Vatican Museums, St. Peter's and Sistine Chapel: Tour

Vatican Museums, St. Peter's and Sistine Chapel: Tour

From $105.17 per person

Discover the history and masterpieces behind this small but powerful town-state set in the center of Rome on a VIP walking tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 3 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the long lines to the Vatican Museums with an exclusive early access tour
  • Visit the major highlights of the Vatican museums with a professional art history guide
  • Discover Michelangelo's masterpieces in the world-renowned Sistine Chapel
  • Learn interesting information about the city and it's history from an insider perspective
  • Enjoy having a personalized small group tour
Full description
Be lead behind the doors of Catholicism in the holy Vatican City on an early entry walking tour. Avoid crowds and lines and experience the Vatican with the comfort of a very small group. Go on a journey made of mesmerizing history, breath-taking masterpieces, and mysticism led by an expert in art and religion. Visit the Vatican Museum, a chest of countless masterpieces including the astonishing gallery of statues, the interesting gallery of maps, the gallery of tapestries, and the Raphaels rooms. Learn about the great artists who helped to intricately embellish one of the most fascinating sovereign states in the world. Enter the Sistine Chapel and lift your head up to one of the most admired ceilings in the world. Immerse yourself in The Last Judgment, the seemingly never-ending fresco magnificently adorned by Michelangelo’s life-like, potent figures of Adam, God, and many saints. Try to spot the artist’s self-portrait on the torso of Saint Peter. Explore the inside of St. Peter’s Basilica. Marvel at the incredible mosaics, Michelangelo’s Pietà, and Bernini’s Baldachin in all their glory.
Includes
  • Walking tour with licensed English-speaking guide.
  • Skip the line tickets to Vatican Museums, St Peter's Basilica and Sistine Chapel
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide in front of the statue of Raphael and Michelangelo at the Viale Vaticano entrance. Please arrive 15 minutes before the activity starting time.

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    Not allowed

    • Shorts
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Drinks

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    • This activity will take place rain or shine
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