Privileged Entrance Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

Skip the line and tour the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

Travel Flexibly 4.9 / 5 See All 33 Reviews · 3.00h 10 max · Rome, Italy

One of the top things to do in Rome is visit the Colosseum. Join us on an adventure that will take you back in time to the glorious days of Ancient Rome! Your expert guide will amaze you and amuse you at the same time with enticing stories of emperors and lower class alike and is sure to create a memorable experience. This tour will cover the entire archeological park which includes the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. Ready for the adventure? Admission is included.

Tour Details
  • Skip the line at the Colosseum:
  • 1st and 2nd Levels
  • Arch of Constantine:
  • Roman Forum:
  • Arch of Titus
  • Temple of Romulus
  • Temple of Julius Caesar:
  • Senate House
  • Palatine Hill:
  • Stadium of Domitian

This complete Colosseum tour provides a concise and engaging overview of ancient Rome. Your knowledgeable guide will make learning fun with some great anecdotes, creating a super memorable experience. With a Colosseum tour lasting approximately an hour, then two hours of touring the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, you’ll get be able to see a multitude of ancient Roman sites quickly and easily. This 3-hour tour includes:

  • A Fun and local English-speaking guide

  • A Guided Tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

  • Skip the line Colosseum tickets

  • Skip the line Roman Forum and Palatine Hill tickets

  • A Maximum Group Size of 10

Skip the Line Colosseum Tour

Breeze past the crowds and enter the Colosseum promptly with your guide. As you enter this ancient Roman structure, your guide will take you back in time and set the scene for what attending a gladiator match was really like. You’ll explore the first and second tiers of the Colosseum, areas that were originally reserved for only Rome’s most elite classes. 

Learn how the Colosseum was built and the history of the bloody battles that define ancient Roman history. You’ll only spend an hour inside of the Colosseum, which is perfect for families or those who want to cover the most ground in little time.

Guided Tour of Palatine Hill

Your guide will take you to the site that is said to have been where Romulus founded the city in 753 B.C. This area is comprised of opulent ancient palaces, still characterized by their detailed artifacts and mosaics. These palaces weren’t just the homes of Rome’s most elite: they were enormous treasure troves with every amenity possible inside. One of the palaces, the Palace of Domitian, even had an amphitheater inside of it! Here, you will also see a piece of an ancient Roman aqueduct.

Ancient Roman Forum

On this portion of your tour, your guide will escort you around what we like to call “ancient downtown Rome.” Ever watch a movie that takes place in ancient Rome and you see people walking around a crazy marketplace? That’s the Forum. This really is where all of the action happened. From senate meetings to poetry performances and political protests, the Roman Forum really was the cultural hub of ancient Rome.

What you get with this tour
Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill tickets included
Professional English-Speaking Guide
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11/18/2021
Terrific tour with a terrific guide

Our tour of the colosseum and forum was top notch. Our guide Raf was just great — engaging, knowledgable and fun. I highly recommend this tour company. Great bang for the buck!

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Christopher J Newkumet
10/15/2021
Awesome!

Fabiola was great! Learned a lot of history and actually got to see Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum in detail this time around. Faby was easy to understand, answered all our questions, had detailed explanations, and was just an overall pleasant person/guide! I’m glad I was able to get on this tour with no issues. Thank you!

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Reviewed by
Abigail De Leon
9/3/2021
Such a great tour!

I took this tour with 5 of my friends and we all had a fantastic time! The Colosseum and the Forum are a lot to cover and our guide Amanda made everything easy to follow and entertaining. She was also very accommodating and answered all our questions we had along the way. Taking this tour also set us up for a great rest of our trip in Rome since we learned so much that we were able to take to the other tourist sites we visited! Would absolutely recommend this to anyone looking to learn all about ancient Rome and get more context on these amazing sites.

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Jamie Ozimek

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where to meet?

Green Souvenir Kiosk in front of “Colosseo” metro stop - located just outside the lower level entry. A representative will be there holding a sign with our company name on it.

What to bring?

Green Souvenir Kiosk in front of “Colosseo” metro stop - located just outside the lower level entry. A representative will be there holding a sign with our company name on it.

What if I'm not sure about my mobility?

If you have any doubts about your mobility, we strongly suggest you take a Private Colosseum Tour.

What to bring?

Green Souvenir Kiosk in front of “Colosseo” metro stop - located just outside the lower level entry. A representative will be there holding a sign with our company name on it.

Where to meet?

Green Souvenir Kiosk in front of “Colosseo” metro stop - located just outside the lower level entry. A representative will be there holding a sign with our company name on it.

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