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Rome in a Day Tour Including Vatican Sistine Chapel Colosseum and All Highlights provided by Private Tours of Rome - Vatican, Sistine Chapel and Colosseum Tours

Rome in a Day Tour Including Vatican Sistine Chapel Colosseum and All Highlights

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If you’ve only got one day to enjoy Rome, ensure you make the most of it on a private sightseeing tour that covers the highlights of the Eternal City. Designed with time-pressed travelers in mind, this tour ticks off the Vatican, Sistine Chapel, and the Colosseum, and comes with the undivided attention of a private guide and driver.
You'll start at
Via dei Fori Imperiali
Via dei Fori Imperiali, Roma RM, ItalyAt the newsagent in front of the Colosseum Metro Station Exit - ground level (there is only one exit, just in front of the monument) street address is: Via dei Fori Imperiali in front of the Colosseum. Your tour guide will be holding a sign with your name.
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  • 1
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Roman Forum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Trevi Fountain
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 7
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 8
    Piazza Navona
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Saint Peter's Square
Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
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  • Cover more Rome highlight in less time on a private sightseeing tour
  • Save hours of waiting in line with skip-the-line admission to top landmarks
  • Avoid navigating an unfamiliar public transport system
  • Benefit from the undivided attention of a private guide
Important Information
Departure Point
Via dei Fori Imperiali, Roma RM, Italy
Return Details
Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
  • Local taxes
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Private tour
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Walking tour
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Forum
  • Entry/Admission - Piazza Navona
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities
  • hotel pick up
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • READ CAREFULLY: Because of the growing popularity of the current pope Francis and his intense activity in organising mass events in the Vatican some areas might get closed last minute without previous notice. This has already happened this year and can happen again during you Vatican tour: the Sistine chapel and/or the Basilica of Saint Peter might not be accessible. In case of such events our tour guide will provide you with a valuable alternative focusing the tour inside the Vatican museums.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Social distancing has to be maintained
  • The customer has to bring their own mask
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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JessicaR0319 wrote a review Jan 2020
16 contributions3 helpful votes
I booked clients on this private full day tour of Rome. The booking process with Carmen was a breeze, and my clients were thrilled with this tour. The day is packed with all the top sights to see in Rome plus a visit to the Vatican. My clients were especially pleased with their
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Sam M wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
my Husband and I had one day in Rome and wanted a private tour. Look no further, because THIS is the best tour of Rome. Specifically catered to everything you want to see plus some. The guide was AMAZING - so intelligent and funny! The price can seem daunting but trust me, it is
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Date of experience: October 2019
DCupe wrote a review Oct 2019
New York City, New York22 contributions21 helpful votes
Rome wasn't built in a day but we ALMOST saw everything in one day! Thanks to two guides Tommasso and Marco. In the morning Tommasso made history come alive in the Colosseum and the Ancient Roman ruins. How nice it was to be able to walk in with just us and a guide and be able
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Date of experience: October 2019
Eisaa Khan wrote a review Sep 2019
1 contribution
Tommasso was a most brilliant Tour guide. We left with amazing and beautiful memories. This was one of the highlights of our visit to Italy. Tom is the Caesar of doing Tours! He was brilliant with the kids too and very engaging.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Larry J wrote a review Jun 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
We just finished our tour of Rome In A Day with our guide Irene Balla and she was fantastic. She was extremely informative, very pleasant and did not push us but made sure we had a memorable experience. Well worth every penny to not have to stand in the long lines. We went
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Very thorogh and child friendly
Absolutely recommendable for young children. the guide had small games/scavenger hunts for the young ones, while ex
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Awesome and Completely Worth It
So what's a trip to Rome without seeing the Colosseum? When my wife and I booked our trip to Rome we knew this was
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Unbelievable Experience at The Vatican - Completely Worth It!
Our private tour of the Vatican was nothing short of amazing. To be honest I was unsure prior to booking if it was
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Excellent food and wine tour
Our guide was amazing, she was very knowledgeable about the history of the city and the areas we visited in particu
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Don't hesitate - just book!
Before booking the tour we had some questions about the length of the tour. The main text suggests it was 2.5 hours
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Vatican Tour
Our tour guide Georgia was great and very helpful. I thought it was going to be a little more geared for my 12 year
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The McDonalds
A fantastic tour, we learnt so much. Our guide Georgia tailored it to the age of the children present.
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Vatican private tour
We had the best experience with our private tour of the Vatican museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica.
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Ryan F
Fantastic tour catered just to us!
Our guide Tomaso was just incredible -- we had a tailored tour of the Vatican Museums and St Peters and I don't thi
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Excellent Vatican Tour
Anna made our tour of the Vatican a fantastic experience. She shared her wealth of knowledge in a relaxed and fun w
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Awe Inspiring
Our guide Ella is a art scholar and works on restoring art in the Vatican. She was so friendly and smart, I can’t r
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Excellent Guide
Tommaso was our guide for this tour. He is an Archeologist and his knowledge and passion shone through. Thoroughl
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Terrific, informative tour
Our tour guide has spent a huge amount of time working and studying in the Vatican, so she was able to guide us to
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My wife and I completely enjoyed our two tours arranged by Private Tours of Rome: one of the Vatican and the other
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Highly Recommended
We did a total of 3 half-day guided tours with „Private Tours of Rome“ and the experience has been absolutely amazi
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  • Duration: 7h
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