VIP Early Vatican Museums,Sistine Chapel & St. Peter Basilica- Semi private tour

Rome, Italy

Tour Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

The Vatican Museums are among the most visited museums in the world, so it’s no surprise that it can get crowded. This 3-hour early bird tour lets you visit the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica before the crowds arrive, with skip-the-line entrance and a small group of up to 12 people.
  • 3-hour Early Bird Vatican Museums small-group tour
  • Avoid the crowds with an early morning tour and skip-the-line entrance
  • Marvel over art masterpieces on a guided tour of the Vatican Museums
  • See highlights including the Raphael Rooms, the Gallery of the Tapestries, and the Maps Gallery
  • Marvel over Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel and visit the magnificent St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people ensures a personalized experience

Expert & Entertaining English-speaking guide
Guided walking tour
Visit all of the most important sites of the Vatican
Priority Access - Skip the line ticket
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Giuly's Café, Via Santamaura, 3, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

7:20 AM

Return Details

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
The Vatican Museums are the public art and sculpture museums in the Vatican City. They display works from the immense collection amassed by popes throughout the centuries including several of the most renowned Roman sculptures and most important masterpieces of Renaissance art in the world
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
DescriptionThe Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope, in Vatican City. Originally known as the Cappella Magna, the chapel takes its name from Pope Sixtus IV, who restored it between 1477 and 1480
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, or simply Saint Peter's Basilica, is a church built in the Renaissance style located in Vatican City, the papal enclave which is within the city of Rome.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
St Peter’s Square or Piazza San Pietro is probably one of the world’s most famous squares and one of the most breath-taking. Designed by Bernini during the seventeenth century, it houses over 300,000 people
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • 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
  • It is recommended you wear comfortable walking shoes and if rain is forecasted, bring a small umbrella as well. Large umbrellas, large bags, and selfie sticks will not be allowed into the museums.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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