Best of Baroque Rome Small-Group Tour

Rome, Italy

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icon2 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

Discover Rome's beautiful Baroque treasures on this small-group evening walking tour that takes you to famous 17th-century landmarks like the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, and Piazza Navona. Learn about the architects and artistry that defined the Baroque period from an expert guide, and delve into the city’s ancient history, too, with a visit inside the magnificent Pantheon.
  • Small-group walking tour of Rome's Baroque landmarks
  • Learn about the Italian artists and architects who helped define the 17th-century movement
  • Visit famous Baroque landmarks including the Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain
  • Explore the stately sculptures and fountains of Piazza Navona
  • Travel off the beaten path to see lesser-known Baroque gems
  • Ideal for a pre-dinner stroll among some of Rome's most romantic monuments
  • Small group ensures personalized service

Professional guide for 2 hours
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Gratuities
Entrance fees (not applicable)

Departure Point

Piazza Navona, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

5:00 PM

Return Details

Spanish Steps, Piazza di Spagna, 00187 Roma RM, Italy
Connect with your guide and small group near the Piazza Navona in the early evening, an ancient square that was redefined during the Baroque period thanks to the installation of ornate palaces, celebrated sculptures, and several other fountains. Nearby, take a break from Baroque to venture into the city's more distant past with a visit to the Pantheon, one of Rome’s best-preserved ancient monuments.

Then move on to the splendid Trevi Fountain. Take in the romantic scene here, and learn about the artists and designers who created the intricate sculptural tableau that spouts water from one of Rome’s oldest aqueducts.

Conclude the tour along the famous Spanish Steps and the surrounding square and hear more historical anecdotes and purpose of the steps from your guide.

Throughout the tour, take advantage of your guide’s expertise to learn about the people and events that shaped this period of remarkable artistic flourishing in Italy.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Piazza Navona
Your guide will meet you and your group at Navona Square, the very heart of Baroque art in Rome. Precisely, meeting place will be at the most beloved of Bernini's Roman fountains, the four River Fountain.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Pantheon
Reach the stunning Pantheon, allow your guide to introduce you to its details and stories. Stop at Colonna Square, named after the white marble column of Marcus Aurelius.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Trevi Fountain
From the Pantheon move to the Trevi Fountain, a magical place as well as one of the oldest water sources in Rome. Learn about the architects, painters and sculptors who defined this fascinating period in Rome’s history.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Spanish Steps
End the tour at the Spanish Embassy, after learning about the beautiful Spanish Steps and the square's history.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved, not suitable for those with limited mobility.
  • Please note this tour requires a minimum of 4 participants to operate. If minimum number of participants is not reached the tour may not run.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

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