Fall and Rise of Rome - Private Tour

The Fall and Rise of Rome: Private Walking Tour

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What You'll Do
  • Find out what happened after Rome fell
  • Explore ancient ruins and churches
  • Travel through Rome during the Middle Ages
Explore Rome through the eyes of its early Medieval pioneers as you journey through time from the fall of the Roman Empire to the beginnings of the Renaissance period. See some of the city's most unique architecture and beautiful churches.
What to Expect
Journey back in time to learn of the fall of the Roman Empire and Rome's re-emergence during the Middle Ages. Follow your expert guide as you visit spectacular archaeological sites and beautiful early Christian churches.

This Rome tour will explore a different side to the Eternal city's history and culture. The familiar sites of Ancient Rome and the later Renaissance are well known to all but between these eras, Rome has a wealth of interesting monuments that are rarely visited.

The walk begins at the church of San Clemente, built over the remains of a 1st century temple. It is a fascinating structure that contains one of the world's oldest pieces of written Italian.

Passing through the Celian district, stop at the church of SS. Quattro Coronati - regarded as Rome's most beautiful medieval building, This 11th-century landmark houses stunning decorative art including frescos of San Sylvester.

This medieval Rome walking tour will climb up the hill to the church of SS. Giovanni e Paolo where you can see a collection of dwellings from the 3rd century. It gives a compelling insight into everyday life with well preserved wall decorations. You can sense the gradual transformation of society, culture and art as the centuries have passed.
What's Included
  • Tour guide
What's Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities
Meeting Point

Meet your guide at a small cafe called Bar San Clemente, located at Via San Giovanni in Laterano 124 (across the street from the church of San Clemente). (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
Walks are held rain or shine with some variations to accommodate the weather.

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Product ID: 14655