Gladiator’s Gate: Special Access Colosseum Tour with Arena Floor

Rome, Italy (1830)

Summary

Gladiator Gate and Arena Floor Special Access Colosseum Tour The Colosseum is one of the most famous and popular tourist destinations in the world. It is a large amphitheater located in Rome, Italy, and is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the world. The Colosseum is also famous for its Gladiator Gate, which is a special access area that is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who have purchased a ticket to the Colosseum. The Gladiator Gate is a small area that is located on the floor of the Colosseum, and it is only open to guests who


Description

Tour Duration: 180 min

Gladiator’s Gate: Special Access Colosseum Tour with Arena Floor

Get a gladiator’s view of the Colosseum, then explore the Roman Forum on a walking tour through the heart of ancient Rome. With a skip-the-line ticket, avoid the long entrance lines and access the arena via the Gladiator’s Gate. Stand where gladiators once fought, hear tales of ruthless crowds and emperors, then explore the Colosseum’s first and second levels with your guide. Finish with a tour of Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum with even more stories that bring the ruins to life.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Gladiator’s Gate: Special Access Colosseum Tour with Arena Floor at no additional cost

  • Explore in the company of a knowledgeable guide.
  • Skip the line and enter through the Gladiator’s Gate.
  • Get special access to the arena floor.
  • Hear tales of war, politics & betrayal in ancient Rome.
  • Continue your tour at the Roman Forum & Palatine Hill.

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Gladiator’s Gate: Special Access Colosseum Tour with Arena Floor has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off

Points Of Interest

  • 90 minutes: Meet your guide near the formidable hulk of the Colosseum, the gigantic arena that drew Romans of all walks of life to watch violent fights between gladiators and beasts. Skip the long line to head inside, entering the Colosseum through a special gate once used by gladiators themselves. Walk right onto the arena floor—an area not usually accessible to the public—and learn about the harrowing events that took place here for entertainment's sake centuries ago.
  • 85 minutes: Spend a full hour exploring the rest of the Colosseum, from the ground floor up to the second tier, where you can see the Roman Forum from a distance before making your way across to Palatine Hill. Bypass the lines at this storied collection of ruins and listen to your guide rebuild ancient Rome from the ground up through captivating stories. Hear tales of war, politics, and betrayal, and get introduced to some of the ancient world's larger-than-life characters as you roam around the markets, roads, and temples where the empire's citizens once lived, played, and prayed.

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Important Note: There is a new rule at the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill that only small backpacks and regular-size handbags are allowed inside. Guests with larger bags will not be allowed to enter (there are no storage facilities) and all guests must now pass through a security check before entering the Colosseum.
  • Please ensure that all members of your party have a valid ID on them on the day of the visit.
  • Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate guests with strollers on this tour.
  • Unfortunately due to the nature of this tour it is not suitable for guests with mobility impairments, or for wheelchairs or strollers. Please contact the Guest Experience team at +39 068-596-0143 (Italy) or 888-683-8670 (USA) to make alternative arrangements.
  • Comfortable shoes are reccomended
  • Walks comply with all local government regulations. You may need to wear a mask or provide proof of vaccination to enter certain venues. Please refer to Italy government guidelines for the most up to date information
  • The Colosseum is subject to occasional closures. If modifications are needed and time permits, we will reach out to you prior to your tour. For last-minute closures, modifications may be communicated at the tour start time.
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas