Private tour

Rome: Villa Farnesina Renaissance Tour

Rome: Villa Farnesina Renaissance Tour

Activity provider: Through Eternity
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From US$ 301.08 per group up to 2

Take a walking tour that will bring the Renaissance back to life as you wander through an enchanting villa in the center of Rome. Together with a local guide, you will explore the Villa Farnesina in detail.

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Duration 2 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Take a completely private tour of Villa Farnesina
  • Skip the line to enter the grounds
  • Encounter works by Raphael
Full description
Enter a world of Renaissance luxury on a private Villa Farnesina tour. You'll discover spectacular frescoes whilst learning all about the life and work of Raphael and his contemporaries. This grand early-16th-century villa in Trastevere was once the private home of the banker Agostino Chigi, one of the wealthiest men in Europe at the time. Chigi hired some of the greatest painters of the age, including Raphael and Baldassare Peruzzi, to decorate the rooms of the villa. Throughout your visit to Villa Farnesina you’ll see masterpieces such as Raphael’s Galatea and Cupid, as well as the spectacular Hall of Perspective, accompanied by an expert guide who will you show the secrets of the villa as they guide you through the various gardens and sumptuously decorated rooms. During your visit to one of the most beautiful establishments in Rome, you’ll also gain a unique insight into the Renaissance high society.
Includes
  • Headsets to hear the tour guide clearly
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Please arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water

Know before you go

  • People who are fully vaccinated (vaccine plus one booster) no longer need to produce Green Passes from 1 April
  • Anyone who has not completed the full vaccination cycle must produce a negative COVID test taken within 48 hours of any entrance to museums and sites, including restaurants or bars
  • In addition, all visitors, children, and infants also, must bring copies of their passports on the day of the tour
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We had a private tour of Villa Farnesia with Gulia. She was incredibly knowledgeable. If we had just gone on our own, I think we would have missed some of the amazing details and stories about the place. She really brought it to life and was very fastinating. Highly reccomend.

December 13, 2021

Great tour!!!! Guia our guide was an expert we enjoy a lot

December 28, 2021

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Excellent guide. Visite passionnante.

April 25, 2022

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Product ID: 360750