Cruise Excursion

Castel Gandolfo & Roman Countryside Private Day Trip

Cruise Excursion - Castel Gandolfo & Roman Countryside Private Day Trip
  • Code Tour48 
  • Tour Length 9 hours 
  • Tour type Private Shore Excursion Tours 
  • People target ideal for everyone 
  • Highlights Castel Gandolfo, Barberini Palace, Roman Countryside 
  • Included Transportation in a comfortable Mercedes Limovan equipped with double air-conditioning qualified english speaking driver 
  • Not included Entrance tickets, private guide and optional gratuites 
  • Services Ideal for a couple but also adaptable for families with children. Every itinerary can be modified to fit any special need or request 
Discover the eternal City of Rome

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Discover the city of Rome and all about the Roman Empire you can admire and Visit the many sites related to the Great Roman Empire and its influence its great Architecture still standing todayThe Roman Forum& about the Roman Empire you can admire and Visit the many sites related to the Great Roman Empire and its influence its great Architecture still standing todayThe Roman Forum this is one of the most important...

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Discover Castel Gandolfo

Discover Castel Gandolfo

Discover Castel Gandolfo, Latin: Castrum Gandulphi, colloquially Castello in the Castelli Romani dialects) is a small Italian town or comune in Lazio that occupies a height overlooking Lake Albano about 15 miles south-east of Rome, on the Alban Hills. It is best known as the summer residence of the Pope. The town was voted one of the most beautiful towns in Italy. The resort community includes almost the whole coastline of Lake Albano that is...

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What a great way to take a relaxing day trip from your cruise ship to Castel Gandolfo and the Roman Countryside Private day trip with italy limousine. Explore and discover  the Roman Countryside and one can take time to visit the Popes summer residence Castel Gandolfo which is now open to the public. Together with your private shore tour driver from the port of Civitavecchia enjoy something different. Already visted rome so take a day tthrough the Roman countryside where you can get away from the rush of the Eternal city of Rome which is an Ideal day trip for families with young children visit the scenic landscapes inhabited as far back as the ancient Roman period. You will have time time walk & stroll through the historic towns Castel Gandolfo, which over looks the Lake Albano internationally also  best known as the summer residence of the Pope.

The City Of Castel Gandolfo goes as far back as the 16th Century BC so has a long standing historical value as it was a place where many different civilizations have left their sign. And ofcourse Was also The Actual summer residence of the pope's. Also visit the Barberini Palace, which has some of Bernini's masterpieces designed by Carlo Maderno, are the best examples of the period of the Italian Baroque and Renaissance. The Popes Residence is surrounded by the immense Imperial gardens where it also has an artificial grotto (crater lakes.)
During the day your private limo driver will also advice somewhere local for a bite to eat at lunch time this area also offers a variety of local wineries/trattoria, wanting to eat something for lunch your private driver can arrange somewhere to eat  , talk it over with your shore excursion driver he is there for you and to make sure that your day is customized around your needs Enjoy some real Roman culinary specialties in a typical country trattoria ( romano style). Once back to the ship we know you along with us at italy limousine shore tours have enjoyed your customized day.

For 2017 on request from Pope Frances the private rooms of the popes are now open to all visiters at Castel Gandolfo. You can visit the second and third floor private rooms. You can admire the simplicity and elegance surronded within the walls of these rooms. The tickets are €18 per person. This is the first time in History thata pope has allowed this to occur always considered a private retreat we can now walk and explore the rooms as well.