Relive The Ancient Ostia: Private Half-Day Tour From Rome
OverviewRelive the glory of Ancient Rome with us on a guided visit to Ostia Antica! Visit this oncelively harbor town founded in the 4th century BC. Ancient Ostia is commonly referred to as “The Better Pompeii” due to the astonishing preservation ofits buildings. You will stroll through ancient taverns, baths, apartments, groceries and theatres and their present condition so strikingly exceeds that of the Roman Forum, Imperial Forum and Pompeii, that it seems a misnomer to call them ‘ruins’.
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- Private guide for a more personalized experience
Know More about this tourGet picked up from your centrally-located accommodation in Rome and transferred to the excavations at Ostia Antica, not far from the city of Rome, to relivethe glory of ancient Rome with us on a guided visit to this former harbor town.
Letyour imaginationwander as youfeel like youve been transported back in time. The ruins of this once bustling Roman harbor town reveal no sign of the modern world, so youll have a truly immersiveexperience. Walk the main street, the Decumanus Maximus, while your tour guide regales you with fascinating stories of the past.
The Roman statues lining the walkways are in such perfect condition youll feel as though you are walking among the ancient Romans themselves. Youll even be enticed to take a dip in the Baths of Neptune, which are crowned by an impressively intact mosaic of the sea god being drawn by a four horse chariot.
And if you are a theaterfan, you will be astounded by Ancient Ostias amphitheater. Take your place in the stands as 3,500 ancient Roman spectators once did back in 12 BC when it was first constructed. Then feel free to relax for a moment with a friend on the communal forica- or toilets - just as the Romans did!
Dont miss the chance to experience the 'better Pompeii,' the tour of Ancient Ostia.
Inclusions for Relive The Ancient Ostia: Private Half-Day Tour From Rome
- Admission ticket Ancient Ostia
- 3 hours professional local guide
- Enjoy a round trip transportation in a minivan with air-conditioning
Exclusions for Relive The Ancient Ostia: Private Half-Day Tour From Rome
- Gratuities (optional)
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Dress code is smart casual
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
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