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Vatican Guided Tours

Via del Portico d'Ottavia 13 | Roma, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 338 667 2861
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We are an official tour operator, authorized by the Vatican, to have privilege entrances - skip the line guided tours. Our staff and our official and mother-tongue tour guides will offer you an unforgettable experience over the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica at the most competitive price. The admiration, appraisal and enjoyment of countless astounding sights will always be seen in a more comfortable manner, avoiding tedious long lines and standard routine itineraries. We offer special deals for: Schools, associations and tour operators. All Tours are suitable for children and also disables. Our company, with head office in Rome, creates and sells its own services and itineraries and not reselling standard packages; we offer, also, tailor made services to give you the chance to live your stay in Rome as you have always dreamt. We guarantee good quality at the most competitive price. Our reward is to let you talk about us for a life time!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Via del Portico d'Ottavia 13 | Roma, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely book tickets online, well ahead of time - the entry queue is enormously long! Once inside, there's yet more queues, and it's very busy. However, all that lining up is well worth it, so much to see.

Thank PrincessRSJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't plan to have a guided tour but when we got there we decided that it was a good idea because we didn't want to wait in the waiting lines. Our guide Tijana was very good she explained us everything and was ready to...More

Thank Chrysa P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok. so being an Aussie, when people say to me "skip" that means one of three things. Either you are physically skipping, calling me an aussie (hey skip), or you get to miss something (skip it). So when people say "Skip the Line", I thought...More

1  Thank Rowena P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favourite places I visited.I would recommend doing a guided tour as one would miss out on the history of the Vatican.The guide spoke perfect English and was very knowledgeable.

Thank Jason Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely horrible service. Save yourself $80 and book directly with your operators, City Tours. Viatour is an extension scheme. Booked this tour for a Wednesday (Nov 22, 2017 @ 10am). Nowhere on the booking or website does it indicate if a religious function (Papal Mass)...More

Thank Hitesh P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very informed guide that went on and on about each painting. There is so much to see and so much to learn, but it was just too much standing and listening.

1  Thank dennis w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family,including our teenage children,first had the privilege and honour of having Frank as our guide a few years back. (Google him, Frank Van den Broeke.) He was so exceptional and wonderful back then with his superb knowledge and skill at navigating us around the...More

Thank Casan27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Much more than I expected, skip the hugeeee line and a tour with all the info needed when you don’t know much to start with, our guide was amazing even got us into the underground of the Sistine Chapel of the tombs! Amazing experience.

Thank Pippa R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Vatican museum and St. Peter Tour with guide Dario of Joy of Rome Tours was simply amazing. We were lucky in a way, as we went on a November afternoon, when it was busy, but not overcrowded. Going into a museum such as this...More

Thank Tombo147
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked our tour with the CAA before leaving and of course paid in Canadian money. The guide was on time and waiting for us.The tour was incredible.No wait times either.

Thank jojoguy2016
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1 November 2017|
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Response from Terry H | Reviewed this property |
I would plan on about 3 hours.
2 October 2017|
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Response from lnc2015 | Reviewed this property |
For the best information please go to this website to find out tour times--it looks like they have evening tours-- just type vatican museum website into google and make sure you pick the one that is the actual Vatican... More
26 September 2017|
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Response from Melanie T |
I don't remember it being offered but I'm certain frank would arrange it with enough notice.