This tour will aim to make you stroll through the extraordinary views of Rome from the Baroque period.
Starting from the admirable perspective of Piazza di Spagna with the famous Spanish Steps of Trinity, with at the feet is seen the Fontana della Barcaccia di Pietro and Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Continuing the route, we will arrive in a few minutes at Piazza Montecitorio, to admire the facade designed by Bernini, the building is now used as the house the Chamber of Deputies, Visit to the Church of Sant’Ignazio di Loyola, a marvelous example of Baroque and pictorial illusionism signed by Andrea Pozzo.
A visit to the Church of Sant’Andrea delle Fratte, admiring the striking white bell tower of Borromini and the two statues of angels attributed to Bernini and his school, see the bold architecture of S. Ivo alla Sapienza, A Borromini’s masterpiece that for centuries was a universal symbol of the university of Rome. You will be able to learn in this tour the iconic works of two geniuses who were jealous one of another and continually antagonistically trying to do better and get more attention than the other leaving us with the most spectaculars sights and emotions from that epoch and of their personal and artistic life’s.
Piazza Navona, built on the ruins of the ancient stadium of Domitian which still preserves its shape, on which the Church of Sant’Agnese in Agone of Borromini and the Fontana of the four main rivers in the world represented with many explicit and inexplicit symbolisms, not only of these 4 important rivers and more iconic and political representations of these areas of the world back then done by the powerful and ant conventional genius Bernini, and it will be explained to you, as no one else can, also on why one of the statues of the fountain has his hand up in fear… do you know why ?
This tour is best done in a golf cart to access areas normally not possible for a car, and also for the more adventurous in a Segway.
For the rest of the tour after lunch best to continue by foot, for Rome is such a amazing delight to walk through, we will take you to one of the best and antique coffee in Rome, pop into to see a unique church, go and admire the incredible majestic ancient dome of Pantheon and hear of its story and those of its gods and unique ceremonies still done uphill today, as we pass in front of the ancient Temple of Adriano we will take you to see and touch a unknown ancient basement of this area, go to the marvels fountain of Trevi and through your coin in and have your private photographer take pictures of you like the diva’s of the Dolce Vita and …. We will create the best options for your dolce vita evening, based on how you feel &want to do ?
The duration of this bespoke Baroque Rome Tour will be approximately 3 hours, and will include a detailed analysis of the individual places just proposed.
After the tour is possible to have a special lunch in a tipical Roman restaurant in Piazza Navona for taste the original baroque Roman cuisine.
Included: Private Guide/Hotel Pick-up/drop-off/Lunch.
Additional Services: Photographer/Bodyguards.
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