Turas po Romą ir apylinkes
26 May 2006
Cruise to Ostia Antica
From Marconi bridge to the archeological sites of Ostia Antica, visit the excavations and return.
A cruise between nature and history, where you will discover not only the roman ruins of the ancient town of Ostia but also the naturalistic and the unknown fauna's aspects of an area a few steps from Rome.
We suggest to make the reservation. You can do it through one of our sales offices (see the relevant section on the website). At the moment it is still impossible to purchase the tickets on line.
The service operates on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays except for bad weather conditions or because of maintenance of the boats. Reservations for groups are also possible during other days of the week. Contact Battelli di Roma for information.
The price is 11,00 per person round trip. You can also buy a one-way ticket (for example one way from Marconi Bridge to Ostia Antica or only a return ticket from Ostia Antica to Marconi Bridge) whose price is 10,00. For groups of at least 40 people can be also given the opportunity to book lunch on board.We offer special discounts for Junior and Senior category.
The boarding point is Marconi Bridge from the side of the ex "Cinodromo". The boat doesn't make any other stop. The arrival point is Ostia Antica and the return point is Marconi Bridge.
Disabled people can access to the service. Those people using wheel-chairs have to descend from Marconi Bridge in order to reach the boarding location.
This cruise is served by the boat Calpurnia: for further information about the services on board check the relevant section on the website.
There is only one daily departure at 9.15 a.m. from Marconi Bridge, arrival in Ostia Antica at 11.30 a.m. Two-hour visit of the archeological sites, then return trip from Ostia Antica at 13.30 p.m. arrival at Marconi Bridge at 4 p.m.
The tour to Ostia Antica lasts 2 hours and 15 minutes. The return from Ostia Antica lasts 2 hours and 30 minutes.
We suggest you to show up at the boarding location at least 15 minutes earlier the departure time.
This service is run by Rome City Hall as for the south section of the river Tiber.
Price per person: 11 Euro see our special offers for this event