Who were the Etruscans? Find Out with a Tour from the Ship!

This day excursion is designed for those who wish to enjoy the highlights of the ETRUSCAN villages.

When your ship docks in CIVITAVECCHIA you will find your Rome in Limo driver just off the gangway of the ship, ready to take you through a wonderful day on shore! A short drive, about 30 minutes through the beautiful countryside will get you to the lovely town of Tarquinia.

Tarquinia is the perfect icon of Etruscan art but also a Medieval town of great charm which features precious monuments and museums, a charming and historic town center and important UNESCO’s World Heritage archaeological sites. All in one place!

A nice walk through the narrow streets of the Historical Center of Tarquinia will take you back in time to a magical Medieval atmosphere between churches, monuments, and historic buildings. Including the Palazzo Vitelleschi, the National Etruscan Museum of Tarquinia which is beyond doubt among the main attractions of the city.

Inside the Palazzo, the exhibition is divided into three floors and contains the largest collection of Etruscan art exists. Sarcophagi, vases, bucchero ware, dishes, pottery, statues and ancient coins are only some of the important works that you can admire inside the museum.

Tickets are only € 6 per person and can be bought on location.

The other charming town you will visit on this day is Ceri, well known for being and having been the residence of many prominent Italian families like the Torlonia and the Odescalchi, just to name a couple.

Today the small town is home to about 70 residents and tourists who visit it feel like they are living in history as they walk under the town gate and enter a magical Medieval world!

Hint:  If you have a large family or you’re traveling with friends, you can opt for a Private Tour, but if your family is small or you’d like to meet new friends, you can consider a Shared Tour. In both cases, you get Rome in Limo’s high-quality tours!

For your Private Shore Excursion visit Rome in Limo

For your Shared Shore Excursion visit Sharing Tours in Italy

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