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  • Rome 3-Hour Evening Walking Tour

    1. Rome 3-Hour Evening Walking Tour

    On this 3-hour evening walking tour you’ll meet your guide at Piazza del Popolo, where churches, fountains, and monuments tastefully embellish the square. Walk up to the Pincio Terrace to admire the sunset over Rome and enjoy breathtaking views over the city. Visit the famous Piazza di Spagna and Bernini’s Barcaccia Fountain. Continue your walk to the stunning Trevi Fountain, which is the largest Baroque fountain in Rome. Legend has it that if you toss a coin over your left shoulder into the Fountain you’ll return to Rome one day. Visit Piazza della Rotonda and admire the exterior of the historic Pantheon. Built in 27 B.C. the Pantheon was dedicated to all the Roman gods. In the 7th century, it was converted to a church dedicated to Mary and the martyrs. It is also the resting place of some major Renaissance artists, including Raffaello. Admire Bernini’s magnificent 4 Rivers Fountain ...

    The tour was amazing and our guide was very knowledgable and also had many interesting facts that made it very relatable and made us see how amazing everything is. Would definitely recommend and would book again.

  • Rome: Fountains and Piazzas Walking Tour

    2. Rome: Fountains and Piazzas Walking Tour

    Join an expert guide on an enchanting journey through the historic cobbled streets of the Eternal City. Hear tales of history and intrigue from throughout the centuries. First, explore the Trevi Fountain and the beautiful Spanish Steps. Learn about the history of these stunning monuments and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of the area. Then, head to the Pantheon, the best-preserved building of Ancient Rome. Marvel at the scale of the building and the giant columns, and look through the famous oculus of the dome. Learn about the incredible history of this monument that spans nearly 2,000 years. End your tour at Piazza Navona, one of Rome’s most splendid squares, home to Bernini’s renowned Fountain of the Four Rivers.

  • Rome: 3-Hour Baroque Walking Tour

    3. Rome: 3-Hour Baroque Walking Tour

    Starting from Piazza del Popolo, an enormous square with the city’s second obelisk in the center, which was brought to Rome by Augustus and re-erected here by the architect Domenico Fontana under Sixtus V (1589). In the square, the beautiful church of Santa Maria del Popolo is one of the most interesting in Rome, rich in works of arts and masterpieces of Raphael and Caravaggio. Arrive at the Spanish Steps and Spanish Square with the charming monumental flight of steps (1772), whose sinuous line harmoniously follows the slope of the hill. At its feet is the graceful fountain La Barcaccia by Pietro Bernini. At the top of the Spanish Steps is the Church of Trinità dei Monti with the two cupolas, and in front of its façade is an obelisk, which was taken from the Sallustian Gardens in 1789. Then, go to the Trevi Fountain, the most spectacular fountain in Rome. It was built by two Po...

    Francesca taught me so much on this walking tour. A real local with lots of stories, she made it a fascinating tour. Fifth time in Rome for me but this tour showed me a very different side of Rome.

  • Highlights of Rome: City Center 3-Hour Walking Tour

    4. Highlights of Rome: City Center 3-Hour Walking Tour

    Your 3-hour private guided walk begins at the Spanish Steps, next to the Barcaccia Fountain in the middle of the square. From here your guide will lead you to the Trevi Fountain, regarded as one of the most stunning fountains in the world. There’s a lot more than just beauty behind this famous fountain as you’ll soon hear from your guide. This tour of Rome’s squares and fountains continues to the Pantheon, built as a temple to all the gods of Olympus. The dome of the Pantheon, constructed in ancient times, is the largest in the world. After spending some time at the Pantheon, head to Piazza Navona, the delight of Baroque Rome, with architectural elements and sculptures by masters such as Bernini (Fountain of the 4 Rivers), Borromini, Rainaldi (the Church of St. Agnes in Agony), and da Cortona (the frescoes in the Palazzo Pamphili). Continue your walk to Campo de ‘Fiori. Since 1869 thi...

  • Rome: Combination Colosseum and Evening Walking Tour

    5. Rome: Combination Colosseum and Evening Walking Tour

    Discover the highlights of Rome with a combination guided walking tour for small groups of up to 18 people. Skip the lines to explore the Colosseum and the Roman forum in the afternoon, then reconvene later in the evening for a romantic walking tour of historical Rome. After making your way to the first meeting point at 1:30 PM, enter the Colosseum directly with your skip-the-line access. Hear stories of gladiator fights while exploring the Colosseum's first and second tier with your professional guide, then learn about monuments like the Curia inside the Roman Forum after skipping the lines to enter there too. Next, admire the Capitoline Hill and its great view over the Roman Forum. Enjoy photo stops at Rome's big-name attractions, such as Piazza Venezia, Largo di Torre Argentina, the Pantheon, and Piazza Navona. The first part of this combination tour takes 3.5 hours. Later, join an...

  • Rome: Colosseum Guided Tour & Baroque Walking Tour

    6. Rome: Colosseum Guided Tour & Baroque Walking Tour

    Visit the symbol of the ancient Roman world, the Colosseum. Walk past the often long lines with your skip-the-line ticket and live a special experience inside this majestic monument. Have a pleasant stroll in the history and glory of the Roman Empire. Your informative guide will make your experience funny and full of good memories. Hear about the engineering genius of the Romans and the fascinating and terrifying history of the Colosseum, marked by bloody gladiatorial battles and mad emperors who played as gladiators. The tour will be approximately 1 hour and is suitable for all ages, including children. After your Colosseum tour, experience a unique walking tour in the romantic twilight when the city is all lit up. Starting from the Spanish Steps and ending up at Venice Square, tour Rome's historic city center and discover the main squares and fountains of the city, the "Dolce Vita" la...

  • Rome: Vatican & Evening Eternal City Walking Tours Combo

    7. Rome: Vatican & Evening Eternal City Walking Tours Combo

    Skip the long ticket lines at the entrance to the Vatican Museum and visit with your expert guide. See the famous Raphael’s Rooms, the Pine Courtyard, and the Pio Clementine Museum. Discover the Gallery of the Maps, the Gallery of the Tapestries, and the Gallery of the Candelabra. Step inside the stunning Sistine Chapel and admire Michelangelo’s famous frescos “The Last Judgement” and “The Creation of Adam.” Then visit St Peter’s Basilica and admire the famous “La Pietà” by Michelangelo, the “Baldachino” by Bernini, and much more. Then head to Piazza del Popolo where you'll join your second tour at 6:45 PM to enjoy a romantic walking tour of historical Rome. Admire the picturesque views from the Pincio Terrace of sunset over the rooftops of Rome. Visit the famous Piazza di Spagna and Bernini’s Barcaccia Fountain. Then wander to the stunning Trevi Fountain, the largest Baroque fountain i...

    First of all I would like to thank Ricardo and Juliano for the beautiful day, I enjoyed every moment both were very knowledgeable and even when asked about things outside the tour they would answer. I enjoyed Juliano’s tour cause he told us stories about artists and their history, Such a nice people, nice tour I made some friends and I will definitely bring my family next time. Love you

  • Civitavecchia to Rome Shore Excursion by Private Car

    8. Civitavecchia to Rome Shore Excursion by Private Car

    Enjoy a private tour of Rome from Civitavecchia port with round-trip transportation included. Perfect for small groups of 2 to 8 people. An English-speaking driver will be available during the whole excursion and will assist travelers with basic information about the sites including suggestions. The tour begins with 08:00 departure from the pier of your cruise ship. You will find your driver directly under your boat with a sign and your name on it. Enjoy transportation from Civitavecchia port to Rome (approx. 1.5 hours). After approx. 1.5 hours (depending on traffic) you will stop in the city where you will visit the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum (only outside) and the center of ancient Rome where you will be dropped off to enjoy free time observing this breathtaking site of ancient Romans. Next, discover Venice Square, which is famous for the Vittoriano. This is also where B...

    Our driver was excellent. He knew the city very well; he gave us excellent suggestions and convenient pickup and drop off locations. The vehicle was clean and safe. We saw more things in Rome than we could have on a tour.

  • Rome: Fountains and Piazzas Walking Tour with Pickup

    9. Rome: Fountains and Piazzas Walking Tour with Pickup

    Join a guided walking tour in the historical heart of the city that will give you the opportunity to visit some of the most famous and symbolic sights of Rome. Visit Piazza Navona, the most elegant of all Roman squares, a cosmopolitan meeting place with many outdoor cafes and seasonal fairs, where the famous Bernini’s Four Rivers Fountain stands. Continue to the Trevi Fountain, the largest baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world, and one of the icons of Rome. See the Piazza di Spania with its 18th-century buildings, and marvel at Bernini’s fountain La Barcaccia. Then climb the magnificent and celebrated Spanish Steps that lead up to the Church of Trinità dei Monti. Off the Piazza you'll find boutiques from the most famous high fashion brands.

  • Lonely Planet Experiences: Rome Small-Group Highlights Tour

    10. Lonely Planet Experiences: Rome Small-Group Highlights Tour

    Experience the best travel stories for yourself! Join a local expert and uncover hidden gems on this Lonely Planet Experience. Your dolce vita adventure begins where the famous film was written by Italy’s greatest film director, Federico Fellini. Enjoy a stroll down the Via Margutta, a street famous for inspiring painters, sculptors, artisans, poets and musicians and learn about the artists that have lived here through the centuries. Ready for an injection of movie glamour yet? Pass by the home of Fellini where he lived with his actress wife Giulietta Masina and as you do you guide will talk a little of about his life and career. Staying with the Hollywood theme, then check out the house that stood in as Gregory Peck’s home in the iconic Audrey Hepburn movie Roman Holiday. Fun fact: this is the first Hollywood film to be entirely filmed on location in Rome. Nearby, stumble across the ap...

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Francesca taught me so much on this walking tour. A real local with lots of stories, she made it a fascinating tour. Fifth time in Rome for me but this tour showed me a very different side of Rome.

Three hours of private tour also of hidden points of ancient Rome Minutia of details Very prepared guide Time has flown! Thank you!!!!

Great walk through a wonderful city with a very passionate guide. Thx Andrada for all the stories <3

Great guide, we received a lot of information and we really enjoyed it! I can only recommend it!

Excellent German-speaking guide, with in-depth knowledge, we loved Rome.