The Heart of Ancient Rome and Ghetto Walking Tour

Rome, Italy

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 4 more
Overview

Discover two of Rome’s oldest and best-preserved historic neighborhoods on a 3-hour morning walking tour of the Trastevere and Jewish Ghetto districts. Hear tales of local history from a guide as you pass by highlights like the Byzantine Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere, Tiber Island, Portico d'Ottavia temple and Bernini’s Turtle Fountain. Finish at a traditional open-air market, where you’ll enjoy a slice of true Roman life with take-away pizza.
  • 3-hour late morning walking tour of Rome's Trastevere and Jewish Ghetto neighborhoods
  • Stroll through two of the Eternal City's most authentic and well-preserved districts
  • Pass by historic highlights like the Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere, Tiber Island, and Bernini’s Turtle Fountain
  • Learn about local history from a knowledgeable guide
  • Savor a slice of authentic Roman pizza from an open-air market
  • Hotel pickup included

Pick-up and drop-off service at hotel (inside Aurelian Walls)
3 hours with a professional guide
Emergency number also operational via whatsapp
Gratuities
Tips

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Free Pick up from Hotels, Appartments, Bed&breakfast, accomodations. only in the city center (
inside the Aurelian Walls). The address must to be provided on the reservation. If you do not find your
hotel in the list you must necessarily write it: without it, the service is not guaranteed

Departure Time

9:00 AM
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Trastevere
The tour starts from “Piazza Trilussa” in Trastevere and continues with the visit of St. Mary Basilica, one of the few remaining Byzantine churches in the city
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Isola Tiberina
The Tiberine island, “Isola Tiberina”, with its two important and well known hospitals and basilicas.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Fontana delle Tartarughe
Walking through the small streets of the ghetto, you will discover the beauty of the Turtle Fountain, built by Gianlorenzo Bernini
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Ghetto Ebraico
The old Jewish ghetto, During the Imperial age, the old market was housed in the Jewish district.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Via Portico d'Ottavia
Crossing the river you will see a huge complex called “Portico d’Ottavia”, located in the old Jewish ghetto.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Piazza Trilussa
Walking through the small streets of the ghetto, you will discover the beauty of the Turtle Fountain, built by Gianlorenzo Bernini, maximum exponent of the baroque period.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Basilica di Sant'Andrea della Valle
after the Turtle fountain visit the S. Andrea Della Valle church
Duration: 40 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Welcome Italy - Day Tours
End of the tour. pick up to the hotel
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums.
  • Provide the Correct address of your accommodation , hotel, B&B
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (central Rome only)
  • Provide the correct phone number with international country code
  • check that you provide all the details to the agency
  • Without this information we can not guarantee the correct service
  • Emergency number also operational via whatsapp- One day before 24 H. Call to confirm the pick up
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers

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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