Squares and Fountains Animal Hunt
€39 per person
|Explore one of the best-hidden zoos in the world in the heart of Rome! While strolling through the streets and alleys of the Eternal city, discover how many animals and mythological creatures you can find with the assistance of your family friendly guide. Our tour starts at the bottom of the Spanish steps, visit one of the most famous Piazzas of Rome, with its majestic staircase that has been seen numerous times in famous Hollywood movies, learn the story behind the ‘Fontana della Barcaccia’ (which in Italian means ‘the Ugly Boat’), is it really that ugly? See for yourself! A few feet away you will find the Column of the Immaculate Conception, this is just not another pillar; this is a very special column! Every 8 th of December the firefighters crown her with a fresh bouquet of flowers to honor the Virgin Mother, Catholic or not, this is a site to see! Before reaching the Trevi Fountain, make sure you will find the a peculiar animal guarding a Fountain! Then get ready to see the most famous masterpiece of Roman baroque, the Trevi Fountain, you cannot miss this fountain, known to be the most visited in the world! Find the God of the sea riding on a giant clamshell! And, don’t forget to throw your coins and make a wish….. On your way to the Pantheon find the animal that, they call the bearer of mystery in Piazza della Minerva!
Your child friendly guide will then take you to our next stop, the Pantheon, learn the meaning behind the word ‘Pantheon’, what do you think it means? Discover it now! This stunningly preserved Roman temple turned into a church was once the temple of all the Gods in the Roman Empire!
Just between the Pantheon and Navona Square, see the Fountain of the books, this fountain is one of Rome’s unique fountains! It is built in the area where most historical libraries are and it leans on a wall of a building that used to be the old ‘La Sapienza’, the oldest Roman university!
Last but not the least, this family friendly tour ends to Navona Square, built on the site of an old stadium! Can you believe that? Standing above a stadium built by the very son of Emperor Vespasian, the one who started the Colosseum, interesting right? Together with your child friendly guide admire the three fountains of the Piazza, the first fountain in the middle, La Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, Fountain of the Four Rivers, the most beautiful fountain of Rome, this fountain hides a lot of mythological creatures and history within itself! It represents the biggest rivers in the world and it is also a combination of different ancient cultures, Roman, Greek and Egyptian! See also a second fountain on the southern side of the Piazza, known as the Fontana del Moro, and the last fountain, the fountain of Neptune.Enjoy this 2.5 child friendly walking tour with a Marble Zoo hunt. Discover the heart of Rome and its most famous squares and fountains with your child friendly expert guide!
DepartureDetails at booking
Departure TimeAM or PM
Dress CodeCasual and Comfortable
IncludedPersonal GuidePrivate Experience
Not IncludedA soft drinkAll Museum TicketsAll the materials/ingredientsBreakfast optionsColiseum TicketsMealsNo line access to St. Peter’s BasilicaPainting workshopPrivate WorkshopScavenger huntSkip-the-line timed-entry ticket to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel.TeacherTransportation/CarYour chefYour private vehicle and professional driveryour very own masterpiece
- Spanish Steps
- Trevi Fountain
- Fountain of the books
- Navona Square
A fun child friendly tour that will make you and your kids fall in love with the sites of Rome!
- Camera is a MUST.
- Tour is on, rain or shine.
- Wear comfortable dress and shoes.
- No passport needed.