In one day, you will journey through the two most important attractions in Rome – Vatican and Colosseum with Skip the Line Access. See the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill and St. Peter's Basilica. This is the tour to make the most out of your valuable vacation time.
Begin your tour in the morning with the visit of Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, skipping the lines! No worry to reach the area: upon entry, your guide will lead you into the museums, through our favored entrance; consequently, you'll visit one of the most famous art collections in the world. Admire the Gallery of Tapestries, and the Geographical Maps before arriving at the renowned Sistine Chapel and the extraordinary Basilica. After the Sistine Chapel you will be taken, through an elite access to St. Peter's Basilica, with you skipping the line. Free time for lunch.
After lunch (NOT included), we will continue our tour visiting the Colosseum and the Archaeological Area in the afternoon, skipping long lines at the entrance. Take an informative tour led by professional guides. Choose this tour and you will be allowed to reach the Archaeological area on your own and get the complete voyage through the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and Roman Forum. Get to the Palatine hill with no line and unveil the hill where Rome was established at the beginning.
Then reach the Colosseum and be flabbergasted by this landmark that is the image of Rome in the world.The Amphitheater made to entertain the ancients Roman natives with bloody shows of animals, gladiators, and wild games, is presently one of the most captivating historical point of the City. Walk on the original path of old Rome along the Via Sacra and see the Temples of Vesta, Faustina and Antonino, the old Basilica Julia and Aemilia and dream about the glorious past of the Roman Empire. Unforgettable.
ItalyXP offers several other ways to explore the masterpieces of Roman historical center: the classic Full Day Tour by Vespa, for those who want to experience the thrill of reliving the atmosphere of the film "Roman Holiday"; and the legendary Full Day Tour by Ape Calessino, to explore the streets of Rome from a point of view completely unique and original.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
On Wednesday the morning access to St. Peter's Basilica is forbidden due to the Papal Audience. Replaced with the Vatican Library.
The tour itinerary may change as a result of papal events or extraordinary events.
We recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. For access to the interior of the Basilica, it is mandatory to have shoulders and knees covered.
The tour is conducted in a monolingual mode in English, German and Spanish, and multi-language mode in French / Portuguese.
Kids between 3-7 years old have a special discount and for kids from 0-2 years old its free.