Ancient Rome and the Jewish Quarter

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on June 24, 2019

Recorriendo Roma is born, like any project, an idea; to make known the History of Rome in the most exciting way possible. We are a team of licensed professionals in History and Archeology dedicated to the tourist service in the Eternal City. Our objective is that each visitor that shares this experience acquires knowledge and sensations that transport it in a timeline from Ancient Rome to Contemporary Rome through an imaginary and at the same time real journey. And Rome offers a wonderful range of possibilities; Whether you are walking through its streets, admiring its monuments, visiting its museums or tasting its gastronomic specialties without comparison with any other European city.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

🕑 Hours: every day at 5:00 p.m. (May to September) and 4:00 p.m. (October to April).

💲 The free tours do not have a fixed price, but the price is free, that is, at the end of the visit, the client will pay the guide what they consider appropriate, thus valuing their work.

⚠️ GROUPS OF MORE THAN 10 PEOPLE ARE NOT ALLOWED, EVEN IF RESERVATIONS ARE MADE WITH A DIFFERENT NAME. If you are a large group you can contact us and we will offer you another personalized option.
In the free tour Ancient Rome and the Jewish Quarter we will accompany you to visit one of the most emblematic areas of Antiquity.

We will start at the Circus Maximus , where the famous horse races were held and from which we will enjoy one of the most impressive views of the Palatine Hill.

We will continue to the Mouth of Truth , where a famous scene from the movie Roman Holiday was filmed, and we will tell you why it is said that it is dangerous to put your hand in it... But you will also learn the secrets of the Boarium Forum , where we can still admire two of the best preserved temples of Antiquity.

We will then arrive at the Marcello Theater , the only ancient theater preserved in Rome thanks to its curious reuse , and we will enter the archaeological zone that occupies this same theater and the monumental Portico of Octavia .

Finally, we will visit the ghetto or Jewish quarter , one of the oldest in Europe. Famous for its picturesque alleys and its imposing synagogue, in it we will delve into the events of the Second World War .

And we will end our walk through history in the Area Sacra del Largo Argentina , where the assassination of Julius Caesar took place in the year 44 BC.

Without a doubt, this free tour will not leave you indifferent...
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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Via del Circo Massimo, 00186 Roma RM,...
    Via del Circo Massimo, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
  • 1
    Outside visit
    Circo Massimo
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Bocca della Verità
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Foro Boario
  • 4
    Outside visit
    San Nicola in Carcere
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Teatro Marcelo
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Portico d'Ottavia
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Museo Ebraico di Roma
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Fontana delle Tartarughe
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Largo di Torre Argentina

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Julia 26 May 2023
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Fern... 26 May 2023

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Travelled in couple - May 2023
Muy interesante y clara en la información. Me encanto, sobre todo por información de ghetto judio. Muchas gracias
Fran... 25 May 2023

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Travelled in couple - May 2023
Excelente, entretenida y muy útil para entender y conocer Roma
Cynthia 24 May 2023

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Travelled in couple - May 2023
Muy bueno! Hicimos el.tour con Pedro. Sabía muchísimo y súper entretenido.
Guad... 24 May 2023
Buenos Aires

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Travelled in couple - May 2023
Excelente nuestro guía ,Pedro, sus conocimientos superaron nuestras expectativas, su simpatía y cordialidad hizo que el recorrido fuera fantástico. Muchas gracias Pedro por dedicarnos tu tiempo y conocimientos. Un abrazo
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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