Nero's Palace Tour With Colosseum And Ancient City Tours - Rome

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Your start time is dislayed on top of your voucher (tour option) , Kindly arrive 15 minutes before start time.
  • Departure Details :
    Central location in Rome by the Colosseum. Details will be provided after booking.
  • Return Details :
    At the entrance of the Nero's House
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Explore the Colosseum and the Roman Forum before climbing Palatine Hill to see the very sites where ancient Rome was founded. Then descend into Neros Golden House (Domus Aurea) with your professional guide to see it in all its splendor, as it was 2,000 years ago using 3D glasses on this 5-hour, small-group tour.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Step back in time on a history tour

Know More about this tour

After meeting near the Colosseum, we will explore the Colosseum and the Roman Forum before climbing Palatine Hill, the very site were Rome was founded,in a small group of up to 12 people. We will walk along the Via Sacra, the main street of ancient Rome and reach the heart of the ancient capital, where the main religious and political buildings were erected some of which still standing including the Senate and the Temple of the Vestals, where Romes never-ending fire was tended by virgin priestesses, ensuring Romes glory.

Your guide will thenlead you into the Golden House to explore Neros palace.
Using 3D glasses provided during the tour, you will experience the famous Room of the Golden Vault as it was when it was built. You will also see the exterior of the Golden House and gain a detailed idea of what the palace was like as well as see ancient Rome from its luxurious terrace.

During your visit, you will be in a group of up to 24 people and will be led by the official archaeologists of the Domus Aurea who will provide you with information on the frescoed corridors and rooms. We will visit the Octagonal Room, the Cryptoporticus, the Achilles on Skyros Room, the Nympheum of Polyphemus and much more. You will enter the famous Golden Vault Room with 3D glasses that will allow you to have an all-round experience of Neros stunning power and wealth.

Your tour will conclude at the entrance to the Nero's House.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Walking tour
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 people (except in the Domus Aurea where groups have a maximum of 24)

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

NB: You must have a valid photo ID to enter the Colosseum (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also give your name, last  name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.

There will be a 30-minute long break to eat and rest

It will be possible to stop to use the restroom along the way, as needed

Dress code is smart casual. Bring a sweater to wear in the underground area as it can get cold

Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

Not wheelchair accessible

Strollers are allowed, but not recommended, as stairs are steep and the ground is uneven. Children must be carried by an adult or be able to walk

It is recommended that you bring a hat and sunscreen: Please note that sprays of any kind are not allowed inside the Colosseum.

This is an intense 5-hour walking tour as the area to cover is vast. On the way there are vending machines where people can buy drinks and quick snacks to eat while walking

Food is allowed in the archeological area

For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened. All objects (including mobile phones) must be put in a bag/backpack or in the tray for X-ray screening

Large backpacks, camping equipment, bulky bags, luggage and trolleys are not allowed. Medium and small size backpacks must be checked, as any other bag, with metal detectors, opened and visually inspected by security

Please notice that the Colosseum Administration, which depends on the Ministry of Cultural Assets and Activities has the faculty to close the Colosseum, or parts of it, with or without notice, for events, strikes, heavy rain, or any other reason. In which case, we will offer an alternative itinerary as it seems fit and offer a partial refund.

Minimum age is 14 years

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