Leave the hustle and bustle of Rome behind as you set off into the countryside by luxury coach on this guided full-day trip to Tivoli. A historic town lying east of Rome in the breathtaking Monti Tiburtina hills, Tivoli has been favored since ancient times as a popular summer retreat for wealthy Romans.
Tivolis top attractions are undoubtedly the magnificent and historical Hadrians Villa where you take a 1.5-hour guided walking tour. Explore the archaeological ruins of Hadrian's estate of more than 30 buildings, including a sprawling complex of imperial palace ruins, thermal baths, libraries, temples and underground passages wide enough for cars to pass.
Stop for lunch at a cafe (at your own expense) and head to Hadrians Villa (Villa Adriana) and Villa dEste.
Follow your guide through Villa dEste, a former Benedictine convent considered to be one of the most enchanting villas of the late Renaissance period. Hear intriguing stories from your guide and marvel at the famous Fountain of Neptune as you stroll through the villa's stunning gardens, featuring impressive waterfalls, centenary trees, and more than 500 fountains.
Then sit back and enjoy views of the Italian countryside as you head back to Rome. Your guide will be happy to answer any questions you have along the way. This day is sure to present you with unforgettable memories.