Historical Air Force Museum

Price: $225.00
Ages 3 and under are free.
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Summary
Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Active, Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 6 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? A 10 to 15 minute shuttle ride is required to reach your departure location.
Food/Beverage Provided Meal includes appetizer and main course with bottled water and a glass of wine.
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking shoes. Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, and umbrella to protect you from rain are recommended.
Restrictions Guests must be able to walk over paved and cobblestone surfaces. This tour takes place in historical areas and, therefore, is not wheelchair accessible. Guests must be able to walk on paved, as well as cobblestone surfaces. This tour is not suitable for guests with walking difficulties or those who use partly-motorized vehicles or walkers.

Experience one of Europe's most impressive air force museums as you stroll through its corridors, experience the hangers of the former seaplane base, and more when you book this 6.5-hour cultural excursion in Civitavecchia. You'll enjoy a convenient pickup and dropoff service from your meeting location at Largo Della Pace SNC and a transfer to and from the Italian Air Force Museum via a professional, English-speaking driver. Explore the Italian Air Force Museum with the convenience of a pre-booked ticket, wander its corridors, and hang out at its hangars, such as the Velo Hangar and the Trosted Hangar. With the option to dine on mouthwatering Italian cuisine for lunch, this iconic excursion is ideal for history buffs and aviation enthusiasts alike!

Your scenic excursion kicks off with a morning meet-and-greet with your driver at the Civitavecchia Harbor, where you'll board your comfortable transfer vehicle and embark on a scenic drive for 45 minutes to the small town of Bracciano. Here, next to the Bracciano lake on a former seaplane base at Vigna di Valle, you'll find the popular cultural attraction of the Italian Air Force Museum. The Italian Air Force Museum is one of the fascinating aviation museums in Europe and features three monumental hangers that you'll get to explore, including the Bandoni Hangar, the Trosted Hangar, and the Velo Hangar.

As you stroll through the museum's corridors, you'll find a vast collection of over 80 aircraft and aircraft machinery like propeller aircraft, jet aircraft, helicopters, gliders, and piston and jet engines. Discover the history of Italian aviation depicted through artwork by Futurist painters like Tato and Pietro Annigoni and contemporary artists like Antonio Papasso. Before you head back to your port, relax at a traditional restaurant, and get ready to whet your palate with a glass of wine or bottled water. Sink your teeth into a delicious Italian dish and appetizer for the perfect end to your excursion.

From exploring a historical aircraft museum to dining on delectable Italian cuisine, this cultural excursion offers a relaxing and insightful experience. Book this historical air force museum tour today and step back in time!