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A Friend In Rome Tours

418 reviews
#41 of 1,235 Tours in Rome
Rome, Italy
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About A Friend In Rome Tours
"A Friend in Rome" is a new personal way to build up YOUR tour! The itinerary is discussed and created with you, based on a deep knowledge of the city of Rome and an informal friendly attitude to let you feel at ease. The tour is private just for your and your party, at your pace and focused on what you are really interested in seeing and enjoying in town!From now on, you too have a friend in Rome!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my family's first visit to Rome and we were fortunate to have two tours with Sylvia visiting the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum as well as a Roman Street Food tour. The Colosseum tour was fabulous. Sylvia asked what we were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Rome for only two days and so we wanted to see as much as we could in the time available. Having used a Friend in Venice before, we knew that this kind of tour suited us, so we were hopeful that this...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your special words of recognition! Luca is the best photographer in our team ;) and a passionate knowledgeable guide, able to play by the ear when the guests are so curious and interested as your family. We were happy to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Italy, Croatia, and Greece on a cousin's trip this July. A Friend In Rome guide services had helped me before, and I had been more than pleased. Silvia Prosperi, the founder/owner of the company had been my guide, and the woman KNOWS...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Margaret, I have no words to thank you for this wonderful review! It is a pleasure to escort such an interested party of people to discover always more in and around Rome! Thanks for your precious gift, your first novel "Antonius", I'm really curious to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We mer up with the knowledgeable, lovely and friendly Nicole! The best way to start a visit in Rome ❤️

Date of experience: June 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much! Nicole is really a great companion to start exploring the city! Silvia

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a private tour organised by Sylvia for 3 adults, 3 young kids. Communication via email with the company was great and the tour itself with Nicole (of the Colosseum and nearby st Clements church) was fabulous. She was great at keeping them interested...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for appreciating both the tour and the back office arrangements, we are really proud to be in touch with you from the first moment of your booking until you leave Rome, it is part of being "friends" instead of just guide...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Rome, and since we had an amazing time with Silvia and her tour guides on our last visit, we decided to allow Silvia to plan our activities during this trip as well. Silvia and team did not disappoint, as...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank John J
afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you John for trusting us with a big program of tours, it was a great experience from our side too and we wait for you again and again! Silvia

Reviewed July 9, 2019

We toured Palatine and the Forum with Lisa, one of Silvia's guides. She was extremely articulate and educated. She had a strong positive energy and really enjoys her profession. We learned so much. There was not a question that she could not answer in detail...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Thanks John, for appreciating knowledge, energy and experience of Lisa and all our team. We really like sharing our love and passion for history and the beauty of our city with guests so passionate like you and your daughter! Silvia

Reviewed July 8, 2019

We had a great half-day tour of Rome with Silvia. Large group (including three kids) and she was very knowledgeable and great about engaging the kids.

Date of experience: June 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thank you Adam, a pleasure! Silvia

Reviewed July 8, 2019

The personal experience of a private tour guide is worth every penny, and when they are as accommodating, helpful, and informative as the guides at A Friend in Rome, it can make your experience immeasurably wonderful! My family of 3 was going to be in...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

THank so much Rachel, it was indeed great day and you were incredible, after the long flight! So rewarding to read these words! And long live the artichoke ! Silvia

Reviewed June 27, 2019

I was recommended to use AFriend in Rome and so lucky I did. Luca my guide was extremely pleasant knowledgeable and had perfect English. He showed me exactly what I wanted to see in the length of time I had. Response to emails was quick...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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afriendinrome, Owner at A Friend In Rome Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your appreciation of our organisation and Luca's knowledge and communication skills. We are very lucky to have him in our team. And we wait for you again in Rome! Silvia

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lisarP6929WJ
May 29, 2019|
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Response from afriendinrome | Property representative |
Hi! We offer private tours so we can schedule it on every opening day of the Vatican but Nov 2nd is one of the "black dates" of the year as Nov 1st and November 3rd the museum will be closed for All Saints and Sunday closing... More
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codywcrossland
January 23, 2019|
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Sorry I just noticed this question and am not sure if we had a mail correspondence already from the nickname. For such a plan we need approx 6 hrs and the cost is 330 euros for the guide fee + admissions and a taxi ride to... More
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Sheila122
October 10, 2015|
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Ciao Sheila, we will do our best to assign the tours to Silvia or Francesca or some other guides of our team who is keen with teenagers. The tours cost respectively 150 and 200 euros plus admissions. Please send us an email... More
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