Fast Track: Colosseum, Arena Floor & Ancient Rome VIP Tour

USD 49
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  • No smoking area



Walk in the footsteps of the gladiators on this unique tour of the Colosseum & its arena floor. Explore the Roman Forum & Palatine Hill with a guide.

Discover unseen facets of the Colosseum on this exclusive skip-the-line tour with an expert guide. Access the arena floor through the gladiators’ gate and imagine what they would’ve experienced as they stepped out under the gaze of thousands of noisy spectators. From the arena, look down into the dungeons where the gladiators would prepare themselves beforehand and wild animals were kept. Across the way in the Forum, the political, social and religious core of the city, find the remains of public buildings, temples, the sacred dwelling of the Vestal Virgins, and much more. Listen to your guide as they share stories of the political dramas that played out there and the daily lives of people who lived over 2000 years ago. Finally, head to Palatine Hill, the supposed spot chosen by Romulus to found his new city. It became the home of the rich and powerful during the Republic during the Empire. The remains of some of their palaces are still visible to this day.