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The Colosseum and the Baths of Caracalla open in the evening | Traveling Easy
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The Colosseum and the Baths of Caracalla open in the evening | Traveling Easy

After the extraordinary success of night tours of the Colosseum inaugurated last year, From 21 August the Superintendence for Cultural Heritage of Rome once again this year every Saturday, Until next 2 October.

a Hot-air balloon suspended above the floor of the arena enlighten underground, galleries and arcades Inside the Colosseum. The course will be organized in groups led directly to a specialist, aarchaeologist It includes a visit to permanent exhibition space dedicated to the history of the Colosseum, continue with the shows Gladiatore, illustrating the "occupation" of the gladiator weapons and accessories through performed by expert craftsmen, then concludesion the floor of the arena with a lovely view over the abysses of the Colosseum. The entrance for the visit will take place from North Gate, on the side to the Colle Oppio.


Then for the first time this year, instead, will be open to evening also visit the Baths of Caracalla. It starts Aug. 21, each until Saturday 23 October. During the visit will be highlighted architectural features Spa's decor and the equipment, addition to the various functions of each environment.

Colosseum:
every Saturday from 21 August 2 October 2010, From 21 all 24.00 (last entry 23.00) tours in Italian and English.

Baths of Caracalla: 
every Saturday from 21 August 23 October 2010, From 21 all 24.00 (last entry 23.00) tours in Italian and English.

For reservations and information call. 0639967700; www.pierreci.it

SOURCE: www.beniculturali.it