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Top 10 adventure holidays in Rome

As one of the most visited cities in the world, Rome has an energy about it that creates a fantastic atmosphere. The challenge is deciding what to do! However, if you are looking for adventure holidays in Rome, take a look at these top ten tours.

Gladiator School of Rome

See exactly what it takes to be an ancient Roman gladiator. You will learn how to fight with authentic weapons while dressing as a true gladiator. This amazing class is a unique and different way to learn about ancient Roman history. Situated on the Appian Way, you can easily reach it following your Coliseum tour.

Coliseum Underground Adventure

See where the gladiators prepared and carried out their battles on the arena floor. The tour also includes a visit to the Roman Forum, viewing temples and arches as you follow the footsteps of ancient emperors.

An Adventure into the Roman Catacombs after dark

This is an eerie but exciting 2.5 hour night time walking tour of the Museum, Crypt of Capuchins, Bone Chapel and the famous Catacombs of Santa Priscilla. Hear all the stories from the early Christian era and miss the crowds in this historic adventure.

Walking tour Adventure of ancient Roman Sites

This 4-hour walking tour of the Coliseum and other ancient Roman sites, includes access to the underground Coliseum. You will have access to the secret tunnels below the ground where gladiators waited for their battle to commence.

Hop-on Hop-off Cruise on the Tiber River

Here you experience the highlights of Rome from the water. The river cruise shows you some of the major attractions in Rome, including the Coliseum and Vatican City, with educational commentary along the journey. Enjoy glorious views of the city and get on and off as you like.

Helicopter Adventure

Why not see the city from a stunning perspective – the sky! The amazing view of this fabulous city and its green countryside scattered with villages and sea, will simply take your breath away!  The tour lasts approximately 40 minutes and you will also receive a glass of Prosecco to make it more enjoyable.

Hot Air Balloon Ride

This fabulous morning experience commences in Magliano Sabina, a lovely village where you will climb into the balloon basket and take off into the air. Enjoy stunning views of spectacular hills, vineyards and castles, and then celebrate your adventure with sparkling wine when you return to land!

Underground Ancient Catacombs and Crypts Adventure

This is a 3.5-hour walking tour where you will visit the Domitilla Catacomb and Basilica of San Clemente. The tour includes a visit to the Capuchin Crypt, which houses a Caravaggio painting and a chapel which is made entirely out of human bones.

Electric-assist Bicycle Tour

This tour combines top sights and also a few lesser-known attractions in quaint alleyways for a more active way to enjoy the very best of the Eternal City. With an enthusiastic guide, you will cycle past various landmarks such as the Pantheon. You will ride through the bustling squares like Piazza Navona and see beautiful churches.

After-Dark Tour of Rome

For an unusual twist on normal sightseeing, take this after-dark tour to admire Rome’s illuminated landmarks and monuments while you listen to tales relating to the ghosts, myths and legends. You will explore the winding alleys with your guide, who will explain about the supernatural and historical mysteries that have plagued the city for centuries.

Adventure holidays in Rome

Book your tour today and get ready to start your adventure holidays in Rome.