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What a Life Tours

Via Santamaura 14/B, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
+39 334 727 3299
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Sistine Chapel before Crowds: Small-Group Vatican Tour with Breakfast prior to...
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Priority Access: The Official Vatican Tour with Sistine Chapel and St Peter's...
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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 strength in delivering tours. This is your chance to get your vacations optimized and gain more then just a tour, but an experience as eternal as this City.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Santamaura 14/B, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

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Thank RNFraser
WhatALifeToursTeam, General Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I took the Colosseum underground/Roman Forum Tour and our guide did an incredible job. Our guide was fun and provided great information/insight about the Colosseum and Roman life during those days. We highly recommend What A Life tours if you're wanting to...More

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

We are so pleased you and your wife enjoyed our Underground Colosseum tour, this is an itinerary which is highly sought after with many guests choosing to go the extra mile and explore the dungeons and arena floor, closed off to the general public, so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had two excellent tours with What a Life, the Colosseum including Underground and Roman Forum with Jowita, and Vatican with Mario. Both early morning tours to beat the crowds. We loved both tours and the guides were outstanding. Great combination of humor and factual...More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Beating the crowds is the way to go as even in deepest low season, Rome is always a busy city so you chose well your itineraries and both Mario and Jowita really have such a flair of combining history, legends and myths to bring to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good educational and entertaining tour with our wonderful tour guide, Grant! :) Definitely going to use the info I learned from the tour to act like an art/history snob to my friends.More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Grant's shoes really are making waves and are fast gaining as many reviews as their owner! It is always heartwarming to hear our guests leave us having learned much at the Vatican and all the treasures to which it plays host, it is quite a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked What a Life Tours just the night before, for the Vatican City Tour. We had only six people in our group and Mario our guide was EXCEPTIONAL. He explained everything very simply and in an understanding way and he had a lot of...More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are as pleased as you that you booked your Early Access Vatican tour with us and Mario is indeed an exceptional guide. He has spent many seasons navigating these wondrous museums and is incredibly good at gauging each of his groups upon meeting them...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide (Grant) is amazing. Super knowledgeable and very very deep understanding of art, history and culture. Very friendly! The office has good food to snack on before the tour. Recommended!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our tour with guide Grant who was everything you would want in a tour guide. Knowledgeable, full of information, affable and funny. Good pace and a terrific experience. Good value as well.More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Grant is indeed all those, and some! He has been receiving rave reviews and we really don't know how we survived without him, he is unique in every sense of the word and exploring the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and Basilica on our Best of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG! My family and I used What a Life Tours in Rome based on recommendation of a friend and we could not have been more pleased. We booked The Vatican tour and The Colosseum tour (separate days) and they were both spectacular. Our tour guides...More

Thank Vinny G
WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! #What A Review! Thank you so much, we are truly grateful for your time spent letting us know how much you enjoyed your time on the Underground Colosseum and Vatican tours, we were delighted to have met you all and glad everything worked out...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting up early for this tour following a late night was not easy, but it was worth the effort! The deliver arrived promptly and took us to the office of What a Life Tours where we enjoyed pastries, fruit, juice, and coffee. Our guide, Marcello,...More

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WhatALifeToursTeam, Front Office Manager at What a Life Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You're quite right that getting up at the crack of dawn is not always the most pleasant but you are also absolutely correct that the way to visit these world-famous museums is getting in there early before the general public. Marcello is a gem of...More

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legalbeag
15 March 2017|
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Response from WhatALifeToursTeam | Property representative |
Dear Legalbeag, Thank you for your interest in our services. We offer a variety of tours in English & Spanish, please visit our website ( which i cannot link here) whatalifetours com. Here you will find all the information... More
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happytrails7777
31 July 2016|
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Response from WhatALifeToursTeam | Property representative |
Dear happytrails7777, Thank you for your interest in our services! I completely understand your concern but I am happy to let you know that you have nothing to worry about. In 2014, the Vatican unveiled a new LED... More
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trufer2
6 July 2016|
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Hi there trufer2, Thank you for your question! Photography is strictly forbidden inside the Sistine Chapel but you are more than welcome to take pictures in the rest of the Vatican Museums, as long as you turn off the... More
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