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Colosseum Express Tour

  • Avoid long entry lines at the Roman Colosseum by booking a tour in advance
  • One-hour tour is perfect for visitors and families with limited time
  • Learn about ancient Roman history and hear stories about gladiator games
Colosseum Express Tour
From US$38.41
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Skip the long entrance lines at the Roman Colosseum by booking a guided express tour in advance. This one-hour tour is perfect for visitors that want a brief introduction to Ancient Rome. Your guide will point out the best Colosseum sights and then you’ll enjoy unlimited time to explore the Colosseum on your own.
What to Expect
Meet your guide outside the Colosseum entrance at 8:30am. Your guide will provide a brief introduction to ancient Rome and then you’ll head directly into the Colosseum skipping the long entrance line out front.

Your guide will walk you through the Colosseum pointing out the best sights and sharing stories about gladiator games and epic battles. This tour is ideal for families or visitors who want a quick overview of the history and purpose of the Colosseum and then plenty of time to explore on their own.

When the guided portion of the tour is complete, you’re free to explore the Colosseum as you wish.
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Reviewed today
Superb Guide

Our tour guide Andreas was fabulous and was so knowledgeable and passionate about his subject that it made our visit real and meaningful. He was punctual, funny and chatty and helped with our many questions. I would recommend an early tour as the Colosseum quickly...More

Thank sally c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Julia was our guide, the experience was amazing! It shows that she loves what she does. She could answer all our doubts and explained thoroughly everything about the Coliseum. Plus, we did not have to wait the long queue. I reccomend it!

Thank Giuly P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Just right.

Loved the skip the line! Guide was very interesting and well informed. Our tour was upgraded so we were able to enter through the east (just like the gladiators.) We were at the arena level and had a commanding view of the entire space. The...More

Thank Yupa R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terrible tour ever participated

Viale Pasteur is a cunning person. Viale Pasteur sold us a tour to visit Colosseum, Forum, and hill. The tour was terrible! Stay away from them. First of all, my wife and I were over charged compared to other people on the same tour. When...More

4  Thank MikeMortazavi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Really friendly

Andre, our tour guide, was very friendly, funny and spoke very good English. He tried very hard to make sure we could all hear and understand him. The tour was informative but also not too long. You were also given time to wonder around on...More

Thank freyasmithh
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