Rome Highlights Tour | Squares and Fountains | Walking small Group experience

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Marvel at Rome’s magnificent architecture on a 2.5-hour walking tour of the city’s historic piazzas and palazzos. Pose for photos on the iconic Spanish Steps, throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain and stand in awe before the mighty Pantheon, the ‘Temple of the Gods’. Stop along the way to admire the Baroque treasures of Piazza Navona, walk in the footsteps of Julius Caesar on Campo de ‘Fiori and take in the views from the Vittoriano. This small-group tour is limited to 15 for a personalized experience.
  • 2.5-hour walking tour of Rome’s squares and fountains
  • Explore Rome’s most beautiful piazzas, palazzos, fountains and monuments
  • See iconic landmarks like the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon
  • Experience local life as you visit the lively Piazza Navona and Campo de ‘Fiori
  • Learn about Rome’s fascinating history from an expert guide
  • Ideal introduction to Rome for first-timer visitors
  • Small-group tour limited to 15 people ensures a personalized experience

Headsets to hear the guide clearly (over the 8 people)
Professional art historian guide
Tour escort/host
Food and drinks, unless specified
Gratuities
Transportation to/from attractions
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Piazza della Trinità dei Monti, 3, 00187 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

5:00 PM

Return Details

Piazza Venezia, Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Piazza di Spagna
After having met your guide near the obelisk, get down this monumental stairway of 174 steps.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Fontana della Barcaccia
Hear about the Bernini-designed Barcaccia Fountain, which is found at the foot of the steps. This sculptural fountain is made into the shape of a half-sunken ship with water overflowing its sides into a small basin. According to legend, as River Tiber flooded in 1598, water carried a small boat into the Piazza di Spagna. When the water receded, a boat was deposited in the center of the square, and it was this event that inspired Bernini's creation.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Trevi Fountain
Stroll onward to see the Trevi Fountain. It is known as one of the most stunning fountains in the world. But there’s a lot more than just beauty behind this famous fountain and you will get to know all the the legends and the myths that surround one of the most famous fountain in the world. The movie “Dolce Vita”, just underlined its legacy.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Tempio di Adriano
Take a stop to admire the ruins of the ancient "Hadrianeum", Temple of Hadrian, a masterpiece you will find just around the corner. It is said that are just these ruins to name the Stony Square.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Pantheon
Make your way to the ancient Pantheon. It was built as a temple to all the gods of Olympus. This temple is famous worldwide for its incredible dome which is the largest in the world since ancient times.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Palazzo Madama - Sede del Senato della Repubblica
Pass by the seat of the Senate of the Italian Republic.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Piazza Navona
Continue your walking to Piazza Navona. Learn about the ancient circus that once surrounded the piazza, giving it a unique oblong shape. The “square” is home to a collection of sculptures and fountains such as Bernini’s Fountain of the Four Rivers, an eye-catching masterpiece that sits in the center. 
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Chiesa di Sant'Agnese in Agone
 Admire the façade of Sant’Agnese in Agone as your guide talks about Girolamo Rainaldi and Francesco Borromini, the designers of the handsome baroque church.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Campo de' Fiori
Walk to Campo de’ Fiori, where a vibrant outdoor food market is found.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Largo di Torre Argentina
Continue to the spot where Julius Caesar is said to have been assassinated, by the Sacra Area di Largo di Torre Argentina. 
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Chiesa del Gesu
Admire the beatifull Church of the Jesus. Its facade is "the first truly baroque façade", introducing the baroque style into architecture.[4] The church served as model for innumerable Jesuit churches all over the world, especially in the Americas
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Piazza Venezia
Finish with a stroll around Piazza Venezia to admire the grandiose Vittoriano monument, which was built to the commemorate the unification of Italy.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Mandatory meeting time for the walking tour is 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time
  • Activity subjected on weather conditions. Cancellations, changes or issues due to weather are beyond our control. In this instance the company reserves the right to propose an alternative to this activity.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Not recommended for travelers with motor difficulties and walker users
  • We kindly inform you that any kind of disability (visual impairment, hearing impairment,... ) or anything that might prevent you to regularly join the tour, MUST BE communicate in advance to our staff.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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