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12 People Guided Tour: Colosseum and afternoon Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel provided by Eddie's Tours

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12 People Guided Tour: Colosseum and afternoon Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
In a group up to 12 people, that makes it easy and fun for everyone, visit Rome's most visited monuments. In the morning, learn about ancient Rome's history from a professional tour guide that will bring the stones to life and in the afternoon, enter to the astoundingly beautiful Vatican City, home to some of the most famous collections of art & architecture in the world. An expert guide will take you on a journey back in time, recreating the amazing history and mysteries of the largest amphitheater ever constructed in the centre of ancient Rome. Your professional guide will bring to life the fantastic art, history and architecture housed within the walls of this beautiful city's 7 km of galleries, chapels and rooms. Then move on to the Sistine Chapel and see Michelangelo painted ceiling described in detail in a small semi-private experience. After this, you will be escorted in St. Peters Basilica from a priority access to explore it at your own leisure.
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • 1
    Colosseum Tours | Explore Italy Tours
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 2
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Via Leone IV, 6
  • 3
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 4
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    St. Peter's Basilica
  • You'll end at
    Saint Peter's Square
    Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
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Important Information
Departure Point
Via del Colosseo, 24, 00184 Roma RM, Italy Via Leone IV, 6, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
3h 30m
Return Details
Saint Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Professional art historian guides
  • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
  • Assistance on site and from our local offices
  • 12 people maximum in the tour
  • Entry/Admission - Colosseum
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • 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
  • The tour reservations have strict timing. To join the tour you are required to be at the meeting point for check-in at least at 8:30 Am for your Colosseum tour and at 1:30 pm your Vatican tour. If you arrive late for the meeting time, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule, unless you pay for the activity again. As per "No Show" rules you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • The exact timings and reservations can vary, dependant on the monument/attractions administration offices availabilities and decisions on the booking day and can be subject to last minute changes. Departure time can differ up to 20 minutes from your selected time
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
  • Please be aware that large bags/backpacks/suitcases are not permitted in the monument/ attraction. Only very small bags are allowed. Please do not bring these items with you on the day of your tour as there are no cloakrooms at the monument.
  • All clients will be asked to show a photo ID, you must bring a photo ID to be allowed into the monuments.
  • Pets are not allowed inside the venue
  • On Wednesday, due to the weekly Papal Audience, and on religious ceremony there is a possibility that St Peter's Basilica will be unavailable during which the access to St Peter's Basilica is closed.
  • We can’t be held responsible in case of sudden closure of the Saint Peter’s Basilica or any other room inside the Vatican Museums without notice, as this is a decision of the Vatican Administration itself and we have no control over it.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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By: Eddie's Tours
Excellent service and tour
This tour is a must when you visit Rome. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and the whole experience was a
Great tour but poor start
We booked in with Eddie’s tours for just a tour of the colosseum as previous reviews were all good. The tour itself
Massimo (Max) was the best tour guide we have had in all of our travels. He made this a great day.
Massimo (Max) was the best tour guide we have had in all of our travels. He made this a great day. He is a native R
Frank and Debbi... S
Frank and Debbi... S
Great tour especially of Forum and Palatine Hill
Luckily had a semi-private tour with Santos, a great guide, knowledgable, informative and entertaining especially s
Giovanni and Stefan were outstanding. Their knowledge, humour and navigation were exemplary. I would heartily reco
Richard W
Richard W
VIP Vatican Super Early Morning
This morning we arrived at the meeting point, slightly tired and needing a coffee. We were met by a very friendly a
Carmen P
Carmen P
Chad is awesome
If you book a tour try to get Chad as a guide, he is awesome, knows a lot and has a clear voice that can easily als
Julian F
Julian F
Eddies fun tours...with Jobe
Jobe is a great tour guide. The under the sun tour is definitely worth doing. You get a great orientation and intro
Monica P
Monica P
Vatican tour - not for children
We booked a Vatican tour with Eddie's fun after reading several good reviews of this company. We were told that the
Katherine L
Katherine L
Fun and different
Jobe was a great guide. We did the "Under the Roman Sun" tour. A couple of hours of sightseeing and history then
Roger D
Roger D
Made our trip
These guys know how to guide! They make history and art fun and accessible, plus they appeal to kids as well as adu
Chad is the best tour guide
We had been to Rome before but it was our daughter's first time. Wehad purchased Roma passes, but there was still a
Michael G
Michael G
Great tour and great people
We found this tour group by chance. We were approached by James while visiting he pantheon. He offered a 10 euro to
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The best tours in Rome.
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