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Dark Ages of Rome Night Walking Tour with Hidden History & Hauntings

Highlights
  • Opt for a different kind of sightseeing trip on a ghost tour of Rome 
  • Enjoy a different view of the city's illuminated landmarks at night
  • Beat the daytime heat and explore in cooler evening temperatures 
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Dark Ages of Rome Night Walking Tour with Hidden History & Hauntings
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Overview
Go beyond a straight tour of Rome’s top attractions with this alternative sightseeing experience, a ghost and mystery walking tour. Exploring at night allows you to avoid daytime heat and see the city anew. The atmospheric alleys and lit-up attractions (Campo de’ Fiori, Castel Sant’Angelo, and Palazzo Farnese) of the historical center take on an otherworldly glow as your guide brings supernatural and historical mysteries to life.
What to Expect
This ghost tour begins at Sant'Andrea della Valle church in central Rome where you’ll greet your guide at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled evening tour.
From there, embark on a journey into the ancient city’s dark heart. Stroll along Corso Vittorio to Campo de’ Fiori, a place where many say that paranormal activity occurs regularly.
Cross the Tiber River on the 15th-century Ponte Sisto and stop at haunted sites such as Corte Savella prison and Church of Santa Maria dell’Orazione e Morte. Listen to spine-chilling tales of restless spirits and resident ghosts rooted in Rome’s history.
After continuing down Via dei Banchi Vecchi and Via del Banco di Santo Spirito to Castel Sant’Angelo, commissioned by Rome’s Emperor Hadrian in 123 AD as a mausoleum, you’ll bid farewell to your guide.
Reviews (758)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great tour!

Really enjoyed this tour. Learned a lot of history about Rome and some notable people that I didn’t know previously. Sean was excellent. He was knowledgable, funny, and very nice. Would recommend this tour to anyone who loves history and is interested in a nighttime...More

1  Thank Jiffybox2021
Reviewed 4 days ago
Dark Heart of Rome with Max

I did the tour last Friday and it was great! The guys are professionals, they respect the schedule and pay attention to all the people in the group. Max is a very funny gui and a fantastic story teller. Nice done!!!

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Mihaela_MT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
A Fun and Interesting Night!

We booked this tour with few expectations, really just using it to fill an evening and see some more of the city. We ended up having one of the best nights of our holiday! Our guide, Matteo, was absolutely fantastic, and kept us entertained with...More

Thank Veemcc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Rome by night

Matteo was really interesting, talkative and answered a few question about many subjects. Has he seems to know the city very well it was a pleasure to hear him talk about all this stories. A super visit of the city with a different point of...More

Thank Samgouyet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
A different way to spend the evening

When we booked this, we didn't know what to expect. We just wanted setting different to do and the tour seemed interesting. The tour guide was friendly and guided the group of sixteen through the streets of Rome, mostly located near to the Trastevere and...More

Thank Explorer827069
CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Explorer827069, We appreciate the time taken to post a review. We would like to first and foremost thank you for booking with City Wonders. We were delighted to hear that your tour guide met up your expectations. We will make sure to pass on...More

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Explorer827069
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Response from 837stacier | Reviewed this property |
We had them printed but the tour guide already has your name and the number of people in your group. If you have mobile tickets, that should be fine...from my experience
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