Rome: Villa Farnesina Raphael Frescoes Tour

Rome: Villa Farnesina Raphael Frescoes Tour

From $105.80 per person

Discover the enchanting Villa Farnesina with an art historian. See a magnificent example of a Roman Renaissance villa, enriched by unique frescoes by Raphael.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the infamous Villa Farnesina
  • View the stunning Raphael frescoes
  • Learn about Roman history from a local
Full description
Experience the timeless Raphael frescoes at Villa Farnesina. The banker Agostino Chigi wanted the artist of the pope and many others to turn his weekend mansion into a gem. Horoscope, Zodiac symbols, and Pagan gods. You will not believe this was the villa of one of the most important men in the history of the church. As it is on the same side of the Vatican, Trastevere became the favorite place to build summer villas for the noble families in Rome. After your visit to Villa Farnesina, take a short walk in Trastevere. Follow your guide as they provide insight about one of the most charming and ancient districts of the eternal city. Lose yourself in the winding alleys and escape the crowds of the city with a small group. Meet real Romans, enjoy the area's traditional cuisine, wander through winding lanes and experience real Rome.
Includes
  • Private tour
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Ticket fee to enter Villa Farnesina (€6)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 15 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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    Meeting point

    Via dei Banchi Vecchi, 12, 00186 Rome RM, Italy

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    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    •  Please note, the Villa Farnesina entrance fee is at your own expense
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