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Vatican and Sistine Chapel Tours

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Guided Tours of the Vatican, Sistine Chapel and Basilica of St. Peter with a local authorized English speaking guide.
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Piazza Santa Marta, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
+39 371 392 4127
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I picked this tour just the day before my planned visit to the Vatican museums. I wasn’t sure if we would have enough time to enjoy all the art pieces in a guided tour but at the same time I wasn’t sure how my 13...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A total waste of money. I learned more from the audio tour. The art was amazing and try if you can on your back as I did.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank leor369
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour provides skip-the-line (and it’s long!) and a good tour guide gives valuable history about each place visited. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank VickieD569
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We were in line before 7 a.m. to meet our guide. Many have told that it was not worth it to go to the Sistine Chapel because of the crowds that really limit the amount of time one has to enjoy and study the art....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CMAK2014
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Definitely book a tour as this is the best way to skip the queues and understand what to actually look for in the paintings and art work understanding the reasons behind certain items well worth the money, queues were five hours long when we went

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Bucket list ✔️ worth the skip the line tickets then a small queue to endure then the eye watering beauty and mind blowing decorations and ceiling paintings etc etc blow your mind your become actually numb from looking at the massive array of history and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Such a shame - changed all the bits of kit, but no improvement. The sound is delivered by a cheap earpiece with very limited dynamic range; the radio reception so poor that the sound is distorted if not right next to the guide, and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Eric_the_Bish
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Our tour guide was very good, but we spent much of the time navigating though and around the crowds, which meant less time to actual admire the treasures in the museum. Every room and area was a bit rushed and the tour covered only a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tom42532
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We had reserved online and decided to upgrade our tickets to include ‘skip the line’ and have a tour guide. Best decision ever, our tour guide was Alma Ndoi and she was extremely knowledgeable, very articulate and even humourous. She made the wait time and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My partner and I went to see the Vatican so so much beautiful painting s and tapestry so much hard labour beautifully done it is so beautiful the Vatican and Sistine Chapel.-

Date of experience: October 2018
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6 June 2018|
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Response from Hobblingchef |
Thanks everyone. All sorted and booked now with city tours . Your help much appreciated. To the next one whenever...anyone sort Brexit out?? Just joking
29 May 2018|
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Response from M W | Reviewed this property |
Viator - make sure you look at the important information tab it will tell you things like - don't go on Wednesday, shoulders and knees must be covered. It is reliable the staff are helpful if you need to confirm anything... More
19 March 2018|
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Response from Retiredrn365 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but its,ALWAYS so crowded, I'd bring a carrier