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Immerse yourself in the vast Vatican Museums on a fully guided and extended Vatican tour followed by a self-guided Colosseum walk! Wander through all the important historical sites including the Vatican and it's museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. After the tour, enjoy a self-guided walk through the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill archaeological areas. This is our most popular 2 in 1 tour and it grants you skip the line entrance at both venues, allowing more time among the antiquities. Get fast track entry into the Vatican Museums, see inside the "Vatacombs", St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel. Tickets to the Colosseum will be provided upon checking in for your Vatican tour in the morning. After your Vatican tour, head over to the Colosseum and walk right in! Explore the amphitheatre at your leisure with faster than skip-the-line entry. You can also enter the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill archaeological areas to learn more about ancient Rome.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: When In Rome Tours

Meet at our customer service center 30 minutes before your Vatican tour departs. Free wifi, rest rooms, and refreshments are made available to all. We're located 1 minute from the Vatican Museums entrance.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vatican Museums, Vatican City, Lazio

Vast museums inside the Vatican City which house many thousands of ancient works of art and sculpture. The most important museum complex in the world!

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, Lazio

Simply the most colourful room in the world! Michelangelo's ceiling will deeply impress all who enter.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, Lazio

The largest and most beautiful basilica ever constructed, an explosion of art, architecture, sculpture, history and religion.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Colosseum, Rome, Lazio

Enter the Icon of Rome and understand what it really meant to kill or be killed as a gladiator in ancient Rome.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Roman Forum, Rome, Lazio

The heart and soul of ancient Rome.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Palatine Hill, Rome, Lazio

Wander around the birthplace of the City of Rome, where the legend of Romulus Remus came to pass, where Rome really was Caput Mundi.

Duration: 1 hour

  • Skip the line
  • All entrance fees included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

Location: Rome, Italy

Duration: 3 to 5 hours

Voucher Redembtion: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity. 

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Additional Information

    Operates: Monday thru Saturday

    Departure Point:
    When In Rome Tours

    Return Details:
    Palatine Hill, 00186 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

  • Inclusions:
    • Skip the very public long lines and avoid waiting at the Vatican Museums. Always fast track!
    • Catch all the magnificent Vatican art and architecture with an expert Vatican tour guide
    • Marvel at rarely seen masterpieces uncovered for you from exclusive Papal Collections
    • See Michelangelo's genius at first hand and feel the ambience inside the fabulous Sistine Chapel
    • Explore entire St. Peter's Basilica and ascend the dome thereafter if you so wish
    • Get faster than skip the line Colosseum entry and explore the arena at your leisure in the afternoon
    • Take in the ruins and temples of ancient Rome and on the slopes of the legendary Palatine Hill
    • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
    • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
    • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
    • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
    • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
    • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill

  • Exclusions:
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities

  • Other Information:
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • For security reasons, backpacks, rucksacks, large handbags, luggage etc. are forbidden inside the Colosseum / Roman Forum
    • 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
    • On days immediately surrounding religious holidays at the Vatican, alterations to tours may become necessary due to partial closings of areas normally included in this tour. In the event that the Papal tombs beneath St. Peter's Basilica are closed, the tour of the Basilica itself will be extended and no refunds made
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Vatican City / Colosseum / Roman Forum / Palatine Hill must be seen on the same day with the tour and tickets service we provide
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers

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