Visit the Royal Palace of Caserta, one of the most beautiful royal residences in Italy and in the whole world! This experience is part of Iconic Insiders, a selection of tours designed for first time visitors to uncover what matters and get oriented in a new city. Your destination insider is a licensed guide who will offer recommendations and highlight the most visually attractive places of the itinerary.
In 1750 the Bourbon King Charles commissioned the construction of a new residence that could hold its own against the most important European cities. Inspired by the palaces of Versailles in Paris and El Escorial in Madrid, he allowed the construction of the Royal Palace of Caserta. On this tour, you'll have the opportunity to visit the palace's park, full of elegant and majestic fountains, as well as the precious insides, both designed by architect Luigi Vanvitelli.
Discover the countless wonders hidden in the park, including sculptures inspired by classical mythology, water features, pools, and waterfalls. Climb the hill in front of the palace to visit the English Garden and live a journey through colors of native and exotic plants. Continue your visit among the refined rooms, boasting countless stucco, bas-reliefs, frescoes, sculptures, and inlaid floors. Ascend the iconic Scala Regia, access the Royal Apartments and the Throne Room, and live an experience that will leave you in complete awe.