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Tempio della Pace: Our most recommended tours and activities

Rome: Colosseum Underground & Arena With Skip-the-Line Entry

1. Rome: Colosseum Underground & Arena With Skip-the-Line Entry

The Colosseum underground is a fantastic visit, taking in both reconstructions and the original ruins of the underground level where gladiators and animals were once kept before they were hoisted onto the arena floor. Feel the fear and hear the roar of the crowd above you as you enjoy this full tour underground at the Colosseum. Stepping beneath the arena floor, you'll walk in the footsteps of gladiators who waited here before battle and hear stories about the real lives of the gladiators as you tour the tunnels below. Take a walk by yourself to the nearby Roman Forum, once the city’s political hub. Enjoy views of the ruins before climbing Palatine Hill, the residential area of ancient Rome’s elites, and gaze down at the Circus Maximus chariot circuit.

Colosseum: Fast-Entry Tour with Palatine and Forum Access

2. Colosseum: Fast-Entry Tour with Palatine and Forum Access

Get skip-the-line access on a guided tour of Rome's Colosseum. Get a deeper understanding of the social and historical elements surrounding these sites. After meeting your guide at Largo Gaetana Agnesi, gain first-hand experience of Rome’s gladiatorial past and develop a deeper understanding of how prior civilizations shaped the monument. Begin your experience on the first level and hear about the bloody gladiator battles that once took place there. Next, witness the seating arrangement that symbolized the rigid nature of ancient Roman society. Before the conclusion of the Colosseum tour, experience the second level and enjoy the best views inside and outside the structure. After visiting the Colosseum, your guide or a staff member will take you to the entrance of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill so you can continue to explore these sites on your own.

Rome: Colosseum Arena Small-Group Tour & Roman Forum Option

3. Rome: Colosseum Arena Small-Group Tour & Roman Forum Option

Explore the world's most famous amphitheater with an official guide and journey back to the days of the Roman Empire at the monumental Colosseum. Skip the line and get access to exclusive to the gladiator arena, not available to regular ticket owners. Enjoy the Colosseum from the gladiators' point of view on this exclusive tour. Upgrade your experience to include an additional 2-hour tour of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Walk through the notorious Porta Libitinaria and learn about the innovative techniques the engineers used to build the monument and hear how it has survived for hundreds of years. Hear about emperors and gladiators' battles. Be amazed as history is brought to life as you discuss the political and social reasons for the games and events.

Rome: Colosseum Express Tour with Roman Forum& Palatine Hill

4. Rome: Colosseum Express Tour with Roman Forum& Palatine Hill

The Colosseum is one of the most famous archaeological monuments in the world, attracting thousands of visitors every day. You'll need to book your ticket in advance, and a guide is a must to hear the museum's intriguing history. Let us handle all the details for your once-in-a-lifetime adventure. You just have to worry about introducing yourself! Using the SKIP THE LINE ticket, your professional guide will transport you back in time through the 1st and 2nd levels of the Colosseum. It will be a 60-minute experience filled with history of emperors, stories of gladiator battles, bloody animal fights and executions in front of 50,000 people. This 60-minute journey ends at the Colosseum leaving easy access to local restaurants, cafes, and public transportation options. We'd love to share any suggestions.

Rome: Colosseum VIP Arena & Palatine Hill Guided tour

5. Rome: Colosseum VIP Arena & Palatine Hill Guided tour

Unlike regular tours of the Colosseum, this tour gets you straight inside the ancient amphitheatre and out onto the arena floor through the Gladiator’s Gate. This is the route the gladiators themselves took almost 2,000 years ago. Imagine the scene of them being greeted by the cheers and jeers of 50,000 bloodthirsty spectators. Your expert guide will transport you back in time to the height of the Roman Empire when the Colosseum was constructed. These were times when Rome was ruled by all-powerful emperors (sometimes wise, sometimes wacky), the city was flooded with exotic riches from around the world, and the Colosseum acted as the city’s main stage for showing off the animals and people that Rome had conquered and captured.

Rome: Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill Tour

6. Rome: Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill Tour

Learn the story of the Roman Empire and its most important monuments on a half-day tour of Ancient Rome. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance to the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and Roman Forum. Meet your guide just outside of the colosseum and begin your small introduction to the site. Once inside, learn about the spectacular entertainments put on during the Roman days and discover the construction techniques invented by the Romans. Hear about the great feats of the gladiators and their battles with wild animals. Walk around the 1st tiers. Learn about the trapdoors and all the mechanisms used to animate the games. Your guide will entertain you with tales of sea battles, and tell you about the cages where the lions were kept. Imagine the roar of the crowd as their blood lust was met. Continue to the 2nd tier for the best views of the Colosseum, inside and out. Next, go to the Palatine Hill to see where the elite emperors took residence. Admire the views of the Circus Maximus on one side and the Roman Forum on the other. See the ruins of the Temple of Julius Caesar, built in the same spot where his body was cremated. Look at the Arch of Titus, House of the Vestal Virgins, Senate House, Basilica of Maxentius, and much more.

Rome: Colosseum Private Tour With Skip-the-Line Ticket

7. Rome: Colosseum Private Tour With Skip-the-Line Ticket

For an exclusive and unforgettable experience of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, a private tour of the Colosseum is the ideal choice. Hotel pick up with Mercedes E class or Minivan. With the expertise of a professional tour guide, your time in ancient Rome will be well spent and you will come away not only with a deeper understanding of ancient Rome but an entirely new appreciation for the ancient Romans and their way of life. This private tour includes skip-the-line access to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. During this 3 hour tour you will see the major highlights of the monuments as well as the hidden details of the site that most visitors miss. With just yourself and a local guide, you will truly have a VIP experience of the Colosseum like no other. The beauty of choosing a private tour of the Colosseum lies not only in the depth of knowledge you will receive but in the flexibility of the itinerary. The tour can be tailored to your needs and the guide can spend more time in areas that you find particularly interesting. A Colosseum private tour is a great option for families with children that are studying the Ancient Roman Empire as well as for those with limited mobility that might fall behind during a group tour. With a private guide, the tour of the Colosseum is a relaxing and enjoyable experience. You won’t have to worry about large groups or waiting on other travelers. Taking a private tour of the Colosseum is a wonderful way to explore the hidden treasures of Ancient Rome and its history at your own pace!

Colosseum and Ancient Rome: Skip the Line Semi Private Tour

8. Colosseum and Ancient Rome: Skip the Line Semi Private Tour

Explore the ancient city of Rome, where ruins abound at almost every corner. Enter the Colosseum and Roman Forum. See must-see places such as Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Capitoline Hill, and Piazza Venezia. Begin your tour by meeting your guide at the meeting point near the Colosseum. Head to the Colosseum, where you will skip the line on your way inside this world-famous stadium. Learn about the events that once took place here. Skip the line and stroll through the Roman Forum, a rectangular plaza surrounded by ruins of several ancient government buildings that were once the heart of Rome. An archaeological site boasting thousands of stone artifacts and towering columns standing as the only remnants of earlier buildings. The forum is a wonderful place to lose yourself as you roam. Continue through the city, stopping at locations like the bustling Piazza Venezia, the Pantheon, and the picturesque Piazza Navona with the Bernini's famous Fountain of Four Rivers.

Rome: Combination Colosseum and Evening Walking Tour

9. Rome: Combination Colosseum and Evening Walking Tour

Discover the highlights of Rome with a combination guided walking tour for small groups of up to 18 people. Skip the lines to explore the Colosseum and the Roman forum in the afternoon, then reconvene later in the evening for a romantic walking tour of historical Rome. After making your way to the first meeting point at 1:30 PM, enter the Colosseum directly with your skip-the-line access. Hear stories of gladiator fights while exploring the Colosseum's first and second tier with your professional guide, then learn about monuments like the Curia inside the Roman Forum after skipping the lines to enter there too. Next, admire the Capitoline Hill and its great view over the Roman Forum. Enjoy photo stops at Rome's big-name attractions, such as Piazza Venezia, Largo di Torre Argentina, the Pantheon, and Piazza Navona. The first part of this combination tour takes 3.5 hours. Later, join another group tour at 6:45 PM, beginning at the Piazza del Popolo. Follow your guide to the romantic Pincio Terrace to see the sunset over the Eternal City's beautiful squares, fountains, and rooftops. After sunset, visit the famous Piazza di Spagna and Bernini’s famous Barcaccia Fountain. Then, make your way to the stunning Trevi Fountain, the biggest Baroque fountain in Rome. Throw a coin into the fountain, which traditional legend holds will ensure a return to Rome in the future. Visit the historic Pantheon from the exterior, and admire beautiful Piazza Navona with Bernini’s magnificent Four Rivers Fountain in the center. End your romantic evening walk on Campo de' Fiori, a perfect place to continue your evening in the Eternal City after your guided tour. The second part of this tour also takes 3.5 hours. You can choose between an English or Spanish-speaking tour guide.

Rome: Colosseum Arena, Forum, and Palatine Hill Guided Tour

10. Rome: Colosseum Arena, Forum, and Palatine Hill Guided Tour

The Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill are the most important ancient sites in the city, but visiting on your own can be overwhelming. With this tour, save time with skip-the-line entry and take in the highlights of these three fascinating sites with a guide. Learn about the history and architecture of the Colosseum before moving on to the civic and religious buildings in the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. This special access tour also includes the epic arena floor where the gladiator fights used to happen. Stand in the centre of the Colosseum and relive the ancient battles with your expert guide.

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What people are saying about Tempio della Pace

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 59 reviews

Rudi our coordinator and Julio our Guide were both excellent. Rudi ensured we were we needed to be for our tour and provided some local tips and Julio was so knowledgeable about Roman history he made it a very interesting and informative tour.

David was a great tour guide who had loads of info to share about the Colosseum and added little insights here and there throughout the tour. Highly recommend the guided tour!

Guide was really nice and helpful. The colosseum was beautiful and definitely is a must see sight.

Eni, our guide was amazing. Andy the owner was so helpful. I highly recommend this tour!

A working console. Very good guide. No queuing at any point.