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Address: Via Santamaura 14/B, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 334 727 3299
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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What a Life Tours is the perfect melting pot of people from all over the...

What a Life Tours is the perfect melting pot of people from all over the world, which makes us unique towards others. We have an insiders understanding of different cultures them being our direct background, relying on this as a fundament of our strength in delivering tours. This is your chance to get your vacations optimized and gain more then just a tour, but an experience as eternal as this City.

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Underground colosseum tour

This was our second colosseum tour with What a life tours , On this occasion returning with other family members. Our previous tour did not take in the underground areas, and we... read more

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West Camel, United Kingdom

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West Camel, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second colosseum tour with What a life tours , On this occasion returning with other family members. Our previous tour did not take in the underground areas, and we found this alone to be well worth the return visit. Although not exactly cheap we found the information given and knowledge of our guide -Carlotta invaluable. She took... More 

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london
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Mario Bassa as our guide - he was truly magnificant! Deep knowledge, great communicator, engaging style. Could not have asked for more.

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Dear Symon_11, Thank you for you kind words. We are so happy to hear that you had such a great Vatican tour with with Mario. He is indeed a wonderful guide and a great story teller. His passion for history really does show with his enthusiasm and knowledge. It was nice meeting you to our office, and we are thrilled... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had several tours with art history graduates in the Louvre, I have visited quite a few museums in Europe, but the tour with Carlotta was amazing, loads of details both of the art itself and the history that surrounded them. Highly recommend anyone that wants to visit Rome to take a stroll with Carlotta you will see the renaissance... More 

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Dear Pedro O, We are so happy to read that you had a great experience on our In-depth tour of the Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums and St.Peter's Basilica, and we wish to thank you for sharing this with other travellers. Carlotta will be so pleased to know that you found her to be an amazing guide! Thank you again for... More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of information, Carlotta was very knowledgeable, patient and accommodating to our 4-year old boy. I highly recommend this early morning tour, you will be able to enjoy the Sistine Chapel and Vatican museums as they should be enjoyed without the crowds. Book it in advance online and you will be thankful.

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David3050, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Buongiorno Yadira! Thank you so much for posting your experience on TripAdvisor! We are glad you liked the tour, you pointed out exactly what is the purpose of our Early Morning Vatican Tour: The Vatican Museums as they should be! Have a safe flight home, Kind Regards, David More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first tour of the Vatican Museums. We entered with the enthusiasm and wonder as children on holiday mornings. Our spectacular guide, Carlotta did not disappoint. She guided us through that maze of history in a way that would have been impossible on our own. We are so thankful for her knowledge of religious history and her ability... More 

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Dear traveller, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with our company! Your feedback is very helpful to us, we will make sure to pass on Carlotta your kind words. Kind Regards, David More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went yesterday on the underground Colosseum visit with our guide Marcello. It was AMAZING! We were lucky that we were only with one other tourist which made our group total of only 3 people. It is definatly worth while to visit also the underground of the Colosseum. We had acces to the arena itself and the basement. Also Marcello... More 

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Dear traveller, Marcello will be thrilled to read your review, thanks a lot for sharing a great review of your Colosseum Underground Tour. Enjoy your holidays and hope to see you back soon in the Eternal City! Best Regards, David More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Joined their early morning tour for Vatican Museum and St Peter Basilica. Cost was 89 euros per person vs the 65 euros by booking directly with the Vatican Museum website. The big advantage is you have a guide which will help you understand what you are looking at. Helping you guide through the museum as well as directing you directly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

This was my husband's first time to Italy and he wanted to experience as much of it as he could. He is an above the knee amputee and we knew that the Vatican would present a challenge for him due to both its size and its daily number of visitors. For these reasons we opted for the private early morning... More 

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, What a beautiful review! We are so happy to hear that we contributed to making Andrew’s first visit to the Vatican special and memorable! Our tour guides always go that extra mile to make the tours as comfortable as possible for our guests and I am sure that Toni will be thrilled to hear that her efforts were... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We went on our Colosseum Tour with Julian. We were lucky, as it was early in the morning so there weren't many people there. Julian was very informative, answered all of our questions and even gave us suggestions on other sites to visit. Great Italian coffee was included! Julian showed us the best of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine... More 

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Dear Nicolle B, Thank you for the great review! It sounds like you really enjoyed your tour of the Colosseum with Julian and we could not be happier to hear it! The Underground Tour is really something special; we never get tired of exploring those subterranean tunnels, nor the spectacular views from the third tier (and to stand on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Everyone in our group of 9 thoroughly enjoyed our What a Life Early Tour of Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica. We would highly recommend the early tour- no crowds! Daniella was our guide and she was wonderful. When we arrived in the morning at the WALT office, Joseph greeted us with warm croissants and delicious coffee. We... More 

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David3050, Guest Relations Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this review

Deaar BarbaraBeaumont, ’Grazie mille’ for your splendid review! You do a great job at highlighting all the perks of our Vatican Early Morning Tour: the delicious pre-tour breakfast in our office, the before-the-crowds access to the Sistine Chapel and of course – as on all of our tours – the great tour guides (no wonder it is our best-seller!)! It... More 

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