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Highlights of the free walking tour of Rome

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Italo
Quality Verified Registered on December 20, 2021

Hi, I'm Italo, I was born in Naples but grew up in Rome, I'm a professional tour guide who loves helping tourists discover the essence of the city. Passionate about the cuisine, traditions and history of Rome, I am dedicated to sharing this passion with tourists.

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

Tour description

When we travel, we usually have little time and a lot of things to see. I often see many tourists traveling without grasping the true essence of a place. Sometimes "knowing how to drive also means teaching how to get lost in beauty ..."
Walk in the heart of the city: Campo dei Fiori, Palazzo Farnese, Jewish Quarter, Pantheon, Piazza Navona.
This walk through the squares of Rome is an exploration of some of the most famous monuments and places in the city, we will discover the stories and legends that lie behind the most famous palaces and fountains of the city.

Where does the tour start from?

The walk through the squares of Rome begins in Campo de Fiori , where Giordano Bruno looks at us and the market roars. A few meters further on, you will discover that Michelangelo made his contribution to one of the most beautiful buildings in the city, today the French embassy: Palazzo Farnese!

So keep walking to the Jewish quarter , a choice for those who really want to know all aspects of Rome ... If what you want is the cultural mix of pagan cults, Christian churches and Jewish traditions, you will not be disappointed with this unique place in the world; we will continue with the perfection of an ancient survival: the next stop will be the Pantheon, the Temple of All the Gods converted into a Church, Santa Maria dei Martiri, in the 7th century.
It will not be easy for you to believe in the incredible state of conservation of the building and above all in the size of the extraordinary dome… a single piece of concrete! If it rains you can check if you see a few drops on the floor and check if what the Romans believe is true: “even with a hole in the center, it doesn't rain!”.
Then continue on foot to the spectacular glory of the Roman Baroque Piazza Navona, the largest square of the seventeenth century where one of the most beautiful fountains in Rome is located: the Fountain of the Four Rivers by Gian Lorenzo Bernini . Piazza Navona is also the place to peek among the artists' paintings on the street and to enjoy delicious ice cream!

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  • Meeting point:
    Campo de' Fiori, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
    Campo de' Fiori, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
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    To the statue in the center of the square; I will have a sign with the name of the tour.

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

298 ratings
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4.92
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4.7
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4.84
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Route
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Eric 23 Nov 2022
Vancouver
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Travelled alone - Nov 2022

Italo is passionate and enthusiastic in what he does 😊 would recommend!

Junling 21 Nov 2022
Chicago
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022

So knowledgeable and professional. The tour is much better than we expected!

Raymond 18 Nov 2022
Singapore
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022

The walk was informative and took in most of the key areas. Italo was very helpful

Jeff 17 Nov 2022
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022

Italo was a great tour guide. You could tell his passion for his country immediately. He also had an in-depth knowledge of the city and some of the best places to see ...

Abhinab 17 Nov 2022
Zürich
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022

It was an amazing experience. Italio is a superb guide with a very friendly nature and really informative.

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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non 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.
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