Discover the Archaeological Ruins of Ostia Antica with Local Guide Maria Rita

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Don’t miss the chance to discover the ancient seaport town of Ostia Antica! On this 3-hour small group tour you'll learn how important this port was to Rome during the Roman Empire, as you marvel at the incredible ruins in the archeological site.
Meet your expert, local guide at the Ostia Antica ticket office and enter with skip-the-line admission. As you wander around the impressive remains, hear how the town was buried and abandoned after the fall of the Empire and was rediscovered after more than ten centuries. See with your own eyes the main sights in the archeological park, particularly the amphitheater, fountains, factories, the Square of the Guilds, the main city square - the Capitolium, the Baths of Neptune, the Forum, private homes and more.
The history of the ruins, the city and the Roman Empire will fascinate you. This is the ideal place to visit if you're looking to see how cities were once built and can't make it to Pompeii.

Skip-the-line entrance tickets

Departure Point

00119 Ostia Antica RM, Italy

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Stop At:  
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Ostia Antica is an archeological site, which was once the harbour city of ancient Rome, located 30kms from the Eternal City, on the River Tiber. The town was abandoned and buried for over ten centuries until it was rediscovered and today you can see the remains of most of the city’s buildings before it was abandoned.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

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