I Love Rome: Panoramic Rome Open Top Bus Tour

Why you should go

Hop-on hop-off at your own pace as you take in Rome's beautiful art, architecture and attractions for 24, 48 or 72 hours!


  • Hop on and off at your leisure, creating your own itinerary
  • Listen to interesting and informative commentary through your own individual headphones - several languages available
  • Discover the ancient and modern beauty of Rome
  • See the Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica, the Roman Forum, the Vatican and the Trevi Fountain to name a few


  • Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket. Choose between 24 Hours, 48 Hours, 72 Hour vouchers
  • Multilingual audio headsets
  • Hop-on Hop-off Map of Rome


  • Admission to Attractions Along the Route
  • Optional Gratuities

Please Note

  • On Holidays and Special Events, the Itinerary could be Modified due to Traffic Restrictions.
  • Look for the Bus Stop panels in Pink color
  • Your voucher is valid to access the Pink Open Buses - not valid for other bus companies


Our pink buses are on the move all day long, taking you to the city’s most important monuments. Hop on and off whenever and wherever you please! Buses run daily, approximately every 30 minutes at 11 different bus route stops between 9:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. The entire loop, without stops, takes about two hours in good traffic.

On board, a very informative audio-guide will supply you with the unique history behind Rome’s visual splendor, providing plenty of information to enrich your experience. This tour is tape-recorded with individual earphones. It operates in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Korean, Russian, Portuguese, Hindi, Arabic and Dutch.

Choose between a ticket that is valid for: 24, 48 or 72 hours.


Your ticket allows you to hop on and off at the following stops:
  • Via Ludovisi / Via Veneto - From here you can head to the Spanish Steps, Trinità dei Monti, Piazza del Popolo e Borghese Gallery
  • Piazza Barberini / Fontana di Trevi - This stop will lead you to the famed Trevi Fountain
  • Stazione Termini - Main Train Station, if you get off here you can visit the National Roman Museum, Piazza della Repubblica and Via Nazionale for relaxing shopping.
  • S. Maria Maggiore / Piazza dell'Esquilino - Visit one of the most ancient Basilicas of Christianity and, very close, the Church S. Pietro in Vincoli with the Moses by Michelangelo
  • Colosseo - Passing through the majestic Via dei Fori Imperiali the bus gets to the Colosseum and the Roman Forum
  • Circo Massimo / Bocca della Verità - Take in the Circo Massimo, Palatine Hill and “Mouth of the Truth”.
  • Teatro Marcello / Piazza Venezia / Campidoglio - This stop is located in the heart of Rome and is very close to several important monuments Campidoglio (Capitol Hill), Vittoriano, the Jewish Ghetto , the Pantheon, and interesting areas of the city (Trastevere and Isola Tiberina).
  • Città del Vaticano - From Via della Conciliazione in 5 minutes you get to St,Peter's Basilica and to Vatican Museums, where you can contemplate the famous Sistine Chapel.
  • Ponte Sant'Angelo / Piazza Navona - See the ancient Mausoleum of Hadrian then converted into the Popes Fortress, Navona Square and, on the opposite direction, St.Peter's Square
  • Piazza Augusto Imperatore / Ara Pacis / Piazza di Spagna - Enjoy Fettuccine Alfredo at the world-known Restaurant Alfredo, see the Altar of Emperor Augustus, head to the Spanish Steps
  • Via del Tritone / Fontana di Trevi - If you choose to get off here you can walk to the famed Trevi Fountain. Not far from here are located also Piazza di Spagna e via del Corso.
  • Via Ludovisi / Via Veneto - On Saturdays and pre-holidays, you can hop-on hop-off until 3:00 pm

Redemption Instructions

rome@grayline.com - (39) 06-4742501- Please print and exchange your voucher on board of bus or at the Gray Line Rome/I Love Rome Office located at: Via Vittorio Emanuele Orlando 95.

After receiving your tour bus pass, you can present it at any of the stops along the way for the duration you choose: 24, 48 or 72 hours

Please be ready in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time provided, keep an eye out for our new pink buses!”

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