THE MULTI-LAYERED CITY: DISCOVER ROME’S HIDDEN DEPTHS
The center of the world, the New Babylon, the Eternal City, the center of Western Christianity. This is the city of Rome.
Since its foundation on April 21, 753 BC, Rome has played a pivotal part in world history and civilization. During its expansion and transformation over the centuries — from a small group of villages on the Tiber into a huge, cosmopolitan city with more than 3 million inhabitants — Rome has been the scene of major historical events, religious changes, and artistic innovations.
On our Rome tours, we show you the multi-layered history of the Eternal City. This is the city where an Ancient Roman pagan temple was transformed into a Catholic church, and became the burial place of one of the greatest artists of all time; this is the city where a 16th century palazzo sits above the remains of a Roman theater, next door to a church supported by the columns of three subterranean pagan temples; this is the city of fountains, arches, columns, domes, and secrets that can only be discovered by those who know where to look…
Shared and Private Rome Tours
We offer a variety of Rome tours, ranging from shared tours of the city center to private tours of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and other key archaeological sites. All our tours are led by top-rated local guides – experts in their field – who have an infectious enthusiasm for the art and history of Rome. On your tour of Rome you’ll learn all about the fascinating history of the city and the stories of the people who transformed it over the centuries, walking in the footsteps of gladiators and emperors, popes and artists. With us, you’ll experience the real Rome, exploring the places where history was made.