Rome Day Tour to Colosseum Tour, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill

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Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Tour highlights

  • Visit the incredible Colosseum, an amphitheater that was used for gladiatorial contests, public executions, and animal hunts.

  • Look at the ruins of temples, government buildings, and shops as you explore the Roman Forum.

  • Admire the panoramic vistas of the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and the Domus Tiberiana Palace.

  • Explore Colosseum Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Tour and learn more about the history and culture of ancient Rome.

  • Enjoy the audio guide tour available in 8 languages- English, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, and Russian languages.

Operating Hours
Roman Forum
Timings: 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Timings: 09:00 AM to 07:15 PM


Via Nicola Salvi, 68
Via Nicola Salvi, 68, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Tour cancellation_policy

  • If cancellation is made 2 days before the date of travel, no cancellation fees will be charged.
  • If cancellation is made within 2 days before the date of travel, total booking cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • In the event of unforeseen weather conditions, union issues, government restrictions, or any other circumstances beyond human control, certain trips or activities may be cancelled. In such cases, alternate feasible options will be provided. However, a cash refund will not be available.
INR 27.2
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Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Tour overview

Activity Duration: 2 - 3 hours (Approx.)

Activity Timings: 08:30 am onwards

Activity Location: Rome, Italy

About  Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill:

On this Colosseum Tour, see the biggest amphitheatre in all of Roman civilization, the Palatine Hill, the oldest portion of the city, and the Roman Forum, the lifeblood of ancient Rome. Visit the Colosseum, one of Rome's top attractions, with a huge amphitheatre that could fit 65,000 people back in Roman times. You'll get to explore the arena, the underground passageways, and the spectator stands of the largest Roman amphitheatre. After that, take a Roman Forum Tour where you may see the remains of old temples, arches, and other buildings built by different emperors. Near the forum is the area known as Palatine Hill, where you can explore the ruins of imperial palaces that have been discovered.

About the Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Tour:

  • Take a tour of the most famous amphitheatre in the world.
  • Admire the magnificent engineering and design of this historic amphitheatre.
  • Once you have passed through security, explore the Amphitheatre and learn about the amazing events there. 
  • Views of the Colosseum's exterior will serve as your first stop. Hear your tour guide detail the centuries-long existence of this landmark.
  • Observe the complex system of ramps, trapdoors, and pulleys that were utilised to convey actors and scenery into the arena.
  • Retrace the steps of ancient warriors and observe the structure from all sides. 
  • Visualise the experience of being led through a crowd of fifty thousand eager, bloodthirsty onlookers. 
  •  Stop in front of the massive Arch of Constantine as your guide gives a rundown of the structure's background and key characteristics. 
  • Go to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill following the ancient Via Sacra. 
  • After passing through security, have a closer look at the Arch of Titus.
  • Explore the most important imperial palaces, including the Domus Augustana, Palatine Stadium, and the Domus Flavia.
  • Explore the magnificent Basilica of Maxentius, the bronze entrance of the Romulus temple, the fascinating hanging door of the Antoninus and Faustina temple, and the Vestal residence along the Via Sacra.
  •  Get to the heart of the Roman Forum, the square that served as the city's political, religious, economic, and legal hub for centuries. 
  • Admire and discover the Saturn Temple, the Curia, the Tabularium and the Septimius Severus Arch.

How To Reach?

  • By Car: The activity location is 3.7 km from the city center, it will take 13 min via the Merulana route.
  • By Train: Take a train to Colosseo station which is 250m away from the museum. You can reach the activity location from the train station with a 4-minute walk.

Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Tour faqs

What are the main attractions included in the Rome Day Tour?

The main attractions included in the Rome day tours include the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and Palatine hill. You enter the Colosseum, follow the gladiators' footsteps, and get a 360-degree panoramic view of the structure. Later, explore the Forum and several significant Roman imperial structures. Travel back in time to the Forum Magnum, which formerly housed a thriving marketplace. Visit Palatine Hill, one of Rome's seven hills, to cap the tour. Experience the city's oldest location, 40 metres above the Roman Forum.

How long does the tour typically last?

The Colosseum Roman Forum and Palatine hill tour typically lasts 2 -3 hours approximately. During this time you get to visit the majestic Colosseum, which could hold about 65,000 spectators and had 80 entrances. Learn about ancient Roman government by touring the Forum's many impressive surviving structures. Last but not least, you ascend Palatine Hill, one of Rome's seven hills.

Is the tour guided?

Yes, the Colosseum Roman Forum and Palatine hill tour is guided. An experienced tour guide who is fluent in English is included in the package. These tour guides are welcoming and knowledgeable. As a result, you will discover the location's history during the tour. Your tour begins when you meet your guide outside the impressive Colosseum. Your Roman history expert tour guide will introduce you to the best arena of the Roman Empire right here. You will later meet your second guide, enthusiastic about Ancient Rome, for the second portion of your tour. This will enable you to get the most out of your trip as two top experts will take you through their specialties.

Are tickets to the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill included in the tour price?

Yes, tickets to the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill included in the Rome day tours price. Tour, transportation, and a guide are all included in the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill package. Throughout your tour, you will view the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. Additionally, you will travel the Via Sacra on a path used in ancient Rome. Together with Antonino and Faustina, you will also visit the Vesta temples.

Are there any age restrictions for the tour?

No, there are no age restrictions for this Colosseum Roman Forum and Palatine hill tour. Children under 18 are admitted free to the Colosseum, which is great news for parents taking their kids on vacation, but keep in mind they still need a ticket. For those who are less than 18, though, identification may be needed to enter. Entry cannot be guaranteed for visitors who arrive without identification.

Is there a maximum group size for the tour?

Yes, there is a maximum group size for the tour. There must be a maximum of 13–14 participants in the group, plus a guide. This will ensure that you have all you require for a thorough tour of the most significant places in Ancient Rome. 

Can we take photographs during the tour?

Yes, photographing inside the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and the Roman Forum is permitted. Due to security measures, including metal detectors and bag X-ray machines, park visitors must exercise caution. As soon as you get through the metal detector, the security personnel will let you place the camera on top of the device so you may collect it.

Are there any restrictions on bringing bags or backpacks inside the sites?

Yes, there are restrictions on bringing bags or backpacks inside the three sites. You are not allowed to bring in any kind of glass containers, bottles, spray cans, camping backpacks, alcoholic beverages, or large bags or suitcases/rollaboards. Though small and medium shoulder bags are permitted, bear that in mind. They will, however, be x-rayed and screened for metal.

Is the tour accessible for people with mobility challenges?

Yes, but only a part of the tour is accessible for people with mobility challenges. Wheelchair access to the Colosseum is possible, but not without some difficulty. Thus you can tour the Colosseum along with its bottom floor which is accessible via ramp and can be explored. However, keep in mind that the Palatine Hill and Roman forum are not wheelchair accessible.

What languages are the tours conducted in?

The tours are conducted in as many as 8 languages. For your comfort, Dutch, English, Russian, Portuguese, German, French, Spanish, and Italian-speaking tour guides are available. Regardless of whichever language guide you choose, during the three-hour tour, this historian will share stories and facts. They will tell you stories of Ancient Rome's glory days to aid with the reconstruction of the stunning remains.


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