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Skip-the-Line Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Tour, with Arena Access

  • Priority access into the Colosseum
  • Utilize a special entrance that leads directly to the Arena floor
  • Small group size offers personal service
Skip-the-Line Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Tour, with Arena Access
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3 hours small group tour with English or Spanish speaking guide: visit the Colosseum entering from the Arena stage, the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill. Skip-the-line reservation included.
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Maximize time spent at the Colosseum with this skip-the-line tour that includes priority access tickets. A special entrance leads directly to the Arena floor where gladiators once fought. Learn about the history of Ancient Rome from your guide and finish up the tour with a walk through Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum.

What to Expect

Meet your guide and group (24 people or less) outside the Colosseum and enter with skip-the-line priority access tickets. A special entrance opens directly into the Arena floor where gladiators once fought.

Seeing the Colosseum from the Arena floor offers a unique perspective, including views into the Dungeons of the Colosseum where both gladiators and animals were held before the fights. Your guide leads the way from the Arena up into the stands, telling stories about the history of this landmark as you explore.

After the Colosseum, your tour continues with a visit to Palatine Hill. One of the seven famous hills of Rome, Palatine Hill offers a sweeping view over the Roman Forum and Circus Maximus.

The final stop of this tour is the ruins of the Roman Forum.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Fabulous Tour

We had a party of seven, three adults and four kids. Our tour guide, Felicity (Fee), was absolutely fabulous! She was knowledgeable, enthusiastic, engaging and entertaining. Skipping the lines was nice, but having someone that could enthusiastically explain what you were looking at and why...More

Thank sean3174Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago
Francesca is the best

Who would have thought we be so lucky to have a PhD archeologist for our guide. Her love of Ancient Rome was infectious. Her knowledge extensive. We toured the colosseum, palatine hill, and the forum. With a deep interest in ancient history,I often have trouble...More

Thank debbyray6
Reviewed 1 week ago
Rosa was the most informative tour guide.

Rosa was very personable, patient with our questions, and kind. Her knowledge about the Colosseum and the early times of the Romans was amazing. She gave a great deal of background information on the buildings we visited and on the time periods. Pointed out small...More

Thank Migi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Renata was the best!

We missed our tour with City Tours by accident and we were just s$&t out of luck. Found this operator and wasn’t sure, but it was fantastic. Our tour guide talked as if we were friends and she was showing us the town. We really...More

Thank samjalyste
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile
Renata was a brilliant guide for the Colosseum. Highly recommend!

We were totally overwhelmed by tour choices and considering just doing it ourselves when my husband bumped into Donatella near their office in Via Frangipane. She was so kind and offered a very reasonable package for our family. She remembered us the next day when...More

1  Thank Cristabel27
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