Small-Group Rome Jewish Ghetto Tour

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The Jewish Ghetto is one of the oldest and most interesting areas of Rome where it is still possible to experience the real Roman character and folklore away from the usual tourist itineraries. Join a Special Guided Tour of the Roman Jewish Ghetto to explore some of the treasures of Rome. Breathe in a magic atmosphere while visiting the Theater of Marcellus, the Portico d'Ottavia, Mattei Palace and Square.Tour is limited to a maximum of 20 people.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Small-group tour
  • Includes free admission to top local attractions
Itinerary

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Stop At: Via Portico d'Ottavia, Rome, Lazio



Stroll through a maze of fascinating medieval streets and narrow alleys. The walk begins from Via del Portico d'Ottavia, once „Via Rua".

The street, Via del Portico D'Ottavia, takes its name from the huge quadriporticus of Octavia, which originally had about 300 columns, incorporating the Temples of Jupiter and Juno (23 AD).



Duration: 1 hour



Stop At: Teatro di Marcello, Rome, Lazio



you will soon see the Roman remains of the ancient fish market and the beautiful architecture of Teatro Marcello (Marcello's Theatre), the three tall columns that survived from the Temple of Apollo Medicus (built in 433 BC), and the ruins of the Temple of Bellona (built in 236 BC dedicated to the God of War). In the 16th century a palace was built by the powerful Orsini family in the caves of the theatre. The theater was commissioned by Julius Caesar, inaugurated by Augustus in 11 BC, and dedicated to the memory of his nephew Marcellus (Octavia's son) who died at the age of 19.



Duration: 1 hour



Stop At: Piazza Mattei, Rome, Lazio



Keep walking along Via della Reginella, you will pass by buildings, of no less than 6 floors with low-ceilings that were typical in the old ghetto, it’s possible to reach Piazza Mattei. Overlooking a little square, is Palazzo Costaguti, frescoed by Guercino, and Palazzo Mattei (16-17th century), its courtyard with a double loggia and staircase decorated by colossal Roman busts, statues, sarcophagi, antique relics all of them in excellent condition making it one of the most curious sights of the city. The churches of Santa Maria in Campitelli and Santa Caterina dei Fumari, the Palaces of Albertoni and Capizucchi are other jewels of this peaceful residential and monumental area where it is still possible to find the spirit of Ancient Rome.

End of Jewish Ghetto Rome walking tour.





Duration: 1 hour




Schedule details

Departure Point:
Via del Teatro di Marcello, 42

Departure Time:
10:30 AM
Duration:
3 hours
Return Details:
Piazza di Campitelli, 9, 00186 Roma RM, Italy


Pricing information

10:30 AM JEWISH GHETTO
Code: TG1

From
USD $92.27

Pricing information

Small-Group Rome Jewish Ghetto Tour

Jewish Synagogue

Inclusions:
  • Professional guide
  • Headset (over 8 pax)
  • Entry/Admission - Via Portico d'Ottavia
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
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