Payment method:Cash, Paypal, Credit card
starting time:8:00 AM
For up to 4 persons from Civitavecchia: 550 EUROS
For up to 6 persons from Civitavecchia: 600 EUROS
For up to 8 persons from Civitavecchia: 700 EUROS
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Elevate your post-cruise experience with RomeChauffeur's private Post Cruise Tivoli Tour from Civitavecchia. In just one day, you'll have the privilege of exploring not one but two of Italy's most opulent and captivating historical periods. Your adventure concludes with a hassle-free drop-off at your Rome hotel or accommodation, ensuring a perfect end to your unforgettable debarkation day.
Amidst the tranquility of Tivoli's villas, you'll discover the perfect fusion of beauty and serenity. As you explore Hadrian's Villa and Villa d'Este, you'll immerse yourself in the rich history of these UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Begin your post-cruise journey with a visit to the awe-inspiring Ancient Roman Hadrian’s Villa, an architectural marvel that resonates with grandeur. Then, wander through the lush Renaissance gardens and mesmerizing fountains of Villa d'Este, where each step transports you further back in time.
Our dedicated English-speaking chauffeur will pick you up conveniently next to your ship at 8:00 AM, ensuring a seamless transition from cruise to Tivoli in a private deluxe vehicle. Your luggage will travel with you during your Tivoli post-cruise tour, stowed inside your vehicle's luggage compartment. Your Post Cruise Tour to Tivoli will end with your hotel drop-off in Rome.
Step back in time to explore the grandeur of Hadrian's Villa, an imperial complex dating back to the 2nd century AD. This splendid countryside retreat, meticulously preserved, was the sanctuary where Emperor Hadrian found respite and governed the empire.
During your 2-hour visit to this remarkable archaeological site, you'll be transported through time as you uncover the astonishing remnants of grandeur. The villa's varied architectural styles bear testimony to the emperor's well-traveled life and his ability to blend diverse inspirations into a harmonious whole. See the colossal ruins of Hadrian's Imperial Palace and stand in awe before the lifelike sculptures that grace this imperial sanctuary.
As you wander through this historical treasure, you'll witness the diverse influences that shaped Emperor Hadrian's world such as Canopus and Serapeum, where opulent Egyptian influences converge with Roman elegance. The Maritime Theater will transport you to another world, featuring a circular pool surrounded by Doric columns. Marvel at the Heliocaminus Baths, a testament to ancient Roman bathing rituals, and admire the regal beauty of Piazza d'Oro, the Golden Square.
Hadrian's Villa stands as one of the most culturally and archaeologically significant sites of ancient Rome, offering an immersive journey through the heart of Roman history and artistic expression.
After your exploration through Hadrian’s imperial complex, the town of Tivoli beckons with its charming streets and alleys. Here, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a tasty lunch at a local restaurant. Take a leisurely stroll through the town's historic heart, where every corner exudes the timeless charm of Tivoli.
Your post-cruise tour to Tivoli continues with a 2-hour visit to Villa D'Este. This Renaissance gem, commissioned by Cardinal Ippolito II d'Este in the 16th century, is a testament to artistry and sophistication. The villa's name itself pays homage to its visionary creator.
Venturing into the villa's lush gardens, you'll be transported into a world of awe-inspiring water features and magnificent fountains. These captivating aquatic displays include jet fountains, cascades, and water organs, orchestrating a mesmerizing symphony of water. Amidst this natural beauty, classical sculptures find their place within picturesque grottoes, adding an element of both respite and fascination.
The gardens, meticulously manicured and elegantly terraced on a grand slope, embody the quintessential style of Italian Renaissance gardens that emerged in the late 15th century. Here, you'll not only witness the breathtaking beauty of nature but also experience the harmonious interplay of sights, sounds, and scents that define this era of art and culture.
Winding stairways beckon you to explore the lower terraces, unveiling a symphony of verdant gardens and elaborate fountains. Among the must-see fountains, the Fontana dell'Ovata, known as the Fontana di Tivoli, and stroll al ong the renowned Viale delle Cento Fontane (Avenue of the One Hundred Fountains). The Fontana del Bicchierone, a creation by the masterful Gian Lorenzo Bernini, stands as a testament to artistic brilliance
And don't forget to experience the enchanting "musical fountains" including the Fontana della Civetta (Fountain of the Owl) and the Fontana dell'Organo (the Organ Fountain), which serenade you with mesmerizing harmonies as water dances gracefully through them.
Villa D'Este transcends being a mere destination; it's an enchanting journey through the annals of history, where art, architecture, and nature unite to create an enduring masterpiece that awaits your discovery.
Following your visit to Villa d'Este, you will journey to Rome in the comfort of your private deluxe vehicle with your final drop off at your Rome hotel or accommodation.
Thank you for choosing Rome Chauffeur for your post-cruise tours from Civitavecchia! We look forward to showing you Tivoli.
The listed price of the tour is per vehicle, not per person. Rome Chauffeur accepts online prepayment via PayPal or Credit Card at the time you confirm your Tivoli Tour, or you may pay on the Date of Service in Euro funds at the end of the tour made directly to your Chauffeur. If at any time you need extra funds on the day of your tour, your chauffeur will be happy to help you locate an ATM machine.
Cancellations must be made at least 3 days prior to your Date of Service. Prepaid services cancelled last minute less than 3 days or are No Show on the Date of Service are NOT Refundable.
Cancellations must be made in writing via E-Mail followed by an official cancellation confirmation E-Mail from our office in order for your cancellation to be valid. Cancellations are NOT accepted by Phone, Text, Or through 3rd Party individuals such as hotel clerks, friends, or concierge services.
* CANCELLATION FOR PREPAID SERVICES: Only NET RATE will be issued on prepaid services. Net Rate is what we receive from your prepayment after PayPal / Credit Card takes out their fees which they don't reimburse us in case of refunds. Therefore, we are only able to refund what we receive from you after PayPal/ CC takes out their fees.
Tickets to both Villa d'Este and Hadrian's Villa can be purchased on-site at the ticket office upon arrival.
Tickets for Hadrian’s Villa are currently approximately 10 Euros per person (prices are subject to change or vary in conjunction with occasional exhibitions). Ticket prices are subject to change without notice. First Sunday of every month entry is Free.
Tickets for Villa d’Este are currently approximately 10 Euros per person (prices are subject to change or vary in conjunction with exhibitions inside the villa). Ticket prices are subject to change without notice. First Sunday of every month entry is Free.
If you are touring on Mondays, please note that Villa d'Este opens at 2:00 PM.
This Post Cruise Tivoi Tour will start at 8:00 AM when you meet your English-speaking Rome Chauffeur on the pier next to your ship. Do NOT take any buses or shuttles away from the pier. Your post-cruise tour will conclude when you arrive at your hotel in Rome.
This tour provides English-speaking Chauffeurs who are not licensed Tour Guides. Only locally licensed tour guides can guide and accompany guests to sightsee. In order to be in compliance with Italian laws, Chauffeurs are required to remain with the vehicle while you sightsee.
Visitors interested in history and architecture can request to reserve a Private Licensed Tour Guide for Hadrian's Villa for a 2-hour informative walking tour of the archaeological area. Please inquire within for detailed information and tour guide fees.