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VIP Semi-Private Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour provided by Tour In Rome by Tour in the City

VIP Semi-Private Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour

VIP Semi-Private Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour
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Enjoy the Colosseum free from long lines and crowded group tours! Take the best out of a back in time travel through the Ancient World. Enjoy a Semi-Private Skip-the-Line Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour with a real small group of maximum 12 participants. Go back in time! Hear about the fascinating and terrifying history of the Colosseum, including the bloody gladiator battles that once took place here, and explore the first and second tiers for great views. Walk around the main ancient ruins all over the world inside the Roman Forum, and finally profoundly delve into the origins of the most unbeatable ancient civilization ever. The tour is led by a professional guide, trained in art and history. Tour suitable for families, couples and small groups.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, Italian
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Italian
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 20905P156
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill entrance
  • Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour
  • Small Group (max 12 pax)
  • Professional Guide
  • Headset System
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
Exclusions
  • Food & Drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Via delle Terme di Tito, 72, 00184 Roma RM, Italy The meeting point is in front of the "Oppio Caffe" on Via delle Terme di Tito on the corner of Via Nicola Salvi. The guide will have a sign with "Tour in the city" on it.
  • Roman Forum, Via della Salara Vecchia, 5/6, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Max. 12 pax per group
  • Customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time due to managing and organizational reasons.
  • To get inside the Colosseum it used group ticket and not individual one. It cannot be asked just the ticket entrance.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Colosseum (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also provide your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour, if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
  • Child discount is applied only with a valid ID card
  • Please note that for safety reasons the Coliseum can accommodate up to 3.000 people at once.This could lead to delays in access to the site, even for pre-booked visitors.
  • The activity can suffer 20/30 min variation due to organizational resons
  • For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened
  • To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray
  • Forbidden objects inside the Colosseum: bottles and glasses containers, alcholic beverages and aerosols, backpacks, camping, bulky bags and luggage / trolley
  • Can be introduced medium and small size backpacks to shoulder, which must be checked, as any other bag, with metal detectors, opened and visually inspected by the Urbe Security Institute, responsible for the entrance inspection
  • Please notice that the Colosseum Administration, which depends on the Ministry of Cultural Assets and Activities has the faculty to close the Colosseum, or parts of it, with or without notice, for events, strikes, heavy rain, or any other reason. In which case, we will offer an alternative itinerary as it seems fit and offer a partial refund
  • Activity not recommended for people with motor lag
  • No change on a booking can be accepted after 24hrs to the starting time of the tour. In that instance, no refund will be issued.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
  • Not allowed for walker users
  • We kindly inform you that any kind of disability (visual impairment, hearing impairment,... ) or anything that might prevent you to regularly join the tour, MUST BE communicate in advance to our staff.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Inclusions
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill entrance
  • Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour
  • Small Group (max 12 pax)
  • Professional Guide
  • Headset System
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
Exclusions
  • Food & Drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • Via delle Terme di Tito, 72, 00184 Roma RM, Italy The meeting point is in front of the "Oppio Caffe" on Via delle Terme di Tito on the corner of Via Nicola Salvi. The guide will have a sign with "Tour in the city" on it.
  • Roman Forum, Via della Salara Vecchia, 5/6, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Roman Forum, Via della Salara Vecchia, 5/6, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Max. 12 pax per group
  • Customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time due to managing and organizational reasons.
  • To get inside the Colosseum it used group ticket and not individual one. It cannot be asked just the ticket entrance.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Colosseum (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also provide your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour, if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
  • Child discount is applied only with a valid ID card
  • Please note that for safety reasons the Coliseum can accommodate up to 3.000 people at once.This could lead to delays in access to the site, even for pre-booked visitors.
  • The activity can suffer 20/30 min variation due to organizational resons
  • For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened
  • To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray
  • Forbidden objects inside the Colosseum: bottles and glasses containers, alcholic beverages and aerosols, backpacks, camping, bulky bags and luggage / trolley
  • Can be introduced medium and small size backpacks to shoulder, which must be checked, as any other bag, with metal detectors, opened and visually inspected by the Urbe Security Institute, responsible for the entrance inspection
  • Please notice that the Colosseum Administration, which depends on the Ministry of Cultural Assets and Activities has the faculty to close the Colosseum, or parts of it, with or without notice, for events, strikes, heavy rain, or any other reason. In which case, we will offer an alternative itinerary as it seems fit and offer a partial refund
  • Activity not recommended for people with motor lag
  • No change on a booking can be accepted after 24hrs to the starting time of the tour. In that instance, no refund will be issued.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
  • Not allowed for walker users
  • We kindly inform you that any kind of disability (visual impairment, hearing impairment,... ) or anything that might prevent you to regularly join the tour, MUST BE communicate in advance to our staff.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 6 Jul 2020
A note from VIP Semi-Private Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour
Temperature checks for travelers at the Colosseum entrance too. If the temperature is above 37.5 ° C (99,5°F), access will not be possible. No refund will be available.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

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Samantha Prime
Derby, UK9 contributions
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We did the Vatican and Sistine Chapel at 10.30am with Azzurra and then Roman Forum and Colosseum after at 3.30pm with Dennis.

Both our guides were fantastic and had so much knowledge. Very clearly spoken english and passionate on the tour. They are both lovely and I’m so happy we got them for our tour.

They had all the answers to our questions and everything ran smoothly.

I would highly recommend them.

Thank you both Sam and Billy
Written 3 October 2020
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karenmY4085ZM
karenmY4085ZM
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The only way to do this tour
The inside information we received from out tour guide Julia P. helped us grasp the history and stories of the hist
290denac
290denac
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Great experience
We took this tour on our first full day in Rome and were not disappointed! Our guide was exceedingly knowledgeable
kathydR24UR
kathydR24UR
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Outstanding Tour!!
Giovanni P gave our family a fantastic tour today! His knowledge is impressive and he brings the ruins to life! Tha
HeronofAlexandria
HeronofAlexandria
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Vatican museum experience !
Excellent guide Elisa! She was very kind and improved our knowledge ! Bravo! I was impressed by the whole organizat
libbyc866
libbyc866
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Grazie Giovanni
Highly recommend this tour Giovanni was amazing! Very knowledgeable and educated of all history! I will treasur
RealDEBennett
RealDEBennett
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Good experience
Enjoyed seeing the places where various groups sat. Learning what happened behind the scenes. Seeing Julius Caesar'
X8830DKkaylas
X8830DKkaylas
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Great walking tour
The tour was amazing! George was the perfect guide. He was so sweet and very knowledgeable. He also was very funny.
Heather G
Heather G
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Great tour of the Roman Forum/Colosseum with George
George was an excellent tour guide! He helped bring the Roman Forum and Colosseum to life for us on this trip. We w
790thaleh
790thaleh
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ok +
Learned a lot, though it was a bit exhausting hearing the guide takling three hours straight. But i prefered it ove
G5923BCdianeb
G5923BCdianeb
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Must do a tour to get the background stories
Colosseum was amazing. The guide did a good job. He really worked on making the stories alive. You could easily ima
OneAngryBird
OneAngryBird
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Great tour with Eviss
We had a great tour with Eviss, she had so much information and in depth knowledge on the Colosseum and the Roman
castleghost
castleghost
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Great tour, great guide, great experience
Our tour guide was Lumy (i?), and we had a blast. Lumy was hilarious and taught us Roman history in the most lively
L5390NWmarianal
L5390NWmarianal
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Nice tour with Giovanni
Amazing tour with Giovanni and without waiting in any lines. We also could see the Colisseu underground. We really
sactocat
sactocat
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Great tour with a fantastic guide — Eviss.
This was an excellent tour. Our guide Eviss was spectacular — very knowledgeable. The tour of the underground colos
costin1970
costin1970
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Superb tour with Zenda
It was a 3 hour time travel into the heart of The Roman Empire. First we had Colosseum, from the -1 level until the
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