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Our Colosseum Tours will reveal all the secrets of the Colosseum in Rome.


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The best Colosseum tours that you can book online.

Should You book a Colosseum tour?

Special walking tours are available every day. All you need to do is choose the tour and time best suited for you. You can skip the line at the entrance and save time to explore the rest of Rome. Therefore we collected some of the best tours of the Colosseum that you will undoubtedly enjoy.

A Guided tour will provide a better sense of the Colosseum and give you an insight into its many uses and teach you interesting facts about the historic site. One significant advantage of booking the Colosseum tour is that your guide can take you to the parts of the Colosseum, which are not accessible if you go by yourself.

We will help you find and book the best Colosseum tour!

It can be challenging to find the best Colosseum tours option among all the available choices. We have selected the best tours of the Colosseum with high value for money. You can thank us later!

Tour groups are intentionally small, contributing to making your experience the best possible. Since tours take place outside and almost exclusively in areas without shade, bring a lot of water and make sure you protect yourself with sunscreen.

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Experience More by going on a Rome Colosseum tour!

Get a view of imperial Rome from above or visit the shabby abdomen of the Colosseum. Guided Colosseum Tours provide exclusive access to different parts of the Colosseum, which standard ticket does not include.

Recommended Colosseum Tours

We have selected tours that offer something for everyone. Whether you want a quicker Colosseum and Arena Floor Guided Tour, you wish to skip the heat by having a Rome Colosseum Tour by night and seeing the Colosseum Underground. The tours can last from one and a half hours to seven hours, including Colosseum, Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and Basilica Tour.

All the Colosseum tours include a Skip-the-line entrance ticket.

Colosseum Tours Prices and Overview

Read more about the best 6 Colosseum tours below, after this table overview

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Colosseum Guided Tour
Colosseum Guided Tour

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish

€ 50

Best value!

€ 58

€ 58


€ 169

€ 69


€ 64

€ 33

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Rome by Vintage Vespa Tour
Rome by Vintage Vespa Tour

English, Italian, French

€ 115

Rome by Bike Tour
Rome by Bike Tour

English, Italian, French, Spanish, German

€ 65

Colosseum Private Tour
Colosseum Private Tour

English, French, Spanish, Italian

€ 239

6 Hand Picked Best Colosseum Tours!

You should book in advance since these tours usually sell out fast!

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Why Should You Book Colosseum Tours With GetYourGuide?

  • TOURS AVAILABLE IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES (English, German, Spanish, and French – depending on the tour)
  • EASY CANCELLATION (Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund)
  • INSTANT CONFIRMATION (Mobile Vouchers Accepted)

The best way to see many of Rome’s cultural and historic sites is by going on a guided tour!

Booking a tour to get a better insight into the Colosseum is worth it!
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FAQ – Frequently asked questions about Colosseum Tours

How long does the Colosseum tour take?

Guided Colosseum tours can last from 1.5 to 3 hours, depending on which type of tour you choose. If you decide to visit the Colosseum without a tour guide or an audio guide, you will need approx. 1 hour for your visit.

How much is the Colosseum tour?

The Colosseum tours vary in price. They can cost anywhere from 15€ up to 100€, or more. It all depends on what kind of Colosseum tour you book and how detailed you want it to be. We suggest booking one of the tours we have selected because you’ll get the best value for money!

When can I book the Colosseum tour?

Colosseum tours are available all year round. The Colosseum is not open only on January 1st, May 1st, and December 25th.

Can you tour the Colosseum on your own?

If you are not a fan of group tours and would like to explore the Colosseum at your own pace, audio guides are available. They will provide you with needed information and navigation to know your way around and inside of the Colosseum.

What is the best way to tour the Colosseum?

The best way to explore the Colosseum is by booking a small group tour. With a booked guided tour, you will have to skip the line access and avoid standing in long lines at the entrance. You will also be accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will tell you all about ancient Roman history. Your tour guide will take you on a journey of a lifetime while telling you interesting stories and facts about the importance of the Roman Colosseum.

Is there a tour of the Colosseum?

There are Colosseum tours available all year round. You can choose between a simple walking tour, a guided small-group tour, or you can opt-out for a private tour guide. As a part of the Colosseum tour, you can also visit all popular attractions. Such as the Roman Forum, Palatine Hill, Colosseum Arena Floor, and even the Colosseum Underground. Please look at our Colosseum Tours overview to find the perfect tour for you!

Is the Colosseum tour worth it?

The Colosseum tour is undoubtedly worth your time and money. You’ll have skip-the-line access to the iconic Colosseum and avoid long lines and crowds at the entrance by going on a tour. You will also have a fantastic opportunity to hear stories and learn more about ancient Rome from your tour guide.

What is included in the Colosseum Tour?

That depends on the type of tour you decide to book. But most of the tours, if not all, include direct access to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, instant confirmation mobile vouchers, and free cancellation up to 24 hours before the tour starts. Touring the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill is the best way to fully discover this archaeological area and the fascinating history of ancient Rome. Skip the line tickets are included in all of the best Colosseum tours so that you will have priority access to all of the most visited and popular sites in Rome. There are numerous tour options you can choose from if you’re visiting the Roman Colosseum. See what suits you the best and decide if you want to book a private tour with a private guide, Colosseum express tour, or maybe even a night tour. Whatever tour you choose to book, you can not go wrong!

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Choose among the best Colosseum Tours available online!

Discover the Roman history and explore the archaeological area on your special access tours of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. Walk through all the important sites of Ancient Rome and let your guide tell you stories and interesting facts about the lifestyle and history of ancient Romans.

Explore the Colosseum at your own pace!

Would you prefer to take your time and not be limited by having a tour guide? 

Download an audio guide and take your time exploring the beauty of the Colosseum.

No visit to the Eternal City is complete without a tour of the iconic Colosseum. If you want to explore the Colosseum at your own pace, getting Colosseum skip the line tickets would be an excellent option for you. Uncover the Colosseum’s archeological area while you explore the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Hear tales and explore the history of Rome’s most famous landmark.

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Good To Know!

  • The Colosseum has on-site toilets, although waiting can take a while.
  • There are no luggage facilities, cafes, or restaurants on-site.
  • The Colosseum’s security is a significant consideration. There are metal detectors and bag scanners at every entrance.
  • You can not take your luggage or suitcase inside the Colosseum; only small bags are allowed.
  • The Colosseum is very accessible for people with reduced mobility. Available routes are marked.
  • Bring only essentials! To minimize your time during the security check, bring as little as possible.
  • Plan ahead! We highly recommend you book your tour early and set aside most of your day to visit the Colosseum.

Explore more of Ancient Rome!

Discover more about the fascinating history of Italy’s capital and visit all of the most popular attractions in Rome. Enter the Vatican City with a skip-the-line ticket, and see the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica.
Uncover the ancient ruins of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill by booking a private tour guide and getting the most out of your trip to Rome.