Borghese Gallery and Gardens walking tour - Skip the line: Book a Skip the line: Borghese Gallery and Gardens Tour Pass to take advantage of the minimum fuss, maximum enjoyment opportunity to visit one of Rome’s richest and most interesting villas. This pass allows you to take in the vast and diverse collection of sculptures and paintings produced by masters such as Gian Lorenzo Bernini, whom Scipione Borghese was an early patron of. Caravaggio’s ‘Boy with a Basket of Fruit’ is on show along with Titian’s ‘Sacred and Profane Love’. Works by Canova and Rafael are also prominent features in the magical setting of the Borghese Gallery.
Your English-speaking guide ushers you past the queues and into a myriad of artworks, fountains and monuments designed by the famed Italians. This tour is followed by entry to the Borghese Villa Gardens, home to the rich and diverse flora that proves a pleasure to all of the senses. The gardens contain numerous buildings and villas to admire, and the gardens themselves are so picturesque that they have featured in many artists’ paintings. The Tour ends with a breathtaking view from atop the Pincio terrace.
The Skip the line: Borghese Gallery and Gardens Tour Pass is the best and most relaxing way to learn the secrets, stories and techniques behind Rome’s masterpieces and undertake an enchanting walk through the surprises and silence of this Eden in the heart of busy Rome.
Meeting/ Pick up point: Meeting point in the Piazzale del Museo Borghese, in front of the Borghese Gallery Main Entrance. Villa Borghese entrance on via Pinciana.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start or opening time: 9am or 3pm.
Languages: English. Audio headsets available so you can always hear your guide.
Others: Small groups of 20 people or less.
Extra measures may be implemented at some venues due to heightened global security. As a result, we may experience delays in getting through mandatory security checks when entering these venues. Extra measures may also restrict the size of bags that can be brought inside. To avoid disruptions or possible denied entry, we strongly suggest that you avoid bringing large handbags, bags, or rucksacks on your tour. The Borghese Gallery specifically prohibits all bags and they must be checked in before entry to the museum.