Private Tour of Trastevere and Villa Farnesina: Discovering Raffaello

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 6 more

Trastevere is a blue-collar neighborhood in Rome that stays true to its roots: think budget hostels, cute cafes, artisan shops, and lively pubs. Explore the area with a local guide on a leisurely walking tour. Visit the Church of St. Mary with its beautiful mosaic tiling, and Villa Farnesina, where a large portion of Raphael’s works are housed.
  • Walking tour of Trastevere
  • Local tour guide
  • See elaborate mosaic tiling at the Church of St. Mary
  • Visit Villa Farnesina and admire artwork by Raphael

Private guide for 3 hours
Licensed and professional guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Tickets for Villa Farnesina

Departure Point

Piazza Trilussa, 00153 Roma RM, Italy

Traveler pickup is offered
You can book a hotel transfer. Your private driver will pick you up in your centrally located hotel in Rome.

Departure Time

9:30 AM

Return Details

Villa Farnesina, Via della Lungara, 230, 00165 Roma RM, Italy
Stop At:  
Piazza Trilussa
Your tour will start in Piazza Trilussa at 9.30 am when you will meet your private licensed guide who will take you to the discovery of a very typical district of Rome: Trastevere.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Santa Maria in Trastevere
The first step of your tour will be in the Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere (St. Mary in Trastevere), where you will have the opportunity to admire Pietro Cavallini's beautiful mosaics from the late 13th century.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Then, your guide will take you to a walk through the district, which will give you an idea of the medieval era. Trastevere is considered the 'real Rome': in fact, walking on the cobblestones alleys, you will find artisans shops, local restaurants, and pubs. It is the preferred area from the Romans for the nightlife.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Villa Farnesina
Finally, you will reach, hidden through the alleys of this borough, Villa Farnesina. With your private guide, you will enter this amazing villa, where most of Raphael's works are conserved. Built in the 16th century under the decision of Agostino Chigi, it is the best example of how the external structure can be balanced with the internal paintings and artworks. In the Loggia of Psyche, it is possible to admire a cycle of paintings of the famous Italian master Raphael.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
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Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Suggestion: bring a scarf with you in case you decide to visit the church of St Mary in Trastevere. For religious sites, shoulders and knees must be covered.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Please note: if you need the wheelchair, you will not be able to access all the areas of the Villa Farnesina, due to architectural restrictions
  • Please note: in some areas of the Villa Farnesina the stroller must be carried by yourself in your arms, due to architectural restrictions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.Learn more about cancellations.

From 303.90 USD


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