PRICE

$152.79

(2225)

Key Details

City: Rome


Duration:7.5 hrs (1 hr 15 min break)


Start Time: 8:45 am

Highlights

  • See all the top sights of Rome including the Vatican Museums, Colosseum and historic center (Pantheon, Trevi Fountain & Piazza Navona). Also includes self-guided visit to St. Peter's Basilica.

  • With a private transfer from the historic center to the Vatican, we've taken care of all the details for a fun, hassle-free day.

  • Enjoy skip the line entrance at all the sites you visit (Vatican, Colosseum, St Peter's Basilica).

Tour Description

Explore the Colosseum with an expert guide - and no lines!

Your Rome in a day tour begins at an overlook of the Roman Forum, where your expert guide will introduce you to the ancient city and point out various attractions that you will visit later. Using skip the line Colosseum tickets, you'll then step into the iconic amphitheater for a full Colosseum tour including all the general access areas on the first and second tiers. Since there are never more than 15 people in the group this is a unique opportunity to interact with your guide and learn about this iconic structure.

Discover history and art in the historic center

The next part of your Rome in a day tour is the walking tour of the historical center of the city including a stop at the Pantheon, a 1,900-yea...

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Explore the Colosseum with an expert guide - and no lines!

Your Rome in a day tour begins at an overlook of the Roman Forum, where your expert guide will introduce you to the ancient city and point out various attractions that you will visit later. Using skip the line Colosseum tickets, you'll then step into the iconic amphitheater for a full Colosseum tour including all the general access areas on the first and second tiers. Since there are never more than 15 people in the group this is a unique opportunity to interact with your guide and learn about this iconic structure.

Discover history and art in the historic center

The next part of your Rome in a day tour is the walking tour of the historical center of the city including a stop at the Pantheon, a 1,900-year-old temple that is the inspiration for buildings around the world, including the U.S. Capitol. You’ll also explore the other side of Rome, the Rome of Audrey Hepburn and Federico Fellini, piazzas and fountains, gelato and photo ops. You’ll see the world-famous Trevi Fountain, where Fellini’s lovers cavorted in ‘La Dolce Vita’ and beautiful Piazza Navona, home to Bernini's Fountain of Four Rivers.

As an extra bonus, your walking tour also features a refreshing Italian gelato to eat as we stroll, just as the Italians do. Don’t resist; after all, it’s on us! Consider it part of your welcome to Rome.

See the best of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica

You can't say you've seen Rome in a day until you take a Vatican Museums tour. With skip the line Vatican tickets, you'll avoid the extremely long wait to enter and get right into the highlights of the collection with your guide. Our specially-designed itinerary picks and chooses the very best of the nine miles of art and antiquities to make sure you are engaged and entertained throughout, while not missing any of the gems of the collection, like the Apollo Belvedere, Laocoon and His Sons, and Raphael Rooms.

You’ll end your Rome in a Day experience in the Sistine Chapel. Afterward, you can choose between spending more time in the Vatican Museums or using a special entrance into St. Peter's Basilica that will allow you to skip the lines and enjoy a self-guided visit to the greatest church in Christendom.

If you only have a short period of time to see the absolute best that Rome has to offer, our Rome in a Day tour is the perfect way to maximize your time and experience the wonders of the city in the company of an expert local guide and small group of fellow travelers.

  • Sites Visited
  • Colosseum
  • Vatican Museums
  • Sistine Chapel
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Piazza Navona
  • Pantheon
  • St. Peter's Basilica (independent visit)
  • View of Roman Forum
  • Piazza Venezia & Mussolini’s balcony
  • Included
  • Privileged express entrance to the Colosseum - Vatican Museums & St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Transport from the historic center to the Vatican
  • Free homemade gelato
  • Small groups of 15 people or fewer
  • Expert Walks of Italy tour guide

Reviews

5-stars from over 2225 Customer Reviews

Our tour guide was amazing

Michael

Jan 26, 2019

Absolutely amazing! Our guide (Francesca) was incredibly knowledgeable and very easy to listen – I imagine it’s not an easy task keeping everyone so interested for so many hours. Her enthusiasm and passion were incredible and I feel that we would have missed so much without her. Worth every penny, thank you again!! (The English couple).

Graham

Jan 30, 2019

Fantastic tour, with a very knowledgeable guide. Thoroughly recommend the tour and Donata was brilliant - Thank you

Susan

Jan 28, 2019

Our tour guide was amazing

Michael

Jan 26, 2019

Absolutely amazing! Our guide (Francesca) was incredibly knowledgeable and very easy to listen – I imagine it’s not an easy task keeping everyone so interested for so many hours. Her enthusiasm and passion were incredible and I feel that we would have missed so much without her. Worth every penny, thank you again!! (The English couple).

Graham

Jan 30, 2019

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Important Information

Before you travel, please read our important notes about possible disruptions & site entrance requirements.