Borghese Gallery and Gardens, Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour: Skip-the-Line!

$ 139.52 / AED 512.03 per person

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

  • An incredible combo that brings together history, art and natural beauty
  • Skip-the-Line entry to the Borghese Gallery and the Colosseum
  • Explore the rooms of the Borghese Gallery and admire a vast collection of artworks by famous artists
  • Enjoy a walk through the Borghese Gardens which are amongst the most famous and beautiful in Italy
  • Enter the Colosseum and experience 360 degrees of astonishing Roman architecture
  • Listen tales of valour, gladiatorial fights and learn about the ancient Roman society from the guide
  • See where Rome’s most powerful families once lived in Palatine Hill
  • An English speaking, expert guide will accompany you at all times
  • Smartphone voucher accepted – No need to print!

Activity Schedule

Borghese Gallery Tour: 9am

Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour: 2:30pm

Overview

Combine a visit to the Borghese Gallery and Garden, and a comprehensive guided tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Walk past the long queues to enter these iconic Roman attractions with your skip-the-line ticket. Enjoy the services of an English guide.

Get insights about Rome’s glorious past at the Colosseum and Roman Forum, and admire the beauty of artworks produced by great masters like Caravaggio, Bernini and Titian, communing with fountains and the diverse flora of the vast Borghese Garden.

Borghese Gallery and Gardens Visit

Walk past the long lines with your skip-the-line Borghese Gallery ticket and enter one of the Rome’s richest villas. The Borghese Gallery houses a vast and diverse collection of sculptures and paintings produced by masters such as Bernini, Canova, Caravaggio and Titian. Pan through the breathtaking rooms of the gallery and hear the secrets, stories and techniques behind the masterpieces. 

After the museum visit, take a refreshing stroll through the enchanting Borghese Gardens and enjoy the surprises and silence of this Eden in the heart of busy Rome! The experience winds to an end with a breathtaking view of Piazza del Popolo from atop the Pincio Terrace. Skip-the-line Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Tour

Meet your guide at the meeting point, near the Arch of Constantine and begin your tour with a visit to the Colosseum. Walk the past the regular lines with your skip-the-line Colosseum ticket and enter the most majestic structure of the Roman Empire.

Once inside, your guide will tell you the history of the Colosseum and narrate stories of bravery, battles, public life and royalty in ancient Rome. Pause to see for yourself the amphitheatre that once had a capacity to hold 50,000/80,000 spectators. The Colosseum is a living proof of the stunning architecture and strong masonry of ancient world, and has served as a model for stadiums around the world.

Next, pass by the Arch of Constantine and see the excavated ruins of the Roman Forum. Historically the forum was once of the cultural hub of Rome and the venue for festivals and triumphal processions when triumphant Roman armies returned from battles.

From the Roman Forum, climb up to the Palatine Hill, the most popular of the seven hills of Rome. Romulus and Remus were said to have been found on the Palatine by the she-wolf who nursed and raised them. Legend has it that Romulus went on to found Rome. An English speaking guide will be there with you at all times. 

Your tour ends in the Colosseum vicinity; after which you are free to explore on your own.

INCLUSIONS

Skip the Line Access to the Borghese Gallery, Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Professional guide Wireless audio headsets

Exclusions

Hotel transfers Gratuities Meals & drinks

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

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