Enjoy our 3 hrs small group tour of max 6 participants of Ancient Rome and its amazing reconstructions with Virtual Reality and skip-the-line tickets. With our local passionate guide you will visit the wonders of the archaeological park of Rome: Roman Forum, Palatine Hill and the Colosseum ... More info ›
Enjoy our 3 hrs small group tour of max 6 participants of Ancient Rome and its amazing reconstructions with Virtual Reality and skip-the-line tickets. With our local passionate guide you will visit the wonders of the archaeological park of Rome: Roman Forum, Palatine Hill and the Colosseum. Also as of June 1st, you will gain access to the arena floor through the Gladiator entrance where battles took place! Throughout the tour you will be given cardboard glasses, gifted to you at the end, in which you will be able to admire at 360°, full reconstructions of Ancient Rome, all to help your guide’s explanation and enhance your final experience. You will literally be traveling back in time, we are sure you will be blown away!
As of June 1st all participants are required to bring a valid form of ID to enter the restricted areas of the Colosseum (passport, drivers license or government ID). Photo copies are acceptable.
The Colosseum & Ancient Rome Small Group Tour with Virtual Reality will commence near the Colosseum at 9:30 am, where your local passionate guide will introduce you to the history of Rome. After a brief intro, you will be gifted the glasses and invited to insert your phone to admire the first reconstruction of the tour: the Colosseum and its surrounding valley. The guide’s explanation will be enhanced for a few short moments while you enjoy the first 360° ancient reconstruction.
With skip-the-line access, bypass all the lines and enter directly into the Colosseum through the Gladiator entrance. Then you will enjoy the first two rings of this wonderful arena. Stories of gladiators, Caesars, games and entertainment, along with thorough explanations of its architecture and flawless engineering will be provided by your expert guide.
After reliving the most famous gladiator’s amphitheater of the world, icon of Rome, your Ancient Rome tour of max 6 participants will continue to the Palatine Hill. Climb the hill with your passionate guide and at the very top you will be able to enjoy a stunning view of the valley between the Palatine Hill and the Aventine Hill where Circus Maximus used to be. Wait…you only see a grass field? Don’t worry, put your glasses on and voilà, the whole reconstruction of Circus Maximus is available at 360° in front of your very own eyes.
Walk through the pinecone trees, learn fun anecdotes with our top-rated guides and descend into the most famous valley of the world: the Roman Forum. Here, your expert guide and your group of max 6 participants will enjoy the Arch of Titus, the Basilica of Maxentius, the Temple of Antonino and Faustina and when at the bottom you will be standing in the main square, surrounded by some of the most important architectural icons of ancient Rome: the Temple of Julius Caesar, the Arch of Septimius Severus, the Rostra, the Basilica Aemilia and the Temple of Jupiter on the top of the Capitoline Hill. The view is spectacular, the explanations and descriptions provided by your guide are immersing you into history, but for a moment, put your glasses on, and see it all come to life in front of you!
This experience is exclusive and can only be lived with this tour. Upon booking the tour, your confirmation email will invite you to download a simple app. Bring your phone to the tour, and your guide will do the rest! No internet connection required.
Please note that the reconstructions are created to enhance your experience and augment the narratives provided by your guides.
* The above itinerary is an example,and the order of the sites might change depending on the scheduled time slot