This tour will operate by coach, eco-friendly transportation and on foot. The transfer to Castel Gandolfo is approximately 2 hours each way. For security reasons there is a metal detector check before entering the Pontifical Villas and long queues may be expected. The Pontifical Villas at Castel Gandolfo are still used by the Pope; therefore access may be restricted or denied at any given time for security reasons. Regrettably, the eco-friendly transportation used for the Pontifical Villas visit is not wheelchair accessible. Please dress appropriately to visit the Pontifical Villas & Apostolic Palace: No exposed shoulders or knees, no tank tops or shorts accepted. This tour includes a 5 minutes uphill walk to reach the entrance of the Pontifical Villas. The order of the tour may be reversed. This tour does not operate on Sundays or religious holidays. Lunch is not included.