You will be greeted at your hotel in Rome and will make your way to the historical city center to begin your tour at the National Monument of Vittorio Emanuele II, so called VITTORIANO, in Piazza Venezia. You will continue on to see the splendors of Ancient Rome, which includes Roman and Imperial Forums, the Colosseum, the Capital and Palatine Hills, the Circus Maximus, the Baths of Caracalla, and the glorious Pantheon. Moving on, you will walk through the famed Piazza Navona, pausing at the Spanish Steps, before throwing your coins into the Trevi Fountain. After lunch, you will have the opportunity to visit the smallest country in the world, the Vatican (also known as Vatican City). Our first stop will be the Vatican Museums, where you will be amazed and delighted at the extensive compelling collection of masterpieces including Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Giotto, Caravaggio, Perugino, Titian, Raphael, and a vast treasure of classic sculptures from antiquity.