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  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Colosseum Arena Floor

Rome: Express Colosseum Arena Floor Tour

Product ID: 217494
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Embark on a journey though time, and discover the Colosseum and its arena floor on an express guided tour of one of Rome’s most iconic landmarks. From the arena floor, you will be able to look down to the chambers where the gladiators themselves prepared.
About this activity
Duration 75 minutes
Skip the line through express security check
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Gain direct access to the arena, with fast-track entrance
  • Discover the stunning Colosseum with an official guide
  • Walk across the same floor on which gladiators and beasts did battle on over a thousand years ago
Full description
The Colosseum is an absolute must-see when in Rome, and this tour provides the perfect way to do so, especially for those that are short on time. Throughout this tour, your expert guide will captivate you with all of the stories and secrets of this amazing monument and its architecture.

You will see the amphitheater through the eyes of gladiators, going straight onto the arena floor through their exclusive gate, and learn about the amazing period in history when this amphitheater was at the height of its glory.

From your vantage point on the arena floor, you will be able to look down into the dungeons and see where the gladiators got ready, and where the animals were caged before being released onto the arena floor.

  • Admission fees/tickets
  • Fast-track entrance
  • 1-hour and 15-minute guided tour
  • Official live guide
  • Headsets (to better hear your guide)
  • Arena floor access (restricted area)
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

From the metro station Colosseo (ground floor), cross the road to the Colosseum and walk through the Colosseum Square, few meters ahead will see the Arch of Constantine. A coordinator will wait for you right under the arch. Please be at the meeting point 25 minutes before the departure time.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour operates in all weather conditions, please bring appropriate clothing and water
• In the event of inclement weather (rain, snow, frost), the arena floor may be closed off without notice (entry through the gladiators’ gate will not be affected, but access onto the arena floor will be prohibited and refunds will not be provided)
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From £37.26 £29.81 per person

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Product ID: 217494