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Ancient Rome highlights tour with Colosseum and VIP entrance

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Availability: Every day
Duration: 3 hours
Language: English, Spanish
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  • Skip the line at the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Walk along the Sacred Road and immerse yourself in the history of Rome
  • Learn about the amphitheatre's bloody past, with tales of gladiators, mock sea battles, and executions
What to expect

Walk in the footsteps of Roman emperors and citizens on a two hours and a half tour of Ancient Rome, with VIP entrance to the Roman Forum. At the end of your tour, you'll get to visit the Colosseum.

Skip the long line and access the Roman Forum through our dedicated VIP entrance: once inside you can enjoy the breath-taking view over the Roman Forum. Walk along the Via sacra or Sacred Road and immerse yourself in Roman history: the Sacred Road was the main path through the Roman Forum and it was once home to festivals and triumphal processions. End your visit at the Temple, in which you'll find the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated. Visitors from around the world still to this day leave flowers and candles at the site.

Before reaching the Colosseum, you'll receive an overview of the history of the Palatine Hill, where legend has it that Romulus founded the city of Rome. The hill looks down over the Roman Forum and the Circus Maximus. Once inside the Colosseum, your expert guide will tell you all there is to know about the amphitheater's bloody past, the tales of the gladiators, its mock sea battles and executions.

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What's included
  • Guided tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • VIP access
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  • Children (6-17): reduced
  • Infants (0-5): free


Meeting point:

Piazza d'Aracoeli 16

What to remember
  • Please remember that a lot of walking is involved; we advise you to wear comfortable shoes
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
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  • Times vary depending on the day and season. Please check the calendar
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Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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