The guided tour of Ostia Antica is based on a selection of areas and buildings of the archaeological site that best illustrate the daily life of the city: the theater, the baths, the domus and the insulae, the forum and much more.
The guided tour of Ostia Antica will start from the Necropolis of the ancient city where the important funerary monuments that flank the ancient Via Ostiense rise up to the city walls where the Roman Gate opens. Entering the city we will travel along the Decumano Massimo, the main arterial road of Ostia; an avenue 9 meters wide flanked by imposing porticoes. Along this road there are the most important and grandiose public buildings of the city such as the Terme del Nettuno which preserve the largest mosaic in Ostia and the Theater, the archaeological jewel of the Scavi di Ostia. Along the tour we will also discover the residential buildings of the city such as the domus, the rich patrician residences and the insulae, the ancestors of modern apartment buildings and residential centers. We will enter the Terme del Foro, the largest thermal complex in the city, to learn about the indispensable pastime of the Romans. Going from one room to another, we will discover the attention dedicated by our ancestors to the care of the body and the technical aspect, as shown by the creation of the highly efficient heating system.
TOUR AVAILABLE APR-OCT: FRIDAY AND SUNDAY.
PMEETING POINT: Termini Station 8.00 AM Via Giovanni Amendola
RETURN: 12.0 AM About.Bus stops at:Lungotevere Marzio/Piazza dei Tribunali/Via Bissolati/Stazione Termini.
Pick up in hotel
For security reasons, only medium and small rucksacks are allowed. It is not permitted to carry large backpacks, camping equipment, bulky bags, luggage or liquids.
6+ Departures only with a minimum group of 6 participants.
The tour is not recommended for people with walking difficulties, there are architectural barriers along the way.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
|DURATION||4 Hours about|
|NOT INCLUDED||No Pickup|
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