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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were lucky that we signed up for both of these tours on consecutive mornings. Great communication and easy assembly/meeting spots. 32,000 people visit the Vatican - every day. Both sites had ridiculously long lines by mid morning. This is, by far, is the best...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walks of Italy were recommended to us by a friend and we are very glad we listened. We opted for the early morning before opening time tour and that turned out to be the best idea. It was easy to find the meeting place and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank smorrisve0fc
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

There's no better way to see the Vatican than in an early-access, skip the line tour! Thank you so much for joining us; we're excited that we got to share it with you!

Reviewed 3 days ago

We took this tour with Felix on a Thursday, meeting at 3pm and we are so glad we did. This tour allowed us to bypass the giant security line and go in through a back line up area which barely had any line(s). We were...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Julie K
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are so happy you enjoyed your tour and your guide, Felix. Our tour destinations are continuosly growing and we hope to see you on another tour soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We did the Colloseum night tour and would highly recommend it. Group of just 24 people, and not battling with the crowds you would get during the day. Our guide Siri was lovely, very knowledgeable and funny, a pleasure to listen to. She took us...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank gem073
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your wonderful review and recommendation! We strive to provide 100% customer satisfaction, and we are so glad Siri was able to achieve this with you!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did three wonderful tours with Walks of Italy. Our guides Bruno, Laura, and Francesco were all professional, caring, and knowledgeable. WOI is a well organized company giving us clear meeting instructions and easy check in. We appreciated the headphones making it easy to hear...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Nancy D
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Nancy, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted to learn that your experience with Walks was such a pleasant one and that Bruno, Laura, and Francesco were able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all our clients....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had two extremely informative tours on consecutive days while in Rome...first the Colosseum/Forum/Palatine and then the Pristine Sistine tour. We would never have gotten as much out of either activity without the expertise of the guides both in educational material and logistics. Being earlier...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi jazzastro, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences with us! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed both of your tours with our guides. You just can't beat a good tour with an organized guide to help conquer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the early morning Pristine Sistine tour and while our guide was lovely and very informed, it did not meet our expectations. Its billed as a small group it in reality there are 6-10 small groups all at the same time so you are...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Joanna S
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Joanna S, Thank you so much for your feedback from your recent Pristine Sistine tour. I am sorry to learn that you didn't enjoy the experience as much as we intended you to, and that you felt misled by our tour description. That is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i had the ferrous misconception that this early booking wooed result in less of a crowd;boy was i wrong.we did however avoid long wait to enter as the guide handled the box office check in.the key factor in any tour was the guide.my wife uses...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank dom1947
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello dom1947, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are terribly sorry to learn that your guide did not pace the tour accordingly to ensure that your wife was able to keep up. We always advise our guides to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us booked this tour for our second day in Rome so we could get a good overview of the city and hit most of the highlights. It was a bit challenging to find the meeting point as we were not aware of how...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jeanne M
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Jeanne, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to learn that you had a wonderful time with Maddalena. The Vatican sees over 4,000 guests per day, so we can appreciate that this can be rather challenging when on tour, but we are glad...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know that the Vatican Museum/Sistine/St. Paul's is a lot to see in 4 hours. So we did have to move at a clip to get all that we were to see. There was no lollygagging. The best parts of this tour were: 1. It...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Hisees
TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Walks of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Hisees, Thank you for your kind review. We delighted to learn that you enjoyed our special early entry tickets to the Vatican. This truly is the best way to visit the Vatican, as it sees over 4,000 guests per day. We are so glad...More

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I did this tour in June 2018, and at that time the meeting point was at the Oppio CaffA which is located on Via di Terme di Tito and Via Nicola Salvi. It’s very easy to find and they will send you directions to the exact... More
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I went on their web site and I chose the tour I wanted. They were very cooperative and quick.
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