Skip the line walking tour of the Colosseum, Roman forum and Palatine hill

Rome, Italy

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icon2 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

With archaeological treasures dating back 3,000 years, UNESCO–listed Rome is considered the jewel in Italy’s crown—but exploring alone means missing out on the hidden history. On this walking tour, take in top attractions including the Colosseum and the Forum, and admire sweeping views from Palatine Hill. With your guide bringing Rome’s past to life, learn of the powerful Emperors and brave Gladiators who made Rome what it is today.
  • See the best of Rome in one comprehensive walking tour
  • Hit top sites of interest including the Colosseum and the Forum
  • Panoramic city views from Palatine Hill
  • Your guide shines a light on Rome’s colorful past

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

With this tour, get exclusive access to the Colosseum arena floor and visit the emperor’s box.

Headsets for groups of 6 people or more
Local guide
Professional archaeologist, historian or art historian guide
Ticket fees
All included, no extra fees!
Food and souvenirs

Departure Point

Piazza del Arco di Costantino, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Largo Corrado Ricci, 42, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Colosseum
- Skip the line entrance to the Colosseum - Stunning view of the underground levels - Ground level - Corridor dividing second by third tier - Several stops for panoramic views of the Colosseum and surroundings
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Palatine Hill
- Emperors' palaces - Place where, according to the legend, the two twins Romulus and Remus where abandoned and raised by the she wolf - Stunning views over the Roman Forum and the Circus Maximus
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
- Beating heart of the political, social and religious life of the romans - Place of the cremation Julius Caesar and podium where Mark Anthony made his funeral speech about him - Among the biggest archaeological areas in Europe - Sacra Via - Temple of Antonino and Faustina - Temple of Julius Caesar - Altar of Julius Caesar - Place of his cremation - Podium of Mark Anthony's speech about Caesar - Basilica Iulia - Basilica Emilia - Curia Iulia - Arch of Septimius Severus - Tabularium (i.e. ancient state archive) - Temple of Concordia - Temple of Vespasian - Temple of Castor and Pollux - Temple of the Vestal Virgins
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress properly.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • A valid ID is required for participants under 18 at the Colosseum entrance
  • Most travelers can participate
  • For people with mobility impairments requiring the use of a wheelchair, please have a look at our private tour (https://www.viator.com/tours/Rome/Private-tour-of-the-Colosseum-Roman-forum-and-Palatine-hill/d511-63534P7) so the itinerary can be customized to your needs
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

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