Imperial Rome tours

Skip-the-Line Colosseum Express Guided Tour

Overview:

Travel back to the days of the Roman Empire on a 1.5-hour skip-the-line tour of the Colosseum. Hear stories of the gladiator fights and Roman emperors. Get privileged access to areas of the mighty arena formerly known as the Flavian Amphitheatre.

What to Expect:

Skip the long lines to the Colosseum and explore the largest building of the Roman Empire.

Built to host the gladiator battles that typified the culture of Ancient Rome, the Colosseum remains by far the most impressive building in Rome today. Meet your guide outside the Colosseum and walk to the front of the long lines with your priority entrance ticket.

Once inside the stadium, built so that members of the general public could enjoy the violent spectacles alongside the Roman emperors, learn how people were seated by social rank and wealth. Hear about the gladiatorial games that were officially banned in 438 AD, and how fights between wild beasts continued until 523.

Exit the Colosseum to take a leisurely stroll to the Roman Forum, and see the ruins of Ancient Rome’s social and political center.

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Colosseum & Roman Forum Tour, Aperitif & Buffet

Overview:

Enjoy priority admission to Rome’s top sites on a 3-hour tour that’s led by an expert guide. Tour the interior of the iconic Coliseum, visit the Roman Forum, and explore the ruins on the Palatine Hill. Learn about ancient Rome from your official guide.

What to Expect:

Enjoy a tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum that ends at sunset with an aperitif at the Colosseum/ Roman Forum
On this 3-hour tour of Rome’s top sights you’ll begin with a visit to the Colosseum, the city’s most iconic monument. Enjoy skip-the-line entry as you head inside to take a tour of the site’s interior. With your guide’s commentary you’ll experience the courage of gladiators, the passion of their audience, and the spectacle of the struggle between life and death. This is sure to be a memorable visit to one of the most important sites in the Eternal City.

Next you’ll visit the Roman Forum, which still retains its centuries-old streets, temples, and walls that are the remnants of public life during the Roman Empire. Finish your tour at the Palatine Hill, where the spirit of Rome in the days of the Roman emperors is preserved, and where the destiny of the city and its Empire was decided.

The tour ends in the heart of the ancient Roman Forum. where your guide will accompany you to an elegant bar. The streets of Monti district are full of life after dark, with streets artists, mimes, musicians, and visitors, in an area that looks like a medieval town.

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