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In the footsteps of Bernini

In the footsteps of Bernini

Follow in the footsteps of Gian Lorenzo Bernini, one of the greatest artists of the Baroque period and in the history of Rome. The works of this incredible sculptor, architect and painter are disseminated almost everywhere around Rome. Set of on a tour with a private guide to discover Bernini’s impressive masterpieces. Start from the Church of Santa Maria della Vittoria, where you will see the famous statue of the Ecstasy of St. Maria Teresa. Stroll around the historical center and reach Piazza Barberini, where you can admire the Triton Fountain and the Fountain of the Bees. Head to the Basilica of Sant’Andrea that houses the two monumental Statues of the Angels by Bernini. Continue your experience in Piazza del Popolo, dominated by the north gate of the Aurelian Wall, the inner facade of which designed by Bernini for Pope Alessandro VII. Here you will also marvel at Bernini’s architectural plans for the churches of Santa Maria del Popolo, Santa Maria di Montesanto and Santa Maria dei Miracoli. End your tour with the view of the Bridge of Castel Sant’Angelo. Admire the statues of the Angels holding the instruments of the Passion. The last part of your tour is to visit the world famous Borghese gallery, one the must see museum in the world. You will see the best works Bernini and of course not to mention his fallow Baroque artist, Caravaggio.

Duration: 5 hours
Euro 13 per person
Availability: Everyday except Monday

Note:  Proper attire must be worn in the churches, shoulders and knees must be covered.

All of our tour guides are fully-licensed guides of Rome, speak excellent English and have backgrounds in Art & History.
If you are in possession of a Disabled Parking Permit, please bring it with you as it will allow our driver to have better access to the sites, for your comfort.
Price list
2 people € 65 per hour
4 people € 70 per hour
6 people € 75 per hour
8 people € 80 per hour
10 people € 100 per hour
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