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  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Colosseum

Rome: Colosseum and Roman Fort Private Tour with Transfer

Product ID: 183152
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At the Colosseum, go 2000 years back in time to find out which shows were loved in the ancient Rome. The Colosseum tour includes a visit to the dungeons, the heart of the organization of gladiator games.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Italian
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

Please provide the name and address of your hotel/accommodation while booking so that the pickup can be arranged.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the famous Colosseum
  • Learn all about the Colosseum's history from your tour guide
  • Be picked up from your hotel
Full description
From your tour guide, learn about the different techniques that were used to build the Colosseum as they introduce you to the world of the Gladiators. 

Discover all of the details of the Colosseum, from the organization to the social and economical aspects. In particular, you will encounter and learn about all types of gladiators: there was once around 30 types and each one of them used the roman emperor’s military fighting techniques.

Next, stop at Palazzo dei Cesari, on the Palatine Hill, where the word Palatium (building) comes from. You will be taken to see the ruins of the Domus Augustana and then the paintings of Nero's first palace: the only ones that were saved after the arson that took place in 64 A.D.

End your tour with a visit to the Roman Forum which, in archaic times, was used to be a necropolis and has been transformed in the heart of Rome with its temples and cathedrals.  Finally, see the marvelous Piazza del Campidoglio designed by Michelangelo and finished before World War II by the architect Antonio Munoz.
Includes
  • Skip-the-Line entrance to the Colosseum, the underground, the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum
  • Guided tour
  • Booking and handling fee
  • Guest relations assistance
  • Private transfer service from/to hotel

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• People under 18 must bring a valid ID
• It is not permitted to enter the Colosseum with trolleys, large suitcases and backpacks, umbrellas with a spike tip, kick scooters, glass bottles, knives, scissors, any tools that could be harmful to other people or damage works of art
• Pushchairs are permitted
Organized by

VipinItaly

Product ID: 183152