Private guided tour to the main Baroque Art sites of Rome to visit with your private art expert guide their works of art: Piazza Farnese, Campo de’ Fiori, Piazza Navona, the church of San Luigi dei Francesi where are located some of the best pictures of Caravaggio about the life of Saint Matthew, Trevi Fountain and Spanish steps.
Your personal art expert guide will give you detailed historical description of the Baroque Art in Rome in a tour focused on the main squares and their works of art:
Piazza Farnese with its Palazzo Farnese ( a fine example of Renaissance architecture) host a couple of granite tubs lugged to the Piazza Farnese from the Baths of Caracalla in the 16th century. the Farnese family commissioned to their favourite architect, Girolamo Rainaldi, a Baroque architect, to adapt two monumental antique granite basins as making fountains.
Campo de’ Fiori one of the most lively area of Rome with every morning vegetable and flower market.
Piazza Navona can be considered the pride of the Baroque Art in Rome. The most beautiful Baroque square host the sculpture of Bernini, the famous Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi (Fountain of the Four Rivers); the church of Sant'Agnese in Agone by Francesco Borromini and Girolamo Rainaldi; and the Pamphilj palace who host the gallery frescoed.
The church of San Luigi dei Francesi where are located some of the best pictures of Caravaggio about the life of St. Matthew.
Trevi Fountain is the largest Baroque fountain of Rome , Bernini gives the first contribution to the fountain that as we know it today, was designed by Nicola Salvi.
Spanish steps or (Scalinata della Trinità dei Monti) this monumental staircase was built to link the Bourbon Embassy to the Holy See. At the base of the staircase, in the piazza there is a Baroque fountain called Fontana della Barcaccia (Fountain of the Old Boat), work of Pietro Bernini and son.
Duration of the private tour:
Start Time Private Tour:
Morning Tour- you can require whatever start time you like.
Afternoon Tour - you can require whatever start time you like.
At the lobby of your hotel in Rome or to be decided at the confirmation
Personal expert and licensed guide
Admission fees to church and museums
More of 7 persons rates on request.
Private chauffeured car or minivan with English speaking driver.
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