Skip the Line Full day tour Vatican Museums and Ancient Rome
Live a day in the Eternal city, an evocative journey through all its facets: history, art and religion.
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What's included :
- Headsets to hear the guide clearly
- Professional monolingual guide
- Guaranteed to skip the long lines
- Lunch - Lunch (drinks not included)
- Transportation from the restaurant to the departure point for the afternoon tour
- 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
- Guaranteed to skip the lines
What's excluded :
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Everything that it is not specifically mentioned under the tour included
- Drinks at lunch
- Visit: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy
The Vatican Museums are the museum center of the Vatican City, in Rome. Founded by Pope Julius II in the 16th century, they occupy a large part of the vast Belvedere courtyard and are one of the largest art collections in the world, as they exhibit the enormous collection of works of art accumulated over the centuries by the popes: the Sistine Chapel and the papal apartments frescoed by Michelangelo and Raphael are part of the works that visitors can admire along their way.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Visit: Sistine Chapel, Viale Vaticano, 00165 Vatican City Italy
The Sistine Chapel, dedicated to Maria Assunta in Cielo, is the main chapel of the apostolic palace, as well as one of the most famous cultural and artistic treasures of Vatican City. It was built between 1475 and 1481, at the time of Pope Sixtus IV della Rovere, from whom it took its name. It is known throughout the world both for being the place where the conclave and other official ceremonies of the Pope are held, and for being decorated with one of the most famous and celebrated works of art of Western artistic civilization, the frescoes by Michelangelo Buonarroti, that cover the vault (1508-1512) and the back wall (of the Last Judgment) above the altar (1535-1541).
Duration: 10 minutes
Visit: St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy
It is the largest of the four papal basilicas of Rome, often described as the largest church in the world and the center of Catholicism; the basilica of San Pietro is the seat of the main manifestations of Catholic worship and is therefore in solemn function on the occasion of the papal celebrations, for example for Christmas, Easter, the rites of Holy Week, the proclamation of the new popes and the funeral of the dead ones, the opening and closing of the jubilees and the canonizations of the new saints.
Duration: 45 minutes
Visit: Colosseum, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome Italy
The Colosseum, originally known as Amphitheatrum Flavium is the largest amphitheater in the world, built by the emperor Vespasian in the year 72 after Christ, and inaugurated by his son Titus in 80 after Christ, located in the city center of Rome, it is the most important Roman amphitheater, as well as the most impressive monument of Ancient Rome; known throughout the world as a symbol of the city of Rome and Italy, in addition to being a UNESCO heritage site since 1980, it has also been included among the New Seven Wonders of the World.
Duration: 2 hours
Visit: Roman Forum, Largo della Salara Vecchia 5/6, 00186 Rome Italy
Is an archaeological area of Rome enclosed between the Palatine Hill, the Capitoline Hill, Via dei Fori Imperiali and the Colosseum. The Roman Forum was the monumental center of ancient Rome. Around the Piazza, crossed by the Via Sacra, were the most important public and religious buildings in the city. Currently the remains of the ancient Piazza del Foro can be visited (Temple of Antonino and Faustina, Basilica Emilia; Curia, Temple of Vesta; Ara di Cesare; Arch of Titus and Septimius Severus).
Duration: 30 minutes
Visit: Palatine Hill, Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome Italy
The Palatine is one of the central hills of Rome, is near the river but not adjacent to it, the maximum height is 51 meters above sea level. The hill overlooks on one side the Roman Forum and the Circus Maximus on the other. The Palatine is one of the oldest areas of Rome where the ruins of the temples and palaces of the Roman emperors who lived there are currently found; even if today only some parts of the old structures are present, through them we can appreciate and imagine the lifestyle that foresaw at the time, one of the best preserved structures of the Palatine Hill is the imperial house also included as House of Augustus.
Duration: 30 minutes
Departure Point :Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy
Departure Time :10:00 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- 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
- Be aware that the intensification of security checks to enter the Colosseum are recently causing long queues before getting in
- Near public transportation
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Not recommended for people with walking difficulties
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.