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Semi-private tour of Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica

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Availability: Monday - Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Language: English, Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Uncover the history of the Vatican with this professional semi-private guided tour
  • Visit the Tapestries Gallery, Raphael's Room, Pigna Courtyard, the Sistine Chapel and much more!
  • Don't waste time in line with skip-the-line museum entrance
What to expect

Enjoy a professional guided tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. With this tour, you'll have priority access, allowing you to skip the long entrance lines and enjoy a guided tour in a small group of no more than 11 people. When you arrive, your guide will lead you to the museums through a reserved VIP entrance. Then, you'll be able to admire their most impressive renaissance art collections including the Gallery of Tapestries, the Gallery of Maps, the stunning Raphael’s Room and the world-famous Sistine Chapel.

After the Sistine Chapel, you'll be taken with exclusive access to St. Peter’s Basilica. Of course, you won't have to worry about the other visitors or losing your group, thanks to this VIP treatment, and to let you enjoy both the guide's commentaries and to walk around enjoying the beautiful works and taking photos, you'll be given a wireless headset to listen to your guide as you take in the beauty surrounding you.

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What's included
  • Entrance tickets
  • Professional guide
  • Wireless audio headsets
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Transportation
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  • Infants 2 years and under: free
  • Children 3-7 years of age: reduced
Where

33 Via Leone IV

Meeting point:

200 meters from subway stop Cipro-Musei Vaticani

What to remember
  • On Wednesdays for the 8.00am departure, St. Peter’s Basilica will be replaced with the Vatican Library due to the Papal Audience
  • The Basilica is an active place of worship and may be closed without prior notice for religious events: in this case, the visit will be substituted by a visit to the Vatican Library
  • This tour ends in St. Peter's Square
  • This tour visits religious sites, and there is a dress code to be observed. Visitors must be dressed appropriately: no sleeveless blouses, no miniskirts, no shorts, and no hats are allowed
  • Your visit will include the Vatican Museums, Raphael's Rooms, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica (visit inside daily, except on Wednesdays 8.30am departures, it'll be replaced by the Vatican Library)
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When
  • Tour in English: Monday - Saturday at 8.00am, 10.00am, 12.15pm and 1.45pm
  • Tour in Spanish: Monday and Saturday at 10.00am and 12.15pm
  • Blackout Dates: March 19, April 2, May 1, June 29, August 14, August 15
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Provider
Gray Line - I Love Rome
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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