Ravenna Tour for Kids and Families
Ravenna, often known as the "City of Mosaics," is one of the world's most intriguing cities.
This amazing Ravenna Tour for Kids and families is not to be missed. Imagine experiencing some of the world's most incredible locations with an English-speaking tour guide who knows how to make sightseeing informative and exciting for kids!
Your kids will love it!
This is a 3-hour private tour lead by a professional and fully licensed tour guide with experience working with children who will give you an insight into the history of this little, picturesque town!
Sightseeing can be overwhelming for children when it involves waiting in boring lines to see places and artifacts they don’t understand. With our tours, your children are the center of the tour. Interactive learning tools, games and trivia are tailored to delve into areas that will pique their curiosity.
Ravenna was the capital of the Western Roman Empire from 402 a.d., and it also served as the capital of three major empires in Europe: the Western Roman Empire, Theodoric King of the Goths, and the Byzantine Empire. Each deeply influenced and marked Ravenna, which is why you can admire forms of art that are quite unique and different from the rest of Italy in this small town; in fact, this is the only place in Italy where you can admire startling byzantine art and architecture; you will be astonished by the exquisite mosaics that are over 1500 years old.
This is a peaceful, off-the-beaten-path location, with a pedestrian-friendly city center; it's the ideal town for a leisurely stroll with our expert English-speaking tour guide.
You will visit the major monuments and attractions in town, the Basilica di San Vitale and its adjacent Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, the covered market, and Piazza del Popolo.
The great poet Dante Alighieri lived in exile and died here, the Area of Silence, which includes Dante's Tomb, the courtyard with the Quadrarco, and the Franciscan cloisters where Dante's Museum is located, is a zone of special quietness and respect that encompasses all of the relevant places of the "Sommo Poeta" (the Supreme Poet).
We recommend the tour for kids from 6yo and they must be with an adult.