Duration: 3-6 hrs
Location: Apostolic Palace, Villa Santa Caterina, Villa Cybo
A tour of Rome simply cannot be complete without a trip to the famed Lazio commune of Castel Gandolfo, overlooking Lake Albano.
Renowned for being the summer residence of the Pope, this private tour of Rome with All Around Italy would not only include visits to Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo, the formal summer residence of the Pope, it would also include visits to Pontifical Villas in the vicinity such as Cybo Villa, Villa Barberini as well as Villa Santa Caterina. Moreover, while on a tour to Rome with us, we would be delighted to take you to Frascati, home to well-known Frascati Superiore wine. Here a wine tasting session can be specially organized for you. On this guided tour of Rome you will also be able to revel in some truly enigmatic sights such as that of the Collegiate Church of St. Thomas of Villanova as well as the remains of the Villa of Domitian.
Additionally, on your private tour in Rome you will especially cherish a visit to the Aldobrandini Family Villa and the park adjoining it where you can admire the beautiful stucco and fresco works ensconced within.
While on this private tour in Rome with us, we would also definitely recommend a trip to the historical restaurant “Pagnanelli” which has in fact been operational for more than a century since 1882. Here you can enjoy a wide variety of delectable local cuisines, over a breathtaking view of the adjoining Lake Albano. Besides, if you are planning a Rome tour in September, you can be a part of the San Sebastian festivities in Castel Gandolfo whereby you can particularly enjoy fireworks all across Lake Albano. No doubt all of these experiences can be cherished that much more when there is a personalized private Rome tour on offer which is exactly what we at All Around Italy specialize in presenting to our esteemed patrons from across the globe. Therefore, feel free to fill up the form for a customized FREE QUOTE from All Around Italy on a shore excursion to Castel Gandolfo, which we know you will reminiscence about for a very long time to come!