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Colosseum Arena Floor Tour 2024

T&T Certified | Priority Access to Colosseum & Gladiator Arena

€ 84€ 50,40
1.5 hours
Expert guide

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About Colosseum Arena Floor Tour

Follow the footsteps of gladiators and travel back to the ancient Roman Empire by going on this Rome Colosseum Arena tour. Explore the grandeur from ground level to the second tier and enjoy 360-degree views of the Colosseum, all with an expert guide leading the way!


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The Colosseum Arena Floor Tour offers a unique opportunity to explore one of Rome's most famous landmarks. This tour gives you exclusive access to the Colosseum's arena floor, where ancient Roman games were once a grand spectacle. As you enter through the back door, you'll bypass the usual crowds and step directly onto the historic arena floor. Feel the grandeur of ancient Rome as you walk in the footsteps of gladiators who once battled here.

Your guide will share fascinating and accessible stories, bringing the past to life with tales of gladiatorial combat and the Roman Colosseum's history. You'll learn about the games that captivated thousands of spectators, filling the stands that now stand as majestic ruins. The tour allows for a limited number of visitors at a time, so you can enjoy breathtaking 360-degree views without the usual hustle and bustle.

As you explore the Colosseum, including its ground floor and second tier, you'll have the chance to take in stunning views over the Roman Forum and Arch of Constantine. The tour also includes a visit to the podium, an area once reserved for Rome's most distinguished citizens, offering a unique perspective of the amphitheater. After finishing a tour of the Colosseum Arena floor, walk in the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill from where you will be able to enjoy scenic views of the ancient ruins and famous Circus Maximus.

This tour is not just about seeing the Colosseum - it's about experiencing the thrill and majesty of a bygone era! Let your guide's engaging storytelling transport you back in time, offering a vivid picture of ancient Rome.

  • Tour guide
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Skip the line ticket for the Colosseum
  • Skip the line access to Arena Floor
  • Access to the ground floor and 2nd tier
X not included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
X not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • English
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Meeting point

You will meet your tour guide in Via del Colosseo nr 31, in front of Caffe Roma, above the second floor of the Colosseum metro stop (blue line).

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All you have to do is secure your spot by booking it right away!


Step onto the Colosseum's Arena floor, where gladiators once battled, and experience the grandeur of ancient Rome firsthand.


Enter through the Gladiator's Gate, walking the same path as the ancient fighters, and feel the intensity of their experiences.


Enjoy engaging stories and fascinating legends from a knowledgeable guide, bringing the Colosseum's history to life.


Conclude your experience with a self-guided exploration of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.

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FAQ – Colosseum Arena Floor Tour

What will I see on the tour?

You'll experience the grandeur of the Colosseum from the Arena floor, the ground level, and the second tier, gaining a panoramic view of the surrounding historical landmarks.

Is the tour accessible for people with mobility impairments?

Due to the historical nature and structure of the Colosseum, this specific tour may not be suitable for those with mobility impairments.

What should I bring for the tour?

A valid ID or passport is necessary for entry, and it's best to avoid bringing large bags or backpacks due to security restrictions.

Are there any restrictions on entering the Colosseum?

Timeliness is key, as late arrivals cannot be accommodated due to the tour's strict scheduling and time slot reservations.

Can I explore on my own after the tour?

After your guided tour, you will have an opportunity to spend half an hour walking through the Roman Forum and enjoying scenic views of the ancient ruins from Palatine Hill.

What else should I do while in Rome?

Experiencing Rome through a Vespa Tour is an unforgettable way to see the city's highlights. Additionally, consider booking the Vatican & Colosseum combo tour, which includes access to the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and the stunning St. Peter's Basilica. Since this tour doesn't cover the Colosseum's underground tunnels, where animals were kept before battles, booking the Colosseum Underground tour is recommended to complete the experience.
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Easy booking process!

Good to know before you go

  • Please note that this tour is non-refundable once booked​​.
  • The tour is guided in English​​.
  • The tour includes a guide, headsets, an entrance fee, and access to the Arena and upper floors​​.
  • The tour is not suitable for people with mobility impairments​​.
  • Bring a passport or ID card​​.
  • Large bags and luggage are not allowed​​.
  • Arrive 30 minutes before your time slot and pass through airport-style security.
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Incredible tour guide and convenient skip the line access!

Our guide was exceptional, offering a wealth of knowledge and engaging us throughout the entire tour. The duration of the tour was just right, allowing us some personal time to explore afterwards. We really enjoy a special access to the Colosseum and Roman Forum. I highly recommend opting for this guided tour if you want a more immersive and informative experience of the Colosseum.


Well worth you time & money!

This guided tour of the Colosseum Arena Floor was incredible. We had an amazing guide who told us many interesting stories about ancient Rome we never heard of before. This was an experience worth more than a 5-star rating!


Why wait & miss your spot? Book Your Colosseum Arena Floor Tour Now!

  • Expert guide
  • Skip the line access to the Colosseum & Arena Floor
  • Access to Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
  • Best value for your money!

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