Rome in the Movies

A walk in the Eternal City through scenes from the most famous movies that have been shot in Rome over the last 60 years

Focus

  • Archeology
  • Art
  • History

What makes this tour Special

Well ... actually it is Rome and its iconic beauty are what makes this tour special!

Relive the scenes of your preferred classic movies in the stunning locations that made Rome being loved worldwide

Step from Dolce Vita atmosphere to epic chariot races and again from the sunny Italian lifestyle to the scary secrets of the Illuminati in one go

What to Expect

PRIVATE TOUR

Enjoy your tour with your own private tour expert at your party's disposal only

DURATION

4 hours

START TIME

09:00 - 14:00

TRANSFER

Meet&Greet at your hotel/accomodation. Transfer to the tour site included

KID FRIENDLY

This tour is suitable for kids of all ages

ENTRANCE TICKETS

No entrance tickets are needed! Enjoy your tour!

What's Included
  • Blue badge certified private tour guide
  • Reservation fees
  • Meet & greet your private guide at your hotel or accommodation
Not Included/ Optional Extras
  • Transfer from the hotel or accommodation to the sites if needed
  • Extras

Sites you’ll visit

  • Spanish Steps
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Piazza Navona
  • Pantheon
  • Mouth of Truth
  • Piazza Venezia
  • Circo Massimo
  • A picture with the Spanish Steps in the background is a must do in Rome! This modern monument was arranged three centuries ago in order to find an architectural connection between the Fountain of the Barcaccia on the street level, by Pietro Bernini, and the Renaissance church standing on the top of the slope. The Spanish Steps are unique for their unusual plan and shape designed by Alessandro Specchi and Francesco De Sanctis. Traditional icon of the Italian Dolce Vita, the Spanish Steps cannot be missed during a visit to the Eternal city.
  • The backdrop to many classic films such as "Roman Holiday" and "La Dolce Vita" the fountain is the biggest of its kind in Rome. Work on the fountain started in 1732 after the Popes competition during the Baroque era to build something as beautiful as the Spanish Steps. The creator of the world famous fountain actually didn't win the contest but due to the outcry in Rome over a Florentine having won, Nicola Salvi was given the go ahead!
  • Piazza Navona is littered with Baroque masterpieces, including those of the world famous "Bernini" The area was originally used as an Athletics stadium in the year of 80 AD under Emperor Titus, which later turned into the city's market in the 1500's. The square has kept its original shape and the surrounding buildings were erected upon the ancient crowd stand foundations.
  • The Pantheon, a former Roman temple, is located within central Rome, within walking distance to other well known sites as Navona Square and the Trevi Fountain. Now a functional church, it is the burial place for many Resniense masters such as Raphael as well as 2 kings of Italy. The monument is very unique with a circular, Oculus roof allowing sunlight and even rain into the beautiful church. The original building was constructed almost 2000 years ago and Michelangelo was noted as saying that the design is of Angels and cannot be of human concept.
  • This mysterious, almost freestanding artifact from Ancient Rome has unclear answers of its original. Some historians say it was used as a drain cover inside the openair temple opposite to where it stands now, others suggest it was used for blood to drip through during animal sacrifices. Nowadays, there is a big myth that, if a liar places their hand within its open mouth, the hand will be lost forever. Many replicas can be found around Italy and even abroad, however, the origin is within the covered entrance of the Santa Maria in Cosmedin church in Rome.
  • Some say Piazza Venezia is the center of Rome, and it is hard to disagree. Standing in this are will give you several choices for what to discover next! The square itself is home to the famous "Big white building" which is an the National Memorial that allows you great views of Rome. Within the square you can also see Trajan's Column and even the Colosseum in the distance!
  • Circo Massimo was a huge entertainment venue during Ancient times and was mainly used for chariot-racing for the Emperor, the first of its kind. The site hosted an estimated 150,000 spectators at one time, roughly double then the Colosseum. The ancient race course still has visible foundations and the shape is perfectly intact, despite being almost 2 thousand years old. The location is between the Aventine and Palatine Hills, of which the latter offers a great view of the Circus below.

Tour description

Your enjoyment of Rome's treasures will certainly be enhanced by your knowledgeable and passionate guide, while Rome's striking scenery and the drama of the movies will make your heart race. Discover the marvels of the Eternal City through scenes from the most famous movies that have been shot in Rome over the last 60 years. Accompanied by your guide follow the steps of stars such as Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn and Julia Roberts. You will discover itineraries with stunning squares, fountains and monuments.

Marvel at the eternal beauty of the Trevi Fountain, which charm was immortalized in La Dolce Vita and the scene with Anita Ekberg. Head to the Mouth of Truth, one of the main sets from the movie Roman Holiday. The artistic genius of Woody Allen will lead us to the Spanish Steps and Piazza Venezia as seen in the movie To Rome with Love. Head to the Circo Massimo, seen in the masterpiece Ben-Hur. Marvel at Navona Square, one of the main sets in Eat, Pray, Love starring Julia Roberts. Finally, Angels and Demons, the movie inspired by Dan Brown’s bestseller, will guide you to the Pantheon.

Cancellation Policy

Please note that Eyes of Rome® applies the following cancellation policy for the selected product:

  • Eyes of Rome operates on a Full Refund Policy of the amount paid during the booking for cancellations made with 30-days minimum notice
  • For cancellations/amendments requested from 30 to 3 days from the tour starting time, Eyes of Rome reserves the right to charge or hold from the downpayment % of your booking
  • For no shows on the day of the tour or cancellations/amendments requested less than 72 hours from the tour starting time, Eyes of Rome reserves the right to hold the amount paid during check out and charge any remaining balance for incomplete payments

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