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Exploring Ancient Rome - free walking tour

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on January 21, 2023

SHOWING YOU THE ETERNAL CITY ! Enjoy authentic local experiences! Since 2009 NEW ROME FREE TOUR, with over 10 tours (free, private and customized tours in English and other languages) offered daily, the oldest and the most reviewed free tour of the Eternal City and in Italy, with the best local freelance and licensed tour guides, who passionately share the city’s history and culture with their own unique and always-entertaining style. Together with Flaminia, Bogdan, Bruno, and Stefano licensed tour guides and partners of FreeRomeFoodtour and we are proud to present as well,the only pay-what-you-like food tours of Rome.

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Tour description

Journey back in time to discover and learn the history of the Kings of Rome, the Roman Republic, and Imperial Rome and its most important monument on a guided tour of Ancient Rome.

Follow in the footsteps of emperors the Roman Fora, the Palatine Hill, the Colosseum (from outside), and more.  With our licensed and professional guides, you will visit the huge archeological areas of the Roman and Imperial Fora together with one of the largest amphitheaters built in Ancient Rome.

During the centuries when Rome was Caput Mundi (capital of the world), the forum was the Roman Empire’s political, social, and commercial heart. Senators, slaves, and commoners alike crossed paths in this bustling city center, visiting the district’s courthouses, temples, government offices, and shops. 
The first site dates to around 600 B.C. but was enlarged by Julius Caesar, Augustus Caesar, Domitian, and Trajan. You will admire them again from the breathtaking terrace of Capitol Hill. 

Our tours require a minimum of 4 attendees

NOTE: Due to Itinerary and Insurance restrictions wheelchairs, stroller . Pets not allowed

The maximum per group is 6. Any group larger will be canceled. Bookings for the same tour on different days will be canceled. 

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
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    Meet the guide under the maritime pine trees on top of the steps, located opposite site of the Trajan s Column. Our staff will be waiting for you , holding the sign with the logo of NewRomeFreeTour

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Trajan's Column
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Trajan's Market
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Roman Forum
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Julius Caesars tempel
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Colosseum

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

97 ratings
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4.89
Fun
4.73
Expression
4.75
Quality
4.83
Route
4.87
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Mario 26 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
Non avendo potuto iniziare non ho nessun'esperienza da condividere
David 25 Feb 2024
Wollongong

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Not a lot of walking but a lot of history. Great stories - maybe some legends - covering 3000 years. Loved it
Nicolás 22 Feb 2024
Buenos Aires

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Flamina was an amazing guide! We did it on our 2nd day at Rome. After the tour we saw the city with new eyes. Do it in your 1st or 2nd day. She was great and showed us some awesome and hidden places/views.
Isabelle 19 Feb 2024
Montreal

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Great tour! Highly recommend! We learned a lot while having fun with our guide Dennis, who was happy to answer all our questions. The tour takes us to nice viewpoints without having to go in.
DAVID 12 Feb 2024
Rome

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Travelled in family - Feb 2024
Very happy and worth the Penny's he earns making people's holidays real
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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
Not suitable for 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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