Ostia Antica Guided Tour Including the Ancient Theater and Baths

Rome, Italy

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

Discover the world’s best-preserved Roman harbour city on this 2.5-hour walking tour of Ostia and admire the striking ruins, including the amphitheatre, thermal baths, and the Capitolium. This small-group tour is limited to 12 people and transfers from Rome are optional.
  • 2.5-hour walking tour of ancient Ostia
  • See archaeological wonders like the Porta Romana gate, the amphitheater and the Temple of Rome and Augustus
  • Learn about Roman life from an expert guide
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Hotel pickup and round-trip transport from Rome included (if option selected)
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people ensures a personalized experience.

Local guide
Private tour
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Viale dei Romagnoli, Lido di Ostia RM, Italy

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Either meet your guide at your Rome hotel (if transfer option selected) or make your own way to Ostia (a short train ride from Rome) in time for a 9am or 2pm departure time (depending on option selected). Starting from the Ostia Antica ticket office, set out on a guided 2.5-hour walking tour of the ancient port.

Learn about life in ancient Roman times as you pass through the monumental Porta Romana gate and stroll down the central boulevard of Decumanus Maximus. Stop to explore the remains of the Terme di Nettuno amphitheater, peek into the thermal baths, and see the Temple of Rome and Augustus, the Square of the Guilds, and the Capitolium.

At the end of the tour, either return to the train station or meet your driver for the return journey to Rome.
Stop At:  
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Meet your local guide at the Ostia Antica ticket office and begin your 3 -hour guided walking tour of the site. Now a ghost town, Ostia was once Rome’s ancient port. Explore the maze of abandoned streets and buildings, enjoy the Baths of Neptune and admire the black and white mosaics of Neptune, Amphitrite, the theater and the forum, which was once the center of city life.  Your guide will share insights into how inhabitants used to live. It’s a walk into history where you can experience life as it was during the days when Rome was an important port to the entire ancient world.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes
  • Approximately 2 km of walking is involved in the tour with breaks to sit and enjoy the site
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

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.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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