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“Amazing site and sight”
Review of Colosseum

Colosseum
Ranked #3 of 1 971 things to do in Rome
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Perhaps the best-preserved of the monuments of ancient Rome, this huge marble structure was built to hold more than 50,000 spectators to witness bloody contests of might and the slaughter of wild beasts.
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We visited on Easter Monday, the queues were enormous so we chose to go with the guided ‘no queues’ trip. It was worth it. It is an amazing site and a guide has the stories that bring it to life and get behind the ‘Hollywood’ version.

Thank John A
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We paid a small premium to skip the huge line and got in quite quickly. It’s an awesome building and even more so when
You remember it’s 2000 years old. It’s one of the most famous buildings in the world and a must see when in Rome. The queues at times are huge so we advise paying a bit extra to join a guided tour which you can break away from once inside.

Thank JimmyandHeather
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

A must see when going to Rome. It does get very busy and attracts a lot of tourists. Ignore the agents that stand outside and try to sell you a ticket or upgrade the one you currently have. Recommended doing the audio tour.

Thank Adam B
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Being one of the main Roman attractions there is always a lot of people around the entrance fo the Colosseum. However, if you go early in the morning there is no need to pay extra for the skip the line.

Thank Claudia I
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

buy tickets in advance and get a guided tour inside.
must go in good weather and get tickets in advance or at the forum

Thank VictorG2128
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