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Rome for Kids: Ancient Rome Tour and Scavenger Hunt

  • Ancient Rome scavenger hunt tour
  • Explore some of Rome's top sights in a family-friendly way
  • See the archaeological sites of the Roman Forum
Rome for Kids: Ancient Rome Tour and Scavenger Hunt
From US$ 118.00
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Rome for Kids: Ancient Rome Tour and Scavenger Hunt
US$ 118.00
Explore the sights of Ancient Rome in a kid-friendly way with a scavenger hunt, starting at the Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius on Campidoglio (Capitoline Hill). Following a guide, set off on a 2.5-hour walking tour past the Roman Forum and Trajan’s Column, and listen to stories about Rome’s imperial glory days. You’ll also enter the Colosseum. Tour is limited to 15 people to provide a small-group experience.
What to Expect

Meet your guide at the top of Capitoline Hill, and gaze out over the ruined temples of the Roman Forum. Your guide gets the kids involved right from the start, setting them on a scavenger hunt from the Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius. 

With tales of Rome’s imperial days ringing in your ears, you’ll follow a route past the Roman Forum and Trajan’s Column. Learn about the archaeological site of the forum, and how it was home to government buildings, temples, and churches in its glory days. 

Finish your walk with a visit to the Colosseum and let your guide bring the ancient arena to life with tales of gladiator fights and roaring crowds.

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Knowledgeable and friendly tour guide

We did the Rome for Kids Percy Jackson tour of the Capitoline Museums. (I'm not sure if I chose the right thing from the list but this looks like the closest.) Our tour guide, Valeria was excellent - she really drew out my shy daughter,...More

1  Thank CMD1973
Reviewed 1 week ago
Tour of Coliseum & Forum: Simply Amazing!

We just got back from our trip and had a tour of the Coliseum and Forum in Rome led by Francesca. She was simply amazing! We are a family of 4 - grandma, mom, dad and 8 year old son. She kept all of us...More

2  Thank Jennifer T
Katjayourguide, Owner at Rome 4 Kids Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jennifer, and once again thank you for taking the time to write such a beautiful review. We are super happy to know that you all had such a fantastic time with us in Rome. Francesca is very thankful for your feed back and says...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Highlight of our trip

We did this tour in July with Melanie as our tour guide. The 5 kids in the group ranged in ages from 4-10, and they all noted this tour as a highlight of our trip. The adults learned a thing or two also. The virtual...More

2  Thank awem2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Simply outstanding !

We signed up last minute Rome for kids tour and thanks to Katja's reactivity she found us availability for next day. We met with our guide Tony and we had an amazing experience ! Tony is great with kids speaks perfect english and french (and...More

1  Thank edmond t
Katjayourguide, Owner at Rome 4 Kids Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Edmond, Just a quick line to thank you very much for taking the time to writer this beautiful review. We loved having you and Tony is especially thankful for receiving this 5 star review. Grazie mille and hope to see you again in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great, informative tour geared for family

It was great, informative tour, and our guide did a great job of talking directly to our 8 year old son and explaining things to him in a relatable way. All three of us learned a great deal on the tour, and enjoyed seeing the...More

1  Thank maggied747
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