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Private Tour of Ancient Ostia with Exclusive Guide and Skip-the-line Tickets

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    Stop At: Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica, Viale Dei Romagnoli 717, 00119 Ostia Antica Italy

    Stroll through the Roman demolishes in this old town. It tends to be characterized a little Pompeii, only couple of kilometers from Rome. The principal settlement can be followed back to the start of the fourth century B.C. Just toward the finish of that century a squared sustained post (castrum) was assembled. This castrum was encompassed by solid tufa dividers and its fundamental street tomahawks - the Cardus and the Decumanus. This military camp, called Ostia from the Latin word Ostium signifying "mouth of the stream", was set up at a separation of around 16 miles from Rome, as a military station to monitor not just the entrance to the Tiber and the adjacent zones, so as to protect Rome. The city was then encompassed by another hover of dividers that is generally credited at the season of Sulla. The dividers delineated a urban territory of around 50 hectares which could be gotten to through three primary doors: Porta Romana,Porta Laurentina and Porta Marina.

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Departure Point
    00119 Ostia Antica RM, Italy
    Duration
    3h
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    Returns to original departure point
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    • Children are complementary
    • Entry/Admission - Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I recently had the pleasure of taking a tour of Ostia Antica with Paola through Ostia Tours.  My entire experience with Ostia Tours was excellent.  Deborah responded immediately to my tour request by email, and setting up the tour was easy.  I met my tour guide, Paola, an...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank AMW21
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This was the highlight of our trip to Italy to visit all the ruins. Laura, our guide, was so enthusiastic and filled with knowledge we all felt we were walking this well-preserved site 2500 years ago. She was amazing and Ostia was the best site...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Sandra C
    Reviewed August 10, 2019

    These ruins are amazing! Our guide has her Ph.D, is from Ostia, and enthusiastically told us about what we were seeing and what life must have been like

    Date of experience: August 2019
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