Private Classic Ancient Rome

Private Day Tours of Rome featuring Rome city sightseeing tours of the Colosseum, Ancient Forum, Roman Catacombs and Underground Rome

Highlights and what's included

  • Pick up and Drop off at your Hotel
  • Colosseum, Ancient Forum, Pantheon, Catacombs, Appian Way & much more
  • Local Expert Guide for Six-hours
  • Vehicle at disposal for the last 3 hrs of the tour
  • Skip the line Tickets to the Colosseum

Description

On our Private Classic Ancient Rome day tours, in the company of one of our licensed expert Rome tour guides enjoy a 6-hour tour concentrating entirely on the history of Ancient Rome visiting important landmarks that help your guide convey the life & times in Rome when the Romans ruled the world.

Travelling in an air-conditioned Mercedes (or similar make) vehicle with a special license to enter the historical centre of Rome you'll be able to see and do much more as we're able to drive directly to all the major monuments. This tours itinerary features the Colosseum, Ancient Roman Forum, Pantheon, Catacombs, the delightful Appian Way, and many other Ancient Rome monuments scattered around the city landscape of Modern day Rome.

Private Classic Ancient day tours of Rome commence with a three-hour walking tour of Ancient Rome that features a fascinating walk through the Ancient Roman Forum where our Expert Guide will introduce you to the important landmarks from different episodes of the history of Ancient Rome. Starting from its humble origins to the brilliance of the Roman Empire you'll enjoy a fascinating story interspersed with anecdotes about the structure of Roman society, its beliefs, social and political life.

Enjoy an in-depth tour of the Colosseum with skip the line tickets, appreciate this incredible feat of engineering as your expert Rome tour guide explains how the Romans managed to build such a colossal structure on marsh lands, that allowed unruly audiences of 50,000 to enter and exit with ease - 2,000 years ago! Learn about the games held here, as well as inner-workings of the Colosseum that enabled the Romans to provide their audiences with such spectacular entertainment. Our Private Rome day tours itinerary continues with as you admire Constantine's Archand visit Palatine Hill.

Then, for the rest of our Private Classic Ancient Rome day tours you'll be travelling in an air-conditioned vehicle first, to admire the Pantheon, and to learn about the rich history of one of Rome's most important and beautiful buildings. Then, we'll leave the hustle 'n bustle of downtown Rome to visit the nearby countryside to discover the famous Roman Catacombs & the evocative Appian Way.

Enjoy a captivating tour of the Roman Catacombs. Ancient underground cemeteries used by the Christian and Jewish communities. Later the Catacombs were used for celebrating funeral rites, anniversaries of martyrs and places of refuge from religious persecution. Our Private Classic Ancient Rome Day Tours itinerary will conclude with a short stroll along the Appian Way in the lush green countryside walking along the Ancient Roman road that was one of the major arteries leading into Ancient Rome.

UPGRADE THIS TOUR
You can upgrade your tour by having the vehicle at disposal for the entire 6 hrs. Contact us for rates @ info@tours-italy.com.

Other info

  • ** Rucksacks are NOT allowed inside Colosseum and Ancient Forum!!!! As there is not deposit area in the vicinity , avoid taking any rucksack as due to the new rules otherwise you will not be admitted inside the monuments.
  • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. However, please contact us directly and we will be able to take you on alternative routes suitable for you.
  • At times, Colosseum and Roman Forums close without notice. No refunds are available as these events are beyond our control.
  • Please wear confortable footwear as this tour involves a lot of walking.

Meeting Point

This private tour starts from your hotel in Rome

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Reviewed by Carol on
The tour was excellent, very knowledgable and enthusiastic guide.
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