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Colosseum and Ancient Rome Small-Group Walking Tour

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    Stop At: Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome Italy

    Your guide will offer a brief introduction of Ancient Rome, getting every member of the group up to speed with the key aspects of the fascinating history of Ancient Rome. Your small group will then head to the most iconic symbol of Ancient Rome, the Colosseum.
    Armed with Colosseum skip-the-line tickets, your guide will help you to avoid the long ticket queue maximizing your time here in Rome. As you enter the Colosseum you will be blown away by this spectacularly preserved theatre.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Roman Forum, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    From the Colosseum you will proceed to the famous Palatine hill, one of Rome's seven hills. The place where the emperors used to live, you will enjoy a stunning view over the Roman Forum and Circus Maximus.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Palatine Hill, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    You will then climb down to the fascinating Roman Forum, the meeting point of Ancient Rome. Strolling among these ancient ruins, you will feel like you've been transported to another world. Your guide will use overlay books and 3D pictures to help you to visualize how magnificent these ruins once were. Bring Ancient Rome to life with this best-selling small group tour.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Pass By: Rome Private Guides, 00196 Rome Italy

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    All reviews great tour palatine hill deep knowledge our tour guide ancient rome awesome guide wealth of knowledge three hours take pictures would highly recommend this tour dennis colosseum giorgio information questions insight excavations
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our tour guide Giorgio was extremely knowledgeable, caring, thoughtful, and patient. The day of our tour it was approximately 95 degrees in the blazing sun. He took care to try and have us in the shade when possible, to remind us when we were approaching...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank TinaPastina
    vivianna22, Direttore at Rome Private Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

    Hello, Tina! I am thankful you enjoyed your excellent tour guide Giorgio and that you and your husband had a great time during the tour. Thank you for asking questions, it's always a great experience when people connect with the guide and they have a...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Incredible interesting. We avoided an enormous line (possibly 2 hours??). Our guide, Halina was absolutely incredible at keeping our entire group (24 people) extremely interested for all three hours.

    Date of experience: August 2019
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    vivianna22, Owner at Rome Private Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you very much for this review. Avoiding lines, especially during the heat is a must. Glad my team was able to provide you with excellent service!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Can't recommend this tour enough. Our delightful guide Paola presented the history of Ancient Rome in such an interesting and passionate manner. We were all so engaged that the 3 hours just flew by. This was a highlight of our trip to Rome!

    Date of experience: June 2019
    2  Thank Laura F
    Carlo C, Owner at Rome Private Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you, Laura, for making us a part of your experience in Rome!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The tour guide Dennis was very engaging with everyone in the group and gave a terrific educational tour of the Colosseum, Forum and Palatine hill. He did not rush us through but took time to answer our questions related to the sights. He made it...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Carlo C, Owner at Rome Private Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    The Colosseum and Ancient Rome Small-Group Walking Tour is indeed a great experience. Thank you very much for taking the time to share this review. We wish you all the best and look forward to welcoming you back to Rome!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Our tour guide, Julian, was exceptional! He provided our small group with a wealth of knowledge, and he was especially great in explaining everything to our two small children! I absolutely recommend this tour! Be prepared to walk a lot and take plenty of water,...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    2  Thank Elianasommer1275
    Carlo C, Owner at Rome Private Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you, Eliana for beautifully writing about your experience. We are very grateful for your review.

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    Response from Nancyrok | Reviewed this property |
    The tour we took did not include the main floor but with the Colosseum it did include the Ancient Forum & Palatine Hill. It was still a great tour!
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    December 26, 2018|
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    Response from neilm707 | Reviewed this property |
    Entrance fee was included in our tour fee.
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