With the arrival of the rennaisance in Rome during the 1400‘s and the return of the Papal court, Rome reborn. The aqueducts were to be rebuilt and their terminuses celebrated with grand sculptural groups and mesmerizing piazzas. Join us as we explore renaissance and baroque Rome, from the great Palazzos of the families of Rome to the beautiful baroque piazzas and fountains. From the great rivalries artists such and Bernini and Borromini to the Inquisition and trials of great scientific figures such as Galileo and Bruno.
Starting at the spanish steps we will discuss who and what make these the most famous stairs in the world. Join us as we transport you back to a time when Casanova would meander round this area wooing the multitude of visitors to this site, and then onto the Grand tourists who would swarm into this are for its cheap accommodation and soft water (just the thing for a good cup of english tea).
Then onto the most famous fountain in the world, The Trevi, whose history spans back all the way to Augustus and his right hand man Agrippa. After throwing your coins into the fountain to ensure your safe return we head on past a number of beautiful sites, including; Piazza Navona, the Pantheon, Campo di fiori, and many more…
Duaration: 3 Hours
Price is €230 for the first 2people. Additional places can be purchased at €15 for adults and €10 for children.
Please Email or phone the office to confirm availability when booking less than 2 weeks in advance of your trip.