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Skip the Line: Family-Friendly Colosseum and Ancient Rome Tour

Highlights
  • Introduce the whole family to the Roman Forum and the Colosseum
  • Your guide is a specialist in early childhood education
  • Beat the crowds and long wait times with skip-the-line access
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Skip the Line: Family-Friendly Colosseum and Ancient Rome Tour
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Tour departs at 4pm with an English-speaking guide
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Tour departs at 09:30am with an English-speaking guide
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Tour departs at 3:00pm. Arrive at strictly at 2:45pm
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Overview

This accessible tour makes it easy for the whole family to discover Rome’s most popular attractions. Your guide (a specialist in early childhood education) will tailor the tour to kids, with activities and other games specially designed to keep young ones entertained. See the Roman Forum and then—with special, skip-the-line access—beat the long wait times and step right into the Colosseum.

What to Expect

This tour begins at a centrally located meeting point near Trajan’s Column, right on the edge of the Roman Forum. Meet your guide and set off on an accessible tour of Trajan’s Market and the Roman Forum. Your guide is a specialist in early childhood education, and has prepared a number of challenges, activities, and fun stories that are designed to engage kids and adults alike. Optional audio headsets are also available for larger groups, so you don’t miss any of your guide’s stories.

After your stroll through the Roman Forum, you’ll continue onwards to the Colosseum. This Roman icon always has long entry lines; skip-the-line access, however, means you’ll beat the crowds and head straight inside.

Once inside the Colosseum, admire the sights and listen to your guide’s stories and fun facts about the gladiators, emperors, and wild animals that once frequented the landmark. Additional interactive experiences will help bring the history alive for younger visitors.

The tour concludes just in front of the Colosseum.

Reviews (144)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile
Great tour

Great tour by our guide Francesca, very knowledgeable and we all learnt an awful lot! Very busy as you would expect but we'll worth paying extra to avoid the massive queues. The tour went into the Forum where there were restrooms if needed. Top tour!

Thank Chris H
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile
Long and interesting Tour VFM

Our tour guide Livia really knew her stuff and was a really pleasant guide. Unfortunately the tour started off with having to queue with all the other 'skip the line' tour groups to get through security. This delay though didn't mean our tour would be...More

Thank 207alanr
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile
Great!

We booked this tour and it was fabulous Giuseppe (sp?) was our guide. He was fantastic. Great speed, knowledge, etc. He answered questions and allowed the tour to go at the pace of the crowd. I absolutely loved all the knowledge that he shared. It...More

Thank Sleopold22
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile
When in Rome..

Booked three skip the line tours with this company. Rome itself was fascinating and skipping the lines is the way to go because it was hot outside and there are large amount of tourists everywhere. The company was very organized and the guides extremely knowledgeable....More

Thank John B
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile
Excellent & well organised tout

We went on the three hour City Wonders tour of the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum. Our guide Jaber was outstanding- not only knowledgeable about the sites we were visiting but very attentive and thoughtful about those on the tour, given it was a...More

Thank B3748OLscottm
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