F2+F3 ANCIENT ROME AND VATICAN MUSEUM WITH LUNCH
Explore the imperial monuments of Rome on a full-day tour. We will visit the Roman Forum and Colosseum, The Sacred Way and the Famous Arch of Costantino . In the afternoon visit at the Vatican Museums art collection and the Sistine Chapel, then we will visit St. Peter Basilica with the famous sculpture of Michelangelo "la Pietà".
Skip the line – Full day tour lunch included
MORNING TOUR: F2 THE GLORY OF ANCIENT ROME
Experience the Rome of emperors, citizens, charioteers, and gladiators on a morning tour of the Colosseum and Roman Forum, and continue after lunch at the Vatican Museums to see one of the most magnificent art collections in the world. The tour starts at the Colosseum, once able to seat up to 50,000 spectators. Begun in 72 A.D, the arena was finished 8 years later, providing the scene for wild entertainments between man and beasts. Continue the visit with the Arch of Constantine and Arch of Titus, and walk the Via Sacra from the Colosseum past some of the most important sites of the Roman Forum to Capitol Hill. Explore the center of political life in Ancient Rome.
Time for lunch in a typical italian restaurant.
AFTERNOON TOUR: F3 VATICAN MUSEUM AND ST. PETER’S
In the afternoon, skip the long lines at the Vatican Museums, housing the most important ancient art collection in the world along 4 miles (7 kilometers) of galleries in more than 1,400 rooms. Your guides will lead you to the best galleries to see frescoes, statues, tapestries, and historical maps, including Michelangelo’s ceiling and Last Judgement in the Sistine Chapel and masterpieces by Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Pinturicchio and Perugino.
– Explore the imperial monuments of Rome
– Skip the lines to the Colosseum
– Walk the Via Sacra to the Roman Forum
– Discover the heart of political and social life in imperial Rome
– Enjoy lunch in Piazza Navona
– Get fast-track entry to the Vatican Museums and see masterpieces by Michelangelo and Bernini
Departure days: Daily except on Wednesdays, Sundays and religious holidays
Tour starts: 9.45 am
Season validity: All tourism seasons
• Skip-the-line entrance to the Colosseum and Vatican Museums
• Lunch in typical Italian restaurant
• Pick-up and drop off service available for hotels located within the Aurelian Walls
– beverages (on request and fee required)
General info: The tour can be changed without notice due to weather and traffic. You can start the tour directly from the meeting point, or use the free collection service from your hotel. Please refer to the Concierge for information about collection schedules. In order to improve the quality of our services and to avoid delays in the collection to each hotel, we kindly ask for your cooperation to be ready at the lobby of your hotel at the scheduled time.