Colosseum, Roman Forum & Ancient Rome
Guided Tour of the
Skip the time consuming lines and take a tour through one of the most significant archaeological sites in the world - the Coliseum (aka Colosseum and the Colosseo) & Ancient Rome.
This award winning tour enables you to discover the political & social center of an Empire that would rule from Portugal to Iran, from Britain to all the north of Africa - all ruled from the Imperial Roman Forum.
Starting your tour you see the mastery of the world’s most renowned stadium - the Coliseum. Hear the roar of the crowd as our fascinating English speaking professional guide transports you back in time to the blood of the arena. Learn of the gladiators who risked brutal death in pursuit of glory and how the early Christians were slaughtered here by both man and beast.
We then go on to see the Palatine Hill - the place of the foundation of Rome by the legendary Romulus after killing his brother Remus. You will be fascinated with the allegory of Rome’s mythological beginnings to the archaeology of the area around you: baths, palaces, banquet halls, basilicas and temples. It is amongst these hidden treasures that you will make your way to the political heart of an empire - the Roman Forum.
In the Roman Forum, you will learn about a death far more tragic than the death recounted by William Shakespeare’s Tragedy of Julius Caesar - the death of the Great Roman Republic.
The Coliseum & Ancient Rome Tour is a fabulous tour and not to be missed for anyone visiting Rome. By booking with Eternal City Tours you are guaranteed highly trained professional English speaking guides who will bring the history to life and keep you rivetted to the drama of the historic riches surrounding you. Our tours have won countless awards and we enjoy a 5 star ranking in TripAdvisor. So what are you waiting for? Book Today before our places sell out! Simply use our secure online booking system below...