Private Tour of Vatican with Scavi Necropolis and St. Peter’s Tomb

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon4 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

The most popular tour of Vatican with its all important highlights of Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica and Popes' Tombs combined with the most exclusive visit of "Scavi " excavations to the tomb of St. Peter open daily to very few visitors.

guide fee for Scavi tour
guide fee for Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica
pre booked by your guide skip line admission at € 35/person
optional private one way transfer to Vatican; please inquire
pre booked by your guide tickets for Scavi at € 40/person

Departure Point

Via Santamaura, 3, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Traveler pickup is offered
Optional one way transfer to Vatican at additional fee. Please inquire


  • Fiumicino Airport, Via dell' Aeroporto di Fiumicino, 320, 54, Fiumicino Italy


  • Civitavecchia

Return Details

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
Enter with your guide via skip line gate and visit the highlights of Vatican Museums
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
Admire Michelangelo's frescoes of Creation and Last Judgement
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Skip the lines and enter St. Peter's Basilica via so called secret passage linking the Chapel directly with the Church. Walk down famous stairs behind the Bronze Doors leading to Pope's private apartments and guarded by the Swiss Guards.
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Visit the highlights of St. Peter's with Pieta by Michelangello
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Visit the Tombs of Popes under the Basilica
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vatican Necropolis
Visit the famous excavations under St. Peter's Basilica, walk down the street of ancient cemetery, view ancient frescoes in the tombs and and study the history of St. Peter's Tomb
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

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From 420.29 USD


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