Skip the Line: Colosseum ticket – Self-Guided Tour – Group Option

Rome, Italy

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icon2 to 3 hours  (Approx.)
Overview

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• Discover the history of the Colosseum and Ancient Rome
• Skip the long lines to enter the monument
• Access the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum

Follow in the footsteps of the fearless gladiators and access the Colosseum, the biggest and the most famous monument of Ancient Rome, with no need to wait in line and explore the magnificent amphitheater.
You will be added to a small group with a privileged skip-the-line entrance and, after the entry procedures and the mandatory security checks, you’ll be free to explore the Colosseum by yourself and to discovery the history of this place. After the visit Colosseum you will be escorded at the entrance of the Palatine Hill/Roman Forum, where you can explore both sites by yourself at your own pace.

PLEASE, READ CAREFULLY ALL THE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TOUR BEFORE BOOKING!

Access to Palatine Hill and Roman Forum
Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Colosseum
Access to Arena, Underground and Third Level (Colosseum)
Luggage storage
Live guide/Guided tour
Food and beverages
Pick-up/Drop-off service
Audioguide

Departure Point

Arco di Costantino, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Rome Italy

Ticket Redemption Point

Arch of Constantine, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Arco di Costantino
We will meet at the Arch of Constantine, the largest triumphal arch ever built in Rome located between the Palatine Hill and the Colosseum. The arch was erected in 315 to commemorate Constantine, the first Christian emperor of the Roman history.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Colosseum
You will be added to a small group (max 30) with a privileged skip-the-line entrance and, after the entry procedures and the mandatory security checks, you will be free to explore the Colosseum by yourself. The Colosseum, the symbol of Ancient Rome, is the largest Roman amphitheatre for gladiator games ever built, the most well-preserved one and one of the most visited monument in the world. Definitely a must see!
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Palatine Hill
After the visit to the Colosseum, you will be escorted to the entrance of Palatine Hill/Roman Forum and you can explore both sites by yourself. According to the legend, the Palatine Hill is the place where Rome was founded by Romolus thousands of years ago. This green area is full of ancient temples and houses and it hosts the magnificent residences of the Roman emperors. It is a true open-air museum!
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
After the visit to the Colosseum visit, you will be escorted to the entrance of Palatine Hill/Roman Forum and you can explore both sites on your own. The Roman Forum, the heart of the Roman Republic where all the public activities took place, is he most suggestive space from Roman times. A lot of temples, houses and other magnificent buildings like basilicas are still well-preserved and visible: enjoy to walk along Roman roads through their colums, like a true Roman citizen!
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • MEETING POINT: Arch of Costantine, side of the Colosseum. You will meet our staff that will hold a big black flag saying "Ancient and Recent - Virtual Reality Tour - Meeting point" on it.
  • You are required to show up at the meeting point 15 MINUTES PRIOR to the arranged time of departure - especially families with children/under 18, in order to anticipate and facilitate the entry procedures.
  • The Colosseum tickets have a specific entry time: if you arrive late for the meeting point, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule, unless you pay for the activity again. As per no-show rules, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Please note that THIS IS NOT A GUIDED TOUR! This option only provides you fast entrance to the Colosseum and access to Palatine Hill/Roman Forum.
  • You will be added to a small group (max 30) with a privileged entrance and after the security check you’ll be free to explore the Colosseum by yourself.
  • After the visit of the Colosseum, you will be escorted at the entrance of the Palatine Hill/Roman Forum where you can visit both sites by yourself.
  • Children/under 18 must be accompanied by an adult and must carry passports or a valid identity document, because the Colosseum staff may ask to check them at the entrance.
  • The Colosseum requires mandatory entry procedures (show children/under 18 to the staff, voucher exchange) and mandatory security check that must be carried out even by the skip-the-line ticket holders. This could require to wait a little more before entering the monument, as this part cannot be skipped.
  • The Colosseum’s capacity regulations (no more than 3000 people inside at the same time) may delay the tour departure. This could also influence the smooth running of the tour especially on national holidays, weekends and during high season. So, even the skip-the-line queue may be not as fast as usual.
  • The Colosseum area is an open archaeological park and for this reason is not equipped with sun/rain covers and shops. The local operator is not responsible for any kind of discomfort due to this.
  • The local operator is not responsible for any inconvenience caused by the closure of the Colosseum/Palatine Hill/Roman Forum due to strikes, events, bad weather, etc.
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and bring your own bottle of water (no glass bottles/no alcohol).
  • It is strictly forbidden to enter the Colosseum and Palatine Hill/Roman Forum with backpacks, handbags and luggage. Please be aware that there is no luggage storage and that we cannot keep your stuff.
  • It is strictly forbidden to enter the Colosseum with knives and any kind of cutting object. Pay attention not to bring with you this kind of stuff.
  • Most travelers can participate

Cancellation policy

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

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