1. Italy
  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Roman Forum

Rome: Private Ancient Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour

Product ID: 195848
See gallery
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, tours, attractions, and venues in this location may be temporarily closed. Check out our travel update page for the latest information. Learn more.
This 3-hour private tour is the perfect introduction to the major ancient sites of Rome. You will have an overview of Rome's major highlights, like the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, accompanied by a professional guide.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 9:00 AM, 2:00 PM
Skip the ticket line
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian

Pickup included

Wheelchair accessible

Select participants, date, and language:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the long line to get inside one of the most famous monuments of the world
  • Learn from your professional English-speaking guide
  • Admire the famous iconic Colosseum and hear the stories of gladiators
  • Walk along the Via Sacra through the Roman Forum
  • Enjoy having a private guide
Full description
Your Ancient Rome tour start at either your hotel (if close enough to the attraction), or an agreed and easy meeting spot. You will be met by your professional art-historian guide, who you will then continue to embark on your tour with.

Your first stop will be Capitol Hill, the city hall square designed by Michelangelo where you will enjoy the view of the Roman Forum. Walking through the Forum, your guide will tell you how life was in ancient times. You can see the Senate House, the Temple of Saturn, the Temple of Julius Cesar, the Temple and the House of the Vestals, the Temple of Antonino Pio, the Arch of Septimio Severus, the Arch of Titus, the ancient basilicas and many other places.

You will then arrive to one of the main attractions of the world, the Colosseum. This outstanding 1st-century amphitheater is where thousands of animals and gladiators performed their tragic shows. You will have preferential access, as you skip the lines to the entrance thanks to the pre-booked tickets included in the fee of the tour. During your visit, you will learn and understand how the Romans built this grandiose structure, and how they organized different kinds of shows.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Skip-the-line entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to the site
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Food and drinks
Know before you go
• Wear comfortable shoes
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• The dress code is smart casual
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Photography is permitted
• Personal food and drinks are not allowed
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or those using a wheelchair

From £314.54 Per group up to 2

Customer reviews

Organized by

ItalianVista

Product ID: 195848