Colosseum Highlights Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

Tour the Colosseum and Rome's ancient city

4.8 / 5 See All 21 Reviews · 3.0h 18 max · Rome, Italy

The Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill are some of the best landmarks in Rome, but tours are often expensive. Our Colosseum highlights tour is a high quality tour without the steep price tag and long hours.

Tour Details
  • Skip the line at the Colosseum
  • First & Second Tiers
  • Guided tour of Palatine Hill
  • Domitian's Stadium
  • View of Roman Forum
  • Julius Caesar's Temple
  • Senate House

This express tour of the Colosseum offers an informative and entertaining look at ancient Roman history. You’ll spend approximately an hour at the Colosseum and two hours visiting the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Your expert, English-speaking guide will make sure you hear all the most interesting stories about the sites in less time. This 3-hour tour includes:

  • A local English-speaking guide
  • Skip the line Colosseum tickets
  • Skip the line Roman Forum and Palatine Hill tickets
  • A maximum group size of 18

Skip the Line Colosseum Tour

Avoid long lines when you skip the lines to enter the Colosseum. You’ll explore the first and second tiers where only Rome’s most elite citizens once sat. Your guide will take you back in time with stories of gladiator fights and ship battles inside the Colosseum. 

You’ll spend just an hour inside the Colosseum, perfect for if you have kids or a tight schedule, but you’ll exit having learned a lot about the incredible and bloody history of the landmark and with many cool photos.

Guided Tour of Palatine Hill

The Palatine Hill is full of magnificent ancient palaces, covered in stunning mosaics and Rome’s most elite citizens once lived inside. One even houses an amphitheater. However, that isn’t all that Palatine Hill is known for. It is also said to be where Rome was founded in 753 B.C. by Romulus. Your expert guide will tell you all about the majestic ruins while you enjoy the stunning views. 

Ancient Roman Forum

Here, your guide will help you explore the Roman Forum, what was once ancient downtown Rome. Some of the most famous ancient buildings include the Temple of Julius Caesar, Arch of Titus, the Temple of Vesta and the Roman Senate House. Skip the lines and walk the same streets as some of Rome’s most prominent historical figures.

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1/14/2020
The Colosseum, etc. with Raffy

Raffy was definitely a five star guide! She went above and beyond our expectations. She took great care to be sure we understood the important points of these amazing sites and their historical significance. Raffy's knowledge and obvious love for Rome was remarkable. We had a wonderful time and learned so much!

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Reviewed by
John Moore
1/14/2020
Lovely Tour

What a great tour. We got to the Colosseum early so it was not very crowded and it is so cool, I had no idea how big it really was. The tour of the Roman Forum was also better than I could have expected, it itself is a huge highlight too!

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Reviewed by
Ally G.
1/13/2020
Great Value

I really enjoyed our time at the Colosseum. The guide was very informative and I was very impressed by the Palatine Hill especially. We wanted to go into the underground but did not know it sold out long before. This tour worked out great!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where to meet?

Green Souvenir Kiosk in front of “Colosseo” metro stop - located just outside the lower level entry. A representative will be there holding a sign with our company name on it.

What to bring?

Green Souvenir Kiosk in front of “Colosseo” metro stop - located just outside the lower level entry. A representative will be there holding a sign with our company name on it.

Q: Does this tour still run if it rains?

Rain happens, but the show must go on.  We'll run our Colosseum tours rain or shine.

Q: What if I'm not sure about my mobility?

A: If you have any doubts about your mobility, we strongly suggest you take a Private Colosseum Tour.

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