Guided tour

Rome: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Night Group Tour

4.8 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: Romaround Tours

Rome: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Night Group Tour

Activity provider: Romaround Tours

From US$ 67.80 per person

Have a tour of the Vatican Museums at night with the Sistine Chapel. A Vatican night tour visits the Vatican Museums during the seasonal extended hours for a more peaceful visit. See what the Sistine Chapel looks like in the evening.

About this activity

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Explore the highlights of the Vatican Museums
  • Admire the Rahphael Rooms
  • Finish your tour by visiting the amazing Sistine Chapel
  • Roam relaxingly through the halls with less tourists to navigate
Full description

Explore the Vatican Museums, including the Sistine Chapel, without the usual hoards of tourists during a 2-hour night-time tour. This tour is only offered seasonally on Friday and Saturday evenings. With fewer visitors to contend with, you're able to better appreciate the iconic art and architecture.

Headsets are provided, so you can hear your guide clearly while enjoying a 360 view of your surroundings. Please note that during the evening tour you will not be able to visit St. Peters Basilica. Have a unique experience in one of the most famous buildings in the world, on this night tour. 

  • Admission fee with privileged entrance
  • Headsets to hear the tour guide clearly
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • St. Peter's Basilica
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants 5 and older must present proof that they have received two vaccine doses of an FDA or WHO-approved vaccine or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Proof of vaccination may include the NYC COVID Safe App, Excelsior Pass, CDC Vaccination Card (or photo), NYC Vaccination Record, or official immunization record from outside NYC or the US
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination or a negative test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts
  • Masks are strongly recommended for anyone indoors regardless of vaccination status. Unvaccinated participants are required to wear a mask while indoors
  • All participants are required to bring and wear FFP2 masks. Blue surgical masks will not be accepted

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Meeting point

Outside a tours office block. Via Santamaura, 21, 00192 Roma RM, Italy.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card for children

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility, and is not wheelchair accessible
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 4 reviews

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Once in a life time experience

September 10, 2022

August 2, 2022

Excellent! Easy to find at night with a knowledgeable guide, Emilia.

Emilia was great. She knew her stuff, but was not “preachy”, fewer people than during the day and the atmosphere was different than during the daytime. I guess it is because of where you are.

October 13, 2019

Product ID: 231347