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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
From US$33.60
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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.
From US$33.60
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.
From US$33.60
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 (29)
1 - 5 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Had a wonderful walking tour with Gabi

Had a customise tour with Gabi, a combination of walking like locals tour plus visiting the churches and of course the foodie tour. I had a great time exploring Rome with him. He knows the city very well, gave me clear explanations on every site...More

Thank fluffyvla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Our tour with Chiara was perfect!

We had a wonderful time with Chiara. Because we'd been to Rome before, Chiara customized the tour to show us parts of Rome we'd never seen. We loved wandering the non-touristy streets with Chiara, who was the perfect guide. Our best tour ever.

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 25 October 2018
A wonderful evening with Simone

Simone was a great tour guide! He took us into all the different piazzas where we were able to see and interact with the locals on a beautiful Saturday evening. We saw such amazing churches and ate authentic pizza.

Thank Katie N
Reviewed 22 October 2018
Great walking tour of Rome

Had a great time with Simone - taking us to on the walking tour of the city. It was a great starter for a weekend in Rome - giving us the highlights, history, and tips (such as a great restaurant). Most important for us was...More

Thank Sunshine797335
Reviewed 15 October 2018
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

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13 September 2018|
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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