Like A Roman

 

Mother and Daughter in Rome

Overview

Are you looking to have a true Roman experience with your family after having been to Rome several times? Enjoy unforgettable experiences such as pizza making, creating your own mosaic design and discovering the beautiful paintings and sculptures of the Borghese Gallery. All this and more in this 3 day off the beaten track vacation in the capital of Italy.

 

A unique experience with Family Twist:

  • A friendly and professional pizza making classFirst time in Rome
  • A privately guided visit of the Borghese Gallery
  • A private mosaic workshop
  • A fun guided visit of the Colosseum and the ruins of Ancient Rome
  • Gifts and fun-packed game booklets suitable for children and teenagers are included
 Price per adult Price per child
 from €1,510 from €1,005

Prices based on two adults and two children including 2 nights in a four-star hotel (in connecting rooms), all the activities and transportation (from and to airport/train station and inside Rome)

Itinerary

 

Day 1 – Making Your Own Pizza

Kid making PizzaBenvenuto a Roma! Our English-speaking chauffeur will wait for you at the airport and drive you to your family friendly boutique hotel / apartment in a comfortable minivan, fully equipped for your children’s safety. Gifts and surprises await in your room…

At the end of the afternoon, our chauffeur will pick you up and drive you to our cooking school.

There, you will meet a real “pizzaiolo” (pizza chef) and learn all the secrets of Italian pizzas. During this 2 hour class, you will learn all you need to know to recreate a traditional Italian pizza back home! With the help of our Italian chef, you will make your own pizza dough and prepare different kinds of pizza, including the iconic Margherita pizza. This class ends with a great treat after some hard work : a delicious lunch – and yes, your own pizza will be on the menu!

At the end of this very Italian experience, our private chauffeur will drive you back to your hotel.

 

Day 2 – The Borghese Gallery and Having Fun With Mosaic Design

the Fun Art of Mosaic Design

After breakfast, our chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to a gem of Rome: the gallery Borghese.

During this fun and educational tour, specially designed for families, our English speaking and certifies guide will give you an exciting introduction to Greek and Roman mythology. Our professional guide will take your children on an interactive hunt through the museum, asking them to solve riddles along the way. Adults and kids alike will enjoy fun facts and learn the history of beautiful works of art by great Italian masters such as Bernini, Raphael, Caravaggio, Titian and many others.

After the visit, you will enjoy a quiet time in Borghese gardens and later in the afternoon, our chauffeur will drive you to a real roman mosaic workshop.

During 2 hours, you will experience the wonderful Italian art of mosaic design. During a private lesson with our professional art teacher, you will learn the ancient art of mosaic-making. Following an introductory lesson about the techniques of Roman mosaics, you will practice the principles of texture, composition and marble tile cutting, before making your own mosaic to take back home.

At the end of this very hands-on experience our chauffeur will drive you back to your hotel.

Day 3 – The Colosseum and Ancient Rome

Girl in the Colosseum of Rome

After breakfast, our chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the impressive Colosseum where you will meet our guide and jump back in time!

During this fun and educational tour your family will learn everything about the gladiators’ life and their fighting techniques, as well as the power of the senators and emperors of Ancient Rome. The children will have a highly entertaining notebook full of games to help them better understand Rome’s past and present. After visiting the Colosseum, you will enjoy a trip to the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill, within waking distance.

At the end of the visit our chauffeur will drive you back to the hotel. Time then for a quick lunch before leaving to the airport and saying Ciao to the wonderful city of Rome!