Colosseum and Vatican Combo Small Group Tour

Tour Description

Visit the Colosseum and the Vatican in just one day by booking our Colosseum and Vatican Combo Small Group Tour! Take the chance to maximize your time explore two of the best attractions in Rome as part of a small group of maximum 24 people.

Enter the smallest country in the world accompanied by a fully licensed guide and a group of maximum 24 people. Our skip-the-line tickets enable you to enter the Vatican before its doors open to the general public. Walk through the Vatican galleries as your guide explains everything you want to know about the Vatican state. Reach the Sistine Chapel, a once-in-a-lifetime chance to admire its stunning ceiling as well as “the Last Judgement”, Michelangelo’s breathtaking masterpiece! Let your guide explain how this fresco was painted and the profound meaning hidden in it. Your Vatican tour will finish in St. Peter’s Basilica, that you get to access through a  fast track entrance directly from the Sistine Chapel.

Take a short break to refresh and have a quick lunch as you will then meet our guide at our office located in via Frangipane 30, near the Colosseum.

By choosing the arena access option you get to enter the Colosseum directly from the Gladiator’s Gate with our skip the line tickets.

Continue your Colosseum and Vatican Combo Small Group Tour with a fascinating exploration of Ancient Rome! Be led once more by an expert licensed guide as you visit the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Follow in the footsteps of the Gladiators as you enter the Colosseum through the entrance the Gladiators used. This entrance is a special reservation and will lead you out directly on the Colosseum’s arena (usually closed off to the general public.) Also visit the main areas of the Colosseum as your guide tells you about a lot of historical anecdotes. Continue to learn about life in everyday Rome as you visit the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.

Please note your Colosseum entrance depends on the option you choose. For the 7.30am Vatican option you will enter the Colosseum at 1 PM, for the 8 or 9 AM option you will access the amphitheater at 3.15pm during summertime and 1 Pm during wintertime.

6 hour licensed English-speaking guide
Skip the line to the Colosseum and the Vatican
Admire the Colosseum inside and out
Visit the Sistine Chapel

Vatican Galleries
Sistine Chapel
St Peter’s Basilica
Colosseum’s arena
Roman Forum
Palatine Hill

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Tour's Notes

For your comfort, we highly recommend comfortable shoes and a refillable water bottle.
Please bring a valid ID.
No shorts above the knees, no sleeveless t-shirts are permitted, no big backpacks are allowed, no big umbrellas are permitted, no pointed objects are allowed.
Please note that, for disabled visitors with certified invalidity of more than 74%, the Vatican Museums offers free entry that is extended to a companion for visitors who are not self-sufficient. To benefit from this, make sure you mention it at the time of booking so that our staff may handle your request.

6 hour licensed guide
Skip the line tickets for the Colosseum (16 euros) + reservation fee (2 euros)
Skip the line tickets for the Vatican
Headsets for both of Tours


For the Vatican tour in the morning at our office located in Via Vespasiano 28. For the Colosseum tour, in the afternoon, at our office located in via Frangipane 30