Why take this tour
Explore the symbolic monument of Ancient Rome and book your Colosseum tickets. See for yourself the Roman Forum, a renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hear stories of epic exploits, conspiracies, and political intrigues as Ancient Rome comes to life before your eyes!
For this tailor-made private experience, you’ll be in the hands of an expert archeologist guide. Our guides all have a wealth of knowledge and experience that will surprise and delight you. They possess a rich store of fascinating tales to entertain you. And they can provide insight and answers to every question you ever imagined.
With your Colosseum tickets, we will transport you inside the grand arena. This is where the people of Ancient Rome were entertained by theatrical performances of bloody skirmishes and naval battles. Jump the queue to step straight inside the largest amphitheatre built by the Romans. In its heyday, it could accommodate up to 70,000 screaming spectators. You’ll stand on balconies where spectators jostled to get views of the fierce fighting. You’ll then enjoy the privilege of a gladiator’s view of the arena and the underground.
You’ll learn just what happened after the dramatic fall of the Roman Empire, and how the Colosseum got its name. And how it was later stripped of its elegant furnishings and precious marbles.
A short walk away is the fabled Roman Forum. Here you’ll pass the arches dedicated to the Emperors Constantine and Titus. You'll get up close to some of the principal monuments of the city. Namely the Temple of Venus and Rome, the Arch of Septimius and Severus and the Temple of Saturn, among others. Here, in the beating heart of the city, took place the events that determined the rise of the empire. And witnessed events that shaped the mother culture of Western Civilisation.
Come hear these stories of emperors, gladiators and popes!
Come dive 2000 years into the past! Book your Colosseum tickets.
- Expert tour guide specialized in archaeology
- Skip the line tickets
- Private tour
- Headsets (for groups higher than 10 people)
Points of interest
Colosseum, Roman Forum, Basilica of Maxentius, Arch of Titus, the altar of Caesar, temple of Venus, Arch of Constantine
- Make your dream of accessing the most famous amphitheater in the world come true
- Profit by our priority access tickets
- Admire the arena from the second ring
Health & Safety
Askos srl has implemented all the prevention, protection and organizational measures provided for by the regulatory protocol for the Covid-19 Virus pandemic (Legislative Decree no.81 of 9 April 2008, Annex XLVI)
- We use and offer sanitary gel for hand sanitization, before, after and during the tour.
- Our guides and all our operators received anti-covid health and safety training. They check their temperature daily and they are trained to comply with all anti-contagion regulations.
- It is mandatory to wear your own personal mask for the whole duration of the tour.
- If headphone sets are required, they are properly sterilized and sanitized before each use.
- Our private and small group tours are designed to provide you with maximum comfort and safety.
Unfortunately this itinerary is not suitable for wheelchair users. We can arrange a private tour including a special wheelchair accessible itinerary, contact us!
We recommend maximum punctuality for this tour as skip-the-line tickets have a specific entrance time with a tolerance of only 10 minutes. Arriving late means extending the waiting time or even risking not being able to access the site.
During busy periods, you may have to wait a few minutes due to the security checks at the entrance.
No, those areas are not included in the itinerary. You can contact us if you wish to further customize your guided tour by adding the underground and the third ring.
At the entrance, visitors are checked with a metal detector: if you have objects with you that are forbidden inside the Colosseum, you will be forced to store them in the luggage storage. It is forbidden to bring inside food, drinks and suitcases. Medium and small backpacks are allowed.
The Colosseum does not allow dogs of any size inside, unless they are assistance and service animals for the disabled and blind people.
The Colosseum tour will take place regularly even in case of rain, so we recommend bringing an umbrella or a raincoat with you if it rains. The tour is canceled only if the authorities decide to close the site due to emergency weather conditions.
The nearest metro stop called Colosseo is on the line B.
No. As this tour includes all skip-the-line tickets, no tickets or passes other than those we provide to you directly can be used.
Come book your tickets for a guided visit to the monumental Colosseum
3 hoursstarting from €245
3 hoursstarting from €275
12 hoursstarting from €1.125
7 hoursstarting from €745