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Rome: the Colosseum and Roman Forum

Patrician, gladiator fights, Emperors and Senate — get to know some exciting facts about Ancient Rome

What's tour about

A walk through Rome for the ones who want to jump into ancient times and explore them carefully. Let's go back to the ages of B.C. to see how lived the immortal city then, how it was born and what happened to it.
Visit the world-famous Colosseum where gladiator fights once were held. You'll have a chance to see the ancient temple of Venus and Roma and the house of Vestal Virgins. Take a look at the Roman Forum, the former political center of the city, and Trajan's market, which was a giant shopping mall in the past.
Put on your sunglasses, prepare your cameras for spectacular views and amazing pictures and get ready to travel to the past!

Note that entrance tickets are not included in the price of the tour, so you'll need to purchase them in advance.

Buy self-guided tour in the mobile app

Rating: ★ 4.8

4 reviews

the Colosseum

The tour starts here

2-2,5 hours

walking pace

2 km

Approximate tour distance

English

Language of the tour

Audioguide

Bring headphones with you

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Price for the tour

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If you do not like it, we will refund the money. More info

Itinerary

— the Colosseum
— the temple of Venus and Roma
— the house of Vestal Virgins
— the arc-butane of Constantine
— Roman Forum and other forums
— Trajan's market

Start at the Colosseum

The red marker is the starting point of the tour. You will stay within the circle marked on the map throughout the length of the tour.

Author of the tour

Surprise Me Only those who wander, find new paths

Reviews

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5 thill5

It was completely worth it to be able to skip the line and take the tour. I imagine it would have been a two hour wait to get in and have to join huge groups with one guide speaking, otherwise

2 months, 4 weeks ago
4 Toni_We

The Colosseum itself was mind boggling, and incalculable wealth must have been required, the forum also. Only 4 stars as we couldn't get the audio for first time, and having gone quickly round.

1 month, 3 weeks ago
5 Hugo

Visited with the family and these tours tickets were excellent as we had not planned ahead! The Colloseum is well worth it and everyone learned something.

2 months, 2 weeks ago
5 Anne-Claire

Lovely tour! Downloading the app was straightforward... Adding the relevant audio guide requires the purchase code ... The app works great , you have to scan waypoints to make the audio guide continue, if you can't find one you get the option to skip the scan process and the audio guide continues.

Kids loved the interaction of the app , don't forget you need headphones.

2 months, 1 week ago

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Each tour has built-in maps, so there's no chance for you to get lost. Anytime the weather doesn't cooperate, you can take a break in a nearby cafe. We offer 24/7 online support in your language

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Interactive tours are filled with stories from local residents, audio guides, video clips, riddles and augmented reality – you will have a great time!

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Turn your journey into an adventure through secret courtyards and breathtaking views. You can explore the city on your own and take breaks any time.

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How self-guided tours work?
The app will be your personal guide. With help of GPS the app will guide you along the route, show authentic places and tell stories about it. In some tours you will find simple quizes to get learn about the city like in game.
What is different from a guided tour or guidebook?
Unlike a guided tour, you do not depend on anyone. You can pause or go from the route and stop for an aperol at the bar. This is not just a list of places with descriptions, but a well-prepared route with interactive content that make you to interact with the city.
Do I need the internet?
No, the tour is downloaded to the app and works offline. It stays with you even after you finish it, so you can share your impressions with friends.
When can I start a tour?
The tour can be started at any time after purchase, it remains with you forever
Why is it cheaper than a regular tour?
You pay for the whole tour, not the person. Travel alone or with up to 5 people using up to two phones.

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Rome: the Colosseum and Roman Forum
Patrician, gladiator fights, Emperors and Senate — get to know some exciting facts about Ancient Rome

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