The Borghese Gallery: Bernini, Caravaggio and Titian (Group Tour)

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Location: Rome
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 3.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size: 10
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights See the stunning statues carved by Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Explore the 20 rooms containing artwork that date back to the 1st-3rd centuries AD
Admire Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s Rape of Proserpina
Summary
Enjoy breathtaking sculpture and painting in the exceptionally beautiful Galleria Borghese.
Description

Enjoy the Borghese Gallery and its Gardens during a relaxing and entertaining small semi-private group tour.

 - See the stunning statues carved by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, creator of the Baroque style of sculpture
 - Explore the 20 rooms containing artwork that date back to the 1st-3rd centuries AD, the Renaissance and Baroque era
 - Admire Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s Rape of Proserpina – a highlight of the Galleria Borghese

See some of the most breathtaking paintings and sculptures in the Galleria Borghese . Your guide will introduce you to the wonderful statues carved by the famous sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini – in addition to some of Caravaggio ’s brilliant paintings.
You will hear about the lives of these great artists and your guide will lead you through the 20 rooms. Although everyone tends to have his or her own favourite pieces, Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s Rape of Proserpina is a real highlight. Your guide will take you through the story of this sculpture and have you take note of the amazing technical skill of this sculptor.
 
We built this tour because to appreciate the Galleria Borghese, often a comprehensive level of Renaissance knowledge is needed, and your guide will be sure you have all the information you need to savour the experience.

Included Skip the line tickets to the Galleria Borghese Expert & Entertaining English-speaking guide , Relaxed & comfortable guided tour , Small groups of maximum 12 people or less , Tickets
Tickets, headsets (over 6 people) and reservation fees included
A friendly, professional tour guide
Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
Excluded Gratuities (optional)
Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend local favourites along the way
Know before you book This is a walking tour
No transport costs are included. Your guide will help you get around on the day
Know before you go Please bring comfortable walking shoes
Additional Information Not wheelchair accessible
Health Items Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 48 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times

Season:

Season: From 01-06-2020 To 01-04-2021
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday 14:30

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 41.914098, 12.492017
Address: Piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5, Rome, 00197
Notes: On the left side, on the shades, in front of the entrance to the Galleria Borghese, Piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5
Start Location Notes Piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5, Rome, 00197
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.7025714, -73.99056
Address: 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Notes:
Start Location Notes Piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5, Rome, 00197
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

Pricing

Other Information

FAQ

Will there be other people on the tour or is it just us?

This is a group tour of up to 10 people

Are entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?

In the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

What is your cancellation policy?

On tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

Who do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?

At Touriocity, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

Am I able to book more than one tour?

Absolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).,

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