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By Roman Guy Subscribe to RSS | April 30th 2012 | Views:

Rome is a very popular destination for most travelers. It is a desirable and incredible city. The foundations of classical Western civilizations were in this ancient city. There are innumerable monuments and art works to see in Rome. There are several companies that organize affordable Rome tours. If you have not visited Rome, don’t delay, as this city beckons travelers from all over the world.

Attractive Rome Tours

Explore the ancient city of Rome by selecting affordable Rome tours. Most of the monuments and numerous historical buildings reveal much about the Roman Empire. Unlike the yesteryear, Rome is a busy city today and one of most stylish and fashionable cities. There are hardly any skyscrapers here.

There is so much that you can do and see in Rome that tourists tend to return on a second or third trip. The organizers of Rome tours will never ever miss the Vatican and the Basilica of St. Peters. These two architectural splendors are stunning and the artistic work is truly breathtaking. The Pantheon is a distinctive building circular in shape with a dome. It reveals Roman ingenuity to the fullest.

Affordable Rome Package Tours

Several companies offer package tours of Rome and its surrounding areas. There are group tours for a week which include several important sights including the Palatine, the Colosseum, Vatican and Hadrian’s Villa. You can also avail of city tours that will take you to the main historic sites. There are cruises and rail journeys too organized by affordable Rome tours.

A great historical monument that you should not miss is the Colosseum. A Colosseum tour Rome will help you view this amphitheater which is an imposing structure covered fully in stone slabs. Situated in the Roman Forum, the Colosseum is only partially intact and it was originally built to accommodate 70,000 spectators.

A Full Tour of the Colosseum

You can spend a whole day and take a Colosseum tour Rome. What is left today is only a skeleton of the original arena which was the biggest in the world. The arena had four stores, there were 80 arches in three floors where huge statues were constructed. Your guide will explain the gory past of this place. Roaring lions and gladiators fought in tough contests that entertained the public. The contests symbolized power and prestige.

Today when you take a Colosseum tour Rome, you can see the arena, but the stage has disappeared. Instead of the stage there are cellars which were used to keep equipment for the contests. Even after 2000 years, the Colosseum stands today as one of the important historic buildings.

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