Day 1: arrival in Rome and sightseeing of the city by bus. Check-in and overnight.
Day 2: half day excursion to the oldest part of the capital: the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, the center of the imperial Rome. In the afternoon walking tour of the most beautiful squares and fountains of the city. Overnight at the accommodation.
Day 3: half day excursion to visit the Vatican and St. Peter Church, the Vatican Museums and their sorroundings in the heart of Rome. Free time at disposal. Overnight at the accommodation.
Day 4: full day dedicated to discover the Colli Albani and the so-called “Castelli Romani”. The tour starts from Castel Gandolfo and continues with the visit of Albano Laziale, Ariccia that is famous for its “porchetta” (pork that is slowly roasted with herbs and wild fennel), Genzano, Rocca di Papa with its villas and its gardens, and finally Frascati before returning to Rome. During the last stop in Frascati, you will have the chance to visit the beautiful Villa Aldobrandini, famous for its charming location overlooking the valley toward the capital. Return to Rome and overnight at the accommodation.
Day 5: the day begins with the visit of Villa d’Este, listed as a Unesco world heritage site, that represents an example of Renaissance architecture and of Italian Renaissance garden. The beauty of the structure is perfectly balanced by the harmony of the fantastic garden. Continuation to Villa Adriana, the largest imperial Roman villa. It was built by the Emperor Hadrian as his residence and it was a complex of about 30 buildings. Today there are the remains of palaces, baths, theaters, gyms and arcades. Return to Rome and overnight at the accommodation.
Day 6: visit of the lost city of Monterano and Castle Orsini Odescalchi the historic fortress and Renaissance residence that was built by the Orsini family in 1470. It represents the perfect communion between military and Renaissance architecture. In the afternoon boat trip on Lake Bracciano. Return to Rome and overnight at the accommodation.
Day 7: Transfer to the airport. End of our services.
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