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  2. Lazio
  3. Rome

Rome and its Obelisks

Product ID: 159959
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The coming together of two different cultures thanks to the vanity of Emperors and Popes brought obelisks to Rome. Journey with a guide around the city witnessing the many obelisks and learn about the transitions of Rome.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the many obelisks that came to be in Rome
  • Visit some of the most importat of them looking for the differences between the Egyptians and the Roman copies
  • Learn the history of the great urban planning that changed Rome
Full description
Rome is the city with the largest number of obelisks in the world. You are able to visit some of the most important of them looking for the differences between the Egyptians and the Roman copies. Along the tour, your guide will lead you between the different Obelisks of the town. You will also learn about the history of the great urban planning that started at the end of the 16th century eventually transforming the Eternal City from a Medieval town to the modern craddle of Baroque art.
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Small group tour
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drink

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Meeting point

Pick-up available at your Hotel/accomodation inside the Aurelian walls.

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