Colosseum & Roman Forum Tour with Hotel Pickup

Cultural & Theme Tours in Monti, Esquilino & San Lorenzo

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Take a stroll through time and discover the true meaning of the phrase: "bread and circuses", while your professional tour guide describes the splendor, glory and spectacle that made the Colosseum the finest and most technologically advanced entertainment complex of its time.  Recently cleaned and restored, visit the Colosseum in all of its splendor with our exclusive small group tour of maximum 10 people!
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Colosseum, Rome, LazioThis tour is ideal for those who want to discover Rome’s historical monuments; the tour will take you to the Colosseum and Roman Forum. After the complimentary pickup from your accommodation, your driver will take you to the meeting point with the tour guide and the other participants. After a brief explanation of the itinerary, you’ll visit the world’s largest amphitheatre with your “skip the line” ticket which will allow you to access directly the metal detector control. All of this in a small and intimate group of maximum 10 people since we don’t want to make our clients feel uncomfortable in big groups. Once inside, the tour guide will bring the Colosseum back to life by explaining how the gladiators entertained the crowds with spectacular fights and show you the engineering applied by the Romans to build, what is still considered, as one of the most innovative and imposing structures of its time. The guide will then take you to the second level of the Colosseum, where you will enjoy the beautiful view of the arena and all of the seating areas. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Roman Forum, Rome, LazioAfter touring the Colosseum, you will visit its surrounding archaeological site, which includes: the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum. The Roman Forum represented the commercial, legal and administrative center of ancient Rome. You will literally feel as if you were brought back in time during the imperial age of Rome as you walk past ancient ruins such as: Julius Caesar’s original mausoleum where his body was cremated, the imposing temple of Antonino and Faustina and the fascinating structure of the ancient Roman senate.The breathtaking view of the Forum or Circus Maximus from the Palatine hill would be enough to make your trip to Rome worthwhile! Duration: 40 minutes

What’s included

  • Skip the line admission tickets
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Hotel pickup
  • Transfer with comfortable air-conditioned minivan
  • Small group (max. 10 people)
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum

What’s not included

  • Optional gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off