Discover the Italian Capital in all its splendor and contradictions.
Discover the marvels of Italy’s capitol with a full-day, private chauffeured tour of Rome. Spend a day witnessing the Eternal City jewels, as your private Access Italy Guide shows you Rome in all its splendor. You will experience the awe-inspiring sites, architecture and artwork starting with a private tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, once the center of ancient public life. From there, you will visit Capitoline Hill and continue to St. Peter in Chains, home of Michelangelo’s Moses sculpture. Then it’s Trevi Fountain, Piazza Navona and the Spanish Steps, shining examples of the Baroque era and oozing with the spirit of “La Dolce Vita”. Your Guide will lead you to Piazza Venezia and Campo dei Fiori, where you’ll peek into the local artisanal shops. Your day will end with a visit to Circus Maximus and the decadent Aventine Hill, where a special key hole will allow you to peek three States at one time.
VATICAN BEHIND THE SCENES
Certain experiences cannot be described with words. This exclusive, behind-the-scenes entrance will allow you to explore the Vatican with a private tour. You will start with touring the Vatican Museums and then the Sistine Chapel, admiring the ancient statues, artifacts and frescos which are now part of the Vatican collection. The experience will continue in the most amazing way, as your Access Italy guide will take you across several hidden rooms located inside the Vatican that are closed to the public and can only be accessed during this tour. You will walk through secret doors, which will be opened just for your group and visit a few rooms that are usually only accessible to cardinals, witnessing firsthand how priceless treasures are being preserved in the heart of the Vatican. The experience will continue in the majestic St. Peter’s Basilica, that you will access directly from the Vatican doors without waiting in line.
COOKING AT MAMMA EVA
Live an authentic hand-on experience and learn how to cook in a real Italian house with our Mamma Eva. Start from scratch and choose your ingredients guided by our Chef at the picturesque food market: Campo de’ Fiori. Continue by cooking your favorite local meal and learn the secrets that make the Italian cuisine the most sought after in the world. Our Mamma Eva will open her beautiful house and will let you discover the recipes for Italian Tagliatella. The activity will continue at the table tasting your own creations.