Colosseum and Rome Squares and Fountains Walking Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Rome

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Special combined tour to see the main feature of the Eternal City. Start from Colosseum, join a skip the line group tour option. Then you will pass to have a walking tour along the narrow streets of the city center admiring the highlights of Rome.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Tour In Rome by Tour in the City, Rome, LazioShow up at the meeting point for the check-in.Tour in the City agency is located in via della Polveriera 11.Stop At: Colosseum, Rome, Lazio1 hour official guided tour of the Colosseum. Enjoy skip the line entrance and the experience of official professional guides.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Spanish Steps, Rome, LazioStarting point for the second part your tour. Meet you guide near the obelisk and enjoy 3 hours walking tour.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Fontana Barcaccia, Rome, LazioA Baroque-style fountain found at the foot of the Spanish Steps in Rome's Spagna Square. Commissioned Pope Urban VIII, the fountain was realized by Pietro Bernini between 1623 and 1629, possibly along with the help of his son Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Trevi Fountain, Rome, LazioDesigned by Italian architect Nicola Salvi and completed by Giuseppe Pannini. Standing 26.3 metres (86 ft) high and 49.15 metres (161.3 ft) wide,[1] it is the largest Baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Pantheon, Rome, LazioIt is one of the best-preserved of all Ancient Roman buildings. commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during the reign of Augustus, it was completed by the emperor Hadrian and probably dedicated about 126 AD. Subsequently, it has been used as a church and dedicated to "St. Mary and the Martyrs". Its peculiarity is the coffered concrete dome, with a central opening (oculus) to the sky. Almost two thousand years after it was built, the Pantheon's dome is still the world's largest unreinforced concrete dome. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Piazza Navona, Rome, LazioDating back to the 1st century AD, the square was built on the site of the Stadium of Domitian, and follows the form of the open space of the stadium. The ancient Romans went there to watch the agones ("games"), and hence it was known as "Circus Agonalis" ("competition arena"). Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, Rome, LazioIt isthe fountain in the middle of Piazza Navona square. It was designed in 1651 by Gian Lorenzo Bernini for Pope Innocent X, and represents four major rivers of the four continents through which papal authority had spread: the Nile representing Africa, the Danube representing Europe, the Ganges representing Asia, and the Río de la Plata representing the Americas.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Campo de' Fiori, Rome, LazioSince 1869 the square has been the home to a colorful local market of grocerie and it has always remained a focus for commercial and street culture. However, the square has been also used for public executions. Among them, the most famous was the philosopher Giordano Bruno, burnt alive for heresy in 1600.Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Largo di Torre Argentina, Rome, LazioThe enigmatic site of Julius Caesar’s assassination. The place is called Sacra Area di Largo di Torre Argentina, where, according to historians, Julius Caesar was stabbed to death. Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Piazza Venezia, Rome, LazioThe final stop of this tour is at the Vittoriano, commemorating the unification of Italy, this monument was begun in 1885 and inaugurated in 1911 in honour of Victor Emmanuel II of Savoy, the first king of Italy.Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Pantheon
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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