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Skip the Line: Colosseum Small Group Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill provided by City Wonders Ltd

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Skip the Line: Colosseum Small Group Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

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Overview
Nobody wants to waste hard-earned vacation time waiting in Rome’s scorching daytime heat. Save up to three hours by prebooking skip-the-line entry to the Colosseum. Inside the 2,000-year-old monument, your guide provides guided commentary, making your experience more enriching than if you were to visit independently. This tour also includes a walking tour that covers Via Sacra and the sprawling Roman Forum. Upgrade to include the Colosseum's arena floor and underground chambers, places many visitors don't see.
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You'll start at
Largo Gaetana Agnesi
Largo Gaetana Agnesi, 00184 Roma RM, ItalyMeet your guide at Largo Gaetana Agnesi, above the 2nd floor of the metro line B (blue line) stop "Colosseo". Your guide coordinator will be waiting here wearing a blue City Wonders polo shirt or jacket for easy recognition. If arriving by metro: Upon exiting the turnstiles of the metro, take an immediate right down the tiled hall to the escalator/stairs within the metro station. At the top of the escalator, go to the right and up the short flight of stairs to exit. Turn left and take the stairs ahead on the left to the small, oval-shaped “square”, Largo Gaetana Agnesi, above the metro with views of the Colosseum. This is our meeting point.
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    Colosseum
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Palatine Hill
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Roman Forum
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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Palatine Hill
Palatine Hill, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
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Highlights
  • Beat the crowds with skip-the-line entry to the Colosseum in Rome
  • Upgrade to gain access to areas usually restricted to the public
  • Guide provides a comprehensive overview of ancient Roman history
  • See more in less time on a walking tour that heads straight to the highlights
What to Expect
Your tour begins near Oppian Hill, from which you’ll enjoy panoramic views of the Colosseum. On arrival at the world wonder, you’ll avoid long lines with your fast-track pass and head straight inside the Colosseum. Travel back 2,000 years as your guide tells stories of gladiator battles, bloody animal fights, and executions in front of 50,000-strong crowds of spectators. If you’ve opted to upgrade your experience, you’ll then visit the arena floor and subterranean chambers, which are usually closed to the general public. Visit cells in which criminals and wild animals were kept, and follow in the footsteps of Roman gladiators in the arena.   After ample time at the ancient landmark, you’ll continue to the Roman Forum via Via Sacra. The sprawling site has minimal signage, but your guide takes you to the highlights and gives you the inside scoop. Learn about the historical significance of the House of the Vestal Virgins and the Temple of Julius Caesar before concluding your tour with sweeping city views atop Palatine Hill.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Largo Gaetana Agnesi, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Duration
3h
Return Details
Palatine Hill, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Skip the Line Acess
  • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Avoid bringing large purses, bags, or backpacks on your tour
  • Italy’s tourist sites are among the most popular in the world. Skip the Line Access and careful planning limit our crowd exposure, but please be aware that some locations may be unavoidably busy during standard hours.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Absolutely amazing tour
Because of season Vesuvius was replaced with Naples, which only made this trip more interesting. We had amazing
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Jacqueline D
153
The Pope touched my hand!
Ok, so it is hectic. Even though you need a ticket (through this tour or privately) there are thousands of people.
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
111
Solo Rome
A very last minute trip booked. Easy to meet location. Val was fantastic. He is very knowledgeable about The
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Solo Italy
Very last minute booking. Easy meeting point location. Tiffany was fantastic!!! She is very knowledgeable on The
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Richmond, United Kingdom
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The best of short Vatican tours
Going before the overwhelming crowds arrive is the way to go. And a guide with a PhD in art and archaeology
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yungsquish
Kent, United Kingdom
271
Great tour guide and concise way to see Pompeii
This is a great way to see Pompeii and Naples, although you don't get a lot of time in either location it is
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Kathleen M
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Colossal Day
Lara was an excellent, knowledgeable guide through the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and Roman Forum. Lots to see.
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Colloseum
Myself and my partner booked onto the colleseum tour with palitine hill and Roman forum. At first I was worried 3
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So much Art
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Wonderful Experience
Livia was friendly, knowledgeable, and a pleasure to follow. She made our experience great! The tour wasn’t too
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