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Full Day Ravenna Private Tour of Must-See Sites with Local Top-Rated Guide

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Stop At: Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Via di Roma 52, 48121, Ravenna Italy

Ravenna was the capital of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD and later (6th–8th century) of Ostrogothic and Byzantine Italy. As the capital city of the Western Roman Empire for 250 years and a major port of entry for the Eastern (Byzantine) Empire, Ravenna reflects in its art and architecture a fusion of Roman architectural forms with Byzantine mosaics and other decoration.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Dante's tomb and Quadrarco of Braccioforte, Via Dante Alighieri 9, 48121, Ravenna Italy

Whoever visits Ravenna fall in love for this charming town, even the Great Poet Dante Alighieri was impressed by Ravenna and spent here the last period of his life, in serene and undisturbed quiet, here he finished his major masterpiece, the Divine Comedy, and here you can visit his tomb.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Basilica San Vitale, Via San Vitale, 48121, Ravenna Italy

Ravenna is the only place is Italy where you can admire the Byzantine art and architecture, the highest expression of it is the Church of San Vitale, this octagonal church is built of marble and capped by a lofty terra-cotta dome, again here you will find exceptional mosaics depicting the Old and New Testament.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, Via San Vitale, 48121, Ravenna Italy

is the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, this is the oldest building in Ravenna being built in the 5th century, the entire upper surface of the mausoleum’s interior is covered with mosaics on a blue ground

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, Via Romea Sud, 224, 48124 Classe RA, Italy

You will take a taxi or a bus with the tour guide and reach Sant' Apollinare in Classe. The Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Classe rises in all its solemn grandeur at a distance of 8 kilometres from the centre of Ravenna. Sant'Apollinare in Classe has been described as the most impressive Basilica of the Early Christian period, the basilica has preserved the splendour of its original building. It is now admired for its beautiful polychrome apse mosaics and ancient marble sarcophagi of archbishops, placed along the aisles.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Mausoleo di Teodorico, Via delle Industrie 14, 48122, Ravenna Italy

Reach the Mausoleum by taxi or bus with the tour guide. The Mausoleum was built by Theoderic in 520 AD, as his burial place. Entirely made of Istrian stone, its structure is divided into two decagonal orders placed one on top of the other.


Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Piazza del Popolo, 00187 Rome Italy

Have a relaxing walk in the city center

Duration: 10 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
NH Hotel Ravenna, Piazza Goffredo Mameli, 1, 48100 Ravenna RA, Italy
Departure Time
9:30 AM
Duration
5h
Return Details
Piazza del Popolo, 48121 Ravenna RA, Italy
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Admission tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo
  • Entry/Admission - Dante's tomb and Quadrarco of Braccioforte
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica San Vitale
  • Entry/Admission - Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe
  • Entry/Admission - Mausoleo di Teodorico
  • Entry/Admission - Piazza del Popolo
Exclusions
  • Pick up/ drop off
  • Taxi or bus fee
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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