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Skip-the-Line Colosseum and Ancient Rome Group Tour

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Save time and see the best of ancient Rome's monuments with this skip-the-line tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. Visit some of the city's most breathtaking and famous sights.
  • Save hours waiting queuing with a skip-the-line ticket to the Colosseum
  • Discover lesser-known information on a guided tour
  • Tick off three top attractions without getting lost
  • Receive personalized attention in a small-group setting
What to Expect
Your tour begins at a designated meeting point in central Rome, where you’ll greet your guide and small group and head to your first historic location: the Roman Forum. Explore the ruins of palaces commissioned by Roman emperors and take in panoramic city views from the summit of Palatine Hill. Then, you’ll head straight to the Colosseum, bypassing lines often in excess of three hours with a skip-the-line admission ticket. Once inside, you’ll have VIP access to the arena floor of the Colosseum, a space usually off limits to members of the public. Headsets are provided to ensure you hear your guide’s commentary clearly.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Fountain Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Return Details
Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
  • Professional guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
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 used Italywithus for several Rome tours. What a great choice!! We will definitely use them again!
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Wonderful and informative tour! Was able to meet the guide and start the tour quickly and spend a good bit of time in the Colosseum.
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We had James as our guide. It was like listening to an audio book. He walked ahead of us (only 2 people) and would be on his phone. He liked to hear himself spout his knowledge, but never engaged us, never even asked our names. Couldn't wait for the tour to be over!
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Great experience for our whole family. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and very patient given the heat on the day. Stopping frequently for breaks gave an opportunity to share her wisdom. Thank you. Highly recommended. We'd do it again.
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My wife and I were in a group of 15 and had Janette as our guide and apart from the heights which is my problem not hers it and she was great. Very informative good sense of humour and she involved all 15 of us rather than just talking at us for 2 hours. No issues what so ever,
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About the operator
By: Italy With Us
Graham D
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Best tour we've done
Our guide was so knowledgeable! We were booked on a small group early morning tour but the other couple did not
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Mediocre experience that did not match the website description
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Lakeland, Florida
Best tour guide ever
Our tour guide was the best love the walks of Italy colosseum at night. It was Memory of a lifetime!
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David K
Worst experience since I have been here. This company needs to be shut down
On December 24 2019 my son wife and I arrived the the tour company at the time of 715 am. After waiting for over
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Greg B
Vist to Vatican
When visiting Rome we decided to visit the Vatican. We are so happy that our hotel contacted the Eye is Rome tour
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Vatican skip line
The best way to get into the Vatican. It’s easy and convenient safe time to the rest also for capilla sixtina
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Robert H
Great tour company!!
We used Italywithus for several Rome tours. What a great choice!! We will definitely use them again!
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Tyler R
Fantastic tour
Wonderful and informative tour! Was able to meet the guide and start the tour quickly and spend a good bit of time
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Amazing!!! Worth the money
Having time before in the Vatican before all the main tours got in was priceless. We had the best guide and ended
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