Lands of Ulysses: Terracina, Borgo Pio, the Temple of Jupiter Anxur

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon10 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Our private tours are perfectly designed for those who want to have an exclusive experience at own pace.
This itinerary will take you far from the crowd of the big city to discover a hidden gem of the italian cultural heritage.
Feel free to ask your guide any question and curiosity you have!

Ticket and reservation fees with preferential access so you don't wait in line
Headsets for groups of six or more people.
Private transportation
Gratuities
Lunch

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Your driver will pick you up from your hotel lobby

Departure Time

8:00 AM
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Old Town
Pick up from the hotel in Rome and departure for the visit of the city of Terracina, a place that according to mythology was populated by the Lestrigoni, legendary anthropophagous giants that destroyed Ulysses' fleet. Starting from "Borgo Pio", we will see the characteristic vicolo Rappini that represents the popular buildings of the '700 where fishermen used to live, piazza della Repubblica that retains its medieval character with three large monuments which were built between 1074 and 1350, the suggestive rock pinnacle of Pisco Montano.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Cattedrale di Terracina
We will continue through the upper historical center with evidence of both Roman domination (the forum, the ruins of the theater, the four-sided arch, the capitolium, ruins of the Appian Way) and the medieval period (the walls, alleys, small squares, secret passages, the Frumentaria Tower, noble houses, the Cathedral). Short lunch not included.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Tempio di Giove Anxur
At the end we will move towards the archaeological area located on the top of Monte San'Angelo to visit the ruins of the Roman Temple dedicated to the divinity of Jupiter Anxur (Jupiter the Child), the small temple and the ruins of the roman military camp (castrum).
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Due to the uneven and steep paths in sites this tour is not suitable for the ones with serious mobility concerns
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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