Museums

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
Do this because
  • 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 the 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. You will have VIP treatment and won't have to worry about losing your group, instead, you will be able to enjoy the guide's commentaries through a wireless headset that you'll be given as you walk around enjoying the beautiful works surrounding you.

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What's included
  • Entrance tickets
  • Professional guide
  • Wireless audio headsets
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Transport
Reduced price
  • Infants (0-2 years): free
  • Children (3-7 years): reduced
Where

33 Via Leone IV

Meeting point:

200 meters from subway stop Cipro-Musei Vaticani

What to remember
  • On Wednesdays during the 8.00am tour, 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
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When
  • Monday to Saturday, at 10.00am and at 1.45pm
  • Monday, Thursday, Friday, Friday and Saturday at 8.00am
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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 24 hours before the activity begins.
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