Guided tour

Rome: Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Access

4.7 / 5

80 reviews

Rome: Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Access

Activity provider: My city Tours
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From US$ 41.20 per person

Enter the Colosseum without the long waiting times. Discover the amazing history of Ancient Rome with your experienced tour guide. Marvel at the historic Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.

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Duration 1 hour
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, German, French, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible


  • Skip the long queues with your skip-the line tickets
  • Learn the incredible history of the Colosseum with your captivating guide
  • Explore the ancient ruins of the Roman Forum
  • Photograph the breathtaking views atop Palatine Hill
  • Take your time at the sites to wonder at your own pace
Full description
Begin your guided walking tour outside the magnificent Colosseum. Skip the long queues as you enter the impressive amphitheater. Dive into the history of Ancient Rome, as your entertaining guide teaches you all about Roman history, architecture, and archaeological facts. Take some time to explore the almost 2000-year-old monument at your own pace. Carry on to the Roman Forum. See the historic area that was once the center of all political, social, and economic life in the 'Eternal City. Explore the ancient ruins in your own time. Visit Palatine Hill, one of the most ancient parts of the city of Rome, believed to be the location of the cave, where Romulus and Remus were found by the she-wolf. Capture gorgeous, panoramic shots of the Colosseum and the city itself, from this iconic point.
  • Guided tour of the Colosseum
  • Access to the Roman Forum and Palatine hill
  • Headsets and radios
  • Guided tour for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Meet at the green kiosk just outside the Colosseum metro station (downstairs exit). Representative holding a “MY CITY TOUR” sign. Please meet your guide 15 minutes before the tour start time.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card for children

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 80 reviews

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The meeting point was easy to find. Our guide was very nice, lively and above all very knowledgeable. Despite the bad weather, it was a very good lead. She responded to every question and was considerate of an older gentleman who was only able to cope with stress to a limited extent.

October 6, 2021

Sarah was a great guide. Compassionate and appreciated her willingness to move the group into the shade when possible. Funny and very knowledgeable. She came off as a former history teacher with a wealth of information. The tour was informative and interesting. We came on a hot day so definitely pack water. There are a few fountains with cold drinking water to refill your canisters. Would recommend.

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September 29, 2021

Elena von Cititours hat uns toll durch das Kolosseum geführt. Vielen Dank dafür. Die Tour hätte eigentlich eine 1-Stündige Führung durch das Kolosseum und den ungeführten Eintritt zum Palatinhügel beeinhaltet. Effektiv führte uns Elena 1 1/2 Stunden durch das Kolosseum und machte noch eine Führung auf dem Palatinhügel. Tolle Sache, sehr empfehlenswert.

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October 19, 2021


Product ID: 402799