Romantic Rome: look for romance in Villa d’Este, Tivoli

One of the most romantic things you can do while in Rome is to visit Villa d’Este, in Tivoli. It will be a fantastic escape from chaotic Rome, and you will love its renaissance gardens and fountains. Villa D’Este will definitely be one of your Romantic Rome highligts.

Villa D’Este and its amazing fountains are arguably one of the most romantic day trips from Rome. Strolling in its fresh alleys, admiring the amazing fountains and the beautiful views over the valley, loosing yourself in the lost in time atmosphere will be one of the most enchanting memories of your Italian trip.

While you are there, you could also visit Villa Gregoriana. It’s a nice walk in a deep gorge, with waterfalls everywhere and a tiny round Roman temple overlooking it. Actually you can see this sight on many 18th and 19th paintings, since this has been an inspirational view to legions of famous painters.

Alternatively, you could visit Emperor’s Adrian villa amazing ruins. A Unesco heritage site, and a top romantic visit. Unmissable if you are in Tivoli!

 In case you don’t want to bother organizing your day trip to Tivoli on your own, here is a nice tour that combine Villa d’Este and Villa Adiana

Villa d’Este is a really romantic place during daytime, and it becomes absolutely magic after sunset!

Don’t miss the opportunity of a night visit. Villa d’Este opens to the public at night, from July 4 to September 13, only on riday and Saturday nights, from 8:30 PM to 00:30 AM (this is for 2017, better to check for 2018).

Admission is limited to 2.000 persons, so better to reserve at the following number: 199 766166.

If you are lucky enough to attend the night visit, what about spending the night there? Click here to find the best places to stay in Tivoli

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