Breakfast in hotel. Visit to Prince Bovino’s dwelling. The Palace of Duke and Duchess Guevara of Bovino, today better known as Villa Porfidiam, (it is named after the actual owners), is the result of varies restoration works, and the best eras represented is the 700’. It was built at the behest of Guevara family. The decree of the 3rd September 1781 issued by Ferdinando IV of Bourbon, allowed a certain quantity of water, free of charge, to irrigate the Duchess Anna Maria Suardo Guevara’s garden, using the water of Carolino’s aqueduct designed by Luigi Vanvitelli in 1752 to supply the waterfalls of the Royal Palace of Caserta. The beautiful garden, covering an area of 1.5 hectares, features hedges-line roads and shaped trees, ( it is the characteristic of the Italian garden), and an ancient Holm oak woods once used for hunting and then in 700’ transformed into an area for having romantic walks. Anna Maria Suardo Guevara, Duchess of Bovino, was related to one of the biggest Bourbon dynasties. During her youth , she was really beautiful, and it is said that even Casavona fell in love with her. Passionate about gardening, she transformed the old rural home of 600’into a castle with a tower, creating the base for a garden. Her passion and her creativity, impressed the Royal family, and with the decree of 1781, they donated to her a personal aqueduct, that from the water falls of the Royal Palace, supplied water to her garden. The elegant park was changed into a fine garden in which the geometric forms mingled with rare trees such as acacia and camphora, in fashion at the time. Besides the Duchess of Bovino, the garden bears the traits of Emma Hamilton, popular for her beauty and lovers. Friend of the Queen, she convinced Maria Carolina to create a modern garden in Caserta, rich in rare species and far from the Renaissance and Baroque formalisms. Time for independent lunch. At the end , departure for Napoli. End of the Tour.