An E-Bike Experience!

Rome E-Bike Tour with Market Experience

Approximately 3 hours

From €59

A group of cyclists alongside the river in Rome, Italy
A tour guide and a guest smile as they taste a local Roman speciality at a market
Various jams, jellies, and dried fruit at a market stall
Cauliflower, cabbage, and other greens at a market in Rome, Italy
Two woman on red e-bikes in Rome, Italy
A man tries a piece of cheese from the end of a knife at a market in Rome, Italy
A woman takes a big bite out of a sandwich
A red Fat Tire Tours e-bike parked next to a fountain
Dried pasta
Various types of cured meat
A couple looks at a package of nuts at a market stall in Rome, Italy
A close-up of various cheese
A market vendor holds up a dried orange
A flower stall at a market
Red e-bikes parked beside a fountain in Rome, Italy
A couple cheers with beer at a market in Rome, Italy
Freshly baked bread being held by two people at a market in Rome, Italy
A cheese monger hands over a tasting plate of cheese

Discover Italy’s Market Scene via E-Bike

Embark on a leisurely e-bike tour through the ancient streets of Rome, where history comes alive at every turn. Led by a knowledgeable guide, we’ll first explore iconic landmarks such as the breathtaking Campidoglio Belvedere where we’ll marvel at the panoramic views of the ancient city. Then we’ll discover the majestic Piazza del Campidoglio, the grandeur of Via dei Fori Imperiali, the awe-inspiring Colosseum, the triumphal Arch of Constantine, and the vast expanse of the Circus Maximus. At each stop, your local tour leader will provide fascinating insights into Rome’s rich history and culture.

Tour Details

What’s Included
  • Professional Tour Leader
  • Radio receivers with headsets
  • E-bike
  • Helmet
  • Food and drink tastings (tastings are of various types depending on the seasonality of the products. Celiacs, vegetarians, vegans can be accommodated upon explicit request)
Good to Know
  • All riders must be at least 14 years of age, as required by law in Italy.
  • All wine and beer drinkers must be at least 18 years of age, as required by law in Italy.
  • All guests under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian 18 years or older.
  • Please inform us of any dietary restrictions at the time of booking in the Comments section at check out.
  • Pregnant women are not advised to participate in our ebike tours and/or wine/beer tastings. Sampling of raw food and cured meats aged less than 24 months are not recommended.
  • It is recommended to wear flat and comfortable shoes.
  • Our tours go rain or shine, and we have rain ponchos available in our office free of cost.


The imperial forum as seen from the Campidoglio viewpoint
1Campidoglio viewpoint
The Piazza Campidoglio in Rome, Italy
2Piazza del Campidoglio
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3Imperial Forums Street
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4Colosseum (exterior)
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5The Arch of Constantine
Circus Maximus in Rome, Italy
6Circus Maximus
A woman points to the variety of cured meat that she'd like to try at a market stall in Rome, Italy
7A variety of food & drinks
A guide explains the various cheese types to a couple at a market in Rome, Italy
8Insightful commentary on each tasting by the direct producer

Meeting Point

This tour meets at our office, located at Via dei Delfini 35/36, Rome. We are about a 5 minute walk from Piazza Venezia.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have more questions? Check our Fat Tire Tours general FAQs or get in touch.

Questions About our E-Bikes/Biking in Rome

Is there an age requirement to ride an E-bike?

Yes – all riders must be at least 14 years of age, as required by law in Italy. No exceptions.

Is a helmet included?

Yes helmets are included and strongly advised to be worn by all E-Bike guests, for the riding safety of everyone.

Is this tour appropriate for children?

All riders must be at least 14 years of age, as required by law in Italy.

Can minors come on tour alone?

For safety reasons, minors (14 to 17 year olds) must be accompanied by an adult (18+) on the tour.

General Tour Questions

Where is the tour meeting point?

The tour meets at Via dei Cimatori 9R, 50122 Florence.  Please be advised that there is not great mobile phone reception in and around our office, so screenshots of the walking directions can be helpful.

What is your cancellation policy?

We’re happy to offer free changes and 100% refund up to 24 hours before tour* Failure to cancel a reservation at least 24 hours prior to scheduled departure may result in forfeited travel funds. Fare difference may apply.

*See restrictions here

What is your weather policy? What if it rains?

Our tours run rain or shine, and we have rain ponchos available in our office. We encourage all guests to consult the weather forecast and plan your dress accordingly.

In the summer months, please prepare for the heat by bringing/wearing adequate sun protection, and staying hydrated. Even if you are accustomed to high temperatures, air-conditioning is not always available in Italy.

What is the drinking age (for alcohol) in Italy?

The legal drinking age in Italy is 16 years old. However, please note that anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on our tours.
This food tour does include a wine/beer tasting.

How many tastings are included?

A minimum of 5 or a maximum of 8 food and drinks tastings are included in this tour depending on the season. 

Are reservations required?

Yes, reservations are required for all tours.

Is this tour offered in any other languages, or only English?

All scheduled tours are in English, but private tours can sometimes be scheduled in other languages, given we have a tour guide who speaks the language of your choice.

Will we enter the museums and monuments that we see?

Unfortunately, we won’t have enough time during this tour to allow everyone to enter the various museums. We will, however, provide you with the best information to go back and see the places that interest you most following the tour.  This tour is designed to experience the city from a broad perspective.

What is the number to call if I am lost and trying to find the meeting point?

If you are having difficulty finding the meeting location for your tour, please call us at +39 334 548 0264 and our staff will be happy to help you find your way.

My group size is larger than the dropdown menu allows, how can I book?

We would love to accommodate your group! Please contact our Groups team to see what options we have.

What time do I need to get there for my tour?

We ask that all guests arrive 10-15 minutes early for the scheduled tour.

This gives us time to get all of our guests checked-in, fitted correctly for bikes, and a chance to get comfortable on your bike before we take off.

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A family by the eiffel tower.