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Artviva - The Original & Best Walking Tours

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Address: Rome, Italy
Phone Number: 011 39 055 2645033
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$22*
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Expensive, but worth it.

After experiencing the ArtViva tours in Firenze in March, which so enhanced my visit, I wanted to do the same in Rome, which I visited over Easter. Unfortunately, there are no... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Ken B
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Portland, United States
Rome Card|Includes discounted entry to more than 30 attractions
Borghese Gallery
Borghese Gallery
Palatine Hill
Palatine Hill
Capitoline Hill
Capitoline Hill
Castel Sant'Angelo
Castel Sant'Angelo
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Portland, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

After experiencing the ArtViva tours in Firenze in March, which so enhanced my visit, I wanted to do the same in Rome, which I visited over Easter. Unfortunately, there are no group tours until mid April. I emailed ArtViva and asked re options to visit the Vatican Museum. There were only 2 days during my stay when it would be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Our tour guide was gifted! The tour was Heaven sent and a great value! Artviva must very carefully screen and select their guides; they are ALL fabulous!

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Simone provided our family the best tour I have ever taken. 6 hours of brilliance about ancient Rome, it's history, it's politics, its energy. Perfect pace. Simone was extremely knowledgeable and no balony answers to our questions. We would love to go back and tour with him for a month. This tour was worth every euro.

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East Coast U.S.
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Simone took us on a tour of the Colosseum and surrounding areas for about 4 hours. He was great and we enjoyed the passion he felt for his city and its history. We highly recommend Art Viva (we used them in Venice, Florence and Rome) if you want a guide to show you the best of the area or museum... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Art Viva provided us with amazingly unique experiences. In Florence & Rome. Our tour leaders' genuine passion about their roles, engagement with guests, was highly evident and 'history' along with 'daily life' in Italy involved us in a very distinctive wonderful day. We just want to return!

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Danville, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I loved the tour. Very informative. Conducted at the right pace. Outstanding guide. No wonder RIck Steve's recommends Artviva! I am returning with 4 family members in November and we will all take the tour. I am excited to see what else I can learn.

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Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We booked ArtViva for our Rome tours. Their guides showed up on time, were well informed, and did a wonderful job. Our particular guide was really into the architecture, more so than we really wanted, but she was very thorough and professional. We also had an infant with us, and she showed real concern that we didn't wear our the... More 

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Sunriver, Oregon, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This was a great tour and worth the price just to get to the front of the long lines. Our guide was wonderful. There is so much to see that it would be easy to get bogged down and miss spectacular work. He kept us moving without rushing and got us to see all of the important works. His knowledge... More 

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Sunriver, Oregon, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My wife & I went on the Walk Through Rome with Guido. He was excellent, with great knowledge and great passion for Roman history. He was able to provide a great deal of info without burying the group in facts or knowledge. He told us about the sights, i.e. the Colosseum, Forum, Pantheon, etc, and then gave us time to... More 

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We had an excellent tour guide, who really enjoys his work. He had a tablet that he used to supplement his talk, with lots of pictures and history. It was obvious that he knows the subject matter, very well, and enjoys history.

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