Tour of Rome: journey through Beauty and Taste
Rome has an immense artistic, historical and cultural heritage. To be able to visit it and appreciate all its incomparable beauty, it would take several days, or one would have to return several times. For those who are visiting the Eternal City for the first time, what could be the best way to savour the infinite beauty of Rome, even if you only have a few days?
We have created a tour of Rome that will allow you to get in touch with the history and charm of the city, in an ideal itinerary that takes you from ancient Rome to the present day throught art, culture and gastronomy.
Private Tour: 2 people – duration 5 days / 4 nights
Price per person: from € 860
Customise this tour directly with the Local Expert who organises these tours in Rome.
|Where||Lazio – Rome and Frascati|
|When||All the year|
|Tour itinerary includes||History, art, food & wine and landscapes|
|Not included||International flights|
Day 1: Arrival in the Eternal City
We will organise your first Roman day according to your arrival in Rome. If you arrive by your own vehicles, you can directly reach the hotel and take possession of the room. For those arriving by plane, our driver will be waiting for you at the airport and will take you to the city in a comfortable car.
Depending on the time available, we can organize tours, book tickets for museums or a show, reserve a table for dinner.
Included: airport/hotel transfer for those arriving by plane, accommodation with breakfast in a four-star hotel
Day 2: Christian Rome and Baroque Rome
The morning of the second day is dedicated to the Vatican State and to the places that the whole world wants to see, at least, once in a lifetime. The Vatican Museums, with their rich collections of sculptures, paintings, frescoes, silverware and sacred objects. The Sistine Chapel with the Last Judgement by Michelangelo.
Saint Peter’s Basilica with its immense artistic heritage, amazing works of art such as the Pieta by Michelangelo or the Baldacchino by Bernini. The colonnade in the immense square in front of the Basilica.
At sunset, we will continue our tour of Rome to discover the Roman baroque. The sunset makes the monuments, squares, fountains that form the backdrop to the evening walk ever more fascinating.
The Spanish Steps with the Barcaccia, the Trevi Fountain to admire the most beautiful fountain in the world, and throw a coin that will bring you back in Rome, the ancient Pantheon and, finally, the scenic Piazza Navona.
The walk ends with an aperitif on the terrace with a magnificent view over the rooftops of Rome.
Included: guided tour of the Vatican museums/ Sistine chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica, evening walking tour in Baroque Rome with guide, aperitif with tasting in Piazza Navona, accommodation
Day 3: Imperial Rome and Trastevere
Touring Rome and walking through its streets and squares, which are part of the Archaeological Park of the Forum, is like taking a journey through the history of the Roman Empire, like entering the set of the many films that were inspired by the history of Rome (Ben Hur, Quo Vadis).
A morning full of strong emotions. In the company of our expert guide you will enter the Colosseum, and then continue the visit of the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill. In the afternoon, your tour of Rome continues with time to enjoy the city, take photos, buy souvenirs to take home.
In the evening, Trastevere, Rome’s most typical neighbourhood, will be the setting for our evening walking tours of Rome. You will walk through its alleys and squares: the Tiber Island, the Church of San Crisogono, the Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere, the Basilica of Santa Cecilia. Especially in the evening, the neighborhood takes on a convivial atmosphere and our guide will take you to some of the typical bars and restaurants in Trastevere to have some food tastings.
Included: guided tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, evening tour of Trastevere with guide and tastings in typical places, accommodation
Day 4: Frascati wine and gastronomy
For those who love to taste good wine and typical Roman foods in an environment of incomparable beauty, we have included in the guided tour Rome a unique destination that you allow you to look at Rome from the top of its hills.
Our driver will take you to the charming town of Frascati, a tour from Rome where you can walk around, enter some typical shops and taste the local gastronomy. Then, you will visit one of the most interesing wineries near Rome, where you can spend time in a vineyard. You will learn about the art of wine-growing, ending with a tasting of some fine wines produced locally. You will have lunch in a typical tavern, also called “fraschetta”.
After these tours from Rome, for the afternoon and evening you will have some time to enjoy the city on your own. We can reservese optional activities and for those who want to end their stay in Rome by dining in one of the restaurants selected by us, we can reserve a table.
Visited: Frascati and Rome
Included: Private car tour with driver in Frascati, guide for visiting Frascati and a winery, tasting of wines and typical products, lunch in the tavern of Frascati, accommodation
Day 5: Goodbye Rome
When you leave Rome, it is always goodbye, because Rome never ceases to amaze.
|Accommodation in a four star hotel (Old Town, Monti district, Trastevere)|
|Standard/classic double room|
|Accommodation with breakfast|
|Airport/hotel/airport transfer for those arriving by plane|
|Guided tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica|
|Evening walking tour in Baroque Rome with guide|
|Aperitif with tasting in Piazza Navona|
|Guided tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum|
|Evening tour of Trastevere with guide and tastings in typical places|
|Private car tour with driver in Frascati|
|Guide for visiting Frascati and a winery|
|Tasting of wines and typical products|
|Lunch in the tavern of Frascati|
|Medical baggage insurance|
|Travel agency assistance|
|What’s not included:|
|Tourist tax to be paid directly at the hotel|
|All personal extras at the hotel tips|
|Drinks, entrance fees and tickets during the excursion, unless explicitly mentioned in detail|
|Anything not expressly mentioned under in the above “What’s included” of the Rome tours|
Price per person:
From € 860 for a minimum of 2 people, no airport/hotel/airport transfer
From € 920 for a minimum of 2 people, with private car transfer and driver
Fees subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking
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- 30% upon confirmation of services
- 70% 45 days prior to arrival date
- Cancellation fee equal to 30% of the total cost of the trip, for cancellations made up to thirty-one days before the arrival date.
- Cancellation fee of 100%, for cancellations made from thirty days before and until the date of arrival.
We recommend to subscribe an insurance policy that covers any penalties in case of cancellation of this tour of Rome. Read the Terms and Conditions of Italia Delight (art. 11).
- Accommodation in a four star hotel (Old Town, Monti district, Trastevere)
- Standard/classic double room
- Accommodation with breakfast
- Airport/hotel/airport transfer for those arriving by plane
- Guided tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica
- Evening walking tour in Baroque Rome with guide
- Aperitif with tasting in Piazza Navona
- Guided tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum
- Evening tour of Trastevere with guide and tastings in typical places
- Private car tour with driver in Frascati
- Guide for visiting Frascati and a winery
- Tasting of wines and typical products
- Lunch in the tavern of Frascati
- Travel agency assistance
- Medical baggage insurance
What’s not included:
- Tourist tax to be paid directly at the hotel
- All personal extras at the hotel tips
- Drinks, entrance fees and tickets during the excursion, unless explicitly mentioned in detail which will be provided at the time of the booking request
- Anything not expressly indicated under in the above “what’s included”
I have been working in tourism since 1981, starting out as a salesman in a travel agency and then, over time, taking on positions of greater responsibility in operational management.
I am lucky enough to have been born and to live in Rome, one of the best-loved cities in the world.
A heritage of history, art, culture, and beauty that I wish to make known, proposing itineraries and experiences that can give the traveller the opportunity to appreciate all that Rome and Italy have to offer.
Journeys and proposals created in collaboration with an important tour operator of which I am technical director.
Price per person:
From € 860 for a minimum of two people, without airport/hotel/airport transfer.
From € 920 for a minimum of two people, with transfer by private car and driver.
To send a trip enquiry, contact the local Expert who organises this tour.