This tour has the following option you can choose from:
This ticket has the following options you can choose from:
This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:
This ticket has the following variants that you can choose from:
A blood-thirsty crowd, an electric atmosphere, gladiators in a fight till death and a satisfied emperor — all amidst a towering, iconic structure, the Colosseum.
Braving volcanic eruptions, lightning, earthquakes, vandalism and general neglect over the centuries, the Colosseum in Rome stands as a landmark symbol of ancient Roman culture. Built sometime before 80 AD under the direction of Emperor Vespasian, the Colosseum was designed to be used as an amphitheatre for sporting events and entertainment.
Today, nearly 2000 years later, the Colosseum is one of the most-visited monuments in the world. With your Colosseum tickets, you can tour the length and breadth of this historic landmark. With your Colosseum tickets, you also get access to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, which will allow you to get an in-depth understanding of ancient Rome.
Duration: 2- 3 hours
Duration: 2-3 hours
Duration: 2 - 2.5 hours
Duration: Upto 9 hours
EU citizens between the age of 18-25 enjoy reduced pricing on their tickets on presentation of a valid ID.
EU and non-EU citizens under 18, along with permanent or contract-based teaching staff in Italian schools get free entry into the Colosseum on presentation of a valid ID.
The best way to get hold of your Colosseum tickets is to buy them online. You will be able to get amazing deals and make advanced bookings. And, it also gives you a safe and limited contact experience with many additional benefits.
Convenience: You can skip the long queues and book your tickets with just a click. You’ll also get 24/7 customer service on phone, email, or chat.
Advanced Reservation: You can plan your trip in advance and avoid any disappointments like tickets selling out.
Discounts: The Colosseum ticket prices start at €21. You can avail of some of the best discounts and book combo tours that allow you to visit popular attractions in Rome along with the ancient amphitheatre.
Safety: Online booking of tickets allow for safe transactions.
If you’re pressed on time in Rome, your best bet would be to opt for Colosseum tickets that offer skip-the-line entry to not just the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, but also to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and/or St. Peter’s Basilica. This way, you can tour most of the major attractions in Rome in just a day.
Look out for standard skip-the-line Colosseum tickets if you’re traveling on a budget. These tickets provide basic access to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill and include an audioguide to inform you about key aspects of these historic monuments.
Most tickets include a guided Colosseum tour. A professional, English-speaking tour guide will accompany you while you explore the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. You can also opt for tickets that include guided tours to the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel.
Some tickets offer access to not just the Colosseum, but extended access to Vatican City where you can visit the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica as well. You get guided Colosseum tours and skip-the-line access, allowing you to have an all-around Roman experience.
The Colosseum has multiple special access zones like the Arena, Underground, and 3rd, 4th and 5th floors (also called the Belvedere). These are not accessible by the public with standard-issue tickets. You need to purchase Colosseum tickets that specifically provide access to areas like the Arena. Moreover, you cannot enter these areas solo; you would need to visit it with a professional tour guide.
Standard skip-the-line Colosseum tickets do not provide access to zones like the Arena. You can, however, buy Colosseum guided tour tickets; only with a tour guide are you allowed access to the Arena.
Yes, it is open to public but cannot be accessed through a standard Colosseum ticket. You will have to opt for a guided tour ticket. Only with a tour guide are you allowed to enter the Colosseum Underground section.
A Colosseum Underground tour includes access to the Arena, the Underground section and a visit to the top floors newly opened for public. It is limited to the Colosseum and does not include a tour of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, though access is included in your ticket.
The 3rd, 4th and 5th tiers are considered to be a part of the Colosseum Belvedere.
You can only access the Belvedere -- 3rd, 4th and 5th floors -- by opting for a guided tour of the Colosseum. Only tickets that specifically mention access to the Belvedere will grant you entry to the top floors.
The Colosseum is open on all days of the year except for 25 December, and 1 January.
Owing to its popularity, the Colosseum experiences maximum crowds between June to September. To enjoy less crowds and pleasant weather, the best time to visit the Colosseum would be between November to March.
Yes. Buses 23, 280, 673, 716 can be taken to reach the Colosseum.
Yes. If you opt for a Colosseum guided tour, you get skip-the-line access as well. You will not have to wait in long lines at the ticket counter since your tour guide will arrange for your tickets beforehand.
Each skip-the-line ticket offers default access to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. You can also opt for Colosseum skip-the-line tickets that provide access to the Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and/or St. Peter’s Basilica as well.
There are no restaurants inside the Colosseum, however, there are a few dining options available at a walking distance:
A. Yes. EU citizens between the age of 18-25 get reduced pricing on their tickets on presentation of a valid ID. EU and non-EU citizens under the age of 18, along with permanent or contract-based teaching staff enjoy free entry into the Colosseum.
A. It depends on the Colosseum ticket you choose to book. While some tickets offer a full refund on canceling tickets up to 48-72 hours in advance, for others there may be no refund available on cancelation. Please check before you make your reservation.
A. The Colosseum is accepting guided tour groups with a maximum of 10 guests.
A. A complete tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine hill will take about 3 hours, with an hour dedicated to each landmark.