A highlights walking tour through the Ancient Rome and Colosseum Tour, the most imposing of all roman monuments, where thousands of men and wild animals were put to death before 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 guide 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.
The Ancient Rome and Colosseum Tour continue with the visit to the Palatine hill, the core of the Seven Hills with the Colosseum tour, 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. It later became a place where many Emperors built them Palaces, we will explore the vestiges of these luxurious residences that crowned the hilltop: the remains of Romulus’s hut, the House of Augustus Octavian , the private hippodrome of Domitian, the aqueduct of Claudius and much more…. End of Ancient Rome and Colosseum Tour.
Your tour guide will be delighted to pass-on good suggestions on restaurants, wine-bars and other useful information
High Season (May-October): 9:30- 10:00 – 11:00 – 12:00 – 13:00 – 14:00 – 15:00
Low Season (November-April): 9:30 – 11:00 – 13:00
€ 40,00 Adults,
€ 30,00 Student (ONLY EU Citizen with valid ID from 18 to 25 years old),
€ 20,00 children from 5 to 17 years old, free under 4 years old
Meeting point: Via della Polveriera, 8- Fun tour agency
Departure time: 9:30 am -11:00am -1:00pm – 3:00 pm
Meeting time: 45 minutes prior tour departure
Duration: 2.5 hours