The Borgias Historic Walking Tour

From $ 94.7
Learn about one of the most powerful and controversial Roman families of the Renaissance - the Borgias - and admire some of their treasures on this fascinating two-hour walking tour of Rome with a local art historian guide.

Highlights:
- Enjoy a two-hour walking tour in Rome
- Learn about the powerful House of Borgia from a local art historian
- See the former palace where Pope Alexander VI lived
- Go to the old medieval market Campo de' Fiori

Trace the History of the Infamous Borgia Family
Starting at the Castel Sant'Angelo, your guide will show you various sites associated with the Borgias. You'll see the beautiful Palazzo Sforza Cesarini, former home of Rodrigo Borgia. Experience the “talking statue” of Pasquino, and visit Campo de’ Fiori, the market which dates back to the Middle Ages.

The House of Borgia were rich, famous, and powerful, and have inspired books and even a TV series. During your tour, you'll learn how the Spaniard, Rodrigo Borgia became pope in 1492, taking the name Pope Alexander VI and dedicating himself exclusively to "fixing" his family, and many other fascinating stories about the family. 

The tour is operated in English. 

How do I get my tickets?
Shortly after your booking is complete your e-ticket will be sent directly to your email, just print it out and bring it on your tour. 

Where does the tour begin?
The tour starts at Castel Sant'Angelo. Please be there 15 minutes before the tour starts. 

Where does the tour end?
The tour ends at Via Giulia, close to the Church Santa Maria in Monserrato.

How long does the tour last?
The tour lasts approximately two hours. 

Are there children's tickets?
Yes, children's tickets are available for children between ages 7-18. Children under seven are free when accompanied by a paying adult.  

Important information:
- The tour involves a moderate amount of walking. We recommend comfortable walking shoes.   


Opening hours

The tour departs Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 6 PM.

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tue, 27 nov 2018

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Running Time: 2 hours

Opening hours

The tour departs Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 6 PM.

Directions

The Borgias Historic Walking Tour

Lungotevere Castello, 50 00193 Rome