This amphiteatre has almost two thousands years history. Touch the stones, that had seen the Ancient Rome.
Every Rome tour begins with the Colosseum. Buy the tickets on the official web-site to avoid the queues.
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Where to do?
The Colosseum is number one in the to-see-list for Italy and has almost 2000-years history with the fights of the gladiators and the dramatic shows.57
every half an hour a tour starts, the price is €4.5.
Tips and hints
buy a combined ticket for €12 at the box office in the Roman Forum: the price includes Roman Forum, the Colosseum and the Palatine.
More things to do in Rome
Take a slice of toasted bread rubbed with garlic and olive oil drenched - bruschetta, famous snack from Roman times! 225
Visit the Roman carnival
A bright, colorful, unforgettable action with parade, masquerade and fireworks takes place on the streets of Rome in the day of the carnival.FREE4
Try a delicious cake made of unusual chestnut flour and olive oil.22
Try Fiori di zucca
One of the most unusual Italian dishes is Fiori di zucca made of zucchini flowers, mozzarella and anchovies. Yes, it sounds strange, but it's really tasty! 73
Go to any Rome sweet-shop, order the "grig" crostata cake with a cup of cappuccino and spend your morning like the italian. 52
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