Adventure game at the Colosseum: travel back in time to the Roman Empire

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Overview

You will learn how the crowd actually behaved when people were thirsty for blood of the defeated, why women weren’t allowed to seat near the arena, and how in reality, rather than in Hollywood movies, gladiator games were held, and what gladiators who were «celebrities» in the ancient world really looked like.

Self-guided tours turn a trip into an adventure
Turn your journey into an adventure through secret courtyards and breathtaking views. You can explore the city on your own and take breaks any time.

Don't be dependent on a guide or a group tour
Take a tour at your own convenience: just go to the starting location specified within the description of the tour. You can start and pause the tour at any time should you want to wander off the guided path and explore on your own.

You control the tour
Each tour has built-in maps, so there's no chance for you to get lost. Anytime the weather doesn't cooperate, you can take a break in a nearby cafe.

Departure Point

Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

9/16/2019 - 5/1/2021
Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary

Imagine yourself a spectator at the Colosseum during the rise of the Roman Empire!

✅ Walk along spectator’s route in the Roman Colosseum and imagine in detail how the gladiator games were organized,

✅ Find out a lot of interesting facts about the construction and ingenious design of the Amphitheatre, which had even an underground level with elevators and hidden hatches,

✅ Imagine how magnificent and majestic the Colosseum looked like during the heyday of the Roman Empire,

✅ Debunk Hollywood myths created about the Colosseum and the gladiators by the «star factory»,

✅ Learn the secrets and juicy details concerning the organization of the gladiatorial battles,

✅ Make a bet on one of the gladiators and win (or lose),

✅ Find a secret observation deck with a stunning view of the Colosseum!

Itinerary
— You will find a secret observation deck which offers an incredible view of the Colosseum
— Know how Roman gladiator fights were actually held
— And much more!

Attention! Tickets to the Colosseum (combined tickets to the Colosseum/Roman Forum) must be purchased in advance. The recommended start time of the excursion is 45 minutes before the entrance time indicated on the ticket.

Stop At:

• Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome Italy
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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