Rome Vatican Museums & Colosseum: FULL DAY experience

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Why Booking With Us?

  • Our engaging guides are all highly qualified
  • All our services stand out for being single language
  • We have possibility to guarantee tours every day
  • Experienced staff always takes care of customers

  • Duration 9h
  • English-Spanish-Italian-Portuguese
  • Skip-the-line Vatican Museums and Colosseum access
  • Mobile voucher accepted
Tour Details

Get your ultimate Rome Vatican Museums and Colosseum experience – the best way to discover two of Rome’s most impressive areas: Vatican Museums and Colosseum all in one day.

Be ready for an immersive day into the Eternal City.

Enjoy an authentic tour inside the Sistine Chapel, discover papal collections and travel back to the days of the Roman Republic.

Meeting point

For the Vatican in the morning, meet your guide at Viale Giulio Cesare 229 (between pharmacy and cinema ‘Giulio Cesare’).

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For the Colosseum tour in the afternoon,  meet your guide at the entrance of the Colosseo metro station (on line B), opposite to Colosseum Square. You will find your guide between a green kiosk and the fountain.

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Starting time of Colosseum tour in the afternoon depends on schedules of the year:

– from 21 mar 2022 until 29 may 2022:

Spanish tour h 14:30

English tour h 14:00

– from 30 may 2022 until 11 sept 2022:

Spanish tour h 15:30

English tour h 15:00

– from 12 sept 2022 until 30 oct 2022:

Spanish tour h 14:30

English tour h 14:00

– from 31 oct 2022 until 19 mar 2023:

Both Spanish and English tour h 13:30


In both cases, the guide will be there with a sign that says “Tourismotion”. Please, we strongly recommend you to arrive to the meeting point at least 5 minutes before the beginning of the tour.

Price Includes

  • Priority Access: Official Vatican Museums and Colosseum Tickets
  • Access to the Sistine Chapel
  • Access to the Colosseum
  • Professional and live-speaking guide
  • Set of earphones to hear your guide

Price Excludes

  • Tips
  • Pick up and mobility

Know before to go

  • The group tour is not suitable for those with mobility issues. Please book a private tour
  • Please keep in mind that you will walk a lot so wear comfortable shoes
  • All visitors must pass through airport-style security both at the Vatican as well as at the Colosseum. During high season the wait at security may be up to 30 minutes.
  • Access to the monuments on this tour is not possible with large backpacks. Please take a small backpack or bag
  • Please note that the Holy See may close St Peter’s Basilica and/or the Sistine Chapel without prior notice. If this were to happen during your tour, you would spend more time on the other parts of the tour. During Easter week, St. Peter's Basilica may close for important ceremonies


  • Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded. Please send an email to: in case you want to cancel your tour.
What to Expect

Save time and money with a combined skip-the-line tour of the Vatican Museums and the main monuments of ancient Rome.

Start in the morning with Vatican Museums highlights, sucha as Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Wander through the vast corridors and galleries of one of the most important museums in the world, while touring in a group of no more than 30 people.

Go to the spectacular Cortile del Belvedere and see the historic maps of ancient cartographers in the Gallery of Maps. See beautiful tapestries by Raphael’s students in the Gallery of Tapestries.

Then, gaze in awe at Michelangelo’s miraculous frescoes in the Sistine chapel. Enter the most important Catholic church in the world as you look inside St. Peter’s Basilica and see Michelangelo’s “La Pieta.” End by Bernini’s colonnades on St. Peter’s Square.

In the afternoon, transfer to the Flavian amphitheater, best known as the Colosseum and explore the largest amphitheater ever built. Learn more about the Roman emperors and gladiators and the blood thirsty battles.

Next, go to the heart of an ancient Rome and see the ruins of temples at the Roman forum. Climb Palatine Hills, where the ancient Romans met to trade, worship and conduct their political affairs, for a stunning panoramic view.gest amphitheater ever built. Learn more about the Roman emperors and gladiators and the bloodthirsty battles put on for the Roman citizens.

Next, go to the heart of ancient Rome and see the ruins of temples in the Roman forum. Climb Palatine Hill for panoramic views of where the ancient Romans met to trade, worship and conduct their political affairs.


We would like to inform all our customers that we are not an official reseller of Vatican Museums tickets. We are an agency providing guided and group tours, so that we use tickets as embedding part of packages and products also including other services. We sell only tickets where we have surplus amounts, accordingly with the same cost price valid at ticket offices (included booking fees), it could just be restricted to the remaining availability close to the date of entry. The official price of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel entrance purchased on the official website or at the Vatican Museums ticket office is € 17.

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Couple Traveller

Tour imprescindible para comprender la grandiosidad de este lugar tan conocido! El recorrido en grupo fue una experiencia muy amena!

31 October 2020


Couple Traveller

Nos ha gustado poder explorar tanto los Museos Vaticanos así como el Coliseo: dos de las maravillas de la ciudad de Roma. Muy buena experiencia la de visitar todo el mismo día!

13 September 2020


Family Traveller

Muy bien explicado el recorrido, y el tiempo correcto. Llevar auriculares facilita mucho la actividad. Visita muy amena!

28 February 2020
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