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Small-Group Tour of the Colosseum Including Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

  • Enjoy a comprehensive overview of ancient Rome’s most important sites
  • Beat the crowds and save time with skip-the-line Colosseum access
  • A small group tour makes for a relaxing, personal way to explore
Small-Group Tour of the Colosseum Including Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
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Embark on this comprehensive tour of ancient Rome’s most important landmarks, including the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Don’t waste time waiting for hours in line: skip-the-line access means you’ll be whisked right inside the Colosseum. A small-group tour makes for an intimate way to discover the sights, while included audio headsets mean you won’t miss a single word from your guide. Continue to the Palatine Hill for panoramic city views.

What to Expect

This small-group tour begins at a meeting point just outside of the Colosseum’s entrance. Lines for the UNESCO World Heritage Site are famously long, but skip-the-line access means you’ll save hours otherwise spent waiting.

Follow your guide inside, put on audio headsets, and discover this world-famous landmark up close. You’ll hear stories about the gladiators who once fought here, as well as the long history of the Colosseum.

Next, the tour continues in the Roman Forum, just adjacent from the Colosseum. Home to a heavy concentration of priceless ruins, the Forum was once the heart of the Roman Empire. See Julius Caesar’s final resting place, the Temple of the Vestal Virgins, and more.

The final stop on the tour is Palatine Hill. Climb up to the top for views overlooking the Roman Forum and beyond, and hear the Romulus and Remus myth from your guide. The tour ends back in front of the Roman Forum.

Reviews (214)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour and tour guide

Julietta was our tour guide and she was great. Very knowledgable and engaging during the tour. She also has a great sense of humor that made things interesting and easy to take in. I recommend it to anyone

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carmineragu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bringing Rome alive!

Maria Theresa was such a wonderfully friendly and informative guide who brought the Colosseum, Forum and Pallatin Hill alive for us with her commentary and pictures! We were so glad we booked with Walks!! We will definitely recommend this tour company to our friends. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2016travelgal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Best guided tour ever!

We were fortunate to have a wonderful guide, Giulietta, who is a scholar and natural born teacher with a sense of humor as well. The tour was paced well with times to sit and bathroom breaks. I have lived in Rome but it was my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sasct
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Awesome tour! Very informative and well done

Our Walks of Italy tour was the highlight of our visit in Rome, our guide was extremely knowledgeable, including having answers for all the random questions the group asked throughout the tour. There were some great touches throughout that focused us back in on how...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yekcam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Walk back in time with ' Walks of Italy'

If you are in Rome, one of the magnificent cities in the world with historical importance, it is most necessary to take a guided tour and what better than Walks of Italy. Before booking, ensure that you choose a convenient time slot and the language...More

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We went in May and there were 8 in our group.
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