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Skip the Line: Colosseum 
Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Private Tour provided by Once in Rome - Authentic Experiences

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Skip the Line: Colosseum 
Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Private Tour

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You'll start at
Colosseum
Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, ItalyColosseum Metro Stop - ground floor (of 2) at the exit on the right side, in front of the green newsstand. Look for our tour guide with Once in Rome Sign. the map is not exact as it does not pick the meeting point which is just outside the metro stop Colosseo
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  • 1
    Colosseum
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Palatine Hill
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Roman Forum
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Via della Salara Vecchia
Via della Salara Vecchia, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
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Important Information
Departure Point
Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Duration
3h
Return Details
Via della Salara Vecchia, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Inclusions
  • Professional licensed guide
  • Headsets if needed
  • Skip the line admission tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers 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.
25Reviews
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Martin L wrote a review Aug. 2019
Taipei, Taiwan69 contributions1 helpful vote
Our tour guide is very knowledgeable and engaging. She has a very warm & welcoming personality that made the absorption of the information she imparted easy and enjoyable to understand. Since she is so enthusiastic about her subject matter it easily rubbed off on her clients.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Alejandro wrote a review Jul. 2019
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We book this tour and we were lucky enough to have Helena as our guide. She made the tour very worth while.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Mid-Kate wrote a review Apr. 2019
London, United Kingdom419 contributions139 helpful votes
The entire family (6 of us, ranging in age from 14-78) enjoyed our tour with Emy. We met at the metro station and walked a short distance to the Colosseum entrance. We had a small group of 13 people, which made the whole experience very personal. Emy explained the history
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Response from OnceinRome, Front Office Manager at Skip the Line: Colosseum 
Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Private Tour
Responded Apr. 16, 2019
Thanks for taking the time to write a review. A satisfied customer is what makes our job the best job in the world!
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maggie m wrote a review Mar. 2019
1 contribution
Ribal was our guide. He was extremely knowledgable and passionate about Roman history. Highly recommend!
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Response from OnceinRome, Proprietario at Skip the Line: Colosseum 
Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Private Tour
Responded Mar. 24, 2019
Thank you for your review 484magiem. Ribal is incredible, archaeologist, linguist, a specialist in jewish as well as christian culture and religion. Well versed in art. We are SO LUCKY to have him on board! Thank you for taking the time to write this review
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Joyce M wrote a review Jan. 2019
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We met our tour guide Helene outside the Colosseum for a private afternoon tour, also including the Forum and Palatine Hill. Helene is an archeologist, and a natural teacher. She was able to answer our questions in detail (and with very good English), and she painted a vibrant
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Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from OnceinRome, Proprietario at Skip the Line: Colosseum 
Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Private Tour
Responded Feb. 19, 2019
Thank you for your wonderful review. Helena is one of the founding members of Once in Rome. We are truly happy that you had a good time with her. She is an incredible archaeologist and guide with unique informations about the sites you visit with her (which she excavated). We are posting pictures of our tours and news on our facebook page, like us and let's keep in touch! We hope to see you in Rome again soon. Kind regards, Eva
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juliaostrovsky
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The Best Part of our Week in Rome by Far
The Rome Pizza School experience was one we will remember for years to come. Guiseppe and his team was unbelievable
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Mary567m
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Amazing experience
One of the few activities I’ve done alone and felt completely welcomed and involved. Mersad the chef was very helpf
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Tasheb
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Fantastic!!
What a brilliant experience. Would recommend to anyone who wants to experience the real Rome!! Book now!
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RyDean
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Great Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour!
We thoroughly enjoyed our private tour of the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Our tour guide Alessandro was extremely kn
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tmodougherty
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Absolute Must Do
The best way to spend part of a day in Italy, with an opportunity to remember your trip each time you practice what
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sarahelizabethfoodie
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One of our favourite experiences in Rome!!!
We had the best cooking class ever today with Essiano!!! My partner and I arrived this morning and we had such a fr
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ronenozer
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Enjoyed every minute
This is fun activity. The instructors were very kind patient and prepared. The location is very nice and food (pizz
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VivianC1268
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Cooker class
Excellent, Mersad was a great instructor, and was also very entertaining. We learnt lots, and had fun too! Enjoyed
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padraigg2016
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Amazing experience
My girlfriend and I did this experience last weekend and loved it. Chef Giuseppe was very impressive with his knowl
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758coreyh
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Just awesome
This course on making pasta and pizza was amazing. It was the absolute perfect activity to do in Rome. The wine was
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brunobL9936RY
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Excellent pizza and pasta making class that did not feel like a class but just like fun!
The instructor Mersad guided the small group (only 6 that day) through the steps of making pizzas and pastas in a h
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Mattheus v
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Wonderful experience
Thank you so much guys. We thoroughly enjoyed the day and learned some really great skills. Highly recommended to a
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IvZee
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If you have options, chose this one!
Excellent, funny, hands on, practical and theoretical - perfectly spent time in rural environment, an old farmhouse
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Mary K
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Informative & funny class
What a great experience! The instructors, Giuseppe & Mersad were funny & knowledgeable; so good with their interact
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Worldtravellerkush
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Once in rome - a very good authentic experience
It was an authentic italian experience to prepare pizza and pasta from the scratch. the chef are knowledgeable, fri
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