Rione Monti is one of the most charming districts in the heart of Rome, located only few steps away from the Colosseum and Piazza Venezia. Your local guide will bring you to the highlights of Monti district, showing you the main points of interest. Covering art and history as well as food and shopping, immerse yourself in the pleasant atmosphere of 'real' Rome. This area is famous in Rome for excellent family run restaurants and specialty stores.
We will sample our way through an endless selection of Roman restaurants, street food stops and wineries.
While you taste traditional specialties, we’ll visit the Basilica of Saint Peter in Chains, containing the relic of the chains that bound Saint Peter in Jerusalem, and Michelangelo's famous statue of Moses. Gaze upon the medieval towers of Capocci, Graziani, Milizie, and Grillo. See the Trajan's Market, the Suburra, and other precious churches, monuments and squares including Piazzetta Madonna ai Monti, the social and nightlife center of Monti.
Hear from your guide about Monti rich history and enjoy this informative and entertaining tour.
We often heard about Nero from movies and books but only in Rome we really had an idea of his ambition. We were impressed by the knowledge of our tour guide and by the ruins. Thank you guys for such a memorable experience!Paul V. from St. Antonio, Texas