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  1. Italy
  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Roman Forum

Skip the Line Colosseum and Ancient Rome Private Tour

Product ID: 244737
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Visit the highlights of ancient Rome, including the Colosseum, the Forum, and the Palace of the Emperors on a private tour led by a specialist guide. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance to the famous Colosseum.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the line on your visit to the Colosseum with a specialized guide
  • Explore the ruins of the Roman Forum and see the Palace of the Emperors
  • Experience what life was like in ancient Rome with the help of multimedia tools
Full description
Visit 3 of the most important historic ruins of ancient Rome on a 3-hour private tour. See the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and the Palace of the Emperors with an expert English-speaking guide.

Dating to the Emperor Vespasian in 72 A.D. the ancient Colosseum was an unprecedented feat of engineering and architecture. The stunning amphitheater was the site of fierce gladiator combat, mock sea battles, and chariot races. Emperors and civilians alike filled the stadium to its 50,000 capacity to behold these spectacles. Intricate stone arches, tiered seating, and ancient graffiti are visible elements of this world-renowned historic treasure.

The Roman Forum and adjacent government buildings were the Empire’s venue for lively political debate, philosophical discussion, and policy-making. Learn about the 12 Caesars and the 5 Good Emperors. Hear stories of Domitian and the end of the Flavian Dynasty.

Pause to photograph the imposing Arch of Constantine and continue on to the Temple of Castor and Pollux, the twins of Gemini. Finish off with a visit to the Roman Senate House, the Curia Julia, and the Via Sacra.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line admission tickets
  • Local, licensed English-speaking guide

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

At the newsagent in front of the Colosseum Metro Station Exit (there is only one exit, just in front of the monument)

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Organized by

Raphael Tours & Events

Product ID: 244737