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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...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were picked up by a car very early in the morning to get across town to the Vatican...how nice!!! They had coffee and fruit and pastries for us. We met our guide, Jowita, who was brilliant!!! She was unbelievably knowledgable about ROME, not just...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have never left a review on the internet but because I was so satisfied with my Vatican tour with What a Life Tours, I am leaving this positive review. My family and I used different tour companies for major European sites, e.g., Vatican, Colosseum,...More

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What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wow! We are truly honoured to be the first company you have left a review for and what a stunning one it is too! Thank you so much and we will be sure to pass your thanks along to Mario, he will be so pleased...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

My sister and I had a terrific tour of the Colosseum, the Palatine Hill and the Forum with Marcello Moghbel from What a Life Tours. Marcello's knowledge of Roman history from ancient times to the present was remarkable as was his enthusiasm and passion for...More

1  Thank Alexandra B
What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Lexie for your smashing review of your tour with our marvellous Marcello at the ancient city. He really is a terrific guide and so devilishly personable, his enthusiasm for these ancient sites knows no limit and there is nothing he loves more than...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took 3 separate tours with What a Life. Will definately use them when we come back. The tour guides are incredably informative and personable. I don’t think there is a good time to visit the Vatacan. It seems always crowded. The tour guide knew...More

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What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your 5-star review of your time spent in our care. You are right that the Vatican Museums are busy during the summer season and particularly so this year, Papa Francesco is really pulling in the crowds! You chose well to join us...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Company was spot on from timing to presentations and excellent informative English speaking tour guides. I did my research and it was true that this is one of the best tour companies in Rome. I have been 5 times but brought 6 newbies with me...More

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What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon from us all at WALT and thank you for your 5-star review! We think some got cut out but see you did our relatively newly launched Top Tier and Vatican after hours tours which were great choices! The views from the very top...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, I like to have very detailed instructions regarding where, when and how things will go. WALT provides exactly that! Their very descriptive instructions about meeting point, times, etc. takes the worry out of booking a tour online for a foreign city. We...More

1  Thank Kris E
What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

It is our turn to thank you for such a smashing review of your time spent with us! It is daunting indeed purchasing tours online with so many different companies but you did well to press pay! Our Valeria, who we call our little jar...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was everything we had hoped for when we decided to visit the Forum and Colosseum! Our tour guide, Juliano, was informative and quite humorous who gave us his undivided attention throughout the 3 hour experience. Although we had audio headphones, they weren't even...More

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What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Giuliano will be so pleased to hear what a fantastic time you had with him! He's an expert on all this antiquity and is a great guide to have when exploring the ancient city. He also has a massive voice so likely wouldn't need headsets...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Giuliano was a wonderful tour guide! This was our second time in Rome. The first being 18 years ago. While we visited the Coliseum then, the underground - where the gladiators and animals were kept - was not open at that time. Now, the only...More

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What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

What a splendid tour to choose on your second trip to the Eternal City and we are very pleased you decided to join us for our Underground Colosseum tour, it is so exciting exploring the dungeons and arena floor but quite spooky tour, did you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined the What a Life Tour Group for the underground tour of the colosseum and the roman forum/palantine hill. We met near the subway stop b. The instructions were clear and the tour leader was easy to find with a big umbrella with the...More

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1  Thank Jolene M
What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are very happy you found our Colosseum meeting point easily, the area around the ancient city sites can be a bit manic during the summer season with lots of visitors and also agencies milling around the same area and the umbrella works a treat!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We splurged on a private tour of the Vatican to skip the lines and beat the crowds (including the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica). There were so many tour options but we selected What A LIfe based on the trip advisor reviews and it...More

2  Thank Stephanie H
What a, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We were delighted when Lucia was available for your tour and happier still once we read what a fantastic time you had with her, she will be pleased. We do realise that booking privately is more expensive but for those who wish to customise the...More

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cmsheerin
15 July 2018|
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Response from What a | Property representative |
Dear cmsheerin, We do offer Vatican Tours all year around, please visit our website for more details and availability. Kind Regards, Maria
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Melanie C
9 June 2018|
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That's great, thank you Lorraine and Henk for helping out Melanie! I was just going to write you the title of the book, we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the Colosseum Underground Tour with Carlotta, have a great... More
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