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Best of Vatican City Complete Full-day Skip-the Line Guided Tour provided by Sistine Chapel Tours

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Best of Vatican City Complete Full-day Skip-the Line Guided Tour

Best of Vatican City Complete Full-day Skip-the Line Guided Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
5h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    5h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Near public transportation
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 102294P5
Important information
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Local taxes
  • Private tour
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Cortile della Pigna
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Square
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
Duration
5h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please leave the hotel name
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • 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
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • READ CAREFULLY: Because of the growing popularity of the current pope Francis and his intense activity in organising mass events in the Vatican some areas might get closed last minute without previous notice. This has already happened this year and can happen again during you Vatican tour: the Sistine chapel and/or the Basilica of Saint Peter might not be accessible. In case of such events our tour guide will provide you with a valuable alternative focusing the tour inside the Vatican museums.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Local taxes
  • Private tour
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Cortile della Pigna
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Square
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please leave the hotel name
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
5h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • 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
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • READ CAREFULLY: Because of the growing popularity of the current pope Francis and his intense activity in organising mass events in the Vatican some areas might get closed last minute without previous notice. This has already happened this year and can happen again during you Vatican tour: the Sistine chapel and/or the Basilica of Saint Peter might not be accessible. In case of such events our tour guide will provide you with a valuable alternative focusing the tour inside the Vatican museums.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • 2
    Cortile della Pigna
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 5
    St. Peter's Square
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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By: Sistine Chapel Tours
darrinb2020
darrinb2020
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Amazing
The experience was amazing and Tomaso our guide was fabulous! The only negative thing is that we were not offered a
barbaradW2650VE
barbaradW2650VE
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Would Recommend
We had a great experience. Sara was very knowledgeable and answered all the questions. I would recommend this pri
Karen A
Karen A
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Amazing
Thomas was our guide. He was informative knowledgeable and answered all our questions. Crowds were small due to the
kathleenbI4742NT
kathleenbI4742NT
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Vatican tour
Francesco was our guide!!...he was an excellent guide with extensive knowledge of the history,art & culture of the
ScootaKuH
ScootaKuH
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Very Informative
We booked this tour after seeing the excellent reviews on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed! Our guide Tomm
Texred110
Texred110
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The best experience
I was very fortunate to join Tommaso on my walking tour of Rome. Even more fortunate as it was just me and Tommaso,
ektravelalweer
ektravelalweer
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Early morning tour to Sistine chapel really worth it
We had to get up fairly early in the morning for our tour which started at 7.30am, butos was so worth it. For the f
Ken_marino1959
Ken_marino1959
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See Rome with Francesco!
Guide was great! Very flexible and personable. Incredible amount of knowledge about Rome and history in general.
Karen H
Karen H
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Great Vatican Tour
We stumbled onto this tour while visiting Rome, when we realized that the tickets to the Vatican Museum and Sistine
Ken_marino1959
Ken_marino1959
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Vatican Tour
Tour guide was excellent. Skipping the lines saved us a ton of time. Group was small, just three couples. Guide
335louiseg
335louiseg
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Treasure hunt in the Vatican
As a working archaeologist, our guide, Tomasso “Tom” was incredibly well informed and knowledgeable. He also made t
Paul M
Paul M
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So hard for guides to calibrate
Our guide was wonderful... however, our child was hot, tired, over it from the start.... so we just needed the very
Lucie  A
Lucie A
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Best way to see the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s
Having done a group tour last year of the Colosseum and spent a lot of time having around and waiting for people an
kausarwali
kausarwali
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Worth seen place
We took the guided tour of Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel. Our guide was amazing woman who really knows about co
Peterharris32
Peterharris32
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Cappella Paolina Chapel
The tour through The Sistine Chapel can get very crowded and you feel like you don’t have much time to take it all
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