This half-day tour to Ostia Antica takes in the splendid ruins of this ancient Roman port town. Often called the ‘better Pompeii,’ the site is filled with mosaics.
Half-day tour to Ostia from Rome
Often called the ‘better Pompeii’, the ancient town of Ostia Antica makes for an incredible visit, with many of the same buildings, mosaics and features as are found in its more famous counterpart
Here it’s easy to let your imagination fly and feel like you’ve been transported back in time – in this once bustling Roman harbor town the isolated ruins reveal no sign of the modern world so you’ll have a truly authentic experience!
Standing 1100ft above sea level, Ravello is one of Italy’s most stunning coastline beauties. Less hectic than other more touristic towns of the area, Ravello is the place to go for a tranquil yet charming break from the crowds. Enjoy a tour with a private English-speaking guide, including stops like Villa Rufolo, with its beautiful gardens and inspiring terrace view, and Villa Cimbrone, considered among the most important examples of English botany culture in Southern Europe. Your private driver will then take you to one of the most prestigious wine estates within the whole region, an 18th century farm located in the regional park of the “Monti Lattari.” Enjoy a tour of the estate and begin your journey into the traditions of Campania by tasting their cheese and salamis together with their red and white wines, a specialty of the region. When your pleasant visit comes to a close, your driver will return you to your accommodation.
Embark on a full day tour of Ravello for a taste of a more tourist-free Italy
Stop at Villa Rufolo and take in its famous terrace view
Visit Villa Cimbrone, Southern Europe’s primary example of English botany culture
Enjoy a tour at an 18th century farm house in the regional park Monti Lattari that houses one of the most prestigious wine estates within the whole region
Savor the specialties of Campania such as their cheese, salamis and Tramonti wines
With its boats, canals, islands, ancient mansions and mysterious alleyways, Venice is like a child’s fairytale come true. This tour offers an entertaining and informative look at Venice’s illustrious maritime past that is fun for the entire family.
Start at one of the world’s most beautiful squares, the elegant Piazza San Marco
At the eastern end of the spacious piazza, marvel at the impressive Basilica of San Marco
Enjoy a short boat ride across the Bacino di San Marco
Admire the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, which floats like a huge galleon on the lagoon
Enjoy another short boat ride across to the pier of the Zattere, a wide waterfront promenade
Visit the boat-building yard where the fascinating art of gondola making will be explained
Travel by yet another boat ride to the Arsenale, the shipyards where the war galleys and trading ships were built