Rome: Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Guided Tour

Rome is a city of history and culture, and a guided tour of the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum is an excellent way to explore the city. The Colosseum, originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, was built in 70-80 AD and is one of the most iconic landmarks of Rome. It was used for gladiator fights, public spectacles and executions, and is now a popular tourist attraction. Palatine Hill is the most ancient part of Rome, and is located just south of the Colosseum. It was once the home of Rome’s most powerful families and is now a beautiful public park. The Roman Forum was the political, religious and commercial centre of ancient Rome, and is now home to some of the most impressive ruins in the city. A guided tour of the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum is a great way to learn about the history of Rome and to experience the beauty of the city. The tour includes a visit to the Colosseum, where visitors can learn about the history of the building and its various uses. They will also get to explore the ruins of Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum, and learn about the political, religious and commercial activities that took place in ancient Rome. The tour also includes a visit to the Capitoline Museums, which houses a collection of sculptures and artifacts from the Roman period. The tour is a great way to learn about the history of Rome and to experience the beauty of the city.

Frequently asked questions

Where will the tour begin?

The tour begins at the local tour office near the Colosseum.

What will we see during the tour?

You'll explore the mighty Colosseum, the ancient Palatine Hill and the historic Roman Forum, among other landmarks.

Is there a guide provided?

Yes, a professional guide will accompany you throughout the tour.

How long is the tour?

The entire tour takes about 3 hours.

Can children attend the tour?

Yes, children are welcome but they must be accompanied by an adult.

Do we need to bring anything?

Comfortable walking shoes and bottled water are recommended.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the tour is wheelchair accessible.

What happens if it rains?

The tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately.

Are there restrooms available during the tour?

Yes, there are restrooms available at various points during the tour.

Can we take photos during the tour?

Absolutely, you are encouraged to take photos to capture your experience.