Origins of Rome Tour: Mouth of Truth Circus Maximus Forum Boarium & Local Guide

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

Learn about Ancient Rome during a history-focused walking tour. Listen to the tale of Romulus and Remus during a visit to Tiberine Island and see where merchants first traded along the Tiber River. Explore the Circus Maximus, where chariot races were once held, and see backdrops from the 1950s movie Roman Holiday.
  • Meet a local guide for a walking tour in Rome
  • Hear stories about the origins of Ancient Rome
  • Visit the Circus Maximus, site of chariot races
  • See familiar settings from the film Roman Holiday

Professional local guide
Small group tour (no more than 10 people)
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Tiber Island, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Departure Time

4:00 PM

Return Details

Circus Maximus, Via del Circo Massimo, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Pass By:  
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Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Isola Tiberina
You will learn the history about the creation of this unique small island in the middle of Tiber river
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
San Giorgio in Velabro
This was the place where according to the legend, Romulus and Remus where found by a she-wolf
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Circus Maximus
After visiting the Colosseum, see the other big open area destinated to public competions, where Romans like to assist to chariot races
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Basilica di Santa Maria in Cosmedin
Here stands the big mask of the Mouth Of Truth, became famous for the "Dolce Vita" movie "Roman Holidays"
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The guide speaks fluent English
  • It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes
  • Minimum numbers do apply: there is a possibility of cancelation after confirmation if there are not enough participants to meet the requirements. In such an event, you will be offered an alternative
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

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