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Ancient ruins with tales to tell! Join us for a remarkable visit to the Eternal City of Rome and two of its most important historic ruins, the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. With an Expert English-speaking guide, you’ll discover that these world wonders have astounding tales to tell.
The ancient Colosseum dates to the Emperor Vespasian in 72 A.D. An unprecedented feat of engineering and architecture, this stunning amphitheater was the site of fierce gladiator combat, mock sea battles and chariot races. Emperors and civilians alike filled the stadium to its 50,000 capacity to behold these spectacles. Intricate stone arches, tiered seating and ancient graffiti are visible elements of this world-renowned historic treasure.
The Roman Forum and adjacent government buildings were the Empire’s venue for lively political debate, philosophical discussion and policymaking. Learn about the Twelve Caesars and the Five Good Emperors. Hear stories of Domitian and the end of the Flavian Dynasty. Pause to photograph the imposing Arch of Constantine and continue on to the Temple of Castor and Pollux, the twins of Gemini. We’ll conclude with a visit to the Roman Senate House, the Curia Julia; and the Via Sacra, or Sacred Road.
The ruins of Rome are a link to the life of an ancient people, their triumphs and tragedies. Learn their story in the place where it happened, and remember your visit to Rome for a lifetime! The original and unique Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour books quickly, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for information and reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org.