Semi-Private Early Tour: Vatican, Sistine Chapel, St Peter’s Basilica

Roma, Italy

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

Explore one of the world's most important art collections on a 3-hour guided tour of the Vatican Museums. Make the most of your time with skip-the-line access and a carefully planned route that takes you to medieval, Renaissance and Baroque highlights of the sprawling galleries, including the Raphael Rooms and Sistine Chapel. Learn the history behind the art from a knowledgeable guide, and finish your visit inside the stunning St Peter’s Basilica. Group size is limited to 13 for a more intimate experience and easier museum navigation.
  • 3-hour tour of the Vatican Museums and St Peter’s Basilica
  • Learn the stories and significance of the collection’s most prized pieces
  • Led by a knowledegable guide
  • Step inside the ethereal Sistine Chapel and Raphael Rooms
  • Skip the long lines with priority access
  • Small group ensures personal service

Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Professional guide
Semi-Private tour
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Viale Vaticano, 104, 00165 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

8:30 AM

Return Details

St. Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
You will admire the stunning frescoes made by Michelangelo
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
You will visit che highlights of the Vatican Museums: the Gallery of Tapestries, the Gallery of Candelabra and the Gallery of Maps
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Your guide will lead you through the biggest church in the World and will discover for you all the secrets of this architectonic masterpiece.
Duration: 40 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Stanze di Raffaello
You will discover the section of the Raphael Rooms within the Vatican Museums and you will find out the interesting relation between Raphael, Michelangelo and the Vatican
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • 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
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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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