Heart of Renaissance and Roman Cuisine Walking Tour in Rome

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Villa Farnesina in Rome, located in the heart of Trastevere district, is one of the noblest and harmonious achievements of the Italian Renaissance, frescoed with paintings inspired by the classic myths by Raffaello Sanzio and other important artists of his time.
Opened only in the morning for small groups or individual visits with licensed tour guides, you will have access to this villa to see the infinite beauty and elegance of its rooms, dedicated by Agostino Chigi, the owner, to his wife Francesca.
After the visit, we will move on to the second part of the tour, St. Mary in Trastevere, one of the oldest Christian churches constructed in Rome and dedicated to the Virgin Mary, probably in 340 AD.
The tour will finish with a taste of delicious special dishes of authentic Roman cuisine.

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Duration: 3 hours
Starts: Roma, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours



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Villa Farnesina in Rome, located in the heart of Trastevere district, is one of the noblest and harmonious achievements of the Italian Renaissance, frescoed with paintings inspired by the classic myths by Raffaello Sanzio and other important artists of his time.
Opened only in the morning for small groups or individual visits with licensed tour guides, you will have access to this villa to see the infinite beauty and elegance of its rooms, dedicated by Agostino Chigi, the owner, to his wife Francesca.
After the visit, we will move on to the second part of the tour, St. Mary in Trastevere, one of the oldest Christian churches constructed in Rome and dedicated to the Virgin Mary, probably in 340 AD.
The tour will finish with a taste of delicious special dishes of authentic Roman cuisine.

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Stop At: Villa Farnesina, Via della Lungara 230, 00165 Rome Italy

Villa Farnesina in Rome, in the heart of the Trastevere district, is one of the noblest and harmonious achievements of the Italian Renaissance, frescoed with paintings inspired by the classic myths by Raffaello Sanzio, and other important artists of his time.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, 00153 Rome Italy

The next stop is Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, where you will see the famous church with the same name.Basilica di Santa Maria in Trastevere is one of the oldest Christian Churches constructed in Rome and dedicated to the Virgin Mary, probably in 340 AD.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Trastevere, 00153 Rome Italy

The last stop of the tour is Trastevere district. With its narrow cobbled streets, Trastevere is always full of locals and tourists as well. It is a real Roman neighbourhood, where you will absolutely get a taste of authentic Rome. There’s perhaps no better Roman neighbourhood in which to get lost than Trastevere.

Duration: 1 hour



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