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In-Depth Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

  • Learn about ancient Roman history and life from your archaeologist guide
  • Visit key ancient Roman sites: the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill
  • Save time with skip-the-line access to the Colosseum
In-Depth Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
From USD 94.46
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Our 5.5 hour In depth tour of the Colosseum area, the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum.
USD 94.46
9:30am In-Depth Colosseum tour
Explore Ancient Rome with us on our 5.5 hours In Depth Colosseum Tour that will take you into the heart of Gladiator combat and in the archaeological sights of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.
USD 94.46

If you’re intrigued by ancient Rome and would like to learn more, go that bit deeper with a tour led by an archaeologist guide. Besides skip-the-line access, enjoy expert insights and fascinating tales of myth and history as you explore Rome’s three key ancient sites: the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. A small group means ample time for questions.

What to Expect

Greet your guide and small group near the Colosseum and skip past the long lines to this world-famous arena. Learn about the bloody games that were held here and capture classic photos.

Next, explore the Roman Forum, the epicenter of daily life in Rome. Discover the stories behind structures like the House of the Vestal Virgins, the Temple of Saturn, and the Basilica Julia.

Climb to the top of the Palatine Hill and learn its role in the legend of Rome’s founding. Explore the remnants of the Stadium of Domitian, the ruins of the Flavian Palace, and the Baths of Caracalla. Finish your tour besides the Colosseum, full of a new understanding of ancient Rome.

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Reviewed today via mobile
Spectacular tour of surreal sites with Thomas!

We enjoyed this tour so much. Our guide, Thomas Robinson, was phenomenal. Not only did he give us all the information we could want about the historical sites, but he told the story! He enabled us to feel the roar of the crowds as a...More

Thank lnx2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Perfect way to see the Colosseum and Forum!

Getting an in-depth tour of the Colosseum, Forum and Palatine Hill from a trained professional is the only way to go. Thomas was an actual historian who gave us a lot of background that you wouldn’t get from the typical tour guide, as a bonus...More

Thank KevinB_1966
Reviewed 1 week ago
A fantastic tour by Grace Lynn

My family and I recently took a trip to Italy. We booked the Colosseum and Roman Forum tour with Through Eternity. Grace Lynn was our tour guide. We felt instantly comfortable with her since she is originally from NYC and we are from NJ. Obviously,...More

Thank MaryMary08016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Best tour of the trip (and possibly ever)!

Rome is a historic city and without a guide, it's hard to appreciate the story that it has to tell. Thanks to Luca De Angelis, an archaeologist, Rome really came to life. Everything we saw on the day and after fell into context... like the...More

Thank Keri M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best Tour of our whole trip!!!

Gracelyn provided us with the BEST tour of our entire trip! Not only was this tour full of history and completely immersed you into Ancient Rome, but it was done in such an enthusiastic way that engaged everyone on the tour. Time flew by on...More

Thank Gina V
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20 April 2018|
Response from zoopermom | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ask the tour operator. Underground chamber tour tickets are hard to come by. And not all operators get the tickets as they are doled out weekly to different operators.