Looking for an alternative shore excursion during your time in Civitavecchia Port? Spend 4 hours with a private driver and luxury vehicle to visit the nearby Medieval Santa Severa Castle.
Have you already been to Rome? Are you looking for a shorter and more relaxing shore excursion from Civitavecchia Port during your cruise but still want to be accompanied by a friendly private driver and visit in interesting historical site? Our Civitavecchia Shore Excursion to Santa Severa Castle still offers the high standards and historical and cultural experience you have come to expect from RPG, whilst giving you a more low-ley relaxed alternative shore excursion from Civitavecchia Port.
You can choose from morning or afternoon departure (we are flexible on the time, just let us know). You will be picked up at Civitavecchia Port right where your ship docks, by our friendly and professional English-speaking private driver. Of course, your vehicle will be a luxury car or minivan to ensure the maximum comfort for you short driver (approximately 30 minutes) to Santa Severa Castle.
On arrival at Santa Severa Castle, you will enter with tickets we have arranged for you in advance. You might decide you are quite happy to wander the castle's rooms and museums on your own. Alternatively, you can choose to buy an audioguide on the door. Either way, you will be able to tour at your own pace. The rich history of Santa Severa Castle is beautifully presented in a way that is relatable for all types of visitors. If you have kids they will love the fact that you can touch the original articles housed inside the castle. Santa Severa Castle is not a stuffy old museum!
For a small additional fee you can climb one of Santa Severa Castle's turrets for beautiful views over the sea. If you prefer to stay on ground level, don't worry. You can still soak up the relaxing seaside location of Santa Severa Castle in style. We will arrange a wine-tasting for you to enjoy in the castle's own grounds! Wine is locally produced and accompanied by delicious typical snacks. Any under 18s will not be left out, they will enjoy an organic fruit juice to accompany the tastings. What better way to unwind before your driver takes you back to Civitavecchia port to rejoin your cruise?