Discovering the Ancient Rome: from Capitoline Hill to the Colosseum

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: Manuel
Quality Verified Registered on October 07, 2021

I am an authorized guide of Rome and its province and for more than 20 years I have been involved in the illustration of the treasures of Rome with dedication and passion for cultural diffusion. In addition to a first degree in Political Science, I have a Bachelor's Degree in Art History and another in Classical Archaeology. I like to tell the history and art of Rome, always trying to stimulate the attention and curiosity of the participants in my tours.

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

Tour description

This tour is especially recommended for those interested in history and archaeology, to discover Ancient Rome through  monuments and ruins.. The visit will allow you to immerse yourself in the past to understand in depth the evolution of the ancient city , from its origins to the heyday of the Empire.

 It will be included in the tour, with a detailed description from the outside:

  • Capitol
  • Roman Forum
  • Caesar Forum
  • Trajan's Forum
  • Forum of Augustus
  • Coliseum
  • Arch of Costantino (end of tour)

 Seeing is believing!! after about 2 hours you can boast an enviable knowledge of the city's history, daily life and anecdotes, from Romulus (8th century BC) to Constantine (4th century AD).
 Make your visit to Rome a unique experience, capable of broadening your knowledge and your culture!
 At the end of the tour, those who wish can visit the Colosseum on their own, reserving tickets in advance on the official site
 https://www.coopculture.it/it/prodotti/biglietto-colosseo-foro-palatino_24h/

 To have a complete vision of the city I also suggest:
 https://www.guruwalk.com/it/walks/34739-trastevere-isola-tiberina-e-il-ghetto (in English)
 https://www.guruwalk.com/it/walks/40088-free-tour-alla-scoperta-del-vaticano


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  • Meeting point:
    Piazza del Campidoglio, 00186 Roma RM...
    Piazza del Campidoglio, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
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    I will be in Piazza del Campidoglio, near the central equestrian statue

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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Julio 25 Jan 2023
Badajoz

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Manuel ha sido un guía estupendo. Muy profesional y con mucho conocimiento. Recomendable al 100 por 100.
Filipe 25 Jan 2023
Lisbon

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
O Manuel, demonstrou um excelente conhecimento dos locais visitados. Recomendo!
Maialen 10 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Manuel es un guía excelente, nos lo pasamos en grande con él y aprendimos muchísimo. Resolvió todas nuestras dudas. Todo un placer. Muchas gracias.
Sandra 08 Jan 2023
Invercargill

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Travelled alone - Jan 2023
Manuel did an incredible job, he is very knowledgeable. Lots of interesting information on the tour, great route of the main things in the historic center. Woukd recomend it any time. Thank you very much!
Delfina 08 Jan 2023
Buenos Aires

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Travelled alone - Jan 2023
Manuel fue un gran guía, respondiendo todas las preguntas que tuvimos con la mejor onda. Gracias Manuel!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
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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