The tour starts from Piazzale del Museo Borghese, in front of the Borghese Gallery Main Entrance (Villa Borghese entrance on via Pinciana). Here you will be met by your English-speaking guide who will take you inside the Borghese Gallery, home to a vast collection of sculptures and paintings by famous artists such as Bernini, Canova, Caravaggio and Titan.
Your guide will lead you through the rooms of the Borghese Gallery and tell you secrets, stories behind the masterpieces. At the Caravaggio Room, see St. Jerome, David with the Head of Goliath; Bernini sculptures Apollo & Daphne, David; Canova sculpture Pauline Bonaparte; works by Raphael ‘The Deposition’ and ‘Lady with Unicorn’; Perugino’s Madonna & Child, Ruben’s The Deposition and Titian’s Sacred and Profane Love among others.
Continue to the Villa Borghese Gardens which include but are not limited to Casino dell’Uccelliera, Fontana dei Puppazzi, Piazza di Siena, Tempietto di Diana, Obelisco di Antonio and spectacular views over Piazza del Popolo from the Pincio Terrace. The Borghese Gardens are amongst the most famous and beautiful in Italy.
After a memorable time at the Borghese Gallery and Gardens, the tour ends at the top of the Pincio Terrace in Villa Borghese.