Explore the little known secrets of Trastevere, one of Rome's most famous and characteristic districts, on a walking and food tour that will take you to the area's most important sights, as well as its hidden corners to uncover the fascinating stories that only the Eternal City can offer.
After a 45-minute stroll in its quaint medieval streets, you will enjoy an incredible 4-course Italian dinner at a private 17th century villa to relish in amazing flavors and take in the beautiful setting.
Trastevere is an ancient area on the western banks of the Tiber River that abounds with café's, bars, clubs and restaurants, becoming the beating heart of Rome's nightlife as the sun goes down. As one of the most culturally active areas, it maintains an authentic and original character that many other areas have lost, offering visitors an unparalleled experience of Rome, its inhabitants and food.
Your expert City Wonders guide will take you on a journey of discovery covering the churches, piazzas and rarities that have made Trastevere renowned with locals and tourists alike. You will see the famed Piazza Trilussa, perhaps the city's most popular meeting place after Campo de' Fiori, as well as picturesque alleys, historic palazzos and churches.
Coupled with captivating commentary from your guide, you will be led into quiet backstreets for an exclusive private meal at a spectacular period residence that has hosted the Roman elite, and stars like Mel Gibson and Francis Ford Coppola.
Upon arrival you will be greeted by the mistress of the house, and invited into an opulent and intimate setting with a lush 3,000 square meter garden, where your palate will be treated to a 4-course dinner of gourmet Italian regional cuisine paired with local red or white wine. The chef will also be on hand to welcome your group and explain each recipe in detail.
During this exceptional culinary experience, your guide will quench your curiosity with interesting facts on your meal, Italian food traditions and the host family, as your senses delight in the blissful ambiance. Don't leave your evening or dinner in Trastevere to chance, as this tour offers all that your taste buds and curiosity desire. Buon appetito!
The Trastevere villa dinner will be a 4-course meal that represents a journey through Italian regional cuisine, which means that each course will consist of a local regional recipe. Wine is included.
Please note vegetarian, vegan and celiac options are available upon request.
The walking tour around Trastevere is flat.
No. There is no dress code required for dinner at the Villa.
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