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Carrani Tours

00159 Rome, Italy
+39 06 432181
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US$61.16*
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Skip the Line Vatican Tour: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter...
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US$94.74*
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Rome in a Day: Vatican and Colosseum with Skip the Line
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US$110.33*
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Rome by Night Tour Including Dinner
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Carrani Tours | Italian DMC since 1925 Carrani Tours offers products and services throughout the entire territory of Italy operating with passion and professionalism. Providing travel solutions for individuals and groups, specializing in the cities of art with attention to culture, history and regional gastronomy, incentive travel, leisure travel, guided visits in special interest destinations, conferences and events. In 2012 the Company received special benefits under the new Partnership Agreement with the Vatican Museum and, in 2014, Gray Line selected it as its exclusive tour operator for the city of Rome.
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  • Average9%
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00159 Rome, Italy
Esquilino
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+39 06 432181
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked on the Caranni, Gray Line Tour: Skip the Line Vatican Museums, Colosseum, Roman Forum, Rome Italy. Monday November 13, 2017. We were picked up from the Boutique Trevi Hotel, at the appropriate time, then taken to a place about one (1) Kilometre,...More

Thank aussietaff2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Italy. The trip (Fantasia north & South 12 days/ 11 nights) was booked by Fran Lawrence at Go Travel Merritt Island Fl. Fran did a great job and was very thorough on every detail of the trip. All in...More

Thank Richard L
Carrani_DMCsince1925, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Richard, first of all thank you so much for your precious review about Fantasia Tours! Tour directors know how challenging is to realize a trip in our country, so-called "Belpaese", where iconic cities are so different from a region to another; so they make...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't pay to skip the queue at the Vatican Museum Paid 55 euro per ticket to skip the queue and then had to wait for 45 minutes for the guide to arrive. Then waited another 15 minutes in a special queue .... total queue time...More

Thank leapeagle
Carrani_DMCsince1925, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you for choosing Carrani Tours and for sharing your feedback. We are dismayed to read about the problem you mention, because all our team works always for the best experience of our guests. Moreover, there may be a little delay at the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently did a 5 night tour of Rome and Tuscany with Carrani tours. 2 nights in Florence 2 nights in Venice and 1 in Rome with a side trip to Pisa during our stay in Florence. They really packed a ton of sightseeing into...More

Thank jlgHuntsville
Carrani_DMCsince1925, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, thanks a lot for your feedback on TripAdvisor! We’re sorry that you experienced some problems and that your journey didn't go as well as you expected; we'll keep note of your kind comment in order to improve our service, and we really hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I quite enjoyed this tour despite having to find our own way to the tour office. The first half of the day was at the Colosseum and Roman Forum, and our guide was very informative. We had lunch at the Vatican, and...More

Thank Alisiya G
Carrani_DMCsince1925, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alisiya, thank you very much for your feedback, not only about the tour at the Colosseum and Roman Forum but about the lunch at the Vatican as well: your suggestion help us to improve our services. We have just extended your rewiev to Sylvia;...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always, always, check with the tour company if they will in fact pick you up from your hotel, despite your travel documents saying they will. We were advised that they would not pick up from our hotel as it was outside of the city center...More

Thank uniquecourt
Carrani_Tours, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear uniquecourt, thank you for choosing Carrani Tours and for sharing your feedback with us. We are glad you enjoyed exploring the amazing site of Pompeii with our guide, but we are deeply sorry if your overall experience didn't meet your expectations. When we design...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We booked airport transfers to and from through Viator. Read the fine print!! 30 minutes is all they will wait from the time your plane lands. Get through customs in Rome in 30 minutes??? After arguing we eventually got a driver. We had a trolley...More

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Carrani_DMCsince1925, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lee M, thank you for choosing Carrani Tours and for sharing your feedback. We are deeply sorry to read about your airport transfer. If you'd like to investigate again about what happened with your reservation, we'll be sincerely glad to help you; please send...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Writing this review on the way home. Assistant for the day was Stephano / Stefano - who was excellent, informative and concise. Provided plenty of information on the way of points of interest. Naple was beautiful, they stop down in the bay to give a...More

Thank Luke H
Carrani_Tours, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Luke H, thank you for choosing Carrani Tours and for sharing your review with Tripadvisor community. We are very glad you enjoyed your trip to Naples and Pompeii and appreciated the work of our team. You are right, both these jewels of Southern Italy...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We took the Pompeii and it's Ruins Tour today and it was excellent. We were picked up from our hotel with ease (even after having to change hotels because of our plans changing). It was an easy process to board the bus and our host,...More

Thank Kalinda M
Carrani_Tours, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Dear Kalinda M, thank you for choosing Carrani Tours and for sharing your lovely review. We are happy you enjoyed so much your experience in Pompeii! This archaeological site is incredibly suggestive, frozen in time and rich in surprising gems. We are also proud you...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

DO NOT BOOK WITH THIS TOUR COMPANY!! They were supposed to provide transportation to and from the Vatican, they did not. This was the reason we booked this tour. When we met back after hearing the pope, they said "tour is finish, not possible to...More

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Carrani_DMCsince1925, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Carrani Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you for choosing us and sharing your feedback. We are sorry that your tour did'nt correspond to your expectations, all our team works always for the best of our guests. We always provide all the usefull informations about our experiences, on our...More

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DancingDiva
2 February 2017|
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Response from Carrani_Tours | Property representative |
Dear DancingDiva, as the tour leaves from Rome and returns to Rome, we suggest to travel with only one piece of luggage. In the Amalfi Coast there will be several changes of buses due to particular structure of the... More
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Onoria A
12 October 2016|
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Response from Robyn E | Reviewed this property |
After our terrible experience with this company I would not recommend them to anyone, go elsewhere. There are many tour operators that have a good reputation & are reliable unlike Carrani.
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Diana C
25 March 2016|
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Response from Carrani_Tours | Property representative |
Hi Diana, thanks to the partnership with Trenitalia we offer several solutions to visit Venice. Please reach our staff for all info or contact us on Facebook. We hope to see you soon! Kind Regards.
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