Tivoli and Villa D'Este
THE TOUR INCLUDES:
- Transfer to and from the hotel in Rome with a luxury car equipped with A/C
- Private English speaking driver
- Professional licensed English speaking guide throughout the tour
- Entrance ticket
- Lunch in restaurant selected by us (complete menu - beverages not included)
THE TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- All that is not expressly listed in "THE TOUR INCLUDES"
This tour incorporates a visit to the remarkable Villa D'Este, famous for its stunning gardens, architecture and fountains, and a unique Roman banquet in a nearby restaurant.
Accompanied by your driver and guide, you will reach the ancient town of Tivoli, which boasts being older than Rome. Locals would call this tour "a trip outside the gates".
Here, you will visit Villa d' Este, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a fine example of Renaissance architecture and the Italian Renaissance Garden. With its impressive number of fountains, nymphs, grottos, waterworks and music, many of which have been emulated in gardens throughout Europe, the garden is considered exceptional in terms of landscape, artistic and historic value.
Lunch will be at a well known, (and not in the least touristic) restaurant in the area. Here, you will sample a menu carefully selected by the chef and comprising of mouth-watering homemade pasta and several other courses made with the freshest traditional ingredients purchased daily from the local town market.
After your meal, you will be taken back to your hotel by luxury car, satisfied with having enjoyed a typical Roman banquet.