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Rome: Castel Sant'Angelo Fast-Track Ticket and Express Tour

1. Rome: Castel Sant'Angelo Fast-Track Ticket and Express Tour

Join an express guided walking tour of the Castel Sant'Angelo’s terrace with skip-the-line tickets. Cruise past the long lines and enter the castle with your guide. Experience the magnificent terrace with one of the best views of Rome. After the tour, explore the rest of the castle at your own pace. The terrace view opens 360 degrees towards the city center from the grounds of the castle and beyond the River Tiber. Admire the St. Angelo Bridge, one of the most scenic masterpieces of Roman Baroque design, adorned with 10 angel statues symbolizing love and passion. See the many iconic sights surrounding the castle such as the Palace of Justice, Villa Borghese, Quirinal Palace, Pantheon, Capitoline Hill, Aventine Hill, and Janiculum. Look towards St. Peter's Basilica to spot the Passetto di Borgo, a passageway connecting Castel Sant'Angelo to Vatican City. After this experience, you are free to visit the remaining levels of the castle at your own pace. Admire the other parts of the castle that was founded by the Roman emperor Hadrian and built to be his monumental tomb. Throughout the years, the building has also been used as the private residence of the pope, a treasury of the state, a prison, and a place of public executions.

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What people are saying about Passetto di Borgo

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 79 reviews

Very knowledgeable guide and great experience. We were upgraded to a two hours tour that we thought we might leave half way but we stayed to the end because the guide was so interesting and we learnt so much

The architecture, statues and scenery are truly breathtaking, the tour was made even more memorable due to Alicia’s storytelling and knowledge of the site, would highly recommend.

One of our top experiences in rome for sure! Our tour guide Alicia was incredibly knowledgeable and an exceptional storyteller. I wish I could have had her for every tour!

Our guide Alec (not Baldwin!) made the tour fun and learnt lots about the history in a relaxed tour. Would highly recommend. Stunning views of the city. Thank you.

We learned a lot about roman lasagna history the pope, and empires