Colosseum Tickets Only with Escorted Access

Colosseum Tickets Only with Escorted Access

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Tour Highlights

  • Create your own adventure while still having rare privileged access.
  • Enjoy the benefits of our Skip the line and fast Access Pass in to the Colosseum
  • See areas of the Colosseum off limits to general ticket holders like the Underground Area and the Emperors Box
  • Visit the Second floor of the Colosseum
  • Enjoy Skip the line access into the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill


Enjoy the benefits of our skip the line access while still having the freedom to explore at your own pace. Be the Captain of your own adventure around the most iconic structure surviving from the Ancient Roman Empire.

Tour Description

If you are planning to visit the Colosseum on your own, but would still like to skip the long line why not take advantage of our Skip-the-line entrance tickets to the Colosseum and Roman Forum? Our representative will escort you inside, helping you skip the line and exchanging your voucher for an actual ticket.

Explore the Colosseum for Yourself

You will be able to experience the magnitude of ancient Rome’s most iconic symbol at your own pace, enjoying privileged access directly to the Arena Floor through the recently opened ‘Gladiator’s Entrance.’ No Lines. No Crowds. No long security-check queue.

Feel the glory and majesty of Rome at the height of its power as you walk on the very same stones as those who came to fight here in gladiatorial combat. Treading in their footsteps, out onto a partial reconstruction of the arena floor, looking up at the tiered ruins that were once filled with some 50,000-80,000 bloodthirsty spectators.

Stand Where the Gladiators once Stood

Enjoy up-close views of the underground area where the spectacle was brought to life, and the panorama from where the Emperor’s box once stood, all special access areas that standard ticket holders don’t get to see. In addition, you’ll gain access to the second floor, tracing the Colosseum’s circumference in an effort to understand what it must have been like when the stands were packed, the crowds were roaring, and a gladiator’s fate hung on their whims.

After the tour you will also have the option of staying inside the Colosseum to continue exploring, or follow our representative to take advantage of the Skip the Line access to the Roman Forum. Our City Wonders coordinator will give you instructions on where to meet your guide when you pick up your tickets. You will also be able to hike to the top of the Palatine Hill for an exceptional bird’s-eye view over Rome, the Forum and Circus Maximus.

Note that this is not a guided tour – it is a Tickets Only service.

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What's Included

  • Privileged Colosseum Arena Access
  • Colosseum and Roman Forum ticket & reservation fees
  • Optional Skip the Line for the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill

Sites Visited

  • Colosseum
  • The Roman Forum/Via Sacra
  • The Palatine Hill

Important Notes

  • Please note that for security reasons, random identity checks can be carried out at the Colosseum by their staff.
    Please make sure you carry an ID or Passport with you on tour to ensure you will be able to enter the venue.


  • Do you accept last-minute bookings?

    We are happy to accommodate all last-minute bookings - availability permitting. You can check our website for availability, or get in touch with our Customer Care Team directly. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, the tour may be sold out. Perhaps we can recommend something else, or offer you a suitable alternative, so please do get in touch!

  • Is my payment secure when booking online?

    Our website is completely secure. Your credit card details are not saved on our systems.

  • What currencies do you accept?

    We currently accept Euro, British Pounds, US, Australian, and Canadian Dollars.

Get to Know Dark Rome

A Dark Rome tour is the product of meticulous research, detailed planning, and a passion for providing customers with travel experiences they will cherish forever.

With Dark Rome it's not just facts, our passionate guides tell you the stories that bring the sights to life.

  • All of our guides are experts in their field
  • We only hire fluent English-speakers so nothing is ever lost in translation
  • We focus on the little details and anecdotes that make Dark Rome so special

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