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Night Colosseum Tour: with Gladiators Underground and Arena

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    Stop At: Via dei Fori Imperiali, 00186 Rome Italy

    Discover the fascinating history of Ancient Rome on a stroll down the Via dei Fori Imperiali, where you'll see the Forum of Augustus, Forum of Trajan and Forum of Nerva. See the spectacular ruins, including Temples and Victory Arches, of the Roman Forum.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: 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.

    Duration: 10 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: 40 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: 1 hour

    Pass By: Roman Forum, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

    See the evocative ruins of the Roman Forum.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Via Cesare Battisti, 129, 00187 Roma RM, Italy
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Full tour from an expert guide
    • Small-group tour of max 24
    • Headsets for groups of 6 or more
    • Entry/Admission - Underground Rome
    • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
    • 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
    • Please note that the ancient sites visited are not wheelchair friendly. Those with mobility issues are encouraged to consider a different tour option.
    • Near public transportation
    • Please be advised that children under 7 are not allowed to participate in this tour due to age restricted content and will be refused entry.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 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 quite exhausted having flown in that morning and toured the Vatican in the afternoon but we soon realized the experience was going to keep us fully engaged. The meet up was straightforward and our guides were both excellent (a person does the city tour leading up to the
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    Response from G T, Director of Sales at Night Colosseum Tour: with Gladiators Underground and Arena
    Responded 6 days ago
    Dear louisvilleduo, Lovely to hear that regardless of the jetlag and already having visited the Vatican state Elise managed to keep you on your toes during our Colosseum Underground at night tour! After hours a strange sense of calmness surrounds the ancient walls of the Colosseum, which can be interpeted as a little creepy! Elisa (who is currently present in our office, and right next to me) would like to personally thank you for your kind words, and hope's she will get the chance to introduce you to more of our ancient city upon return!
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    Having seen the Colosseum by day last year with a friend, I decided to take my 17 year old son at night. There were no crowds like there are in the daytime. The experience is much more intimate. The weather was perfect and our guide did a great job. The finishing touch on the
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    Response from G T, Director of Sales at Night Colosseum Tour: with Gladiators Underground and Arena
    Responded 1 week ago
    Dear Aimless1234, We are very glad you decided to have a second look at the Colosseum at night-time and share it with someone you love. Being in the Colosseum in the dark is such an overwhelming experience as it conveys the atmosphere of ancient Rome and the life of our ancestors even more intensely than during the day. Should you plan to spend some more days in Rome and see the rest of its countless wonders, please take our company into consideration!
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    This tour was the highlight of the entire trip for me and my husband: the emotion to enter in the Colosseum empty, understanding the grandiosity of the Roman Empire! I had tours in different nations and this was by far the best one I had in years of travels, absolutely
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    Response from G T, Director of Sales at Night Colosseum Tour: with Gladiators Underground and Arena
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Dear British_traveller71, Your review brightened our day as much as Elisa did for you in the darkness of the Colosseum! Visiting the Colosseum at Night is an amazing opportunity to enjoy this monument in privacy with a max of 24 others and hear the tales of this impeccable monument whilst darkness surrounds these mighty walls. Allowing you to enter into the Underground and Arena liturally allows you to walk the footsteps of the men who gave their lives whilst listnening to their legends. Reviews like yours make us beam with pride, and more appreciate of the amazing team of guides we get to work with on a daily basis. I will be sure Elisa gets informed of the amazing job she's done, thank you so much for sharing your experience having joined our Colosseum Under the Moon Tour!
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    Our family of six traveled to Rome together for the first time this week. Several of us had been to Rome already so we were looking for different ways to enjoy the top sites. All of us, including those who had already been to the Colosseum thoroughly enjoyed our tour. There were
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    Response from G T, Director of Sales at Night Colosseum Tour: with Gladiators Underground and Arena
    Responded 14 Jul 2019
    Dear Debora, Discovering the Colosseum Arena and Underground at night with our Colosseum Under the moon tour surely is a way to have a out-of-the-ordinary experience! Lovely to hear you and your family had an amazing time and found our guide to informative and energetic. Thank you very much for your feedback! I hope you are looking back on an amazing holiday, and thank you for having choosen Roma Experience to show you around the Eternal City.
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    We had the wonderful and knowledgeable Elisa , an archaeologist, as our guide for the first part of the tour which is around Piazza Venezia and the Roman Forum. As well as providing us with history she brought it to life with pictures on her iPad which showed what some of the
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    Response from G T, Director of Sales at Night Colosseum Tour: with Gladiators Underground and Arena
    Responded 11 Jul 2019
    Dear Rose, Thank you for sharing your feedback on our Colosseum Under the Moon Tour! Visiting at night surely creates a unique athmosphere that leaves a lasting impression. Sounds like our guide Elisa did a great job bringing the enternal city to light under the light of the moon. The guides inside the limited access areas are provided by the Colosseum and we have to obide by their rules. We hope that in the future we will be able to have our guides continue their tours inside the limited access area! Thank you once again for taking the time for sharing your feedback, we hope you to see you return in the future.
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