Exclusive Best of Rome Highlights, Vatican, Sistine Chapel with a Private Driver

Rome, Italy

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icon6 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Enjoy a tour of Rome and the Vatican Museums in style. A luxury car/minivan will pick you up at your hotel, and be at your disposal for the entire day. With Vatican Museums skip-the-line tickets, you will avoid the long lines and maximize your limited time in the Eternal City.
This 6-hour private sightseeing tour will bring you to the most fascinating sites in Rome, and the Vatican. You’ll have your own personal driver who will take you exactly where you want to go. The most popular areas of the city with the most history and charm will be on the itinerary, including St. Peter’s Square and Basilica, the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, the Colosseum, Roman Forum, the Pantheon, and wherever you’d like to go.

Air-conditioned vehicle
Private transportation
Skip the Line tickets for the Vatican & Sistine Chapel
Colosseum Tickets

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Please leave your hotel name for pick up

Departure Time

8:30 AM
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Piazza Venezia
Piazza Venezia
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Circus Maximus
Circus Maximus
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Complesso del Vittoriano
Discover Piazza Venezia with its famous white marble monument, Il Vittoriana, built in 1885 as a commemoration to King Victor Emmanuel II and lovingly called “The Wedding Cake” by the local population.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Pantheon
Proceed to the Government District to see the Parliament Building, the Palace of the Council of Ministers and the Column of Marcus Aurelius. Close by is the Temple of Hadrian which was constructed in his honor by the Emperor Antoninus Pius. A walk through some of Rome’s little alleyways brings you to the Pantheon where the Renaissance painter and architect Raphael is buried.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Trevi Fountain
The tour then wends its way to the Trevi Fountain, the backdrop to many a movie scene, including Fellini’s famous La Dolce Vita. If you wish to come back to Rome, follow legend and throw a coin in the fountain!
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Spanish Steps
Explore one of the most famous Square in the world.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
For the final visit of the day you cross the Tiber to the Vatican. Here you have a tour of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel where you will see Michelangelo’s famous ceiling frescoes as well works by other Renaissance artists including Raphael.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel, the home of Michelangelo's famous fresco, “The Last Judgment,” is next. The Sistine Chapel is also the venue for papal elections, and is one of the most popular attractions in Italy. Your tour guide will explain the stories from the Bible, including the creation of Adam, and how it relates to the frescoes.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
After the Sistine Chapel you enter St. Peter’s Basilica and the day finishes in St. Peter’s Square to see the Pope’s apartment and Bernini’s wonderful statues that surround the square.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • READ CAREFULLY: Because of the growing popularity of the current pope Francis and his intense activity in organising mass events in the Vatican some areas might get closed last minute without previous notice. This has already happened this year and can happen again during you Vatican tour: the Sistine chapel and/or the Basilica of Saint Peter might not be accessible. In case of such events our tour guide will provide you with a valuable alternative focusing the tour inside the Vatican museums.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

Cancellation policy

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