Sistine Chapel Combo Tour with Colosseum Arena Fast Track Express

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon5 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Visit two of Rome’s most popular landmarks on this two-in-one premier access tour. First, visit the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel with a small group of no more than 10 people. Then it’s on to the Colosseum, where you’ll enter the arena floor through the gladiator gate. In groups of 24 people or less, learn about the Colosseum’s history via a live guide and personal headset.
  • Two activities for one price
  • Semi-private tour of both locations
  • Enjoy special access to the arena floor
  • Good tour for those who want VIP treatment

Semi private group up to 10 people (Vatican)
Small group up to 20 people (Colosseum)
Licensed guide
Headset
Special Access at the Colosseum Arena Floor
Food and drinks
Gratuities
Transportation to/from attractions
Transportation between Colosseum and Vatican

Departure Point

Via Vespasiano, 28, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Vatican Museums
The Vatican Museums have 6 miles of galleries you will discover the highlights of them such as the gallery of the Candelabra, the Maps, the tapestries and many other your way!
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel preserves the wonderful frescoes of Michelangelo painted in two different periods, the first one was under the Pope Julius II and he painted for him the Creation of the world from stories from the Genesis book; while the second time Michelangelo came back he was already 61 years old and in only 5 years he painted the Last Judgement for the Pope Paul III Farnese. You will be overwhelming by the beauty of these frescoes
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Stanze di Raffaello
When Michelangelo was painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, Raphael was close by painting the apartment of the Pope Julius §II, today we call the Raphael Rooms. Among them there are the beautiful Parnassus with Homer, Apollo and the Muses and the School of Athens facing the Dispute over the Sacraments. Those rooms were one of the last works done by Raphael before he died.
Duration: 40 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
Vatican Museums
Borgia apartment, this is part if your tour and you will be impressive by the Tuscan- Umbria art from Pinturicchio and his school, you will see the rooms of the apartment of the Pope and discover many stories about the Borgia family from your guide
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
the Basilica of St. Peter's is simply very impressive with the Bernini's canopy that is over 90 feet tall. You will discover Michelangelo's first Pieta and the spectacular mosaics that are decorating the Basilica of St. Peter that was built in over 120 years.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
Rome Private Guides | Tours of Rome, Vatican and Florence
Rome Private Guides listed in trip advisor
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • 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
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Normal sized backpacks are permitted as huge backpacks will not be admitted
  • Small group tour average 16 people (maximum 24 people).
  • Please be aware that to enter the Colosseum it is necessary to pass a metal detector security check; although skip the line tickets are included, there may be some wait time to pass through security checks
  • Please note: if you arrive late you might lose the entrance or a part of the tour
  • A current valid passport or ID document is required on the day of the tour for the entrance at the Colosseum. Also a copy is accepted.
  • Please note: the order of the itinerary might change. It is possible that you will visit first the Roman Forum and then the Colosseum
  • The meeting time can be subject of a slight change. In this case we will call/text you in advance.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Please note that, for disabled visitors with certified invalidity of more than 74%, the Vatican Museums offers free entry that is extended to a companion for visitors who are not self-sufficient. To benefit from this, make sure you mention it at the time of booking so that our staff may handle your request.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please note that due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not suitable for any persons with disabilities.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

  • Reserve Now & Pay Later

    Secure your spot while staying flexible

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

Customers have also been looking at these Rome Experiences
More Experiences in Rome that we Recommend