Semi Private Vatican Tour up to 10 people

Rome, Italy

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Book an almost private tour of the Vatican Museums joining a group of maximum 10 people. Our expert tour guide will walk you in the beautiful galleries of the museum full of treasures, in particular the beautiful cabinet of the mask. You will also go to the Sistine Chapel to admire Michelangelo's masterpiece and then to the Basilica where you will certainly appreciate the astonishing work done by Bernini.

Group up to 10 people
Professional guide
Headset
3 hours Professional Guide
Tips for the Guide
Meals
Transportation

Departure Point

Via Vespasiano, 28, 00192 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

8:30 AM

Return Details

Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
Our Semi Private Vatican Tour is almost a private tour with only 8 to 10 people touring the Vatican Museums. Our aim is to show you the highlights of one of the largest museums of the world. The semi- Private Vatican Museums tour with skip the line tickets will be lead by a friendly and professional licensed guide is taking you along the gallery of the Candlestick, Tapestry and Maps and to the awesome Raphael’s Rooms once the private apartment of the Pope Julius the II. While in the Museums you cannot miss the Apartment of the Borgia Pope painted by Pinturicchio and his school.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
Gallery after another Gallery you will reach the Sistine Chapel, with the frescoes of the Creation of the World with stories of the Genesis and and the Last Judgment. Michelangelo spent in total 9 years inside the Sistine Chapel. You will have some free time inside to admire Michelangelo’s frescoes their beauty will take your breath away!
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
From the Sistine Chapel you will have fast access to the Basilica of St. Peter, where right in the center stands the magnificent “Baldacchino” of Bernini. The Basilica was built in over 120 years and it was partially designed by Bramante, Bernini and Michelangelo. Do not forget the Vatican museums is about 6 miles long, you can visit the highlights of it without getting lost only with a local expert and professional licensed guide.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • No shorts above the knees are permitted
  • No sleeveless t-shirts are permitted
  • No big back pack are allowed
  • No big umbrella are permitted
  • No pointed objects
  • This tour never runs on Wednesday or Sunday or religious bank holidays.
  • that the Basilica of St. Peters’ is not visible due to special Religious functions held by the Cardinals or the Pope, the closing of St. Peter’s can be an unexpected decision take by the Vatican Museums; in this case we will add in the itinerary the Painting gallery or the Raphael Rooms, once the Pope Julius’ II apartment, as an alternative site.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers

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