Rome - Navona Square and Caravaggio’s painting

Navona Square and Caravaggio’s painting

Fri, 11 Jun
(255 reviews)
Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy
30 mins

About the tour

Piazza Navona is breathtaking, an ancient Roman stadium converted into a square has been decorated with the famous fountains of the 4 river by the Genius of the baroque style, Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Then we will see the church of Saint Agnes, the remains of the old stadium to end our virtual tour inside of the church of Saint Louis of the French. The little chapel located inside of the Church is called the Contarelli’s chapel. There are three Caravaggio paintings hanging in the Contarelli Chapel, painted in the first years of the 1600s and all centered around the life of St. Matthew. Art history lovers - don’t miss this

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 join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the guide’s hard work, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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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

Jayne F.

18 May 2021

Sara is an awesome tour guide. She REALLY knows Rome. I adored her tour and she is simply TERRIFIC. She gave us so many wonderful postcard opportunities. I love that she gave us peeks into stores along the way. It felt like I was actually there myself. She is really a wonderful tour guide and took us down so many adorable side streets. Fantastic!

Erika R.

17 May 2021

Sara is the ultimate much knowledge and passion about Roma.

David K.

17 May 2021

Very much enjoyed Sara's tour, where she sprinkles in historical notes, artistic insights and common day appreciation for all that is Roma, including its cafes, restaurants, shops and gelato.

Katrin A.

17 May 2021

Great tour again, thank you very much

Fraser L.

17 May 2021

Great mix of history, art and food! Enjoyed your brief visit with the owner of the art shop; the quaint little corner at the beginning of the tour was also great! Many thanks and cheers from Winnipeg, Canada!

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