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Small-Group Tour: Colosseum and Ancient Rome Experience

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Experience the best of Rome's Ancient City on this astonishing Roman Forum and Colosseum Tour. With your expert guide leading the way, you'll enjoy skip-the-line access to the Ancient City and the Colosseum, to beat the crowds. Enjoy an intimate tour in a small-group no larger than 12.
Discover the culture of the Roman Forum, the beating heart of Rome's Empire. Then, see Ancient Rome's brutality in the Colosseum.
First, you'll enjoy a walking tour of the Roman Forum. You'll see the beautiful ruins of Temples, law courts and the Victory Arches, still standing, in this most important archaeological site. Continue to the Palatine Hill, the place where, in mythology, the city of Rome was founded.
Then, enjoy a full-tour of the Colosseum. You'll hear the fascinating tales of this mighty amphitheater, where the most brutal gladiatorial games in the Roman Empire were fought. Discover the true size and scale of this awesome historic building as you connect with ancient history.
Highlights
  • See Rome’s top landmarks, from the Colosseum to the Forum, in a single day
  • Small-group size makes for a personal way to discover the sights
  • Skip-the-line access means you won’t waste time waiting in line
  • Learn all about Rome’s ancient history with your guide
What to Expect
After meeting your guide, set off to discover the heart of ancient Rome. With a maximum of 12 people, this in-depth walking tour is the perfect way to discover the sights without the crowds.
Wander through the Roman Forum—among Europe’s most significant archaeological sites—with commentary guidance. Stroll down the Via Sacra (ancient Rome’s busiest street), see the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated, and admire other landmarks, like the Senate’s former home, the House of the Vestal Virgins, and the Arch of Septimius Severus. Next, visit the Palatine Hill, home to some of the city’s earliest settlements and later frequented by ancient Rome’s elite.
Admire the Arch of Constantine before heading to the Colosseum with skip-the-line privileges. Inside, learn about the gladiators who fought within its walls and explore this well-preserved Wonder of the World.
The tour ends upon arrival to your original departure point.
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Reviewed 4 July 2019

Roma Experience is a great company from their responsiveness in the booking process to the quality of the tour. The meeting spot was clearly set out and someone was waiting for us with a clearly marked sign which took a lot of anxiety away as...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ZahraR154
G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ZahraR154, We are glad to see we were able to away your worries! At Roma Experience we know it can be overwhelming to locate your guide near a famous landmark and we try to assist our customers to the meeting point to the best...More

Reviewed 21 June 2019

I highly recommend this tour. The group size was much smaller than the other groups so there was no need for earplugs to hear the guide. Our guide was amazingly informative and gave us a wonderfully detailed experience with all the history. We enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank elavack
G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear elavack, Great to hear you would consider booking with us again (made our day a little better!) . We select our guides with utmost care and try to maintain small groups in to be able to provide a personal experience during which there is...More

Reviewed 18 May 2019

Daniel studied archaeology in Rome and let us in on the interesting details. Lupa means both she wolf and prostitute - in relation to Romulus and Reamus legend. Reamus murdered Romulus for the top job!More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Graham H
G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

Sounds like you went home remembering some of the legens our guide shared with you and your family! Great to see you have rated our Ancient Rome Tour with 5 stars and appreciated Daniel being your guide. We hope you will keep Roma Experience in...More

Reviewed 17 May 2019 via mobile

Our guide, Nadia, was great! She was very knowledgeable and made Ancient Rome come alive for us. She knows where the good photo spots are, too!More

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G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

Great pictures and a memorable tour, sounds like Nadiya did an amazing job! We are thrilled to read about your positive experience with a beloved Nadiya, and would like to thank you for taking the time to share you experience visiting the Colosseum and Ancient...More

Reviewed 11 May 2019 via mobile

Elisa our guide was phenomenal! Extremely knowledgeable and very descriptive. We could not have asked for a better guide. Was the highlight of our time in Rome.More

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G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

We are beyond proud reading that Elisa did her job so well she was the highlight of your holiday! Reviews like these are very important, as we know a good guide make or break a tour. I will be sure to pass on your kind...More

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