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Rome: Colosseum Arena Small-Group Tour & Roman Forum Option

Rome: Colosseum Arena Small-Group Tour & Roman Forum Option

From US$ 89.21 per person

Immerse yourself in the past with a 1-hour tour of the Colosseum and the exclusive gladiator arena as well as an optional 2-hour tour of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 1 - 3 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese
Private or small groups available


  • Skip the long lines to the Colosseum
  • Enjoy exclusive access to the gladiators' arena floor
  • Stay to explore the archaeological area on your own once your tour ends
  • Upgrade your experience to include a tour of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
Full description
Explore the world's most famous amphitheater with an official guide and journey back to the days of the Roman Empire at the monumental Colosseum. Skip the line and get access to exclusive to the gladiator arena, not available to regular ticket owners. Enjoy the Colosseum from the gladiators' point of view on this exclusive tour. Upgrade your experience to include an additional 2-hour tour of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Walk through the notorious Porta Libitinaria and learn about the innovative techniques the engineers used to build the monument and hear how it has survived for hundreds of years. Hear about emperors and gladiators' battles. Be amazed as history is brought to life as you discuss the political and social reasons for the games and events.
  • Skip-the-line Colosseum entrance ticket
  • Official guide
  • Headsets
  • Roman Forum and Palatine Hill (if option selected)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Optional gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card for children

Know before you go

  • Wear comfortable walking shoes
  • You will need to pass through strict and mandatory security checks to enter the Colosseum. Expect to wait 5 to 30 minutes to clear the security checks
  • Drones and knives of any kind are strictly forbidden at the monuments
  • Trolleys and large backpacks are not allowed inside
  • Animals are not permitted
  • This tour is not wheelchair or stroller accessible
  • You will receive instant confirmation of your booking
  • Children and EU citizens under 25 years old are entitled to reduced price admission on presentation of valid documentation or a digital photo of proof of ID
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Overall rating

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Excelente atención de Ermal, que aunque llegamos un poco tarde ya que veníamos corriendo del aeropuerto y del hotel, todavía nos estaba esperando en el punto de encuentro y nos llevó con el grupo con una gran actidud, atención y profesionalismo, nos hizo sentir muy bien después de los nervios que llevábamos de llegar tarde y tal vez perder nuestro tour, muchísimas felicidades y mil gracias de nuevo por el apoyo!!! El tour estuvo increíble, el guía Alessandro muy muy bueno, capacitado, paciente y simpático, lo disfrutamos mi familia y yo muchísimo!!! Muchas felicidades GetYourGuide, son una gran empresa, muy confiable y con un excelente servicio, no dudaremos ni un instánte para contratarlos de nuevo para tours en Español y de cualquier tipo, de nuevo mil mil gracias por todo y muchas felicidades!!!

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October 2, 2018


Muy buena organizacion, puntualidaf, seriedad, trato exquisito. Luca el guia que estuvo con nosotros, muy buen proesional, se nos hizo corto el Tour a pesar drl calor. Un diez. Ecelente.

July 27, 2018

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