Rome: Colosseum Express Morning Small Group Tour

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Get the most out of your trip to Rome with an express tour of the Colosseum in Rome. Travel back in time on a tour of the Colosseum and explore the Forum and Palatine Hill at your own pace.


  • See the largest ampitheater of the Roman Empire and marvel at its grandeur
  • Take advantage of an early morning tour to see the monument before the crowds
  • Enjoy express entrance to the popular Colosseum
  • Explore the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill at your own leisure
  • Transport yourself back to the age of gladiators, chariot races, and executions


Explore the magnificent Colosseum on this guided tour. Discover its history and learn about life in ancient Rome. Standing as a symbol of beauty and grandeur for 2000 years, the Colosseum is also known as the Flavian Amphitheater and was the largest amphitheater in the Roman Empire. Your guide will transport you back in time through the first and second levels of the Colosseum using your skip-the-line ticket. Learn about the imperial history, gladiator combat, animal contests, and executions in front of 50,000 spectators. While learning from a trained English-speaking guide, explore the mystery surrounding the games conducted there and the amazing stories of the famed gladiators who captivated the audience with their brutal combat. Your guide will tour you through the Colosseum for around 45 - 60 minutes. After your tour of the Colosseum, the staff will provide you with access to the nearby Roman Forum and Palatine Hill which you'll have the freedom to explore at your own pace. These two sites were once the heart of the Roman Empire, and there is no shortage of historical and cultural treasures to discover here


Colosseum skip-the-line entry ticket Local guide Headset to hear better the guide Access to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill and explore at your own peace

Important Information

  • The full names of all the participants in the booking is needed, incomplete information on the booking cannot be guaranteed entrance.
  • ID mandatory. Guests who show up without ID cannot be guaranteed entrance.
  • The entrance ticket fee to the archeological sites is 16€ for adults, accompanied by 2€ reservation fee.
  • The additional amount covers services provided by experienced licensed guides, audio devices, reservations fees and other tour amenities.
  • This tour operates in all weather conditions.
  • A moderate fitness level is required.
  • You must pass a metal detector security check for the Colosseum.
  • Your guide will lead the whole group, so you access and exit the monuments as a group.
  • Entry cannot be guaranteed for late arrivals.

Easy cancellation

This activity is non-refundable


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