travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Colosseum, Rome, Italy

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.8mi
MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh History & Culture travel tip
added on the 8th of June, 2009
Colosseum: While most guides will tell you to visit the Colosseum, I would recommend a nice stroll around it. The impressive part is the outside. If you really want to go inside, you should go early in the morning so you don't have to wait much in line. Otherwise, enjoy the site and keep walking towards the Forum Romanum which offers a nice insight of ancient Roman life.

Address:
Colosseum, Rome, Italy

Price:
12

Opening Hours:
Mid February - mid March: 9 AM - 4.30 PM Mid March

 
The Vatican MuseumPantheon
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Rome

  • Shopping at Via Veneto and Via Condotti
    Via Veneto as well as Via Condotti are the most exclusive places to shop in Rome. They are both connected to the Spanish stairs and are really wonderful if you have really deep pockets. For people on a budget I would try the Corso which is [...]
    D: 15.1mi10
  • Tutto Pizza
    Wenn ihr in Rom seid und gute Pizza bestellen wollt, dann bestellt Pizza bei Tutto Pizza. Dort ist die Pizza super. [...]
    D: n/a10
  • Visit Porta di Roma
    Visit Porta di Roma. This place is one of the largest shopping centers in Europe with apparently 250 shops. I went there last week and it's pretty much like shopping in the US. While there, check out the humonguous super market with all the [...]
    D: n/a01
  • National Memorial for Vittorio Emanuele II.
    At the heart of Rome, the Piazza Venezia is located, depart from the main roads (Via del Corso, Via Quattro Novembre, VIa Plebiscito, Via dei Fiori Romani (that leads along the Roman Forum to the Colosseum). On this square stands the white [...]
    D: 0.3mi00
  • Caffe Della Palme
    Caffe Della Palme is really close to the Pantheon and actually located in the heart of Rome (Via de Pantheon I believe). It's the most amazing ice cream shop I ever came by, with amazing gelato and truly a must for any foodie :) [...]
    D: 0.4mi00

Things about Rome you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Rome Sights

One of the oldest cities in the world, Rome has been dubbed ‘the eternal city’ and ranks high in the list of the most preferred holiday destinations in the world. The Colosseum is on every tourist’s agenda, and for good reason. A day pass costs 11 euros, but if you want to take your time exploring, get a seven day pass for 22 euros instead. This gives you access to the [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Wiener Neustadt, Austria
They have great drinks not for too much and great company. Also they have the best music in the area, so yes, I can say it's the best club in the...
Night Life & Entertainment: Backstage

Billund, Denmark
Who doesnt know these little plastic stones and who didnt play with Lego? I think nobody. If you are on your vacation with your family in Denmark...
Family & Fun: Legoland

 

Laguardia, Spain
This incredible little town is located on the edge of Basque Country at the entry point to the region of La Rioja. The unique thing about this town...
Sightseeing: Town of Laguardia

Hajduszoboszlo, Hungary
If you don't want to pay for parking to the aqua park you can park just near it in some streets without any restriction.
General: Parking tip

 

Dublin, Ireland
Lodging: Harding Hotel, Jury's Inn Christ Church Food: Queen of Tarts on Cows Lane for excellent breakfast or lunch
Food: Lodging and food in Dublin

Vientiane, Lao People's Republic
Day 1. Arrive in Vientiane (D) You will be warmly welcomed on arrival in Vientiane and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Vientiane is a...
Sightseeing: Laos travel and tour packages

 

Gujranwala, Pakistan
WE ARE RIGHTLY PROUD OF HAVING DISTINCTION TO SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETE THE K2 BASE CAMP TRACK FROM HUSHE SIDE. AS BEING THE FIRST PAKISTANI GROUP WE...
General: TREK ADVENTURE SOCIETY GUJRAWALA

Coimbra, Portugal
Coimbra's University is one of the oldest in the world. It is located on the highest point of the upper town, where once the royal palace stood. ...
Sightseeing: The Old University

 

Bistrita, Romania
Nice, quiet, more like a living wonder.
General: Living wonder

Tunis, Tunisia
Tacking taxis isnt so expensive, so use them to get from A to B.
General: Taxi's are cheap

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*