Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local
Half a day in Rome with a local

Half a day in Rome with a local

Haunting ruins, syruppy ice and a crypt with 4000 bodies (creepy but cool)

(16 reviews)

  • Private &
    personalized

  • 4 hours

  • From
    $39.20  USD
    per person
    based on 8 adults

  • Walking

  • Multiple languages available
    (including English)

What you'll do

From pillars of ancient Rome like the Colosseum to pockets of the city where old-school trattorias cozy up alongside no-frills standing bars, there’s more to Rome than could be experienced in other two thousand years of history, let alone four hours. But with a local to help you make the most of your time, you’ll be able to experience a slice of la dolce vita. Flit between landmarks like the Vatican and open-air markets in the heart of Antique Rome, or explore alternative districts flung across the outer reaches of the city, where glamorous streets like those radiating from the Spanish Steps give way to charmingly gritty lanes and alternative venues like Città dell’Altra Economia, Testaccio’s community hub for markets, events and art.

Where you’ll go

You could spend hours in the historic center, where the heart of ancient Rome is scattered across the right bank of the River Tiber. Nestled amongst the remnants of an empire are terracotta-colored piazzas and the Mercato di Campo de' Fiori, an open-air market where the Roman passion for seasonal food comes alive. On the opposite bank of the river, you could explore Trastevere, a trendy neighborhood that’s the epitome of a laid-back dolce vita thanks to its countless bars spilling into cobbled squares. Further south lie alternative districts like Testaccio, the epicenter of Rome’s food culture - not its touristy version - and San Lorenzo, a bohemian paradise of cheap pizzerias and thrift stores, with street art splashed across it all. 

  • Half a day in Rome with a local
  • Half a day in Rome with a local
  • Discover the real Rome as your local host reveals their city to you, as only a local could!

  • Explore a few neighborhoods in the city, from iconic historic Rome to far-flung local neighborhoods .

  • Discover unique aspects of Rome’s culture, from its passion for local food to its history

  • See a side of Rome that you never knew existed as you explore with a local insider

This experience will be personalized to you!

What’s included

  • A totally private and personalised experience
  • 4 hours with a Host
  • Start when you like (after noon means you can sleep in!)
  • 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 drink
  • Transport costs
  • Gratuities (optional)

Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

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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