Private Tour of Vatican by night

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English and 6 more

 Take advantage of the long summer nights with a private, nighttime tour of the Vatican. (Offered in the summer months only). Avoid the heat, long lines, and crowds of the day and tour the Vatican’s museums with a dedicated guide at night. See the Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo’s famous frescoes and St. Peter’s Basilica in peace and quiet, and get historical insights from your guide.
  • Tour the Vatican at night on a private, 3-hour tour
  • Avoid crowds and long lines and see the Vatican’s museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peters Basilica
  • Get dedicated attention and insights from your guide as you tour the famous sights
  • Admire Michelangelo’s masterpieces without the crowds, noise and heat of the day

Private guide for 3 hours
Private tour
Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
Skip-the-line tickets
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Via Vespasiano, 28, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

7:15 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Stop At:  
Vatican City
After having met your guide at the entrance of the Vatican Museums, your tour will start. During the first part of this tour, you will have the opportunity to admire the highlights of the Museums as well as its most famous galleries, such as Galleries of the Maps, Tapestries, and Candelabra, and rooms, as Raphael's Rooms, Octagonal Courtyard, Room of Animals, Room of the Muses, Round Room.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
Then, you will enter the marvelous Sistine Chapel, where you will be astonished by the amazing frescoes created by Michelangelo himself, such as the Creation of the World and the Last Judgment.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
Finally, you will reach St. Peter's Square, which is the most important square in the Vatican: it is marvelous at night, you will love it!
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
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Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • 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
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please note: if you arrive late you might lose the entrance tickets
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • The visit of St Peter's Basilica is not included since it is closed at night
  • Please note: the Vatican tour on wheelchair will take more time than the usual, so please contact us in order to create a customized itinerary for you
  • Please note: in some areas of the attractions the stroller must be carried by yourself in your arms, due to architectural restrictions
  • Please note that due regulations, this tour is not available for kids under the age of 6.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible but may be adapted to an accessible itinerary if you contact us. Please note that, for disabled visitors with certified invalidity of more than 74%, the Vatican Museums offers free entry that is extended to a companion for visitors who are not self-sufficient. To benefit from this, make sure you mention it at the time of booking so that our staff may handle your request.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

If you cancel at least 3 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.Learn more about cancellations.


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