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Ischia: Glass-Bottom Boat Tour with Aperitif

Product ID: 219306
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Take a fascinating excursion on a glass-bottom boat in which you will learn about the archaeological remains of Aenaria. Kept for centuries in the seabed of Ischia, your guide will inform you in detail of these fascinating underwater ruins.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the history of this submerged city of Aenaria
  • Explore the seabed of Ischia on a glass-bottom boat
  • Discover the story of Ischia and its flora and fauna from an expert
  • Admire the city's ancient dock and the other architectural remains
Full description
The ancient Roman citadel of Aenaria existed in the 4th century B.C., and was suddenly destroyed by a volcanic eruption or an earthquake. Today it is submerged by the sea at a depth of about 6 meters.

Your tour includes a video-projection in the hall of the Multimedia Cultural Center "Navigando verso Aenaria", to illustrate the biodiversity of the Ischian seabeds and the peculiarities of the local marine organisms. It also aims to inform you about the archaeological excavations in progress in the bay.

Your tour will then continue with embarkation at the pier of Ischia Ponte onto a glass-bottom boat. Aboard this glass-bottom boat, you will venture toward the submerged archaeological site where between the bottom of the rocks and posidonia, you will admire the dock, sections of roadbed with masonry structures, and other architectural remains. This will assist you in being able to get an idea of ​​what was once the extension of the ancient Aenaria. Upon your return, a fresh and sparkling aperitif will be offered.
Includes
  • Excursion on a glass-bottom boat
  • Aperitif with soft drinks
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Hydrofoil to Ischia (upon request)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Product ID: 219306