We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skip the line walking tour of the Colosseum, Roman forum and Palatine hill

Save
Share
Likely To Sell Out
Select Date and Travelers
From
US$111.67
Date
2 travelers
Options
Select tour language
Overview
Itinerary
+
You'll start at
Piazza del Arco di Costantino
Piazza del Arco di Costantino, 00186 Roma RM, ItalyThe meeting point is at the colosseum square, at the short side of the arch of Constantine facing the Palatine hill, at a small column close to a street lamp
See address & details
  • 1
    Colosseum
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 2
    Palatine Hill
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 3
    Roman Forum
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
You'll end at
Largo Corrado Ricci, 42
Largo Corrado Ricci, 42, 00184 Roma RM, ItalyThe tour ends at the roman forum, very close to the church of Saint Peter in chains, where you can find the Moses of Michelangelo, and you'll be close to the Metro stop Cavour B line, 1 stop from Termini station
See address & details
Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Piazza del Arco di Costantino, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Largo Corrado Ricci, 42, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
    Inclusions
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly for a group of more than 5 pax
    • Local guide
    • Professional archaeologist or art historian guide
    • Ticket fees
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
    • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
    • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those using a wheelchair
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative
    • Operates in almost all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    24Reviews2Q&A
    Traveler rating
    • 23
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language
    Selected filters
    • Filter
    • English
    Popular mentions
    +1
    Ferdinando was a very informative guide and was great to have with us while exploring everything we did! We had a great time and learned so much that we would have no idea. He was able to tell us a lot more than just what was on the surface which was fantastic. We were a wild
    Read more
    We were truly fortunate to have Ferdinando as our guide. He is bursting with knowledge and full of zeal, imparting so much useful knowledge about ancient Rome to us in 3 hours. This is the most educational and enriching tour I have ever been on. Highly recommended!
    Read more
    Ferdinando showed the forum to us with our 80 year old parents and our kids (11 and 7). He adapted his descriptions to both levels of knowledge and the kids were fascinated and intrigued. His English is without an accent. He delivers historical knowledge with an extra layer of
    Read more
    Getting the chance to visit all 3 of these areas was so perfect. I love looking at ancient buildings/artifacts but I always want to know the history behind it. This tour gave me that and I am extremely happy, especially because the Colosseum is one of the most notorious
    Read more
    This was our first time to Rome and didn't know what tours around the Colosseum would be like, but after seeing many tours with big groups and no interaction, just a guide with a microphone, i'm glad we found Ferdinando. He said he only does small groups and it turned out my
    Read more
    Previous
    About the operator
    By: Rome in Tours
    158 reviews
    kayaker12
    Seattle, Washington
    8431
    Hands down the best experience EVER!!
    Ferdinando. This is key, to the best of my knowledge, to an amazing experience. I booked this tour via airBnB - a
    Read more
    kerinam2013
    85
    Highlight of the trip
    My son's chose a trip to Italy to see the Roman ruins as his high school graduation gift. When I told him we would
    Read more
    Inspire470302
    11
    Ostia Antica Explained
    Three of us booked a tour with Ferdinando and it was well worth it. He met us at train station and accompanied us
    Read more
    mamaher4
    21
    Great Tour
    Ferdinando was recommended by a friend. When I contacted him, he was unavailable but was very helpful in finding
    Read more
    tracypU3185DJ
    Wavell Heights
    174
    Wonderful tours of the Vatican and Coliseum
    Ferdinando provides us with 2 tours today. One was to the Vatican and Sistene Chapel and in the afternoon the
    Read more
    Mika_Men
    Scotland, United Kingdom
    167
    Tour of the Vatican
    I highly recommend Ferdinando's Vatican tour. I had been to the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel before but this
    Read more
    Ashjbenner
    Windsor, Colorado
    37
    Great Tour with a Great Guide!
    Ferdinando was a very informative guide and was great to have with us while exploring everything we did! We had a
    Read more
    dandelionbreak2014
    Singapore, Singapore
    52
    Deeply informative and engaging tour!
    We were truly fortunate to have Ferdinando as our guide. He is bursting with knowledge and full of zeal, imparting
    Read more
    OxideMontefeltro
    Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
    4245
    Fantastic Ferdinando: great archeological/historical tours
    Ferdinando showed the forum to us with our 80 year old parents and our kids (11 and 7). He adapted his
    Read more
    Courtney W
    12
    Great tour!
    Getting the chance to visit all 3 of these areas was so perfect. I love looking at ancient buildings/artifacts but
    Read more
    rcbrown04
    38
    Colosseum Underground at Night
    By day, most impressive. By night, an other-world experience. Very limited number of tours authorized at night.
    Read more
    Todd J
    Scottsdale, Arizona
    12
    Great Experience
    This was our first time to Rome and didn't know what tours around the Colosseum would be like, but after seeing
    Read more
    1981Samuel
    11
    Amazing places and fantastic guide!
    I strongly recommend the tour Colosseum, Roman forum and Palatine hill with guide. In particular, we were guided
    Read more
    Marie N
    11
    Ferdinando is a great guide!
    You will miss so much when you visit these historical places if you dont have a guide. His English is perfect and
    Read more
    kapola72
    Roma, Italia
    127
    A different view
    A group of romans looking for something extra, not just the usual guide (we are very very pretentious) eventually
    Read more
    Key Details
    • Duration: 3h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Languages Offered: English, Italian
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall:+63 923-0990452
    Travelers Also Viewed
    Frequently bought together
    Likely To Sell Out
    Gladiator Gate and Arena Floor...
    773 Reviews
    from US$69.94*
    Skip the Line: Colosseum, Palatine...
    811 Reviews
    from US$47.38*
    Likely To Sell Out
    Colosseum Underground with Arena...
    3,249 Reviews
    from US$122.95*
    Likely To Sell Out
    Skip the Line: Colosseum Small Group...
    12,560 Reviews
    from US$22.56*
    Likely To Sell Out
    Vatican express
    2 Reviews
    from US$111.67*
    Private tour of the Colosseum, Roman...
    3 Reviews
    from US$201.91*