Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Approx. 6 hours
8:45am and 10:30am
Meet your guide at via Sebastiano Veniero 21, 00192 Rome. Please arrive 15 mins prior to departure.
The labyrinthine Vatican Museums comes alive with an expert guide followed by a self-guided Colosseum walk with this fantastic combo. Immerse yourself in art and the archeological prowess of ancient Rome with this Vatican Museums and Colosseum tour.
VATICAN MUSEUMS GUIDED TOUR
Meet your guide at the start point and enter the Vatican Museums. Admire the artistic and historical treasures by some of the world's greatest artists like Michelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci, Titian and Caravaggio.
Navigate the vast complex of rooms, artwork and history and explore halls such as the Gallery of the Maps and Raphael’s Rooms, ancient sculpture galleries and the stunning Hellenistic ‘Laocoon’.
Step inside the Sistine Chapel to admire ‘The Creation of Adam’ by Michelangelo’. Every corner of the Sistine Chapel is decorated with mosaics on the floor and intricate frescoes on the wall painted by the early Renaissance artists. Feast your eyes by looking at the luminous paintings on the ceiling and behind the altar painted by Michelangelo.
Make your way to St Peter’s Basilica and explore the Papal Crypts or climb the dome to the highest manmade point in Rome. Admire Michelangelo’s La Pietà, sculpted by the genius at the age of 24.
SKIP-THE-LINE COLOSSEUM TICKET
Walk past the long queues and enjoy fast-track access to one of the most popular Rome attractions, the mighty Colosseum with this skip-the-line admission ticket. Explore the most majestic structure of the Roman Empire that embodies myriad tales of bravery, public life and royalty in ancient Rome. It is known for its complex, stunning and advanced architecture, most of which is still intact considering the site being used as a pit for building materials at various points in history.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
Please note that large backpacks and handbags are not permitted inside the Colosseum or the Roman Forum.
Unfortunately, the tour is not suitable for those with mobility problems.
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