Going on this trip, you will have the opportunity to visit one of the most attractive and beautiful suburbs of Rome, delve into the history of the Roman Empire, its Emperor Hadrian and visit the beautiful villa of Cardinal d'Este. Familiarity with this place, you will begin with Hadrian's Villa and will continue at the Villa d'este. The best way to take a guided tour in Tivoli is to visit Villa Adriana and Villa d’Este, learn the stories of the emperor and the cardinal, book a one-day tour in Tivoli. At your disposal is a comfortable car with a personal driver and a personal guide in Tivoli (not included in the tour price), who will give you a fascinating tour, allow you to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and spend a wonderful day in complete comfort.
Villa Adriana, one of the most impressive architectural monuments of the Roman Empire, is not just a house, the villa is an impressive estate with a palace, theater, swimming pools and fountains surrounded by beautiful gardens. Emperor Hadrian, seeking to distance himself from the political battles in Rome, went to the quiet and peaceful countryside to his private villa. In peace and quiet, the emperor could make informed decisions about the administration of the empire, and the villa became the center of control of the vast Roman Empire. The grandiose and fantastic design of the villa complex was conceived by Adrian as a combination of different architectural styles that he saw in his travels around the empire. The territory of the estate is huge, it is twice the size of the city of Pompeii. The emperor was a versatile man, you will learn about his life, career and artistic tastes. Passing under the huge arcades, you will find yourself in the Throne Room, where you will learn what legacy the emperor left, from the decisions that influenced the fate of the empire to his collection of works of art. A visit to the Imperial Library and the Maritime Theater is very impressive, and you will be enchanted by the magical atmosphere of its gardens. One of the most amazing attractions of the villa is the lake, surrounded by arcades and statues, it is one of the most beautiful places in Italy. Exploring the villa will allow you to discover the human side of the emperor, his personal life and his doomed love with the young Antinous. After a walk through the historic center of Tivoli, you will open your doors to Villa d'Este,
Villa D'Este built in the XVI century, it is known for its exquisite beauty. His appearance in the world it owes to the cardinal Ippolito d'Este (the grandson of the Borgia Pope), who commissioned the design of a new villa and laid out gardens that surpassed the grandeur of Hadrian's Villa. A walk through the villa's gardens will give you some idea of how charming Villa Adriana was in its heyday. 500 fountains placed in the gardens of the villa, give it more luxury, wealth and speak of the boundless imagination of its owner. You will learn the story of how the cardinal's vision turned into reality. The cardinal's desire to surpass the beauty of the Villa Adriana, led to the theft of many statues and monuments from the archaeological excavations that decorated the gardens of the Villa d'Este. The interior of the villa is admired. Magnificent frescoes adorn the ceilings and walls. The story of the cardinal himself, a lover of luxury and a patron of the arts, is interesting. His desire to take the papal throne was not destined to come true.
Dear tourists, we invite you to visit the city of Tivoli with its beautiful villas. You can choose the different duration and variation of the tour that is most suitable for you. You can explore the city on your own or with a professional guide.
The price of the tour does not include the cost of a professional guide. If you want to order these services, please activate them in the "Additional services" field. The choice of the tasting option and the number of hours of the guide's work is made at the time of ordering. The cost of guide services, paid by tourists to the guide at the end of the tour. When ordering a tour, a guarantee payment is paid in the amount of 13% of its cost, the remaining cost of the tour is paid by tourists to the driver at the end of it.
The guide is a vocation, our guides love and know their work well. They are tactful and professional, conduct excursions taking into account the wishes of tourists, and answer all your questions. A professional guide will tell you about the history, culture, traditional cuisine, draw your attention to important points, tell interesting stories from the life of local residents. A personal guide will plan the tour according to your wishes, guide you through the streets and places that are difficult to find yourself. The cost of a professional guide in the city of Tivoli is 50€ per hour.
A guide can accompany you during the entire trip. The guide will tell you about the cities and sights that you will meet along the way, tell you interesting stories and answer all your questions. When ordering a guide for the entire duration of the tour, the cost of guide services is 4 hours 150€ and 6 hours 225€.
The duration of the tour is calculated from the moment of departure from the meeting place you specified until the moment of your return. When extending the tour, extra hours are paid at the rate of 35 € for each subsequent hour that exceeds the tour time specified when placing the order.
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