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Skip-the-line Private Tour of the Colosseum Forums Palatine Hill & Ancient Rome
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Skip-the-line Private Tour of the Colosseum Forums Palatine Hill & Ancient Rome

By Private Tours of Rome - Vatican, Sistine Chapel and Colosseum Tours
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Ages 3-99
Duration: 3h
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Live guide: English, Italian
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  • Local taxes
  • Blue Badge guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Local guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Private tour
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
What's not included
  • Gratuities


Start:
  • Piazza del Colosseo, 23, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
    Departure Point: At the newsagent in front of the Colosseum metro station exit - ground level (there is only one exit, just in front of the monument) street address: Via dei Fori Imperiali. Your tour guide will be holding a sign with your name written on it.
End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 71452P2

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • Please provide the full names of all travelers when booking. Failure to present a voucher with all travelers' full names at the ticket office prior to entry may result in denied entry to the Colosseum and Roman Forum.
    • Social distancing has to be maintained
    • The customer has to bring their own mask
    • Each traveler must present a valid passport or ID document that matches the name provided at the time of booking for successful entry to the Colosseum and Roman Forum.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

    • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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    Lynn L
    Menlo Park, CA6 contributions
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    Oct 2023 • Friends
    The tour of the Colosseum, Forum and Palatine Hill was amazing! Ginevra made the ancient sites come alive with her knowledge and descriptions. We had taken another tour on an earlier trip to Rome but, this tour was far superior. I would highly recommend this tour for any visitors to Rome.
    Written October 18, 2023
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    Mary Gree
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    Claudia was awesome. She took the time to answer all our questions and she was very knowledgeable in the history of Rome. She knew a lot of the people working at the colosseum and we were able to get in fast and skip the long lines. Wonderful experience and I learned a lot I did not know.
    Written October 17, 2022
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    Darian M
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    Written October 29, 2018
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    Tim C
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    Very friendly and knowledgeable, our guide spoke good English and made jokes. He was an archaeologist who had made significant finds himself excavating the Forum.
    Written April 14, 2024
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    Diana Renee J
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    Aug 2023 • Family
    We had an amazing time during this tour. Dino was knowledgeable, friendly and accommodating. We learned so much that we otherwise would not have known!
    Written September 17, 2023
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