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Make your own way to the tour office in central Rome to meet your guide and group. Set out on the short walk to the Vatican, stopping to admire the magnificent views from St. Peter’s Square,

On arrival, use your prepaid skip-the-line tickets to gain priority entrance and head straight inside. Accompanied by your guide, discover the treasures on display in the vast Vatican Museums, including highlights like the Vatacombs and works by artists such as Raphael, Caravaggio, and da Vinci. You’ll also get chance to admire Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel and visit St. Peter's Basilica.

Next, enjoy skip-the-line tickets to the Colosseum. Your tickets can be used at a time of your choosing, and a self-guided visit means you can take your time and stop to take photos. Tickets also include entrance to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.
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Sistine Chapel
St. Peter's Basilica
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Experience two of Rome’s most popular attractions on this skip-the-line tour, which potentially saves you hours of waiting in line. Visit the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica on a guided tour, hearing insightful commentary along the way. Then, explore the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill at your own pace on a self-guided tour.
  • Combine Rome’s super-popular Vatican and Colosseum in one tour
  • 2-in-1 skip-the-line tickets: save on entry fees and avoid long wait times
  • Guided tour of the Vatican means you won’t get lost in the huge museum
  • Set your own pace on self-guided Colosseum and Roman Forum visit
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Skip the line Vatican Tour & Colosseum.

First of all let me say, our tour was fantastic because of our amazing guide, Chiara. She had us engaged the entire time. Skipping the lines is good as the normal line was at leaat a kilometre long. However on the tour you are basically...More

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing tour of Vatican City!

I think this was one of the best ways to learn about & experience the Vatican! Chiara, our tour guide, was exceptional. She was so passionate about its history and made the tour engaging and fun. There weren’t a huge amount of signs around the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
When in Rome - a great company to tour with

I booked this for myself and partner having no previous experience of either skip the line or When in Rome tour company. We had a first class experience. It was a small group of 12 rather than an enormous long crocodile! Christina, our guide was...More

Thank Extraordinary423406
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The best

This was the best guided tour we have ever had. It was a small group and Christina our guide was knowledgable and enthusiastic. I all ready knew something about Michelangelo and his relationship with the Roman church but she added to it. The whole tour...More

Thank Frank692
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile
Only way to do it!

We were a little sceptical before booking this guided tour but Christina’s knowledgeable commentary was excellent and not too serious. It took about 2.5 hours in a small friendly group of around 12 people. Many other tours were 30 People. You are given a headset...More

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9 May 2018|
Response from Jane D | Reviewed this property |
Hi we visited in November so we went straight through and missed the queues , the tour took about 2 hours . We then went to the colosseum under our own steam . Hope this helps
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