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Skip-the-Line Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Tour, with Arena Access

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  • Priority access into the Colosseum
  • Utilize a special entrance that leads directly to the Arena floor
  • Small group size offers personal service
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Skip-the-Line Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Tour, with Arena Access
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Overview

Maximize time spent at the Colosseum with this skip-the-line tour that includes priority access tickets. A special entrance leads directly to the Arena floor where gladiators once fought. Learn about the history of Ancient Rome from your guide and finish up the tour with a walk through Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum.

What to Expect

Meet your guide and group (24 people or less) outside the Colosseum and enter with skip-the-line priority access tickets. A special entrance opens directly into the Arena floor where gladiators once fought.

Seeing the Colosseum from the Arena floor offers a unique perspective, including views into the Dungeons of the Colosseum where both gladiators and animals were held before the fights. Your guide leads the way from the Arena up into the stands, telling stories about the history of this landmark as you explore.

After the Colosseum, your tour continues with a visit to Palatine Hill. One of the seven famous hills of Rome, Palatine Hill offers a sweeping view over the Roman Forum and Circus Maximus.

The final stop of this tour is the ruins of the Roman Forum.
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Francesca is the best

Who would have thought we be so lucky to have a PhD archeologist for our guide. Her love of Ancient Rome was infectious. Her knowledge extensive. We toured the colosseum, palatine hill, and the forum. With a deep interest in ancient history,I often have trouble...More

1  Thank debbyray6
Reviewed 6 days ago
Rosa was the most informative tour guide.

Rosa was very personable, patient with our questions, and kind. Her knowledge about the Colosseum and the early times of the Romans was amazing. She gave a great deal of background information on the buildings we visited and on the time periods. Pointed out small...More

Thank Migi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Renata was the best!

We missed our tour with City Tours by accident and we were just s$&t out of luck. Found this operator and wasn’t sure, but it was fantastic. Our tour guide talked as if we were friends and she was showing us the town. We really...More

Thank samjalyste
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Renata was a brilliant guide for the Colosseum. Highly recommend!

We were totally overwhelmed by tour choices and considering just doing it ourselves when my husband bumped into Donatella near their office in Via Frangipane. She was so kind and offered a very reasonable package for our family. She remembered us the next day when...More

1  Thank Cristabel27
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile
Breathtaking Experience!

To experience this piece of history in person was something I’ll never forget. Such a stunning piece of engineering and architecture. Dennis was very knowledgeable and pleasant throughout. You can’t visit Rome and miss this. Palatine Hill and the Forum were wonderful additions to the...More

Thank JPLeslie
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