Rome: Colosseum, Forum & Vatican Guided Tour

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Journey through Rome's most iconic sites, from gladiators to Michelangelo, on this guided tour of the Colosseum and Vatican. Get a comprehensive overview of a broad timeline of Roman history.


  • Entrance to the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill
  • Skip the line to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel with your guide
  • Admire the Sistine Chapel's frescoes and the stunning St. Peter's Basilica
  • Learn about the history of the Colosseum and the Vatican from your guide
  • Explore the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel with a knowledgeable guide


Embark on an enthralling voyage through Rome's most iconic landmarks with a guided tour of the Colosseum and Vatican. Immerse yourself in the gripping narratives of gladiatorial combat and ancient spectacles at the Colosseum. Journey deeper into Ancient Rome visiting also the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Join your guide and fellow adventurers outside the Santi Cosma and Damiano Basilica as you prepare for a 2.5-hour odyssey steeped in history. After a leisurely lunch to rejuvenate your spirits, set your sights on the Vatican Museums at 3:00 PM, where an unparalleled collection of artistic masterpieces awaits. With the guidance of your guide, delve into the depths of these renowned galleries, marveling at the extraordinary works housed within. Step into the sanctified sanctuary of the Sistine Chapel, where Michelangelo's breathtaking frescoes adorn the ceiling in a symphony of color and beauty. Conclude your expedition with seamless access via a reserved skip-the-line corridor from the Sistine Chapel to the resplendent St. Peter's Basilica, where the storied history and architectural magnificence of the world's most renowned cathedral unfold before your very eyes.


Entrance to the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill 2.5-hour guided tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill Skip-the-line access to the Vatican Museums Guided tour of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica Reserved skip-the-line passage from the Sistine Chapel to St. Peter's Basilica

Important Information

  • Please note that this tour is not wheelchair accessible The meeting time is subject to change due to the availability of tickets, if this occurs, you will receive a call or message from the activity provider; please provide your correct phone number with the country code Please note that in the afternoon the door connecting the Basilica and the Vatican Museum is closed, by purchasing this tour you will not have the skip-the-line access to St. Peter’s Basilica Full names of all participants in the group are necessary and children need to be identified: in case of mistakes, the Colosseum ticket controllers can deny access without a refund There is a dress code at the Vatican: shorts and sleeveless tops are not allowed, knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women Carrying ID is mandatory, guests who show up without ID cannot be guaranteed entrance Please note that in July and August the duration of the Colosseum tour is 2 hours due to the heat

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This activity is non-refundable


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