Shared Shore Excursion to the Vatican, with Skip the Line Tickets

8 h
Shore Excursions
difficulty Very easy
Wheelchair Not Accessible
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Shared Shore Excursion to the Vatican, with Skip the Line Tickets

Discover the wonders of the Vatican, including the innumerable treasures inside the Vatican Museums and the fantastic frescoes of the Sistene Chapel. Skip-the-line tickets and transportation to and from Civitavecchia Port are included on this full-day group shore excursion.

Receive exclusive skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
Marvel at the timeless beauty of the Sistine Chapel and its frescoes
Traverse the hallowed halls of one of Christianity's holiest locations
Admire one of the world's greatest art collections, including works by famous Italian artists
Explore the vast maze of Papal treasures inside the Vatican Museums

Explore one of the most beautiful Cathedrals in the world on a full-day shore excursion from Civitavecchia. Get skip-the-line access to the world-famous Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums, with full time to explore independently its hidden wonders.

Don’t miss any of Vatican’s wonder

Visited by over 5 million people per year, the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel are on top of the to-do list for most visitors to Rome. But with around 9 miles of precious and amazing art spread across over 1,000 rooms, seeing the Papal Palace without a skip-the-line ticket may be a little crushing. You will enjoy every second spend in this magnificent complex over and over again.

Discover the secrets of the Vatican Complex

See all the highlights of the museums and fully appreciate Michelangelo's masterpiece, the Sistine Chapel, the Maps Gallery, Candelabra Gallery, Raphael's Rooms, Pio Clementino's Rooms, Tapestry Gallery, Belvedere Courtyard, Pine Courtyard and much, much more within the Vatican corridors and among the many remarkable Popes' collections which span over 3000 years of world history. A breath-taking discovery awaits you at Rome's greatest icon: enjoy at your leisure a unique comparison of treasures.

Live an exclusive experience through this tour

Enjoy your excursion through history and time. Separate yourself from the tourists rushing through these rooms and take your time as you explore. You will can spend additional free time inside St. Peter's Basilica the Vatican Museums. At the end of the tour, board the bus once more and make it back to Civitavecchia with ample to time board your ship at the port. 

  • St. Peter's Basilica and St. Peter's Square
  • Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
  • Round trip transportation from Civitavecchia in a comfortable shared tour-bus
  • Entrance fees to the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel with Skip-the-line tickets
  • Lunch
  • Tour guide 
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Complete information about meeting point and mode, and on local telephone numbers, can be found on the voucher you will receive when your booking will be confirmed. 


We suggest you wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. Please note that shoulders and knees must be covered during the visit to St. Peter's Basilica.
Please note that this is not a guided tour: you will receive your skip-the-line tickets and then you will visit the museum on your own. The entrance time to the Vatican Museums is mandatory, not refundable and not changeable.
Please note that on Wednesday morning the access to the St. Peter's Basilica is not available due to the Papal audience. Also, note that this tour does not include skip the line access to St. Peter's: you can visit the Basilica but it could be a queue at the entrance.
At the end of the tour you will make your own way to the meeting point for the return transfer to Civitavecchia (it is the same drop off point in the morning). You are required to be at the meeting point at 3,30 pm unless otherwise stated.

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.