ROME: Participate to a gladiators and legionaries training reconstitution

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon4 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Discover how the gladiators and LEgionaries trained once upon a time.

Example of gladiator trials activities :

Ancient archery
Fire making competition using flints, fabric or dried mushrooms.
Throwing of gladiator nets and trident against fixed targets
Trying out ancient dancing with dancers and musicians
Experimenting ancient conjuring tricks with an illusionist
Trying on the Roman military uniform
Gathering floating fruit using only your teeth with your hands tied
Archaeological drawings with an archaeologist
Ancient Game competition: sack race, throwing balls and wooden hoops into a basket blindfolded, racing with glasses of water, balancing games on wooden pedal boards.
Final treasure hunt in which the participants receive some clues with Latin symbols in the caesarean code, this means the letters are shifted 3 forward: the letter A will become the letter C and so on…
Once the message has been decrypted, the participants will have to find the treasure target and bring it back.

2h30 Gladiators and Legionaries training reconstitution
Instructors in English or Italian
Pick-up and Drop-off service from/to Hotel
Customer Service
Snack and drinks

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
PLease indicate us your Hotrel name and adress in order to proceed with the pick-up and drop-off services.
The approximate transportation time from/to the attraction is almost 45 minutes.

Departure Time

8:30 AM

Start your acitivty from your Hotel thanks to our pick-up service. You will be then transported up to the place of the activity.

Within a magnificent nature reserve discover the fighting techniques that legionaries and gladiators learnt during the Empire. After a short historical introduction, you will be able to carry out various activities accompanied by qualified and enthusiastic instructors :

Learning the techniques of swordplay as:
* The gladiator’s sword and the shield
* Javelin throw
* Ancient archery
* Outdoor fighting techniques
* Roman Legionary’s certificate awarded to the participants

You will wear Roman tunics for each activity that will be carried out as a group challenge. At the end of the activity you will find fruits, snacks and water.

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Sports clothes and walking shoes are mandatory
  • This activity requires good physical shape as well as a keen spirit!
  • Concerning the use of weapons, it is important to follow and respect the regulations given by the site’s managers.
  • This activity of archeological sports reconstruction is regulated by Italian and International laws in the realm of amateur sport and historical reconstruction.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

From 239.59 USD

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