Rome: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel Tour & Basilica Entry

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Immerse yourself in some of the world’s most historic artworks on a guided tour of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Visit the Gallery of the Maps, marvel at the frescoes in the Sistine Chapel, and more.


  • Inspire your artistic side by spending the day exploring historic artworks
  • Discover the art collection of the Vatican Museum with an art historian guide
  • Learn all about Michelangelo's masterpiece inside the Sistine Chapel
  • Admire Michelangelo's famous The Last Judgement
  • See the Gallery of the Maps, the Gallery of the Candelabra, and more


Discover the art collection inside the Vatican Museums on a tour with an art historian guide, with an optional entry to Castle Gandolfo. Walk through the galleries and admire masterpieces by Michelangelo inside the Sistine Chapel.  Meet your guide, an art historian who will tell you all about the masterpieces you will be encountering. Hear fascinating facts and stories as you visit the Gallery of the Maps, the Gallery of the Tapestries, and the Gallery of the Candelabra. Round off the tour with by encountering the marvels of the Sistine Chapel, complete with frescoes by Michelangelo. Be awed by coming face-to-face with Michelangelo’s most famous artwork: The Last Judgement. You can also make the most of your experience by selecting the option of an additional entry ticket to the Castle Gandolfo and St. Peter's Basilica which you can visit at your own pace without the guide.


Live guide Headsets (for groups of more than 6 people) Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel skip-the-line entry tickets Castel Gandolfo skip-the-line entry tickets (if option selected)

Important Information

  • In peak season, due to the high number of visitors, it might take extra time to go through the security check and to collect the Vatican headsets which are compulsory All visitors must cover their shoulders and knees to access the Sistine Chapel Disabled visitors and a companion are offered free entry at the Vatican Museums. To benefit from this, mention it at the time of booking so that staff may handle your request. There is no access to St. Peter's Basilica on tours after 2:30 PM, on Wednesdays, and on closing days set by the Vatican. Meeting time is subject to change you can receive a call or message from the activity provider. Please notify your correct phone number and country code The activity provider is not responsible for any special closing of the passage from the Sistine Chapel and that, if you don't get to enter the Basilica from the passage, they won't be able to give you any refund, since the entrance is free

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