Once the centre of the world’s greatest Empire, a visit to Rome is an enriching experience for Classics students of all ages. With over 3,000 years of history, culture and architecture, the Eternal City offers a wonderful opportunity to discover some of the ancient sites that inspired the greatest writers of Roman literature.
“The students were able to apply their learning of Roman civilisation and Latin to what they saw - specially in Rome, Pompeii and Ostia Antica (which I would highly recommend...
Kathryn, Head of Classics, Avon
You’ll be based at the Hotel Acropoli or Marini Park.
Travel to Rome by air, transfer to your accommodation. Time to explore the local area.
Spend the day in Ostia with its ancient port and excavation site.
Spend the day exploring the historical sites of the city including the Colosseum, Trajan's Column and the Forum.
Morning at the Triumphal Arch of Constantine and visit to the Pantheon Temple. Afternoon trip to Tivoli to visit Hadrian’s Villa.
Check out of your accommodation and transfer to the airport for your return flight.
Alexandra, Head of Physics, Alleyn’s School London