Colosseum and the Roman Forum: See the Greatness of Rome

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2 km
Duration 2h - 2h 30m
Skip-the-line
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by Margi
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  • Visit the world-famous Colosseum where gladiator fights once were held
  • See the ancient temple of Venus and Roma and the house of Vestal Virgins
  • Discover the Roman Forum, the former political center of the city
Get ready to explore the very best Rome has to offer! This is a walk for the ones who want to immerse themselves in ancient times and explore them thoroughly. Go back to the ages of B.C. to see how the immortal city lived back then, how it was built and...

Includes

  • Advice from a local about visiting other attractions and a public garden in this area
  • Skip-the-line ticket to the Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Headphones — you should bring your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
The Colosseum
Piazza del Colosseo, 1
Basilica of Massenzio
Via dei Fori Imperiali, 1
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  • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
  • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
  • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
  • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
  • Valid ID/ Passport is mandatory
  • **Colosseum Ticket Price**
  • Adult 18+: € 17 + € 2 reservation fee
  • Reduced 18-25 EU Citizens: € 3 + € 2 reservation fee
  • Free 0-17: € 0
  • Hop-on Hop-off: Free for kids 0-6. Tickets onsite for kids 6-17 for €5
  • Plan 30 min for required security check
  • Free Colosseum tickets for kids 0-17 at the Colosseum's cash desk (if available)
  • Colosseum entry is free on first Sunday each month. Ticket booked for these dates are valid for Saturday before or Monday after
  • In case of delay, there'll be no refund
  • Last admission to Roman Forum and Palatine Hill: 1h before closing
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Price includes Tiqets processing cost
  • Access to the Colosseum is free on the first Sunday of every month
  • Backpacks, suitcases & large objects aren't allowed
  • From May 1st free tickets (0-17) collectable at the Colosseum's cash desk
  • Disabled visitors and their carer get in free. Please ask directly at the venue
  • You will receive two emails, one for The Colosseum and one for the tour. Check both email
  • The Colosseum must be visited at the reserved timeslot that you see on the voucher
  • Go to the ‘Individual Entrance Gate’ at the Colosseum on time (In rare cases, entry is permitted up to 15 mins after the selected timeslot)
  • Take the line for 'Visitors with Reservations'
  • Roman Forum and Palatine Hill have a separate entrance (Via dei Fori Imperiali, at the height of Largo della Salara/Largo Corrado Ricci) and can be visited 24 hours prior to or following the reserved timeslot of Colosseum
  • In case of incorrect personal data, access to Colosseum is denied
Cancellation policies vary according to activity type. Please check the conditions of your required activity Entry ticket + Audio tour.
Meet the host, Margi
On WeGoTrip since 2019
I'm passionate of travelling, food, pilates, shopping, meeting new people, street art, nature, music and many many other things! I love life and beauty.
5.0
4 ratings & review
Toni_We
July 2019
5
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.
Graciela
July 2019
5
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.
Hugo
July 2019
5
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.
Margaret
June 2019
5
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

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