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Colosseum with Gladiator entrance private tour with Ancient Rome

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Make the most of your time in Rome and its Colosseum, Forum, and Palatine Hill on this private tour. Enjoy skip-the-line Colosseum admission, along with privileged access to its restricted Gladiator’s Entrance and Arena Floor, together with an exploration of its regular tiers. Then, finish by looking around the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, where ancient Roman nobles lived, all with your very own guide for personalized narrative and insight.
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    Itinerary
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    Stop At: Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome Italy

    Colosseum with the special Gladiatior’s entrance, inclunding the Arena stage, an overview on the dungeons, first and second level of the monument


    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Roman Forum, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    Roman Forum: the ancient down town where the public, commercial and political life were located. Tomb of Julio Cesar


    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Palatine Hill, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    Palatine Hill: here you can find emperor’s houses and a beautiful view on the city.


    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Arch of Constantine, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Roman Forum, Via della Salara Vecchia, 5/6, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
    Inclusions
    • Private licensed guide for 3 hours
    • Special access from the Arena
    • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
    • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
    • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please note: if you arrive late you might loose the entrance at the Colosseum
    • The order of the visits might change due to tickets availability
    • Please bring a copy of your ID or driver license since it is necessary for the entrance at the Colosseum
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    44Reviews4Q&A
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    I was a little sceptical about paying for a tour guide, what can they tell you that a book can’t right?! How wrong i was! Dennis was our tour guide, he had so much more information and gave it with passion! He kept us entertained for almost 3 hours, humour, drama, gory facts and
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    Response from 734741, Guest Relations Manager at Colosseum with Gladiator entrance private tour with Ancient Rome
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Dear Serendipity1331, What a great review! We choose to collaborate only with the best guides in the field and we're very satisfied to hear that our choice in terms of guides pays off! We'll make sure Dennis reads your review. Thank you for choosing us and we hope to see you soon again!
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    Touring Rome in Early December with a knowledgeable tour guide Dennis made the afternoon a time we'll never forget. Dennis, an archeologist by trade, shared his knowledge through words & pictures. His description of The Forum, Colosseum & the culture ancient of Rome left us
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    This tour was excellent. Our guide, Pablo Penco was great. He was very personable, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic about the Colosseum and Forum. He kept our daughters (aged 8-12) engaged and excited to learn more. Pablo brought a book of historical illustrations to help bring
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    Response from 734741, Owner at Colosseum with Gladiator entrance private tour with Ancient Rome
    Responded 1 Sep. 2019
    Happy to learn your sons enjoyed the historical illustrations that reconstructed Ancient Rome. Thank you for this wonderful review and for choosing to book with us!
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    We toured the Colosseum and Ancient Rome. It was a 3 hour tour. Our tour guide Francesca was very knowledgeable, she had a great personality and did her best to keep us in the shaded area while still thoroughly showing us around. We had an amazing time on the tour! Highly
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    Response from 734741, Owner at Colosseum with Gladiator entrance private tour with Ancient Rome
    Responded 12 Aug. 2019
    Thank you, Melissa, for this amazing review of our Colosseum with Gladiator entrance private tour with Ancient Rome!
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    Is August a hot month to visit Rome in? Absolutely. Did our tour guide Alice make every stride in the sun worth it? ABSOLUTELY! With Alice you get a knowledgeable and wonderfully funny guide to take you around. We even requested her for our next tour to the Vatican - sadly she
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    Response from 734741, Owner at Colosseum with Gladiator entrance private tour with Ancient Rome
    Responded 4 Aug. 2019
    Thank you, Marie, for your praise of Alice and for this wonderful review!
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    About the operator
    By: Colosseum and Vatican Tours by Italy Wonders
    Eduard Bröse
    Berlin, Germany
    10
    Very informative and impressive tours through the ancient history of Rome.
    Our guide on both parts of the tour was Davido, who gave us many details, interesting background and historical
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    Therese K
    10
    Highly recommended, book now!
    Today is my last full day in Rome, day 3. I have been wowed every time I turn a corner and see another piece of
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    Jerry P
    Fayetteville, North Carolina
    51
    "Fi" is awesome
    Our tour guide was "Fi" (short for Felicity Catherine) and she was awesome. A retired school teacher who is
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    Neil G
    Herning, Denmark
    53
    Super trip through time!
    We had Matej as our guide and were a smallish group of 15 or so. No delays, straight on to Ancient Rome with a
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    Hanne S
    11
    Amazing
    Our tour guide Dennis was very knowledgeable and had a vivid description that made us all feel the atmosphere. His
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    RiaT
    21
    Incredible
    Just brilliant. Guide was superb. Coliseum as overwhelming. Never knew all those things about it! Best guided tour
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    Cate
    11
    Wonderful tour
    I’ve visited the Vatican/St Peters before and this was a very pleasant way to do it. Knowledgeable guide who
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    Rebecca D
    11
    Excellent experience of the Colosseum
    My friends and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour today with Davide. He kept the tour interesting and intriguing. I
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    Sherry R
    London, United Kingdom
    1310
    Amazing trp to the Colosseum
    Renata was brilliant and described the Colosseum in loads of detail. She answered all of our questions and was so
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    Heather E
    41
    Excellent day trip
    Brilliant tour with diego. Very informative and entertaining. We did vatican tour in the morning and colosseum
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