WHAT YOU'LL DO
Join a like-minded local to explore the historic heart of Rome while the piazzas are draped in twinkling lights and the markets are adorned with traditional Christmas garlands, and soak up the festive atmosphere together. Do like the locals do and visit the famous Christmas Nativity scenes at St Peters Square and the Twin Churches in Piazza del Popolo, getting into the festive spirit like the Romans do. Wander through the famous streets like via dei Contti as well as the smaller cobbled backstreets your local will guide you through, as theyre draped in enchanting Christmas lights and admire the decorations and extravagant window displays. Visit the atmospheric Christmas market in the Piazza Navona to buy gifts and try the festive culinary treats that are a well loved Christmas tradition in Rome. Learn about other Christmas traditions from your local as you explore the city and markets, maybe stopping to enjoy a glass of wine or hot chocolate.
- Join a local to discover Romes most beautiful Christmas lights and traditional festive scenes
- Browse Christmas and foodie markets to soak up the festive atmosphere and buy some locally made gifts or decorations
- Stroll along famous shopping streets and see the glittering window displays
- Discover Christmas traditions and try festive treats and sweets in the market
- Visit the citys best loved nativity scenes
- Get recommendations from your local for other Christmas things to do during your trip
HOW IT WORKS
At CityUnscripted we connect curious travellers to Locals who are interesting and sociable people, who know the city well and who love to share their favourite places. They are not tour guides by profession. What we try to recreate is the feeling of having a friend in every city you visit; someone who can show you the places youll fall in love with and help you to connect with the most authentic soul of a place.
Book this meet-upand the CityUnscripted team will contact you within 24 hours and ask you questions about your preferences and interests, so they can match you with the right profile and assign a like-minded LocalRoman.
Keeping in mind your personal answers, your local host will put together a bespoke itinerary just for you. Please note that this will be outlined but flexible. Your host will arrange the most convenient meeting place for you.If you feel like changing direction during the meet-up, or if your local hostbelieves that you'd enjoy a sight or different experience, he/she will suggest and discuss with you changes to the itinerary.