Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St Peter’s Basilica Guided Tour from Rome

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Description

Summary

Starts
Via Tunisi, 4
Duration
3 hours
Languages
English, and Spanish
Difficulty
Medium
Admission
Mobile ticket

Description

Enhance your travel experience with this Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St Peter’s Basilica Guided Tour. Embark on a journey through time and immerse yourself in the rich historical heritage of Italy with a unique half-day tour, offering an unforgettable exploration of the past.

With a duration of 3 hours, it's the perfect way to enrich your experience in Rome. Travelers have rated this tour 4.5 out of 5 stars in 32,007 reviews.

Throughout the tour, you will visit Cortile della Pigna and Gallery Of The Maps. Whether you're a history enthusiast or simply seeking a memorable adventure, the tour offers the opportunity to experience Sistine Chapel (Cappella Sistina), St. Peter's Basilica (Basilica di San Pietro), St. Peter's Square (Piazza San Pietro), Vatican City (Citta del Vaticano), and Vatican Museums (Musei Vaticani) up close.

Throughout the experience, a knowledgeable expert will guide you, offering valuable insights and information. The activity is offered in 2 languages: English, and Spanish.

The starting point for this half-day tour is located in Rome. The exact address is Via Tunisi, 4, 00192 Roma RM, Italy. The endpoint of the tour is located at Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City.

Please be aware that the maximum group size for this experience is 15 people. We recommend you review the "Included" and/or "Good to know" sections below for more details about the tour.

The cancellation policy for this trip & excursion is as follows: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Elevate your visit in Rome by reserving a spot for this captivating journey through time in Italy. Select your date and secure an extraordinary experience before it gets fully booked!

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Included

Access to the Sistine Chapel
Audio headsets so you can always hear your guide
Group of 20 people or less
Guided visit of St. Peter’s Basilica (except: Vatican Museums only / Evening / Wed morning options)
Reserved Priority Access to the Vatican Museums

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Attractions

Vatican Museums, Vatican CityVatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican CitySt Peter's Basilica

Options

Vatican Group - Spanish
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica tour with Spanish-speaking guide & small group of 20 people or less.
Vatican Semi Private - English
Experience the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica with an intimate group of up to 10 participants.
Vatican Group - English
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica tour with English-speaking guide & small group of 20 people or less.
Vatican Group - Italian
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica tour with Italian-speaking guide & small group of 20 people or less.
Vatican Group - Spanish
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica tour with Spanish-speaking guide & small group of 20 people or less.
Vatican Semi Private - English
Experience the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica with an intimate group of up to 10 participants.
Vatican Group - English
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica tour with English-speaking guide & small group of 20 people or less.
Vatican Group - Italian
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica tour with Italian-speaking guide & small group of 20 people or less.
Vatican Evening Tour
Skip-the-Line Access: Enjoy a Skip-the-Line access to both the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel to maximize your time inside.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Early Evening Departure: This early evening tour finishes at a perfect time for dinner.
Ends at Sistine Chapel: This option ends at Sistine Chapel. Please note St. Peter's Basilica is not accessible in the evening tour
Vatican Special Evening Group: Escape the crowds and visit the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel at sunset on this small-group tour of max. 22 participants.
Vatican Museums only
2 hours highlights tour of the Vatican Museums (does not include St. Peter's Basilica).This tour ends at the Sistine Chapel.
Duration: 2 hours
Vatican Private - English
Tailor your Vatican experience to perfectly suit your needs on this private tour, with an expert, English-speaking guide

Good to know

Public transportation options are available nearby
Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
We regret that we are unable to accommodate guests with wheelchairs or any impairments requiring special assistance. We are also unable to accommodate strollers or baby carriages on our group tours.
Avoid bringing large purses, bags, or backpacks on your tour
At times, despite our priority access tickets, we may experience delays in getting through mandatory security checks when entering these venues
St Peter’s Basilica is subject to last-minute closures for religious ceremonies. When this occurs, we're happy to offer customers an extended tour of the Vatican Museums. While we endeavour to tell tour groups ahead of time if there are any planned disruptions to the Basilica's opening hours, this is not always possible and in these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts.
On Wednesdays, due to the Papal Audiences, access to St Peter's Basilica is not possible until 1pm
St Peter's Basilica is not accessible on the evening tours

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