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Itinerary
Start with an introduction atop the Oppian hill, where a scenic view over the Colosseum and the Arch of Costantine and com face-to-face with one of history greatest feats of architecture.

Once inside the Flavian Amphitheater, your expert English speaking tour guide will bring to life what once was the greatest show on earth.
You will then hear the lions roaring and the explosion of the screaming crowds, almost as if you were carried away dreaming of being one of Rome’s greatest victorious gladiators.

During a short pause by the Arch of Constantine you will hear the tales of triumphal parades that fueled the egos of the Emperors,you will discover the secrets of Rome’s mysterious and gory sacrifices and learn about the everyday life of ancient Rome.

While exploring the Sacred Way and its many ruined temples you will reach the heart of the Roman Forum: the altar where the body of Julius Caesar was once cremated. Walk in the foot-steps of the most famous dictator in history and learn learn how Rome evolved from a Republic into an Empire.
Locations visited
Colosseum
Roman Forum
Arco di Costantino
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Overview
Why spend your valuable time in Rome waiting in long lines when you take this entertaining and informative small-group tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum with skip-the-line access. Hear from the expert English-speaking guide about what went on during antiquity's greatest show on earth, as well as, what daily life was like in ancient Rome.
Highlights
  • Small-group guided tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum
  • Get skip-the-line access to the Colosseum so you don't have to wait in the long queues
  • Walk in the footsteps of Julius Caesar and see the spot where his body was cremated
  • Learn about the history of ancient Rome and how it went from a republic to a dictatorship
  • Small-group tour ensures ample attention from the guide
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Rachel was lovely and easy to understand

We didn't have to wait long and it was a great tour. she was great! Hot .... in August. The colosseum is an amazing experience. Rachel knew a lot of great background information. She also lead us to spots to talk in the shade which...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fantastic tours with great tour guides

We toured the Colosseum and Roman Forum with Rachele, and also did the Vatican Museum tour with Patrizia. We were in Rome in January for our honeymoon and both of these tours were fantastic! Both tour guides provided excellent insights and helped us maximize what...More

Thank Jenny N
Denis P, Proprietario at Together In Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jenny, Thank you so much! We really appreciate your review and we are happy you enjoyed the tour experience with Rachele and Patrizia! They will love to read your kind words. Hope to see you again soon in Rome! Ciao!

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Amazing Colosseum Tour w/ Francesca!

We were very lucky to have Francesca as our tour guide for the Colosseum! She is extremely knowledgable about ancient Roman history and architecture, and is genuinely passionate about teaching it- it was truly inspiring to see her get so excited about it. She kept...More

Thank Jacqueline N
Denis P, Proprietario at Together In Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Dear Jaqueline, Thank you so much! We are really happy you enjoyed the tour experience with Francesca! She will love to read your kind words. Hope to see you again soon! Ciao

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
Semi Private Colosseum and Roman Forum with Rachele

Simply put Rachele was great and went into more detail than every other tour guide around us. She also took us to the best spots for photos and was always nice enough to make us aware when we were passing a water fountain (it was...More

Thank Austin J
Denis P, Proprietario at Together In Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Dear Austin, Thank you so much for your kind words! We really appreciate your review and we are happy you enjoyed the tour experience with Rachele! Hope to see you again soon in Rome! Ciao!

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Exceeded Expectations!

Our tour of the Colosseum and Roman Forum wouldn't have been the same without our wonderful guide, Rachele. We were pleasantly surprised to find that we were in a small group of 7 people total. Rachele did everything she could to make this the perfect...More

Thank britneyrae
Denis P, Proprietario at Together In Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Dear Britney, Thank you so much for your review! We really appreciate your kind words, I will forward them to Rachele. I'm happy you enjoyed our tour, and hope to see you again soon in Rome! Ciao

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