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Rome in a Day: Vatican and Colosseum with Skip the Line

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If you’ve only got one day in Rome, it’s important to make the most of your time in the Eternal City by booking ahead. Ensure you tick off all of Rome’s top sights in just one day on a tour that includes a skip-the-line admission ticket to both the Vatican and the Colosseum, which is guaranteed to save you hours of waiting in line.
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  • 1
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 5
    Roman Forum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Palatine Hill
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • See the best of Rome in just one day on a sightseeing tour
  • A great introduction for time-pressed travelers
  • A guide provides the inside scoop on Rome's culture and history
  • Save hours of waiting in line with skip-the-line admission tickets to the Colosseum and Vatican
Important Information
  • Professional guide
  • Wireless audio headset to assist with hearing guide
  • Lunch in a typical Italian restaurant (3 courses) only for the pickup option
  • Hotel pickup (only for centrally located hotels in Rome) exclusively for the lunch option
  • Transportation during the tour only for tour type with lunch and pickup
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
  • Entry/Admission - Palatine Hill
  • Optional gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • On Wednesday morning tours: the visit inside St. Peter's Basilica is substituted by a visit to the Vatican Library due to the Papal Audience taking place every Wednesday
  • Due to heightened security measures, you may experience delays at security checks when entering the Colosseum
  • This tour visits religious sites, and a dress code will be enforced. Visitors must be dressed appropriately: no sleeveless blouses, no miniskirts, no shorts, and no hats allowed
  • If you have a pacemaker you will need to show a certificate, otherwise you will not be admitted without being screened
  • due to shorter daylight, from October 27 the visit to the Palatine Hill will be replaced with an external explanation from the Capitoline Hill
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Please be advise that from the 27th of October 2019 the Colosseum tour starts at 02:00 pm
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • The Basilica is an active place of worship and may be closed without prior notice for religious events. In this case the visit will be substituted by a visit to the Vatican Library
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Gray Line - I Love Rome
Warsaw, Poland
Great tour overall
First let me say that the Pompeii portion of this tour was excellent. Our tour guide excellently managed a
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New York City, New York
Great Tour
This tour was a lot of fun. The guide, Letizia, was very knowledgeable so it was really educational. I would
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A truly amazing afternoon on this tour
Had a great experience on this 3 hour tour - was worth every penny to avoid the long queues and listen to
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Cowes, United Kingdom
Perfect way to spend my 40th birthday
Thank you Elise and Nicoletta for a perfect morning. Such fantastic hosts. Highly recommend this experience to all
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Roberta was fabulous!
Roberta was a great guide. Very engaging and knowledgable. The tour lasted 3 hours which was just right. We learnt
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Sandra I
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Expensive and fell well short of expectations. A disappointment.
This walking tour was advertised as a 3 hour experience, ours lasted 2 and a quarter hours due to Winter Opening
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Lorraine J
Very happy
I was thrilled with the tour. Fabiano was very well versed in everything you might want to know about Pompeii.
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A tour to remember forever
Davide B was our guide. We were so lucky to have him. Not only was he super knowledgeable, but he was also
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Nathalie G
Waste of Money!
Initially I booked this because reviews said that the tour guide would help us navigate to great seats. So that's
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Susan S
Independent Tour
It was great that we got to see the ruins on our own since we felt we wanted more time instead of having lunch
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish
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