Private Colosseum, Vatican and Basilica with Hotel Pickup and Transfers

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon6 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 4 more

Get an immersive look at the top attractions of Rome on a private 6-hour tour. The excursion is ideal for travelers who want to make the most of their limited time in Italy. Exclusive transportation, beginning and ending at your hotel, whisks you to each location on the itinerary quickly and comfortably. Explore the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Sistine Chapel, and Saint Peter’s Basilica, while your guide provides illuminating commentary.
  • Get the personalized experience of a private tour
  • Enjoy skip-the-line admission to each attraction
  • Hear your guide clearly through a headset
  • Travel comfortably in round-trip transportation

Skip the line admission tickets for all attractions
Hotel pickup
Transfers with English-speaking driver and luxury vehicle
Licensed tour guide
Headsets to hear your guide clearly
Complimentary bottled water
Hotel drop-off
Optional gratuities
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We offer pickup service from all accommodation facilities located in the city center. Hotels, B&B's and apartments.

Please include, in your reservation, the accommodation name and address.

Departure Time

8:15 AM
Stop At:  
After meeting your private tour guide and driver at your accommodation, you will be taken, with one of our luxury vehicles, to the world’s largest amphitheatre and with your “skip the line” ticket, you will proceed into the metal detector control. Once inside, the tour guide will bring the Colosseum back to life by explaining how the gladiators entertained the crowds with spectacular fights. You will learn the complex engineering applied by the Romans to build, what is still considered, as the most technologically advanced, entertainment complex of its time.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
After the Colosseum, you will proceed into the archaeological site of the Roman Forum, which represented the commercial, legal and administrative center of Ancient Rome. You will literally feel as if you were brought back in time during the Imperial age of Rome. All of this, while walking by the ruins of ancient temples and Roman mausoleums, such as: the senate building and the original altar where Julius Caesar’s body was cremated.
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
From the Roman Forum, your driver will pick you up and take you way across town to explore the world renowned Vatican museums and two of the most important churches in the world, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. You’re sure to be dazzled by the masterpieces of great artists like Michelangelo with his world-renowned ceiling, “Last Judgment” and Pieta, and Gian Lorenzo Bernini with his twirling bronze baldachin, tomb of Alexander VII, and the many other gorgeous embellishments with which he adorned the interior of St. Peter’s Basilica. During the whole visit, your guide will fill you on the historic, religious and artistic significance of the works and accomplishments, as well as, the stories of the artists themselves.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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.
  • Large bags and suitcases are not permitted inside the Colosseum and there is no deposit room to store them.
  • Please remember to inform us if a member of your party needs wheelchair access.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.

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