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Itinerary
Your tour begins outside of the Colosseum, where you’ll meet your guide at the start time selected during booking.

Head straight inside the Colosseum with your pre-booked admission ticket and descend to the underground chambers formerly used to keep wild animals and gladiators captive. Hear commentary from your guide about the site's history, and because your group is limited to 12 people, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ask questions.

After sufficient exploration, you’ll embark on a sightseeing tour of Rome highlights. Enjoy panoramic views from the Roman Forum; stroll down Via Sacra; and discover the history behind the Arch of Septimius Severus, Palatine Hill, and many other fascinating sights.

Your informative tour concludes back in front of the Colosseum.
Locations visited
Colosseum
Palatine Hill
Roman Forum
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Overview
Many tourists visit the Colosseum, but few see the monument’s underground chambers. Get an in-depth look of one of the New7Wonders of the World on this Rome sightseeing tour. Descend to chambers used to keep gladiators and wild animals before you embark on a whistle-stop tour of Rome highlights including Palatine Hill, the Roman Forum, and Via Sacra. Plus, you’ll receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 12 people.
Highlights
  • Get an alternative sightseeing experience on an underground Colosseum tour
  • Save time by hitting various top Rome attractions
  • A great way for first-time visitors to orient themselves 
  • Beat the crowds with an early morning departure time 
  • Ask plenty of questions in a small group limited to 12 people
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Very Special

This is really the only way to do the Colosseum. Being able to see it underground is an experience I'll never forget. Our guide was great and we were able to steer clear of all the hundreds of tourists... we didn't even wait in a...More

Thank globetrotting-elissa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic tour!

We had considered buying tickets to the Colosseum directly through the Colosseum website. It is certainly cheaper to do that. But we're so glad we decided to book a tour. Not only did we get to bypass the VERY long lines at the Colosseum and...More

3  Thank fink369
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Don’t miss this!

I went to Rome on a short trip with my 11 year old. We took this tour as we really wanted to see underground and the forum with someone knowledgable - we also wanted to avoid the queues! It was marvellous from start to finish...More

Thank louise b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Amazinggggg

In complete awe of the history behind the colessum! Mikayla was our tour guide and was absolutely great. Very friendly, professional and knowledgeable. If you take a tour in the summer time [we took ours in early september] TAKE IT IN THE MORNING. It was...More

1  Thank Andrea A
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent Tour!!

I initially booked this tour through another company and that other company cancelled my tour last minute; I’m now glad they did. I found Roma Exoerienve in my efforts to replace the cancelled tour. Roma Experience’s price was just a little more expensive than the...More

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nesean1
September 18, 2018|
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Response from Simon C | Reviewed this property |
We just had the email version on our phones and they checked us off a list.
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I'd print it just in case. Usually the hotels will have a business center where you can print for free. Otherwise, I am sure mobile is fine! As long as it has your name on it, I assume it would be fine. But, be sure to read... More
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Barney M
August 27, 2018|
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The tour was 4 hours, and there us plenty of time to take pictures, ask questions, etc. They keep the groups fairly small so that people don't feel rushed.
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