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We loved A Friend in Rome tours!

Silvia Prosperi’s “A Friend in Rome” tour company is one we highly recommend. This was our first... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jackie M
Silvia is a great guide of Rome!

Silvia was our guide for the Vatican and the Collosseum. She was very knowledgeable. My wife had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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"A Friend in Rome" is a new personal way to build up YOUR tour! The itinerary is discussed and created with you, based on a deep knowledge of the city of Rome and an informal friendly attitude to let you feel at ease. The tour is private just for...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Silvia Prosperi’s “A Friend in Rome” tour company is one we highly recommend. This was our first trip to Italy and Rome, and Silvia helped us determine the sites we wanted to focus on. There are too many to see in a few days! The...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Silvia was our guide for the Vatican and the Collosseum. She was very knowledgeable. My wife had lots of questions about the art, especially in the Sistine Chapel. Silvia knew all about the artists and sculptors. Her understanding of Rome’s history is amazing. Her English...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My brother in law booked 2 walking tours for our 2 families of 4 adults and 6 kids ranging in age from 16 -6 years of age.We had the pleasure of meeting Marta on the first tour for our visit to the Vatican museums.Marta was...More

Thank C V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love Silvia and her team! Luca was fabulous! Chuck, Ethan, Ben and I all enjoyed our time with him. Luca is very friendly, knowlegable and relatable. He draws you in and keeps your attention. Luca’s command of the English language is superb. My whole...More

Thank Felicia H
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We cannot speak highly enough of Valentina and Silvia from A Friend in Rome. First, thank you to Silvia for answering all our my many questions and setting us up with the perfect tour guide (Valentina) for our morning tour of Ancient Rome. You listened...More

Thank CarKub
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We used A Friend in Rome for 8 days straight. In Pompei and also in Rome. Every guide was amazing and knew their stuff as if they were PH D professors with a good personality. This was our 20th anniversary and they made this an...More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Our short visit to Rome was transformed into a wonderfully enjoyable and educational experience thanks to Sylvia and her team and expert tour guides. Thanks to them we were able to not only visit, but really understand, the historic significance of the key Roman sites...More

Thank bostonpercussionist
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We really enjoyed our tour with Nicole. She was knowledgeable, helpful and fun and brought the Colosseum and Forum to life so we could imagine the structures/buildings and life there as it once was. She made everything interesting for our 18 and 20 year old...More

Thank Pooleperson375
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Silvia is the best ! It really feels like you have a friend in Rome taking you around. I took their Vespa tour and I super enjoyed it and Fabrizio is an excellent driver !’nn

Thank swdee_12
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We spent 2 days with both Luciana and Silvia and saw a good bit of Roma! Would not have wanted to visit without a guide- we learned SO much more and bypassed long lines! The tours were tailored to our needs and interests - even...More

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Sheila122
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Response from afriendinrome | Property representative |
Ciao Sheila, we will do our best to assign the tours to Silvia or Francesca or some other guides of our team who is keen with teenagers. The tours cost respectively 150 and 200 euros plus admissions. Please send us an email... More
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