Ostia Antica

Just a short distance from Rome lies the well-guarded archaeological site of Ostia Antica. Plunge into the past as you wander around the wonderfully preserved harbor ruins and explore an assortment of buildings, including a Roman theater.

Summary:

Just a short distance from Rome lies the well-guarded archaeological site of Ostia Antica. Plunge into the past as you wander around the wonderfully preserved harbor ruins and explore an assortment of buildings, including a Roman theater.

Details:

Because Ostia was a working port town, it shows a complete and gritty look at Roman life. Wandering around today, you'll see the remains of the docks, warehouses, apartment flats, mansions, shopping arcades, and baths that served a once-thriving port of 60,000 people. Stroll around this impressive excavation site and take a breath of fresh air while visiting what was once a dynamic city. Admire the majestic public buildings, symbolic temples, and sumptuous theaters and walk past quaint shops and houses. Ostia is well known for the excellent preservation of its ancient buildings and magnificent frescoe

Highlights:

  • Archaeological site Ostia Antica
  • Ancient Roman theater
  • Majestic public buildings
  • Quaint shops and houses

Inclusions:

Inclusions: vehicle, English speaking 
driver guide, tax, road tolls,fuel