After meeting your guide at your hotel, you'll enjoy a 3-hour walking tour of the highlights of the historical center of Rome. Your expert tour guide will be your story-teller during this amazing walk among the beautiful fountains and the most famous piazzas of the city. You'll see the Spanish Steps and Piazza di Spagna, Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, Piazza Navona and all the masterpieces along the way.
Take a walking tour of the city's most popular monuments and bustling piazzas in the historical center. Enjoy highlights of the city and see over 2000 years of history come to life! Meet your personal guide at your hotel and embark on this fantastic journey.Explore the Pantheon - the temple dedicated to "all the Gods of Olympus." This magnificent building is considered the most well-preserved ancient temple in the world and the most amazing architectural structure of the ancient world. Michelangelo was so impressed with the Pantheon that when he saw it for the first time, he proclaimed it of "angelic, and not human design."Stroll through the bustling Piazza Navona, perhaps the most beautiful squares in Rome, which houses three magnificent fountains including the famous Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi (Fountain of the Four Rivers) by Bernini. Piazza Navona is also one of the liveliest squares of Rome with several quaint outdoor restaurants and cafes. Tradition holds that this piazza was transformed into a 'naumachia' where sea battles took place in the 7th and 8th centuries, and it is said that chariot races once took place here as well.You'll also learn about Roman politics and the 'Talking Statues' of Rome. These five famous statues were once used by citizens to anonymously protest the Pope or Roman government and leak secrets of corruption not meant for public ears.Toss a coin into Trevi Fountain, the largest and most famous fountain in Rome as seen in Fellini's La Dolce Vita, ensuring that you will return to Rome one day. Learn the secrets that the fountain holds.Everyone who comes to Rome must visit the Spanish Steps - the "5th Avenue" of Rome - where all the world's top designers have set up shops. Take in the magnificent view of Rome from the top of the steps, and stroll down Via Condotti, at the base of the Spanish steps, which is one of the most famous places to shop in the world.Enjoy a private customized tour, which will include plenty of tips from your local guide on where to shop, eat, do in your free time. The City Walking Tour is a great way to start your Roman Holiday!