Trastevere Walking Tour with local private guide

Trastevere Walking Tour with Local Private Guide

We are going to start diving into my favorite Trastevere neighborhood with the introduction to Italian history on the peak of the highest hill of the Eternal City, where locals enjoy wonderful panoramas. This is the spot with the most delicious and inexpensive Roman bars and restaurants.

This private walking tour is ideal during first days of your Roman holidays since after it, I am sure, you are going to have lunch and dinner only in Trastevere

During this tour you will discover:

  1. The story of unification of Italy and achievements of national hero, Giuseppe Garibaldi
  2. Where shootings of the most beautiful movie about Italy “The Great Beauty” (La Grande Bellezza) and scenes of “Spectre” about James Bond took place
  3. Interesting facts about the grandfather of famous Trevi Fountainthe Fountain of Acqua Paola. Also, you will learn how to recognize authors of architectural masterpieces (fountains, churches)
  4. Where to eat the best Italian pizza in Trastevere and the story of its creation
    best Italian pizza in Trastevere
  5. Where the love of famous Raphael Santi used to live
  6. My favorite restaurants and bars where I usually have a dinner and invite friends. You will find out places where you can pay 30-45 euro per two for an excellent dinner with wine, while other tourists pay 50 and more euro in touristic places
  7. Where Roman guys do marriage proposals to their lovers. The tour starts on the Janiculum hill, where we will see magnificent panorama of Rome and views of the Vatican

At the end of the tour, you will have a special:

Tasting of Italian Delicacies

Tasting of Italian Delicacies in Trastevere, Rome

In the last part of the tour, we will visit one of the best bistro restaurants in Rome, Bottega Fienaroli. The owner of the restaurant, Giacomo, is in love with Italian cuisine. He will meet you with a glass of excellent wine or crafted beer, as well as with cutting cheeses (formaggi) and meet (Italian prosciutto) from different regions of Italy.

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Organizational details

  • When we can have this tour: any day when the tour guide is available
  • Beginning time: 6 pm or 4.30 pm by agreement
  • Meeting point: observation deck in Piazza Garibaldi near the monument dedicated to Giuseppe Garibaldi
  • How to get there: the most convenient way to get to the observation deck is by taking a taxi for 8-15 euro or by taking bus №115 or №870 to Piazzale Garibaldi stop. Another option is to walk by foot if your hotel or apartment located in Trastevere area or somewhere nearby. If you are going to take a taxi in Rome, try our taxi calculator 
  • Duration of the tour: 2-2.5 hours
  • Price for a group of up to 3 participants: 175 euro for 2-2.5 hours
  • Maximum number of participants: 6 people, for 4th, 5th, and 6th participant an additional payment is 25 euro per person. (For instance, for 5 particiapnts 175+(2х25)=225 euro) – there will be no other tourists except your group, since our tours are individual
  • All answers to questions you may have you can find in the section “F.A.Q.”
  • Mini-photoshoot: available during the tour for an additional payment of 75 euro
  • Tasting of Italian delicacies: the plate of Italian traditional delicacies (cheeses, meet) is included in the price of the tour. Also, each participant of the tour will get a glass of wine or beer as a mini present from Giacomo
  • On Mondays and in August: instead of delicacies in Bottega Fienaroli, we are going to try pizza in one of the best Roman pizzerias and the real Italian gelato (ice cream)
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Author: Kate Zusmann

For the last five years I live in Rome, Italy. Recently, I've graduated from the American university of John Cabot with major in communication and minor in entrepreneurship. I have a passion for writing, traveling, and exploring new things.

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