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Our group of 25 were the first group in the Colosseum that night and were by ourselves for most of it - how amazing to see it like this - very eerie underground but so spectacular. Our guide was very interesting and fun.
Amazing to see the Colosseum at night, I highly recommend!! We were the first group tour to arrive (not that there were very many) but to walk on the Colosseum stage in silence was breathtaking. Very special tour, loved every minute of it. It was great to hear some history too. What a treat to not have to battle crowds. It was truly worth the money.
Absolutely loved this tour - guide was very informative and we were the first group to arrive at 8pm - how wonderful to wander through the colosseum being the only ones there for a short period. What an amazing experience! loved it.
This was absolutely brilliant, the guide was very professional and knowledgeable and got quite excited when telling us stories about Romes history. Highly recommended
We had a really great time on our Night tour of the Colosseum and Ancient Rome tour. The tour guide was very well versed in the history and was able to answer all group questions, and we were surprised by the amount of sights that were included in this tour. Be sure to wear good walking shoes as it's 3.5 hours or so on foot! We both really enjoyed our almost private tour of the ground floor of the Colosseum as only one tour group at a time is allowed in the area, so it was only our group that was during our time allotment. Thank you for creating a magical experience for us!
This was the best tour you can take in Rome. It was incredible standing on the well-lit field where gladiators once stood. The illumination of all the colloseum elements was outstanding, and so cool to see where the beasts were kept! I highly recommend it.
Awesome tour and super awesome guide Francesca. No lines, no crowds, and no hot sun! Wouldn't have if any other way. Francesca took time to explain the history and tell stories which made the whms experience so much richer than just walking around by ourselves. Highly recommended!
This was an incredible experience. I personally don't deal well with heat and booked this tour as an option. It was perfect. Seeing the colosseum at night was just stunning, the sunset views and the lighting of the colosseum was amazing. We went to the 730 tour which was perfect timing. Guide very knowledgeable.
Great way to see the collosseum in the cool of night with hardly any other tourists! Not as good for photos but easy enough to get them later. Walking out on the arena you could really get a sense of what it would've been like back in the day. Also loved the other ruins included in the walking tour
This is the only way to see the Colosseum! We traveled to Rome during the peak season expecting and dreading the crowds so we booked this tour hoping for a less crowded experience. When we walked past the Colosseum during the day it was packed with people but when we went later for our tour there were only 2 other tour groups there with about 15 people each so we were able to get plenty of pictures without a bunch of random people in the background. Our tour guide spoke great English and took us on a walk down the main street explaining to us what some other monuments and places were before we made it to the Colosseum where we learned facts and stories you wouldn't hear if you just went on your own.