Skip the line to visit the Borghese Gallery and be surrounded by pure beauty. Visit the Borghese Gallery, housed in the former Villa Borghese - the country retreat of a noble Roman family. The Borghese Gallery hosts one of the biggest and most charming arts collections, featuring sculptures by Bernini and Canova, paintings by Caravaggio, Raphael and Titian, just to name a few. After the guided tour, you will be taken for an enchanting walk through the Borghese Gardens (Villa Borghese): this is one of the favorite parks for all Romans and it's a real paradise in the heart of the Eternal City
On Saturdays this tour is bilingual (English and German, you will hear only your language).
Gain your Skip-the-Line entrance to the Borghese Gallery and be surrounded by pure beauty. Visit the Borghese Gallery, housed in the former Villa Borghese, the country retreat of Cardinal Scipione Borghese. He was an eager patron of Bernini and avid collector of works by Caravaggio, who is well represented by his collection of works such as "Boy with a Basket of Fruit", "St Jerome Writing", "Sick Bacchus" and others.
Other paintings worthy admiring include Titian's Sacred and Profane Love, Raphael's Entombment of Christ and works by Peter Paul Rubens and Federico Barocci. The collection also features marble sculptures, world-known for their perfection such as "Rape of Proserpine", "Apollo and Daphne", "David" by Bernini and the sensual "Pauline Bonaparte" by Antonio Canova.
After visiting the museum, you will be taken for an enchanting walk through the Borghese Gardens (Villa Borghese), a park loved by all the Romans and a real oasis in the heart of the Eternal City. The tour will end with an unforgettable view from atop the Pincio Terrace.
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The tour starts at 9am. Please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 24 hours beforehand to receive your pickup time. Hotel pickup may be as early as one hour prior to tour start time. Please be ready in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to the pickup time. If your hotel or accommodation is not served, please reach the I Love Rome office in via Vittorio Emanuele Orlando 95, opposite the Grand Hotel, Metro A Line, stop Repubblica.
If you booked the Tour without pickup, please meet no later than 15 minutes before the tour starts in Piazzale del Museo Borghese, near the entrance to the museum. Due to organizational reasons and in respect of those coming on time, it is not possible to wait for late arrivals
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