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Fast track Colosseum with Arena floor small group tour

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    What to Expect
    Your tour begins by meeting your guide at the local tour office near the Colosseum; then walk to the special entrance reserved for members of this tour. 

    Skip the regular lines and maximize your time at the Colosseum as you enter the amphitheater directly onto the arena floor, where gladiators and wild animals engaged in bloody fights. Visit the ring overlooking the underground sections of the Colosseum, and learn about its history from your guide, who has a degree in either art history or archaeology. Listen to anecdotes about the glory days of the arena and the lives of the emperors and senators of the time. 

    Next, leave the Colosseum and walk to Palatine Hill, one of the Seven Hills of Rome, where emperors and other wealthy residents lived. Take in the view of the Roman Forum and Circus Maximus, and then walk down the hill to explore the ruins of the forum, where your guide shares more stories and uses books and 3D pictures to show you how the site looked during the days of Ancient Rome. Your tour ends with return to your starting point.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Via Frangipane, 30, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Via dei Fori Imperiali, Roma RM, Italy
    Inclusions
    • Guided tour in English
    • English speaking guide for 3 hours
    • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
    • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
    • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Normal sized backpacks are permitted as huge backpacks will not be admitted.
    • Colosseums' Rules:Sharps objects, liquid glass bottles, drones, selfiesticks, perfumes & sprays are NOT allowed. Only plastic water bottle are accepted.
    • Small group tour will average 16 people (with a maximum of 24 people).
    • Please be aware that to enter the Colosseum it is necessary to pass a metal detector security check;
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please be on time or you might lose the entrance for the Colosseum or a part of the tour
    • There might be a slight change in the departure timing. In this case we will call you in advance.
    • A current valid passport or ID document is required on the day of the tour for the entrance at the Colosseum
    • Please make sure you bring comfortable shoes and a refillable plastic water bottle especially during hot weather!
    • Near public transportation
    • There might be a slight change in order of the itinerary due to security and ticket availability.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Please note that due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not suitable for any persons with disabilities.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had Renata as our tour guide and she was THE BEST. She was very informative, knew the history and even quizzed us during some parts which kept us alert and interactive with her it was such a fun experience!
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    What an amazing experience my husband and I absolutely loved it. Julio really brought it to life and was passionate about what he was talking about. Thank you for making it a memorable experience.
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    We happened to visit on one of the busiest days at the Vatican where the wait to get in was over 4 hours. Our guide took us right to the front and away we went. Best money ever spent. St Peters was originally closed so our guide improvised and added on the Raphael rooms, but
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    Response from VivicosTravel, Owner at Fast track Colosseum with Arena floor small group tour
    Responded 1 week ago
    Thank you for choosing to book our Vatican tour, it is indeed money well spent as our guides are very dedicated, we are happy to know you got to St.Peter's Basilica in the end despite it being initially closed due to Vatican functions.
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    Mat was our guide and he was fantastic. Very entertaining. Polite and thoughtful. Showed pictures and told tales of playing in the Colosseumn as a child. Would definitely recommend.
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    Response from VivicosTravel, Owner at Fast track Colosseum with Arena floor small group tour
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Glad you enjoyed Matt's stories and insight. Thank you for honoring us with this review.
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    What an awesome place, the history, the architecture, do not miss this trip. We arrived early and Rome Private Guides managed to squeeze on an earlier trip. Our tour guide Renata was very knowledgeable and answered all our questions. A great trip.
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    Response from VivicosTravel, Owner at Fast track Colosseum with Arena floor small group tour
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thank you, Neil! Rome Private Guides appreciates your candid review. Renata is a greatly loved guide and it's lovely to know you fully enjoyed your tour!
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