Avoid the crowds and cut through the lines with our fast tune in front of the Colosseum underground, where our trained guide will ensure that history is brought to life.
Starting below ground, you’ll explore the confined areas of the underground colosseum while listening to testimony from the Great Roman Histories. Dive deep into the past to learn how the Emperor used battles and shows to express his power to his people, as well as how the Romans spent their leisure time.
The adventure doesn’t end there; you’ll also get the opportunity to get away from the crowds with a semi-private small group tour of the Palatine Hill and Roman Forum. You may be able to appreciate the famous remains and take in panoramic views of the Colosseum from this location.
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Your Ancient Rome excursion starts off as you bypass the price tag strains on the Colosseum, and stroll directly into the worldwide icon of Rome. With a unique entrance to the area floor, stride out thru the gladiator`s gate and stand wherein the gladiators fought for his or her lives. Look down into the dungeons and gaze skyward to peer at the colossal Colosseum all round you.
Start your tour of Rome's most famous monuments through the Gladiator's Gate. When it comes to the main exit of the defeated competitors, this special entrance gives you direct access to parts of the Colosseum that most tourists cannot see. The first stop is in the basement of the Colosseum behind the scenes where the gladiators prepared for battle. Here, an English-speaking expert guide will use his historical and archaeological expertise to help you imagine the space of the past. Landscapes and caged wildlife were ready to be pulled up to the arena by ingenious pulleys. You will feel the eager expectations of the gladiators and hear the roar of the bloodthirsty crowd. Then follow in the footsteps of the gladiators on the partially reconstructed arena stage and enjoy unique and stunning photo opportunities. Unlike the gladiators, they went up from the arena floor to the second floor of the Colosseum, and fans cheered on the fierce sight below.
From this stage, visit the ring overlooking the underground area of the Colosseum. While enjoying the breathtaking scenery, the guide shares knowledge of ancient Rome and especially the history of the Colosseum. Know great degree in art history or archeology, and have amazing anecdotes about the Colosseum, its spectators, the battle between wildlife and gladiators, and the lives of powerful emperors and politicians of the time.
At the next stop on the tour, you will return to the beginning. Palatine Hill is the place chosen by Romulus to establish the city, which was founded in 753 BC. Should be Rome-a tragic decision for his brother Remus. Here you can enjoy a spectacular preview of the Roman Forum, which is soaked in history and your next destination.