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Ostia Antica Tour

Viale dei Romagnoli, 717, 00119 Roma RM, Italia
from/per person 68,00
  • Historic Rome
  • Entrance Tickets
  • Small groups
  • Tour guides


Description

PORT CITY OF ANCIENT ROME

Enjoy a relaxing visit to Rome’s coast with our Ostia Antica Tour.

“Ostium” means door in Latin. Where the Tiber river meets the Mediterranean Sea. Come with us to discover Ostia Antica Tour!
A bustling port city during the peak of the Roman Empire just 17 miles from Rome, that had a population of 55,000 at the peak of the Roman Empire. Understand the origins of Ostia Antica and how commerce had a fundamental impact on the wealth of Rome. Hear stories of ordinary dock workers, succesful businessman and wealthy matrons that animated the city.
We also bring you inside the small museum within Ostia Antica’s archeological site, where you can admire perfectly preserved sculptures of the winged Minerva, Cupid and Psyche in an eternal embraced, Mythrae slaying the giant bull and more.

What’s included

The tour includes:

  • Necropoli of Ostia Antica
  • Baths of Neptune
  • Vigilantes barraks
  • Amphitheatre of Ostia Antica
  • Forum of the corporations
  • Ancient mill/bakery
  • Thermopolia (street tavern)
  • Capitolium and forum
  • Museum

Tour timeline

  • Piramide metro stopMeeting point

    Meet your guide at the metro stop “Piramide.” Together you will take a quick and easy commuter train ride to Ostia Antica.

  • Ostia AnticaEntrance to the site

    Step directly inside Ostia Antica’s fascinating ruins, known to be one the world’s largest  archeological sites!

  • Ostia AnticaVisit and Tour

    Our tour takes you inside the structures to see in first hand the architecture behind the hot bathes of Neptune, the Theater house, the Thermopolia and more.

  • MuseumVisit and Tour

    Itertour’s Ostia Antica tour also includes a visit inside the statue museum, where all the original sculptures are persevered. Found during the different phases of excavations

  • Ostia AnticaVisit and Tour

    Step on top of the main temple complex in Ostia Antica, the Capitolium! After wards walk through the ancient Forum where public debates gathered crowds from near and far.

  • Ostia AnticaVisit and Tour

    Our guided tour also brings you to the Public Bathes of Ostia Antica, hear how most ancient Romans loved spending entire afternoons bathing and exercising.

  • Piramide metro stopEnd of the tour

    At the end of the tour, your guide will personally ride back with you to the Piramide metro stop and assist you with recommendations and advice if needed.


Schedule

Available all year long
MondayClosed
Tuesday08.30 - 12.00
Wednesday08.30 - 12.00
Thursday08.30 - 12.00
Friday08.30 - 12.00
Saturday08.30 - 12.00
Sunday08.30 - 12.00