Private Combo Tour: Vatican, Ancient Rome and Lunch: Take a tour of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, jumping the lines! After the hotel pick-up, you will reach the Vatican area with no stress! Upon arrival, your guide will lead you into the museums, where you will visit one of the most important art collections in the world! Admire the Gallery of Tapestries, the Geographical Maps and the beautiful Raphael’s rooms before arriving at the famous Sistine Chapel and inside the unforgettable Basilica! After the Sistine Chapel you will be taken, through an exclusive access to St. Peter’s Basilica, skipping long lines.
After lunch, you will reach the Archeological area with no stress, ready to get the most complete tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Access the Palatine Hill with no line and discover the hill where Rome was founded at the beginning. Then reach the Colosseum and be amazed by this monument that is the symbol of Rome in the world.
The Amphitheater created to entertain ancient Roman citizens with bloody shows of gladiators, animals and cruel games, is now one of the most fascinating landmark of the City. Then, walk on the original path of ancient Rome along the Via Sacra and see the Temples of Vesta, Antonino and Faustina, the ancient Basilica Julia and Aemilia and dream about the glorious past of the Roman Empire. Unforgettable!
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up from hotels in the centre of Rome.
Duration: 8 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8.30am.
End/closing time: At 5pm.
Includes: Entrance fees with queue jump to The Colosseum and The Vatican Museum.
Visits to The Basilica on Wednesday mornings.