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Small-Group Tour of the Colosseum Including Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

  • Enjoy a comprehensive overview of ancient Rome’s most important sites
  • Beat the crowds and save time with skip-the-line Colosseum access
  • A small group tour makes for a relaxing, personal way to explore
Small-Group Tour of the Colosseum Including Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
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Embark on this comprehensive tour of ancient Rome’s most important landmarks, including the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Don’t waste time waiting for hours in line: skip-the-line access means you’ll be whisked right inside the Colosseum. A small-group tour makes for an intimate way to discover the sights, while included audio headsets mean you won’t miss a single word from your guide. Continue to the Palatine Hill for panoramic city views.

What to Expect

This small-group tour begins at a meeting point just outside of the Colosseum’s entrance. Lines for the UNESCO World Heritage Site are famously long, but skip-the-line access means you’ll save hours otherwise spent waiting.

Follow your guide inside, put on audio headsets, and discover this world-famous landmark up close. You’ll hear stories about the gladiators who once fought here, as well as the long history of the Colosseum.

Next, the tour continues in the Roman Forum, just adjacent from the Colosseum. Home to a heavy concentration of priceless ruins, the Forum was once the heart of the Roman Empire. See Julius Caesar’s final resting place, the Temple of the Vestal Virgins, and more.

The final stop on the tour is Palatine Hill. Climb up to the top for views overlooking the Roman Forum and beyond, and hear the Romulus and Remus myth from your guide. The tour ends back in front of the Roman Forum.

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Trip Highlight

This tour was a highlight of our 17 day trip to Europe. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and he made this ancient site come alive for us with his vivid commentary. I will be certain to include a tour by Walks of Italy in my...More

1  Thank evelynkirby
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Thoroughly recommended

Our tour, in a word was just BRILLIANT. From the moment we arrived at the meeting point to the conclusion of the tour, the information and organisation was outstanding. Our guide (Vanessa) we able to convey the wonderful stories of Rome with such detail... add...More

Thank D850FDdarrend
Reviewed 6 days ago
Informative, Enlightening, Engaging, Fun

Our tour was exactly as they stated in their description and more. Our guide was very knowledgable and when we asked questions happily answered and gave more information. We walked away with a greater understanding of the impact of Rome on civilization and it's survival...More

Thank kathiesmith442
Reviewed 1 week ago
A definite must!!

The tour was excellent! The guide was superb and very passionate about the information she was sharing with us which made the tour all the better! I would highly recommend Walks Tours!

Thank holero67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Travel back in time!

We greatly enjoyed the 3-hour tour that was led by Alessio. He was enthusiastic, informative and very personable! His descriptions brought the Colosseum, Forum and Palatine Hill to life. His visual aides illustrating how things looked way back when were very helpful. The morning was...More

Thank Cjenkins7016
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20 September 2018|
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Response from Julianna22 | Reviewed this property |
When I took this tour in July there were only 6 of us in the group. It was great. We learned so much from our guide.
Keli L
8 July 2018|
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Response from Denise F | Reviewed this property |
A drivers license or passport should work to establish student age.
13 June 2018|
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Response from emily1954 | Reviewed this property |
By the low, they can not put more that 25 people in the group. But it depend of how many people made reservation on the particular tour. In Rome Colosseum tour we had approximate 20 people, in Florence it was only 10, in... More