Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Skip-the-Ticket-Line Tour

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Take a guided tour of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel. Enter through an exclusive privileged entry for Vatican Museums partners.


  • Be guided by a professional through Papal treasures of the Vatican Museums
  • Join a group of 20 people maximum
  • Learn about the Sistine Chapel and admire it's 'Creation of Adam'
  • See the Raphael Rooms and learn about the School of Athens


Take a 3-hour guided tour of the holiest site in Christendom on a guided walking tour of the Vatican Museums including a comprehensive visit to the Sistine Chapel. With exclusive skip-the-ticket-line access through the Vatican Museums partners' entrance, save the long wait in the lines that usually form outside one of the world’s most popular attractions. Considered one of the most important places in the history of human civilization, start your tour at the museum to see the important collections of art that various popes have acquired throughout the centuries. Look out for renowned sculptures and masterpieces of Renaissance art. Feel the weight of history and get a sense of the sacred as you spy paintings by Raphael, Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Caravaggio and Michelangelo, including his masterwork in the Sistine Chapel.


Hotel pickup (depending on option selected) Vatican Museums entrance ticket Priority entrance for the Sistine Chapel Group guided tour Exclusive partner entrance access Official Vatican Museums headsets Visit to Raphael Rooms

Important Information

  • All visitors must pass through airport-style security. During high season, the wait at security may be up to 30 minutes In high season, the time allowed inside the Sistine Chapel could be limited by the Vatican Museums security staff This tour visits religious sites, and there is a dress code to be observed. Visitors must be dressed appropriately: no sleeveless blouses, no miniskirts, no shorts and no hats are allowed No umbrellas, trolleys, baby strollers, large bags, or tripods will be allowed into the Museums Please keep in mind that a short walk (500 meters) is needed from the meeting point to the Museums Entrance Please be on time, as latecomers cannot be accommodated For the issuance of Vatican Museums tickets, providing a first name and surname is mandatory. Without this information, the ticket cannot be issued. It is also mandatory to bring your passport on the day of the tour.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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