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Address: Ostia Antica, Italy
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Ostia Tours provides guided tours of Ostia Antica, the Ancient seaport of...

Ostia Tours provides guided tours of Ostia Antica, the Ancient seaport of Rome. All of our tours are skip-the-line and are led by professional licensed guides.

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Ostia Antica Tour

Great tour. Ostia is an amazing place. This tour gives an insight into Roman life and times. Romina our guide brought everything in Ostia Antica to life. For example she explained... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
Limerick, Ireland
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Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Great tour. Ostia is an amazing place. This tour gives an insight into Roman life and times. Romina our guide brought everything in Ostia Antica to life. For example she explained how religion and politics interacted in the Roman empire. How food for the city of Rome was imported. How the Romans entertained themselves. A great way to spend a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Romina was an excellent guide - she gave us an insight into this fantastic site that we wouldn't have got from a guide book. She was great with our children - really engaged them and answered all their questions.

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Very informative tour. Some rain but Romina was very helpful in altering the arranged meeting time to minimise any issues. Amazing ruins over a huge area. More impressive than Pompeii and don't know one doesn't hear more about it. Just next to the airport so made a great last afternoon activity before our flight home.

Thank peza1960
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

This was likely one of the best tours I have experienced in over 40 years of travel. Our guide, Fabio (a qualified archeologist) was engaging, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. He brought the archeological site of Ostia Antica to life with his descriptions of the life of the inhabitants who lived there when this was a thriving metropolis.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Our tour was magnificent! We started our visit early in the day and It felt like we had the entire site all to ourselves. This is a perfect side trip from the bustle of Rome... tranquil, cypress trees, and so much to explore. Our guide MariaRita truly had a passion for the place, sharing with us the history, customs and... More 

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Reviewed 2 December 2016

What a wonderful afternoon we had in Ostia with Romina. She has such an amazing wealth of knowledge to share with us and she did so in such a thoughtful way. We left understanding not only how Ostia was laid out but how any other Roman city of that time would be laid out as well. Her enthusiasm and ability... More 

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Highlands Ranch
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

We knew we had a 5 hour wait in Rome before boarding our cruise ship at Civetivecchia. I found this private tour on TripAdvisor and emailed Camilla at their website. She was invaluable in not only booking the tour, but teaching us about transportation from the airport to the site and then from the site to Civetivecchia. We took a... More 

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north carolina
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Our guide, Romina, was on time with excellent knowledge of ruins. Well worth the expense. It is foolish to do a self guided visit.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Ostia Antica is only a short distance from Rome and is a fascinating day trip. Our family enjoyed exploring the site and learning the history of the ancient town. Our guide, Romena, was very knowledgable and friendly, and we would highly recommend her if you are planning to visit. If you are visiting in the summer, remember to bring water... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

We spent a few hours with Romina and the tour was great. Her explanations and pictures made the site come to life. We've toured Herculaneum, Pompeii and Paestum sometimes with a guide and sometimes on our own. This was one of the best experiences.

Thank Clyde S

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