Now that the weather is warming up and the daylight…
If you are tired of walking around the city here is an alternative entertaining and relaxing way of sightseeing : cruising the river Tiber in the afternoon. The guided tour lasts 1 hour and 10 mins and starts from the Ponte Santâ€™Angelo. You first cruise towards the Tiber Island, then to Ponte Risorgimento and then back again to Santâ€™Angelo dock. The comments, in English and Italian will help you have an even more enjoyable trip. The tour leaves at 4.00 pm, the rate is 8,75 euro and for bookings click here.
For those who still have not seen the Ostia Antica site, now is time to get there by boat ! You will discover a wild Tiber just steps out of Rome. A definitely original trip that takes 2 hours and 20 mins, leaving from the central Rome Ponte Marconi at 9.15 am and dropping you in Ostia Antica at 11.30 am, leaving you with 2 hours to visit the excavations of the Ancient port of Rome, and then hop on again at 1.30 pm and arrive in Rome at 4 pm, in time for a nice gelato. The round trip is 13 euro and for more details read here.
Finally, for a romantic dinner while you sail the Eternal City under the city lights here is the Premier Dinner Cruise on the Tiver River. This exclusive tour leaves at 9 pm and you will enjoy 2 hours and 15 mins with a lovely aperitif followed by a very refined dinner, with music accompanying you during the whole trip. The rate per person is only 51,25 euro and we recommend you book it now !
… And since you will be most likely staying a few days in Rome we can only recommend you to stay in a central location and either you prefer a budget accommodation or a 3 star hotel the choice is yours.