Treat yourself with this skip-the-line visit to Rome's most important artworks, including the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and the monuments of ancient Rome (the Roman Forum) on this guided full-day tour with a typical lunch in a central restaurant
What to Expect
Take a guided tour of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel and skip the lines. There are no long waits and there’s no stress involved. When you arrive your guide will lead you into the museums where you’ll see one of the most important art collections of the world.
On this full-day tour, you’ll have a chance to admire the splendid halls, including the Gallery of Tapestries and Geographical Maps, before finally arriving at the famous Sistine Chapel. You’ll visit the unforgettable St. Peter’s Basilica and Raphael’s Rooms as well.
Please note that on Wednesdays the tour does not enter the Basilica due to the Papal Audience event.
After a break for lunch, which is included in the tour price, you’ll take a drive to Rome’s Archaeological Area. Enter the glorious Colosseum to see the interior of this massive arena and take a complete tour of the Roman Forum. Climb the marvelous Palatine Hill or the enchanting Capitoline Hill, and explore one of the most important archaeological areas in the world.
- Skip-the-line entrance tickets
- Pick-up service from selected hotels
- Local guide
- Headset system to better hear the guide
- Lunch in a typical restaurant
What's Not Included
- Drop-off service
- Tour of St. Peter's Basilica on Wednesdays (due to Papal audience)
Know Before You Go
This tour is only one language when booked in English.
The tour is also available in Portuguese, Spanish, German, French (max 2 languages in the same group). The use of personal headsets provides you with a comfortable experience since you'll hear the guide speaking in your language only even when you join a multi-language tour.
Please wear clothing suitable for visiting the Vatican, and wear comfortable shoes.
Pick-up service is provided on the departure date only from selected hotels in Rome. Please contact the agency to determine if pick-up service is provided from your location.
If the pick-up service is not possible you should travel to the designated meeting point.