top of page

The Games in Ancient Rome

Gladiators Fight at Colosseum & Horse Rides at Circus Maximus

The Games in Ancient Rome

Leveraging state-of-the-art encryption technology, we ensure that every reservation and credit card transaction you make is safeguarded to the highest standard. Our advanced online engine makes your booking process both seamless and secure. Your peace of mind is our top priority.

Book With Absolute Confidence!

Gladiators Fight at Colosseum & Horse Rides at Circus Maximus

  • Expert Private Guide

    Skip-the-line tickets

    Duration: 3 hrs

  • Circus Maximus

    Artisan Gelato

    Colosseum Arena

  • 5 persons: € 786
    4 persons: € 717
    3 persons: € 648
    2 persons: € 579
    1 person: € 579
    10 persons: € 1,131
    9 persons: € 1,062
    8 persons: € 993
    7 persons: € 924
    6 persons: € 855

Tour Details

Private Tour of Rome

The Games in Ancient Rome - Gladiator Fights at Colosseum & Horse Rides at Circus Maximus

Introduction: Echoes of Roaring Crowds and Thundering Chariots

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the thrilling world of ancient Roman games. From the fierce gladiatorial combats of the Colosseum to the exhilarating chariot races of the Circus Maximus, this private tour promises a vivid reimagining of Rome's iconic sporting arenas, punctuated with a delightful contemporary treat.

I. Colosseum Arena: The Grand Stage of Gladiators

A Battle for Honor and Glory

Begin your journey at the Colosseum, the world's largest amphitheater, where over 50,000 spectators once gathered to witness epic battles. With your private guide, bypass the queues and delve deep into the heart of this architectural marvel. Uncover tales of gladiators, from their rigorous training regimes to the grand spectacles that captivated audiences, spanning from the common folk to the emperor himself. Marvel at the Colosseum's enduring beauty and precision, a testament to Rome's architectural prowess.

II. Circus Maximus: The Racecourse of Legends

Chariots and Champions

A short distance away, the Circus Maximus beckons with its tales of high-speed chariot races. Once accommodating tens of thousands of roaring fans, this arena was the epicenter of thrilling competitions. Trace the history of this iconic racecourse, from its humble beginnings to its evolution into a grand stone stadium, and relive the adrenaline-charged moments that defined ancient Roman entertainment.

III. Artisan Gelato: A Taste of Modern Rome

Sweet Respite Amidst Ancient Wonders

Midway through your historical exploration, indulge in a delightful Roman tradition: savoring artisanal gelato. Pause at a local gelateria and treat yourself to a creamy, refreshing delight, a perfect way to rejuvenate before continuing your journey through time.

Reliving Rome's Grand Spectacles

This tour offers more than just a glimpse into ancient Rome's sporting culture; it's an invitation to experience the passion, drama, and grandeur that defined an era. With personalized anecdotes tailored to your interests, you'll traverse the annals of history, feeling the pulse of ancient Rome at every turn. Join us on this unique journey, where the past comes alive, ensuring memories that will linger long after the final curtain falls.

button to book rome tour


With Colosseum & Sistine Chapel

Express Rome Tour

Caesar's Death to Augustus's Rise

Creating the Empire

Centrale Montemartini Special

Ancient Meets Modern

bottom of page