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Enjoy a walking tour of Rome and discover traditional food markets, bakeries and artisan food shops. Make your own pizza at a local pizzeria and explore Rome with a local foodie for insider tips and treats!

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Learn what makes Roman (and Italian food) so great. Visit a local market to chat with vendors and learn about the seasonality of Italian food. Drop by an amazing cheese and meat store and sample some, and enter a pizzeria before opening time to roll your own pizza. Wash it all down with the best coffee in Rome!
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Adult (Age 15 & over)
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Child (Age 2-14)
USD 85.06
USD 85.06
Infant (Age 0-1)
  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Coffee / Wine tasting / English-speaking guide / Pizza-making at a pizzeria / Olive oil and balsamic vinegar tastings / Cheese tasting / Tasting of typical Roman food / Cold cut tasting
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
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  • 16:30 Check in at Piazza Mattei by the Turtle Fountain
  • 16:45 Start of Tour
    RomeFood-8 As you browse through stalls, find out how to pick your produce like a true Italian. Learn which foods are in season, which are not and why is that so important to the locals and farmers.
  • Taste of Italy
    RomeFood-12 Explore the Jewish Ghetto, one of the oldest in Europe, and let your guide tell you the history of Roman cuisine. After visiting the Ghetto, head over to an artisan cheese shop and sample authentic cheese (Pecorino Romano), partnered with a local white wine.
  • Italian Delis
    RomeFood-10 Next, visit one of Italy's known deli and have the opportunity to try a deep-fried mozzarella and suppli (rice balls). Aside from that, you will also get to enjoy an olive oil and balsamic vinegar tasting and try a range of charcuterie plate and a glass of red wine.
  • Make Your Own Pizza
    RomeFood-20 Enter a Roman pizzeria and learn the process of making pizza. Find out how pizza is different from region to region. Roll your own pizza, choose your toppings, slide it into a huge wood-burning oven then sit back and enjoy your pizza. Cap off your day with a delicious cup or cone of gelato!
  • 20:15 Tour Ends near Camp de' Fiori
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Weather-appropriate clothing
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please inform us if you have any food allergies, dietary restrictions, or other special requirements at the time of booking.
    • Unfortunately, a coeliac diet cannot be catered for as the kitchen in the Pizzeria uses flour products.
Additional Note(s)
    • This tour operates with a maximum 12 participants.
    • Please note that all guests must be at the tour meeting point at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start time of their tour.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 12.
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What languages are your tours conducted in?
  • English. This tour does not operate in multi-language, which means you’ll never have to wait for translations.
How will I recognize my tour guide?
  • Either your tour guide or a tour coordinator will be waiting at the tour meeting point 15 minutes before your tour start time. They will be holding up a sign with the Walks of Italy logo on it.
What If I’m running late to my tour?
  • We ask all guests to arrive at the tour meeting point at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start time of their tour. If you have difficulty finding the meeting point or are delayed along the way, please call the emergency phone number, (Italy) +39-069-480-4888 not the regular customer service number.
How far in advance should I book my tour?
  • It’s hard to say. We recommend booking as soon as you can as these services often sell out in advance and have limited-availability. If you know what tour you want to book though, we would always say to book as soon as you can.
The tour description says tour is 'all-inclusive'. What does that mean?
  • It means the tour price listed on our website includes all ticket, reservation and entrance fees. There won’t be any nasty surprises on the day of your tour, so you could leave your wallet at home (unless you felt like tipping your tour guide).
Do you accept last-minute bookings?
  • When we have space! Check the website for availability first. If you can’t find what you’re looking for there is a chance that it's sold out or it may just be off-sale because it's within a day or two of tour running time.
Should I tip my tour guide?
  • It’s really up to you. If you enjoyed your tour and feel like you received exemplary service from your guide, it is customary to leave a tip at the end of the tour. It’s not obligatory though and we won’t hold it against you if you don't – nor will your guide.
Can I take your tours if I have walking difficulties or require a wheelchair?
  • Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate wheelchairs on most of our group tours for a variety reasons. That said, in most cases we can serve wheelchair users on our private tours, to allow the guide to adapt the route to their particular requirements. Please get in touch with us before you book, however, and be aware that guests are responsible for propelling their own chairs – guides will be unable to do this.
I am traveling with a small child – can I bring a stroller with me?
  • Not on all tours. Please get in touch with our us before bringing a stroller on your tour. Some sites will not allow you to bring a stroller inside and we may not have suitable storage options. If you let us know in advance we can help you to arrange a suitable solution.
What should I bring on my tour?
  • We recommend all customers bring photo ID with their date of birth listed plus the confirmation voucher. For all tours involving walking, we would recommend that you wear comfortable shoes. If you’re visiting in warm weather (May – Sep) we recommend that you bring sunscreen, a bottle of water (which you can refill along the way) and a hat. During the cooler months we would recommend that you bring a coat and possibly a rain jacket and/or umbrella.
It’s raining, is my tour still running?
  • Yes! The tours run rain or shine. On some very rare occasions, when the weather is particularly dramatic, some outdoor sites may be closed. On these occasions we will try to contact you in advance, where we have warning.
What’s the difference between a ‘group’ and a ‘private’ tour?
  • A group tour is one where you join a group of other travellers and a single guide – our groups are usually around 12 people, although they can be a little larger, particularly on day trips. Because our groups are so small, you’ll still find it easy to hear and interact with your guide and it's more effective than a private tour, which is when you pay to have your own personal tour guide (and/or transfer) just for you.
Is your Food Walking Tour of Rome with Pizza-Making, Local Markets & Restaurant Tastings suitable for people with dietary requirements?
  • The Rome Food Tour can be tailored to suit most dietary requirements so long as you give us enough notice to prepare. Obviously the pizza-making section of the tour is not suitable for coeliacs. The pasta-making class, by its nature is not suitable for coeliacs but should be okay for everyone else. While the guide will do their best to accommodate guests with food preferences or allergies, please note that it will not always be possible to make a substitution – for example the bread, meat and cheese shop on the Rome Food Tour will always be visited and tastings cannot be substituted. For guests with severe food allergies, we recommend not taking a food tour and being very careful with all food in Italy, which isn’t always labelled correctly.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 09:45 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 4 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
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