Panoramic bus tour around Rome - Hop-On/Hop-Off - 24h, 48h, or 72h Pass

Panoramic bus tour around Rome - Hop-On/Hop-Off - 24h, 48h, or 72h Pass

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The best way to discover the most popular sites in Rome at your own pace

A user-friendly system (stops near the attractions, hop-on/hop-off the bus as many times as you wish, choose how long you want your pass to be valid, etc.)

A panoramic view of the streets and the monuments

Commentary and stories via your audio guide

Essential information *

Immediate confirmation

1 day , 2 days , 3 days



Starting time
9:00 AM

* All details will be sent to you upon reservation.


Discover Rome aboard a hop-on/hop-off panoramic bus with plenty of stops across the city! Enjoy some guided walking tours to round off your visit!

Ideal for your first to Rome, the panoramic bus offers a 360° view of the streets of the Italian capital. Depending on the pass you choose, you'll have access to the Red line. Hop on and off the bus where and when you wish!

The bus will take you to the most popular sites including

  • Basilica of Saint Mary Major
  • The Colosseum
  • Piazza Venezia
  • The Vatican
  • Baths of Caracalla
  • Circus Maximus
  • And many more.... (for more details, see below)

If you choose the option, you'll also have access to a third line (the Black line). This option is great for exploring the city in the evening (you will not be able to hop on and off this bus during the tour).

You can also take advantage of 4 guided tours around the city! The first will teach you more about Piazza Barberini and the Piazza di Spagna. The second will take you to the Pantheon and the Piazza Navona. The third is best for exploring the Roman Forum and the Colosseum, and the fourth will take you through the Vatican and St. Peter''s Square.


At the time of booking, you will be asked to choose your ticket from the following options:

  • Discover Pass: 24 hours + walking tours using the VOX app
  • Essential Pass: 48 hours + walking tours using the VOX app
  • Explore Pass: 72h + walking tours with the VOX app + night-time visit from June to October

Good to know

Availability: every day (except in exceptional circumstances)

Red Line: 

  • Times and Frequency: every 10 to 15 min between 9 am and 5 pm (from November to March) and 6.30pm (from April to October)
  • Duration of the tour (without getting off the bus): 1 hour 30 mins

Walking audioguided tours (1 h): 

  • An audio guide is available in 7 languages
  • Duration: 45 to 70 minutes depending on the tour chosen
  • Availability: every day
  • Big Bus Tours Rome tickets are also valid for City Sightseeing Rome buses and Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi (ORP) buses.

According to the pass you choose (24h, 48h, or 72h), you can activate it at any time of day and use it until the next day, the day after, or the day after that, respectively.

To begin your tour, head to one of the stops on the route and show your voucher to the bus driver. The itinerary may change without notice in case of roadworks or unforeseen circumstances.

Price includes

  • A 24h, 48h, or 72h day pass for the panoramic bus
  • The Red line itinerary
  • The pass is also valid for City Sightseeing Rome buses and Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi (ORP) buses
  • Night visit if Explore option selected
  • Audio tours by foot with the VOX application
  • Audioguide on the Big Bus available in 9 languages

Price doesn’t include

  • Entry tickets for the monuments
  • Tips (optional)
  • Any other extras



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