Guided tour

Tarragona: Roman Heritage Guided Walking Tour

Tarragona: Roman Heritage Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: ITINERE, Turisme & Cultura
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From US$ 12.23 per person

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Discover the Roman heritage of Tarragona on a guided walking tour. Visit the Roman walls and amphitheater.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Catalan, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the Roman monuments of the city
  • Relive exciting chariot races by visiting the Circus vaults
  • Enjoy the impressive views of the Amphitheater and sea
Full description
Enjoy a tour of the main Roman monuments of Tarragona with an official city guide. First you will be introduced to the Roman history of the region next to the city walls, which are the oldest Roman walls outside Italy. Learn why they chose this hill next to the Mediterranean as the gateway to Rome for the whole peninsula. Visit the historic center of Tarragona, where Roman monuments are intertwined with today's houses, streets and squares. With the help of the large city model, the guide will describe how the city used to look, and explain the functions of its buildings. Finally, after watching an audiovisual exhibit with 3D images you will head to the Amphitheater, located by the sea. Learn about the gladiator fights and beast hunting that took place here in ancient times, and review the amazing history of the stadium to this day.
Includes
  • Guided tour of Tarragona
  • Entrance to Circus
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Please arrive 10 minutes before the activity starts at the Itinere office, located next to the Roman walls.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Luggage or large bags
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 46 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Value for money
      4.9/5

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    The tour is very good, because it is the most important thing to see and I have to thank our guide Georgina for the passion with which she explains things and her knowledge, it is a pleasure to listen to her and see that she explains things with great passion and great pleasure. ten for her

    August 28, 2021

    Hi, I booked this tour in Castilian last minute. I was pleasantly surprised by the preparation of the girl who accompanied us on the journey. This girl is called "Giorgia", a tour guide from Tarragona who also knows the Italian language. Therefore, I was able to ask you for information in my language. The tour was spectacular, told with precision and sympathy. Caterina and Francesca

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    June 27, 2021

    Our host was very knowgeable about the history of the reason and was very passionate about it. I didn't expect to go to so many places and to get entrance to a roman circus!

    August 5, 2022

    Product ID: 388963