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Guided Tour in the Pontifical Villas Gardens

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Explore the "green heart" of the Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo in the company of a member of the Vatican staff.


  • Enjoy being surrounded by the botanical beauties of the Barberini Gardens.
  • Admire the beauty of the Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo.
  • Learn about the history of the place from your guide.


  • Entry and guided tour of Pontifical Villas gardens


  • Entry into Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo

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Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

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Leave behind the crowded tourist streets and make your way towards the verdant Barberini Gardens. Follow an expert member of the Vatican staff as you explore the beautifully kept orchards, vineyards, and 1,000+ olive trees around the farm. Watch architectural and natural beauty coexist seamlessly at the Rose Garden, the Alley of the Herbs, the Nymphaea Riad, and more. Set your eyes on the magnificent Castel Gandolfo, the place favored by Emperors and Popes as their summertime residence.

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COVID Safety Information

  • All areas that customers frequently touch are sanitized.
  • Guests may/may not be subject to temperature checks beforehand.
  • All guests are recommended to bring along face masks for safety.
  • It is recommended to maintain social distancing with other guests (2 meters apart).
  • Regularly sanitize your hands. Sanitizers are available upon request.
  • Note: From August 6, 2021, onwards, all sites that we visit in Italy will require guests and guides alike to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test (completed within 48 hours) prior to entry. They will also require a legal form of ID matching the vaccination or test results. You can read more about it on the Italian Government website. If you have any questions regarding your tour, please reach out to us prior to your schedule, and we can help answer any questions you may have.


Sat and Sun at 10:30am.

Important Information

This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

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  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.
  • Please display your mobile voucher along with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.
  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification.
  • Kindly ensure that you arrive 10-15 minutes before the start time of your tour to avoid any delays.

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Getting There

The closest travel terminal is Castel Gandolfo. Train REG will bring you here.


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