See masterpieces of art from the papal collections on a 3-hour guided tour of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica. Skip the long lines to the popular monuments to get a complete Vatican City experience.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
- Duration 3 hours
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- Skip the line through a separate entrance
- Live tour guide
- Small group
- Limited to 10 participants
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Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.
What to bring
- Face mask or protective covering
- Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
- This tour involves a fair amount of walking. Comfortable shoes are strongly recommended
- All visitors must cover their knees and shoulders to enter the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica
- Bags measuring more than 40 x 35 x 15 centimeters, tripods, large umbrellas and objects that could be harmful to other visitors or damage the works of art are not allowed into the Vatican Museums and must be stored in the cloakroom
- The cloakroom is a 20-minute walk from the end point of the tour
- St. Peter’s Basilica is an active parish church and subject to unforeseen closure for spiritual celebrations. In the event this happens, the local tour operator will contact you in advance with an alternative tour time or itinerary