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Colosseum and Roman Forum Guided Tour

In the footsteps of gladiators at Rome’s most famous ruins
  • When 3:30 PM Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday
  • Duration 2 hours
  • Meeting Point Colosseo Metro Station across from the Colosseum

€49 per adult

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    Flexible scheduling and refunds

€49 per adult

€49 per adult

  • Local experts
    Personal stories and insider travel tips
  • Top-rated
    Thousands of reviews averaging 4.9 stars
  • Worry-free booking
    Flexible scheduling and refunds

Highlights

  • Make the most of your time touring Rome’s archaeological treasures with our express skip-the-line tour.
  • Step back in time to ancient Rome as you view its legendary ruins.
  • Hear thrilling stories of life as a gladiator, from the rigorous training to high-stakes gladiatorial contests.
  • Learn about ancient entertainment, from mock sea battles to animal hunts to public executions.
  • Tour the Roman Forum and see the city’s many layers of history.
  • Get insider tips from your guide about how to enjoy the rest of your day with all the time you saved on this express tour.

Itinerary

  • Colosseum

    An arena for dramatic public spectacles built in the 1st century

  • Roman Forum

    The 7th century BC hub of city life for gladiator marches, elections, and commerce

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Refund policy

We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours before the start time.

Meeting point

Where to find your tour guide
Meet your guide outside the Colosseo Metro Station across from the Colosseum. Look for the guide holding a sign that reads “ExperienceFirst” at the exit of the (blue line) metro in front of a green kiosk.

Colosseo Metro Station

FAQs

Is this tour wheelchair-accessible?

This public group tour is not wheelchair-accessible. We cover about 2 miles of walking at a moderate pace, including some uneven terrain and steps. If mobility is an issue please arrange for a private tour.

How much walking is there?

We cover about 2 miles of walking at a moderate pace, including some uneven terrain and steps. If mobility is an issue, please arrange for a private tour.

What is the rescheduling policy?

We understand plans change. We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours prior to your tour start time. We also offer rescheduling to another date the tour is running at no extra cost if you’re unable to make this tour. Please keep in mind there are no refunds available if you have already rescheduled your tour.

What if it rains?

Our tours run rain or shine, so please check the local forecast to plan. In rare cases when we have to cancel for extreme weather, we’ll offer you the chance to reschedule or give a full refund.

What about gratuities?

Tips are always appreciated but never expected. They’re a great way to tell your guide they did an awesome job and show your appreciation.

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