Private Colosseum tour, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
Attractions & guided tours

Private Colosseum tour, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Skip the line at the 3 most important sites of Ancient Rome: the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • A private tour with a dedicated, expert English-speaking guide who can personalize your visit ensuring a unique experience
  • Choose which sites you wish to focus on and how much time you want to spend in each
  • Your Ancient Rome experience is customizable and completely up to you
  • Covering three ancient sites in just half a day, you can be sure you're not missing out
What to expect

Get VIP treatment with your own Private Ancient Rome Tour as you skip all the lines and enjoy the privilege of customizing your own tour. You can choose the focus of your tour and spend more time visiting sites that interest you. This private tour can be tailored to visit any of the general access areas within the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.

Colosseum

Skip the line into the Roman Empire as you enter the Colosseum. Step into the world’s most famous amphitheater, where ferocious battles of gladiators and exotic animals entertained the Romans and their emperors. Your expert guide will tell the rich history and stories of the Colosseum leaving you with vivid images of an era that still fascinates and excites everyone to this day.

Roman Forum

Visit the Roman Forum, heart of Ancient Rome’s political and commercial center, where you will see the temple that houses the altar of Julius Caesar. Stroll along the original paths and admire the astonishing remains of the Via Sacra (Sacred Way), which once sparkled with festivals and triumphal processions. Surround yourself with majestic temples, awe-inspiring palaces, and magnificent basilicas built over two thousand years ago!

Palatine Hill

Experience Palatine Hill, the foundation and heart of Ancient Rome and where Emperors of the Roman era built their palaces overlooking the Colosseum and Roman Forum. History tells us that this is the location where Romulus killed his brother, Remus, after quarreling over where the city should be built. Take a step back in time as you are guided through the Roman Empire’s majestic villas and gardens. See firsthand where the Emperors lived, ruled, and became immortal.

Knowledgeable, enthusiastic and articulate English-speaking tour guides will cater specifically to your needs and make your private visit to the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum unique and unforgettable. With skip-the-line access, you’ll have more time to experience the sites, enjoy your day and create memories you will cherish forever.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill entrance ticket and reservation fee
    • Special access to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
    • An expert tour guide
    What's not included
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    Reduced price
    • Children (0-3 years old): free (strollers or baby carriages are not allowed on this tour)
    • Prices are per person and vary according to the number of participants
    Where

    Piazza del Colosseo, 58, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

    Meeting point:

    The tour commences above the 2nd floor of the metro line B (blue line) stop "Colosseo".

    What to remember
    • Following the new regulations regarding Coronavirus, at the entrance your body temperature will be checked. If your body temperature is above 37.5 ° C, you will not be able to enter the site
    • All visitors must wear the mask both at the entrance and during the entire visit and always keep the safety distance of 1.80 m. Please make sure to bring your own mask to the meeting point
    • This tour involves a fair amount of walking, hills and stairs; comfortable shoes are recommended
    • Photography is permitted throughout the tour
    • Some sites visited lack shade and can be hot under direct sunlight. We recommend bringing a hat, sunscreen and a bottle of water in warm weather
    • Each group has a maximum of 24 participants
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    When
    • This tour has multiple departure times. The guest must select only one departure time on the calendar when booking, and times are not interchangeable
    • It is the responsibility of all visitors to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure. Guests arriving after departure cannot be accommodated and missed tours or tickets cannot be refunded.
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    Provider
    City Wonders
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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