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In-Depth Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

  • Learn about ancient Roman history and life from your archaeologist guide
  • Visit key ancient Roman sites: the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill
  • Save time with skip-the-line access to the Colosseum
In-Depth Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
From US$91.02
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Our 5.5 hour In depth tour of the Colosseum area, the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum.
From US$91.02
9:30am In-Depth Colosseum tour
Explore Ancient Rome with us on our 5.5 hours In Depth Colosseum Tour that will take you into the heart of Gladiator combat and in the archaeological sights of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.
From US$91.02

If you’re intrigued by ancient Rome and would like to learn more, go that bit deeper with a tour led by an archaeologist guide. Besides skip-the-line access, enjoy expert insights and fascinating tales of myth and history as you explore Rome’s three key ancient sites: the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. A small group means ample time for questions.

What to Expect

Greet your guide and small group near the Colosseum and skip past the long lines to this world-famous arena. Learn about the bloody games that were held here and capture classic photos.

Next, explore the Roman Forum, the epicenter of daily life in Rome. Discover the stories behind structures like the House of the Vestal Virgins, the Temple of Saturn, and the Basilica Julia.

Climb to the top of the Palatine Hill and learn its role in the legend of Rome’s founding. Explore the remnants of the Stadium of Domitian, the ruins of the Flavian Palace, and the Baths of Caracalla. Finish your tour besides the Colosseum, full of a new understanding of ancient Rome.

Reviews (64)
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Reviewed October 7, 2018
Great tour with an excellent guide

This was the best tour of our trip. Our guide was excellent, giving us a wealth of information while also allowing us opportunities to use the bathrooms and to sit and rest given the amount of walking involved. I have two minor complaints however which...More

1  Thank tjjwis
Through_Eternity, Owner at Through Eternity Cultural Association, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Hello Ttjwis, Thank you very much for your review, we appreciate your feedback about the tour. However we do feel like am explanation is due, because we believe you might wrote the review with the wrong tour attached. Our Immersive Colosseum tour has a maximum...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018
In depth tour of three amazing places.

Recommended by one of our friends, we were not at all disappointed. Best way to see famous attractions. Our tour guide from Walks by Italy who was very knowledgeable and humous. Knew exactly where to take us. Being a hot day, he always found some...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile
Spectacular tour of surreal sites with Thomas!

We enjoyed this tour so much. Our guide, Thomas Robinson, was phenomenal. Not only did he give us all the information we could want about the historical sites, but he told the story! He enabled us to feel the roar of the crowds as a...More

Thank lnx2011
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile
Perfect way to see the Colosseum and Forum!

Getting an in-depth tour of the Colosseum, Forum and Palatine Hill from a trained professional is the only way to go. Thomas was an actual historian who gave us a lot of background that you wouldn’t get from the typical tour guide, as a bonus...More

Thank KevinB_1966
Reviewed September 14, 2018
A fantastic tour by Grace Lynn

My family and I recently took a trip to Italy. We booked the Colosseum and Roman Forum tour with Through Eternity. Grace Lynn was our tour guide. We felt instantly comfortable with her since she is originally from NYC and we are from NJ. Obviously,...More

Thank MaryMary08016
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April 19, 2018|
Response from zoopermom | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ask the tour operator. Underground chamber tour tickets are hard to come by. And not all operators get the tickets as they are doled out weekly to different operators.