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Private Walking tours of the Mosaics of Ravenna, Italy to discover the beautiful mosaics of Ravenna with a local expert Ravenna city tour guide! On our three-hour guided walking tours of the city of Ravenna enjoy an informative and educating tour of the city. You'll learn how to decipher the famous mosaics of Ravenna as you tour the numerous sights throughout the city that feature these unique and so well preserved pieces of art. Italy is more than just Rome, Florence & Venice
On a three-hour private guided walking tour of Ravenna Mosaics discover the symbolic world of the Byzantine civilization through the beautiful mosaics of Ravenna. Remarkably well preserved, their sheer opulence overwhelms all who visit them.
Accompanied by a local expert on the mosaics, explore the fantastic world of colored glass tessere, and by the end of the private tour of Ravenna you'll be able to decipher the encrypted message of the mystical world that you find represented in churches and mausoleums of the town.
The tour of Ravenna includes a detailed visit to the most significant Early-Christian and Byzantine monuments of Ravenna. We'll visit all the major sites of the famous mosaics of Ravenna including: the Church of S.Vitale, the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, the Church of St. Francis with its waterlogged crypt featuring ancient floor mosaics, the Basilica of St. Apollinare Nuovo. And while walking through the quiet and pleasant streets of Ravenna, we'll pause to admire Piazza del Popolo the main square of the city with its 15th century Town Hall, as well as the Tomb of Dante.
Important Information: Clients staying in the nearby cities of Florence, Bologna & Venice can make their way to Ravenna by train arriving at 12 noon. Return trains depart Ravenna around 5 p.m. This will give you enough time to enjoy a relaxing lunch, as well as an informative and educating private walking tours of Ravenna.
To be advised at the time of booking