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An expert English speaking guide will take you on a journey back in time, recreating the amazing history and mysteries of this grand monument. On your tour you will beat the crowd skipping the long ticket lines through a separate entrance to venture deep inside the walls of the Colosseum discovering its many secrets and mysteries. Join us on the Official Colosseum Underground Tour and walk out onto the famous Arena floor once stood upon by Rome's greatest gladiators. From there you will travel down into the depths of this incredible monuments underground area seeing the dark dungeons where gladiators and animals were held before the contests began. After leaving the Colosseum you will march onward into the ruins of the Roman Imperial Forum, the true heart of ancient Rome brought back to life by your professional tour guide.

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Stop At: Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome Italy

By joining this Official Colosseum underground tour, you will be provided with 'skip the line' entrance tickets, so the group can head straight inside and not waste time standing around in ticket lines.   
As you walk inside the Colosseum, you will begin to feel the magnitude of where you are. This tour gives you access also to the Colosseum arena with a beautiful view over the underground level. You will also visit the underground chambers and hear stories of gladiators and wild animals that were kept there. Exploring the ground floor level and up to the second tier, your guide will recreate the past, with stories of epic battles, painting pictures in your mind, bringing to life the walls that surround you. 
Learn about the types of games and ferocious battles that the Romans enjoyed the most. See where the emperor would be perched, high above the arena floor, ready to decide the fate of another gladiator as he stood before a roaring Roman crowd. Along with providing you with expert knowledge, your guide will also point out the best places to capture that perfect picture during your tour, as you tour the circumference of the Colosseum. 
The tour will consist of 2 separate parts, 1 hour in the Colosseum & 1.5 hour in the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill area. 

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Palatine Hill, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy

The Roman Forum & Palatine Hill part of the tour will last approximately 1.5 hours.
These tours are separated by a break to allow time for pictures or to spend more time in the monument or attraction

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes


    Location: Rome, Italy

    Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

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      Departure Point:
      Via della Polveriera, 8, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

      Return Details:
      Colosseo, 00184 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

    • Inclusions:
      • Professional guide
      • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
      • All taxes, fees and handling charges
      • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
      • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill

    • Exclusions:
      • Gratuities
      • Hotel pickup and drop-off
      • Food and drinks, unless specified

    • Other Information:
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Meeting place: Via della Polveriera nr.8 (just a 2 minute walk from the Colosseum metro stop)
      • All clients will be asked to show a photo ID, you must bring a photo ID to be allowed into the Colosseum.
      • The tour reservations have strict timing. To join the tour you are required to be at the meeting point for check-in at least 15 minutes prior to your tour departure time.
      • If you arrive late for the meeting time, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule, unless you pay for the activity again. As per "No Show" rules you will not be entitled to a refund.
      • Please be advised capacity regulations and security may delay the tour departure. This could also influence the smooth running of the tour especially on national holidays and events.
      • All visitors must pass through the monument/attraction security check please allow at least 20 minutes to clear security
      • The exact timings and reservations can vary, dependant on the monument/attractions administration offices availabilities and decisions on the booking day and can be subject to last minute changes. Departure time can differ up to 20 minutes from your selected time.
      • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
      • Please be aware that large bags/backpacks/suitcases are not permitted in the monument/ attraction. Only very small bags are allowed. Please do not bring these items with you on the day of your tour as there are no cloakrooms at the monument.
      • Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Dress code is comfortable clothing
      • The tour will consist of 2 separate parts, 1 hour in the Colosseum & 1.5 hours in the Roman Forum or Palatine hill area.
      • The Colosseum portion of the tour will last approximately 1 hour.
      • The Roman Forum & Palatine Hill part of the tour will last approximately 1.5 hours and have various meeting times throughout the day.
      • These tours are separated by a break to allow time for pictures or to spend more time in the monument or attraction
      • Stroller accessible
      • Near public transportation
      • Most travelers can participate
      • Please let us know if possible your Hotel name in Rome.
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers

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