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Exclusive Pope's Summer Residence Tour provided by Nicom Tours

Exclusive Pope's Summer Residence Tour

Exclusive Pope's Summer Residence Tour
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About
This unique tour begins with the most exclusive trip from Rome – to the Pope’s Summer Residence in Castel Gandolfo, including a visit to villa Barberini  gardens and a visit to the apostolic Papal Palace with its breath taking view overlooking Lake Albano. Only booking with our company you can have the chance to have lunch into the exclusive Papal “Padiglione del riposo” right in the middle of the astonishing Barberini gardens! On Saturdays you can upgrade to an afternoon 3 – hours Vatican walking tour with a live speaking tour guide that starts at the Vatican Museums and ends at St’ Peter’s Basilica.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
German, Russian, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, Russian, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 3058P33
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Audio guide in your selected language to the Papal Palace and gardens
  • Ecological golf car available for 1 hour visit to the gardens
  • Group tour (25 people maximum)
  • Lunch
  • Bus or minivan from the meeting point and back
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo
Exclusions
  • Pick up and drop off from hotel
Duration
4h 30m
Departure details
  • Via Cavour, 224, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note - Papal palace and Gardens have security restrictions. Due to metal detectors at the entrances of most it is forbidden to bring the following:
  • Weapons and blunt objects (knives, long umbrellas, etc.)
  • Glass bottles, aerosol sprays, and alcohol
  • Bicycles, skates, and segways
  • Luggage
  • Pets
  • Please note also that - the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica maintains a strict dress code all year-round. All visitors must have their shoulders covered and pants/skirts must come to the knee. Please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Inclusions
  • Audio guide in your selected language to the Papal Palace and gardens
  • Ecological golf car available for 1 hour visit to the gardens
  • Group tour (25 people maximum)
  • Lunch
  • Bus or minivan from the meeting point and back
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo
Exclusions
  • Pick up and drop off from hotel
Departure details
  • Via Cavour, 224, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Duration
4h 30m
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note - Papal palace and Gardens have security restrictions. Due to metal detectors at the entrances of most it is forbidden to bring the following:
  • Weapons and blunt objects (knives, long umbrellas, etc.)
  • Glass bottles, aerosol sprays, and alcohol
  • Bicycles, skates, and segways
  • Luggage
  • Pets
  • Please note also that - the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica maintains a strict dress code all year-round. All visitors must have their shoulders covered and pants/skirts must come to the knee. Please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 16 Sep. 2021
A note from Exclusive Pope's Summer Residence Tour
Please note that all participants over 12 years old must present; Vaccination Certificate , proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Via Cavour, 224
    Via Cavour, 224, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
    See address & details
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    Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo
    Stop: 5 hours - Admission included
    Relax on the bus journey to Castel Gandolfo, just 25km from Rome, and then visit the exclusive Papal Palace and Barberini Gardens with an audio-guided tour. Travel by comfortable bus to the charming town of Castel GandolfoVisit the recently opened Apostolic palace with an audio-guideTour the Barberini Gardens in an eco-frienly golf cart
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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Die Tour fiel aus!
Oct. 2019 • Couples
Wegen (angeblich) zu wenigen Teilnehmern wurde die Tour kurzfristig abgesagt.
Eine Alternative wurde für den Tag zuvor angeboten. Das war aber wegen der Kürze der Zeit nicht realisierbar. Daher nicht empfehlenswert.
Written 15 October 2019
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By: Nicom Tours
Jennifer B
Jennifer B
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Totally worth the trip!
Both of these places are so cool and yet so different from each other! We were picked up in a van in Rome and taken
eugenekH5861KH
eugenekH5861KH
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Amazing tour
We thoroughly enjoyed this tour of these historic and beautiful places. As is mentioned elsewhere, Giuseppe is an e
Masato M
Masato M
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Don’t waste your money buying tickets online.
This review is more about the company selling advanced skip the line ticket. There was absolutely no reason for us
GoPlaces527029
GoPlaces527029
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Only if you have lots of time in Rome
The tour was OK. Unless you have a lot of time in Rome, I don’t think it’s worth a day of your visit. The ruins wer
anitamxyz
anitamxyz
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Lovely day trip from Rome - beautiful gardens
So nice to leave the busy city of Rome for a day in Tivoli - seeing two quite different Villas. Hadrian's Villa was
David I
David I
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Bumb deal
It was not stipulated that if we arrived later than the time on the ticket entry would be denied. We lost our money
oflagerty
oflagerty
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Great experience
I really enjoyed the day trip to Tivoli and would recommend it to anyone who wishes to know the two lovely Villa de
913sherryl
913sherryl
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My favorite place and guide
Christinia was the best tour guide we had while in Italy. She was very knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and professiona
rustyspoonstravels
rustyspoonstravels
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Savage experience
Really recommended this tour to Pompeii. Meeting point very easy to find and we were greeted by our guide there who
874ehrenw
874ehrenw
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Fun excursion outside of Rome
This was a great opportunity to get out of the hustle/bustle and congestion of Rome. The hill town of Tivoli was ve
barbaramrod
barbaramrod
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Tour cancelled and no refund
They cancelled my tickets due to an unexpected closure of the colosseum, so far it is understandable, what is not u
ItayA2711
ItayA2711
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SCAM!!!!!!!!
WARNING! DO NOT BUY ANYTHING from this agency. They are selling froude tickets. SCAM! SCAM! SCAM!!!!!!!!
adikoppel
adikoppel
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Very very bad
don't dare to contact them or buy any kind of service!!! we bought tickets at advance (for the colosseum) and they
rjcb112
rjcb112
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BEST ONE TO GET
Transportation and the tours were sensational! This is the one to get. Ask for Giuseppe as your tour guide! The vil
Bibi1010
Bibi1010
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Enchanting day in Tivoli
I went with my daughter and a friend on a day tour to Tivoli, where Giuseppe was our guide. Giuseppe is an extremel
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