There is so much to discover about Rome. So many layers of history that can easily be forgotten in the public eye. There’s thousands of years of history in one place and Rome is one of the main reasons western culture is what it is today. In this trip you’ll get the chance to experience each historical site with someone who really understands each area and who is exited to share it with others.
WELCOME TO ROME!
Once you arrive in Rome, a private Mercedes Benz V class (or similar) will be waiting for you and will take you to your hotel to check in.
DESCRIPTION OF THEIR HOTEL
Hotel Romantico Palace is Situated in the heart of Rome and is less than a 10 minute walk from a seemingly countless number of historical sites and excellent dining!
ACTIVITIES IN ROME!
Half Day exploring Rome! You will be picked up in the morning by your driver and will start your day at the Flavian Amphitheater (Coliseum) where your guide will be waiting for you upon arrival. After exploring the Flavian Amphitheater you will be taken to Fori Imperiali (Imperial forums) where several rulers built their forums to create places where the public would gather and trade, exchange ideas, or listen to news regarding the State.
At around 2:30pm you will be driven over to the Vatican (with tickets already purchased) with a personal Vatican museum guide Get the chance to experience the masterpieces of Italian history as well as Michelangelo’s legendary work in the Sistine Chapel.
Free Day to explore Rome the way you see fit! You never know what treasures you might stumble upon!
Following the ancient roman road Via Tiburtina, your driver and guide will pick you up and you will visit the town of Bagni di Tivoli at the foot of the Tiburtini hills where the ancient roman Villa Adriana and the renaissance Villa D’este. Villa Adriana was the home of Emperor Hadrian where he placed many monuments to commemorate places he admired in his conquest and travels in the East. Villa D’este is a beautiful villa with a countless number of fountains alongside the splendor of Italy’s most important and progressive times in art and culture. Marvel at this standing example of the Renaissance!
Today you will be driven out to Castelli Romani, a collection of small towns and vinyards set in the hills 20km southeast of Rome. The first stop will be at Genzano, where the Museum of Roman ships is. After Genzano you will visit Lake Nemi, an ancient lake formed ages ago from volcanic activity, and then Castle Gandolfo the residence of the Pope! The last stop in Castelli Romani is the Greek Abbey of San Nilo, where the greatest pupils of Italian painting would go to create and hone their skills as painters!
Pack up and say good bye to Rome! Your driver will escort you to the airport where you will fly back home!
from €4200 per person
- All meet-and-greets and transfers described in the itinerary
- 7-nights accommodation @ Hotel Romantico in Rome
- All meals and beverages as described in the itinerary
- All activities, excursions, and tours mentioned in the itinerary
- International Airfare from A > B
- Private Driver with Car (Mercedes Benz E class, or similar)