Skip-the-Line: Guided Colosseum Tour Including the Ground Floor and Second Tier

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon1 hour  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 6 more

Discover the history of the Colosseum on a skip-the-line tour of the ancient amphitheater. After bypassing the long entrance lines, you’ll visit the ground floor and second tier with a guide. Hear about the emperors who presided over the battles, and the gladiators who fought to their deaths as you explore. Groups are limited to 30 people, and several start times are available when you book.
  • Skip-the-line tour of the Colosseum in Rome
  • Avoid standing in the long entrance lines at the monument
  • Hear the history of the gladiator battles from a guide
  • Explore the ground floor and second tier on your tour
  • Choose from a selection of start times when you book

Professional guide
All taxes, fees, and handling charges
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks, unless specified

Departure Point

Via della Polveriera, 8, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Stop At:  
Your guide will meet you at our office at Via della Polveriera nr.8 from where you will have the departure with a skip the line access into the busiest monument in the world.
Duration: 15 minutes
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Stop At:  
Your guide will make you explore the hidden corners inside of the Colosseum, bringing the amphitheatre to life.
Duration: 1 hour 
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Pass By:  
Your guide will finish the tour inside of the Colosseum, giving you free time to explore the monument on your own.
Duration: 5 minutes
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for wheelchair users or those with walking disabilities
  • Entrance is strictly limited so you must arrive early. It is recommended to arrive 30 minutes before your departure time If you arrive late for the meeting time, 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.
  • Large bags are not permitted in the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Do not bring these items with you as there are no cloakrooms at the monument
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please be advised that the Colosseum's capacity regulations and security may delay the tour departure
  • This could also influence the smooth running of the tour especially on national holidays and events.
  • Near public transportation
  • Pets are not allowed inside the venue
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers

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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