Savour the foods of Rome on a 3.5-hour walking tour of the traditional working class neighborhood of Testaccio. Sample local produce at family-run restaurants, go to an open-air market to marvel at local produce and discover the secrets of Roman cuisine.
What to Expect
Discover the secrets of Roman cuisine on a 3.5-hour walking tour of the typical working class rione (neighborhood) of Testaccio.
Visit family-owned restaurants and food stores that have been handed down through generations. Find authentic craft shops, and traditional Roman restaurants, as well as a large open market that is the soul of the neighborhood. Meet friendly locals as you stop for at least 8 food tastings.
Along the way you will see sites of artistic and cultural interests, such as the Artists’ Cemetery, the ancient slaughterhouse turned into the Macro Museum. Go to Aventine Hill with its beautiful Parco degli Aranci and Knights of Malta keyhole, from where you can enjoy a breathtaking view of St. Peter’s Basilica.
- 10 food tastings
- Sight visits