Discover the highlights of Baroque Rome with an art-history guide, following in the footsteps of the great artists that embellished Rome and earned it the name of the Eternal City.
With our Best of Baroque Rome Small Group Tour, you will be in a group up to 12 people accompanied by a dedicated licensed guide who is an expert in Baroque Rome. The limited number of participants will allow each of you to interact with the guide and make sure you can listen to the guide's every word. Follow your engaging guide as you go back to the time of Baroque Rome, when the most important artists from all around Europe came to the city to work for the Popes. During this 2 hour pleasant walking tour you will visit beautiful churches with Renaissance masterpieces: there is one on every corner of the city! You will learn all about great Italian artists, such as Bernini, Caravaggio. Their personal and artistic stories, their rivalries and how they managed to turn around the image of Rome, creating the beautiful city we still admire today.
The tour will begin from Navona Square, at Bernini’s Fountain of the Four Rivers. On your walking tour along the picturesque roman streets you will pass by the Pantheon, once a pagan temple dating back to the 2nd century AD, now a Church and one of the most preserved artifacts in the city. Next stop will be Colonna Square, named after the marble column of Marcus Aurelius.
The guide will lead your group expertly to the Trevi Fountain, the most famous fountain in Rome and featured in a number of different movies. The Baroque Rome walking tour will end at the Spanish Steps, the impressive staircase dominated by the Trinità dei Monti Church at the top.
Navona Square, at Bernini’s Fountain of the Four Rivers. Your guide will have a sign "Rome Private Guides".
DRESS CODE: in order to enter religious sites, such as Churches, every participant must make sure they cover their shoulders and knees.
We also suggest you wear comfortable shoes, as a moderate amount of walking is involved in this tour.
This tour is not wheelchair accessible.