Day Tour by Train from Florence to visit Rome, Vatican and Colosseum

14 h
Day Trips & Excursions
difficulty Medium
Wheelchair Not Accessible
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Day Tour by Train from Florence to visit Rome, Vatican and Colosseum

Take advantage of our amazing one day tour of Rome from Florence, presenting the best attractions that the eternal city has to offer. Discover the highlights of Vatican City with St. Peter Basilica or the Sistine Chapel. Explore the rest of Imperial Rome and learn about the past.

Amazing one day tour of Rome from Florence
Discover the best attractions of Rome with an expert guide
Admire the beautiful masterpiece of Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel of Vatican
Visit the magnificent Coliseum and learn more about its past
Explore the ancient ruins of Imperial Rome in the archaeological area

Join our amazing journey to the eternal city of Rome with a once in a lifetime tour of Rome from Florence, exploring this best attractions of the city and discovering its unique character and atmosphere.

A day tour from Florence to Rome by train, to visit the Eternal City

Rome is one of those cities that has to be visited at least once in a lifetime, boasting one of the richest and most fascinating cultural and historical heritage in the world. A one day tour of Rome from Florence is the perfect opportunity to admire the landmarks of the city and see everything it has to offer.
This exquisite experience in Rome will start with a pleasant train ride from Florence that only takes one hour and twenty minutes. You will be met by a professional guide in Rome and begin the adventure of your life through the streets of the city.

Visit the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica

One day is usually not enough to discover all that this magnificent city has to offer, but we have created the perfect short tour of the best of Rome from Florence, including all of its most impressive and inspiring highlights. The first part of the tour will explore Vatican City, this small state that represents the core of the Catholic religion, but also a unique cultural destination.
The tour of Vatican will include its most fascinating attractions: the Sistine Chapel with the stunning masterpiece of Michelangelo, continuing through the Vatican Museums with the statue of Laocoon and his Sons, Apollo Belvedere and others, then proceeding to visit St. Peter Basilica, discovering the touching Pieta statue by Michelangelo, the beautiful altar by Bernini and other treasures.

Admire the Colosseum and Roman Forum, to discover the Ancient Rome landmarks

After a light lunch served in a traditional Roman restaurant, the tour of Rome from Florence will continue with an immersion into the other side of the city, Imperial Rome and its marvels. You will meet your expert guide in front of the Arch of Constantine and make your way to the imposing Coliseum, one of the most famous historical landmark in the world, a symbol of the power of ancient Rome.
The skip the line tour of the Coliseum will show you its history, its legends and its architectural features, beautifully explained by our guide. The rest of the tour will be spent among the inspiring ruins of ancient Rome, in the famous archeological area. You will admire and discover the Roman Forum, the Triumph Arches, the Sacred Way and many others. This Rome experience from Florence will end at about 6 pm, after a day full of atonement and knowledge.

  • Departure from Santa Maria Novella
  • Vatican
  • Colosseum and Roman Forum
  • Departure from Rome (Tiburtina)
  • Train tickets from/to Florence
  • Assistance at Santa Maria Novella station
  • 1 day Rome Subway ticket
  • Professional tour guide in Rome
  • Skip-the-line tickets
  • Lunch
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


Please note that this tour is not refundable.
This tour is free for infants 0-3 years old (no seats reserved on the train).
This tour departs from the station Santa Maria Novella in Florence: you will be given train tickets and you will be assisted by the staff of our local partner at the train departure to arrive in Rome. You will meet your accredited guide directly in Rome (full information will be provided at the departure).
We recommend wearing appropriate clothing to access the places of worship, for both men and women: no shorts, miniskirts, tank tops or shirts that leave bare shoulders and knees. Compliance with these rules is mandatory for entering the Saint Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Museums.

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.