Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Basilica & Colosseum Tour

From € 167
7 hours Skip the line Live tour guide

About Tour

Treat yourself with this skip-the-line visit to Rome's most important artworks, including the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and the monuments of ancient Rome on this guided full-day tour with a typical lunch in a central restaurant.

  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Pick-up service from selected hotels
  • Transportation
  • Local guide
  • Headset system to better hear the guide
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant
  • Drinks
  • Drop-off service
  • Tour of St. Peter’s Basilica on Wednesdays (due to Papal audience)
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts, miniskirts, shorts, hats
  • Open-toed shoes
  • Wheelchair users
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Tour Description

Take a guided tour of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel and skip the lines. There are no long waits and there’s no stress involved. When you arrive your guide will lead you into the museums where you’ll see one of the most important art collections of the world.On this full-day tour, you’ll have a chance to admire the splendid halls, including the Gallery of Tapestries and Geographical Maps, before finally arriving at the famous Sistine Chapel. You’ll visit the unforgettable St. Peter’s Basilica and Raphael’s Rooms as well.Please note that on Wednesdays the tour does not enter the Basilica due to the Papal Audience event.After a break for lunch, which is included in the tour price, you’ll take a drive to Rome’s Archaeological Area. Enter the glorious Colosseum to see the interior of this massive arena and take a complete tour of the Roman Forum. Climb the marvelous Palatine Hill or the enchanting Capitoline Hill, and explore one of the most important archaeological areas in the world. Please note that due to shorter days, from October the 28th the visit to the Palatine Hill will be replaced with an external explanation from Capitoline Hill.

Pick-up service

Hotel pick-up may be as early as 1 hour prior to tour start time. Please be ready in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time provided. Please take note that hotel pick-up is provided from selected hotels in the city center. Pick-up service is provided on the departure date only from selected hotels in Rome.

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Privileged access

Skip the line at the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel.

Breathtaking views

Admire the breathtaking Capitoline or Palatine Hills (depending on day time or season).

Colosseum & Roman Forum

Tour inside the Colosseum and the Roman Forum.


Explore the amazing Raphael's Rooms & see all the highlights of Rome in just 1 day.

St. Peter's Basilica

Access St. Peter's Basilica (except on Wednesdays).


Enjoy a typical lunch in Rome City center.

Good to know before you go

  • This tour is only 1 language when booked in English. The tour is also available in Portuguese, Spanish, German, French (max 2 languages in the same group). The use of personal headsets provides you with a comfortable experience since you'll hear the guide speaking in your language only
  • If you have a pacemaker you will need to show a certificate
  • The visit inside St. Peter's Basilica is substituted by a visit to the Vatican Library on Wednesday morning tours due to the Papal Audience taking place every Wednesday
  • Printed or mobile voucher accepted
  • Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

The ultimate tour experience

Overall rating: 4.5/5
"First time in Rome but this tour gave me a very good insight of the world most visited attraction. I thanked very much to our guide especially Fabio for being very knowledgable, friendly and good command English. Must join his tour!"
Value for money

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