Flexible Skip-the-Line Colosseum Tour and Rome Hop on-Hop off open bus tickets

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon1 hour 30 minutes  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Take a guided tour of the Colosseum with skip-the-line privileges at a time that is convenient to your vacation schedule. With ticket in hand, show up whenever you wish (during opening hours) and you'll be slotted into the next tour, within 45 minutes of you arrival. This allows for flexible scheduling at your convenience. You'll also enjoy the addition of a hop-on, hop-off bus pass to explore further in Rome.
  • Admission to the Colosseum
  • Guided tour within 45 minutes of your arrival (arrive when you choose)
  • Skip-the-line ticket saves valuable vacation time
  • Hop-on hop-off bus ticket included

1,5-h Colosseum Guided Tour
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Hop-On Hop-Off ticket 24/48/72 hrs
First tour leaving in 1 hour from your arrival
Small groups of 25 people or less
All Fees and Taxes
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour

Departure Point

You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.

Departure Time

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Return Details

You may disembark at any of the available stops.
1 hour 30 minutes
Operating Schedule:
  The Hop On-Hop Off service is operating from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm. A complete Round Trip of Rome lasts about 2,5 hrs. However, you can join this service within the validity of your ticket (24,48,72 hrs). The validity of your ticket independently from the chosen option (24,48,72 hrs) is calculated from the validation of the ticket. Included in this itinerary 1,5h Colosseum guided tour.
Roma Termini
Here you can find TERMINAL A and TERMINAL B
Piazza di Santa Maria Maggiore
This stop is the closest one to our office located in via della Polveriera 8. You can get off here to join your Colosseuml Tour
Piazza Venezia
Here you have the main Rome City Center hub. From there you can easily reach any place in the city center like near Capitole Hill or the Trajan's Market. but also the most significat places in the city center like Trevi Fountain or the Pantheon.
Castel Sant'Angelo
Vatican City
Via Veneto
Would you like to have an iconic memoruy of Rome don't miss the chance to take a picture on the Spanish Steps right close to this stop.
Piazza Barberini
Points of interest passed by on this route
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Circus Maximus
Bocca della Verita
Teatro di Marcello
Altare Della Patria
Piazza di Spagna
Trevi Fountain
Piazza Navona
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Bus ticket will be sent on your Viator extranet the day before your booking date.
  • Please remind that it is strictly required to print your bus tickets. No mobile tickets will be accepted on the Panoramic bus.
  • Please remind that it is strictly required to print your bus tickets. No mobile tickets will be accepted on the Panoramic bus.
  • Onboard you'll have 8 languages comments (English; Spanish; French; German; Portuguese; Italian; Russian; Chinese)
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • For the Colosseum Tour customers have flexible option. Customers will be accommodate on the very first tour leaving in accordance to the idicated coordinated starting time.
  • For the Colosseum Tour customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time due to managing and organizational reasons.
  • To get inside the Colosseum it is used group ticket and not individual one. It cannot be asked just the ticket entrance.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Archaeological Area (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also provide 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.
  • Child discount is applied only with a valid ID card
  • Please note that for safety reasons the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Archaeological Area can accommodate up to 3.000 people at once. This could lead to delays in access to the site, even for pre-booked visitors.
  • The activity can suffer 20/30 min variation due to organizational resons
  • For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened.
  • To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray
  • Forbidden objects inside the Colosseum: bottles and glasses containers, alcholic beverages and aerosols, backpacks, camping, bulky bags and luggage / trolley
  • Can be introduced medium and small size backpacks to shoulder, which must be checked, as any other bag, with metal detectors, opened and visually inspected by the Urbe Security Institute, responsible for the entrance inspection
  • Please notice that the Archaeological Area Administration, which depends on the Ministry of Cultural Assets and Activities has the faculty to close the Colosseum, or parts of it, with or without notice, for events, strikes, heavy rain, or any other reason. In which case, we will offer an alternative itinerary as it seems fit and offer a partial refund
  • No change on a booking can be accepted after 24hrs to the starting time of the tour. In that instance, no refund will be issued.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Not recommended for traveler with motor difficulties
  • Not accessible for walker users
  • We kindly inform you that any kind of disability (visual impairment, hearing impairment,... ) or anything that might prevent you to regularly join the tour, MUST BE communicate in advance to our staff.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

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.

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