Skip the Line: Glory of Ancient Rome and Colosseum

Rome, Italy

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

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Dig into the history of ancient Rome with this 3-hour small-group tour of Imperial Rome, including the monumental Colosseum. Get an in-depth look at the enormous stadium, completed in only 8 years. Explore the political epicenter of ancient Rome in the nearby Forum. Visit the Capitoline Hill in a square designed by Michelangelo.
  • 3-hour small-group tour of Imperial Rome
  • Tour the Colosseum to see where gladiators and wild animals once fought before 50,000 spectators
  • Walk the ancient streets of the Forum, the center of the Roman Empire
  • See the ruins of the House of the Vestal Virgins, the Curia and many other ancient buildings
  • Continue up to the Capitoline Hill, one of Rome's seven hills, to see the square designed by Michelangelo
  • Convenient transport with pick-up

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

Exploring Ancient Rome on foot promises a more intimate glimpse into the cradle of civilization.

Professional Guide
3-hour Small group tour
Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
Hotel pickup and drop-off (central Rome only)
Emergency number also operational via whatsapp
Food and drinks
Gratuities
Tips

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

Itinerary
Stop At:  
Welcome Italy - Day Tours
pick up at the hotel
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Colosseum
visit to 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
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
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
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Via Sacra
possible to walk on the same cobble-stones of the “Via Sacra” (Sacred Way) leading to the Capitol Hill
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Colle Capitolino
Capitol Hill and admiring the remaining of with its ancient basilicas, triumphal arches, honorary columns, ancient markets
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Piazza Venezia
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: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Welcome Italy
end of the tour. pick up to the hotel
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • 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
  • Emergency number also operational via whatsapp- One day before 24 H. Call to confirm the pick up
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers

Cancellation policy

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