Beautiful monuments and gruesome secrets. Here’s your chance to tread in the footsteps of the Gladiators.

Pass by the dreaded Mouth of Truth and see the awe-inspiring Colosseum (exterior visit)  as your guide uncovers stories of the chaotic, mortal combat that served to entertain the Romans.

Picture the hustle and bustle of busy food stalls and brothels as you stroll by the old market town to the imposing ruins of the Roman Forum (exterior visit). Finally, explore Piazza Navona at your own pace. One of the largest and prettiest squares in the city, it’s always brimming with atmosphere.

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