Saddle up and start your journey to explore the ruins of Ostia Antica, the marvelous port of Rome, amazingly preserved and symbol of the magnificence of the Roman Empire. Start this unique tour from Rome aboard a Vespa and head to Ostia, where you can discover a fascinating part of ancient history!
Strap on your helmet and start the engine of your Vespa Scooter! What better opportunity to learn about Ancient Ostia (“Ostia Antica” in Italian) and its treasures than from the seat of a Vespa, away from the hectic pace of the city? Our unique Vespa tour from Rome will take you to the ancient port of Ostia. Here, you will discover the amazing architecture of ancient Rome, reliving part of the epic history.
Ostia was the first Roman colony, founded in the 7th century BC by Ancus Marcius, the legendary fourth king of Rome. According to history, Ostia lived its golden age during the Imperial period, since it was the commercial center and port of the interior Roman Empire. Also, it was strongly linked to the goddesses Annona, the divine personification of the grain supply for the capital. Here, you will discover the famous sights of Ostia, beautifully preserved buildings and monuments.
Come and discover the majestic ruins of Ostia Antica aboard a Vespa, a true Italian icon, made even more famous by the film "Roman Holiday". This unique tour, departing from Rome, will take you on a journey full of history, pastoral landscapes and relaxation, just a few kilometers from the city.
Join us as we take a trip into Roman Empire’s olden times and we set out to discover more of the magnificent attractions close to Rome.
The surroundings of Rome are filled with historical and natural treasures, and there is no better way to explore them than aboard a legendary Vespa Scooter!
For example, discover the beauty and flavors of the Castelli Romani towns with our Vespa Tour of the Castelli Romani.
The meeting point is close to the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We recommend wearing hats and sunglasses during the summer season.
Be sure to bring your camera to capture the best moments of the tour!