Guided tour

Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Tour

4.1 / 5

14 reviews

Activity provider: Rome Tours

Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Tour

Activity provider: Rome Tours

From US$ 49.34 per person

Go on a wholesome tour that covers all the great marvels of the Vatican City. Skip the ticket lines and enjoy the beauty of this amazing place.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 - 3 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the centuries-old frescoes of the Sistine Chapel
  • Explore the various museums with a skip-the-ticket-line ticket
  • Take in panoramic views of Vatican City
  • Marvel at top attractions like the Raphael rooms (available only in the morning tours)
Full description
This tour package has been designed so that you can leave the city with everlasting memories. See top attractions like the Raphael rooms and the Sistine Chapel. Your tour guide loves this breath-taking city -they know every nook-and-corner of this town and every unspoken story. You will not miss out on anything due to language barriers with a licensed English-speaking guide. You need not worry about spending hours waiting in ticket lines, as you can directly enter the different sites and enjoy their beauty without wasting precious time. Along the way, your guide will narrate stories to you to bring the places to life and ensure that you have the best tour experience possible. Enjoy an unhurried, uncompromising exploration of this fascinating city, and get a truly unforgettable taste of Vatican City.
Includes
  • Skip-the-ticket-line access to the Vatican Museums
  • Skip-the-ticket-line access to the Sistine Chapel
  • All entrance fees
  • Tour guide
  • Headset to listen to the guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Skip Security Checks (i.e. all visitors must go through a security check)
  • Skip-the-ticket-line access to St. Peter's Basilica is not available at the moment
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Date

Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • On Wednesday mornings the Basilica of St. Peter is closed to the public due to the Papal Audience. A longer tour will be offered in this instance.
  • Please note that in case of tardiness you will not be allowed to join the tour.
  • The Vatican Museums require all guests adhere to a dress code. Shoulders and knees must be covered for both genders. Entrance to the Museums may be denied.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.1 /5

based on 14 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4/5
  • Value for money
    3.8/5
  • Service
    4/5
  • Organization
    4/5

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The tour took almost 3 hours and we were lucky to be only 7 people in the group. The queues were very long, but the tour had special fast truck. That save time and energy. It’s important to have a guide to get a lot out of the tour. It’s difficult to do it on your own. It was very little time to see the Vatican Museum. The tour is expensive especially for a family.

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November 17, 2019

Our guide Maria Letizia was wonderful. She was a well of information and clearly very proud of what she does and a true lover of the arts

August 22, 2022

I like it so much !

February 22, 2022

Product ID: 281247