These safety precautions are beyond the control of the local tour operator. You will be provided more time during your shopping or free period to compensate for not entering the Basilica. The order of the tour may be reversed or altered depending on traffic or local conditions.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-021 $149.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Taste of Rome

    This tour is designed for guests who would like a limited guided tour with free time to explore Rome at their leisure. Once in Rome, you will be dropped off at 3D Rewind, where you will watch a 3D special effects journey that seems to transport you through ancient Rome. After this amazing virtual adventure, you'll walk to the iconic Roman Colosseum. A masterpiece of classical architecture, the Colosseum is an enormous amphitheater where gladiators, Christians and wild beasts once battled to the death in front of as many as 50,000 spectators.

    Following your exterior visit of the Colosseum, you'll see the imposing triumphal Arch of Titus, erected in 81 AD by the Emperor Domitian in honor of the victories in battle of his brother and father in Judea. You will also admire the Via Sacra, the sacred route followed by religious and triumphal processions. Continue on by walking to the exterior of the Roman Forum, through lovely Venice Square and into Piazza Navona. This charming square exudes a relaxed atmosphere and features beautiful architecture within its church and fountain. Then, enjoy free time for lunch on your own, shopping and further exploration of the treasures of Rome. Afterwards, you'll drive back to the ship.

    Please note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 2 miles over even and cobblestone surfaces with some steps. An escort will be on the coach during the trip to/from Rome and a local guide will be met once in Rome for the half-day guided portion of the tour. Tour includes approximately 2.5 hours of independent exploration. The order of the tour may be reversed or altered depending on traffic or local conditions. On Sundays and public holidays, the majority of shops, boutiques and small stores will be closed. Only souvenir shops will be open.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      9 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-023 Free
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Executive Collection Full Day Car

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle. With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace. See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together. It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity: 2 guests

    PLEASE NOTE: Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle. The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide. Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability. Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility. In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 am, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      8 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-C08 $1,199.00
    • Activity Level

      Seated Tour Regent Choice
  • Panoramic Rome

    Experience Rome's splendid historic beauty and architecture during this orientation tour of Rome that has been specially-designed for guests with walking difficulties.

    Depart the pier for the drive into Rome. Upon arrival, you will pass by the Vatican walls that delineate the area of Vatican City, Lungotevere and the Ara Pacis. You will then pass by the Roman Walls, or Muro Torto, and the Villa Borghese before entering the Old Town near Porta Pinciana.

    Next, you will see many beautiful and historic sites that include Via Vittorio Veneto, the symbol of the Italian dolce vita, the white marble Victor Emmanuel II Monument, the Roman Forum, the Colosseum, the Arch of Constantine, Circus Maximus and finally, St. Peter's Basilica. Some time will then be made available in People’s Square (Viale Washington) very close to many of Rome’s important landmarks: the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps and to the Italy’s finest shopping streets: Via del Corso, Via Frattina and Via del Tritone.

    Please note: This tour is panoramic in nature with limited optional walking at any stops made. The tour is available to wheelchair guests who have a collapsible wheelchair, are able to make their own way on and off the coach and have an able-bodied companion to assist them. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to carefully evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability. Some free time at your leisure will be provided. During this time, you will not have the services of a guide, and the amount of walking you do will be at your discretion. Please be advised that the Basilica might be closed at times for security reasons. Guests will be required to wear conservative attire covering the knees and shoulders for the visit inside the Basilica. Guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      6 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-013 Free
    • Activity Level

      Minimal Activity Required
  • Rome - the Eternal City

    What better way to begin your exploration of the Eternal City than at its heart - the vast expanse of St. Peter's Square, which can hold over 300,000 people. It is truly inspiring. Continuing into Christendom's largest church, St. Peter's Basilica, you can admire the high altar where the Pope celebrates Mass, the splendid gilt and bronze throne in the apse and Michelangelo's most famous work, the intensely inspiring Pietà. The setting of the Eternal City is just as stunning as you will discover from atop Aventine Hill, which provides you with a grand view of the imposing remains of the Imperial Palaces and the Circus Maximus, the site of chariot races such as those shown in the movie "Ben Hur." Driving into central Rome, you will glimpse vestiges of the glory and majesty of the Roman Empire in the ruins of the ancient Forum. Another highlight is the infamous Colosseum, where the gladiators and others valiantly fought, often pitted against wild beasts. Afterward, enjoy free time for lunch, shopping, or more sightseeing on your own.

    Please note: Guests must be able to walk for a long period of time. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Please remember to take local currency if wishing to shop. Shops may be closed during the peak seasonal times and dates, during holidays and on Sundays. The order of the tour may be reversed or altered depending on traffic or local conditions. Dress conservatively to enter churches and monasteries.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-014 $109.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Ostia Antica

    Founded by King Anco Marzio around the 4th century BC, Ostia Antica was Rome's main commercial port and military base, with a population in its peak of nearly 100,000 inhabitants. Barbarian invasions and malaria led to the decline of city and eventually all the inhabitants abandoned it. Buried for centuries by sand, the city has now been excavated and offers a remarkable picture of life in the Roman Empire.

    Your visit starts at Via delle Tombe, which leads to the Porta Romana, one of the city's three gates. This is the beginning of Decumanus Maximus, the main road through the town. From the Neptune and Amphitride Baths, you'll walk to the theater and the forum that were once the center of the city. Discover the main public buildings and no fewer than 18 temples dedicated to the Persian god Mithras, as well as a Jewish Synagogue dating from the 1st century BC and a Christian basilica. See the House of Diana and the Termopolium, an ancient Roman bar with a marble counter and fresco representing the fruits and foodstuffs that were sold there.

    Visit the Museum Ostiense, where many of the ancient sculptures and mosaics found among the ruins are on display. Afterwards, board your coach and proceed to the seaside resort of Ostia Lido. Free time allows you to explore this fascinating town, known as the Sea of Rome, and to enjoy a complimentary gelato. Then, you'll drive back to the ship.

    Please note: Wear comfortable shoes; bring a hat, sunscreen and water.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      5 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-025 Free
  • Executive Collection Half Day Van

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle. With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace. See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together. It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity: 6 guests

    PLEASE NOTE: Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle. The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide. Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability. Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility. In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 am, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      4 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-V04 $1,199.00
    • Activity Level

      Seated Tour Regent Choice
  • Farmhouse Culinary Experience

    Journey approximately 30 minutes though the beautiful Italian countryside to a traditional farmhouse. After meeting the farm's owners, begin your cooking class, led by a culinary teacher. Today, you will learn to prepare traditional fettuccine with ragout sauce and Tiramisu cake.

    After class, settle in for an authentic four-course Italian lunch, complete with wine and a sampling of local aromatic liquors. At the conclusion of your meal you will be able to relax in the shade of the farm's fruit trees before rejoining your coach and traveling back to the ship.

    Please note: Guests must be a minimum of 18 years old in order to participate in the wine tasting. A minimum number of bookings is required for this program to operate. In the event the featured dishes cannot be prepared, a similar Italian dish will be substituted. It is recommended that guests bring a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      5 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-017 $129.00
    • Activity Level

      Light Activity /Walking
  • The Angels and Demons of Rome- Inspired By Dan Brown

    After boarding your coach at the pier, you will be whisked through the countryside to Rome, the Eternal City. Here, you will explore many of the sites that inspired author Dan Brown in his bestselling mystery novel "Angels and Demons." It's an unusual experience for those seeking a different view of Rome because it concentrates on the pagan symbolism and ancient secrets revealed in some of the city's most important monuments. Your exploration visits what the book calls the Altars of Science.

    It starts at the Chigi Chapel within the church of Santa Maria Del Popolo, where 17th century architect Bernini placed the first hint to reach the site where the Illuminati used to meet. Continue to another of Rome's great churches, Santa Maria Della Vittoria, where Bernini's famous statue "The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa" will direct you to the fourth Altar of the Science. However, before further exploring the paths of the Illuminati, you will also visit the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon. At the Pantheon you will see the Tomb of Raphael before heading to the fourth Altar of the Science in Piazza Navona, where the famous statue of the four rivers by Bernini provided the final hint to reach the fifth Altar of the Science. Following this stop, you will have some free time for lunch on your own before re-joining your guide.

    Your afternoon begins with a visit to Hadrian's Mausoleum and then it's on to your final stop, St. Peter's Square and Basilica. Enjoy your guided visit of Christendom's largest church, begun in 1452 on the site where St. Peter was buried. Throughout the following 200 years, such Renaissance masters as Bramante, Michelangelo, Raphael and Bernini worked on its design and created an unparalleled masterpiece. Of special note are Michelangelo's Pietà and the bronze canopy over the high altar by Bernini. You'll no doubt marvel at the immense dome that was designed by Michelangelo. While in St. Peter's Square, your guide will point out what was the second hint in the story that led to the third Altar of the Science following Bernini's symbols. Your tour concludes with a leisurely drive back to the pier.

    Please note: Hadrian's Mausoleum is closed on Mondays. This tour includes approximately 3 miles of walking and approximately 30 steps. There is 1 mile of walking from the parking area to the Basilica. In the event that St. Peter's Basilica is closed due to religious celebrations, guides will give commentary from outside. Guests will be required to wear suitable attire covering the knees and shoulders for the visit inside the Basilica. No shorts, sleeveless tops or other revealing clothing will be permitted. This tour involves approximately 5 hours of extensive walking on cobblestones and uneven surfaces throughout the day. This tour is not available to guests who utilize a wheelchair and is not recommended for guests with mobility concerns.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-008 $129.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Bike in Medieval Tarquinia & Ice Cream

    A short drive along country roads and through beautiful countryside brings you to Tarquinia. At the entrance of the city walls, begin your cycling tour. Visit the Romanesque Church of San Francesco, the largest church in Tarquinia, before seeing the Town Hall Lodge, a 14th-century building. The Cathedral with its impressive facade and the Palazzo dei Priori of a massive urban fortification was built in the first half of the 15th century by Cardinal Vitelleschi, who was a powerful plenipotentiary and supreme strategist of the Roman Curia. Continue the circuit to the southern part of the walls by the district of Santa Maria in Castello. At the end of the bike ride, visit a local family-owned gelateria and enjoy sampling a variety of ice creams. Afterwards, there will be free time to explore or shop in the medieval town before returning to the ship.

    Please note: There is approximately two miles of cycling over gravel and cobblestone surfaces on this tour. Participants must be in good physical condition, comfortable using hand brakes and be confident on a bicycle. Participants must be at least 60 inches in height. Participants should be aware that there are certain inherent risks involved in any cycling excursion. A parent or guardian must accompany children under the age of 18 years. Please wear the appropriate walking or sports shoes and dress comfortably. This tour will operate rain or shine; therefore, participants should take the appropriate weather gear with them, carry a backpack for belongings and take extra bottled water to stay hydrated during the ride. In case of special events taking place in the churches, they may close without previous notice. On Sundays or religious holidays shops will be closed.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      3 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-019 Free
  • Bracciano Lake & Wine Tasting

    Just an hour's drive away, you'll find Bracciano Lake, a body of water formed within an ancient volcanic crater that mirrors its beautiful surroundings. You'll drive around the lake's perimeter to the tiny town of Anguillara, where you'll have free time to enjoy the ambiance of this quaint resort town. Stroll the lakeside promenade, treat yourself to an ice cream, browse for souvenirs, or just relax and enjoy the setting.

    After visiting Lake Bracciano, proceed to Cerveteri, an area rich with the history of the ancient Etruscan civilization, and sample some of the local products at a nearby winery. Savor the flavor of traditionally produced wine, olive oil and bread. You may even purchase some of these tasty items to enjoy later.

    Please note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 0.5 mile over uneven, cobblestone surfaces with inclines. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Please remember to take local currency if wishing to shop. Shops may be closed during the peak seasonal times and dates, during holidays and on Sundays. The order of the tour may be reversed or altered depending on traffic or local conditions.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      4 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-020 Free
  • Pizza-Making School At the Winery

    Learn to make authentic Italian pizza for your lunch during a hands-on class in an 18th-century winery, where you will also enjoy a wine tasting.

    After departing from the pier, you will settle in for a meandering drive into the gorgeous countryside on the outskirts of Rome, where you will find Casale Marchese. Built atop two ancient Roman cisterns, the estate has been owned by the Carletti family since 1713.

    The family resides in one wing of the estate; the other wing has been converted into a winery, which you will tour extensively. It should be an enlightening introduction into local wine making, as grapes have been grown in the area’s volcanic soil for well over 2,000 years.

    At least 10 varieties of grapes, most of them staples of the local Frascati wine, flourish at Casale Marchese. The wines pair beautifully with fresh-baked pizza, perhaps the world’s favorite Italian dish, which you will learn to prepare step by step at the estate. The piping-hot finished pizza and a sampling of delicacies such as locally produced ham, cheese and bruschetta will be yours to enjoy along with a selection of Casale Marchese wines.

    The exact wines will be chosen that day, but you can expect to taste a zesty Frascati with hints of tropical fruit and a blend of merlot and cabernet sauvignon with forest berry notes. Casale Marchese also produces an acclaimed grappa. Following the wine tasting, you will return to the pier.

    Please note: Please note: This tour includes approximately 1.5 hours of walking. There will be some inclines, steps and cobblestone surfaces to negotiate. It is not recommended for guests who utilize a wheelchair. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability and stamina. Casual, weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable, flat walking shoes are suggested.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      7 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-027 $149.00
  • Vatican City and Wine Tasting

    Behold the icons of the Vatican, from the Sistine Chapel to Michelangelo’s “Pietá,” and then linger over lunch and a wine tasting at an elegant restaurant in the heart of Rome.

    After departing from the pier, you will settle in for a leisurely drive to the Vatican, home to the fabulous Vatican Museums, which you will enter through the Pine Cone Courtyard. The treasures inside begin to unfold as you pass through museum galleries displaying works of art such as candelabras, Flemish tapestries and painted topographical maps.

    As magnificent as they are, the highlights still await you. In the Sistine Chapel, you will behold Michelangelo’s extraordinary frescoes. The artist was in his 60s when he began the exhausting project, which strained his relationship with the church. Two of the figures in “The Last Judgment” fresco are self-portraits that show the artist looking miserable.

    You will also see Michelangelo’s glorious Pietá, sculpted in 1499, when he was just 24. It’s one of many masterpieces of Renaissance and Baroque art inside St. Peter’s Basilica, the world’s largest Christian church.

    Following this wonderful immersion into the art and architecture in the Vatican, you will enjoy a light lunch and a wine tasting at the elegant Casa Bleve restaurant. Be sure to see the ancient Roman wall from the Augustan Age in the cellars.

    As you sample the various selections of Italian wine, the sommelier will explain their attributes and origins. Afterwards, you will return to the pier.

    Please note: Guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes for this tour which involves an extensive amount of walking, approximately 1.5 mile of walking some of it over steps, cobblestone and uneven surfaces.

    This tour is not recommended for guests who utilize a wheelchair. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability and stamina. Casual, weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable, flat walking shoes are suggested. Suitable attire is required to enter religious sites; no cut-offs, sleeveless shirts, etc. will be permitted.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      9 1/4 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-029 $179.00
  • Wellness - Archeo-Yoga in Romes Central Park

    Meander the garden trails of Villa Borghese, an elegant public park in Rome, where you will practice hatha yoga as a prelude to seeing many of the city’s landmarks.

    After departing from the pier, you will settle in for an immensely scenic drive to the center of Rome, where you will find Villa Borghese. As you will discover while touring this urban oasis, Villa Borghese is one of the largest, most beautiful public parks in Rome.

    Sections of the park occupy the site of the ancient Gardens of Lucullus, which were laid out in 60 B.C. Today, the redesigned grand grounds of Villa Borghese resemble a late 19th-century English-style garden. Think of it as Rome’s version of Central Park, a beloved gathering place with secret gardens, statuary and temples in various architectural styles.

    Following the walking tour of Villa Borghese, you will practice hatha yoga in this exquisite setting. Even if you have never tried this style of yoga, you can easily appreciate the sensory experience. By slowly following the instructor through a series of yoga postures, you will attempt to enhance your flexibility and mental concentration. You will also be taught how to breathe more deeply, which can help improve your peace of mind.

    Free time follows the yoga, during which you might enjoy a healthy meal on your own before exploring more of Rome. You can expect to see highlights such as the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, where the city was founded.

    Please note: This tour includes approximately 1.5 hours of walking in Borghese Gardens plus any additional walking at the guests' discretion during free time. It is not recommended for guests who utilize a wheelchair. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability and stamina. Comfortable clothing that allows free movement and comfortable trainers or walking shoes are recommended.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      8 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-WT2 $169.00
    • Activity Level

      Most Active or Strenuous Regent Choice
  • An Insider View of the Vatican

    This tour offers the rare opportunity to enter exclusive areas of Vatican City that are off limits to the general public. Your journey begins with an early-morning drive to Rome. Upon arrival, you'll have approximately 3 1/2 hours of free time to shop, sightsee, and enjoy lunch on your own. Rejoining your coach, you'll then drive to the Vatican, where your private tour commences at the beautiful Bronze Gate, which contains many outstanding Bernini masterpieces. Once inside, you will visit the Vatican Museums and the St. Peter’s Basilica, including the most interesting “off the beaten track” hidden corners, as well as special sections closed to the general public.

    First by special permission, you will have the unusual privilege of visiting the Pope's private place of worship, the Niccolina Chapel (since the Paolina Chapel is under restoration); under the pontificate of Nicholas V (1447-55) the Vatican became a court of the muses; the Pope was really an art lover and in 1448 asked the famous painter Fra Angelico to embellish His private Chapel, the Cappella Niccolina. Three walls are covered with frescoes representing scenes from the lives of St. Stephen and St. Lawrence, two archdeacons who had been widely venerated in Rome since the early Middle Ages. Fra. Angelico was able to accomplish this considerable amount of work only with the assistance of a large workshop, including Benozzo Gozzoli.

    Continue your exclusive tour to the Bramante Staircase, a double helix staircase. This staircase is a double helix, having two staircases, and allowing people to ascend without meeting people descending - the main purpose of the Bramante original was to allow uninterrupted traffic in each direction. A canopy located above provides the necessary light to illuminate the stairs. The Bramante Staircase features granite doric columns and a herringbone paving pattern. The staircase was built to allow Pope Julius II to enter his private residence while still in his carriage, since walking up the several flights in heavy papal vestments would have been onerous.

    Next you will admire the Carriage Museum, founded by Paul VI in 1973. It is located in a large room under the Square Garden and contains saddles, carriages, automobiles and sedan chairs used by the various popes. Curiosities include some 19th-century carriages, a model of Vatican City’s first train engine (1929) and a Berlin built for Leo XII, used by popes for gala occasions until the tenure of Pius XI.

    From here you will then visit the Pinacoteca, commissioned by Pius IX in 1931 to house a collection of paintings. Many of the paintings on exhibit were taken to Paris by Napoleon in 1797, but returned to Italy after the Congress of Vienna (1815). The works, covering a period from the Middle Ages to 1800, are set in chronological order in eighteen rooms.

    Among the many masterpieces, you will see the Raphael's Crowning of the Virgin, Madonna of Foligno and Transfiguration, Leonardo's St. Jerome and the Deposition from the Cross by Caravaggio. After this amazing viewing, proceed to another "off limits" section of the Vatican Museums - the Sala degli Ori where precious Etruscan jewels dating back to the 8th Century BC are beautifully displayed. Finally, continue to St Peter's Treasure room where you will be amazed by a collection of precious objects given for consecration of the Basilica.

    Please note: This tour includes over 4 hours of strenuous guided walking, plus any additional walking at the guests' discretion during free time. The guided portion of the tour covers over 1.5 miles over cobblestone and uneven surfaces, plus an additional mile from the parking area to the Vatican. The tour sequence as requested by the Vatican, will require guests to retrace their steps through areas already viewed when visiting the Carriage Museum.

    The tour is not available to wheelchair guests or those with mobility concerns. Guests are required to wear suitable attire covering the knees and shoulders for the visit inside the Basilica or the Vatican Museum. No shorts, mini-skirts, sleeveless tops or other revealing clothing will be permitted. Men should wear jackets. A sun cap; sunglasses; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Lunch is on your own and there is a cafeteria on site.

    Certain areas on the tour, such as the Niccolina Chapel or Papal Treasures, may on occasion be closed for Vatican functions. On those dates they will be substituted with other areas of the Vatican considered equally private and exclusive. The tour sequence may vary.

    This tour cannot operate on Sundays or Catholic holidays. The Vatican is a very popular attraction in Rome that draws large numbers of visitors. Neither Regent Seven Seas Cruises or the local tour operator have any control over crowds at the venues. Given this, guests should be prepared to wait in lines and the tour scheduling can only be approximate.

    This tour must be purchased no later than 3 days prior to the operating date. Cancellations made within 3 days or less are subject to a 100% cancellation penalty.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-005 $619.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Classical Rome By Private Railcar

    An exclusive and luxurious mode of transportation, the speedy Roma Express takes you in style through the marvelous countryside to Rome. Upon arrival, you will board a comfortable coach for a superb introduction to the city's major attractions. See Colle Oppio, a hill overlooking the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, and continue on to The Church of St. Peter in Chains, believed to contain the saint's prison chains. Inside you can admire Michelangelo's statue of Moses holding the Ten Commandments. Another must-see is the Colosseum, the largest amphitheater ever built in Rome. It was originally called the Flavian Amphitheater to honor the Royal Family Flavia, who built it. Construction started under the Emperor Vespasian in 72 A.D. and was finished during the reign of the Emperor Titus. Enter the site where Romans enjoyed spectacular shows of gladiatorial combats, fights with wild beasts and bloody games. The amphitheater once held as many as 50,000 people, who would watch the gruesome games. The tour continues in the Roman Forum, the religious, political and commercial centre of ancient Rome. Walk through the Sacred Way, along which victorious generals marched in triumph to the Curia. Also, see the altar where the body of Julius Caesar was cremated and from which Marc Anthony made his famous speech. Navona Square, one of Rome's most famous and centrally located, offers a perfect setting for lunch on your own. Afterwards, it's on to St. Peter's Square and St. Peter's Basilica, begun in 1452 on the site where St. Peter was buried. Throughout the following 200 years, such masters as Michelangelo, Raphael and Bernini worked on its design and created an unparalleled masterpiece. Admire the astonishing beauty of Michelangelo's most famous sculpture, the marble Pietà, and the marvelous bronze canopy over the high altar by Bernini.

    Please note: In the event that St. Peter's Basilica is closed due to religious celebrations, guides will give commentary from outside. Guests will be required to wear suitable attire covering the knees and shoulders for the visit inside the Basilica. No shorts, sleeveless tops or other revealing clothing will be permitted. Cancellations made within 7 days of the tour's operating date will be under 100% penalty.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-007 $269.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Vatican City and Rome Highlights

    Discover the Eternal City from the comfort of your air-conditioned coach, taking in some of the city's most beautiful and historic monuments. You will see the Pyramid of Caius Cestius and the ruins of the great Circus Maximus, where the Roman chariot races were held. View the Forum, the Arch of Constantine and the Colosseum, the symbol of the power of Imperial Rome. It's one world famous attraction after another. There is Venice Square, dominated by the huge and impressive monument to King Victor Emmanuel II, the gorgeous Piazza della Popolo, the Aurelian Walls, built to defend Rome against Barbarians, and the lovely Borghese Gardens.

    After free time for lunch on your own, you will visit the spectacular Vatican Museums, beginning in the magnificent Pine Cone Courtyard. Then, passing through the Candelabra Gallery, the Tapestry Gallery, and Geographical Maps Gallery, you will come upon the breathtaking Sistine Chapel. Here, you can behold the brilliantly restored Michelangelo frescoes of the Genesis and Last Judgment, as well as the other priceless masterpieces adoring the chapel walls.

    Your tour continues into Christendom's largest church, St. Peter's Basilica. Here, you may admire the gilded papal canopy suspended over the high altar where the pope celebrates mass, the splendid gilt and bronze throne in the apse, and Michelangelo's most glorious work, the intensely inspiring Pietà.

    Please note: Dress conservatively to enter churches and monasteries. Guests will be required to wear suitable attire covering the knees and shoulders for the visit inside the Basilica or the Vatican Museum. No shorts, sleeveless tops or other revealing clothing will be permitted. There is 1 mile of walking from the parking area to the basilica. In case St. Peter's Basilica may be closed during religious celebrations, guides will give commentary from outside. Lunch is on your own. This tour is not available to wheelchair guests & not recommended for guests with mobility concerns.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-015 $129.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Jewish Quarter & Rome Highlights

    Departing the pier by air-conditioned motor coach, proceed for one-and-a-half hours to Rome's historical center. Enjoy a panoramic drive by the ruins of Caracalla's Baths, the Capitol, Piazza Venezia and the Colosseum on your way to the Jewish Quarter.

    As you begin walking through the Jewish Quarter, your guide will provide a fascinating history of the area. The Via Portico d'Ottavia (Octavia's Porch street) was initially built in 146 BCE and is still the center of Jewish life in Rome. The street has evolved through the years into a lively hodgepodge of ancient, medieval and Renaissance architecture.

    You will also see the Jewish Ghetto, where in 1555 the anti-Semitic Pope Paul IV decreed that Jews must live. The smallest district of Rome, the ghetto was isolated for more than three centuries behind large walls, which were finally destroyed during the reunification of Italy in 1870.

    Your next visit will be the main synagogue or Il Tempio (The Temple), which was designed by architects Armanni and Costa in 1904. Enjoy a guided visit of the synagogue as well as a visit to the Museo d'Arte Ebraica, a small museum detailing Roman Jewish life and ritual.

    A typical Roman lunch with wine will be served at a local restaurant in the Jewish area.

    Following lunch, re-board you motor coach and drive along the Tiber River to Viale Washington for independent time. Here, you may shop, explore on your own or enjoy time in a local café.

    After your independent exploration of the baroque area of the Eternal City, re-board your motor coach and drive pass St. Peter's Basilica, the largest church in the world, as you return to ship.

    Please note: As this excursion involves a substantial amount of walking, it is not recommended for guests with walking difficulties. Guests should dress conservatively for the visit to the Synagogue. Male visitors must wear long pants and will be given a paper hat to cover their head. Ladies must cover their knees and shoulders. Guests also should wear flat, comfortable shoes. Be aware that there is an approximately three-hour, round-trip drive to Rome. However, the fascinating sights included in this excursion more than compensate for the length of the journey. The visit to the Synagogue may be delayed, shortened or eliminated due to services, ceremonies or security reasons at any time. The order of sights visited may vary.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      10 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-018 $159.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Executive Collection Half Day Car

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle. With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace. See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together. It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity: 2 guests

    PLEASE NOTE: Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle. The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide. Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability. Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility. In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 am, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      4 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-C04 $899.00
    • Activity Level

      Seated Tour Regent Choice
  • Executive Collection Full Day Van

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle. With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace. See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together. It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity: 6 guests

    PLEASE NOTE: Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle. The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide. Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability. Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility. In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 am, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      8 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-V08 $1,499.00
    • Activity Level

      Seated Tour Regent Choice
  • Wellness - Thermal Baths of Popes

    Travel to the ancient city of Viterbo, where thermal springs have been celebrated for their healing properties since the time of the Etruscans and Romans. In the lush countryside just west of the city center, you will experience Terme dei Papi, the “Thermal Baths of the Popes.” While the baths were visited by a succession of popes in medieval times, they received their current name in the 15th century when Pope Nicholas V was so impressed by the curative effects of the waters that he had a grand palace built on the site, so he could stay there whenever he required treatment.

    The baths are fed by the Bullicame spring that has inspired artists and poets for centuries. Dante references the spring in his Divine Comedy, and Michelangelo sketched drawings of the beautiful landscape. The mineral-rich waters are forced through a miles-long fracture in the earth’s crust by the pressure of carbonic gases. The salts, calcium, magnesium and other mineral compounds in the thermal waters make them highly valued for multiple therapeutic applications, including the treatment of respiratory ailments, bone and joint pain, and skin conditions.

    On the gorgeous estate of Terme de Papi, relax in the splendid outdoor pool, which stretches over 20,000 square feet and is fed exclusively by the thermal waters of the famous Bullicame. The warm waters and soothing vapors provide the ultimate relaxation, relieving muscle tension, easing stress and nourishing your skin. You may also experience the natural cave heated by falls of spring water that saturate the space with healthy vapors. Here in the heart of Italy, history comes together with nature and health to create a day of wellness that will renew your body and spirit.

    Please note: This program is not recommended to guests suffering from low blood pressure. A short medical test conducted by the spa’s physician takes place before gaining access to the premises. The tour is available to wheelchair guests who have a collapsible wheelchair, are able to make their own way on and off the vehicle and have an able-bodied companion to assist them. Casual, weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable, flat walking shoes are suggested. Swimsuit and slippers are required.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      5 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-WT1 $139.00
    • Activity Level

      Regent Choice
  • Pope Summer Residence and Caesars Vineyards

    Visit the palace complex that popes have used as their summer residence since the 17th century, followed by an enlightening wine tasting in the region’s oldest winery.

    After departing from the pier, you will settle in for a leisurely drive through the countryside, a landscape dotted with farmhouses, villas and the beginnings of the wine-growing region on the outskirts of Rome. In time, you will arrive at magnificent Castel Gandolfo at the edge of Lake Albano, a deep-blue crater lake.

    In the early 1600s, Pope Urban VIII began construction on Castel Gandolfo, which was enlarged by three other popes, as befitting the pope’s summer residence. The spectacular palace offers an inside glimpse into the papal world that wasn’t available until Pope Francis opened it to the public in 2014. You can expect to visit the pope’s bedroom, the gallery of popes’ portraits, and the splendor of the Barberini Gardens.

    You will then head for Santa Benedetta, a winery that the Benedetta family owns. While touring the vineyards, you may learn details about how the estate was once a monastery and the traditional methods used to produce various wines.

    White wines are typically produced in the region, and you will start by sampling two of them paired with bruschetta and the estate’s olive oil. During the light lunch that follows, you will sample a number of rarer red wines that may include a popular Tre Vecchi made with syrah grapes. After the second tasting, you will return to the pier.

    Please note: Please note: Guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes for this tour which involves an extensive amount of walking, approximately 1.5 mile of walking some of it over cobblestone and uneven surfaces.

    This tour is not recommended for guests who utilize a wheelchair. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability and stamina. Casual, weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable, flat walking shoes are suggested.

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    • Approx. DURATION:

      9 1/2 Hours
    • Tour Code:

      CIV-028 $249.00

Terms & Conditions:

Free Unlimited Shore Excursions are for full fare guests only, capacity controlled and subject to availability. Requested excursions may not be available at time of booking. Supplement will apply on Regent Choice excursions (indicated by the above) and excludes Private Arrangements and all Adventures Ashore programs. Concierge benefits do not apply to Executive Collection private cars or other private arrangements. In order to ensure quality guides and sufficient transportation, we must provide the tour operator with passenger counts at least 36 hours in advance. Therefore no refunds will be given within 36 hours of tour departure for cancellations or no-shows. Please pay special attention to scheduling and tour lengths when booking your shore excursions. In many cases, it is not possible to participate in more than one tour per day in a given port. Tour Departure times are subject to change so please reference your actual tour ticket for the correct departure time. Tours operate rain or shine. Minor children 17 years and under must be accompanied by a an adult 18 years or older on all shore excursions. Tours require minimum participation levels to operate so please sign up as early as possible. Tours may be cancelled if minimum participation levels are not met. Prices, Itineraries and General Information shore excursion prices are subject to change to meet unexpected cost increases or currency fluctuations. Please consult the Destination Services Desk onboard for information. During local or national holidays, access to certain facilities (such as museums or archaeological sites) may be limited or denied. In such instances, adjustments will be made to minimize inconvenience to guests. Some tours have limited availability. Tours are generally available for reserving 180 days prior to the beginning of a cruise. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment. Regent Seven Seas Cruises reserves the right to require guests to complete a liability waiver for select shore excursions. For more information, please visit the Destination Services Desk onboard.

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