Rome in a Day: Vatican and Colosseum Skip the Line Guided Tours

Rome, Italy

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icon5 to 6 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 4 more
Overview

Do you have a limited time in Rome? This tour allows you to visit both of the most visited sites in the city in one day: the Vatican Museums in the morning and Colosseum in the afternoon. Plus a bonus access to the hop-on hop-off panoramic bus valid for 24h to explore the rest of the Eternal City sitting comfortably inside the bus with an audio guide.

In the morning, you will enter into one of the richest states in the world that protects and possesses some of the most important treasures of Italian art: the Vatican Museums. After this portion of the tour, you will then be able to witness the stunning beauty of the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica.

In the afternoon, you will get to visit the Colosseum and discover as well the Palatine Hills and the Roman Forum.

IMPORTANT: If you book the tour on Sunday, you need to have two days to cover both areas as the Vatican Museums is closed every Sunday.

Strict dress-code at the Vatican. No shorts. Shoulders and knees must be covered.

Skip the line tickets for all sites
Licensed tour guide
Headsets
Hop-on hop-off Panoramic bus tour valid for 24h
Private transportation

Departure Point

Via dei Gracchi, 17, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Return Details

Roman Forum, Via della Salara Vecchia, 5/6, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
Enjoy the history of art work and architecture of the Vatican Museum, after which you will be able to witness the stunning beauty of the Sistine Chapel at the conclusion of the Vatican Tour; you will also be able to have a direct privileged entrance to St Peter’s Basilica.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
Sistine Chapel
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Privileged entrance to the basilica
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Colosseum
You will go to see one of the most important architectural monuments of Ancient human civilization: the Coliseum, where a rich history unfolds, filled with gladiators, slaves and ferocious animals, and also cruelty, discipline and clemency.
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Palatine Hill
Palatine Hill
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
Roman Forum
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 27 travelers

Cancellation policy

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