Historical Rome tour will bring you back in time to the foundation of the Eternal City.
The tour starts in front of the Colosseum, the ancient amphitheatre where gladiators fought for their life. You will then move to the Arch of Constantine, to have a view of the Palatine Hill, where the Roman Emperors had their palaces.
The tour continues with the Circus Maximus, the ancient Roman chariot racing stadium and other archaeological ruins like the Roman Forum, that you will see from the Avenue of Roman Emperors. Make sure you aren’t lying, or the Mouth of Truth will bite your hand!
You will see the most important archaeological sites of ancient Rome, representative of the history of this incredible city, from the foundation to the Republic of Rome to the Roman Empire.
You will get a grip on the daily life, the economy, the politics, the religion of the first metropolis in the history of the mankind. This is a relaxing walking tour, set for who doesn’t like to stay in line to see crowded places inside, but prefers to spend his time outside, walking across the beauty of Rome and taking memorable pictures.
The final part of this tour will show you the Vittoriano, the triumphal monument in honor of Victor Emmanuel II, the first King of Italy, and Piazza Venezia, with the balcony from where Mussolini announced that Italy was involved in World War II.
- Colosseum (outside)
- Arch of Constantine
- Palatine Hill (outside)
- Circus Maximus
- Aventine Hill
- Mouth of Truth
- Temples of Hercules and Portuno
- Avenue of Roman Emperors with view on the Roman Forum
- Tiber river banks
- Marcellus’ Theatre
- Capitol Hill
- Vittoriano (so called “Wedding Cake” monument)
- Piazza Venezia
Meeting point: Colosseum, just outside Metro Line B exit, at the kiosk selling newspapers
Hotel pick-up: not available. We can organize your private transfer by car/van (one way or round trip)
Drop-off: Piazza Venezia, Rome
- 4-hour private tour with an expert licensed tour guide of Rome
- any other personal expense
Here are some important things to know in order to ensure you have the best possible experience with your tour. In particular, on this tour it is possible:
- to customize the itinerary depending on the client’s wishes in case of sites near to the above-mentioned area
- to make the tour in the opposite direction than the one mentioned above
- to make stops as per client’s wishes considering that duration time will remain the same
Having a camera with you is your choice. Someone prefers to immerse in beauty not being distracted by taking pictures/making videos, someone else prefers to build printable memories of his trip. It’s really up to you.
If you are travelling to Rome in Spring/Summer time, it is highly recommended to bring with you a hat, high protection sun cream, sunglasses, water and wear comfortable shoes. In Fall/Winter time instead, it is highly recommended to have an umbrella or a raincoat and wear waterproof shoes.
If you cancel this tour in time (at least 7 days in advance), there are no cancellation fees.