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Ostia Antica The Hidden City

Ostia Antica The Hidden City

Duration:3.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am an American living in Rome, Italy for over fifteen years. Married to an Italian, I Graduated from The American University of Rome. Working as a tour guide in and around Rome. I have a passion for history, travel and Italian Cuisine. Laughter is the key ingredient to a fulfilling life and humor is big part of what I bring to every experience. Master storyteller, my tours tend to be humorous…
Michael
Michael
Michael
Michael

What we’ll do

Ostia Antica is a stunningly preserved ancient Roman city—one of the best in Italy. During our time together, I will bring the ancient city to life as we pick our way through 2000-year-old apartment complexes, visit a bygone restaurant, and learn about bizarre religious cults. Why Ostia Antica instead of Pompeii? There are three reasons, 1) Ostia it's much closer and easier to visit (25-minute…

What else you should know

Train ticket costs 1,5 € one way. Train ride is less than 30 minutes. Entrance fee to the park is 12€ (under 18 is free, ID required).

What to bring

Jacket in the winter
Hat and sun screen in the summer
Bottle of water
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
Camera

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Where you'll be

We will visit the amazing archaeological site of the ancient Roman port town of Ostia Antica. Walk along original Roman roads, stroll through the bath houses with beautifully intact mosaics and explore underneath where the slaves stoked the fires. Stand on the stage of the Amphitheater. Enter the Taverns, The Brothels, the grain storage, the mills and bakery all waiting to be brought to life on this off the beaten path, hidden gems tour.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

What to bring

Jacket in the winter

More tips

Train ticket costs 1,5 € one way. Train ride is less than 30 minutes. Entrance fee to the park is 12€ (under 18 is free, ID required).

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Michael
Ostia Antica The Hidden City
33 reviews
From £39/person
33 reviews
From £39/person