Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica guided tour
Museums

Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Every day except Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Relive the long history of the Vatican State thanks to a tour of its main attractions
  • Marvel at the Renaissance masterpieces you'll see, including Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel frescoes
  • Follow your expert guide through the rooms of the Vatican Museums and the aisles of St. Peter's Basilica
What to expect

Thanks to this Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica tour including skip-the-line tickets, you'll breeze past the crowds and dig right into the top attractions of the Vatican State!

Begin at the Vatican Museum, which, as the primary archive of the world’s largest religion, is a bit like a city. Your guide will help you move among the over 1000 rooms of the museum packing all Vatican secrets into a unique experience. You’ll then head to The Sistine Chapel, the most famous part of the Holy city. Here you'll admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece ‘The Last Judgement’. The final stop of the tour is St. Peter’s Basilica. Lauded as the pinnacle of Renaissance architecture, this fascinating structure towers above the city and is perhaps the most recognizable dome in Italy. Inside you'll find yourself face to face with some renowned pieces of art, including Michelangelo's "Pietà" and Bernini's imposing Baldachin.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Expert guide
  • Entrance ticket to the Vatican Museum
  • Entrance ticket to St Peter’s Basilica
What's not included
  • Pick up and drop-off service
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Child (5-17 years old): reduced
  • Infant (0-4 years old): reduced
Where

Viale Vaticano, 100, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Meeting point:

At the top of the steps on the corner of Viale Vaticano. Your guide will be waiting for you holding a 'Carpe Diem Rome' sign

What to remember
  • Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the tour
  • It is suggested to wear comfortable walking shoes and to bring a bottle of water with you
  • Shoulders and knees must be covered for both men and women to access the Vatican museums and churches. Please dress accordingly
  • Participants under 18 years of age will be required to present a picture or copy of their ID
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When
  • On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10.30am, 3.00pm and 5.pm
  • On Friday at 10.30am, 3.00pm and 5.pm and 7.00pm
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Provider
Carpe Diem Rome
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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