Navona Square and Caravaggio’s painting

4.9

(115)

Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy
30 mins
Tip-Supported

About the tour

Piazza Navona is breathtaking, an ancient Roman stadium converted into a square has been decorated with the famous fountains of the 4 river by the Genius of the baroque style, Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Then we will see the church of Saint Agnes, the remains of the old stadium to end our virtual tour inside of the church of Saint Louis of the French. The little chapel located inside of the Church is called the Contarelli’s chapel. There are three Caravaggio paintings hanging in the Contarelli Chapel, painted in the first years of the 1600s and all centered around the life of St. Matthew. Art history lovers - don’t miss this


Meet your local guide

Sara

Sara is a roman native, traveller, dreamer, addicted to painting and fascinated by all expressions of art. She is a licensed tour guide of Rome and the Vatican, speaks fluent English, French and Spanish and at school also learnt some German! Not only does Sara love languages but foreign cultures and traditions too. She graduated with a degree in foreign languages at the "Roma Tre" University and after finishing she started to travel to many countries to improve her knowledge, accent and professional skills. She loves her career as a guide and finds it incredibly interesting. She has worked for several cruise tour operators such as royal Caribbean, Carnival, Celebrity cruises, Princess Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines and Riviera. In 2011 she embarked on a new and exciting experience guiding students in cooperation with Palazzi-Florence association for International Education and EF students. Sara knows her city like the back of her hand and can't wait to show you around!

Sara has been guiding since Mar 2002


What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Rome with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and amazing guide.

The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Rome. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.


Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.


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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.


Reviews from travellers

MARIA K.

11 January 2021

she handled the unexpected with the most apropriate way. Lisenced guides are very profesional.

Andrea S.

11 January 2021

Sara has a deep knowledge of Rome's sights, buildings and monuments. Beside of speaking a very good English she also makes your visit more interesting with interesting anecdotes and facts about Rome. Definitely recommended.

Yvonne L P.

11 January 2021

This was my first Virtual Trip so I surprised when Sara was told to stop filming inside the church but she handled it like a pro. I look forward to more trips and hope to take many “real” trips in the future. Thanks Yvonne PS Thanks for the follow up email. I’m happy to know Sara is okay.

Fran W.

11 January 2021

wonderful tour. love the fountains and descriptions. great that you continue in the rain. thanks so much.

Liliana M.

11 January 2021

Excellent guide


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