Ravenna, Day Trip from Venice including private transfer

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Discover the beauty and wonders of early Christian UNESCO monuments, including private transportation

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Highlights

  • Explore the city’s early Christian monuments featuring stunning mosaics
  • Enjoy your private transfer from Venice and back
  • Discover the history behind the byzantine mosaics
  • Get to know the art of mosaic

Description

Hello and Welcome to Ravenna! I'm Luana, an enthusiastic tour guide of this wonderful land, the place where I was born and raised. Ravenna was one of the most important cities of Late Antique Europe and hosts some spectacular works of art and architecture from 5th and 6th centuries AD. This private tour of the main UNESCO sites offers an exceptional opportunity to immerse yourself in the profound history of the city. Here's an overview of what you can expect: 1. Private Transfer: Enjoy a stress-free trip with exclusive round-trip transportation between Venice and Ravenna. Your professional driver ensures a comfortable and convenient journey. 2. Walking Tour of Ravenna: I will meet you in Ravenna and lead you on a walking tour of the city's main UNESCO sites. Explore early Christian monuments and delve into the fascinating stories behind them. Gain insights into the history and significance of the Byzantine mosaics that Ravenna is renowned for. Our itinerary includes a visit to the following remarkable monuments in Ravenna: - Church of St. Apollinare Nuovo: home to some of the most iconic Byzantine mosaics in the world, this church promises a captivating exploration of intricate artistry and historical significance. - Neonian Baptistery: it offers insight into the early Christian history of Ravenna, providing a glimpse into its religious and architectural heritage. - Church of St. Vitale: renowned for its magnificent architecture and lavish decorations, it stands as a testament to the grandeur of Byzantine influence in Ravenna. - Mausoleum of Galla Placidia: adorned with mesmerizing mosaic patterns against a backdrop of blue, promises a visually stunning and historically rich experience. Each monument on our tour contributes uniquely to Ravenna's cultural tapestry, offering a journey through time and artistry. Prepare to be immersed in the rich history and aesthetic beauty that these sites have to offer. 3. Expert Guide: I will provide in-depth knowledge about the historical and cultural aspects of Ravenna. Learn about the significance of the city's UNESCO sites and their role in ealry Christian history. 4. Local food: During the visit, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a leisurely lunch. I will take you to one of the authentic osterias in the centre of Ravenna, or alternatively, we can arrange lunch at a different venue based on your preferences. 5. Return to Venice: After your time in Ravenna, your driver will take you back to Venice, completing the round-trip transfer. This comprehensive tour offers a seamless and immersive experience, allowing you to appreciate the beauty and history of Ravenna without the stress of logistics. It's a great way to make the most of your visit to this UNESCO World Heritage city.

Includes

Private transfer back and forth from Venice Monuments entry tickets Private guided tour

Important Information

  • Kindly be aware that this tour requires booking at least 15-20 days in advance, and cannot be booked for the following day, due to driver availability.

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