Trastevere Tour (includes Tiberine Island)
It is the oldest district of rome built on the right bank of the tiber river, before the vatican. It is considered the most pictoresque and charming area of the Eternal City.
Our informative and entertaining guide will take you to the most interesting and beautiful sites of Trastevere.
The tour starts from the Tiberine island with the oldest bridges of the city dating back to I century bc. The island was the home of Esculapius the god of medicine. You will then reach Piazza St. Benedetto with a precious medieval church. there, in Ancient times, the Romans built a public pool for navel battles.
The guide will then take you to the Basilica of ST. Cecilia, St. Maria in Trastevere, st. Crisogono and down to the crypts below these churches. You will see the ancient city walls and climb the hill of Janus the god of passageways until you reach the XVII century Paoline Fountain and a breathtaking belvedere on the way you will also visit some authentic local bakeries with fresh bread, pizza and pastries.
When: 7 days a week, all year around. Colosseum is closed on main holidays.
Time: From 8.30 am to 9pm. Departure time is customized
How much: Price depends on the amount of people on your tour and time of the year
Where: Meet on the Tiberine Island- (exact meeting location provided after booking). Our guides can also meet you at the hotel
Who: All age groups and fitness levels
What to wear: Comfortable clothing and shoes - Wear a hat and bring a bottle of water with you in the hot summer days
Weather restrictions: Tour takes place rain or shine
Other Info: The tour is particularly suitable to lovers of Medieval Art and photographers. Our guides are extremely knowledgable and very funny