Rome: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel Tour w/ Basilica Entry

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Experience the Vatican's rich history and breathtaking art at a leisurely pace with an intimate group tour. Enjoy skip-the-line tickets, and learn about the history and art from your guide.

Highlights

  • Enjoy the Vatican visit with an expert, knowledgeable and entertaining guide
  • Join our group tour for an immersive journey through the heart of the Vatican
  • See the beauty of the Sistine Chapel with your own eyes
  • Experience the genius of the Renaissance in Raphael's Rooms
  • Take in the accuracy of the work in the Gallery of Maps

Description

Begin your exploration in the Vatican's heart, where your guide leads a small, intimate group on a comprehensive journey through its rich history and stunning art. This tour is crafted for those eager to delve deeper, offering a highly interactive and personalized experience. Start with the Vatican Museums under the guidance of expert leaders, where the Pio Clementino Museum awaits with its classical sculptures, including the mesmerizing Laocoön. Navigate through the Gallery of Candelabra, illuminated by ancient, intricate lamps. Marvel at the Gallery of Maps, showcasing topographic precision that rivals modern maps. The Gallery of Tapestries will captivate you with its detailed artworks, and Raphael's Rooms reveal the Renaissance's brilliance. Your voyage culminates in the Sistine Chapel, where Michelangelo's frescoes provide a moment of unparalleled beauty and reflection. Throughout your tour, your guide uncovers the stories behind these iconic sites, breathing life into the cultural treasures that have influenced the world. Note, on Wednesday mornings, the Basilica is not featured due to the Pope's public audience.

Includes

Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel skip-the-line tickets St. Peter's Basilica skip-the-line entrance Live tour guide Headsets for more than 6 participants

Important Information

  • Due to occasional religious events, St. Peter's Basilica may remain closed without prior notice
  • Entrance tickets are time-sensitive, therefore punctuality is of the utmost importance • Mandatory dress code in holy places: knees and shoulders must be covered, otherwise access will not be granted • A passport or photo ID may be required for security checks

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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