Private Tour: The Glory of Ancient Rome and Colosseum Walking Tour

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English and 5 more

Learn about the fascinating history of ancient Rome with this private 3-hour tour of Imperial Rome, including the Colosseum. Tour the massive amphitheater that once held 50,000 people watching gladiatorial games. Visit the nearby Forum to walk on the ancient stones of the Via Sacra through the heart of the Roman Empire. Walk up to the Capitoline Hill to see a square designed by Michelangelo.
  • 3-hour private tour of Imperial Rome
  • Tour the monumental Colosseum, built in only 8 years, in which gladiators and wild animals once fought to the death
  • Walk through the Forum, once the heart of the ancient Roman Empire
  • See what remains of temples and ancient government buildings
  • Visit the Capitoline Hill, one of Rome's seven hills, to see a square designed by Michelangelo

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

Hotel transport from central Rome is a bonus on this private Colosseum and Forum tour.

Professional Guide
3 hours Private tour
Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
Pickp-up and drop off service avalaible from the hotels in the interior of the Aurelian Walls
Hotel pickup and drop-off (central Rome only)
Emergency number also operational via whatsapp
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Free Pick up from Hotels, Appartments, Bed&breakfast, accomodations. only in the city center (
inside the Aurelian Walls). The address must to be provided on the reservation. If you do not find your
hotel in the list you must necessarily write it: without it, the service is not guaranteed

Stop At:  
Welcome Italy - Day Tours
pick up from the hotel
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
the famous Colosseum, whose correct name in reality is Flavian Amphitheater, due to the imperial family who built this oval shaped structure in only eight years, from 72 to 80 AD. This huge monument, whose nickname comes from Colossus, a 35 meters statue representing the emperor Nero, was able to seat up to 70,000 spectators. It has been immortalized over the centuries as the scene of wild and ferocious games between man and beasts gladiators vs animals & gladiators vs gladiators as well represented in the movie Gladiator. Close to the Colosseum,
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
Close to the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, considered the real political – commercial – social –religious center of Rome at the time of the Monarchy and the Republican period. At the center of the Forum, even after 20 centuries, it is possible to walk on the same cobble-stones of the “Via Sacra” (Sacred Way) leading to the Capitol Hill and admiring the remaining of with its ancient basilicas, triumphal arches, honorary columns, ancient markets. Reaching Venice Square you will have the chance to admire the imposing monumental complex, inaugurated in 1911, dedicated to our first King of Italy, Victor Emmanuel II. 
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Welcome Italy
end off the tour and dropp off to the hotel
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • The tour starts from your hotel
  • Please refer to the Customer service for information about collection schedules
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Provide the Correct address of your accommodation , hotel, B&B
  • PICK UP only in the city center inside the Aurelian Walls
  • Provide the correct phone number with international country code
  • One day before 24 H. Call to confirm the pick up
  • check that you provide all the details to the agency
  • Without this information we can not guarantee the correct service
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Time for pick up at the hotel must be confirmed the day before between 10.00 am and 6.00 pm on the emergency phone or whatsapp
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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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