Castel Sant'Angelo to Saint Peter's Basilica



Vatican City, Rome, Italy
45 mins

About the tour

Join Sara as she guides you on a breathtaking walk from the Castel Sant'Angelo to the smallest country in the world , The Vatican. An area steeped in ancient history, learn about the founding story of Rome, visit the Pope's fortress see Saint Peter's Basilica, the largest and most important Catholic church in the world!

Meet your local guide


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 45 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 or tablet.

Reviews from travellers


27 November 2020

Warm, friendly and knowledgeable host, let down a little by the quality of the audio and a bit too much repetition.


25 November 2020

Sara, that was a brilliant tour! Thank you for sharing with us your amazing knowledge you are such a charismatic person! This was a really good experience to me! Looking forward to enjoy more highlights of Rome with you! ❤️❤️


25 November 2020

Thank you Sara for a very interesting tour. I could see and hear you perfectly. Sorry I missed some of the tour though as had to log out! 😃


24 November 2020

I couldn’t give her 10 stars because there were only five! She is such a friendly person, knowledgeable with an extensive knowledge of the Roman history and such a really good English! This was my first virtual tour ever and I look forward to join more tour with this lovely Italian lady!


24 November 2020

Great tour! I love history, especially Ancient Roman history and I am very proud of my Italian origins. Sara was a delightful tour guide, knowledgeable with a real good English. She comes across the screen as a lovely person, charming and passionate about her job. Looking forward to many more virtual trips with you ❤️

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