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Colosseo

Rome guided tour n.1

Including the Colosseum, the Forum and the mysterious and unforgettable Basilica San Clemente, the Ancient Rome private tour provides the best introduction to Rome's classical period.

Your walking tour starts at Basilica San Clemente, a very ancient church in the centre of Rome. Here you will explore the underground excavations, including an earlier basilica and, deep under the current church, a first century Roman street and house, complete with a Mithraic temple.

Few steps from the basilica and you will reach the Colosseum. You will go inside this incredible monument to see where the gladiators fought to the death. Entering will be quick and easy as we will make reservations in advance to skip the long queues. Out of the Colosseum you will also see the majestic Arch of Constantine

The tour will continue going through the Roman Forum, the commercial, religious and political center of the ancient Romans. Here your private guide will tell you the history and the legends that will make come alive this marvellous archeological site.

You will then go up to the Capitoline Hill, to see the perfect Renaissance Square, Piazza del Campidoglio, which was designed by Michelangelo. There you will also have a beautiful view of the Roman Fora archaeological area from the terrace (with excellent photo opportunities!)

This guided tour is a walking tour. Around 3 hours.

 

Fontana di Trevi

 

Rome guided tour n.2

This tour of fountains, piazzas, and churches will allow you to enjoy some of the most famous attractions of Rome and the work of great artists like Caravaggio and Bernini.

  • Piazza di Spagna where we will see the famous Spanish Steps and La Barcaccia, the fountain made by Bernini father and son.

The Trevi Fountain, where you can toss the coin that will ensure you will return one day to Rome.

Saint Ignazio a beautiful Baroque church, with a very particular ceiling that is an optical illusion created by a master of perspective, Andrea Pozzo.

The Pantheon, the best conserved Roman temple, astonishing for the history, the dimension, and with its huge hole in the vault

San Luigi dei Francesi church, with the wonderful Chapel of Saint Matthew decorated by the genius of Caravaggio (closed on Thursday afternoons).

Piazza Navona, one of the most beautiful squares of Rome, decorated with the famous Four Rivers Fountain, a Baroque masterpiece designed by Bernini.

This guided tour is a walking tour. Around 3 hours.

 

San Pietro

 

Rome guided tour n.3

The Vatican is a must see for every visitor coming to Rome: the city of Vatican is the Holy See where the Head of the Catholic church resides, is the smallest State in the world, has the biggest church and one of the largest museums in the world. The itinerary of this walking tour will be the following: 

  • Vatican Museums: highlights of the collection. Among the treasures that you will see are the famous sculpture of the Laocoon, and the Raphael Rooms(part of the private apartments of Pope Julius II) 
  • The Sistine Chapel, frescoed by Michelangelo and thought to be the largest body of painting executed solely by one artist, considered the greatest masterpiece of Western art
  • St. Peter's Basilica, where you will enter the heart of Catholicism. This vast and awe-inspiring church is rich in decoration, history, and magnificent art. Among its many treasures is the moving Pietà by Michelangelo

The Vatican Museum in one of the largest in the world. Unfortunately is also one of the most crowded in the world. Our walking tour will offer you the following benefits:

  • A private tour only for you and your party. It will be easier to listen and follow the tour, and the guide will be happy to accomodate your requests going faster through parts of the museum that you are not interested in, or stopping longer to see what is more relevant for you 
  • The Vatican Museum is one of the largest collection in the world. With our tour you will be sure of seeing all that is important 
  • Avoid the long lines at the entrance. We can make reservations to skip the lines and make you save precious time. Please note that this is an optional service requiring an extra fee. If you wish you can take the tour without reservation 

 

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