Rome Countryside: Etruscan highlights of Tarquinia and Cerveteri

Rome, Italy

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icon9 hours  (Approx.)
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Overview

Explore two of Italy’s most fascinating Etruscan towns on a private, full-day tour that takes you through the scenic Roman countryside and back in time more than 10,000 years. Visit the ancient cities of Tarquinia and Cerveteri, which date back as far as the 9th century BC and are known for their elaborate necropoli and painted tombs. A private chauffeur will share the history of the area and take you to the various sites to explore at your own pace and leisure.
  • Private, full-day tour of Etrucsan ruins from Rome
  • Travel through the beautiful Roman countryside in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Visit the ancient city of Tarquinia, which dates back to the 9th century BC
  • Admire the painted tombs and the necropolis of ancient Cerveteri
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Local taxes
Bottled water
English speaking tour driver
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned Luxury vehicle
Food and drinks, unless specified
Gratuities
Entrance fees

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered

Departure Time

8:00 AM
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Necropoli della Banditaccia
declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site together with the necropolis in Tarquinia. It covers an area of 400 ha, of which 10 ha can be visited, encompassing a total of 1,000 tombs often housed in characteristic mounds. It is the largest ancient necropolis in the Mediterranean area.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Necropoli di Tarquinia
two of Italy’s great Etruscan cities, whose origins could date from as far back as the 9th century B.C and famous for a number of Etruscan necropolises.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Museo Nazionale Cerite
Here you can admire Etruscan art and artifacts found locally, including the contents of some of the tombs. An innovative design puts the Archaeological Museum of Cerveteri at the first place in the world for technology.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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