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Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours

Via dei Foraggi 93, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 380 749 7725
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Ranked #119 of 735 activities in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: "Rome with Marisa" provides Rome Private Tours for Indipendent Travellers (Italian and English). Each tour is provided by Marisa, archaeologist and... more » Owner description: "Rome with Marisa" provides Rome Private Tours for Indipendent Travellers (Italian and English). Each tour is provided by Marisa, archaeologist and qualified tourist guide. Discover Rome with a local guide! « less
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Taipei, Taiwan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My two daughters and I had the pleasure of having Marissa as our tour guide for the Colliseum, Palantine and Roman Forum. I specifically wanted an archeologist as a tour guide and we feel very fortunate to have found Marisa. She was fantastic! Her knowledge and love of Roman history is extensive and she exudes enthusiasm during her tour. It... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We chose Marisa to be our guide specifically because she is also a trained archaeologist and therefore brings a depth of knowledge to her tours that most other guides can't. Her tours of the Palatine, the Forum, San Clemente, the underground Roman Houses and Ostia Antica were superb, incredibly informative and lots of fun. Marisa's knowledge and passion for Rome... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

hi Sascha, thanks for the review! I was really nice to guide you, your partner and your mother across the Ancient Rome. I love to work for people in love with Rome, as you. See you soon in Rome, Marisa More

Menlo Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed only a few days in Rome and the private tour with Marisa saved us enormous amounts of time since we were able to avoid the long lines of tourists waiting to get into the Vatican Museum. Marisa selected items from the collection to direct our attention to and explained their significance as we walked. She also previewed the... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi ellen, thanks for your nice review! I hope to see you again in Rome! Marisa More

Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We had a very enjoyable and informative tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and The Palatine. We found Marissa to be a very interesting and knowledgeable guide. An added feature of this tour is the access to the underground levels of the Colosseum. We found this particularly interesting to walk down the Gladiators entrance to the arena.

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! I'm glad you enjoyed the ancient Rome tour....archaeology is really my passion. The visit of the underground chambers was really interesting too! and a special occasion for me too. marisa More

Calgary, Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

My family and I were recently in Rome (March/April 2014) and wanted to hire a local guide to show us the city highlights and share details of Rome's amazing history. Marisa took us to the Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and other main attractions. Marisa was fun, enthusiastic and made us feel like we were in great hands. Our family included my... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks! It was a pleasure to guide you accross the busy center of Rome, my chaotic but magic city. You were nice and smiling despite your tiredness! Come back soon....more ice-cream shops for you! More

Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

My partner and I visited Rome in February 2014 as a joint birthday present, and his special treat for me was a private tour. His research told him that Marisa was the best around and her Daily Life in Ancient Rome tour sounded ideal, so we got in contact and soon enough we were strolling around the baths of Caracalla,... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Danika, thanks for your kind review! I'm so happy when I can tour around the Ancient Rome, and offer the view of something unusual. I look forward to meet you again in Rome, Marisa More

San Diego, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Marisa was one of the best tour guides we've ever had. We booked her for two days over the holiday week to tour with our family. Having an 8 & 12 year old...you have to hope for a tour guide that can keep it interesting, fast paced and fun. She did all of those things. She was incredibly accommodating to... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Chris! I know that touring with kids is a challenge,(for both parents.. and guide) that's why I really appreciate your review. Come back soon in Rome to discover more Marisa More

Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I did three half day private tours with Marisa. She was just lovely. I had been to Rome before and had seen most of the usual stuff. She did a great job of suggesting tours of sites that are off the beaten path . . . very interesting and not crowded. The weather was a challenge. She was great to... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Lisa, thank you so much for the review! I'm glad you liked my selection of archaeological ruins a bit off the beaten path. So much to see in Rome...even in winter! thanks, Marisa More

Manila
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Marisa’s tours are excellent! We thoroughly enjoyed her company as we learned about Rome and Italian life through her perspective. She’s friendly and easy to talk to, and she is extremely knowledgeable. For a city with so much history and detail to take in, Marisa and her tours were an essential experience. We loved all her recommendations, from gelato and... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi! Many thanks for your review! I'm glad you have enjoyedyour tour, for me was a pleasure to guide you around Rome. So nice to meet a young couple with my same interests (history...but even wine and food LOL) Marisa More

Glenwood, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Marisa provided my family and me a great tour of the Vatican and the historic sites of Rome. Her knowledge and enthusiasm was great. We were able to get a special tour of the Vatican and due to her credentials; our group never had to wait in line. Being a native of Rome, she provides many insights that others tour... More

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mari1978, Proprietario at Rome with Marisa - Private Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi! Many thanks for the nice review! It was a pleasure for me to arrange the Vatican Gardens tour for your family. It was so moving the emotion of your father during the Vatican tour. Thanks again, marisa More

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