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Tickets for Colosseum & Roman Forum: Guided Tour

Go on an immersive journey through the heart of ancient Rome

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Duration: 3h
Live guide: English, French, Italian, Spanish
Max group size: 25
Smartphone tickets accepted

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What's included

Guided tour of the Colosseum and Roman Forum
Priority access to both landmarks
Guided tour in English, Spanish, French or Italian in a group of max. 15 people
Headsets for the tour

What's not included

Access to the Palatine Hill
  • Skip the lines and join a captivating Colosseum guided tour, and feel the haunting history of gladiator battles come alive beneath your feet
  • See where animals were raised into the arena, and look down upon this once bloody stage from the VIP section, as Caesar himself would have done
  • Visit the ruins of ancient Rome's bustling political and commercial hub, the Roman Forum

If you've ever tried to defeat a rampaging tiger with a trident, you'll sympathize with the daily grind of ancient Rome. If not, join this immersive Colosseum guided tour to time-travel back to the gory glory days of the once-mighty empire. You'll also visit the Roman Forum.

Skip the long lines and get guided through Rome's iconic amphitheater, see its old political center, and learn about the mythical hill upon which the city was founded.

Are you not entertained?

Few places in the world are as haunting and awe-inspiring as the Colosseum in Rome. Unsurprisingly, few places have such long queues to get in! Give a thumbs down to waiting around, and skip past the grumbling lines like a happy gladiator who just won their freedom.

This Colosseum guided tour will paint a vivid picture of the violent history held within the ancient walls as you wander the arena floor. See the VIP section where Caesar sat, the cheaper seats where baying crowds begged for bloodshed, and the trapdoors through which wild animals were raised into the arena.

The odyssey continues with a visit to the spectacular ruins of the Roman Forum – the hub of ancient Rome. Here's where rousing political speeches were made, criminals were sentenced, goods were traded, and where angry mobs assembled.

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Meeting point: Touristation Office
Piazza d'Ara Coeli 16, 00186, Rome
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Colosseum
Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184, Rome
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  • Show your smartphone ticket to the guide at the Touristation Office
  • When facing the Vittorio Emanuele II Monument (white monument), turn to the right, pass the bus stops of Piazza Venezia and walk across the small park. You will see a fountain just in front of the office
  • The tour ends with the visit of the Colosseum

Getting there:

  • Bus 40 or 64 from Termini Station or 64, 91 or 492 from the Vatican
  • It is recommended to take the metro B to get to the Colosseum

Operated by:

Ticketstation Srl
Registered address: Via dei Corridori 6, 00193, Rome, IT

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  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit.

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