Rome

To visit Rome and the Vatican
With a private licensed guide

 


                  

Home   | Prices   | Thanks   | Contact   |   Our Guides   |   We are on 


Guided tours of Circus Maximus

The Velabrum (area between the Tiber and the Capitol hill) used to be a swamp, and it is the place where according to legend the wolf found the twins Romulus and Remus. n time,because of its vicinity to ancient Rome's ports on the Tiber, the Velabrum became a residential area, of which there are still remains such as the Temple of Portunus and the Temple of Hercules Victor. This visit is dedicated to discovering the origins of Rome, in the places where the legend of Romulus and Remus took place. It will start at the Capitol hill, we will see the Theater of Marcellus, from the period of the emperor Augustus and the Temple of Apollo. We will also visit the church of San Nicola in Carcere among the ruins of the Forum Holitorium, the medieval church of San Giorgio al Velabro, the Arch of Janus and the Arcus Argentariorum. We will admire the Temple of Portunus and the Temple of Hercules, built in the place where according to legend the god fought the giant Cacus, the church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin (where we will see the famous Bocca della Verità) and end at Circus Maximus under the imperial at the foot of the imperial buildings, close to the Baths of Caracalla.

The visit include : Forum Boarium, Theater of Marcellus, church of San Nicola in Carcere, San Giorgio al Velabro, Arch of Janus, Temple of Portunus, Temple of Hercules, church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin, Circus Maximus.

Other ancient Rome Tours
Colosseum, Forum, Palatine
From the Velabro to Circus Maximus
Underground Rome
Baths of Caracalla and Via Appia Antica



CONTACT   Paola.bargigli@alice.it       0039/3358418486


Our guided walking tour


Rome
Venice
Florence
Siena
Pisa
Milan
Volterra
Lucca
Bologna
Mantua
Naples
Capri and Ischia
Pompei
Caserta
Amalfi, Ravello
Assisi
Tivoli
Lake Maggiore
Genova
Agrigento
Cefalu
Monreale
Turin
Palermo















Colosseum, Forum
Sixtine, st Peter
Baroque Rome
Capitoline
Caravaggio tour
Surroundings
Borghese gallery
Rome renaissance
Jewish Ghetto
St John Latran


Informations | FAQ | Map | Links | Official guides

All rights reserved © 2002 - 2018 Guiderome.com


Nous utilisons des cookies pour vous garantir la meilleure expérience sur notre site. Si vous continuez à utiliser ce dernier, nous considérerons que vous acceptez l'utilisation des cookies. Pour plus d'informations