Rome is one of the most iconic cities in the world, and a Skip-the-Line Tour to the Colosseum, Forum, and Palatine Hill is the perfect way to explore its ancient history and culture. This tour offers a comprehensive overview of some of the most important sites in the city, and you'll be able to avoid the long lines that often form outside of these popular attractions. You'll start your tour at the Colosseum, the largest amphitheater ever built and one of the most iconic landmarks in the world. Here, you'll learn about the history of the Colosseum and its role in the Roman Empire. You'll also get to explore the underground chambers and the arena floor, where gladiators once fought. Next, you'll head to the Forum, the political and religious center of ancient Rome. Here, you'll learn about the history and significance of the Forum, and you'll be able to explore the ruins of temples, basilicas, and other important buildings. Finally, you'll visit the Palatine Hill, the most important of the seven hills of Rome. Here, you'll learn about the history of the Palatine Hill and its role in the Roman Empire, as well as explore the ruins of the imperial palaces. This Skip-the-Line Tour to the Colosseum, Forum, and Palatine Hill is the perfect way to explore the ancient history of Rome and get a comprehensive overview of some of the most important sites in the city.
Frequently asked questions
What does the skip-the-line ticket include?
The skip-the-line ticket includes fast entry to the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. It also includes a downloadable map of Rome.
How long is the tour?
The total length of the tour is approximately 3 hours. This includes roughly 1 hour spent inside the Colosseum.
Do children need a ticket?
Children under 18 years old need a ticket, but it's free of charge. They must be accompanied by an adult and carry an ID.
Can I bring a backpack?
Backpacks, large bags, and luggage aren't allowed inside the Colosseum.
Is food or drink included?
Food and drink aren't included. However, there are several nearby places where you can purchase refreshments.
Is the tour wheelchair accessible?
Unfortunately, the Colosseum, Forum and Palatine Hill tour isn't wheelchair accessible.
Can I take photographs?
Yes, photography is permitted throughout the tour. However, tripods and selfie sticks are not allowed.
Are pets allowed?
Pets are not allowed on the tour for safety reasons.
Is there a guided tour option?
Yes, a guided tour option is available at an additional cost. It includes a professional guide who will share in-depth knowledge about the sites.
What languages are available for the guided tour?
The guided tour is available in English, Spanish, French, German and Italian.