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Rome: Guided Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Tour

Product ID: 382810
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Beat the crowds by skipping the long lines to enter the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel. Embark on an exceptional journey in a 12-person group, wandering through the incredible collections with a local guide.
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Duration: 3 hours
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English, German, French, Spanish
Audio guide/headphones
English, German, French, Spanish

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  • Skip the lines to enter the musems
  • Utilize your headset to hear your professional and certified guide clearly
  • Travel with a maximum of 12 people
Full description
Accompany your guide on an exceptional journey in a small group consisting of no more than 12 people. Together, skip the lines to enter the astoundingly beautiful Vatican City, home to some of the most famous collections of art and architecture in the world.

Be led by your professional guide who brings the fantastic art, history, and architecture to life. Travel around and discover the countless works housed within the walls of this beautiful city's 7 kilometers of galleries, chapels, and rooms.

Make the most of this emotional experience through the incredible collections of the Vatican Museums, before moving on to the Sistine Chapel where you can observe the Michelangelo-painted ceiling described in detail by your professional guide. Finally, be escorted to St. Peters Basilica where you can explore it at your own leisure.
  • All fees and taxes
  • Professional certified guide
  • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
  • Priority access to St. Peter's Basilica
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

To join the tour you are required to be at the meeting point for check-in at least 30 minutes prior to your tour departure time. If you arrive late for the meeting time, it will not be possible to join the group or reschedule unless you pay for the activity again.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • ID card, copy accepted
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Pets are not allowed inside the venue
• On Wednesdays there is a possibility that the St. Peter's Basilica will be unavailable to visit
• Please be aware that large bags/backpacks/suitcases are not permitted (only very small bags are allowed)

From £71.03 per person

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Product ID: 382810