Fast Track: Ancient Rome Half-Day Walking Tour With Arena Entrance

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 3 Hrs 18 Mins
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Meeting time: 20 minutes before your departure time
  • Departure Details :
    Piazza del Arco di Costantino, Roma RM, Italy,
  • Return Details :
    Piazza Navona, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Visit the Colosseum, Roman forum and Romes centro storico (historical center) on this must-do Ancient Rome tour. The 3.30 hour Rome walking tour offers the perfect introduction to the citys tumultuous history. Hear tales of gruesome gladiator combat while exploring the Colosseums first and second tiers; learn about monuments like the Regia inside the Roman Forum; and enjoy photo stops at Romes big-name attractions such as Trevi fountain, Piazza Navona and more! Choose between a standard tour (maximum 25 people) or a small-group tour (maximum 12 people) for a more personalized experience.

Highlights

Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour

Led by a local guide

Great overview and orientation of the city

Know More about this tour

Your Rome half-day tour starts near the Colosseum. Head inside to explore the first and second tiers of the Roman amphitheater with your guide. Hear how seating was allocated to social status, with the Emperors and senators enjoying the best seats in the house, and plebeians toward the top. The stadiums gladiatorial contests were its main attraction, and youll hear tales of the gory games where trained gladiators would fight each other for the amusement of the crowds.

After your Colosseum tour, set off to explore the surrounding area, discovering places that once represented the financial, commercial and political center of Ancient Rome. The main relics and ruins are clustered throughout the Roman forum, so head inside to wander seeing history set in the sites stones.

Hear fascinating tales about the power and treachery associated with the Emperors of Ancient Rome while seeing the ruins of once-important monuments like the Temple of Caesar. Stop for photos by the white marble Arch of Septimius Severus, and gaze in wonder at the colonnaded Regia once the home of the Kings of Rome. Other highlights include the Gemonian stairs and Temple of Vespasian and Titus.

Leave the Roman Forum and continue into Romes centro storico, to see all the sights around its historical center. Throw a coin in the impressive Trevi fountain for luck, and then pose for photos in front of Rome Pantheon one of the best-preserved Roman monuments in the city. Stroll around Piazza navona, a lively central square, and learn about Bernini, a much-celebrated Baroque sculptor who designed three of the squares fountains. Your Ancient Rome half-day walking tour then finishes in the center of town.

Inclusions

Professional guide

Guaranteed to skip the long lines

Headsets to ear the guide clearly

Entry/Admission - Colle Capitolino

Entry/Admission - Piazza del Campidoglio

Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions

Gratuities

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Luggage storage NOT available

Strollers are permitted.

If you or any member of your party has difficulty with mobility (uses crutches or a wheelchair, et.c) private tours are available on request

The Colosseum has strict security restrictions. Due to metal detectors at the entrances of most attractions (and no bag check) it is forbidden to bring the following:

Weapons and blunt objects (knives, long umbrellas, etc.)

Glass bottles, aerosol sprays, and alcohol.

Bicycles, skates, and segways.

Luggage or large bags.

Pets.

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