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Uncover Rome’s ancient history
Cultural 5 hours

Uncover Rome’s ancient history

Crumbling ruins, ancient basilicas and a history dating back to 753BC.

  • (2)
5 hours

From $42.38  USD per person (based on 8 adults)

  • (2)
  • From $42.38 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 5 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish)

You’ll join one of our local Rome hosts to discover 28 centuries of history - quite the task, we know. Luckily, Romans are well versed in their city’s history and your host can’t wait to share it with you!

Behind the beauty of every crumbling ruin in Rome is a story waiting to be told; you’ll discover ancient landmarks dating back to 753BC - if only the walls could talk!

Walk through centuries of history, from Ancient Rome through the Middle Ages to the Renaissance, and experience the history of the Eternal City come to life as you explore ancient parts of the city, old basilica and character packed alleyways.

Climb up Palatine Hill and take in the sweeping views of this ancient city before ambling back down into the city center to grab an aromatic espresso or a revitalising spritz and something to eat - we’re thinking pizza romana or a porchetta sandwich (very Roman).

Not your average history lesson, we’re sure you’ll agree.

    • Join one of our hosts to discover 28 centuries of history! Quite impressive for just five hours, no?
    • Explore the most historic neighbourhoods in the city, and climb Palatine Hill and see stunning views of the city
    • Visit the most famous historic attractions and learn about them with the unique insight of a local’s knowledge
    • Discover hidden historic spots and places that you wouldn’t find in a guidebook, but are important parts of Rome’s history - guidebooks are heavy anyway, who want to carry that around?
    • Hear fascinating stories and discover unique pieces of history that your local shares with you
    • Feel rejuvenated with a bite to eat and a coffee or spritz
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • 4 hours with your host
    • Customised, private and personalised experience
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Tickets to additional attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuity (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

Meet our locals in

We will match you to the local host best suited to your requirements specified in our lovely post-booking questionnaire

How it works

  • 1
    Tell us about you! Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
    Tell us about you!
  • 2
    We introduce you to your perfect local Build your perfect tour and experience together
    We match you with a host
  • 3
    The best part! Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there
    The best part!

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