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Colosseum and Roman Forum Guided Tour

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

€49 per adult

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€49 per adult

€49 per adult

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

Experience 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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Plan Your Trip

Arrive 15 minutes early to the check-in point.

The tour starts promptly, and you’ll need this time to get through the security check. You may not be able to catch up if you arrive late.

Tour runs rain or shine.

This tour happens in all weather, so please dress accordingly and check the local forecast. In rare instances where we have to cancel for extreme weather conditions, you’ll be allowed to reschedule for another time (if available) or be issued a refund.

Meeting Point

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 do we find our 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.

Do I need to bring anything?

Be sure to bring ID for yourself and any children accompanying you.

What is the cancellation and refund policy?

We understand plans change. We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours prior to your tour start time for this tour. 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 is the policy on gratuities?

Tips are always appreciated by our guides but never expected. They should be given if you believe your guide did an outstanding job and if you personally want to demonstrate your appreciation to the guide.

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