Private tour

Rome: Private Tour of the Jewish Quarter

Activity provider: Roman Vacations

Rome: Private Tour of the Jewish Quarter

Activity provider: Roman Vacations

From US$ 76.95 per person

Enjoy a premium experience discovering one of Rome's oldest neighborhoods, the Jewish Quarter. Visit the Jewish Ghetto and uncover 2000 years of history hidden in its picturesque, cobbled streets.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Enjoy a traditional, Kosher gelato at an artisanal gelateria
  • Discover one of Rome's oldest neighborhoods and learn its rich history
  • Visit sites such as the Great Synagogue of Rome and the Portico d'Ottavia
  • Admire the mixed blend of ancient construction and modernism in the quarter
  • See Turlte Fountain, and learn of its one-day construction
Full description

Enjoy a completely private and premium tour of the Jewish Quarter in Rome. Wander the quaint cobbled streets at your own pace, ask burning questions, and learn the history, food, and beauty of the area. Discover an ancient community rich with culture and strength.

Walk through the enchanting neighborhood of the Jewish Ghetto. Meet your private guide in the heart of Rome at the bottom of the Campidoglio steps. Find ancient structures still very much in use at the Theater of Marcellus and the Portico d'Ottavia.

Admire the brilliant mix of ancient and modernism in the quarter. Walk the central street lined with restaurants, bakeries, and shops, and pick a spot to come back and try some Kosher Italian food on your own later. Try some handmade Kosher gelato, treat of your guide, before continuing the tour.

Next, head to Piazza Mattei and see the famous Turtle Fountain. Hear the spectacular tale of its single-day construction. Wander the cobbled streets that lead to the Great Synagogue and pass by the magnificent structure that celebrates the Jews in Rome and learn its important history.

Cross the oldest bridge in Rome and arrive onto Tiber Island and learn of the Greek god Asclepius who came to Rome and landed on the island. Ask your guide for tips and suggestions for food and lifestyle in the Eternal City, and venture out on your own.

  • Headsets for groups of 6 or more people
  • Professional and friendly tour guide
  • Artisanal kosher gelato
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips
  • Extra food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The meeting point is at Trajan's Column, along the fence on the northwest side of the column. Look out for a Roman Vacations representative holding an orange Roman Vacations sign with our lion's head logo.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Umbrella
  • Water

Know before you go

  • All tours will operate within the current COVID-19 regulations set by the Italian Government

Product ID: 411777