City Sightseeing Rome - Best of Rome
20.01.2017 - 31.03.2017 | Colosseum Rome
Best of Rome
Skip the lines and get the VIP entrance, in small groups, to visit the Colosseum with our official tour guides. Our tours of the Colosseum also include a visit to the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill.
Colosseum Tour – A highlights walking tour through the Coliseum, the most imposing of all roman monuments, where thousands of men and wild animals were put to death in front of a blood-thirsty audience. Admire the incredible engineering genius of the Romans and hear about the incredible speed at which they were able to build. Learn about the mad emperors that performed in the arena as gladiators.
Walk through the heart of the Ancient city, the Roman Forum, where our expert tour guides will bring back to life the memories of a lost world, from the assassination of Julius Caesar to fascinating details of daily life in ancient Rome. See the very sight where the body of Julius Caesar was cremated, the Arch of Titus, the Temple of the Vestal Virgins, the Senate House, the ancient market, the brothels and walk on the Via Sacra, where legions once marched during the triumphal parades.
Visit the Palatine hill, the core of the Seven Hills, one of the most ancient parts of the city, where, according to the legend, in 753 BC Romulus founded Rome, after killing his brother Remo.
The package includes:
- Welcome and assistance at the City Sightseeing® Roma Info point ( Colosseum newspaper seller) COLOSSEUM METRO STATION
- Colosseum, Forum and Palatine reserved entrance
- Guided tour – as per scheduled programme
City Sightseeing® Roma Info point next to Metro Colosseum (Colosseum newspaper seller)
Season: every day except closing days
Closing days: Every First Sunday of the month/ 1st Jan/1st May and 25th Dec
Duration of the tour: approx. 2h 30min