Essential Sistine Chapel Tour, Vatican Museums and St Peter Basilica

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

The Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica are home to some of the world’s top artistic masterpieces—and this seamless, small-group tour makes it simple to discover the collection highlights. See the Sistine Chapel and then delve deeper into the galleries: works like Raphael’s School of Athens and the ancient Laocoön and His Sons sculpture can be found within its walls. Then, continue to neighboring St. Peter’s Basilica, where you’ll view Michelangelo’s Pieta and other masterworks.
  • A small-group tour provides an intimate way to see the sights
  • Discover the Vatican’s best-known artistic masterpieces
  • Learn the stories behind the artworks from your guide’s commentary
  • Skip-the-line entry helps you save time and beat the crowds

Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Small-group tour of max 16 people
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Viale Giulio Cesare, 241, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
Raphael Rooms, Hall of Maps,
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
sistine Chapel
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
La Pieta
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
La Pieta
Inside St Peter's Basilica
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Cortile della Pigna
Inside Vatican Museums
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini
View from inside the Basilica of Sant Peter
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.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 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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