Private Borghese Gallery Tour with Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off

Private Borghese Gallery Tour with Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off

Your personal and professional guide will meet you at your hotel and accompany you to the

Borghese Gallery. During this 3 hours experience you

 will admire Scipione Borghese Collection of works by

Raphael,

Rubens,

Caravaggio,

Canova,

Bernini and many other great artists. The Borghese Gallery, often referred to as the "delight of Rome", boasts one of the most impressive collections of art ever put together, while

Borghese Gardens is widely considered the most beautiful park in Rome.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Villa Borghese, P.zzale del Museo Borghese, 00155 Rome Italy

Villa Borghese is a landscape garden in the naturalistic English manner in Rome, containing a number of buildings, museums (see Galleria Borghese) and attractions. It is the third largest public park in Rome (80 hectares or 197.7 acres) after the ones of the Villa Doria Pamphili and Villa Ada. The gardens were developed for the Villa Borghese Pinciana ("Borghese villa on the Pincian Hill"), built by the architect Flaminio Ponzio, developing sketches by Scipione Borghese, who used it as a villa suburbana, a party villa, at the edge of Rome, and to house his art collection. The gardens as they are now were remade in the early nineteenth century.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Galleria Borghese, Piazzale del Museo Borghese 5, 00197 Rome Italy

The Galleria Borghese (English: Borghese Gallery) is an art gallery in Rome, Italy, housed in the former Villa Borghese Pinciana. At the outset, the gallery building was integrated with its gardens, but nowadays the Villa Borghese gardens are considered a separate tourist attraction. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The Villa was built by the architect Flaminio Ponzio, developing sketches by Scipione Borghese himself, who used it as a villa suburbana, a country villa at the edge of Rome.

Scipione Borghese was an early patron of Bernini and an avid collector of works by Caravaggio, who is well represented in the collection by his Boy with a Basket of Fruit, St Jerome Writing, Sick Bacchus and others. Other paintings of note include Titian's Sacred and Profane Love, Raphael's Entombment of Christ and works by Peter Paul Rubens and Federico Barocci.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Please be aware that, for security reasons, guests are required to leave bags/backpacks/purses at the check-room"
"Personal belongings are allowed in plastic bags provided by the Museum's administration at the entrance"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers"
"From December, a so-called Super Green Pass, a certificate valid only for people who have been fully vaccinated against or who have recovered from Covid, is required to enter archeological sites, museums, bar, cafes, restaurants and other indoor places. This also applies to those aged 12 and above."



Duration: 3 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up included only for centrally located hotels (within Aurelian Walls).


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • Private Walking Tour
  • Professional Licensed Blue Badge Tour Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off with Sanitized Vehicle (Centrally located only - within Aurelian Walls)
  • Admission Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Galleria Borghese

Not Included

  • Food and drinks
  • Extras

Facilities


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