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Rome: Food Markets Tour and Cooking Class with Lunch

1. Rome: Food Markets Tour and Cooking Class with Lunch

Meet your local host a few blocks from St. Peter’s Basilica on Via Fabio Massimo. Then, go to a typical food market to join the locals as they buy their fresh produce for the day. Select seasonal ingredients to help you prepare your lunch. After a break in a charming café, head over to the cooking school for an exciting lesson in Roman cuisine. Learn about its origins, distinctive features, and traditional recipes. Relax in the home-style kitchen as you prepare a menu based on seasonal produce. Make an appetizer, first course, main course, and dessert, all linked to the culinary traditions of Rome. At the end of the class, join your fellow students for lunch in a convivial atmosphere and savor a small selection of regional wines as you chat around the dining table.

Rome: Trastevere Roman Food Guided Walking Tour

2. Rome: Trastevere Roman Food Guided Walking Tour

This eatery of an experience takes place in the beautiful suburb of Trastevere, a must on every visit to Rome! Known locally as a gastronomic hotpot from street food to great wines Trastevere has a lot to offer. Indulge in the Roman experience and sink into a myriad of Italian dishes, from expertly cured meats and aged cheeses to the best carbonara in town. Of course, no food tour is without a good drink and together we will also taste some exquisite wines from the Lazio region. At the end of this tour, we aim for you to have felt the buzz of Roman life in a picture

Rome: Private Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with a Local

3. Rome: Private Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with a Local

Spend half a day exploring the sights and landmarks of Rome with a local driver. The tour begins with pickup from your hotel and some time to discuss and customize the tour to suit your interests. From there, head off into the city and immerse yourself in the magic of Rome. During your tour, marvel at iconic monuments including the Colosseum, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, and more. As you explore, listen to your driver share fascinating local insight into Rome's impressive history, culture, and traditions. You’ll also discover what life was like during the Ancient Roman Empire. By the end of the tour, you’ll have a better understanding of Rome's history and landmarks, as well as plenty of recommendations to enhance your vacation.

Rome: The Vatican Market Experience Tasting and Class

4. Rome: The Vatican Market Experience Tasting and Class

Visit the Vatican City district accompanied by a local chef born and raised in the Vatican, who knows every corner of the area and owns a small restaurant. Discover the Mercato Trionfale, located in the heart of the district. With nearly 300 stalls, the market has seemingly endless rows of vendors selling fresh vegetables, fruit, spices, cheese, seafood, meat, wine, and more. See where Romans go to stock their kitchens and learn the secret of great Italian cuisine: high-quality local ingredients. Make a complete gastronomic route inside the market, through the most outstanding stands. Try the delicious bruschettas and a selection of different slices of the most traditional Roman pizza. Discover also the exquisite taste of "supplì", these delicious rice croquettes filled with peas and minced meat, a classic of Roman street food. Also, taste Porchetta and Bufala mozzarella, different goat cheeses, homemade bread, olive oil, and truffle delicacies. The flavors will always be paired with exquisite Roman wine. Then enjoy the unmissable private cooking class given by your chef, in his cozy restaurant, very close to the market. Cook the traditional "Pasta Carbonara" with fresh products bought at the market. To crown the tour, try one of the most prestigious gelatos in all of Rome, while your local chef explains the history of the Vatican, the Popes, and the incredible religious buildings.

Rome: Private E-Bike Tour with Local Food

5. Rome: Private E-Bike Tour with Local Food

Begin the adventure in the morning close to St. Maria Maggiore where you will meet your guide. Sit down and enjoy breakfast together where you will have the opportunity to choose the places you want to explore and the route you'd like to take. Head out on your e-bike and pedal up to the top of the Aventino or of the Campidoglio hill to admire the most striking panoramas of the city. Explore neighborhoods like Trastevere, Testaccio, or Monti as you learn about the history and culture of Rome from your expert local guide. See popular landmarks like the Colosseo, Trevi Fountain, and Borghese Gardens then stop for some amazing Italian food to refuel after an incredible morning discovering Rome on a comfortable e-bike.

Rome: Campo De' Fiori Market & Trevi 4-Hour Food & Wine Tour

6. Rome: Campo De' Fiori Market & Trevi 4-Hour Food & Wine Tour

Take the opportunity to see one of Rome's most famous open sky markets, Campo dè Fiori. Visit attractions like the Pantheon, Piazza Navona and the Trevi Fountain. Explore the area, which hosts excellent restaurants, the best ice cream shops in town and three top class coffee roasters, as well as two of the best salami makers in the center of Rome. This tour is the perfect combination of a professionally-guided sightseeing tour and a trip to an authentic local market where you can taste the most delicious dishes the eternal city has to offer. There is plenty of food and wine, so come hungry. At the end of our tour, you’ll be able to discover the secret corners of Rome with confidence, making use of the recommendations provided by your local guide to experience the best of Rome’s cultural activities, entertainments and cuisine. The highlight of this tour is a rich lunch among the ruins of the most ancient theater in Rome.

Best of Rome Private Customized Walking Tour with a Local

7. Best of Rome Private Customized Walking Tour with a Local

Experience the true charm and character of Rome on a private walking tour with a local. Benefit from an itinerary that can be tailored to your interests and customized to your preferences. The supplier will be in touch within 24 hours after booking to find out more about your personality, tastes and interests so we can assign a like-minded Local who can create a bespoke experience for you. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Start the day with an espresso, and then walk along the banks of the River Tiber. Admire the historic monuments of the Vatican and see the ancient Castel Sant'Angelo. Cross the Vittorio Emanuele II Bridge and stroll down elegant Via Corso to Piazza Navona. Toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain for good luck, or discover the remains of Ancient Rome at monuments such as the Roman Forum and Pantheon. Get recommendations on where to enjoy the best amatriciana and other typical dishes, or discover the best place to savor an authentic gelato away from the tourist crowds. If you feel like changing direction during the tour, or your guide thinks you'd enjoy a different experience, they will make suggestions and can alter the itinerary to create a bespoke tour, exclusive to you.

Market Tour and Meal in Rome

8. Market Tour and Meal in Rome

Le Cesarine is Italy's first and finest network of home cooks. Since 2004, Le Cesarine have been sharing the joy of regional Italian cuisine with thousands of travellers from all over the world. If you want to uncover the secrets of Italian family recipes on your travels, Le Cesarine are here to share their wisdom, which has been passed down in their families for generations. Visit the local market with your Cesarina. Enjoy the atmosphere of an Italian local market and learn how to recognize the best produce from the land. When you return to your Cesarina’s home, attend a private cooking demo where your Cesarina will share the secret of her family cookbook while preparing one of the dishes right in front of you. Sit at an authentic Italian table and enjoy a four course seasonal menu including starter, pasta, main course with side dish, dessert. Drinks included are water, a selection of red and white wines from regional cellars, and coffee. Feel the warmth of Italian hospitality as you connect with local people. Instead of loading your suitcase with souvenirs, take home memories that'll stay with you for life.

Civitavecchia: Market Tour and Meal

9. Civitavecchia: Market Tour and Meal

Visit the local market with your Cesarina, enjoying the atmosphere of a local Italian market and learning how to recognize the best produce from the land. When you return to your Cesarina’s home, attend a private cooking demo where your Cesarina will share the secret of her family cookbook while preparing one of the dishes right in front of you. Sit at an authentic Italian table and enjoy a 4-course seasonal menu including a starter, pasta, a main course with a side dish, and dessert. Drinks included are water, a selection of red and white wines from regional cellars, and coffee. Feel the warmth of Italian hospitality as you connect with local people.

Rome: Food Market Tour, Cooking Class, and Name Your Recipes

10. Rome: Food Market Tour, Cooking Class, and Name Your Recipes

Try food shopping at a local market and traditional food shop along with your expert host. See the amazing produce and get inspired about the ingredients you’d love to experiment with. After choosing your ingredients, head back at your host's home in order to create and name two of your very own recipes. Using the 3-5 staple ingredients that captured your imagination, immerse yourself in a private cooking class. With expert guidance, you will learn how to prepare your chosen ingredients and make two of your own Italian creations.   Cultivate your creativity and confidence in the kitchen by adding an Italian flair to your dishes. Then, taste everything you have prepared accompanied by a selection of red and white local wines.

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What people are saying about Lazio

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 10 reviews

The money pays off - especially for people with disabilities. The driver fulfills almost every wish and drives through the smallest streets directly to the most important sights, which you can name yourself. A few more insider tips on where to find the best ice cream and restaurants and perfect for an all-round impression!

Rita was a wonderful guide, we loved learning about the markets and all the tastings. We also loved the pasta class & lunch. Pity it was so hot but highly recommended this tour. Great value for your money

Really wonderful experience! We had so much fun being guided into local restaurants to get the inside scoop on the best Italian foods and wine! Definitely come hungry!!!

Amazing experience! Very nice to walk through the market and to taste everything. Also cooking was fun. Lots of laughs and learning.

A highlight of our visit to Italy. Highly recommend.