Ravenna and her Mosaics

Tour Number

Activity Level

312689


Categories

Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to get in and out of a minivan. The city tour is a walking one, if you want to be transported my minivan to the various sites, an extra fee will be requested.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), German (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

the best mosaics in a half day private tour


Mosaics, light, colors, brilliance; to me these are the words that describe Ravenna. Nowhere else in the world you will find such a richness of medieval mosaics.

If you want to feel the passing of time and the fascination of the Middle Age Ravenna is the perfect place for you, 8 of its sites have been included in the UNESCO heritage in 1996.

This tour can be done in the morning or in the afternoon.

Itinerary

9. 30 am the walking tour starts from Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, we visit this beautiful church and walk towards the centre of Ravenna to see Dante's tomb, the Piazza del Popolo and the Arians' Baptistery.
11. 30 approximately we arrive at San Vitale and we visit the complex that includes the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia too.
12. 30 am end of the guided tour.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Ravenna Porto Corsini.

End location: Ravenna Porto Corsini. If you do the tour in the morning and want to be driven back to the port in the afternoon, the price will be advised.

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Minivan 9 seater (8 passengers maximum, comfortable 6), air conditioned, new.

What’s Included

Half day guide service, transportation by minivan for maximum 8 pax from the port to the centre. Walking tour in the centre of Ravenna.
Return to the boat by minivan at the end of the walking tour.

For a half day tour by minivan to all the sites mentioned quotation on request.

For groups bigger than 8 quotations on request.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

11 euro - Entrance tickets are not included and must be paid on the spot. The ticket costs 8,50 euro per person, it is a cumulative one and it includes the entrance to all the sites mentioned.

From March 1st to June 15th 2,00 euro extra per person will be charged for the entrance to Galla Placidia's Mausoleum.

If you want to taste a good Piadina, very typical from Romagna, it can cost 5,00 euro approximately.

A lunch at a traditional Trattoria can cost 25-30 euro approximately.

What’s Extra

Entrance fees to the Mosaics.
Snacks/ Lunch.

Restrictions

I speak a bit of German but I am not licensed as a guide in German.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Giulia M.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/ravenna-mosaics-privatetour

Tours by Giulia M.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Parmesan Cheese and Parma Ham Food Tour

A private tour to taste, smell and feel the tradition of Emilia Romagna

433 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

4 hours

learn more

The Best of Parma

Art and Food in the Creative City of Gastronomy

180 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours 30 min.

learn more

Bologna the Lovely City

 unrated

From the Etruscans to the Future, discover an extremely interesting,...

180 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

2 hours 30 min.

learn more

Modena: where Balsamico meets Ferrari,...

A private guide for a full day immersion in art, taste, music and beautiful,...

529 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

6 hours 30 min.

learn more

Ravenna and her Mosaics

 unrated

the best mosaics in a half day private tour

577 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

4 hours

learn more

Highlights of Ravenna and Bologna Shore,...

 unrated

an amazing shore excursion with private guide and driver

709 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

8 hours

learn more

Buon Appetito! A Cooking Class on the,...

 unrated

Learn how tho make some of the most traditional dishes from Parma

336 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

3 hours

learn more

The Tasty Bologna

 unrated

a tour to discover the most delicious places in town

336 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

6 hours

learn more

Mantova

 unrated

Love, Art and Power in the City of the Gonzaga

403 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

5 hours

learn more

Special Pic-nic on the Parma Hills

 unrated

a tour to see the making of Parmigiano, a wine cellar and a market

505 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

7 hours

learn more