Ostia Antica Guided Tour

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Description

Ostia Antica Guided Tour – Min 5 Pax

The guided tour of Ostia Antica is based on a selection of areas and buildings of the archaeological site that best illustrate the daily life of the city: the theater, the baths, the domus and the insulae, the forum, etc.

Perhaps not everyone knows that not far from Rome there is one of the most important archaeological sites in the world, it is the excavations of Ostia Antica.
A tourist destination able to rival in beauty, size and state of conservation with the infamous Pompeii and Herculaneum. To reach it there is then the comfortable train of the Rome-Lido line which will leave you just 5 ‘from the archaeological site.

This itinerary leads us to the discovery of a perfectly preserved ancient Roman city.
The route allows you to “enter” the customs and traditions of the ancient Romans, thanks to archaeological remains in an excellent state of conservation.

What to expect

With our guided tours of Ostia Antica you will relive the atmosphere of an ancient Roman city!
Strolling through ancient taverns, spas, houses and public buildings, our guide will take you back in time.
This tour will also stimulate your imagination by taking the ruins you visit back to their glorious past.
Walking along the main streets and hidden alleys of Ostia Antica, you will thus live a unique experience, where the eye never meets the signs of the modern city.

Monuments of exceptional importance await you such as the Piazzale delle Corporazioni, the Forum, the Thermopolium, and the Theater,
in a continuous discovery of a world so distant in time but in many ways so similar to ours.

 

DEPARTURE PLACERome – to be defined
DEPARTURE TIME Departure at 09:00. Please arrive at least half an hour earlier.
INCLUDED
Earphones
Entrance tickets to the excavationsProfessional Guide
NOT INCLUDED
Additional services
Refund Tikets

Return to hotel

Note

On request we can organize any kind of private transport: car with driver, mini-van bus, etc.

The excavations of Ostia are however easily reachable thanks to a local train that leaves from the Ostiense station every 15 – 20 min. about,

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Itinerary

1. The necropolis of via Ostiense; 2. Porta Romana; 3. Piazzale della Vittoria;

4. Pitched roof porch; 5. Baths of Neptune; 6. Theater and Piazzale delle Corporazioni;

7. Walls of the republican Castrum; 8. Caseggiato dei Molini;

9. Piazza del Foro, with the Capitolium, the temple of the Lares Augusti and the Temple of Augustus and Rome;

10. Thermopolium.