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Address: viale Trastevere, 00126 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +393468739197
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Description: Top-rated, engaging tours of the Vatican and beyond. We are a small team...
Top-rated, engaging tours of the Vatican and beyond. We are a small team of passionate, expert guides and we all have one common goal: to help you make the most of your visit! Wherever you'd like us to take you, you'll avoid the lines and the crowds, you'll be engaged and inspired, you'll relax, laugh and learn. We know you're here on vacation and our tours are designed with that in mind. Whether you join us for a planned tour or a custom-tailored outing, we will turn your visit into an extraordinary experience!
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The best way to experience Rome

Rome Illuminated arranged a few tours for our Italy trip and they really were the highlights of our vacation. Lauren is so accommodating and communicative. It was very easy to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Rome Illuminated arranged a few tours for our Italy trip and they really were the highlights of our vacation. Lauren is so accommodating and communicative. It was very easy to make all the arrangements. Our guides were all fantastic. We had Leith take us through Chianti Classico for wine tasting. We spent a full day with her visiting wineries, the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I can't say enough great things about Rome Illuminated. They provide a great service and the fact that you can customize your tour makes them even better. Lauren was very responsive and helpful with all of our requests. Our tour guide, Kristian, was awesome!! He was very very knowledgeable and provided us with a fabulous fun filled experience. We will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Up front the R.I.did a good job in preparing my trip. The communication was prompt, clear and helpful. I booked a 6 hr tour that is customized for me, and a day trip to 3 locations northwest of the city. This was my 3rd time in Rome, and my guide still managed to awe me with the wonders of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We had the great pleasure of taking a walking food and market tour with Evan on our recent trip to Rome, and it was one of the highlights of our visit. We were welcomed at a hand-picked selection of fabulous, off-the-beaten-track restaurants, cafes, food vendors and markets -- all while learning about and enjoying the history, architecture of the city.... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Our family (16 years to 75 years) had a fabulous afternoon with Evan in the area around Forum Romanum (plus plus). Having been to Rome many times before, we were not sure we really needed a guide, but this was definitely worth it. The whole place came alive in a totally different way than if we had just walked around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

In our 40+ years of travel we have never had a better tour experience. Lauren was friendly, courteous and efficient in the preparation of our tours and Evan was punctual, knowledgeable and genuinely enthusiastic about the subject matter of each day's tour. Evan also went above and beyond his duties as a guide to assist and advise us on other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

A huge thank you to Evan at Rome Illuminated who helped us see all the highlights of the Vatican on a very tight schedule. We'd not realized that the Vatican would be closed on the Friday when we were scheduled to be in Rome. Evan managed to get us tickets and guide us through the Vatican museum, the Sistine Chapel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We were referred to ROme Illuminated by a friend, and so we contacted them to plan a tour of the city to make sure we would see everything we wanted in a busy Easter week. We settled for a night tour and a 6 hour tour. Evan was our guide, and he knows the city very well. He has lived... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Our review of "Rome Illuminated" is long overdue, but it's better late than never ... and ... I just could not pass on the opportunity to share our experience with others. It’s been more than six months since we’ve returned from our vacation but to this day we are still talking about the awesome European holiday we had and Rome... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Rome Illuminated was recommended to us by our sister-in-law. We were certainly glad we took her advice! We had about three days in Rome and wanted to make the most of our stay. We corresponded with Lauren by email for several months prior to our arrival. She was very helpful and made several recommendations for our trip including where to... More 

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Address: viale Trastevere, 00126 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +393468739197
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome

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