Before the Romans: UNESCO site of Tarquinia + Etruscopolis

Before the Romans: UNESCO site of Tarquinia + Etruscopolis
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Before the Romans: UNESCO site of Tarquinia + Etruscopolis

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Discover the Etruscans visiting Tarquinia with its UNESCO world heritage site and the ancient etruscan quarry of Etruscopolis. 

 

Highlights

  • Visit Tarquinia and learn about the history of the Etruscans
  • Explore stunning Etruscan tombs painted more than 3000 years ago
  • Discover an impressive Etruscan museum
  • Enjoy a typical Italian lunch
  • 15.000 mqs underground
  • step back before Roman’s Civilization
  • tombs, homes, scenes of daily life faithfully reproduced

Tour Description: 

Discover the city of Tarquinia and visit the UNESCO world heritage site of the Etruscan necropolis, containing tombs painted more than 3000 years ago, with the help of your local guide. Learn about the extraordinary artwork in the tombs, which predates the Romans and gives unique insight into the ancient culture and daily lives of the Etruscan people. 

Leave the necropolis, and follow your driver to one of the most impressive museums on the Etruscans, located in the spectacular Palazzo Vitelleschi. Continue your discovery of Etruscan life and see items of pottery, arts and crafts which have previously been displayed in New York and Paris. 

Finish your time in Tarquinia by relaxing and enjoying an authentic Italian lunch, in a traditional local restaurant. Savor the unique and dazzling flavours of the Lazio region, for the perfect end to your day of discovery. of At about 15.30 PM we will start to come back to the port of Civitavecchia 

Availability: year round 

Days of Operation: daily except monday

Duration: 8,5 hours

Tour starts: 08.45 AM 

Meeting point:  Largo della Pace. TERMINAL CRUISE SHUTTLE BUS. It is the meeting point and last stop of the port free shuttle bus (that picks up you from the boat). From the shuttle-bus drop off area you have to exit from the port and we wait for you just outside of the exit holding a sign with your name on it” 

Pick-up and drop off: Terminal Cruise Shuttle bus – Largo della Pace, Civitavecchia. We offer pickup service from all accommodation facilities located in the city center. Hotels, B&B’s and apartments. Please include, in your reservation, the accommodation name and its address. The time will be at 07.30 AM approxmatively, due to the traffic conditions you could wait 5 – 10 minutes more

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NOT INCLUDED

USEFUL INFORMATION

 

Additional services on request: add tour “ETRUSCOPOLIS: once were Etruscans” with 50% discount.

 

Useful information:

We suggest to wear comfortable shoes and remember that is not permitted to visit churches in shorts, miniskirts or uncovered shoulders. The tour can be changed  without notice due to weather and traffic. You can start the tour directly from the meeting point. Visitors could be asked an ID/Passport for security reasons, please make sure you have a valid one with you

 

Cancellation Policy: Cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund

 

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