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Address: Via Sebastiano Veniero 21, 00192 Rome, Italy
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+39 06 8390 4705
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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When In Rome Tours is a collective of like-minded tourism industry...

When In Rome Tours is a collective of like-minded tourism industry professionals, comprising company directors, two business managers, several admins, and dedicated support staff. Our Rome tour guides are fully licensed and have been leading Rome walks for many years in both English and native Spanish. Instead of working for a corporate tours provider on a commission basis, we have worked our way up over the years to become Rome's leading independently established tour operator. There are no middlemen, book a Rome or Vatican walking tour with us and you will tour WITH US. In this way, you get value for money with no extra costs at any stage. Our guides are experts in their chosen field, be they art historians or archaeologists. Our primary aim is to deliver education about Rome and the Vatican in an enjoyable way, so we take great care to ensure that our guides are as personable as they are professional. Small group tours of Rome work well for everyone and they are our focus. If, however, you wish to book a fully private and exclusive tour, we have many private Rome tour options for you to consider. As a fully licensed tour agency in Rome, we have to bear considerable operating costs as anyone working in Italy will tell you, so we are very proud to announce that our prices continue to be as competitive today as they always have been. In order to be fully transparent, tour costs on our website include all tickets and all local taxes - there is never anything else to pay over and above the prices we publish online. One of our many guarantees is "skip the Vatican line". The same also applies to our ancient Rome tours - "skip the Coliseum line". You will always enter venues in Rome before everyone else on a Rome or Vatican tour with When In Rome Tours. Our reputation in Rome is second to none, and we are sent recommendations every day. When In Rome Tours strives to offer the best possible tours of Rome and the Vatican, and we will continue to pursue even higher service standards in future.

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2 in 1 - Entire Vatican and Colosseum Ticket
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Entire Vatican and Vatacombs: Heritage of Rome Tour
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Skip the Line: Vatican Highlights Small-Group Tour

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We took a tour of the Vatican and St. Peter's Basilica with When in Rome Tours. It was a really good value and our tour guide, Christina, was great.

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took a tour of the Vatican and St. Peter's Basilica with When in Rome Tours. It was a really good value and our tour guide, Christina, was great.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Chiara was one of the best tour guides I have ever had! She was incredibly knowledgeable, funny, kind and genuine. Her tour of the Vatican was very worthwhile and I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting Roma.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both myself and my wife booked the Vatican tour, and were given the excellent guidance of Chiara, she is the most enthusiastic, knowledgeable guides I have ever experienced. The historical and geographical knowledge Chiara shows was enjoyable and interesting. If you only do one thing in Rome, do the Vatican tour with Chiara and you will leave that little bit... More 

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We could not have been more satisfied with Christine, our guide for the Vatican, museums, Cistine Chapel & Basilica! She was extremely knowledgeable, explained complicated history well & her printed pictures really helped.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As a large group of two families with ages 6 - 70 we were a little wary of an all day walking tour of Rome, but we would all highly recommend it. Our guide Chiara was extremely knowledgeable, helpful and personable. She was warm and friendly to everyone, very helpful and extremely entertaining. She brought Rome's history to life, and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our fist time in Rome although we are very well travelled. We love to take walking tours with well qualified guides and the tour of the Colosseum with "When in Rome Tours" was recommended to us. Chaira has a degree in art history and archeology and was so very interesting and learned about the Colosseum. Clearly she is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just come back from a weekend packed with sight seeing in Rome. Part of this was a great tour we went on round the Vatican City. We had Lucia as a guide who had great knowledge and took us around to see the best bits of the museum and then the Sistine Chapel. There is so much to see. Lucia... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very pleased with our tour. Our guide, Christina, was very knowledgeable and personable. Since the Vatican museums are so large, it was nice having someone who clearly knew the museums well take us through and share her favorite parts, as well as the history behind the pieces. Since guides can't present in the Sistine Chapel, she talked us... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The tour was totally worth the money Chiara was amazing, funny, knowledgeable and informative. After the tour we paid the 6 euro fee to go to the top of the basillica dome where you get the best views of Rome

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

In all my travels around the globe and thinking back on the countless group or private guides I've encountered, no one has impressed me as well as Vincenzo with his enthusiasm and upbeat energy leading When In Rome's "City and Colosseum tour" last Wednesday. I've been to Italy a few times before so I had zero desire to join another... More 

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