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Rome - Circus Maximus and Mouth of Truth

Circus Maximus and Mouth of Truth

(29 reviews)
Archeological area of Rome, Rome, Italy
30 mins

About the tour

Learn the history and feel the grandeur of the Circus Maximus , the largest ippodromo were the romans used to enjoy the chariot races. The same you probably remember because of the movie with Charlestone Hestone on Ben Ur. Then we will talk about the incredible story and the legend of the foundation of Rome facing the palatine hill place of the foundation of Rome with the incredible remains of the imperial palaces. We will then walk to the foro boario, ancient cattle market of Romans to see ancient Roman temples and the iconic mouth of truth you have seen on Roman Holidays with Gregory Peck and Audrey Epburn!

Meet your local guide


Sara is a roman native, traveller, dreamer, addicted to painting and fascinated by all expressions of art. She is a licensed tour guide of Rome and the Vatican, speaks fluent English, French and Spanish and at school also learnt some German! Not only does Sara love languages but foreign cultures and traditions too. She graduated with a degree in foreign languages at the "Roma Tre" University and after finishing she started to travel to many countries to improve her knowledge, accent and professional skills. She loves her career as a guide and finds it incredibly interesting. She has worked for several cruise tour operators such as royal Caribbean, Carnival, Celebrity cruises, Princess Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines and Riviera. In 2011 she embarked on a new and exciting experience guiding students in cooperation with Palazzi-Florence association for International Education and EF students. Sara knows her city like the back of her hand and can't wait to show you around!

Sara has been guiding since Mar 2002

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Rome with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Rome. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Wanda E.

24 March 2021

Loved the trip with Sara to the Circus Maximus and the picture she painted of the history of the place

Melodee C.

24 March 2021

Sara gives wonderful tours. She has so much knowledge she shares with us.

melinda S.

23 March 2021

great insight. great details and history. The pictures added a lot of insight.

David and Wendy h.

23 March 2021

As interesting and informative as ever, Sara. Thankyou very much.

Sandra L.

23 March 2021

Very interesting - hope to get there some day!

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