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Rome: Ancient Rome Private Half-Day Walking Tour

Rome: Ancient Rome Private Half-Day Walking Tour

From US$ 226.35 per group up to 1

Explore the imperial monuments of Rome on a 4-hour sightseeing tour and learn about life in Ancient Rome for emperors and citizens. Visit the Roman Forum, the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, the Imperial Forum, Piazza Venezia, and more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 4 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
Italian
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the major monuments of Imperial Rome on a private walking tour
  • Discover the remains of the Roman Forum and learn how it was the center of all political and social life in Ancient Rome
  • Learn about the legend of Romulus and Remus and how Rome was founded
  • Discover where everyday Romans lived and where the aristocratic mansions were built
Full description
Follow in the footsteps of popes, Roman emperors and gladiators on a 4-hour private walking tour of Rome and learn about life in the imperial city. Start at the Flavian Amphitheatre, better known as the Colosseum. Once able to seat up to 50,000 spectators, work on the immense theater began in 72 AD but wasn’t completed until 8 years later. Providing wild spectacles between man and beast, it was the most impressive of all the Roman arenas. Walk through the remains of the Roman Forum, where Romans spent time praying, trading, conversing with fortune tellers, electing their leaders, and even playing chess. Stroll from the Circus Maximus to Palatine Hill to see where Romulus and Remus were found by a she-wolf, and so began the story of Rome. Continue your walk through the Imperial Forums: Octavian Augustus, Caesar, and Trajan. Arrive in Piazza Venezia, where the man who wanted to be known as a new Caesar — Mussolini — addressed his speeches to the clapping crowd. It's also where the new kings of Italy built their memorial, the Victor Emanuel Memorial, also known as the Wedding Cake.
Includes
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees (Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and Forum)
  • Reservations at no extra charge (if required)
  • Meals
  • Transportation
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet outside Metro Colosseo, Rome (B Line). Your guide will be holding a sign with your name on it.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
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Product ID: 35191