2 In 1 Best Of Rome & Vatican Saver_329265

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2 In 1 Best Of Rome & Vatican Saver

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Duration
time-raw4 hours
Starting point
Foro Traiano 89, 00187 Rome
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When in Rome, learn about Rome. The best of Rome & Vatican saver tour is an excellent treat of Roman history, you'll get to know about Julius Ceaser, Augustus and Mark Anthony from an expert guide who will explain their role in the rise to power and the eventual collapse of Rome. You'll explore ancient buildings of Vatican city and time in the Sistine Chapel is an absolute delight.

What to expect?

Your Best of Rome and the Vatican tour begins as you meet your guide and begin peeling back the layers of time while entering the Roman Forum. You'll hear names such as Julius Caesar, Augustus, and Mark Antony while your expert archaeologist guide explains their role in the rise to power and eventual collapse of Rome, the Caput Mundi.

Just a few steps away, the Colosseum awaits. We’ll enjoy privileged skip the line access for tour operators only through the Gladiator’s Gate. Once inside, you will be able to walk across the arena floor while marveling at the 360-degree view of the Icon of Rome. hearing about the making of a gladiator and what the games meant to the Romans. After exploring the various levels and views, your guide will leave you to explore further on your own should you wish.

After a break for lunch we reconvene in the afternoon, this time at our Vatican City office. Enjoy air conditioning, wifi and Gladiator Selfies until it's time for us to walk past the queues straight into the Vatican Museums and see all the major works of art by masters such as Perugino, Giotto, Raphael and of course Michelangelo. Time inside the magnificent Sistine Chapel is the absolute highlight.

On St. Peter's Square your guide will relate the origins of the Vatican City State and Swiss Guard. At the end of the tour you will be free to enjoy skip the line access to the Basilica of St. Peter and see Michelangelo's beautiful Pieta’, Dome, and Bernini's Baldacchino.

Meeting point info will be sent in booking confirmation e-mail. For security reasons, backpacks, rucksacks, large handbags, luggage etc. are banned inside the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill.

What is included?

  • Expert local guides
  • Priority Entrance
  • Avoid all the crowds and no waiting in any lines at any time
  • Archaeologist and Art Historian

Excluded:

  • Colosseum Underground (Hypogeum)
  • Does NOT include St. Peter's Tomb / Scavi / Necropolis - please book separately through the Vatican
  • Food, drink, refreshments (these are easily attainable in between tours)

Is this experience for me?

  • Unfortunately, this tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • This tour does not run on public holidays

What do I need to bring?

  • Sturdy, comfortable footwear advised

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: Fee of 100% if cancelled 3 days before event or less.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

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$122