Free Walking Tour of Ghosts and Mysteries of Rome

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on February 16, 2021

The Most Original Free Walking Tours in Rome. We provide an alternative take on history, infotainment, and politically incorrect jokes. Our tours range from arts and architecture to urban legends and ghost stories. Join us... Hidden gemms and famous sites will never appear the same again.

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

Tour description

⚠️⚠️⚠️ Tour not recommended for children under 12 years old ⚠️⚠️⚠️

Ghosts and Mysteries Free Tour: Haunted Places, Murder Places, Execution Places, and Urban Legends

Discover the darkest tales of the Eternal City. 

An accurate selection of lesser-known scary facts, urban legends, and ghost stories spiced up with a good dose of dark humor.

All the information provided has a solid historical backup.

You will get to know about:

  • The kindest executioner ever turned out to be a bestselling author
  • How to become a member of the association of exorcism (online)
  • The most successful serial killer ever
  • Why the Romans are the kings of recycling
  • Who really invented cancel culture, and so much more…

The tour includes CSA topics, graphic information, and politically incorrect jokes.

The itinerary:

1. Castel Sant'Angelo
2. Via Giulia
3. Saint Mary of the Oration and Death
4. Fountain of the Mascherone
5. Piazza Farnese
6. Campo De 'Fiori

⚠️⚠️⚠️ Tour not recommended for children under 12 years old ⚠️⚠️⚠️

- You need to be fluent in English
- The meeting point is in front of the entrance of the Castle Sant'Angelo, outside.
- Large group reservations of more than 6 people, even under a different name, are
NOT allowed and will be rejected. Groups of more than 6 people have to book a private tour.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00193 Roma ...
    Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00193 Roma RM, Italy
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    The meeting point is right in front of the Castle Sant'Angelo entrance, by the bridge Sant'Angelo.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Castel Sant'Angelo
  • 2
    Outside visit
    St. Angelo Bridge
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Arco dei Banchi
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Via Giulia
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Chiesa di Santa Maria dell'Orazione e morte
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Fontana del Mascherone
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Campo de' Fiori

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).

Tour opinions

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Lorenea 21 Jun 2024

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Travelled in family - Jun 2024
We had such a great time in this tour. My daughter is a big fan of ghost stories and urban legends and held on to each and every one of Antonio’s words.
Farah 20 Jun 2024

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Leo was an amazing guide. We didn’t even feel the one hour and a half and kept looking forwards to the next story. Gives you a great sense of how people lived in old (and not so old) roman times. Enjoyed the late evening walk around old Rome (especially with the heat). Would definitely recommend to visitors 💯
Jaione 20 Jun 2024
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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Me ha sorprendido muy gratamente el tour. Lucas lo ha hecho super entretenido y divertido. Nos ha encantado.
Flavia 20 Jun 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Muy bueno el tour con Lucas! Súper recomendable para terminar el día luego de recorrer Roma con historias muy interesantes de la ciudad que ilustran la manera en la que se vivió en la ciudad en tiempos anteriores. Gracias!
Yeixon 19 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Muy simpático y con buenas historias para contar
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 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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