- 4 hours
Rome Sketching Tour | The sketching tour is a different and original way to visit the city and know closely its most important monuments.
You will be escorted by an artist who is an official guide as well, your guide will show you the beauties of the city and will lead you to 3 different sketching classes around the capital’s streets. The sketching tour joins your request to know about the secret and the histories of the Eternal City with your need to express your creativity.
It isn’t an ordinary tour! The sketching tour is adaptable to your need and lets you discover the city from a new perspective. You will feel the greatness of the monuments and relate to them not just admiring their beauty but reproducing their vibe on your sketching book. Your guide will provide you with a box of watercolors, chalk, a brush, and a sketching book. The sketching book will be filled with your sketches during the tour, under your artistic guide’s control, and it will become a beautiful memory to take back at home.
The sketching tour provides you with a professional guide, who will describe to you the monuments, tell some secret stories about the city, and amaze you with the greatness of ancient Rome, joining it with funny and happy-go-lucky sketching classes. During your tour, you will have 3 steps for sketching as a permanent portrait of your experience in Rome. Your artistic guide will suggest you paint what you see. In case of bad weather, the sketching classes will be done inside the church chosen for the itinerary or inside the Barracco museum.
We suggest you 3 itineraries, that can be changed according to your needs:
Rome sketching tour itineraries:
Classic Rome: The tour starts from the Campidoglio terrace, where you can admire the roman forum. Here you have a lot of stuff to choose from for your sketches. The tour continues along Fori Romani street until the Colosseum, the symbol of Rome. Along the way, you can stop wherever you prefer for sketching. Your guide will provide you with all the help you need and will tell you glorious stories hidden behind this great monument.
Baroque Rome: A guided walk through the Field of Mars, the most important district of Roman history. You will start from Navona Square arriving at the Pantheon and then Campo dei Fiori. Along the way, you will stop in impressive places for your sketches. Your guide will tell you about the beauties enclosed in each part of this wonderful roman district in the historic town center.
The Rome of the Angels: A very special tour near to the wonderful Sant’Angelo Castle. Your visit starts from Sant’Angelo bridge with its impressive statues, then you will walk around the castle that in the past was the Pope’s residence. Your guide will escort you to discover this interesting place and then you will have your sketching class in a park near to the castle.
The itineraries can be customized according to your requests.
|The price includes:||Official Tour Guide/Teacher, sketching stuff, insurance, vat, taxes|
|Starting point:||depending on the itinerary|
- € 350 for 3 people for each extra person up to 8/10 participants Euro 25 per person for drawing materials.
- More than 8/10 participants price to be agreed.
- For very large groups please send your request.