Rome in 2 days: Vatican Museums, Colosseum, Best of Rome and Catacombs Tour

Rome, Italy

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Overview

Join us for an incredible journey over 2 days in Rome! On this combo, you will see the most amazing sites in all of Rome!

On the first day: This truly exceptional experience combines a walking tour of the city's treasures including the best in fountains, piazza's, art and architecture as well as the Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peters Basilica

On the second day: A visit to the immense wonder; Rome's Colosseum and Ancient Rome as well as the famous Appian Roman Catacombs.

Combining art, architectural wonders and some of the holiest places on earth, come with us on what is definitely a most remarkable experience with all of the best the ancient city of Rome has to offer.

All taxes, fees and handling charges
Admission tickets
Professional art historian guides
Priority access to all the monuments and areas
Guaranteed to skip the long lines to all monuments
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Gratuities
Transportation to/from attractions(Except Appian Catacombs)

Departure Point

1: Via Quattro Novembre, 147, 00187 Roma RM, Italy
2: Via Leone IV, 6, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
3: Via della Polveriera, 8, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
4: Via della Polveriera, 8, 00184 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

10:30 AM

Return Details

1: 00120, Vatican City
2: Via della Polveriera, 8, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Via Quattro Novembre, 147
You will meet your guide in our office and walk around the city. You will throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain and visit the Pantheon, one of the most amazing buildings in the world, still today having the largest dome in the world, made of cement! We will guide you to admire the Baroque treasures of Piazza Navona as well as the most important city attractions.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
Via Leone IV, 6
You will meet our staff at our Vatican's office. The office is just a few minutes walking distances from Metro station Ottaviano.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Vatican Museums
An expert English speaking guide will take you on a journey to The Vatican City home possibly the most famous tourist destination in the world. The Vatican museums attract with its ancient Roman and Greek statuary collections of the Renaissance popes, Muse's rooms, Circular room with Hercules, the Gallery of Maps and the rooms of Raphael, millions of fervent religious supporters and interested visitors each year. Join us to see the fantastic art, history and architecture housed within the walls of this beautiful city's 7 km of galleries, chapels and rooms, overlooking the Vatican Gardens. Start your adventure with the main part of the tour seeing all of the very best parts of the museums like explained in detail by your professional guide.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Sistine Chapel
Then you will move on to the Sistine Chapel and see the breathtaking Last Judgement of Michelangelo, a project which changed the course of Western art and is regarded as one of the major artistic accomplishments of human civilization.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
St. Peter's Basilica
After this you will be left in St. Peters Basilica the greatest piece of Renaissance architecture as well as being the largest church in the world, to explore at your own leisure.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
  Not Included
Meals:
  Not Included
Via della Polveriera, 8
You will meet our staff at 9 Am at our Colosseum office. Our staff will provide you also with the tickets for the Catacombs and instruct you about it.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Colosseum
On your tour, you will beat the crowd skipping the long ticket lines to venture deep inside the walls of the Colosseum discovering its many secrets and gory past. You will visit the ground floor and the second level giving you a great view inside of Colosseum. Join us and discover the secrets held within the walls of this incredible monument.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Palatine Hill
Being one of the most visited sites in the world, there is regularly long ticket line at the Roman Forum and Palatine. By joining our Explore Ancient Rome - Ultimate Roman Forum and Palatine Hill tour, we will provide you with 'skip the line' entrance tickets, so the group can head straight inside and not waste time standing around in ticket lines. Visiting the imperial palace or having the best view over the city, will represent just some of this tour's attractions. Along with providing you with expert knowledge, your guide will also point out the best places to capture that perfect picture during your tour
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Roman Forum
The Roman Forum was the downtown of the ancient city, the political, economic and religious centre. You will learn about the roman life and you will find out what Romans enjoyed the most.
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Via della Polveriera, 8
You have to arrive at the meeting point at least at 1:45 pm for the transfer departure. Our driver will take you to the Appian Catacombs and bring you back at the same meeting point.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Catacombe di Santa Domitilla
You will explore the mysterious catacombs situated along the old Appian Way, some 93 miles (150km) of underground galleries used as cemeteries by early Christians under Roman persecutions. After the tour, the same shuttle bus will bring you back to the departure point.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Accommodation:
  Not Included
Meals:
  Not Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

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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