Origins of Rome Tour: Mouth of Truth Circus Maximus Forum Boarium & Local Guide

Duration: 2 hours
Destination: Italy, Lazio, Rome

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  • 2 hours
  • Rome
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable


Enjoy this 2-hour walking tour along the places that tell the history on the origin of Rome.

Meet your guide at the Tiberine Island, and discover why the core of the island is shaped like a ship. Listen to the legend on Romulus and Remus, the twins fed by a she-wolf, heirs of Enea and founders of the city in the 6th century b.C.

See the area along the river Tiber were the first trades of merchants and shepherds begun. Visit the Mouth of Truth and take a picture in front of it as Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck did in the famous 50's movie "Roman Holiday". Finally, take a step back to the Roman Empire and imagine yourself as viewer of a chariot race inside the Circus Maximus

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Rome Tours with local Guide Marta - Vatican, Colosseum, Trastevere & More Guided Tours, Via Folco Portinari, 9, 00151 Roma RM, Italy

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Stop At: Isola Tiberina, Rome Italy

You will learn the history about the creation of this unique small island in the middle of Tiber river

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: San Giorgio in Velabro, Via del Velabro 19, 00186 Rome Italy

This was the place where according to the legend, Romulus and Remus where found by a she-wolf

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Circus Maximus, Via del Circo Massimo, 00186 Rome Italy

After visiting the Colosseum, see the other big open area destinated to public competions, where Romans like to assist to chariot races

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Basilica di Santa Maria in Cosmedin, Piazza della Bocca della Verita, 18 00186, Rome Italy

Here stands the big mask of the Mouth Of Truth, became famous for the "Dolce Vita" movie "Roman Holidays"

Duration: 15 minutes

  • Professional local guide
  • Small group tour (no more than 10 people)

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The guide speaks fluent English
  • It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes
  • Minimum numbers do apply: there is a possibility of cancelation after confirmation if there are not enough participants to meet the requirements. In such an event, you will be offered an alternative
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Tiber Island, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Departure Time

4:00 PM

Return Details

Circus Maximus, Via del Circo Massimo, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

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2 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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