Vatican: Museums, Sistine Chapel, & Basilica or Rafael Rooms

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Take a guided tour of the Vatican City and discover the Vatican Museums, walk inside the Sistine Chapel, see the glorious work of Michelangelo and take a trip to St Peter's Basilica.

Highlights

  • Discover the treasures of the Vatican Museums with a professional art historian
  • Admire the Michelangelo's famous works
  • Explore the Sistine Chapel
  • Visit the biggest church of the world
  • Take a picture of the the Michelangelo's Pietà

Description

Explore the Vatican City with a guided tour led by a professional art historian. Discover the treasures of the Vatican Museums, admire the stunning Sistine Chapel, and visit the world's heart of Christianity at St. Peter's Basilica. Start your day of sightseeing by meeting your tour guide and your driver at the pre-arranged meeting point. First, enjoy the luxury of skip-the-ticket-line access. Enter the Vatican and start your tour with a visit to the Vatican Museum, a true spectacle for everyone who visits. Your tour itinerary through the museum is specialized to focus on the most important parts of the site. The museum is full of art masterpieces, created by Europe's most famous artists throughout the centuries. Your guide will explain every detail of this place. Next, visit the Sistine Chapel. Once inside, marvel at Michelangelo's masterpiece on the ceiling depicting the last judgment. Admire the religious site's other incredible frescoes by many Florentine Renaissance masters. Finish your tour in St. Peter's Square, where your guide will provide all the necessary explanations before you visit St. Peter's Basilica on your own. Admire the Pietà by Michelangelo and the St. Peter's Baldachin by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

Includes

Skip-the-line entry Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel guided tour St. Peter's Basilica guided tour All tickets and fees If St. Peter's Basilica is closed, the Rafael Rooms will be visited instead St. Peter's Basilica tour is not guaranteed

Important Information

  • Physical or electronic copies of your ID will be accepted. A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No short shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may be refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements. The tour is not wheelchair accessibile and no wheelchair are allowed even foldable ones. St. Peter's Basilica may be closed last minute for private services. Tours starting from 14:30 will not include St. Peter's visit because the church will be closed; these tours will have a guided tour of the Rafael Rooms instead. Small-Group tours are made up of max 12 visitors. Group tours are made up of max 20 visitors

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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