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Rome: Caravaggio Artwork Walking Tour

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Rome: Caravaggio Artwork Walking Tour

From US$ 38.47 per person

Learn more about the life of master painter Caravaggio as you visit several chapels that house some of his greatest works.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, Italian
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Gain insight into Caravaggio's life and work with a professional guide
  • Admire some of the most famous Caravaggio's masterpieces in splendid churches
  • Discover more about Caravaggio's eccentric personality
Full description
Discover more about the life of the famed Michelangelo Merisi of Caravaggio, also known simply as Caravaggio. Learn about an innovator in the history of painting and his eccentric lifestyle. Visit various sites in the center of Rome where you can admire his work and hear stories about his life from an expert guide. Start at the Church of San Luigi dei Francesi which contains three masterpieces by Caravaggio. Inside, discover the Cappella Contarelli which houses paintings of Saint Matthew the Evangelist. Continue with a stop inside the Church of Sant'Agostino to see the "Madonna dei Pellegrini." Finally, visit the Cappella Cerasi in the Church of Santa Maria del Popolo, where you will find the masterpieces "Conversione di San Paolo" and "La Crocifissione di San Pietro." Throughout the tour explore the streets and see buildings that are linked to the life of Caravaggio, including Via della Scrofa, Palazzo Firenze, Via della Lupa, Vicolo del Divino Amore, Via della Pallacorda, and Palazzo Borghese.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Headphones
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Beautiful Tour with a guide named Fabio of great preparation and passion! He immersed us with great knowledge in the life and works of Caravaggio, deepening and always lightly the two hours, in fact, I recommend this very original experience even to those who are not passionate about the pictorial genre thanks

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