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Skip-the-line: Colosseum Private Tour

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    Stop At: Roman Forum, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    Discover the fascinating history of Ancient Rome in the evocative ruins of the Roman Forum. See where Julius Caesar was assassinated and all the amazing architecture — including Temples and Victory Arches — of the Roman Forum.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Palatine Hill, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    Enjoy an amazing view of Ancient and modern Rome from the top of the Palatine Hill; once the home of Rome's Emperors. See where the Emperors lived and discover the true stories of their luxurious lifestyles.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome Italy

    Visit the world’s most iconic amphitheater: the Colosseum. See the famous stadium where 80,000 Romans would have gathered to watch the blood sports on the Arena floor. Over 400,000 people died over the Colosseum’s 400 years in use, and 1,000,000 animals.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Arco di Costantino, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Rome Italy

    As you walk around the exterior of the Colosseum, you'll pause for a moment at the Arch of Constantine; the Triumphal Arch of Rome's first Christian Emperor. Discover the fascinating history of the Arch and how its iconic style spawned many copy-cats.

    Pass By: Septimius Severus Arch, Via dell'Arco di Settimio, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

    See one of the best-preserved Roman Victory Arches in the world.

    Pass By: Via Sacra, Rome Italy

    Once Ancient Rome's main street, the Via Sacra runs from the Roman Forum to the Colosseum.

    Pass By: Tempio di Vesta, Via Sacra Roman Forum, 00186 Rome Italy

    In the Temple of Vesta, the Vestal Virgins watched the sacred fire of Rome and protected it with their life.

    Pass By: Basilica Aemilia, Via Sacra Roman Forum, Rome Italy

    One of the greatest secular Basilicas of Ancient Rome.

    Pass By: Arco di Tito, Via Sacra 1 Foro Romano, 00186 Rome Italy

    See the victory arch which inspired the design of the Arc de Triomphe.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our guide was excellent, well informed and efficient, got us in and through with no hassle. The small group was great. It gave us a very good picture of what life was like in ancient Rome. It was nice for the privileged, not so nice...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Reviewed October 26, 2018

    We had a fantastic private tour with Mary (Maria). Her historical knowledge of the area was amazing and she made Ancient Rome come alive for us with her explanations of daily life in and around the Colosseum and Palatine Hill. It was an experience we...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank Kirstie L
    G T, Manager at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

    Dear Kirstie L, Thanks for deciding to share your feedback with all Trip Advisor's users - it is really rewarding for us to know you had such a great time in the company of our guide Maria. we are glad to hear to enjoed her...More

    Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

    My first trip to Rome started with an absolutely fantastic tour of the Colosseum and Forum. Our guide, Beatrice, was energetic, enthusiastic, and extremely informative. She was able to educate and motivate our group throughout. Even through jet lag in my case. If i could,...More

    Thank M1470KKalbertf
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2019

    The jetlag is a little easier to overcome being surrounded by such beauty, isn't it? Beatrice will be informed of your lovely review, and reading how she has been so enthusiastic and informative makes us proud to have her on board. When returning to our...More

    Reviewed September 14, 2018

    We had a wonderful morning at The Colosseum! Santi was a very friendly and extremely knowledgeable tour guide who helped make the day unforgettable!!! We would HIGHLY recommended a guided tour as it made the experience even more meaningful and try to book in a...More

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank Joshua R
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2019

    Dear Joshua R, Another praising review for Santi! Amazing to read he has been able to make your day unforgettable and was very informative. In the summer it might indeed be a good suggestion to join the morning tour, as in the afternoons the Italian...More

    Reviewed July 15, 2018

    I booked a tour of the Colosseum with Roma Experience after my brother recommended them (he did a tour with them years ago). It was the third tour we took while in Italy and I wish it had been our first - I would have...More

    Date of experience: June 2018
    Thank Emily00001
    G T, Manager at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

    Dear Emily, Than you for posting your review of our service on TripAdvisor. We are so happy you had such an amazing time with our guide Arianna at the Colosseum-Roman Forum and Palatine Hill and we really hope you will let us know whenever you...More

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