Combo: Colosseum and Ancient Rome + Vatican: In the morning you will admire the Coliseum, symbol of the ancient Roman times, the Palatine Hill, the place where Rome has its origin, and the most important and beautiful archaeological area in the world: the Roman Forum.
After lunch, the tour continues with a visit of the Vatican Museums, one of the most important art collection 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.
Tour ends in St. Peter’s Square, dominated by Michelangelo’s imposing Cupola and surrounded by the famous Bernini’s double Colonnade.
Meeting/pick-up point: Piazza de l Colosseo corner with Via Capo d’Africa at 9am. Clients have to reach the meeting point 10 minutes prior departure.
Duration: 8 hours.
Inclusions: Skip the Line Access to Colosseum and Archeological Area, headsets, light lunch (appetizer or salad of your choice, two different tastes of pasta, dessert, coffee, water – drinks are not included).
Others: Please note that it is forbidden to enter the Coliseum with suitcases, backpacks and voluminous bags. There is no bag deposit at the Coliseum.
The Vatican Museums requires that wheelchair bound clients follow a different itinerary and aren’t allowed to join our regular tour.
t is not permitted to enter Churches in shorts, uncovered shoulders, miniskirts.
It’s forbidden to bring into Museum metal objects, backpacks, umbrellas.
Should St. Peter’s Basilica be closed for religious ceremonies, the tour will instead include the visit of Raphael’s rooms.