Skip-the-line: Guided tour Vatican Museums and Colosseum, Forum, Palatine Hill

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon10 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

The ideal introduction for first-time visitors, this full-day guided tour covers the Vatican Museums, the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill in a single day of sightseeing. Save time with skip-the-line admission tickets to each attraction, and get guaranteed fast-track entry. Listen to live commentary from your tour guide as you explore the city, with complimentary audio headsets available.
  • A full-day combo tour of the Vatican Museums and Colosseum
  • Beat the usual wait times with skip-the-line admission tickets
  • Tick off many of Rome's top highlights in one full day
  • Listen to enriching background commentary on the history of the Eternal City

Priority Access
Professional tour guide
Set of earphones
Tips
Pick up and mobility

Departure Point

Viale Giulio Cesare, 229, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

8:00 AM

Return Details

Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
A journey, skipping the lines, through the Vatican, one of the best museums in Italy. Famous and higly visited, hosts the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Walk around the big galleries of one of the most important museums in the world and discover the spectacular Belvedere Courtyard. Also, you can see the historical maps made by the cartographers of the time at the Gallery of Maps. We will also get to see the beautiful tapestries made by Raphael’s pupils at the Gallery of tapestries and the marvellous frescoes made by Michelangelo at the Sistine chapel. Among some of the most important churches of Catholicism there is St. Peter’s Basilica, where the sculpture of La pieta by Michelangelo can be found. Once outside the church we will find ourselves surrounded by the magnificent set of columns made by Bernini.
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Colosseum
In the afternoon, we will make our way to the Flavian Amphitheatre, known as the Coliseum, where we will explore the biggest amphitheatre ever made. Accompanied by our touristic guide, we will learn all about Roman emperors and gladiators, and in what consisted the many bloody battles that took place there for the Roman public. To continue, we will visit the heart of the ancient Rome, the Roman Forum, where the old Romans had their commercial, religious and political meetings and affairs. We will also walk up the Palatine Hill to enjoy the panoramic views, and where we will find most of the old imperial residences.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Roman Forum
An impressive sprwal of ruins, it was the Ancient Rome's daily centre.It was the social, political and ecoonomic hub of Roman empire. It is composed by basilicas, temples and vibrant public spaces.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Palatine Hill
Also called green heaven, it is the majestic hill over the Roman Forum and the Circus Maximus. It has a remarkable history and it represents a real peaceful place where escaping from the crowd.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers

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