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Be a Roman For a Day - Private Walking Tour With a Local

  • 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
Be a Roman For a Day - Private Walking Tour With a Local
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10 a.m. Roman Private TourMost Popular
The tour starts at 10 a.m. Walk through the street of Rome during a private local walking tour.
3 p.m. Roman Private Tour
The tour starts at 3 p.m. Walk through the street of Rome during a private local walking tour.
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.
What to Expect

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.
Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
A morning with Simone was AMAZING!!!

We had a fantastic day in Rome with Simone! He's very passionate about his city as well as extremely personable. He showed us areas of Rome that we would have certainly missed, especially the Jewish neighborhood which was very rewarding! Simone is very knowledgeable, answering...More

Thank BluffHeights
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Center City Rome

I just spent a delight day touring the heart of Rome with Sara. It has been the highlight of my trip. Sara went to great lengths to personalise the tour to cover exactly what I wanted to see and how I wanted to see it....More

Thank grandfondoitalia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rome local non-touristy sites- fantastic!

Chiara was great from all aspects. Her communication from start to finish was ideal as was her flexibility. She gave the best information on the history and cultural aspects of all the places visited and her passion for Rome is obvious and infectious. She can...More

Thank islandsandbeaches
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Palantine Hill snd Forum

Federico took 2 of us on a tour of the Forum and Palatine Hill. His planning and presentation were excellent and he really brought the area to life for us. His knowledge is exceptional and it was exactly what we wanted.

Thank ProspectinOZ
Reviewed 10 September 2018
Felt like a real local

Gabi was just amazing. We were a family of 5 people, one of them my Mom (73). He had no issue to slow things down and every now and again stop for a coffee to give my mom a break. He showed us the most...More

Thank Margaretha B
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Response from Margaretha B | Reviewed this property |
Hi My answer is the same as above. I cannot help with bookings, contact with locals, if Gabi is available I can highly recommend him. Regards Maggie