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  1. Italy
  2. Lazio
  3. Rome

Rome: Half-Day Villa d'Este & Hadrian's Villa Group Tour

Product ID: 120091
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Discover two of the most significant and well-preserved villas of Italian culture.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Italian

Pickup included

At your accommodation inside the Aurelian Walls.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit the house of the Emperor Hadrian
  • See the most complete example of the Italian gardens and fountains
  • Discover Greek, Roman and Egyptian elements fused together in a breathtaking view
Full description
Your guide will meet you at your hotel and from that moment, you will start a journey back in time. First, visit Emperor Hadrian's villa built in the 2nd century, reflecting the extremely sophisticated and modern man's personality that designed the villa using all he had seen around the world. You will have in front of your eyes Greek, Roman and Egyptian elements fused together in a breathtaking view.

After this, be prepared to leave ancient history to reach the Italian Renaissance in the Villa D’Este for an insight into another villa, another man and another personality. Imagine the Cardinal Ippolito d'Este walking the frescoed rooms of his Villa and the majesty of his garden full of fountains. See the most complete monument of the Italian Renaissance and an incomparable example of the Italian garden. 

Then, you will return back to your hotel with the same minivan and driver with all the comforts by mid-afternoon. This tour will not be available on Monday.
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional guide
  • Driver
  • Transportation provided by a 9-passenger minivan
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Adult pricing applies to all travelers
• A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
• It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes
• The tour is not wheelchair accessible
• Infant seats are available on request, if requested at time of booking
• Please note: Fountains at Villa D'Este can occasionally be inactive due to maintenance; in that case, your trip can be rescheduled
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Product ID: 120091