Skip the Line: Vatican Museum and St. Peter’s Basilica Small-Group Tour

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 5 more

When in Rome, don’t miss the awe-inspiring treasures of the Vatican Museum, one of the world’s largest art collections. Beat the long queues with skip-the-line access, and follow an expert guide to highlights of the more than 2,000 galleries. Admire Renaissance masterpieces like the Raphael Rooms and Michelangelo’s famous frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. For the grand finale, step inside the very heart of Vatican City with a tour of dazzling St Peter’s Basilica. Group size is limited to 12 for a more personalized experience.
  • 3-hour tour of Vatican City's artistic treasures
  • See highlights of the sprawling collection and learn about their history from an expert guide
  • Stand beneath Michelangelo's frescoes in the Sistine Chapel
  • Bypass the long entrance queueus with skip-the-line access
  • Tour the gilded interior of stunning St Peter's Basilica
  • Maximum group size of 12 for easier navigation and a more personalized tour

Skip-the-line access at the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica
3 hours professional English Guide
Small Group maximum 10 people
Pick-up and drop-off at hotel (inside Aurelian Walls)
Emergency number also operational via whatsapp

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Free Pick up from Hotels, Appartments, Bed&breakfast, accomodations. only in the city center (
inside the Aurelian Walls). The address must to be provided on the reservation. If you do not find your
hotel in the list you must necessarily write it: without it, the service is not guaranteed

Departure Time

2:30 PM
Stop At:  
Welcome Italy - Day Tours
pick up at the hotel
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Vatican City
half day tour to the Vatican Museums, one of the world’s largest museum complexes. Stroll through the corridors to view the world’s largest private art collection, once intended exclusively for the Pope.
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Stanze di Raffaello
Through the Raphael’s Rooms, four interconnecting chambers adorned with paintings realized by Raphael and his pupils, you will reach the beautiful breathtaking Sistine Chapel
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
Sistine Chapel, the holy chapel where the Pope is elected and where the conclave is organized, a very special occasion to walk through this sacred Vatican site to admire Michelangelo's astounding frescoes.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
the visit continues inside the marvelous St Peter’s Basilica, the largest church with a capacity up to 60,000 people, 25.000 square meters, 800 columns, 400 statues, 136 mosaics, 11 domes, 44 altars, full of masterpieces, wonderful architectures and sculptures, including the famous “Pietà”, realized by Michelangelo when he was only a teenager.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Welcome Italy
end off the tour. pick to the hotel
Duration: 5 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • 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
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Provide the Correct address of your accommodation , hotel, B&B
  • PICK UP only in the city center inside the Aurelian Walls
  • Provide the correct phone number with international country code
  • One day before 24 H. Call to confirm the pick up
  • check that you provide all the details to the agency
  • Without this information we can not guarantee the correct service
  • Time for pick up at the hotel must be confirmed the day before between 10.00 am and 6.00 pm on the emergency phone or whatsapp
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 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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