Two-hour Free Tour in Trastevere: between history and legend

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: Italian
Guru: Beatrice
Quality Verified Registered on October 05, 2021

I'm Beatrice, a graduate in Renaissance art history at the La Sapienza University of Rome and a licensed Tour Leader. During my university years I worked as an intern at the Quirinal Palace, organizing guided tours. After graduation I held the role of intern at the Royal Palace and Castel Sant'Elmo, in Naples, and worked in contemporary art galleries. Passionate about art, history, cinema and literature, I hope to convey the same love that I have for my city, Rome!

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

Tour description

Welcome to Trastevere , a district that has its roots in the time of the birth of Rome , in 753 BC. I will tell you the stories of emperors, saints, ghosts and famous artists who have walked these streets, from ancient Rome to the present day.
We will start from Piazza Trilussa, dedicated to the most famous Roman singer. Losing ourselves among alleys and squares with curious names, we will see buildings, churches and madonnelle built in past centuries, as well as the houses where Alberto Sordi and Lucio Dalla lived. I will tell you stories of famous ghosts, to finally bring us closer to Piazza in Piscinula, a magical place linked to the memory of San Benedetto and the poet Tullia D'Aragona.
If you are looking for a tour that combines history, traditions and anecdotes you are in the right place. My goal is to introduce you to Trastevere in all its aspects, giving ample space to never banal legends and curiosities, all seasoned with my passion for art and dissemination.

Main stages of the tour:

1 Piazza Trilussa
2 Piazza di San Giovanni della Malva
3 Piazza della Scala
4 Via della Pelliccia
5 Piazza Sant'Egidio
6 Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere
7 Piazza San Calisto
8 Via della Lungaretta
9 Piazza in Piscinula

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Piazza Trilussa, 00153 Roma RM, Italy
    Piazza Trilussa, 00153 Roma RM, Italy
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    The meeting point is Piazza Trilussa. I will be recognizable by my professional badge.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Piazza Trilussa
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Piazza di San Giovanni della Malva
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Via di Santa Dorotea
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Piazza della Scala
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Fur Street
  • 6
    Outside visit
    San Egidio square
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere
  • 8
    Outside visit
    San Calisto Square
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Via della Lungaretta
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Vicolo del Buco
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Way of Light
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Piazza in Piscinula

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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Rosita 25 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
Beatrice una guida preparata, paziente e sorridente passate due ore interessanti e piacevoli Grazie
ivo marussi 23 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
Beatrice si e' rivelata un ottima guida, preparata e molto comunicativa con i frequentatori del tour. Il giro per Trastevere e' stato molto interessante.
Begoña 23 Feb 2024

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Una guía estupenda, explicaciones claras y con un punto de humor siempre. Encantadora y simpática. Ha sobrepasado su tiempo con nosotros. Recomendable al 100 por ciento. Gracias Beatrice
Cristina 22 Feb 2024
Castel San Pietro Terme

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Una splendida esperienza al di fuori dei circuiti più conosciuti ma nondimeno affascinante!
giulia 20 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
Eccezionale ;D
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 25 people.
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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