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What a Life Tours

Via Santamaura 14/B, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
+39 334 727 3299
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What a Life Tours is the perfect melting pot of people from all over the world, which makes us unique towards others. We have an insiders understanding of different cultures them being our direct background, relying on this as a fundament of our strength in delivering tours. This is your chance to get your vacations optimized and gain more then just a tour, but an experience as eternal as this City.
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Via Santamaura 14/B, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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"vatican tour"
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"great tour"
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"his knowledge"
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"angelo carotenuto"
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"sistine chapel"
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"early morning"
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"highly recommend this company"
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"his passion"
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"morning tour"
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"entire tour"
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"well worth the money"
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"small group"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Carlotta was an amazing guide who was very knowledgeable. This was the highlight of our trip to Rome. The Colosseum included the underground tour and Carlotta gave us a real insight into what it would have been like under the arena. Palantine Hill and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide Mario was very knowledgeable and passionate about The Vatican. We saw so much on our early access tour, the Sistine Chapel with very few people in was probably the highlight for me. I am not religious but was moved by the beauty of...More

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2  Thank Linda W
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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You were savvy indeed to have chosen such a great time to visit Rome when there are fewer visitors and thus the chances of entering the Sistine Chapel with little disturbance of other groups are definitely higher, What A Treat! Mario is an amazingly good...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy booking & confirmation. Excellent local tour guide (Barbara) whom we would much recommend. A 3 /12 hour tour with all the highlights & plenty of other interesting information. It‘s not the cheapest but worth paying for. Very highly recommended.More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are truly grateful to you for your 5-star review of your Vatican tour! One could easily spend a week inside the museums and still have things left to explore so we strongly recommend having an expert guide by your side who can point out...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could not recommend What a Life Tours more highly!!! Directions to the office were clear and easy to follow, the staff and tour guide were very friendly and welcoming, which instantly made you feel at ease. Patrick our tour guide was brilliant, very informative...More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is our turn to send you OUR biggest thanks for choosing us while you were staying in the Eternal City and what a treat to have our Patrick lead you around the Vatican Museums! He is - as you rightly state - absolutely brilliant...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've had a perfect tour thanks to our guide Grant who was able to explain 99% of all questions. The tour was done in a light, sometimes funny way of explainations, and we have to say, Grant is like a walking library! I can certainly...More

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Grant will be thrilled to pieces when he sees your 5-star review of his tour! He has made our Best of the Best tour exclusively his and always manages to keep all his guests enthralled from start to finish. You are quite correct that he...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour today was just incredible. I bought this tour for my boyfriend as it was his birthday today and he has been wanting to visit the Colosseum since he was a little boy. It exceeded his expectations and seeing him so happy made me...More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic birthday present and we are truly honoured you booked your Underground Colosseum tour with us on such a memorable occasion and delighted your boyfriend enjoyed it so much, Carlotta will be so pleased to hear what a fantastic time you had with...More

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njkat531
14 February 2018|
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Response from WhatALifeToursTeam | Property representative |
Ciao njkat531, We do offer a discount code until tomorrow February 15, with 10% off fo any tour. You just add it in the checkout, and you will have the discount applied in automatic The promo code is: VALENTINES2018 Have... More
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legalbeag
14 March 2017|
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Dear Legalbeag, Thank you for your interest in our services. We offer a variety of tours in English & Spanish, please visit our website ( which i cannot link here) whatalifetours com. Here you will find all the information... More
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Dear happytrails7777, Thank you for your interest in our services! I completely understand your concern but I am happy to let you know that you have nothing to worry about. In 2014, the Vatican unveiled a new LED... More
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