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Skip-the-Line Colosseum Guided Tour

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Travel back to the days of the Roman Empire on a 1-hour skip-the-line tour of the Colosseum. Follow in the footsteps of emperors as you explore the 2 tiers of the mighty Flavian Amphitheatre. Hear stories of the bloodthirsty spectacles, and more.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Russian, German, French, Italian, Portuguese
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  • Learn the history of Ancient Rome at its most important monument
  • Skip the long lines to the Colosseum
  • Hear stories about the brave gladiators and the bloodthirsty entertainments
  • Access the 1st and 2nd tiers of the amphitheatre and imagine the roar of the crowd
  • Listen to stores of sea battles and caged lions
Full description
Learn the story of the Roman Republic and its most important monument on a guided tour of Ancient Rome. Enjoy skip-the-line privileges at the Colosseum, and learn more about the Roman Republic’s mightiest monument.

Meet your guide and enjoy panoramic views of the best preserved part of the Colosseum. Get a detailed description of the Colosseum from the outside, before skipping the long lines to step inside.

Your guide will entertain you with tales of sea-battles, and tell you about the cages where the lions were kept. Imagine the roar of the crowd as their blood-lust was met. Continue to the 2nd tiers for the best views of the Colosseum, inside and out.

End your tour in front of the official book shop of the Colosseum, where you can find a wide assortment of books about the arena. Your guide will be at your disposal to answer all of your questions and curiosities.

  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Colosseum
  • Guide
  • Colosseum guided tour
  • Small-group walking tour
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks (unless specified)
  • Transportation to/from the attractions
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
Please bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please note that large bags, backpacks and suitcases are not permitted in the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Please ensure that you only carry a small bag
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• If you arrive late for the meeting time, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule, unless you pay for the activity again. As per “No-Show” rules you will not be entitled to a refund
• Please be advised that the Colosseum’s capacity regulations and security may delay the tour departure. This could also influence the smooth running of the tour especially on national holidays and events
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