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City Wonders

19,121 reviews
#166 of 963 Tours in Rome
About City Wonders
City Wonders Tours (formerly Dark Rome) offers special-access tours in Rome, the Vatican, Venice, Florence and Milan. We specialize in small, single language tours with Skip the Line Access at all major monuments and museums - making sure that you get the very best from every second of your vacation. As an Official Vatican Museums Partner, City Wonders offers No Wait Access at the Vatican Museums along with a number of exclusive and special-access tours. We also have special access to the Colosseum underground, third tier level and arena floor. As well as original walking tours, we offer a number of innovative day trips from Rome to Tuscany, Pompeii and Florence. In operation for over 10 years now, our focus on the little details, our excellent Customer Care team and our careful guide selection have made us one of the most popular tour operators in Rome - and we're still growing!
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7b - 7c - 8 Via Celsa, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

January on a Wednesday when the Pope is out of the country is the perfect time to visit. We had no idea of these factors when booking in August but things fell together for us in a good way. Our guide Sabrina was extremely knowledgeable,...More

Thank deborahbm
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Full of lightness, fun and passion. Eddy our tour guide was a delight and his enthusiasm and love for what he was showing us was evident. Perfect way to see exactly what you want to see at the Vatican. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed yesterday

TERRIBLE, TERRIBLE, TERRIBLE service. Lost the chance to see the Vatican and may never see it again. NO REFUND!More

Date of experience: January 2019
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CityWondersCS, Manager at City Wonders, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Chris, Thank you for posting your feedback on Tripadvisor. We are sincerely sorry to hear that you missed your Vatican Tour, if you have booked with City Wonders, kindly note that the meeting point is clearly indicated on the booking confirmation, we provide detailed...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the tour of the Vatican with City Wonders. The tour was good, the guide was nice and easy to follow as she had good english and spoke clearly. The skip the line feature is indeed something that we appreciated. Even if we visited...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnkhaR
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took a bus tour from Rome to Naples and Sorrento in which Pompeii is a must see intermediate stop. Just imagine 2000 years ago, such a powerful Mt Vesuvius flattened the village of Pompeii and reduced everything to nothing but ashes. Its accessibility from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yyzvoyageur
Reviewed 2 days ago

Inti was an awesome guide! I loved the way he told the stories of secret histories that we pass on the street without giving it a second thought. It felt like a VIP private tour since I was the only one and it was totally...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alessandra g
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Marco was our tour guide and was very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and passionate. The headsets to hear the guide had good range and could hear him very clear. I would definitely highly recommend this company. Great job Marco!

1  Thank RickySelinaVasquez
Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing tour organised exceptionally well by Citywonders from start to finish. The guide was brilliant, a wealth of information, I could have listened to her all day. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Companion57776
Reviewed 3 days ago

So amazing!! Thank you so much, Flaminia, for a great experience... We went through security easily and were able to secure fantastic seats up against the central barriers (the audience is indoors during the winter months). It was very nice to get some history and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bernadette O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a great tour with Alexander, he was so knowledgable. Everything in the Vatican was amazing and so opulent and ornate. Wear comfy shoes!!

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5 January 2019|
Response from CityWondersCS | Property representative |
Hi Epawan, Thank you for contacting City Wonders. To find out about the availability of the tour and to book, please simply call our Customer Care Line and we will be happy to assist you. We are open every day from 06:00... More
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15 November 2018|
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Response from lourdest239 | Reviewed this property |
If all you wish is to skip the line, you can buy tickets directly on the Vatican’s website instead of using third party companies and sabe money. The Vatican is very crowded all year but even more in the Summer months. I... More
5 September 2018|
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Response from PaulnKaz | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we didn’t do a The Pompeii tour as we plan to stay near Pompeii next year as it’s a bit far from Rome to us to do on a day tour. If it’s the bus or Train station then you should have no trouble as they are both well... More