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Prices

Adult 15+: € 57.00
Kids 4+ to 14: € 43.00
Infant 0-3: € 00.00

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Duration

2 Hours

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Starting Time

09:00
14:30

Meet us here

Arch of Constantine
(Colosseum side)

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Operating Days

All Days

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Language

English (on request for other languages)

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Max People

12

Prices

Adult 15+: € 57.00
Kids 4+ to 14: € 43.00
Infant 0-3: € 00.00

Duration

2 Hours

Operating Days

All Days

Language

English

Max People

12

Site Visited

Colosseum (guided)

Roman Forum (self guided)

Palatine Hill (self guided)

Included

English-speaking tour guide

Audio guide (English, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese)

Third-party insurance

Skip-the-line entrance ticket

Oculus VR headset (Colosseum in VR)

Not Included

Access to the Underground, Arena Floor and the Third Order

Beverages

Souvenirs

Tips

Pick-up

Live Colosseum Guided tour with Virtual Reality Description

Join the group that is about to start accompanied by an authorized guide and begin your journey into Ancient Rome to discover the Colosseum, the world’s largest and most famous Roman amphitheater used for free public spectacles during the Roman era. You will journey through an exciting  multisensory, informativeentertaining and totally immersive 3D experience, suitable for all ages. In this way you will give shape and color to your imagination and you’ll witness the history of the legendary amphitheater at the times of its greatest splendor. 

Your expert authorized tour guide will welcome you with an introduction to the history of Ancient Rome and Colosseum meanwhile your Samsung Gear VR will be configured, enabling you to start the virtual travel to discover the three Colosseum areas, not before you’he received indications on its functioning. Through the animated and interactive 3D Colosseum reconstruction, integrated with a multilingual narrative voice and epic musical backgrounds with content completely certified by well known historians, you can walk virtually in the square among the inhabitants of ancient Rome, admire the fountain of gladiators or the Meta Sudan, the Temple of Venus and Rome, the majestic Colossus of Nero from which it derives the name of the Colosseum; 

into the arena raise your head to the Velarium, its giant red curtain as it closes to give start the show, walk between the roar of fierce lions and attend gladiator fights and then rise to take the place of the emperor and decide the fate of the gladiator wounded with: “Death” or “Grace”! Finally, you will go down to the mysterious underground, to observe the slaves who move in silence between narrow and dark corridors to prepare and coordinate all the tools necessary to make the show a success; the gladiators who sharpen their weapons and the various cages in which the hungry beasts were locked ready to be raised by the hoists to the arena trapdoors, genial works of ancient Rome and faithfully reconstructed in 3D.

It’s time to find out what’s left of everything you’ve already lived virtually in person along with your tour guide that will accompany you inside the most famous monument in the world, where public shows were held, built to accommodate up to 75,000 spectators, the Flavian Amphitheater. After you have assimilated all the information contained in the 3D reconstruction and you’ve got answers to all of your questions and curiosity from your guide, so with a full overview of ancient history, if you are still eager to dippen your journey the history of Rome, you will be given the indications to continue the cultural visit inside of a real outdoor museum: the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill, using the same entry ticket that was previously delivered to you. 

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Important to know

  • Please show the voucher to your tour guide (also in electronic form)
  • It is recommended to show up at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour
  • Attentiondue to mandatory security metal detector checks at Colosseum, this could bring a slight delay on entering for ticket holders “Skip the Line.”
  • Tour available all days at 9:00 am and 2:30 pm (from 1st April to 27th Oct) and at 1:00 pm (from 28 Oct to 31st March)
  • Tour not available on 1st January, 1st May, 25th December and the first Sunday of each month.
  • Ancient and Recent is not responsible for any inconvenience caused by the closure of the Colosseum and Roman Forum because of strikes, bad weather etc.
  • Online bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance, last minute bookings are accepted by phone or email.
  • The tour starts with a minimum of 2 people. If the minimum number is not reached, Ancient and Recent will propose you: the payment for an additional person or 100% refund or to choose another available date.
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes
  • It is advisable not to wear bulky and heavy luggage.
  • In case of rain all our tours run regularly.

Meet us here

Meet our professional and welcoming staff”Ancient and Recent” 15 minutes before the tour starts, at the Arch of Constantine, on the side of the Colosseum!

Need to cancel your trip?

If you cancel your reservation at least 7 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 6 and 4 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, you will be charged a 30% cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, you will becharged a 100% cancellation fee. Refund will only be issued if the tour was booked and paid for directly with Ancient and Recent within a week from the cancellation. The payment will not be refunded for any other reason (i.e. weather, change of travel plans, illness, missed train..).

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