Join an innovative “skip the line-self guided tour” to explore the Colosseum like never before through the first animated and interactive 3D certified reconstruction, integrated by a narrative friendly voice and epic musical background, to explore the most important ancient monument in the world. A real moving and multisensory family experience, suitable for all ages because informative, educational and entertaining!
Meet our staff to collect your skip-the-line ticket and wear a last generation Samsung Oculus VR to be virtually immersed in the ancient Rome of nearly 2000 years ago, when the Colosseum knew its moments of greatest glory and fame. Through our certified 3D reconstruction of the Colosseum integrated by an accurate audio description you can walk virtually in real time in the ancient square among Roman passers-by, admiring the gilded bronze statue of Nero; inside the arena between the roar of ferocious lions and gladiators fighting; into various 3D corridors of the mysterious underground (and typically unknown to tourists) where slaves move around silently to prepare the shows and impatient and hungry animals ready to suddenly be project into the arena.
Completing the virtual experience, now is the time to be escorted by our staff to the entrance “skip the line” of the most famous and best preserved ancient amphiteatre in the world, the Colosseum, to complete in all your peace and comfort the overview of the Colosseum’s history. The symbol of Rome, the Flavian Amphitheatre, better known as the Colosseum, built to accommodate from between 50,000 to 75,000 spectators.was the place where spectacles happened,
Once finished your adventure inside the Colosseum, if you are not tired enough you can continue the cultural visit always on your own, with the same ticket “skip the line”, inside a real open air museum: Roman Forum and Palatine Hill (house of Romulus, the founder of Rome).
Book our Live Colosseum tour Guided with Virtual Reality and journey through one of the most important eras of Ancient Rome’s history
Departure time: 11.30 AM - daily (tours are not available on the first Sunday of each month).
Duration: 1.5 Hours
Meeting/Arrival point: Arch of Constantine (side of the Colosseum)
- Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill
- Adult (15+): € 35
- Kids (+4 to 14): € 27
- Infants (0 - 3): free
Max Group size: 12 partecipants
Included: VR Assistent, Audio (English, Italian, Portuguese, German, Spanish), insurance, ticket entrance - skip the line, Oculus VR (Colosseum in VR).
Not included: Access to the Underground, Arena Floor and the Third Order, tips, transport.
You don't speak English? Are you interested to take a private tour and have fun just with your family or friends? Your group is large and you do not find availability on our website? Do not worry, send your request and we will be happy to accommodate all of your needs!
Attention: due to mandatory security metal detector checks at Colosseum, this could bring a slight delay on entering for ticket holders "Skip the Line."
- Please show this voucher to the tour guide (also in electronic form)
- 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.
- It is recommended to show up at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour
- The tour starts with a minimum of 2 people. If the minimum number is not reached, Ancient and Recent will propose to the user the payment of an additional person or 100% refund or a move to another available date.
- It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes
- It is advisable not to wear bulky and heavy luggage.
Cancellation policy: 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 be charged 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. Also, if the minimum number of 2 people is not reached, Ancient and Recent will propose to the user 1. the payment of an additional person 2. 100% refund 3. another available date. The payment will not be refunded for any other reason (i.e. weather, change of travel plans, illness, missed train). In case of rain all our tours run regularly.