Rome, 4 June 2014: Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto has unveiled a new ‘Fiat 500’ tour, inviting guests to uncover the hidden secrets of Rome from the comfort of a car that embodies Italian style and design.
With the expertise of friendly and knowledgeable guides, guests will be able to zip in and around the crowds, adding fun and colour to an exploration of the Eternal City’s greatest treasures.
For car enthusiasts eager to get behind the steering wheel of a Fiat 500 Classic, a ‘Self Drive Guided Tour’ is available when booked through Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto
Guests will drive their rented vintage car in convoy, by following the tour leader’s car along an itinerary that includes Rome’s most famous sites. The convoy uses uncongested routes and travels at a safe speed, with stops planned for photo opportunities and explanations from the tour leader.
Alternatively, those who wish to sit back and enjoy the scenery can take a ‘Chaufeurred Tour.’A driver will collect guests from Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto and take care of the driving as guests revel in the scenery.
Guests can take in must-see spots such as the Coliseum, Garden of Oranges with its panoramic view of Rome, Church of Santa Sabina and Monte de’Cocci in Testaccio.
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- The ‘Fiat 500’ Experience is available when booked through Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto as part of a stay. The experience starts from €250 for two guests.
- For bookings and enquiries, contact JVVreservations@jumeirah.com or +39 06 48 78 81
About Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto
Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto is a work of art in itself. A union of two 19th Century historical buildings, the hotel has skillfully combined these former properties to create a modern masterpiece that pays homage to its historic past. Inspired by Ruhlmann (the father of 1920s Art Deco), the hotel contains handmade furniture of exquisite quality, as well as its own impressive art collection of celebrated artists, from Picasso to Miro, Nespolo to De Chirico, adorning the walls. Situated in the heart of the city, below the Villa Borghese gardens, guests to the hotel are perfectly placed to explore the wonders of Rome.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Bilgah Beach Hotel in Baku; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme.
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