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Ancient Rome Half-Day Walking Tour

  • Gain an overview of Rome highlights on a walking tour 
  • A great way for first-time visitors to orient themselves 
  • Listen to live commentary on landmarks for deeper historical context
Ancient Rome Half-Day Walking Tour
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2pm Standard Tour: German
Standard tour max. 25 people.
USD 46.36
9:15am Standard Tour: English
Standard tour max. 25 people.
USD 46.36
9.15am Small-Group Tour
Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 people.
USD 82.03
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Get an overview of Rome’s top attractions and ancient ruins on this morning or afternoon walking tour, a great way for visitors to orient themselves. Skip past the long ticket lines at the Colosseum and Roman Forum, and discover more about the icons' history than you would on your own (signage is infrequent at the Forum in particular). Plus, enjoy quick stops at the Trevi Fountain and other landmarks. Choose to tour with a small group limited to 12 or a larger group of no more than 25.

What to Expect

Your Rome walking tour begins when you meet your guide outside the metro Colosseo stop in Rome, at least 20 minutes before your scheduled morning or afternoon departure.

You’re guaranteed to skip the long lines with your guide as you enter the Colosseum and explore the first and second levels, listening to tales (via headset) of the bloody gladiator fights that occurred in the arena.

The next stop is the Roman Forum, where you’ll explore the ruins and hear stories of ancient Rome. See, too, the Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Vespasian and Titus.

Continue to the historic center of Rome to pose for photos in front of the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, and Piazza Navona.

After you bid your guide farewell at Piazza Navona in central Rome, you’ll be free to continue exploring Rome independently.

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1 - 5 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Giuseppe was our guide for our 3+ hour walking tour. He was excellent and engaging for all our family. It was incredibly informative and exactly what we were after. Highly recommended. We didn't spend any time waiting in queues. We have a 10yo and 12yo...More

Thank Helen J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Definitely worth it!

Giuseppe was our tour guide and it was so much fun! He was very knowledgeable and knew so much about Rome. He definitely is a local and is very nice and funny. My husband and I enjoyed his laid back personality and his humorous personality....More

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile
Fun in Rome

Giuseppe was knowledgeable and friendly. He is a great guide. Me and my family enjoyed the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Trevi Fountain.

Thank Cyle S
Reviewed 24 May 2018
Had fun and learned a lot at the same time!

The tour guide was Giuseppe and he was lovely. Very friendly and knowledgeable. Whatever questions you had he knew the answer! Overall this was the best tour I had in Rome. I had limited time and this was a great way to squeeze in everything...More

Thank Boxey99
Reviewed 17 April 2018
Fun way to cover some major sights

If you don't have much time in Rome, this is a convenient way to get a bunch of the main sights covered. The skip the line helps a lot, especially at the Colosseum. Joseph was knowledgeable and funny. My only complaint is that I wish...More

Thank Mike W
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