Caserta City UNESCO sites

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Caserta: Royal Palace of Caserta Ticket and Guided Tour

1. Caserta: Royal Palace of Caserta Ticket and Guided Tour

Discover the Royal Palace of Caserta and its Park with an expert guide. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site properly. Learn about the palace, its artworks, and architecture, as well as life in the royal court from an art historian. Meet your guide at the ticket office. Start with a brief introduction to the history of the building and its architect. Then, climb the grand staircase to start your tour. Visit the Royal Court Theatre and the Palatine Chapel and learn about life in an 18th-century European court. Next, cross the vestibule to see the Royal Apartments, including the Salon of Alexander the Great, the Hall of the Bodyguards, and the Throne Room. Marvel at the painted ceilings and ornate decor. Continue to the Library, which houses a rich collection of books and the Bourbon Nativity. Then, admire the masterpieces in the Picture Gallery and hear all about them from your art historian guide. Finally, explore the Royal Garden. Discover fountains, an English garden, the old woods, and more.

Caserta: 3-hour Shared Tour of the Royal Palace

2. Caserta: 3-hour Shared Tour of the Royal Palace

Visit the Royal Palace of Caserta the smart way by skipping the lines at the entry and learning about its wonderful collections from a professional local guide in a small group. Walk through the stunning 1.8-mile park where you can spot sculptures inspired by classical mythology, fountains, pools, and waterfalls. Visit the English Garden, with its colors of native and exotic plants constructed by Maria Carolina, wife of Ferdinand IV of Bourbon. Then, draw all your attention to the inside of the palace, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. Marvel at its 1,200 rooms, 134 staircases, and countless stucco, bas-reliefs, frescoes, sculptures, and inlaid floors. Finally, climb the Scala Regia to reach the Royal Apartments and visit the Throne Room and the rooms of the Bourbons to conclude your tour.

Caserta: Royal Palace of Caserta Guided Tour

3. Caserta: Royal Palace of Caserta Guided Tour

The Royal Palace of Caserta, commissioned by King Charles of Bourbon to emulate Versailles, is the largest royal residence in the world, a huge building with 1200 rooms, 34 flights of stairs and 1742 windows and since 1997 has been declared by the UNESCO heritage of humanity. Inside, admire the halls and private rooms of the kings. The route will include a detailed visit to the representative and private rooms of the Bourbon kings, where you will be able to admire the furniture, ornaments, chandeliers and sculptures of great value. Walk through the 800 rooms with historical paintings, precious gilded stuccos and precious objects that testify the skill of local and foreign artisans. The second part of the route will be dedicated to the Halls of the '700, furnished with precious silks, watches with curious shapes and refined porcelain. In this environment, Ferdinando and Maria Carolina received their friends. Relive the glories of the Bourbon era for a charming experience, visiting not only the rich reception rooms, the throne room and those dedicated to diplomatic meetings, but also the private rooms and corners that will still speak to you about life more intimate than the king and the queen. The complex also includes the scenic royal park, 3 kilometers long, enriched by fountains with sculptural groups inspired by the "Metamorphosis" of Ovid with places of entertainment for the royals such as the great Peschiera and the Castelluccia in addition to places of leisure and tranquility like the English Garden.

Naples: Highlights City Pass Ticket

4. Naples: Highlights City Pass Ticket

Save and see more with the Naples Pass which grants you a digital ticket to world-class attractions like the Archaeological Park of Herculaneum, the Archaeological Park of Pompeii, and the Royal Palace of Caserta. Get around the city with ease using the 3-day pass for the public metro, funicular, tramway, and bus. Simply download the pass to your phone and show the pass at the ticketing center for each attraction that you want to visit. Have the flexibility to decide what you want to see on the day. Avoid the hassle of waiting in line to purchase tickets. Uncover the cities that were well-preserved under ash from Vesuvius a the Archaeological Park of Herculaneum and the Archaeological Park of Pompeii. Step into the past and walk through ancient streets to unlock the secrets of Roman life. Immerse yourself in the rich history of the city with a visit to the Greek, Roman and Renaissance collections at the National Archaeological Museum of Naples. Discover the largest palace erected in Europe during the 18th century at the Royal Palace of Caserta. Uncover one of the biggest and richest art collections in Italy at the Museum and Royal Wood of Capodimonte. 

Naples: 3-Day Campania Museum Pass

5. Naples: 3-Day Campania Museum Pass

The main attractions and activities included. A digital pass for uninterrupted access. Flexibility to decide the day Skip the queue Incredible savings. From Pompeii to the National Archaeological Museum in Naples. From Herculaneum to the Royal Palace of Caserta, from the Capodimonte Museum to the Royal Palace of Naples: access the main attractions with the city's official tourist pass! For many attraction passes it is not necessary to book in advance. However, some may have limited capacity, so you will need to book in advance. Full booking details can be found by clicking on the i in the My Naples Pass section of the individual attractions.

Caserta: 3-Hour Private Tour of the Royal Palace

6. Caserta: 3-Hour Private Tour of the Royal Palace

On this private 3–hour tour, discover one of the most beautiful royal palaces in Italy, the renowned Royal Palace of Caserta. Inspired by the palaces of Versailles in Paris and El Escorial in Madrid, the Reggia was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. Walk through the 3–kilometer park to admire the so–called waterway, whose water flows through the Carolino Aqueduct, an engineering masterpiece. Stroll through the park amongst sculptures inspired by classical mythology, fountains, pools and waterfalls. Climb the hill in front of the palace to visit the English Garden, journey through colors of native and exotic plants constructed by Maria Carolina, wife of Ferdinand IV of Bourbon. With 5 floors and a height of 36 meters, the building's interior is unique. Marvel at 1,200 rooms, 134 staircases and countless stucco, bas-reliefs, frescoes, sculptures, and inlaid floors. Climb the Scala Regia, carved from a single block of marble, to reach the Royal Apartments. Visit the Throne Room and the rooms of the Bourbons, all decorated by great 19th century artists and furnished by expert silk workers of the nearby factories of San Leucio.

From Rome: Royal Palace of Caserta Full-Day Tour

7. From Rome: Royal Palace of Caserta Full-Day Tour

Depart Rome and travel by train to the Royal Palace of Caserta to explore one of the largest palaces built in Europe in the 18th century. Upon arrival, take a walk in the Italian park and marvel at its Baroque water features and fountains with ornate statues. Discover the botanical English Garden where the Bourbon kings and queens spent their most intimate moments. Be enchanted by the grandeur of the state rooms and apartments once inside the palace, where 1,200 rooms and 34 staircases extend over 5 floors.

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What people are saying about Caserta City

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 19 reviews

The guide Francesca is an exquisite, nice and very welcoming person! Always kind and attentive to our needs Very prepared to tell the history of the Reggia and our questions I recommend this site EXCELLENT

We opted for a private guided tour. The Reggia is wonderful and the competence and professionalism of the guide, Prof.sa Tonia, made everything extremely pleasant.

Very punctual and very prepared guide. He was able to skillfully involve us with his explanations

Lovely guide … Gilda. She was very knowledgeable and had a great way of explaining history.

friendly and prepared guide, punctual and who made us fully appreciate the experience