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Colosseum: Skip-the-Line Arena Tour with Priority Access

Product ID: 183746
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Get special access to a restricted area of the Colosseum and see a partially reconstructed section of the arena floor. Enter the impressive amphitheater via the Gladiator’s Gate, explore the Roman Forum, and more.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Stand on the arena floor of the Colosseum
  • Skip the long lines and enter the legendary theater through the gladiator's gate
  • See the monumental Arch of Constantine
  • Follow in the footsteps of Roman citizens and enter the Roman Forum
Full description
Save precious time and skip the long lines to the Colosseum as you enter the world's most famous amphitheater through the Gladiator's Gate.

See a partially reconstructed section of the arena floor to imagine what the building looked like during the Roman Empire. Follow your guide on an exciting journey through the history of the monument, and get a close-up view of the underground chambers where wild animals were kept for the bloodthirsty entertainments.

Learn how the building was brought to life, and hear about the battles that took place there over time. Relive the experience of the gladiators from an exclusive perspective, before going to the Roman Forum to discover the center of political and social life in Ancient Rome.
Includes
  • Admission tickets and reservation fees
  • Skip-the-line entry
  • Professional guide
  • Tour of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at the entrance of the Colosseum Metro Station, directly in front of the Colosseum. Look for the guide holding the local operator's sign by the green kiosk and photo booth.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• For safety reasons and to reduce crowding the Colosseum only permits 3,000 guests at any time. There may be a delay for entry if capacity has been reached
• The arena floor is a restricted area, so guests must provide their full name, date of birth, and a valid current ID upon entry, including those aged between 3 and 17 years old
• The Roman Forum tour runs at fixed times and may not begin immediately after your Colosseum tour. You will be informed of the time of the Roman Forum tour before the Colosseum tour begins
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 32 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.0/5
Value for money
4.2/5
Safety
4.7/5

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Product ID: 183746