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Vip Morning Colosseum and Afternoon Vatican Museums Small Group Tour provided by Italy With Family

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Vip Morning Colosseum and Afternoon Vatican Museums Small Group Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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Updated 07/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Start the morning visiting Colosseum. By joining our Official Small Group Colosseum Tour we will provide you with 'skip the line' entrance tickets, so the group can head straight inside and not waste time standing around in ticket lines. In the afternoon, you will join a small group and enter the Vatican Museum, home to some of the most famous collections of art & architecture in the world. On this Small group tour, you will beat the crowd skipping the long ticket lines and join us on an emotional experience through the Vatican City including the Sistine Chapel. After this, you will be escorted in St. Peters Basilica from a priority access to explore it at your own leisure. In 1 day you will visit two of the world 's most emblematic sites, explained by professional English speaking guides
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • Pass by
    Via della Polveriera, 8
  • 1
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Via Leone IV, 6
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 4
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    St. Peter's Basilica
  • You'll end at
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Important Information
Departure Point
Via della Polveriera, 8, 00184 Roma RM, Italy Via Leone IV, 6, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional art historian guides
  • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
  • Assistance on site and from our local offices
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Small-group tours
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • 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
  • The tour reservations have strict timing. To join the tour you are required to be at the meeting point for check-in at least 30 minutes to your Colosseum departure time and at 1:30 pm your Vatican tour. If you arrive late for the meeting time, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule, unless you pay for the activity again. As per "No Show" rules you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • All visitors must pass through the monument/attraction security check please allow at least 20 minutes to clear security.
  • The exact timings and reservations can vary, dependant on the monument/attractions administration offices availabilities and decisions on the booking day and can be subject to last minute changes. Departure time can differ up to 20 minutes from your selected time
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
  • Please be aware that large bags/backpacks/suitcases are not permitted in the monument/ attraction. Only very small bags are allowed. Please do not bring these items with you on the day of your tour as there are no cloakrooms at the monument.
  • All clients will be asked to show a photo ID, you must bring a photo ID to be allowed into the monuments.
  • Pets are not allowed inside the venue
  • On Wednesday, due to the weekly Papal Audience, and on religious ceremony there is a possibility that St Peter's Basilica will be unavailable during which the access to St Peter's Basilica is closed.
  • We can’t be held responsible in case of sudden closure of the Saint Peter’s Basilica or any other room inside the Vatican Museums without notice, as this is a decision of the Vatican Administration itself and we have no control over it.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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By: Italy With Family
What a time we've had, 100%%% worth it!
I remember going to Rome with an urge to visit as much as we could, in the few days we stayed there, we started pla
We've had a great time with this agency! Their services are great, we really enjoyed our Colosseum tour. We went do
What a wonderful experience!
We decided to make an exclusive private tour of the Vatican and Sistine Chapel in this period since we hoped there
Very nice tour and great guide!
I don't often write reviews but I enjoyed this tour so much I just had to do it! The guide was great and I loved th
Great experience, would recommend!
Me and my girlfriend visited Rome in July and had the guided tour of Colosseum and ancient Rome. The guide was extr
Rome in 2 days
One of the best tours you can take. I have travelled extensively in Italy with students, friends and family and you
Amazing experience
I had such a good time! Everything was so well organized and professional! I will highly recommend it to anyone who
Amazing tour of the Eternal city
The first time I visited Rome, 20 years ago, I didn't get the chance to have a guided tour of the best attractions
Tour Vibe Awesome
The tour was spirited and the story-telling from the guide was WOW. Def worth the effort to use these guys. My gir
fun times at the Vatican
Greatly informative and fun tour! I've had a grea time visiting the Vatican with these guys. Everything went smooth
When I went to Italy I wanted to offer my fiancée the best birthday gift out there! She is extremely passionate abo
Empty Vatican Museums in the morning
Our family had the incredible experience to visit the Vatican Museums crowds-free! Everyone loved it so much, from
Amazing tour!
I had the most amazing time on this tour and got to see so many amazing sights! The guided tours were fantastic and
Cool experience at the Colosseum Underground
I've spent such a memorable time with this company. I was very lucky to find availability so last minute (2 weeks b
Best night
One of the best nights of my life!!! Besides the driver that was really nice, the experience overall was fantastic
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  • Languages Offered: English
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