Our Tastings at Rome’s Market Private Tour brings you to the core of Rome’s history and culinary traditions all at once! Everyone knows food is something very important to Italian people, it is an essential part of its culture. We are glad to propose you a tour where you can definitely understand the importance of food for italian people, trying some of the best savours you will ever relish! Cherry on the cake: after your visit at the market, your private guide will take you for a walk to the nearby Jewish quarter, one of the most ancient in the world, that will leave you speechless for its beauty.
You will meet your friendly private guide in Farnese square in front of Farnese palace, a few steps from Campo De’ Fiori. Being a local, your guide knows the best places to taste delicious specialties of the eternal city. During this 3 hour food tour in Rome you will taste different types of food from extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar to traditional Italian gelato (ice cream) and amazing pastries. Ask your guide to explain everything about these products’ origins, how they are used by locals in Italian recipes and many other fun facts about Italian food!
Beside a tour of the market you will visit a traditional bakery or a “Forno”, as the Italians call it. Here delicious crispy pizza is made, with amazing toppings made of top-quality ingredients. Have a slice of this thin pizza and you will fall in love with it. If you do not enjoy some pizza while in Italy, you are probably missing the best part of your trip!
Of course Rome is not only food: art, history and beauty are always on the frontline. The Jewish district is very close to Campo de’ Fiori. So once your belly is satisfied, you have to go and take a look. Located in the Rione Sant’Angelo, Emperor Augustus had it built in honor of her sister Octavia. Walking through its medieval cobblestone alleys, you will also see the remains of the Octavia’s Porticus dating back to 27 BC. Today, the Jewish Ghetto of Rome is one of the most picturesque areas of the city. Having such a long history, try to imagine how many stories your guide can tell you about this gorgeous place. It is going to be more than interesting!
Before the tour ends, don’t forget to buy some treats to take back home!
Ready for a full immersion in the very atmosphere of Rome between history and food? Just contact us and book our Private Tour and Tastings at Rome’s Market!