An old mule track that runs between the village of Caira and Monte Cassino Abbey became one of the most strategically important roads of the Apennine peninsula during World War II. With this tour, follow the track with a guide who illuminates the history of the allied campaigns of Monte Cassino and the Gustav Line during the war.
I'm Anna, an Italian licensed tour guide (certified by the Italian National Tourist Board) with a PhD in WWII history at the Humboldt University of Berlin. I will be happy to share with you the most important events of the 4 Battles of Cassino, but also the personal Veterans' stories, remembering that memory is important for our future!2020 mark the 76th anniversary of the 4 Battles of Montecassino and it will be a great occasion to celebrate peace. I will pick you up with my tipical vintage Italian car at the train station of Cassino and I will start to show you shortly the new town, totally rebuilt after the war. We will stop in the town, where the German Headquarter was, and then we will see Castle Hill (where the Kiwis and the Gurkas tried to attack the Abbey) and at the Belvedere, where I will show you the Liri valley where the battles took place. We are going to visit the Abbey of Monte Cassino on a WW2 point of view, and then we will pay a visit to the Commonwealt Cemetery.
See Rome from an entirely new perspective during a tandem paragliding experience that reveals birds-eye views of the Eternal City. This tandem experience means you can enjoy Rome from above with one other person, making it the ideal choice for couples and families. You can choose from a morning or afternoon start time to suit your schedule, and upgrade to include convenient pickup from a metro stop of your choice.
Specifically tailored for passengers ending their cruise in the Civitavecchia Port, this private tour of Rome city begins with pickup at the port and ends with drop-off at Fiumicino Airport. Spend a half day exploring the highlights of the city in a private, air-conditioned van, including the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain, and the Colosseum. This tour can accommodate up to eight people.
See Italy from a perspective rare to both visitors and locals on a paragliding flight that offers unparalleled views of the Tuscan countryside—and, if you’re lucky, a birds-eye glimpse of ancient ruins. In addition to providing an introduction briefing, a guide ensures your comfort and safety throughout the 15-to-20-minute tandem flight. A personalized HD video montage is included for you to commemorate the adventure and share with friends.
Book a hot air balloon ride near Rome for an adventure that many visitors to the city don’t experience. Taking off from Magliano Sabina, a town roughly 60km (30 miles) from central Rome, the balloon ride follows a route high above the Tiber Valley and the Lazio countryside. Look out for Villa d’Este and Villa Adriana as you fly, then touch down to celebrate your flight with wine, soft drinks, and snacks.
The post cruise tour is dedicated to the Clients who would like to spend few hours visiting Rome after the cruise and before going to the airport.We pickup Clients at Civitavecchia port, just at the dock of their ship, with a sign showing their name.Transfer with car/minivan and local driver to Rome downtown in order to enjoy the Eternal city! Clients can visit in approximately four hours the major interesting places of Rome, like the Colosseum (external)Pantheon, Trevi fountain, the Spanish Steps, Pantheon, Piazza Venezia, S.Peter' square.Then transfer to Fiumicino airport to catch the flight or drop-off in Rome at their hotel or apartment, or at Termini rail station.Our Post Cruise Rome tour is very convenient, safe and easy to book.
This tour is ideal for those who want to relive the Gaudì style and the beauty of Tuscan landscape, cuisine and ancient city! Discover the Tarot Garden, an artistic park in Tuscany created and designed by French-American artist Niki de Saint Phalle. It is populated with statues inspired by the figures of the major arcana tarot.
Avoid the crowded streets and long lines in Rome and embark on a private tour from Civitavecchia Port to two nearby castles. Visit the lakeside town of Bracciano and tour the city, including the medieval Orsini-Odescalchi Castle, which is still furnished as it was during the Middle Ages. Then it’s on to the 15th-century Ceri Castle which houses a small village and boasts stunning views of the countryside.
Take a tour of Viterbo with your own private guide, and discover the historic corners of the stately Lazio city. Focusing on the sights that interest you most, the private tour takes in the neighborhood of San Pellegrino and landmarks linked to the city’s papal history. You’ll visit the palace where the first recorded conclave took place, and hear fun facts about Viterbo’s numerous movie locations.
Discover the Etruscans on this guided cultural tour and visit the city of Tarquinia with its UNESCO world heritage site. Explore the ancient Etruscan necropolis with tombs painted more than 3000 years ago. Learn about the extraordinary artwork in the tombs, which predates the Romans and gives unique insight into the ancient culture and daily lives of the Etruscan people. Leave the necropolis go the National Etruscan Museum. Finish your time in Tarquinia by relaxing and enjoying an authentic Italian lunch, in a traditional local restaurant. Savor the unique and dazzling flavours of the Lazio region, for the perfect end to your day of discovery. This tour includes pickup/drop off from Civitavecchia with an English-speaking driver, air-conditioned transportation, all tickets entrance fee, lunch. At about 15.30 PM we will start to come back to the port of Civitavecchia.
I am a professional guide with masters in Culturale Heritage. I have always loved food & wine, part of my culture. I would like my visitors to taste authentic Italian food & wine and to experience a day in a town off the beaten path. In the last years I become a sommelier and you will be amazed to taste lesser known but excellent wines from Lazio Regions of small producers, rarely exported. By the end of the day you will be a real expert, you will feel like you have always lived here. The final stop will be in my house to try different wines combined with gourmet bits.I am looking forward to meeting you.
The Marturanum Park is one of the richest parks in Lazio where in just over 1000 hectares there are as many as incredible environments. 2000 Etruscan tombs, this is the secret that hides the Park.Calling them tombs is really an understatement as it is not just burial places but real books carved into the rock that talk about urban planning, architecture, hydraulic works, furniture, aesthetic taste, symbols and rituals.What makes this excursion unique is the high concentration of Etruscan remains, many of which are monumental that blend into the lush vegetation and seem to welcome us to tell us about the life and rituals of almost 3000 years ago.A true journey through time in the "eternal home" of the Etruscans
Tour at the Albaneta Masseria in Montecassino with pedal assisted electric bicycle. We will proceed to the ascent with passage to the Rocca Janula, the Abbey and the Polish Tank. The route is mainly on asphalt and driveways. The track can be viewed and downloaded on Strava.
As the sun sets over western beaches a cool breeze rises and the waters of the gulf turn blue like sugar paper, this is the most incredible time to hoist the anchor and begin our tour that runs along the medieval city after a tour in the gulf we will stop in a small and exclusive landing place that welcomes you to offer you a dinner aperitif with local dishes on the lawn near the sea, or by boat and while the sky turns red we prepare to return, but the magic has just begun ... the city lights up the street lamps and the city slowly lights up with a thousand colors reflected in the sea, and so begins another summer evening with its noise, its alleys and its discos that offer unforgettable moments. Three hours really intense and exciting
By this private Tour of Montecassino you will visit the headquarters of the first German paratrooper division. The Battle of Monte Cassino (also known as the Battle for Rome and the Battle for Cassino) was a costly series of four battles during World War II fought by the Allies with the intention of breaking through the Winter Line and seizing Rome. The Abbey of Montecassino was located on the peak of the mountain, so was impossible for the allied troops to reach the site without completely destroying the abbey by bombing it.The tour includes:- Private transfer from your hotel in Rome to Rome railway station- English speaking assistant from hotel to Rome railway station- Train tickets Rome / Cassino (roundtrip)- 1 private car at disposition in Cassino and Montecassino- 1 private english speaking tour guide at disposition for tour of MontecassinoDuring the tour you’ll visit:– the Abbey of Montecassino– the Cimitery
Orbetello is a cute coastal town, backed by hills and fronted by the lagoon with the sea beyond. The village is completely pedestrianized, making it a safe and charming place to wander through the narrow streets while soaking in the atmosphere and sun. There is a peppy piazza with ocher buildings decorated with awnings and vine-festooned doorways. Attractive tables are sprinkled around for outdoor dining. The main corso is lined with interesting shops. There is a plethora of restaurants and caffes. Once in Civitavecchia do not miss this unique area of Italy. Furthermore, if you like visiting eco-system area, this is the place that worth seeing.
First visit to Rome? You’re in luck. You’ll find it easy to see a lot, no matter how limited your time is. It’s good to plan ahead, but ambling aimlessly is also a joy: at times it can seem like there’s an ancient wonder around every corner. Just don’t stress about trying to see everything: for Rome, non basta una vita (‘a lifetime is not enough’) but with our tour we will try to do our best.
We will sail from the port of Sperlonga and will sail slowly inside the Riviera di Ulisse Regional Park. We will tell you about our coast, full of historical notes and breathtaking landscapes. We will start from the Grotta di Tiberio adorned by the homonymous emperor with numerous marble sculptures depicting the exploits of Ulysses. We will continue along the ancient Via Flacca (187a.C.). We will admire the medieval towers dating back to the 1500s and finally the wonderful natural caves of limestone formation: the caves of Bazzano, Grotte di Capovento and the most suggestive, the "Grotta delle Bambole".Ready for the bathroom?immerse yourself in its crystal clear waters!while you will be distracted by the cool snorkeling, a first course will be prepared with the catch of the day to be enjoyed on your return. A glass of white wine, water and fruit at will pamper you before lying down and sunbathing.this moment of suggestion and relaxation will end only when we return to port.
An exciting journey into the Etruscan civilization that characterizes central Italy: an archeotrekking morning in a park that preserves the vegetation of the Mediterranean maquis; the afternoon immersed in everyday life to rediscover the modernity of the Etruscan civilization. A unique way to get to know the mysterious people of the Mediterranean who had learned to paint from the Greeks and who produced frescoes that were still intact after 2600 years.