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In-Depth Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

  • Learn about ancient Roman history and life from your archaeologist guide
  • Visit key ancient Roman sites: the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill
  • Save time with skip-the-line access to the Colosseum
In-Depth Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
From US$93.30
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9:30am In-Depth Colosseum tour
Explore Ancient Rome with us on our 5.5 hours In Depth Colosseum Tour that will take you into the heart of Gladiator combat and in the archaeological sights of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.
From US$93.34
9am In-Depth Colosseum tour
Our 5.5 hour In depth tour of the Colosseum area, the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum.
From US$93.34

If you’re intrigued by ancient Rome and would like to learn more, go that bit deeper with a tour led by an archaeologist guide. Besides skip-the-line access, enjoy expert insights and fascinating tales of myth and history as you explore Rome’s three key ancient sites: the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. A small group means ample time for questions.

What to Expect

Greet your guide and small group near the Colosseum and skip past the long lines to this world-famous arena. Learn about the bloody games that were held here and capture classic photos.

Next, explore the Roman Forum, the epicenter of daily life in Rome. Discover the stories behind structures like the House of the Vestal Virgins, the Temple of Saturn, and the Basilica Julia.

Climb to the top of the Palatine Hill and learn its role in the legend of Rome’s founding. Explore the remnants of the Stadium of Domitian, the ruins of the Flavian Palace, and the Baths of Caracalla. Finish your tour besides the Colosseum, full of a new understanding of ancient Rome.

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1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago
Professor Robert's knowledge was awesome

A brilliant way to see and learn about ancient Rome. Robert was helpful, friendly and full of information. There is no way we could have appreciated everything we saw without his expert help. I only wish we could have spent more time at the Colosseum...More

1  Thank Don M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Great Unique Experience

We had Luca as our tour guide. We were blessed enough to have him as our guide because he is very knowledgeable about the history of Rome. He can answer all of our queries and has been energetic enough in showing us the best of...More

Thank KayeNSW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide was very knowledgeable and very funny. She cared about the interests of the group and made sure to go slow enough for everyone to keep up, which was important because i was recovering from a sprained ankle. Everything was in depth enough for...More

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Guia Grandi brought history alive

Guia is an experienced and knowledgeable guide here in Rome. She really brought this tour to life for us. Plus we had time for photos and questions. We highly recommend Guia of Through Eternity Tours! Grazie!

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Highlight of our trip to Rome!

Our tour of the Roman Forum, Palatine Hill, and Colosseum was the highlight of our trip to Rome. Our tour guide, Maria Libera del Vecchio, was outstanding. Her enthusiasm and expertise made the sites come alive -- without her we would have missed so much!...More

Thank maxwellcoffeehouse
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20 April 2018|
Response from zoopermom | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ask the tour operator. Underground chamber tour tickets are hard to come by. And not all operators get the tickets as they are doled out weekly to different operators.