Are you docking at Civitavecchia Port, Rome, and looking for a shore excursion that is a little less stressful? Perhaps you have already visited Rome and want to get to know another part of the fabulous Lazio region this time? Then our 4 hour shore excursion to Santa Severa Castle from Civitavecchia Port, with private driver and wine-tasting included, might be just the relaxing morning or afternoon for you!
You will be greeted right where your ship docks at Civitavecchia Port, just outside of Rome, by your private English-speaking driver with luxury car or minivan. Whilst the major part of your fellow tourists climb into awaiting buses to make the journey over 1 hour into Rome, you will be whisked off just 30 minutes down the road for a 4 hour shore excursion to Santa Severa Castle. Located right on the crystal blue waterws, the location of Santa Severa Castle is sure to blow you away. You will enter this medieval castle with entrance tickets we have pre-purchased for you. If you would like to go in-depth in your exploration of Santa Severa Castle's history, why not purchase an audioguide (supplement payable on site). The Castle's museum houses many artefacts dating back to the medeival period, including original costumes. Whatsmore you can touch the items on display, making this an interactive visit perfect for family's with kids. You will even be able to watch actors playing out episodes from Santa Severa's history as you tour round the castle. To round of the ultimate chilled-out shore excursion we have even included for you a delicious organic wine-tasting accompanied by local snacks at the castle itself. Don't worry kids can sip a tasty organic fruit juice instead! What better location for a wine-tasting than in a castle overlooking the sea?! If you have a head for heights you can choose to pay a small additional fee to climb the castle's tower and enjoy some even more spectacular views!At the end of your visit to Santa Severa Castle your driver will take you back to Civitavecchia Port with plenty of time to board your ship and continue your cruise. If you need dropping back to Rome instead of Civitavecchia then please do just let us know!