View Rome through a culinary lens with this 4.5-hour private tour, where you will visit key sites of Ancient Rome: Ancient Rome, the Colosseum, Forum and Marcello Theater. Enjoy food-tastings at the local Campo de' Fiori food market and pass through the Jewish district to learn about some typical Roman dishes originating through its Jewish community. Discover Roman food traditions past and present while learning the history of Rome.
Meet your private guide at 8:45am in front of the Colosseum, from here you will enter Rome's most iconic monument with skip the line tickets.
Listen as the guide explains the gruesome spectacles that took place inside and learn of the central role the amphitheater played in the life of Romans from all social backgrounds. From the Colosseum you will enter the Roman Forum, here you will see and learn about everyday life in Ancient Rome, as you visit the temples, marketplaces and other public buildings. Enjoy a unique perspective as the tour focuses on the role of food in Ancient Rome.
From the Roman Forum, take a pleasant stroll to the Jewish District of Rome. Admire the Marcello Theater, an Ancient Roman theater still standing today. Learn how this community impacted Rome and the culinary traditions that originated in this historic district.
Finally, the tour will take you to Campo de’ Fiori food market, still frequented by locals today. Here you will leap from past to present day Rome, as you learn all about the culinary secrets used by Romans today. Whilst at the market you will get the opportunity to taste some delicious local delicacies, such as cold cuts, crispy Roman pizza, cheeses, oils and vinegars.
Your tour will finish at around 1:15pm in the market.