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Rome: Colosseum Arena Tour - Special Access

Product ID: 179345
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Gain priority access into one of the most famous and impressive monuments of ancient times. This special entrance allows you to skip the line and lets you experience the grandeur of walking directly on the Colosseum arena floor.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Walk through the special access Gladiator's Gate
  • Experience standing directly on the Colosseum arena floor
  • Discover the unique feeling and perspective of standing where gladiators battled in the past
  • Skip-the-line to gain access to the Colosseum
Full description
With this exclusive access skip-the-line ticket, you can experience walking into the Colosseum through the "Gladiator's Gate". Admire its impressive facade and learn about those responsible for its conception and construction, and once you pass the final archway you will be amazed by the view and feeling of standing on the restricted Colosseum arena floor.

You can stand where gladiators battled, and imagine the full stadium with crowds enjoying the games. This ancient Colosseum, bursting at the seams with history, has to be experienced to be believed.

Let your professional guide inform you with insights of Ancient Rome, and the perspective of emperors, gladiators, senators and slaves as they weave together the narrative of the Colosseum and its complex past. Witness to the deaths of thousands of men and animals, this ancient monument has countless stories to tell.
  • Skip-the-line admission tickets
  • Reservation fees
  • Professional tour guide
  • Audio headsets to hear the guide perfectly
What’s Not Included
  • Access to the Colosseum underground
  • Food and beverages
  • Hotel pick-up

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Entrance to the Colosseum metro/subway station, located directly in front of the Colosseum. Beside the entrance is a green kiosk and photo booth. Your guide will be there waiting for you and holding the supplier's sign.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The Colosseum Arena Floor is a restricted area, visitors must provide their full name, date of birth, and a valid ID upon entry to the monument
• All those who are booked under a reduced price ticket for ages 3-17 will also be required to show ID to prove age
• Please note that this may cause a delay in entry which the tour operator cannot control but they will do their best to manage
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From £44.46 £35.57 per person

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Product ID: 179345