Colosseum Underground Private Tour with Palatine Hill and Roman Forum

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
Private experience
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 7 more

Enjoy the undivided attention of your expert guide and discover secrets of Ancient Rome, on this private Colosseum tour. Skip-the-line at the Roman Forum and go behind the scenes to restricted-access areas at the Colosseum including underground and the arena floor. Travel at your own pace as your guide provides fascinating facts of these Eternal City highlights.
  • Skip all the long entrance lines at the Colosseum
  • Your ticket grants entrance to limited-access areas of the Colosseum: the Arena Stage and underground chambers
  • Take photos from the center of the Colosseum arena
  • Travel through the crowded Colosseum and Forum at your own pace with a private guide

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

A private guide and entry to the restricted underground provide better understanding of the entire Colosseum.

Skip-the-line admission
Full tour from an expert guide
Headsets for groups of 6 or more
Language: English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Italian, German, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese.
Hotel pick-up and return
Food and drink

Departure Point

Colosseo Metro Caffe, Piazza del Colosseo, 58, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
Discover the fascinating history of Ancient Rome in the evocative ruins of the Roman Forum. See where Julius Caesar was assassinated and all the amazing architecture — including Temples and Victory Arches — of the Roman Forum.
Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Palatine Hill
Enjoy an amazing view of Ancient and modern Rome from the top of the Palatine Hill; once the home of Rome's Emperors. See where the Emperors lived and discover the true stories of their luxurious lifestyles.
Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Experience all the drama of the Colosseum, the world's most iconic amphitheater. Head underground to discover how men and beasts prepared for the fierce gladiatorial battles. Enjoy a walking tour of the amphitheater to see how mighty it is for yourself.
Duration: 50 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Arco di Costantino
As you walk around the exterior of the Colosseum, you'll pause for a moment at the Arch of Constantine; the Triumphal Arch of Rome's first Christian Emperor. Discover the fascinating history of the Arch and how its iconic style spawned many copy-cats.
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Arco di Settimio Severo
See one of the best-preserved Roman Victory Arches in the world.
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Arco di Tito
See the victory arch which inspired the design of the Arc de Triomphe.
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Via Sacra
Once Ancient Rome's main street, the Via Sacra runs from the Roman Forum to the Colosseum.
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Basilica Aemilia
One of the greatest Basilicas of secular Ancient Rome.
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Tempio di Antonino e Faustina
See the beautiful Ancient Roman Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, which was converted into a church in the 7th century.
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • NB: You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Colosseum (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also give your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
  • Please note that sprays are not allowed inside the Colosseum, as well as perfumes, sun lotions, etc. If you need to protect your skin from the sun please only bring sunscreen cream.
  • A maximum of 6 people per booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • When entering the Colosseum we might join a group for this section of the tour, because of Colosseum's regulations; while the visit of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill is completely private.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties. Learn more about cancellations.


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