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starting time:9:00 AM at Rome Hotel
* If you wish to book a Full Day Shore excursion from Civitavecchia Cruise Port to Tivoli, or if you wish to increase the duration of your tour to 8 HOURS to include extra free time for lunch and a stroll through the town of Tivoli, please send us an E-Mail for a customized price quote.
There’s a reason why Tivoli Villas are among Italy’s must-see places.
It’s not often you have the occasion to explore two of Italy’s most opulent and fascinating eras in a single day, but you will have this unique opportunity to explore both the magnificent Ancient Roman Villa of Emperor Hadrian, and the manicured terraced Renaissance gardens and fountains of Villa d’Este in Tivoli.
Tivoli is close enough to Rome to make it one of the most popular day trips from your accommodation in Rome, and yet Tivoli far enough to escape the chaos of city life and experience the beauty and tranquility that the villas of Tivoli.
Aside from Hadrian’s Villa and Villa d’Este, Tivoli itself is a charming historic town with excellent restaurants and eateries for lunch, and an enjoyable stroll.
Both Hadrian’s Villa and Villa d’Este are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Hadrian’s Villa was a 2nd century AD imperial complex of more than 30 buildings that served as a countryside retreat for Emperor Hadrian, fully equipped to the empire from this very place.
During your visit at this archaeological site, you will discover stunning ruins of massive ancient palaces, baths, temples, library, theater, and other structures.
Well traveled, Emperor Hadrian’s villa complex reflects the places that inspired him most and can be admired in the remains of beautiful mosaics, Greek sculptures, artificial lakes, and numerous architectural styles.
Hadrian’s Villa is one of ancient Rome’s most significant cultural and archaeological site.
NOTE: If you wish to increase your Tivoli trip duration to 8 hours, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a nice lunch at a local restaurant or eatery of your choice in Tivoli and a leisurely stroll along its historic streets and alleys.
During your visit to Villa D’Este, you have the opportunity to visit the Renaissance villa as well as its masterpiece gardens.
Villa d’Este takes its name by Cardinal Ippolito II d’Este who commissioned the 16th century villa and the breathtaking Renaissance garden below.
The verdant manicured gardens with dramatic waterplays of jet fountains, cascades and water organs, rest on a grand terraced slope. Classical sculptures, grottoes and water organs impress visitors and delight their senses with sights, sounds and scents in the true style of Italian Renaissance gardens that emerged in the late 15th century
Stairways descend to lower terraces so you can explore this elegant symphony of verdant manicured gardens and elaborate fountains.
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 / CC 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 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.
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.
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.
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