Tivoli: Hadrian's Villa and Villa d'Este Guided Tour

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Join a guided tour of the ancient town of Tivoli. Visit Hadrian’s Villa, before continuing to the Renaissance Villa d’Este to stroll around the lovely grounds and fountains.

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Highlights

  • See the archaeological site of Villa Adriana and discover more about the histor
  • Explore Villa d’Este and learn interesting facts of Renaissance architecture.
  • Travel back in history, as you walk through the historic town of Tivoli
  • Enjoy a 3 hours experience with a professional guide in a small group
  • Travel in comfort in an air-conditioned van with a maximum of 6 people

Description

The tour starts from your hotel, a comfortable minivan will take you to this wonderful historic city located to the East of Rome, immersed in the beautiful Tiburtini hills. Tivoli has a cooler climate than Rome thanks to its position as well as for the richness of its water, thus becoming a location favored since ancient times as a summer residence for wealthy Romans. Upon arrival your guide will illustrate Villa Adriana, the most beautiful Imperial villa, designed and built by Emperor Hadrian at the beginning of the 2nd century AD in a unique setting of gardens and swimming pools. Then you will proceed with Villa D’Este, charming villa with rich Renaissance fountains, water features, waterfalls and incomparable Italian garden. The two villas are on 'Unesco’s' World Heritage List. Your guide will take you on a journey back to Rome and will tell you stories about the construction of these impressive buildings and scandals that accompanied the famous Roman families of that time. A unique occasion to known one of the most appreciated, peaceful and historical area at the roman time, very close to the chaotic capital of the Roman Empire.

Includes

Entrance fees to Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana Local guide Transportation by air-conditioned minivan (up to 6 seats) Pickup and drop-off for hotels inside the interior of the Aurelian Walls

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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