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Walk through the majestic streets of Rome with your private guide Gabriele during a 4-hour insightful walking tour. Your host will be happy to offer recommendations on what to do and what to see during your tour, and will also be open to your suggestions on what you would like to experience while you are in Rome.

Gabriele can start by taking you to the most popular attractions in Rome from the striking Vatican CIty to the hidden corners of the city away from the busy tourist spots. This will be a chance to see the beautiful architecture and experience the local culture first hand.

During the tour you will get to see and walk along one of the most beautiful bridges in Rome the ‘Ponte Sant Angelo,’ you will continue your tour by walking through hidden and picturesque street like the ‘Via del Governo Vecchio’ and to  local squares such as ‘Piazza Farnese’ - a favorite meeting place for locals.

In the places you will see and stop at from the restaurants to the cafe’s, you will get to experience what daily life is like for local Romans and discover some places that are not mentioned in guide books!

If you are hungry after your walking tour, your private guide Gabriele will be happy to take care of your needs by showing you the best places to eat and drink - away from the tourist traps!

This is what you can expect to see during your tour:
  • Meet at Ottaviano/San Pietro metro station & walk through the streets of Vatican city
  • Visit "Ponte Sant'Angelo”, "Via del Governo Vecchio" or "Piazza Sant'Eustacchio", places where no guides take you to
  • Coffee Break
  • Visit typical, old street market in "Campo de' Fiori" square
  • Arrive at “Trastevere”
  • Goodbye & keep enjoying Rome
About Gabriele: A graphic designer who is in love with art, architecture and all things beautiful. He would love to share his city with you and show you the Roman way of life.
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Campo de' Fiori
Ponte Sant'Angelo
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Feel like you're exploring Rome with a local friend who knows all the best places to go, see and eat on a private half-day walking tour. Get introduced to the layout of the sprawling city and its major sights, plus explore historic bridges, hidden squares, and lively neighborhoods not on the typical tourist path. Learn what it's like to actually live in the ancient capital, and get personalized tips on how to make the most of your Roman holiday.
  • Get a customized overview of Rome on a private, half-day walking tour
  • Wander the backstreets of Vatican City, visit a typical market, and discover places not in most guidebooks
  • Hear what it's like to live in Rome and ask all the questions you want
  • Learn how to avoid tourist traps and find the best food and deals in the city
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Completely personalised

My fiancé and I had been in Rome for only 2 days when we choose to do a tour with Elena. The tour set us up with a real understanding of what we were looking at, where we were going, and how stunning Rome was....More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Weg van de highlights

Valentina showed us the authentic streets of Rome, told about the way of living in those streets by the poor and rich people and she took us inside some shops to taste bread and 'gelato' the way it should be. We enjoyed the guide by...More

Thank HaraldSoest
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile
Walking with locals in Rome

Sara was amazing, friendly, knowledgable and professional. We had such a magnificent time learning about, and exploring some of the lesser known areas of Rome. A must do when you visit Rome!

Thank Grethe J
Reviewed 15 June 2018
Great experience

Elena is absolutely great. We spent 3 and a half hours with her, and it was full of information all through the Trastevere tour. She was a last minute replacement for Roberta but we love Élena, and if You have the chance, take her she...More

Thank jacques l
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile
Day like a Roman Tour

We're so glad we booked this tour. Federico was brilliant, friendly, knowledgeable and a very proud Roman! We learnt lots about the city from a local point of view and a particular highlight for us was the church in Trastevere, a perfect scene of Italian...More

Thank jujosop
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