Etruscan Treasures Tarquinia & Tuscania Private Excursion

Begin your tour with a drive trough the fascinating and colourful Maremma Laziale countryside alike the Tuscan Region  to Tarquinia, founded in the 7th century BC by the Etruscan and offering marvellous sites visits of this splendid historical period. You will see the Archeological Museum which tells about the mistery of the Etruscan population life style. Visit it's Necropoli which contains thousands of tombs dating back from the 6th to the 1st century BC, many of which have not yet been explored. In the afternoon  continue to Tuscania  located on a plateau above the river Marta considered  to be one of the older town in Italy—a cradle of the Etruscan civilization from 900 - 700 BC. Upon arrival suggest at first to enjoy a tipical countryside lunch in local "taverna" and after that drive  trough the medieval city center to view and take photos of the town hall square, middle-ages walls and reach the uppest hill side where you will visit and admire two great Paleo-Christian basilicas built in the 9th century, which are still well-preserved.  End your tour driving back to the Civitavecchia pier.

  • Duration of this tour approx. 8/9 hrs.
  • The tour is available every day except on Monday
  • We suggest our customers not to start this tour after 8.00am.
  • Standard tour will be done with English speaking driver-guide or only English speaking driver up to 8 passengers (please read notes about our drivers). Tour also available with an officially licensed guide
  • English speaking Driver-guide: we inform our customers that in order to ensure top quality service, our drivers-guide are trained to give informative explanations of the local areas you visit .Yet strict Italian tourist board regulations prohibit chauffeurs from commenting excessively at official tourist sites outside their vehicles. This is in agreement with labour union agreements struck with licensed walking tour guides. They can, of course, speak to you from inside the vehicle anywhere organized tourism is in place.
  • The difference between an English speaking driver and English speaking driver guide is the depth of intellect and knowledge of English. DG are professionally trained to ensure that out of your trip to whatever you're looking for in terms of local colour, culture, entertainment, historical sites and museums, landscapes and views, restaurants, etc. The amount of information provided by a DG to be more accurate and customized to your special interests than that offered by an sample ESD that is only able to accompany our customers and not providing information.
  • Licensed Guide are those who are specialized and licensed to guide in one specific city or limited area. Local culture, history and traditions are so different from area to area-even from city to city-that no single guide can possibly become highly knowledgeable about a whole country or region. Therefore many local governments, especially in Europe, have chosen to assure the integrity of the local culture by licensing only those guides who have had a formal education and have proved to be knowledgeable and qualified to represent their area or city. Tours conducted by City Guides are often intense and detailed.
  • All our private tours and excursions may be customized to best suit individual requests and special interests
  • Please take a note that if you use a guide to the capacity of seats of the vehicles is reduced of one place
  • Always dress respectfully when visiting religious monuments; local custom requires covering knees and shoulders.
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
  • The vehicle and driver will be at your complete disposal for the entire duration of the tour.
  • Walking is very limited unlike bus tour where you must walk most of the day following your guide's flag.
  • Transportation is provided by licensed insured professional drivers and vehicles only, who are qualified to perform public transportation services all over Europe

Rates

STANDARD CAR AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER GUIDE UP TO 3 PASSENGERS VAN AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER GUIDE UP TO 6 PASSENGERS VAN/BUS AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER GUIDE UP TO 8 PASSENGERS MINIBUS UP TO 15 PASSENGERS AVAILABLE ONLY WITH TOUR LEADER
9/10 hrs
€ 440,00
9/10 hrs
€ 500,00
9/10 hrs
€ 525,00
9/10 hrs
€ 780,00
STANDARD CAR AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER UP TO 3 PASSENGERS VAN AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER UP TO 6 PASSENGERS VAN/BUS AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER UP TO 8 PASSENGERS MINIBUS AND ENGLISH SPEAKING DRIVER UP TO 15 PASSENGERS
9/10 hrs
€ 390,00
9/10 hrs
€ 430,00
9/10 hrs
€ 450,00
Not available
STANDARD CAR AND 5 HRS ENGLISH SPEAKING LICENSED GUIDE UP TO 2 PASSENGERS VAN AND 5 HRS ENGLISH SPEAKING LICENSED GUIDEUP TO 5 PASSENGERS VAN/BUS AND 5 HRS ENGLISH SPEAKING LICENSED GUIDE UP TO 7 PASSENGERS MINIBUS AND 5 HRS ENGLISH SPEAKING LICENSED GUIDEUP TO 15 PASSENGERS
9/10 hrs
€ 675,00
9/10 hrs
€ 700,00
9/10 hrs
€ 730,00
9/10 hrs
€ 990,00
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How to book your private shore excursion from Civitavecchia

  • Reserve this shore excursion with our online reservation form. Upon receipt of your request you will receive a booking confirmation by email
  • Instant booking with credit card on secure channels. Credit card information are sent directly via Secure Server, ensuring these details are protected. Your credit card details are required only to guarantee the reservation and no charges will be made
  • Your reservation is not confirmed until you receive our e-mail confirmation

Payments

  • All rates are quoted in EURO considering per vehicle and not per person
  • Payment can be made: cash (dollars and/or Euro) or travellers cheque at the end of the service or prepaid with pay pal.
  • All not cash payments are subject to a 5% administrative surcharge
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Cancellation policy

Cancellation of your excursion is free of charge up to 48 hours prior to the service. Full rate  100% will be charged in case of NO SHOW or late cancellation

Reservation terms

  • The tour sequence may be changed to avoid traffic or demonstration congestions, that are frequent in Rome, but will always cover the mentioned sites
  • Our company does not accept responsibility for any accident regarding theft or damages during the course of our tours
  • Rates include taxes, tolls, fuel and parking fees
  • The excursion don’t include client’s meals , food and beverage, gratuities (gratuities are at the clients discretion) entrance fees to museums and monuments unless otherwise noted on the programs
  • Entrance to the National Archeological Museum and Necropoli is 8 € (flexible entrance tickets)
Colosseum Travel Limousine Service is an N.C.C. Tour Company based in Rome. P.I. 08384931005
All guide services and ticket reservations for Colosseum Travel Limousine service are operated by
Papinga Srl (official Travel Agent and Tour Operator) Licence of Rome n.7197 of 27th November 2006 P.I. 08304881009. Papinga Srl Travel Via delle Fornaci 38/A 00165 Rome Italy
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