Myths and antiquity
- Hear all about the history of Rome under the guidance of a professional guide
- Skip the long lines and avoid much of the crowd to visit the Colosseum and Roman Forum
On request upon availability
English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese (other languages available on request with supplement) - Please specify the selected language upon reservation
Discover the heart and soul of Rome, one of the world’s most ancient cities! Start your day visiting the Colosseum and Roman Forum,ancient Rome’s two most remarkable sights. The awe-inspiring Colosseum, commissioned by Vespasian in 72 B.C. was finished in 80 A.C by Titus. Just imagine: the inauguration lasted a hundred days! With room for over 70,000 spectators, and free seating for all,this amazing venue hosted thrilling popular events. Take an authentic insider’s view of its majestic architecture following your guide along the tiers, learn about the animals and gladiators. Get to know the details of its enthralling brutal history: what mainly excitedthe crowds were the fights between gladiators, frequently slaves, criminals or prisoners of war fighting for rich prizes or their freedom.
Then enjoy a short walk to reach the Roman Forum, an immense display of evocative ruins which used to be the social, political and commercial hub of the Roman empire. Learn about the ancient Romans’ daily life and fascinating customs wandering through this impressive district of temples, basilicas and vibrant public spaces.
• Private professional local guide for 3 hours
• Entrance Fees to the Colosseum and Roman Forum
At Coliseum: on site, exact point to be confirmed one week before day of the service.
We regret to inform that this tour is not suitable for guests with wheelchairs or with impaired mobility.
This tour runs rain or shine.