This full day Vatican tour and Colosseum tour will allow you to see nearly every notable sight in Rome. This walking tour will let you discover the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, the St. Peter's Basilca and Ancient Rome. This is the perfect tour for those without much time in Rome.
Spend an amazing full day in the Eternal City, making your way from one landmark to the next and enjoying the sight of historical art and archaeology interspersed with modern buildings. This all-inclusive tour will start by picking you up right at your hotel and includes skip-the-line tickets for Vatican Museums and Colosseum! Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour the must-see higlights of both Rome and the Vatican City.
In the morning, you'll begin your journey in Vatican City. Here, you can admire many of the world's most revered works of art and spend time among some of Christianity's most sacred sites.
You will start in the maze-like Vatican Museum, where your private guide will lead you through each of the must-see rooms. Next, you'll walk the hallowed halls of St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel. Perhaps the Vatican Sistine Chapel, with Michelangelo's frescoes is one of the most beautiful masterpieces in the world and admiring it with the explanation of your guide will probably be oen of the best elifetime experience.
In the afternoon, after a tasty lunch at the restaurant (included), you'll leave the Vatican and depart for the Eternal City proper. Your journey will take you through the heart of Rome as you visit each of this magnificent city's most famous monuments.
First, you will enter the Colosseum and your guide will explain its history as you wander amidst the ruins. Next, you'll see the Roman Forum, an ancient marketplace home to the ruins of once-important government buildings, and pass by the Capitoline Hill, the citadel of the early Romans.
This comprehensive full day guided tour to the Vatican and Colosseum is what you need if you only have few time to spend in Rome. It offers a unique and unforgettable day in the Eternal City, giving you the chance to visit two of the most impressive art sites in the world. As promised, your guide will take you through every major point of interest, departing expert knowledge as you skip the line at each landmark. Plus, the full day tour includes also a good lunch in Rome, between the morning tour and the afeternoon tour.
If you are not interested in the pick-up, or if it not possible to arrange the pick-up in your accommodation (we remind you that the pick-up is available ONLY at hotels in the center of Rome, and NOT in apartments or B&Bs), you can check our full-day tour without the pick-up service. If you prefer a more intimate experience than a group tour, we suggest you either the small group tour of Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel and Colosseum or the private tour of Vatican museums and Colosseum on which you will have a private guide at your disposal.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
The tour is conducted in monolingual mode in English, German and Spanish, and in multilingual mode in French/Portuguese.
The itinerary of the tour - especially during the Jubilee year - may change due to unforeseen Vatican events.
On Wednesday morning access to the Basilica is forbidden due to the Papal audience.
We suggest you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. To acces the St. Peter's Basilica you must have your knees and shoulders covered.
The pick-up is provided only for the hotels located in the centre of Rome, so it is important to communicate the name and address of the hotel where you are staying, to organize the service in the best way. Also, please note that the pick-up service is NOT provided for private homes and B&B. The pick-up service starts one hour before the tour's departure: the exact time of your pick-up will be communicated after the booking.