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Rome: Ancient Rome and Vatican Museums Full-Day with Lunch

Product ID: 343551
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Join this full-day tour to visit some of Rome's most important highlights with skip-the-line tickets. See the Colosseum and enjoy one of the most important art collections in the world at the Vatican Museums.
About this activity
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Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
Skip the line through a separate entrance
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  • Enjoy a group of no more than 18 people
  • Learn about the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill
  • Admire the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica
  • Visit the Colosseum, the symbol of the ancient Roman times
  • Enjoy one of the most important art collections in the world
Full description
This full-day tour includes visits to two of the most famous places in Rome. In the morning, you will admire the Colosseum, the symbol of ancient Roman times, the Palatine Hill, the site where Rome originated, and the most important and beautiful archaeological area in the world: the Roman Forum.

After lunch, the tour continues with a visit to the Vatican Museums, one of the most important art collections in the world. The itinerary includes the Pio Clementino Hall, Laocoon and Apollo Belvedere, the Candelabra Gallery, the Tapestries Gallery, the Maps Gallery, and the Sistine Chapel, to admire the breathtaking frescos by Michelangelo, one of the most famous art works of all time. From the Museum, you will exit directly to St. Peter’s Basilica, the most important Christian Church in the world, to admire, among others, Michelangelo’s masterpiece La Pietà and the impressive Baldachin Altar by Bernini.

The tour ends in St. Peter’s Square, dominated by Michelangelo’s imposing Cupola and surrounded by the famous Bernini’s double Colonnade.
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Head sets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Lunch, but drinks are not included
What’s Not Included
  • Drop-off at the hotels
  • Drinks with lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• This tour is not suitable for guests with wheelchairs or with impaired mobility
• Children 3 and younger can join free of charge
• There is no place to leave your bags at the Colosseum
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From £128.87 £103.10 per person

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Product ID: 343551