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Colosseum Underground Private Tour with Palatine Hill and Roman Forum

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

    Discover the fascinating history of Ancient Rome in the evocative ruins of the Roman Forum. See where Julius Caesar was assassinated and all the amazing architecture — including Temples and Victory Arches — of the Roman Forum.

    Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

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

    Enjoy an amazing view of Ancient and modern Rome from the top of the Palatine Hill; once the home of Rome's Emperors. See where the Emperors lived and discover the true stories of their luxurious lifestyles.

    Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

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

    Experience all the drama of the Colosseum, the world's most iconic amphitheater. Head underground to discover how men and beasts prepared for the fierce gladiatorial battles. Enjoy a walking tour of the amphitheater to see how mighty it is for yourself.

    Duration: 50 minutes

    Stop At: Underground Rome, Via Etruria, 44, 00183 Roma RM, Italy

    Head to the Colosseum Underground to discover how men and beasts prepared for the fierce gladiatorial battles.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Arco di Costantino, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Rome Italy

    As you walk around the exterior of the Colosseum, you'll pause for a moment at the Arch of Constantine; the Triumphal Arch of Rome's first Christian Emperor. Discover the fascinating history of the Arch and how its iconic style spawned many copy-cats.

    Pass By: Arco di Settimio Severo, 00186 Rome Italy

    See one of the best-preserved Roman Victory Arches in the world.

    Pass By: Arco di Tito, Via Sacra 1 Foro Romano, 00186 Rome Italy

    See the victory arch which inspired the design of the Arc de Triomphe.

    Pass By: Via Sacra, Rome Italy

    Once Ancient Rome's main street, the Via Sacra runs from the Roman Forum to the Colosseum.

    Pass By: Basilica Aemilia, Via Sacra Roman Forum, Rome Italy

    One of the greatest Basilicas of secular Ancient Rome.

    Pass By: Tempio di Antonino e Faustina, Via Sacra Foro Romano, Rome Italy

    See the beautiful Ancient Roman Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, which was converted into a church in the 7th century.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Province of Rome, Province of Rome, Lazio
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Skip-the-line admission
    • Full tour from an expert guide
    • Headsets for groups of 6 or more
    • Language: English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Italian, German, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese.
    • Entry/Admission - Underground Rome
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pick-up and return
    • Food and drink
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • NB: You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Colosseum (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also give your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
    • Please note that sprays are not allowed inside the Colosseum, as well as perfumes, sun lotions, etc. If you need to protect your skin from the sun please only bring sunscreen cream.
    • A maximum of 6 people per booking
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 17 July 2019

    Our group of 4 did the 8:30 am private tour of Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum. We were contacted a day prior to our excursion via email to confirm our tour; additional we received a call asked us if we would mind moving our...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank JacksonTakesFlight
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2019

    Dear JacksonTakesFlight, A Private tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill is a great idea for lover of the Eternal city as we can completely customize the tour and truely focus on your points of interest. We are content reading you had no...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2019

    We had Alissa (spelling?). She was amazing!! This tour was very worth while. She was not only extremely friendly but also very knowledgeable. Obviously, you cannot see everything in 4 hours, but she made sure we could see as much as possible in the time...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Nanny_00799
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2019

    Dear Nanny_00799, Friendly, Funny and Knowledgeable, that must have been our guide Alessia! Very close = ) Lovely to read you have enjoyed your Private tour of the Colosseum Underground, with Palatine Hill and Roman Forum. A private tour enables the guide to completely focus...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2019 via mobile

    We did this tour and the Vatican museums & Sistine chapel tours. Both were excellent and the guides very informative and knowledgeable. We also loved the small group size as well. Highly recommendedMore

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Sonya D
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

    Dear Sony D,, We are honoured to read you would highly recommend our services and had an amazing time during your Private Colosseum Underground Tour! We hope that you have vivid memories of your time in Rome, and would love to show you more of...More

    Reviewed 12 May 2019 via mobile

    I’m not much of a history buff, but my husband wanted to do this tour & so I booked tickets, not knowing what to expect. Well, I loved it! Our guide was an archeologist & brought all of Ancient Rome to life for us. She...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank lbb_melb
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

    Brilliant to read that regardless of not being too passionate about Roman History our guide still was able to create a tour that was entertaining and informative. A private tour does allow the guide to customize the tour more to the subjects and sights of...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2019

    Our guide, Andrea was so knowledgeable about the history of these structures. He engaged the kids on the tour with trivia and photos that brought all the history to life. I was so interested in all the little side bits of history and fun anecdotes....More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank DebiAdam
    G T, Director of Sales at Roma Experience Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2019

    When booking a private tour of the Colosseum Underground/Roman Forum and Palatine Hill you can almost be certain of going home having had a unique experience. Having just your family, and our guide gives them the opportunity to answer all questions your family has regarding...More

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