Skip the line Tour Colosseum and Vatican Museum upgrade with Private Sightseeing Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Rome

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Join a special full-day tour to see the main features of the Eternal City. You will start with a skip-the-line group tour in the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill. Your visit will continue in the Vatican Museum where you will admire one of the greatest collections of art in the world. To end up, a comfortable short limousine, will lead you to an amazing sightseeing tour that will end with a terrific view from Janiculum Hill.
Join our full day tour including the highlights of Rome. If you only have a short time to spend in Rome, our itinerary is perfect for you. Your day will start at the Colosseum, the monumental symbol of the ancient Rome. Hear about the gladiatorial battles, the mad emperors and the everyday life of Romans. Continuing on the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum, which used to be the center of the Roman social life. After the Ancient Rome tour, you will have a short break for lunch (not included) and you will meet again your guide directly in the Vatican City where you will be guided through the intriguing history of the Vatican Museum and the Popes lives. You will see the unique art exhibition of the Vatican Museum collected or commissioned by Popes through the centuries. The collection includes works of Leonardo Da Vinci, Giotto, Raffaello and other world-famous artist of the Italian High-Renaissance. At the end of the tour, your guide will lead you to the absolute highlight of the Vatican Museum: the Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo. After that your guide will let you have a direct access to St Peter’s Basilica and you can stay inside the Basilica as you wish without the guide. Once finished your tour of the Vatican, you will meet your driver that will escort you around the main beauties in Rome. Enjoy a 2 hrs panoramic private sightseeing as well as the best panoramic overview of the Eternal City, as for example the one from the Janiculum terrace. PROGRAM: English Tour Schedule with Departure 9:30am: 9:30am – 12:30am Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Group Tour 3:00pm – 6:00pm Vatican Museums Group Tour  6:30pm – 8:30pm Private Sightseeing Tour  Spanish tour with departure time at 10:00am (only High Season:15 March-15 September): 10:00am – 1:00 pm Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill Group Tour 3:00pm – 6:00pm Vatican Museums Group Tour 6:30pm – 8:00pm Private Sightseeing Tour

What’s included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional art historian guide (for Colosseum and Vatican Museum tour)
  • Private driver (for 2hrs sightseeing tour ONLY)
  • Hotel drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pickup 
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • there is no guide for the panoramic tour