Discover the Roman history of ancient Spain in this 5-hour tour of Tarragona, on the shores of the Mediterranean. Travel south from Barcelona in a private vehicle to the Costa Dorada, home to what was once the Roman empire's capital in ancient Spain. Explore the ruins of Tarragona's 2,000-year-old city walls, Roman forum and amphitheater accompanied by a local guide, who will share fascinating facts and anecdotes to bring Tarragona's ancient past back to life. This is a small-group tour of no more than eight people to ensure an experience to remember.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Plaza de Cataluna, Barcelona, CataloniaThis tour will start from your accommodation in Barcelona. Your guide will pick you up at any hotel or aparment in Barcelona.Please, make sure to include the exact adress of your accommodation when booking.Once the pick-up is completed, you will head to the destinatin of your tour.Stop At: Casco Antiguo de Tarragona, Tarragona, Costa Dorada, Province of Tarragona, CataloniaAfter the pick-up, you will head to the Costa Dorada and more specifically to Tarragona. Tarragona is a city, home to one of the most important and best preserved Roman archeological sites of the country, declared as World Heritage Site of UNESCO. There, you will make a walking tour on which you will discover the many still preserved remains of this civilization, while listening to the stories of your guide.Duration: 5 hoursPass By: Pont del Diable, Tarragona, Costa Dorada, Province of Tarragona, CataloniaWhile being in Tarragona, you will admire the impressive 'Devil’s Bridge'. This aqueduct, 711 feet (217 meters) long and 85 feet (26 meters) high, is a spectacular example of the advanced Roman engineering.Stop At: Murallas de Tarragona, Tarragona, Costa Dorada, Province of Tarragona, CataloniaYou will see the ancient wall surrounding of the city. Enter and get immersed into one of the best preserved circuses of Europe. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Amfiteatre, Tarragona, Costa Dorada, Province of Tarragona, CataloniaFinally, you will have the chance to get inside of the amfitheater, located on the shore of the Mediterranean since the 2nd century. Finish your walking tour at the so-called 'Balcony of the Mediterranean' on the Rambla, a wrought-iron terrace offering spectacular views of the beach and the ocean. Finally, climb back into your vehicle for the return trip to Tarragona, where the tour ends between 1:30pm and 2:30pm. Duration: 1 hour