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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 #111 of 759 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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Dereham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

After searching through the hundreds of people offering their tour services, and almost falling into the trap of what would basically be a taxi driver masquerading as a tour-guide, we found Marisa. We had 2 days available to soak up the history of Rome, my wife and i and 2 children of 12 and 16, and that plan Marissa tailored... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Our days with Marisa were phenomenal. She is a scholar in Roman Archeology and an expert in Roman history. She was very engaging with my children who were interested the entire time. She knew where to go and when so we would bypass crowds. She even adjusted our tours at the last minute to account for weather and special functions... More

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We'd recommend Marisa as a tour guide. She is a knowledgeable and intelligent lady, who has a great flair for imparting the information to make her tours interesting. We are a family of 4, including 15 and 16 year old daughters. Marisa gave us a half day's walking tour; introducing us to Rome. Telling us best locations for ice-creams, shopping,... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Marisa was awesome! She picked us up right at our hotel. We used the public transportation to get around which was another great adventure. It also helped us with traveling our remaining days after her tour because she gave us advice, and showed us the ropes. Her knowledge of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Vatican, Sistine Chapel, and other sites along... More

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

Thanks, Tina! To visit Rome in one day is really tiring :) I' glad you liked this experience, for me was a pleasure to meet you. Marisa More

Alpharetta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I spent many hours trying to find a guide for both the Vatican and the Colosseum. My biggest concern being I was traveling with my children ages 12, 10 and 6 as I knew they would get bored quickly. Marisa was truly a find! She was wonderful in helping me to plan tours that would keep my children engaged and... More

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

Thank you Julie for the review! I'm glad you liked my tours and it's a big joy that your kids loved it too. I know how hard is to visit my city with young tourists ;) Thanks,Marisa More

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

Thanks for the nice review! Since we meet, I know you were interested and in love with HIstory, as me. COngrats for your girls! Marisa More

Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
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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3 attraction reviews
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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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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

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