Secret Rome - The Dark Side


Rock & Roll Historian

Secret Rome - The Dark Side

Spoken in: English

( 61 reviews ) star City tour Rome 1 - 15 watch_later 2 hours
  • Find out the dark stories of Rome
  • 100% personalized just for you
  • Private tour: only you and your local host
  • Enjoy stories told by a local historian
  • Great sense of humor included
  • Explore hidden places, no tourists!

You will meet here: Ponte Sant'Angelo

What you can expect

Join me for a private tour to the secret and dark side of Rome!

We'll start at the beautiful Castel Sant'Angelo, we will take a walk through the heart of the city, and visit places of public executions, the houses of serial killers and poisoners, see one of the most important renaissance palaces, learn about Popes gone wild, see the place of assassination of Julius Ceasar and much more!

Let me know if there's anything you'd like me to add on your tour and I'll make it happen!

This is the plan

Meeting Point
Welcome to this 2-hour walking tour of unknown places of Rome
Ancient Mausoleum
Visit an Ancient Mausoleum built by Emperor Hadrian and converted into a fortress by Popes
Darkest Neighborhood
We enter one of the most ancient and darkest neighborhoods of Rome
in the 1600's
See the residence of a serial poisoner "working" in Rome in 1600's
Storytelling Walk
Follow the trails of ancient streets where the banks of medieval Rome were
"Bad" Pope Borgia
See the Renaissance church where The "Bad" Pope Borgia was buried
Women Prison
This is the site of the most notorious prison for women in Rome
Local Insight
Walk along the first official street of Rome built by Pope Julius II
Wine Fountain
Visit an ancient fountain where once wine ran instead of water
Stop by the most important Renaissance palace of Rome
Lively Vibes
Experience the most lively piazza of Rome, used in ancient times to execute heretics
Julius Caesar
Place of assassination of Julius Caesar
Bye Bye
Ending the tour at the central piazza of Rome between the ancient and modern cities with personal recommendations

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City tour details

Private City tour
Mode of transport
Walking tour
2 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 15 persons
Meeting point
Ponte Sant'Angelo
Guest pick-up
within 48 hours
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
Private guide


Rock & Roll Historian

61 reviews

My name is Demetrio. I live and work in Rome. I have a passion for history, arts and good food. I love meeting new people and making new firends, and I love sharing my passion with the people I meet. So don't be shy, let me take you out!"

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