Skip-the-line Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour – Private Tour

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Maximize time in Rome with a private walking tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. Skip the line with priority access tickets at the Colosseum and learn about the amphitheater’s history including gladiator battles. Follow your private guide on a stroll through the Roman Forum and hear stories about the culture and history of Ancient Rome. 
  • Explore landmarks of Ancient Rome with a private tour
  • Visit the Colosseum with skip-the-line tickets
  • Learn about the history of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Stroll through Rome with a private, local guide

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

Cover the Colosseum, Forum, and Palatine Hill in under three hours with a private guide, no-wait entry included.

SKIP-THE-LINE GUIDED MUSEUM TOUR
TOUR GUIDE EXCLUSIVELY FOR YOU (Does NOT apply if you choose "SAVE! BOOK SEMI-PRIVATE" option)
DURATION 3 Hours
ALL ENTRANCE FEES
Tour Price Does NOT Include Hotel Pickup or Drop-Off (We Recommend UBER or Taxi)
Tour Does NOT Include Gratuities (OPTIONAL)
Temporary exhibitions NOT included

Departure Point

Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Return Details

Palatine Hill, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Colosseum
You will begin your tour at the Colosseum, the infamous oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city. Commissioned in AD 72 by Emperor Vespasian, it was the largest amphitheatre ever built at the time.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
Next, you will make your way to the Roman Forum, a rectangular “plaza” surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings. The site was first developed in the 7th century BC, and grew over time to become the social, political and commercial centre of the Roman Empire.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Palatine Hill
Finally, you will end your tour at Palatine Hill, one of the oldest parts of the city and the most central hill of the seven hills of Rome. The Palatine Hill is considered to be the birthplace of the Italian capital and is said to have been inhabited since the year 1000 B.C
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Babylon Tours Rome
The Eternal City needs no introduction, but Rome still has a lot of secrets to reveal. At Babylon Tours, our expert guides want to bring history to life, to make you fall in love with all aspects of Rome – and not just the gelato. From the imposing Colosseum to the confusingly-labeled Spanish Steps, we’ll take you to the places that made Audrey Hepburn swoon in Roman Holiday. We’ll go off the beaten path, as well, to show you the places that Romans keep to themselves. You’ll be declaring your amore for Rome before the tour is even over.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Notes: Colosseum and Roman Forum are subject to occasional closures for special events. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an extended tour of the opened areas. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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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