Welcome to Palestrina

Palestrina stands on the slopes of Monte Ginestro about 40km east of Rome.

Top experiences in Palestrina

Amazing hotels and hostels

We've pre-picked the best hotels, hostels and bed and breakfasts to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

Travel guides

Starting at $36.39

Image for

Palestrina activities

$80.76 Cultural & Theme Tours

Florence Half Day Guided Tour Experience

HALF DAY TOUR OF FLORENCE MORNING ITINERARY:This discovery tour begins from one of the most beautiful and romantic spots in the world: PIAZZALEMICHELANGELO, where you can drink in the sights and historic panorama of Florence lying before your eyes. Thenyou plunge into the city itself: first stop, the ACCADEMIA GALLERY, famous for its David of Michelangelo, theunfinished works of art Prigioni, San Matteo, la Pietà di Palestrina and other masterpieces by the great artist. Thetour ends with a stroll through the historic streets of the city to arrive in PIAZZA DUOMO, here you will learn thesecrets of Giotto’s Bell Tower, and discover the beauty of the Baptistery with its golden, bronze doors (including thefamous Porta del Paradiso). Last but not least, there is the breathtaking Cathedral itself.HALF DAY TOUR OF FLORENCE AFTERNOON ITINERARY:From Florence we cruise along the tree-lined roads to reach the beautiful Etruscan-Roman village of FIESOLE, withstunning views of Florence and the Arno Valley.Heading back to the city we drive along the famous Lungarni (on the Arno riverbank) to reach the Basilica di SANTACROCE and its historic Square. After admiring the palaces we walk up to Piazza Signoria, the unique heart of thecity’s social life, to admire the architecture of Palazzo Vecchio and the famous statues of Loggia de' Lanzi. The tourfinishes inside the UFFIZI GALLERY, where you can stand and admire the unique Renaissance masterpieces of thegreat Italian artists: Leonardo, Giotto, Michelangelo, Botticelli and Raphael...(the list is never-ending!). You can stayinside the museum for as long as you please even after the guided tour is over.

$55.52 Private & Custom Tours

The Accademia Gallery in Florence with your private guide

Begin your 2 hour tour by meeting your private guide at your hotel,if located in the center of Florence.Your guide will take you to the Accademia Gallery where you will enter and skip the line!You will be given a set of earphones to hear your guide perfectly and then your tour will start. The Accademia Gallery was founded in 1784 by Pietro Leopoldo it is a famous museum located in the heart of Florence, it is the home of the Michelangelo’s David. In this museum you will get the chance to see many paintings and Renaissance sculptures such as works by Paolo Uccello,Sandro Botticelli and Andrea del Sarto.The most important sculptures your guide will show you will be the original plaster model by Gianbologna for the marble scultures of the Rape of the Sabines, The Slaves(originally for the tomb of Julius II),The Saint Matthew and the Pietà from Palestrina,one of four compositions of the same subject who acts as a guard of honor to Michelangelo’s David.If you want your tour to last longer you can combine it with a walking tour making last 3 hours instead of 2.