Book a trip back in time to the period of the Etruscans. Our Tarquinia dream tour accompanies you to the discovery of the necropolis considered one of the most interesting sites in Italy from the archaeological point of view.
Thanks to the guides of the association Artetruria, you will also visit four tombs usually closed to the public.
Let yourself be conquered by the programme of our Tarquinia dream tour:
- Etruscan necropolis
- visit to the historical centre (Church of S. Maria in Castello, Tower of Matilde di Canossa, Town Hall)
- lunch tasting with wine and typical products
Discover the pearl of the Mediterranean with us. We will accompany you on a tour of ancient Tarquinia that will take you back in time to the time of the Etruscans. The guides of the Artetruria association will revive the Etruscan necropolis before your eyes and will show you tombs usually closed to the public.
The departure from the port of Civitavecchia is scheduled at 10.15 am. As soon as you arrive in Tarquinia you will immediately reach the Etruscan necropolis, where the guides are waiting for you.
The tombs of the Panthers, the Baron, the Bulls and the Wishes will be opened only for you. You will be able to admire the oldest burial ever discovered until now. It is the tomb of the Panthers, embellished by the mural representations of two large black and red felines.
After visiting the necropolis, the tour of Tarquinia continues with a walking path in the medieval heart of the city considered an authentic architectural jewel.
You will visit the Romanesque-Gothic church of Santa Maria in Castello and you will overlook from the Tower of Matilde di Canossa, from which you can enjoy a wonderful view. Finally, you will stop in front of the frescoes of the Town Hall, where the historical and mythological episodes of the city are painted.
To reward your visit to the town, cradle of the Etruscan culture, we have thought of a tasting menu. You can taste the excellent local wine and traditional dishes prepared with local ingredients. The cost of the menu is € 10 per person and should be added to the price of the Tarquinia dream tour.
The departure from Tarquinia is scheduled at 2.30 pm with arrival in Civitavecchia at 3.00 pm.
To reach our Civitatours bus you can take the free shuttles at your disposal at the pier of your ship. We kindly invite you to arrive at the meeting point not later than 09.15 am. The bus does just one stop in Largo della Pace, where you will find our staff with booking lists waiting for you. You will easily recognize them by the Civitatours signs they hold.
You can find the prices of the Tarquinia dream tour as follows:
- Adults: 45 €
- Reduced: children (3 – 12 yo) 30 €
Entrance ticket to the necropolis of €8 to pay cash on spot
The Tarquinia dream tour requires a minimum of 8 participants. The trip takes place on board a comfortable minivan, which can hold up to a maximum of 15 participants.