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Leave the crowds behind and with your Skip-the-line Tickets visit the Colosseum, one of the most amazing attractions that survives from the ancient world, and the Roman Forum, the political heart of Ancient Rome with a 3-hour private tour. Standard Itinerary includes: Colosseum and Roman Forum.
A skip-the-line tour of Rome’s ancient sites
Exclusive access to the Colosseum and the Roman Forum
Save hours of waiting in line on a tour ideal for travelers with limited time
Enriching commentary from your guide on the history and culture of Rome
What to Expect
Begin your tour with hotel pick-up before heading to Rome’s well-preserved historic center, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Skip the lines outside the Colosseum with VIP admission tickets and step inside to marvel at the ruins of the amphitheater. Wander at your leisure while listening to stories of the ancient gladiators and wild beasts that entertained up to 60,000 spectators at a time with their gory battles.
Continue your visit of some of the world’s oldest surviving structures at the Roman Forum, the seat of ancient political power, where you also jump the lines. Your guide explains the gods of the ancient world and the foundations of our Zodiac signs. Learn how the pagan festival of Saturnalia—in honor of the planet Saturn— evolved into Christmas celebrations. Visit the remains of the Temple of the Vestal Virgins, where priestesses kept alive the sacred fire of Vesta.
Delve into the mythological origins of Rome before concluding your tour.
Province of Rome, Province of Rome, Lazio
Traveler pickup is offered Pick up from hotel if centrally located (within the Aurelian Walls)
Returns to original departure point
Private Walking Tour
Professional Licensed Blue Badge Tour Guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off via Uber/Taxi (centrally located hotels - within Aurelian Walls)
Entry/Admission - Colosseum
Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
Food and drinks
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with mobility issues or those using a wheelchair
Be prepared to climb uneven steps and explore an archaeological site - wear good shoes. Anticipate Rome's intense heat in the summer - you may want to bring a small umbrella to block the sun as well as unexpected, sudden rainfall
Please be aware that to enter the Colosseum it is necessary to pass a metal detector security check
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We had the pleasure of seeing this fabulous site with Maria Serena! She was so knowledgeable and engaging we didn’t want the tour to end! We saw the Coliseum and adjacent forum. We would highly recommend this tour with Maria. Total 5 star experience!
This was the best! Roberta was fabulous. My husband and I booked a private tour with her and she made everything so easy to understand and get around. If you're looking for a private VIP tour with a fun & energetic local host, this is...More
Michela Gristina met us on time at our house and took us on a remarkable journey of life in Ancient Rome skipped queues and was very factual and interesting would certainly recommend this to anyone well done 👍 happy guests we are
Valentina was prompt, frendly, and such a wonderful guide on our tour of the Colosseum and Forum. She loves her work and is so knowledgeable about the history and archaeology of the area. We would recommend her as a guide because this was a great...More