Tivoli Gardens Tour, Best Day Trip from Rome
Visit Tivoli Fountains, Hadrian's Villa & Villa d'Este
Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
This 7-hour guided tour of Tivoli’s hilltop region is really enjoyable. Your expert tour guide will take you on a tour of the ancient town and to Hadrian’s Villa and the Villa d’Este. You’ll get the opportunity to learn about the history of the area as well as unveil a fascinating section of Roman countryside.
Every day, except Monday
In Tivoli, 19 miles (30 km) from Rome
Via Cavour 224. Nearby metro station: “Cavour” (Line B)
25 minutes before the tour start time
Main tour Activity
Your tour will start in the early where you will get almost 7 hours to explore the stunning sights of Tivoli. You will be transported through an air-conditioned bus while exploring these two beautiful UNESCO World Heritage-listed spots.
Enter the Emperor Hadrian’s old retreat, the Villa Adriana in Tivoli in this exclusive day time trip. Within this tour, you can go back in time to the Roman Empire. With skip-the-line access and a trained guide, explore Italy’s largest and most exquisite residential landmark. Discover stunning archaeological ruins and gardens at Hadrian’s country house and explore the magnificent Maritime Theater. You will be acquainted with a guide who will explain their significance in Roman history as you experience the intriguing sights.
In the second part of this trip, we’ll start exploring the Villa d’Este. After lunch our journey will start. You will go through the inside grounds with your guide, who will explain to you about this massive villa, which is regarded as the most beautiful location of the Italian Renaissance. The magnificent fountains will ensure that you remember your vacation for a lifetime. Prepare to take some stunning photos of the ruins, gardens, and fountains. Learn about the emperors and cardinals who resided there and their extravagant tastes.
This day-long guided trip takes you around Tivoli’s wonders Adrian Villa and Villa d’Este. Your guide will offer you an intimate look at the lives of the Roman nobility as you drive past stunning homes and see historical treasures. Above all, you’ll be able to do it all while someone else takes care of the tour program and guides you around the villas.
What to see at the Tivoli famous Adrian Villa and Villa d’Este:
The Hadrian’s Villa (also known as Villa Adriana) is a luxurious retreat. The enormous complex is far more than a “villa,”. It is almost 300 acres in size and has a variety of structures, including palaces, libraries, spas, guest quarters, and other structures, as well as various water features. All of this just took 15 years to get completed. Despite the fact that it was intended to be Hadrian’s retreat from Rome, he used it as the seat of administration in his final years.
After a brief visit at Hadrian’s Villa, we’ll leave the enticing remains of the 2nd century A.D. behind and go to the 14th century, where we’ll see Villa d’Este, one of Italy’s most magnificent Renaissance palaces. This magnificent mansion will wow you with its magnificent grounds filled with hundreds of fountains. The most striking is Bernini’s gigantic Neptune’s Fountain.
Both of the tours are exclusively available with skip-the-line access. So now you don’t have to waste time while entering inside the Villa.
In Tivoli, visit the ruins of the Villa Adriana.
Explore the site where Hadrian built his country home.
Roam around the stunning monuments of Maritime theater, its lounge area, library, art galleries, fountains, and more.
Stroll around the Italianate grounds at Villa d’Este.
Explore the vast grounds for water features, classical monuments, and more.
Take a glance within the portico and its artificial island.
Admire the sculptures at the Canopy’s pool, and go up close to the Serapeum’s artificial grotto.
What is included
Skip the Line Entrance ticket to the Villa Adriana
Transportation on a bus to and from the Villas
Group of 8 to 10 people
What is not included
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Yes, hotel pick-up option is available but it is optional and comes with extra fees. Please select the Hotel transportation option at the time of tour booking. We will arrange it for you.
This tour is non-refundable and cannot be canceled. However, you can make changes to the tour time and date if you informed us 48 hours before the travel date. The adjustment will be made based on availability. Only one change is applicable for the tour time and date.
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