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Colosseum Guided Tour with 3D Virtual Reality Experience (Official Product)

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Join the group that is about to start accompanied by an authorized guide and begin your journey into Ancient Rome to discover the Colosseum, the world's largest and most famous Roman amphitheater used for free public spectacles during the Roman era. You will journey through a moving and multisensory, informative, educational and entertaining and totally immersive experience, suitable for all ages. In this way you will give shape and color to your imagination and you’ll witness the history of the legendary amphitheater at the times of its greatest splendor.

Your experienced tour guide will welcome you with an introduction to the history of Ancient Rome and Colosseum meanwhile your Samsung Gear VR will be configured, enabling you to start the virtual travel to discover the three Colosseum areas, not before you'he received indications on its functioning.

Through the animated and interactive 3D Colosseum reconstruction, integrated with a multilingual narrative voice and epic musical backgrounds with content completely certified by well known historians, you can walk virtually in the square among the inhabitants of ancient Rome, admire the fountain of gladiators or the Meta Sudan, the Temple of Venus and Rome, the majestic Colossus of Nero from which it derives the name of the Colosseum; into the arena raise your head to the Velarium, its giant red curtain as it closes to give start the show, walk between the roar of fierce lions and attend gladiator fights and then rise to take the place of the emperor and decide the fate of the gladiator wounded with: "Death" or "Grace"! Finally, you will go down to the mysterious underground, to observe the slaves who move in silence between narrow and dark corridors to prepare and coordinate all the tools necessary to make the show a success; the gladiators who sharpen their weapons and the various cages in which the hungry beasts were locked ready to be raised by the hoists to the arena trapdoors, genial works of ancient Rome and faithfully reconstructed in 3D,

 It's time to find out what's left of everything you've already lived virtually in person along with your tour guide that will accompany you inside the most famous monument in the world, where public shows were held, built to accommodate up to 75,000 spectators, the Flavian Amphitheater,

After you have assimilated all the information contained in the 3D reconstruction and you've got answers to all of your questions and curiosity from your guide, so with a full overview of ancient history, if you are still eager to dippen your journey the history of Rome, you will be given the indications to continue the cultural visit inside of a real outdoor museum: the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill, using the same entry ticket that was previously delivered to you.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Arch of Constantine, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Duration
2h
Return Details
Roman Forum, Via della Salara Vecchia, 5/6, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Inclusions
  • Live English Guide
  • English.speaking Assistant for the VR headset
  • Oculus VR headset and Samsung S7 (the Colosseum in VR)
  • Audio-guide in English, Italian, Spanish, German, Portuguese,
  • Third-party insurance
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
Exclusions
  • Access to the Underground, Arena Floor and the Third Order.
  • Souvenirs
  • Beverages
  • Tips
  • Pick-up
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Attention: due to mandatory security metal detector checks at Colosseum, this could bring a slight delay on entering for ticket holders "Skip the Line."
  • It is recommended to show up at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour
  • Children under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
  • inside the monument it is strictly forbidden to enter with backpacks, handbags and luggage.
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • The local operator is not responsible for any inconvenience caused by the closure of the Colosseum and Roman Forum due to strikes, bad weather etc.
  • Tours operate rain or shine
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Children under 18 must carry a valid ID document.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We were a little disappointed by the vr experience. The graphics were outdated and we literally stood out front of the colloseum in a small group with the goggles on. We were starting to think we weren't going on an actual tour. The information was reading narrated paragraphs in
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Tour really suggested. The VR help you to understand exactly where you are standing, and bring back alive stones that otherwise cannot show them magnificence so well
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We met Christina at the meeting point and she greeted us with a great smile. From that moment on she really made sure that we had the best experience possible. The VR googles were fun, it felt like we were playing a video game. The tour was great..our guide had a lot of
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So glad I booked this tour. It was a baking hot day in Rome. Both guides were very friendly and passionate about Rome and the Colosseum. Good English too. I booked this tour for our boys 11 & 13 yrs but my husband and I loved the virtual reality aspect just as much as them.
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We loved the new virtual reality experience. Standing right by the Colosseum & Roman Forum and being able to see the instant contrast between ancient Rome and the remains of today makes this tour amazing. The devices worked well and the provided information through the audio
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