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Vatican Guided Tours

Via del Portico d'Ottavia 13, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 338 667 2861
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Skip the Line: Colosseum Official Guided Tour - Entrance Fee Included
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Guided Skip-the-Line Group Tour of the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel with...
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Skip the Line: Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Official Guided Tour...
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via del Portico d'Ottavia 13, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We did a three hour Vatican tour with Simone and loved every minute!!! He is friendly, interesting and very knowledgeable. His tour was one of the highlights of our time in Rome. I would highly recommend Simone and Rome Things Tours to family and friends.

Thank Joan K
Reviewed yesterday

We really regretted booking a tour here. The guide knew so much and was determined to tell us everything... for three hours! Suggest you buy 'Skip the Line' to beat the queue but take it at your own pace with one of the Vatican guide...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed yesterday

The museums are too crowded so you have to walk fast and push (or get pushed) people to follow your guide. Unless you really want to see the Sistine chapel (where guards will shout at people) I would suggest that you visit the St Peter's...More

Thank 936yannc
Reviewed 3 days ago

if this is the one we used, be prepared to be awkwardly uncomfortable at the start. We were approached out side of the Vatican by someone claiming to represent this company... we were passed along to 2 other people in succession and led to the...More

Thank PortlyPenguin
Reviewed 3 days ago

We paid for an Entire Vatican and Colosseum ticket through Viator. The ticket also included seeing the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. Probably if we had to do it again, we would go early and pay for our tickets ourselves, as the group ticket...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

During our recent trip to Rome we were planning to see the Vatican and seeing the crowds, we were mulling a guided tour to help skip the lines. A friend of mine highly recommended that we reach out to Joy of Rome to do this....More

Thank Terren T
Reviewed 4 days ago

My daughter and I were in Rome for our first visit, and we were told that if we wanted to tour the Vatican, we needed to book with Simone from Rome Things Tour and boy, were they right! There were four of us on the...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 6 days ago

My friends and I toured the Vatican and the Colosseum with Simonsaysrome and the experience couldn't be better. Our guide was so knowledgable, engaging and funny! A few persons in our group never booked a guided tour before and they were enthusiastic at the end....More

Thank Maria L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured the Vatican and the Colosseum with Simone from Rome Things Tour: what an amazing experience! Simone is a wonderful tour guide with an impressive knowledge, a very kind and friendly attitude and a special way to make things easy. We were involved the...More

Thank Joanna Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book before you go so not to stand in ques. I have never seen so many tourist every where, any where We went on the official vatican tour guides. web page and found Frank, what a knowledgeable interesting fun guide. We all found his information...More

Thank Loraine D
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Lesley B
Hi iv purchased an Omnia Card and it advices you to book to visit the Vatican . Iv booked 9am Basilica and 1pm Sistine Chapel and Museum. Have I allowed enough time visit the Basilica. Thanks Lesley
4 April 2017|
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Response from sgmike2015 | Reviewed this property |
yes. Ours was a combined tour. The museum took the most time. The Sistine Chapel is about 20 minutes. The guide is waits for you at the far end of the chapel. You can re-enter the Basilica on your own after you museum... More
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K C
Thank you for your post. I was worried about the guided tours. So that I understand correctly... I shoud purchase the self guided audio tour directly from the Vatican and this will also provide "skip the line" ?
30 March 2017|
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Response from vickstarr | Reviewed this property |
If you book a tour as I did with Frank van den Broeke he will provide all the instructions by email. Google him. Enjoy!
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Richard E
Where do you go to start the tour
22 March 2017|
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Response from vickstarr | Reviewed this property |
The museum.
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