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Address: 00195 Rome, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 349 681 1940
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07:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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My name is Ana Serra and Ive been working in Rome & Surroundings for...

My name is Ana Serra and Ive been working in Rome & Surroundings for many years Im proud to specialise in creating customised walking tours of the City of Rome, this allows me to develop a personalised itinerary to suit your requirements, operating a schedule at your chosen pace allowing you to experience this beautiful city at your leisure. I mainly focus on Private Tours , private tours include just you, your family, friends or group, so Let me guide you through our City’s important sites, venturing through the “Real Rome” via side streets, piazzas & neighbourhoods you usually never get to see from a Coach.

Theres Itineraries that we will have a professional Driver at our disposition this once again will allow us to Cover as many sites as possible so you may fully and comfortably experience this beautiful City.

I also Cater for Day Trips from Airport and Seaport to the city or surroundings.

I offer specially selected accessible tours for travellers with walking difficulty and or wheelchair.

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My Visit to Rome

Would like to thank Selected tours for making Rome a wonderful experience. Our stay wouldn't have been the same if it wasn't for them. Ana was "GREAT", she made us live and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Michael N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Would like to thank Selected tours for making Rome a wonderful experience. Our stay wouldn't have been the same if it wasn't for them. Ana was "GREAT", she made us live and love the rich history this city has to offer and made the difference in our tours, would also like to thank Alberto (driver) for all his help and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We did a tour of Vatican City with Ana and we cannot say enough good things! First the ability to skip all the queues is worth it's weight in gold - Ana knows exactly where she's going and you are able to weave through the masses without incident. Believe me - when you see the hoards of people you will... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Erica: Your girl here! Thank you for this wonderful review! With the many hundreds of times I’ve been through the Vatican, I know almost all of the shortcuts, bypasses and timesavers. (To know more, I’d apparently have to have Cardinal status or above!) Who wants to wait in these massive lines? Not me, and not my clients! Lines are... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We chose Ana based on TripAdvisor reviews and she did not disappoint in the slightest. She was passionate, organised and incredibly informative every step of the way and is perfect for private tours. I went with my mother and sister and all of us agreed how amazing she is. She really makes you feel comfortable and ensures you have a... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Julian: Music to my ears! As you found me through TripAdvisor, so you are passing along the good word so others can find me too! I am very appreciative. I love this Eternal City, and I never get tired of showing it off, exploring it on my own, discovering new places and finding hidden gems. I know more now... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Doing a tour of Rome with a 5, 10 & 11 year old was always going to be challenging yet Anna was able to deliver the most interesting and engaging tour of the Vatican Museums and other wonders of Rome. Her knowledge...indisputable.....her enthusiasm and passion....simply infectious. Her occasional and clever use of the IPAD to focus on specific details captured... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Stephen: As a grown-up child myself, I look upon Rome as a combination toy store and library with a dedicated children’s room. There is so much to learn here, so many ways to open up the eyes… Sometimes parents think that their children will not have the patience or attention span for a guided tour, but most do if... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Seriously she is! Ana is friendly, informative, passionate, knowledgeable, enthusiastic, excellent, helpful, easy to listen to and easy to talk to! You can hear and see the passion Ana has for Rome. One of the best choices we made while touring Italy was to book Ana as our Rome tour guide. I first made contact with Ana before we left... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Rosanne: Nine adjectives! I think that’s a record. And that’s not even counting the further adjectives about Rome, “unbelievably amazingly wonderful.” My beautiful city! I’m smiling so broadly it hurts! I am so glad that you enjoyed your tours – I certainly enjoyed meeting your family and showing you around. The phone call to you in Australia before the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We did two tours with Ana. The 4 hour tour of the Vatican. It was simply amazing. My kids did not get bored with Ana at all - and there was a lot of info that she told us. The amount of history and stories she told us was awesome. We also did the Colesseum and Palatine Hill the following... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Sharon: The ultimate compliment is that you would do it all again! But I have to say, next time I’ll mix it up for you and the kids so that it won’t be the same, even if we go to the same places. There is such depth to Rome and Vatican City - there is no end to new... More 

Dana Point, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This was my 2nd time touring Rome with Ana (this time with my two sons). This is not just another tour. It is the story of Rome and an experience not to be missed. It's the story told in a way that puts you there. Ana is awesome and had many other fascinating tours we wanted to do but didn't... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Monocletravler: Many visitors return to Rome, and now you have too – perhaps without ever having thrown a coin into the Trevi Fountain. (There’s a legend that using your right hand to throw a coin over your left shoulder into the fountain will ensure that you’ll someday return to Rome.) There’s a further legend, lesser known, that you’ll contact... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Wow wow wow Absolutely amazing tour guide Ana brought history to life. Extremely highly recommend. Ana's knowledge is limitless, and her charming friendly approach make visiting Rome all the more worthwhile.

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Michele: Wow, wow, wow! You had me at the first three words! I’m extremely and highly appreciative of your kind remarks, even if they make me blush. While my knowledge is somewhat short of limitless, you know the saying - your reach should exceed your grasp. As a tour guide, I am constantly reaching, learning and exploring – it’s... More 

Gibraltar, null, Gibraltar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Was given a 50th birthday surprise trip to Rome which included a tour by Ana. Having visited the Vatican twice before, I expected the normal standard tourist tour. How wrong I was. Her depth of knowledge, specifically within the Vatican was tremendous. It made us see everything in a totally different light. Looking forward to my next visit to Rome... More 

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AnaSerra72, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Michael: Thank you for this wonderful review! I am smiling from ear to ear! I loved your comment about seeing the Vatican in a different light, especially since you had toured it twice before. While the ‘normal’ standard of many tours may be just enough light - a 60-watt incandescent bulb - I strive to give my clients the... More 

Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is a belated review but thought I would jump on and do it before my chance was gone. I booked Ana for a one day tour in July of 2015. The main site we visited was the Vatican. Luckily I had arranged Ana well in advance so she was able to instruct me on how to purchase Vatican tickets... More 

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SelectedToursItaly, Owner at Selected Tours, responded to this review

Dear Bretty: It is never too late for a review such as this! Thank you for reaching back in time to record your experience on Trip Advisor, and also for going into such detail. Skip-the-line tickets are indeed a boon to touring, but it helps to know where to go because many of those other visitors – the guys waiting... More 

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