• Key Details •

Duration: 2 hrs
Runs: Daily Except first Sunday of the month
Start Time: 9AM or 4PM

This tour includes:

  • Skip the line entrance to all sites
  • Colosseum
  • Arch of Costantine

Note:

PRIVATE and SMALL GROUPS

• Tour: Useful Information and Prices •

  • You’ll be in groups of max. 10 people.
  • Your tour guide will be LICENSED and specialized in ROMAN HISTORY.
  • The cost of the entry tickets in NOT included in the guided tour fees.
    Buy your tickets and save your money!! The online procedure is very easy!
    After paying the deposit to secure the tour, we will send you the online booking procedure to get your admission tickets.
  • Colosseum Skip the Line Tickets:
    ADULTS: 18 euros
    CHILDREN under 18 yo: FREE (just the 2 euros reservation fee).

*If  you have a party of 9 or more please concact us to arrange your private tour.

From June to October and extra fee of 15% will be added on last minute requests (3 days before the tour date)

PRICES: the tour guide fees must be considered as a total, not per person

• Meeting Point •

• ALL ABOUT THE COLOSSEUM – Guided Tour •

Do you only have a short time and you don’t want to miss a thing?
Skip the line with our COLOSSEUM  tour and DISCOVER THE AMPHITHEATRE WITH US! start your journey into the Ancient Roman world. Focus on the marvels of the free shows th Emperor offered to the people of Rome, live the atmosphere of gladiator fights and wild animal hunts with the “extras”, the executions.
Gladiatorial combat, wild animal fights & imperial decisions will come alive during the Colosseum Tour through the words of our passionate, entertaining official guides.
Follow us up to the first and second tier of the most interesting amphitheater in the world and hear the stories of its construction and the events!


How long did it take to built the largest amphitheater in the Ancient world?

Less than you think!!
How many slaves were used? Which animals were used during the shows? Discover this and many other things with our local Roman guide in a entertaining Colosseum Tour!  You will explore the incredible  “emergency” exit system … Still working quite well today to distribute the thousands of visitors in the structure.  
Public executions and behind the scene gladiator stories will enchant you. Your tour guide will help you discover how reality was much more spectacular than any movie … we are sure your Colosseum Tour will be even more memorable than Russel Crowe story 🙂


Discover all about life in Rome through the secrets of the Colosseum!

How many spectators attended every show? How many shows in one year? Where did the Emperor sit? Where were the poor ones seated? how many gladiators died in every show?! we will answer all of your questions!
Our tour guides are all English-speaking, official and experts, and they want to make the best of your time in the Colosseum Tour… in just two hours! Last but not least, your guide will show you the Arch of Constantine and give an introduction to the Roman Forum pointing out the entrance.
After the guided tour
you will be free to keep exploring the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill on your own using the same ticket you booked for the Colosseum.

ANCIENT CITY SHORT TOUR INFORMATION AND PRICES

You’ll be in groups of no more than 10 people or in a private tour 

Your guide is a LOCAL, LICENSED and specialized in ROMAN HISTORY.

The cost of Colosseum entry tickets is NOT included in the tour guide fees.
After paying the deposit to secure the tour, we will send you the online booking procedure to get your admission tickets on line. The procedure is extremely easy!

Colosseum skip the Line Tickets: The cost of the tickets in NOT included in the guide fees.

Adult ticket: 14 euro
Children under 18 do not pay for tickets:  only the 2 euro reservation fee

That’s what people say about us…

  •   Our tour guide Nicole was wonderful and helped our 3 daughters 11, 9, and 6 really enjoy the Colesseum with a mix of facts and stories. Great time!

    thumb Zack
    8/06/2019

      If you have kids with you in Rome then this tour is an ABSOLUTE MUST SEE! My kids, ages 12 and 7, were totally involved throughout this entire tour and are still talking about it two days later!

    Our host Martha was amazing! She went out of her way to call each child out by their names and ask them specific questions throughout the tour. She also had them play an interactive scavenger hunt that was a huge hit with my daughter.

    In short, our tour with Martha was unforgettable and and I’m so thankful... read more

    thumb Phillip
    8/22/2019

      It was a great tour for my kid who is 9 years old. Our guide, Marta was great, and she was interactive with the kids and explained a lot about colasseum and answered all the questions from the kids. Highly recommended families with kids.

    thumb Utku
    8/22/2019
  •   Nicole was our guide, she was very personable, sweet and great with my girls (7 & 5). She was also very knowledgeable and patient. We enjoyed our tour very much! Thank you!

    thumb Larissa
    10/10/2019

      Marta was great. My two boys and I were all engaged the entire time. She balanced educational topics with fun stories for kids. Really appreciated it.

    thumb Fabio
    8/22/2019

      A must for families looking at visiting the coliseum. Friendly and fun interactions

    thumb Sameer
    8/10/2019
  •   A thorough guided tour, MaryGrace had insight that took us back to the time when the Colosseum was in full use, it’s beginning and end. At the time of this writing this tour was not interactive for the kids in a way some other tours are structured, but MaryGrace worked very well with the kids and we all took away knowledge and insight that you just cannot read in a book as you walk through, or even listen on an audio guide. A guided tour with a passionate subject matter expert is the best option. I strongly recommend the... read more

    thumb Christine
    8/17/2019

      The BEST way to see the Colosseum with kids. I have been taking my 6 year old all around Rome, and this tour was without a doubt the highlight of her trip. Fun and educational for parents too!

    thumb Clayton
    12/30/2019

      Francesca was amazing and created an incredible and special experience for our family. She was caring, personal, and highly engaging (especially with our young son), which really meant a lot to us. She had an incredible amount of details and facts that we still talk about, and we left feeling we had made a new friend. What a great tour!

    thumb John
    11/26/2019
  •   We had an amazing experience from making the reservation all the way to getting help with a cab after our tour was over. Our boys loved our guide from the very beginning and she made us all feel special immediately. We waited in no lines to go in and were brought to all the best spots. Even better our guide had a picture book to show the kids to help them understand the tour that much better. She also kept the pace so that that the grandparents weren’t overwhelmed. Everyone raved about the tour after it was over. An excellent... read more

    thumb Hynson
    10/15/2019

      Francesca was a super guide to the Colosseum. She gauged her audience really well with a range of children from 5-10 she kept the youngest involved and interested whilst getting into more detail with the eldest. We would definitely recommend her tour to families. So wonderful to have a born and bred Roman tell us about Rome.

    thumb Pippa
    8/05/2019

      The perfect way to experience the majesty and history of the Colosseum with young kids.

    Francesca is hugely knowledgable and just so so lovely with the kids. It was pushing 42C/110F so her ability to keep us cool and manage our way around the space was appreciated.

    thumb Geoff
    8/05/2019
  •   Our three children and two grandparents absolutely loved this tour. Our kids were engaged from the start and the history was conveyed perfectly for kids. My husband said that he enjoyed this level of activity, as well. Grace was incredibly knowledgeable and has clearly been doing this for quite some time. We’d definitely recommend to families with young children, as the books and pictures that Grace brought on the tour were very helpful learning tools. Meet-up was easy, skipping line fantastic and Grace expertly led our grandparent in wheelchair thru all the access points. Loved it!

    thumb Sarah
    11/25/2019

      Francesca was very engaged and good with the kids. Expected some more unique interplay but the Coliseum itself limits it.

    thumb Jason
    2/13/2020

      Great tour and our tour guide was wonderful with the kids

    thumb Richard
    11/23/2019
  •   Grace was an amazing guide, she had a true interest in making sure our two young boys participated and learned about the fascinating history of the coliseum. She and Francesca were great communicators, super friendly and extremely accommodating! We would highly recommend this tour and these guides, a very special experience!!!

    thumb Megan
    11/28/2019

      This tour was absolutely incredible for our family! Our boys, ages 5 & 8, were engaged from the first moment we met Francesca. Our kids are energetic & Francesca kept up with them! We also visited the Vatican with her the next day, and were so sad we couldn’t have her join us in Paris. She is a wonderful and thoughtful guide. You will not be disappointed if you book with her!

    thumb Angela
    11/20/2019

Duration 2/2.5 hours
Number of peopleType of Tour

Small Group

Up to 8 people

Private*
140€130€
280€150€
3110€160€
4130€170€
5140€180€
6155€190€
7200€ private*
8220€ private*

* Please note that we reserve the right to vary the prices shown on our website at any time before you book (during Bank Holidays, National Holidays, Christmas Holidays, Easter Holidays, or last minute bookings).You will be advised of the current price at the time of booking. Once you have booked we will not increase your tour price other than for changes in VAT or any other Venues or Government imposed levy.

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