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 private half day excursions from Rome

OSTIA ANTICA

 
 
 
 
 

suitable for children

Ostia Antica is a beautifully preserved example of an ancient city. Founded in the 4th century B.C., grew to become the empire prominent port. Shaded by pine trees and evergreens, see remains of temples, thermal baths, fishmongers, taverns, apartment blocks. Step on the ancient paving of the city main street lined by warehouses and store premises. See beautifully preserved mosaics in the Baths of Neptune. Visit the  market square overlooked by the 2nd century theatre and see the sites of merchants premises with interesting store front mosaics. See the huge thermal baths with amazing examples of ancient hydraulic engineering and be amused by a nicely preserved public latrine and its efficient plumbing. See the city’s Forum and its temples, basilica and city hall. Climb to the top of a residential block and enjoy a roof top view of the city center. See a tavern with original counter, benches and outdoor garden and stroll along side streets visiting the interior of a bakery with original mill stones and ovens. Visiting the small   archaeological museum, whith sculptures, mosaics and ornaments you will grasp the lifestyle of Ostia Antica’s inhabitants.

tour includes:
chauffeur driven air climatized transportation English speaking guide admissions

price per person in Euros:

2

3

4 to 6

7 to 14

175

129

99

79