Private Vatican City Tour including Vatican Gardens

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon5 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

The tour allows for the exclusive private visit of Vatican City including Vatican Gardens considered one of the most beautiful gardens in Europe. Visitors will explore the most important art works of Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica including works of Michelangelo, Raphael and Bernini, learn history of Popes up to present day and escape the crowds during the exclusive walk down the paths of Vatican Gardens, the same where Popes have been taking retreats for centuries.

your private guide fee
headphones for better hearing if your private party has more then 6 participants
special permit to visit Vatican Gardens in private at E 240/booking paid to Vatican before the tour
pre booked skip line admissions to Vatican Museums at E 30/adult and E 20/child
optional one way transportation from hotel too Vatican starting at E 40/party of 2

Departure Point

Via Santamaura, 3, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Traveler pickup is offered
Additional fee applies for optional one way transportation

Departure Time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
1/9/2020 - 4/24/2021
Monday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Tuesday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Thursday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Friday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Saturday:08:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Return Details

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Stop At:  
Vatican Gardens
Skip all lines and enter Vatican to visit Vatican Gardens privately, with special permit from Vatican Governatorate Office. The exclusive permit allows visitors to explore parts of Vatican City closed to general public with lavish Vatican Gardens, as well as working and busy parts of Vatican City where visitor gets a glimpse of daily life in Vatican behind the high walls.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
Continue you Vatican City exploration and visit the most important Vatican Museums galleries including Ancient Greek and Rome collection as well as Raphael Rooms with wold famous "School of Athens"
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
Marvel at the beautiful frescoes of Creation and the Last Judgement by Michelangello
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Use special skip line passage from Sistine Chapel to St. Peter's Basilica with access reserved for Vatican official guides only and enter St. Peter's Basilica in no time to explore its splendid interior.
Duration: 45 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Visit underground of St. Peter's basilica with the Tombs of Popes and the tomb of St. Peter
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
End your exclusive Vatican Tour at St. Peter's Square surrounded by splendid Bernini Colonnade.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

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