From the Roman to the Renaissance, under the waterfall!

Tour Number

Activity Level

416896


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Catalan (basic), French (basic), Italian (fluent)

Discover Adrian's Villa, D'Este Villa and Gregoriana Villa


Archaeological and naturalistic walking tour in three elegant Villas, discovering history and miths from the Roman Empire, crossing the Renaissance arriving at the Pope's Villa with the spectacular panorama of waterfall, the second biggest of Italy and its enchanting park

Itinerary

Hadrian, was one of the most important figures of ancient Rome, we visit his elegant country residence, consists of about 30 buildings into a splendid park that shows the remains of an imperial palace, huge with many passages and tunnels that lead to broad and diverse facilities such as lakes, therms, private gardens, swimming pools , theaters and libraries to discover the Imperial lifestyle.

We move to the enchanting Villa d'Este, built by Cardinal Ippolito d'Este in 1550 with its impressive symphony of countless fountains, grottoes, nymphs, carved stones and water, located in the heart of the magnificent garden Italian style that recalls the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.

The third stage is Villa Gregoriana, built in the XVI a. c. with forests, waterfalls, views, cliffs, ancient ruins, a river swallowed up in the bowels of the earth, it is an enchanted place known for the majesty of its waterfall, second bigger in Italy, it holds the title of first hydroelectric power plant in Europe.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the lodge of the customer's hotel for shuttle service with private car.

End location: At the customer's hotel

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Clean modern Fiesta

What’s Included

Archaeological and naturalistic walking tour in Villa Adiana, Villa Gregoriana and Villa D'Este
with entrance tickets included

Private car from the customer's hotel and return.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euros - No cash machine in the area

What’s Extra

- Any other personal expenses (refreshments, snacks, souvenirs).

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Message Alessia D.

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