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Exclusive Vatican: semi-private guided tour of museums, St Peter's and Sistine Chapel

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Availability: Monday-Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Language: English, German
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Skip-the-line tickets for more time inside the Vatican
  • Small groups (max 12) for a personalized experience
  • See the Vatican's top attractions (museum ticket not included)
  • Guided by a professional local art/architecture/history expert
What to expect

See the Vatican as it should be seen: without the crowds and with an expert local guide. This early-morning tour gives you time and space to really appreciate the artworks in a small group. Your three-hour visit includes:

  • The Vatican museums, the Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica
  • Insights into the Vatican’s shady history and politics
  • The Candelabra gallery, Maps gallery and Tapestry gallery
  • Pio Clementino's Rooms
  • The Belvedere courtyard and Pine courtyard

Please note: the tour price does not include the Vatican museums admission fee (EUR 23 for adults; EUR 16 for students under 26 with an ISIC card; EUR 3 for EU citizens under 18 – ID proof required). It should be paid in cash to the tour guide.

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What's included
  • Guided visit
  • Headsets
  • Booking fee
What's not included
  • Please note: the tour price does not include the Vatican museums admission fee (EUR 23 for adults; EUR 16 for under 18 and students under 26 with an ISIC card. It should be paid in cash to the tour guide. Supplement will be 24 euros starting from January 2018).
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  • Children (ages 0-5) free

Via Vespasiano 46B, 00192, Rome.

Meeting point:

Meet at the corner of Via Germanico, 8 and Via Leone IV. Please note that from the first of December 2018 the meeting point will be at via Vespasiano 46B, 00192, Rome.

What to remember
  • The tour will occur only if the minimum number of five participants is reached. If not, you’ll be contacted for an alternative in terms of time, date, or language. A refund will be granted if no agreement is reached
  • Dress code for the Vatican: shoulders and knees must be covered and men should wear full length trousers
  • St Peter's Basilica may be closed on Wednesday morning due to the weekly Papal audience
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
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Monday-Saturday at 8.00am

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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.
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