Tour of Rome's Jewish Ghetto
Walking tours

Tour of Rome's Jewish Ghetto

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Every day except Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours
Do this because
  • Explore one of Rome's most enduringly fascinating areas with an expert guide
  • Learn more about the Ghetto's history and the Jewish community in Rome
  • Walk among characteristic Kosher shops and taste Roman Jewish dishes
What to expect

Discover the fascinating story of Rome’s ancient Jewish community in the beautiful and historic Roman Ghetto! Rome’s Jewish community is the most ancient in Europe and the atmospheric Jewish Ghetto is rich with history and tradition on every street. Walk along the lively main street of Via Portico d’Ottavia with its characteristic Kosher shops and bakeries and sample the unique flavors of Roman Jewish cuisine. Dive into the cobbled backstreets, gaze up at the magnificent Synagogue and learn about the long and turbulent history of this indomitable community, a story of emigration and persecution but also of triumph over adversity. Along the way, you'll visit picturesque Piazza Mattei with its famous turtle fountain, the imposing Portico d’Ottavia with the remains of the city’s medieval fish market and even the grand ruins of the spectacular Teatro Marcello, an ancient Roman theatre.

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What's included
  • Expert guide
  • Private tour
What's not included
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off service
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-4 years old): free

Largo di Torre Argentina, Largo di Torre Argentina, Rome, RM, Italy

Meeting point:

In front of La Feltrinelli's book store

What to remember
  • Please notice that the tour involves steps and staircases
  • Comfortable walking shoes and a bottle of water are strongly recommended
  • Shoulders and knees must always be covered inside the synagogue
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  • Every day except on Saturday and Jewish holidays
  • Directly contact your local tour operator to arrange the starting time of your experience. You will find their contact in the voucher after booking
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Through Eternity
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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