Panoramic Glass Lift to Top Tier Colosseum Semi-Private Tour

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Soar to the top of the Colosseum via a brand new glass elevator on this semi-private Top Tier Colosseum Tour of max 6 participants. This newly accessible section promises an unforgettable experience.

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  • Skip the lines with priority access on this exclusive Colosseum tour
  • Hear of tales of glory, gore and pomp from over 2000 years ago with a top guide
  • Enjoy exclusive access to the restricted top levels, closed for over 40 years
  • Marvel at the stunning views of Rome from 15 stories high
  • Immerse yourself in the Colosseum's history, with key highlights on every floor


Your expert guide eagerly awaits you and your semi-private group (limited to six travelers) at the grand entrance of the Colosseum. With priority access, you'll breeze past the lengthy queues and step directly into the heart of this historic icon. Accompanied by your knowledgeable guide, embark on a captivating journey as you ascend the newly inaugurated glass elevator to the Colosseum's top tiers. After climbing a final set of stairs, behold a panoramic spectacle: the Colosseum sprawls beneath you, offering breathtaking views of the Forum and Palatine Hill. The exploration continues as your guide leads you through all the aboveground levels of the Colosseum, traversing diverse tiers and unraveling the intricate seating arrangements for different social classes. Pausing at each level, immerse yourself in tales of ancient spectacle and gore that unfolded in this iconic amphitheater. Gain insights into the meticulous planning behind the Colosseum's construction, the intricacies of gladiator fights, and the symbolic significance of the arena floor covered in white sand. Transport yourself to an era devoid of modern technologies, where witnessing exotic animals like tigers, lions, bears, and leopards was a sensory marvel. The Colosseum's games and battles served as riveting spectacles, attracting crowds ranging from 50,000 to 80,000 spectators per game in a city boasting a population of one million. Discover the nuances of access to these events—while every Roman citizen had the right to attend for free, equitable seating was far from guaranteed! From every tier, your gaze converges on the Imperial Box, the exclusive perch of the Roman Empire's most influential figure, the Emperor. Mirroring the privileges of Roman emperors, this tour ensures its travelers enjoy unparalleled access to the most stunning and awe-inspiring views of Rome during this exceptional tour. Step into the shoes of the privileged few who once occupied the Imperial Box and relish an experience that transcends time, providing a unique perspective on the eternal city.


Skip the line Colosseum tickets Professional expert guide, fully guided experience Panoramic Glass Elevator Access Exclusive access to top Colosseum levels Full access to public areas

Important Information

  • This tour is partially wheelchair accessible—there are two flights of stairs required to reach the very top tier Please note that all Colosseum tour starting times are subject to change based on ticket availability. The Colosseum can accommodate a maximum of 3000 people at once. This could lead to delays in access to the site, even for pre-booked visitors. Please be on time!

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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