Archaeological tours

Small-group tour of Ostia Antica

Availability: From Tuesday to Sunday
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Spend a day discovering the ancient port city of Rome, the secret ruins of Ostia Antica
  • Visit the Porta Marina, the Commercial Street, the Forum, The Cardum Maximum, the Bath and the Tabernae
  • Listen to your guide's anecdotes and insights and learn what life was life in ancient Rome
What to expect

Discover the ancient port city of Rome, the secret ruins of Ostia Antica. By joining this tour, you’ll spend a half-day visiting the remarkably well-preserved ruins of Ostia Antica and listening to your guide tell you all about this once thriving port city.
According to the legend, Ostia was founded by Ancus Marcius, the 4th king of Rome, and area became almost immediately a river port.

Of its remains, you'll get to visit the Porta Marina, the Commercial Street, the Forum, The Cardum Maximum, the Bath and the Tabernae and thanks to enthralling narrative that your guide will give, you'll feel like you've been brought back if time and you'll get to learn what daily life was like in the ancient Rome.

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What's included
  • Entrance fee
  • Pick up and drop off from your accommodation inside the Aurelian Walls
  • Guided tour
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
Meeting point:

Pick up is included within the Aurelian walls. Please contact your local operator to confirm your pick up place and time.

What to remember
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • Please remember: pick up is included for all accommodations within the Aurelian walls
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  • From Tuesday to Sunday at 9.00am and 2.00pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 minute before the activity begins.

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