Rome: Colosseum Gladiators Gate & Arena Express Guided Tour

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Embark on a journey through history as you follow the path of the legendary Roman Gladiators onto the storied Arena floor during this expertly guided, semi-private exploration of the Colosseum.

Highlights

  • Venture beyond the iconic Colosseum Gladiators Gate
  • Take advantage of exclusive access to the Arena floor
  • Learn the exciting and bloody history of the Colosseum

Description

Every year, countless visitors flock to the Flavian Amphitheater, famously known as the Colosseum. Yet, not everyone gets the opportunity to truly immerse themselves in the world of the Gladiators – until now. Join our exclusive tour with LivTours, granting you priority access to step onto the Arena floor. From this vantage point, gaze upon the towering remnants of the stands, envisioning the thunderous applause of an 80,000-strong crowd echoing around you. Guided by an expert fluent in English, you'll bypass the lengthy queues of tourists with skip-the-line tickets. Once past security, venture through the colossal arches and delve into the most renowned ancient monument globally, the Colosseum. Constructed in the 1st Century AD under the reign of the Flavian Emperors – Vespasian, Titus, and Domitian – this edifice earned its moniker, 'Colosseo,' owing to its proximity to a mammoth golden statue of the sun god Apollo. Across centuries, the Colosseum embodied the might, opulence, and spectacle of Ancient Rome's public entertainment. During this expedited 1.5-hour tour, featuring exclusive access to the Arena Floor, delve into the rich history of this extraordinary site. Discover the rigorous training and combat techniques of the gladiators, their dietary regimen for peak performance, as well as the intricacies of their armor and weaponry. Hear gripping accounts of savage animal contests and legendary staged naval skirmishes, alongside tales of emperors, slaves, vestal virgins, and celebrated gladiators. As the tour concludes within the Colosseum, you're free to further explore at your leisure, continuing to unravel the mysteries of this ancient marvel.

Includes

Skip-the-Line ticket to the Colosseum Access to the arena floor Access through the Gladiator Gate Climb to the first tier of the Colosseum Local guide

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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