Rome: Vatican, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica Tour

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Skip the ticket lines to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica. Gaze in awe at masterpieces of architecture and art from the papal collections. Visit Michelangelo's La Pietà.

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Highlights

  • Witness the treasures of the Vatican City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Skip the line to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica
  • Enrich your experience with an expert guide in your chosen language
  • Marvel at masterpieces by Michelangelo, Raphael, Caravaggio, and many more
  • Benefit from fast-track entrance access to make the most of your day

Description

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Vatican City on a guided tour of all of its most important treasures. Discover the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter’s Basilica with fast-track entrance access to make the most of your day. Begin your experience by discovering masterpieces of art in the Vatican Museums by some of the world’s most distinguished artists. Follow a guide in your chosen language to the most important areas of the museum, including the Gallery of Maps and Gallery of Tapestries. Enter the Sistine Chapel to contemplate the glory of Michelangelo’s acclaimed masterpiece, “The Last Judgment”, one of the most famous pieces of art ever made. Then, experience the magnificent interior of St. Peter’s Basilica with fast-track entrance. Be awed by one of the holiest sites in the world and admire Michelangelo’s stunning “La Pieta”.

Includes

Skip-the-ticket-line entry to the Vatican Museums Skip-the-ticket-line entry to the Sistine Chapel Guide Headsets Wi-Fi at the meeting point Recharging station for your mobile devices Guided tour of Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica St. Peter's Basilica entry is optional

Important Information

  • • All visitors must pass through airport-style security. During high season the wait may be up to 30 minutes
  • Please note that St. Peter's Basilica is closed at Easter, on December 24 and 31 and other religious holidays, and every Wednesday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. During these times, the tour will be offered in other parts of the Vatican Museums, including the Raphael Rooms
  • On rare occasions, St. Peter’s Basilica is subject to closure without notice. If this happens, you'll spend the full amount of time in the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. No refund will be offered • On rare occasions, Papal tombs are subject to closure without notice. No refund will be offered
  • Shoulders and knees must be covered at all times. You may be refused entry if you do not comply
  • Individuals with disabilities or special health needs must note it when booking
  • Entry to St. Peter's Basilica is free, however visiting the dome costs extra

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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