Small Group Colosseum & Ancient Rome Tour

4.5 star(654)
2.5 - 15 Hours

Small Group Colosseum & Ancient Rome Tour

654 Reviews

Explore the majestic Colosseum and walk amongst the ancient ruins in the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. With an expert guide and a small group of fellow travelers, you will experience the best of what the Ancient City has to offer.

  • LocationRome
  • Group Size20 People
  • Duration 2.5 - 15 Hours
  • Languages English, Italian, French, Spanish
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  • Soak up the ancient history with an expert local guide
  • Explore the Colosseum, Rome’s most visited monument
  • Learn the history of the emperors on the Palatine Hill
  • Stand in awe of the ancient architecture in the Roman Forum
  • Get guaranteed personal attention with a small group
Tour Description

With an experienced guide and small group, get ready for the Colosseum to come to life like never before! Explore more of the Ancient City and find hidden gems with fellow travelers and skip-the-line tickets.

Get acquainted with your guide as you make your way to inspect the Colosseum’s magnificent facade and pass underneath its arched entryway. Check out ancient graffiti and get a birds-eye view of the arena floor and underground chambers from the second floor balcony. Imagine the roar of the crowd as gladiators battled while your guide describes the 100 Days of Games that followed the monument’s inauguration.

Learn the history of the emperors who ruled the city from the Palatine Hill and enjoy the sweeping views of the Roman skyline. Follow in the footsteps of everyday citizens of Ancient Rome as your guide leads you through the Roman Forum and past ancient temples. With a small group and a local expert leading the way, your time in the Ancient City will be unforgettable!

What's Included
  • Skip-the-line ticket to the Colosseum
  • Entrance to the Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
  • Licensed professional tour guide
  • Individual headsets to hear the guide
What's Not Included
  • Hotel pickup/dropoff
  • Food and beverages
  • Gratuities (optional)
Know Before You Go

Please check in at least 15 minutes before the start of your tour.

When booking for children under 18 years, a government-issued ID/passport will be required when entering the monument. Failure to bring an ID with you can result in the security staff refusing you entrance to the monument.

Tours will run rain or shine.- No shows/late arrivals will not be refunded.

Depending on the reservation time, the tour route may start in the Roman Forum/Palatine Hill.

Only small bags/backpacks are allowed. No bags with wheels are permitted.

Glass containers, aerosol sprays and weapons are not permitted.

Covid safety measures have increased the time for security checks. The security check line is required for all visitors and cannot be skipped.


Customer reviews

Excellent Tour

Such a great tour, if only for the fact that you don’t have I wait in a giant line! On top of that our guide Dennis was amazing! Great energy and tons of information. Will be recommending this tour to friends!

Rich Flair - Greece

Jul 04, 2023

Awesome Tour!

The tour was amazing and we had a wonderful tour guide. Maria showed us all the beautiful sites and described everything wonderfully!

Stephen - Switzerland

Sep 06, 2022

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