Guided tour

Rome and its Obelisks

Rome and its Obelisks

From US$ 73.73 per person

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.

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Duration 4 hours
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English, Italian


  • 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.
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Small group tour
  • Food and drink
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Pickup available from your hotel/accomodation inside the Aurelian walls.

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  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
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