Tickets for Colosseum, Arena Floor, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill: Guided Tour

A history-packed tour of ancient Rome, including a guided tour of the Colosseum

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Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
Today:  08:30 - 19:15
Tomorrow:  08:30 - 19:15
Monday:  08:30 - 19:15
Tuesday:  08:30 - 19:15
Wednesday:  08:30 - 19:15
Thursday:  08:30 - 19:15
Friday:  08:30 - 19:15
90 minutes
  • Get priority entrance to explore the Colosseum, the colossal amphitheater built thousands of years ago
  • Get a live guided tour plus a gladiator's-eye view of the Colosseum as you stalk the arena floor
  • Your tickets include access to the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill – the city's most sought-after real estate in the time of the emperors

You'll explore areas that are off-limits to the general public on this story-crammed tour of the Colosseum. Sink your sword into the very best of Rome as your English-speaking expert leads the way, plus get a gladiator's-eye view of the iconic arena. Then see where it all began at the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Strap on your sandals and step into history!

Walking into the Colosseum in front of 80,000 cheering Roman citizens must've been pretty cool... unless you were the one about to face the tigers.

Experience the best of Roman life with this deluxe VIP package (minus the screaming fans). Your guide will tell you everything you need to know about the Colosseum: the highs, the lows, and the unbelievable spectacles this arena once hosted.

After you've finished entertaining everyone with your best impression of Russell Crowe in Gladiator, take yourself on a trip to the Roman Forum – the hub of the ancient city's trade network – and Palatine Hill, where Romulus founded Rome close to 3,000 years ago.

They don't call it 'The Eternal City' for nothing!

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What's included
Skip-the-line entrance to the Colosseum
Guided tour in English
Access to the arena floor
Access to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
Tiqets assistance
Skip the security line
Access to the Underground level of the Colosseum
Guided tour for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Meet the Tiqets representative, who'll be wearing a Tiqets top or holding a Tiqets flag, at the meeting point, in front of the metro station 'Colosseo' near the green kiosk
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before your booked timeslot, latecomers won't be waited for
  • After your Colosseum visit, the Tiqets representative will guide you to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Please note that all 3 venues must be visited on the same day
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are not possible for this ticket
  • Changes are not possible for this ticket
Jul 19, 2019
Alessandra was an excellent guide. She was friendly and very knowledgeable
Jul 19, 2019
Easy To find the meeting point and really great guide!
Jul 16, 2019
5 stars 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
Jul 14, 2019
The guide was very good. Good humoured and knowledgeable. She also manouvered us through a crowded location seamlessly.
Entry to the Colloseum floor was also very quick, not much waiting.
Jul 13, 2019
Good instructions in advance, everything worked as promised. The group was taken care very well. The tour was well planned. I’m happy to recommend it!
Jul 13, 2019
Tour was good and informational! We were able to bypass the line. Our guide was good and spoke english well enough to understand. He was funny. We got an email that our tour meeting place had changed and it did not say which street the meeting place was on, because apparently they had two meeting places. Wish they had offered a completely guided english tour of the colosseum, forum, and palatine hill all in the same tour but we could not find such a tour. Overall 5 stars.
Jul 13, 2019
Was very good
Jul 12, 2019
Excellent your. Everything went to plan and ran to time.
Jul 10, 2019
Merece la pena que te lo cuenten. Nuestro guía era majísimo y nos explicó muchas cosas. Aunque era en inglés, se le entendía perfectamente!
Jul 9, 2019
had a lot of fun! guide was super helpful :)

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What do these tickets include?
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