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Colosseum Skip-the-Line and Ancient Rome Walking Tour

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Save up to 11% on these popular tours by booking them together in this exclusive combo package!
  • Save time and money with a Rome and Colosseum combo tour
  • Bypass the crowds with skip-the-line entry to the Colosseum
  • Hear the history of the ancient monuments at the Roman Forum 
Rome Super Saver: Colosseum and Ancient Rome with Best of Rome Afternoon Walking Tour
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10am DepartureMost Popular
Morning tour with an English-speaking guide. Entrance is strictly limited so please arrive by 9:45am
9:30am Departure in Spanish
Morning tour with a Spanish-speaking guide. Entrance is strictly limited so please arrive by 9:15am
9:00am Departure in French
Morning tour with a French-speaking guide. Entrance is strictly limited so please arrive by 8:45am
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Seeing Ancient Rome and the capital's historical center in one day is tricky, but this combo tour makes it easy with skip-the-line tickets and guides to show you the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, and more in a group of just 25 people. The day is split into morning and afternoon tours, with free time in between. Even better: this combo saves you money on the cost of booking two separate tours.
What to Expect
Skip the Line: Ancient Rome and Colosseum Morning Tour
Start near the Colosseum and stroll to an Oppian Hill vantage point where views of Ancient Rome await. After an intro from your guide, you'll enter the Colosseum with a skip-the-line ticket that lets you avoid the long general entrance line. Explore two tiers of the stadium and hear stories of the gladiators and emperors of bygone days.

Continue to the Arch of Constantine, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill before your morning tour ends at the Via Sacra. Then, enjoy two hours for lunch (own expense), before your afternoon tour.

Best of Rome Afternoon Tour:
Walk from Piazza di Spagna with your guide and hear the history behind the Spanish Steps and Trinita dei Monti Church. Continue to the Trevi Fountain for photos and coin tossing, then admire Piazza Colonna, a square that was once the heart of the city. Finally, you'll visit vibrant Piazza Navona where your tour ends.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Claudia was fabulous

We took the 8:30 tour & had no queues for anything. I would highly recommend this time for the skip the line tour. Claudia is an archaeologist herself so was extremely knowledgable. I was clinging on her every word - she paints a fantastic picture...More

Thank Amybrown34
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Amazing Tour and Guide

This tour is well worth the money in costs, for starters you get to skip the huge queues and enter as a group. Our Guide Emilo has the knowledge of all the sites we visited which was superb as without him we would of been...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile
Great tour with Laura!

Laura our guide was so informative and friendly! We learned so much history in an interactive setting. Highly recommend!

Thank Blondie828
Reviewed 12 June 2018
Colosseum and Ancient Rome...Yes! Skip the afternoon tour

I visited the Colosseum 23 years ago and wanted to see it again with two important people in my life. I thought if I was fascinated, they should be too. I am so glad we had our guide, Maria Christina for our Colosseum and roman...More

10  Thank scubaB
Reviewed 8 June 2018
Worst tour I have ever taken.

This was a “small group” tour, but we had nearly 30 people and it was much too large to keep everyone together. The check in process was laughably unorganized, so we got a bit of a late start. The radios they gave us were absolutely...More

2  Thank Audreymullaney
CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Audreymullaney, Many thanks for your contacting us on TripAdvisor. We have carefully reviewed your message and we are sorry to hear that our Colosseum tour didn’t live up to your expectations. At City Wonders we always try to provide the best possible service to...More

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