Day Excursion to Tivoli from Rome

Tour Number

Activity Level

296265


Categories

Adventure / Active, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
If you have a special needs person in your group, please send this information when booking. If you will need space in the car or van for a wheel chair, I will need to know which kind of chair it is and it's dimentions.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Villa d'Este Gardens and more.....


Starting from your hotel in the center of Rome we will journey Eastward bound towards the Apennine Mountains & the region of Abruzzo.
We will visit the Estate perched high above the city of Tivoli and a UNESCO World Heritage site called Villa d'Este'. It is a fine example of Renaissance architecture and the Italian Renaissance garden period of the 15th Century. Exploring both the remarkable works of Pirro Ligorio, who was responsible for the iconographic programs worked out in the Villa's frescos and the technical designs for the fountains by a Frenchman, Claude Venard, who was a manufacturer of hydraulic organs that we will hear playing during our visit.
After experiencing the Villa and it's beautiful gardens, you will enjoy a true Roman Wine Tasting Lunch before returning to the Center of Rome.

Itinerary

We will visit the Estate perched high above the city of Tivoli and a UNESCO World Heritage site called Villa d'Este'. It is a fine example of Renaissance architecture and the Italian Renaissance garden period of the 15th Century. Exploring both the remarkable works of Pirro Ligorio, who was responsible for the iconographic programs worked out in the Villa's frescos and the technical designs for the fountains by a Frenchman, Claude Venard, who was a manufacturer of hydraulic organs that we will hear playing during our visit.
After experiencing the Villa and it's beautiful gardens, you will enjoy a true Roman Wine Tasting Lunch before returning to the Center of Rome

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

Fiat Ducati 8 passenger van.

Car or minivan depends on the number of travelers.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Driver guide, tolls and gas, tickets for the entrance.

Please take with you your ID/Passport while you are on tour for security reason.

ALL TICKETS FOR THIS TOUR ARE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE AS SOON AS YOU BOOK AND ARE NON REFUNDABLE.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 Euro - Shopping and lunch

What’s Extra

  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Wine Tasting Lunch

Restrictions

I am not permitted to guide in another language - only English

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    296265


    Categories

    Adventure / Active, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.
    If you have a special needs person in your group, please send this information when booking. If you will need space in the car or van for a wheel chair, I will need to know which kind of chair it is and it's dimentions.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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