Vatican extended tour with privileged access

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Visit the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica with a guide for skip-the-line access to these popular attractions, including the security check line, which is mandatory for most groups; instead, you'll go straight to the metal detectors. Inside, see the major features of the Vatican Museums, including the Sistine Chapel and the Raphael Rooms, known for their artistic masterpieces. The guide also accompanies you to St. Peter's Basilica to tell you about its history and details.
  • Explore the Vatican Museums with a guide
  • Skip the ticket line by booking in advance
  • Admire the Sistine Chapel with its artwork by Michelangelo
  • Gain more insight about the Vatican than you would on your own

All taxes, fees and handling charges
Professional guide
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Small-group tour (10 participants max)
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Borgo Vittorio, 84, 00193 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

9:30 AM

Return Details

St. Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Stop At:  
City Lights Rome - Day Tours
We will meet our clients in City Lights Tours office
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Vatican Museums
We will visit the Gallery of Tapestries, the Gallery of Candelabra, the Gallery of Maps and the Raphael Rooms.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
After the explanation of the Sistine Chapel the clients will be able to stay inside the Sistine Chapel for around 20 minutes.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
The guided tour of the Basilica is included in this tour option. The guide will explain the most important facts and artworks of the Basilica
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

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