Surroundings Group

27 October 2014

Ancient Ostia Tour

Ancient Ostia Tour  TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Ancient Ostia Tour – Depart from Rome with your guide passing the old Ostiense Gate, the ancient city walls erected by Emperor Aurelian in 270 AD and the huge marble Pyramid of Caio Cestius dating from 1st century BC. After 12 miles reach Ostia Antica Excavations situated at the mouth of the River Tiber on the Mediterranean coast and visit the maritime port of ancient Rome. Only rediscovered in […]
27 April 2014

Ancient Ostia Group Tour

Tour of Ancient Ostia – Group Tour – Ancient Ostia SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Tour of Ancient Ostia – Departure from Rome with your guide via Ostiense port, the ancient walls erected by the Emperor Aurelian in 270 ad and the massive marble Pyramid of Caius cestius which dates from the first century BC. After about 20 km you’ll reach the excavations of Ostia Antica, located at the mouth of the Tiber River on the Mediterranean coast. […]
27 April 2014

Castel Gandolfo and Pope blessing Tour

Castel Gandolfo and Pope blessing Tour TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Castel Gandolfo and Pope blessing Tour – Tourist information about Castel Gandolfo, in Lazio (the Pope’s summer residence), a town in the vicinity of Rome. Castel Gandolfo is a little village which is also the Pope’s summer residence. Where is Castel Gandolfo? How can I find it? Is Castel Gandolfo the Pope’s summer residence? Information about daily tours and sightseeing to discover Castel Gandolfo, Papal audience and the […]
17 April 2014

Tivoli Guided Tours – Group Tours from Rome

TIVOLI GUIDED TOURS TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Tivoli Guided Tour – Tivoli Group Tours from Rome, Tivoli and its Villas Group Tour, a visit to Hadrian’s Villa and Villa d’Este – Daily Tours from Rome Tivoli Guided Tours – Going along the motorway 30 Kms. east of Rome we will get to Tivoli, a world-known small town since ancient times for its soothing spring of “Acqua Albulea” (sulfurous baths). Crossing  Ponte Lucano, we will admire […]
17 April 2014

Ancient Ostia Group Tour

Ancient Ostia Group Tour TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN HOW CAN YOU  VISIT ANCIENT OSTIA? The perfect half day tour from Rome to learn more about ancient Roman ruins but do not have time to travel to Pompeii. Ostia antica takes its name from the latin word ostium meaning mouth. Founded as a military base, it became an important commercial port for the supply of grain for Rome. Starting from Porta Romana and proceeding along the […]
17 April 2014

Castelli Romani group tour

Castelli Romani group tour AFTERNOON CASTELLI ROMANI GROUP TOUR TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Following the long sequences of mighty archers running through Rome’s outskirts and countryside, we will visit the Aqueduct Archaeological Park to see the massive aqueducts which have powerfully withstood time and to hear detailed accounts of the hydraulic engineering abilities attained by the ancients to canalize huge amounts of water to Rome. In antiquity 11 aqueducts  furnished quality water to thousands of […]