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Tales of gladiators, executions, mock sea battles, and the daily life of ancient Romans await you on this fascinating tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill—all without waiting in line.

Standing atop the Opium Hill, gaze down at the Roman Colosseum and use this perfect opportunity to grab some great photographs. Your tour begins as you head down to enter the Colosseum, bypassing the notoriously long lines with your small-group tour. Your guide describes the mind-blowing history of the amphitheater and its importance as one of ancient Rome's important social centers.

From the Palatine Hill, the most well known of the Seven Hills of Rome, you can admire sweeping panoramic views of the Roman Forum and Nero's Circus Maximus.

March along the Via Sacra, or "Sacred Road"—the main street through ancient Rome and the traditional route of Roman Triumph, through to the Roman Forum. End the tour at the temple housing the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated.

Tales of gladiators, executions, mock sea battles, and the daily life of ancient Romans await you on this fascinating tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill—all without waiting in line.

Standing atop the Opium Hill, gaze down at the Roman Colosseum and use this perfect opportunity to grab some great photographs. Your tour begins as you head down to enter the Colosseum, bypassing the notoriously long lines with your small-group tour. Your guide describes the mind-blowing history of the amphitheater and its importance as one of ancient Rome's important social centers.

From the Palatine Hill, the most well known of the Seven Hills of Rome, you can admire sweeping panoramic views of the Roman Forum and Nero's Circus Maximus.

March along the Via Sacra, or "Sacred Road"—the main street through ancient Rome and the traditional route of Roman Triumph, through to the Roman Forum. End the tour at the temple housing the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated.

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Skip-the-Line: Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

Activity/Location

Colosseum

Piazza del Colosseo, 1

Rome 184

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Largo Gaetana Agnesi

    Rome 184


Description

Tales of gladiators, executions, mock sea battles, and the daily life of ancient Romans await you on this fascinating tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill—all without waiting in line.

Standing atop the Opium Hill, gaze down at the Roman Colosseum and use this perfect opportunity to grab some great photographs. Your tour begins as you head down to enter the Colosseum, bypassing the notoriously long lines with your small-group tour. Your guide describes the mind-blowing history of the amphitheater and its importance as one of ancient Rome's important social centers.

From the Palatine Hill, the most well known of the Seven Hills of Rome, you can admire sweeping panoramic views of the Roman Forum and Nero's Circus Maximus.

March along the Via Sacra, or "Sacred Road"—the main street through ancient Rome and the traditional route of Roman Triumph, through to the Roman Forum. End the tour at the temple housing the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated.


Highlights

  • Skip-the-Line entrance to the Colosseum

  • Access to first & second tiers of the ancient amphitheater

  • Fully guided tour of the Roman Forum & Palatine Hill ruins

  • Perfect photographic opportunities atop “Opium Hill”

  • “Sacred Way”—final resting place of Julius Caesar


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill

  • Admission fees

  • Skip-the-Line entrance to the Colosseum

  • Headset for tour commentary


Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • If you have limited mobility, you should not take part.

  • Strollers or baby carriers cannot be accommodated on this activity.

  • If some of the venues are closed, your guide will provide a thorough explanation from the outside and offer an extended tour of the Colosseum instead.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 4 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 1, Rome, 184, Italy