Colosseum and Vatican Skip the Line

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon5 to 7 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

Rome in day! Or break it over two? This tour can be customized and we will be in contact shortly after the reservation is made to firm up the details for the big day! Enjoy skip the line access and Rome's best guides.

This tour will visit the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, Roman Forum, St. Peters Basillica, Vatican Museums, and the Sistine Chapel. Usually we do the tour in this order. However, when we contact you we can make special arrangements.

At the Vatican we usually have entrances every 30 mins for English tours.

Usually we start with the Colosseum,

Cost of transportation between the Colosseum and Vatican

Departure Point

Arch of Constantine, Via di San Gregorio, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

9:30 AM

Return Details

Via Sacra, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
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Walk in the path of Rome's famous Gladiators and have your expert guide tell the stories and famous events that occurred inside the huge walls of the Colosseum. You will be taken to investigate this incredible ancient stadium guided by a professional English speaker who will bring to life this immense structure describing its amazing history in detail and finding its many secrets.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
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Palatine Hill
The most beautiful and important of Romes seven hills is the Palatine Hill. Discover the founding point of one of the greatest civilizations and explore the ancient ruins of the Imperial palace; let our guides unveil this spectacular archaeological site where the ruins, the towering pine trees and the spectacular views over the Circus Maximus and the Roman Forum make it a once in a lifetime experience!
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
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Roman Forum
The political, social, and commercial heart of downtown Rome is not to be missed! Walk the original roman roads (the via sacra and via nova) and weave between ornate arches, towering temples, and lots more! Although there is less than half of the forum complete today, let our guides do a fantastic job of filling in the blanks for you and restore the city to its former glory.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
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Vatican Museums
Follow a professional English speaking guide on this exceptional journey and see the Vatican City a true wonder of the world and the heart of the Catholic religion! Visit the Vatican Museums, one of the largest and most famous Museums in the world and explore the highlights of the galleries, home to an immense collection of more than 20,000 works of art on display. These include some of the most renowned Roman sculptures and most important masterpieces of the renaissance era in the world.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
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Sistine Chapel
After being guided through the Museum corridors, your guide will lead you on to the Sistine Chapel to see Michelangelo's breath-taking masterpiece: The Last Judgement. After admiring the fascinating ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, you will be guided onward with fast track entrance in to St. Peter’s Basilica, the most renowned work of renaissance architecture in the world. This incredible Church that is dominating the skyline, is the tallest structure in Rome and its interior is truly a sight to behold.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
We finish the tour with St Peters basillica!
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 28 travelers

Cancellation policy

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