Ostia Antica Half Day Small Group Tour with Train – Rome’s Ancient Harbor City

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon4 hours  (Approx.)
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Ostia Antica and its ancient ruins rivaling Pompeii’s lie just east of Rome. With this tour, take advantage of included round-trip train tickets to skip driving and take a roughly 45-minute train ride instead. That saves you the hassle of parking and leaves you with a little more energy to explore the sublime ruins with your guide. You can also use your ticket to travel to the Ostia Lido station—a favorite of beach-going Romans—afterward.
  • Guided tour of Ostia Antica archeological site with train tickets from Rome included
  • Save time with skip the line access to the archeological site
  • See the Baths of Neptune, Forum of Corporations, and the amphitheater with a guide
  • Use your train ticket to visit Ostia Lido after the tour of Ostia Antica

Skip the line access
Expert guide
Round-trip train tickets to Ostia Antica
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Piazzale Ostiense, Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

8:30 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Stop At:  
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
With skip-the-line access, visit and explore one of the most powerful trade and commerce sites of the Roman Empire: the Ancient Harbour of Ostia, right on the Mediterranean Sea. Your guide will meet you at Roma-Lido Station where you will take a train to Ostia Antica – just a short ride from Rome’s city center. With your guide you will discover some of the site’s most impressive features, such as the Baths of Neptune – which house an impressively preserved mosaic of Neptune, the god of the sea. Make your way through the Forum of Corporations, which during the time of Emperor Augustus was the center of commerce and trade in Rome. Continue to the impressive Ostia Antica Amphitheatre, which once held up to 3,500 onlookers. Your guide will bring the past to life and help you understand how advanced the Empire was in both commerce and engineering, and how it helped shape modern times. Peak into ancient storefronts, and witness how the Roman’s managed to have complex systems bringing both hot and cold water into their buildings. Ostia Antica Half Day Small Group Tour - Rome's Ancient Harbor City will give you a deeper understanding into the network that helped foster the success of the Roman Empire. With such accelerating growth, this major trade site allowed Rome to feed its ever increasing population and supply goods to its citizens. Ostia Antica is an archaeological wonder that will leave you educated and impressed, and is surely a site that cannot be missed! Guests of this tour may also stay longer and use their included train tickets to visit the neighboring seaside town of Ostia Lido. Your guide will provide you with information on the train times to return to Rome at your desired time.
Duration: 4 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per group is required
  • Maximum 6 people per booking
  • Due to uneven surfaces this tour is not recommended to those with physical disabilities
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers

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