Palatine Hill and Roman Forum tour
Activities

Palatine Hill and Roman Forum tour

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Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Retrace the history and development of Rome starting from the place where it was founded
  • Explore the Roman Forum and choose to spend free time inside at the end of the guided visit
  • Admire the ruins of the ancient palaces on the Palatine Hill and enjoy the best views of the city
What to expect

Reach the top of the Palatine Hill to begin your tour with an outstanding view over the city. Here your guide will tell you more about the mythical foundation of Rome, that took place on this hill in 753BC and about its legendary founder, king Romulus. You will also have the chance to admire the ruins of the Ancient Roman palaces that were built in this privileged location.

Then head to the Roman Forum, considered the beating heart of Ancient Rome. As a matter of fact, this place was the social, political and economic center of public life in the ancient city. Here, you will retrace the Ancient Roman history through its most relevant events and protagonists. At the end of the guided tour, you can decide to continue exploring the Forum on your own.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Expert guide
    • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Roman Forum
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 5-17)
    • Infants (age 0-4): free of charge
    Where

    Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Rome RM, Italy

    Meeting point:
    At the Arch of Constantine. Your guide will be waiting for you holding a yellow 'Carpe Diem Rome' flag.
    What to remember
    • Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the tour
    • It is suggested to wear comfortable walking shoes and to bring a bottle of water. Bring also a jacket or umbrella if rain is forecast
    • Only small bags will be allowed inside the sites. Prohibited items include scissors, pocket knives, aerosols and liquids, even if less than 100ml (except for water)
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    Provider
    Carpe Diem Rome
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.
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