We only had 1.5 days in Rome and these two tours helped us ensure we squeezed everything in!
Vatican Small Group Tour: visit Vatican one of the unique awe-inspiring beautiful locations on Earth. Book this skip the Line Vatican Small Group Tour, this tour will get you in to more special areas of the Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, and Basilica at St. Peter's.
Tour one of the most sacred sites to all of Christianity in this unforgettable, Skip the Line Vatican small group tour to three of the most important areas of the Vatican City.
Not only will you visit the Vatican Museum, the Sistine Chapel itself, and the rest of St. Peter's Basilica, but you will also see the Gallery of Maps and the Gallery of the Candelabra, the Chambers and Museum of Pio Clementino, the Gallery of Tapestries, the Belvedere and Pigna courtyards, and dozens of other incredible sights.
Best of all, you will be accompanied by an extremely experienced guide, who is completely authorized to share the secret history and knowledge hidden within the walls of the Vatican with you.
The vatican small group tour is even capped to 15 participants to ensure everyone has an optimal experience, and you will receive your own pair of personal headphones to ensure you can hear everything the guide has to share with you.
Learn about the history and politics of the Vatican, as well as the Church that built it. Study the incredible architectural features of its buildings, and the majesty and grandeur of the art that suffuses nearly every square inch of space within these hallowed halls, and admire the masterpieces of Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter's Church.
Vatican Museums are one of the most famous and important museums in the world: they collect masterpieces from some of the most well-known artists of the Renaissance Art, such as Michelangelo, Leonardo and Raphael.
The Saint Peter's Basilica is the mother church of the Catholic Church. During your visit, you will admire one of the most famous masterpiece of the Italian sculpture, the Pietà by Michelangelo, housed in the north aisle of the church. With this small group tour of the Vatican you will also explore the Sistine Chapel: be ready for this experience by taking this virtual tour, and enjoy your tour at its fullest!
The meeting point is close to the Vaticano.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
St. Peter's Basilica is closed to the public on Wednesday from 8:00 to 12:00. On Wednesday morning, the tour does not include St. Peter's Basilica. Inside the Vatican, please respect the dress code and keep your shoulders and knees covered. Compliance with these rules is mandatory for access to the Vatican.
The Rapahel rooms are not included in the 9.45 AM and 1.45 PM tour.
The Early Entrance Tour (starting at 7.45 AM on Monday, Thursday and Saturday) has a supplement, and costs € 95 per person.
The itinerary of the tour - especially during the Jubilee year - may change due to unforeseen Vatican events.
On the 24th and 31st of December, the tour does not include St. Peter's Basilica.