Skip the Line: Quality-Vatican Tour with Vatican Museums, Raphael’s Rooms, Sistine Chapel and St. Peters Basilica

Touristengruppe Vatikan
great

Very nice and competent guide.

Carsten Kravanja und Kathleen Rütz
good

Very good guidance, however, by the many other tour group very very full

Ines Krusche
great

Direct access without long waiting times.

KaViRa
great

Excellent leadership!

JS
great

Our guide was fanatical.

Florian W.
great

An absolute recommendation 👌👍👍👍

Thomas
great

I was very, very pleased.

Fra
great

Super leadership.

Daniela Sprünger
great

The tour was very interesting and entertaining and the three and a half hours flew by.

Yvonne
great

everything went without a hitch,punctual,very interesting,well organized

Walter

Individual, 3½ hour Vatican tour. Walk along the long queues accompanied by your German-speaking guide and save valuable time.

  • Customer review "great" (4.6)
  • More individuality: 18 participants maximum
from 71.50 $ per person
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Individual, 3½ hour Vatican tour. Walk along the long queues accompanied by your German-speaking guide and save valuable time.

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  • Language: English, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese
  • Participants: 2 - 18
  • Instant confirmation
  • public (with other participants)
  • mobile voucher is accepted
    Show your booking confirmation or voucher on your mobile phone or tablet. Alternatively, you can almost always also present your booking confirmation or voucher in paper form. You will receive further information in the booking confirmation.

Reviews for this offer

great

Very nice and competent guide. Excellent leadership with great expertise. Tips for your stay in Rome. Absolutely recommendable!

Carsten Kravanja und Kathleen Rütz
good

Very good guidance, however, by the many other tour group very very full

Ines Krusche
great

Direct access without long waiting times. Expert guidance.

great

Excellent leadership!

great

Our guide was fanatical. Besides a very informative guided tour through the Vatican, it was also a lively and entertaining tour. Very varied and every cent worth! I can only recommend this tour!

great

An absolute recommendation 👌👍👍👍

great

I was very, very pleased. The young woman was very competent and friendly!!!

great

Super leadership. Our guide was good at German and was very detailed in explaining the culture objects. The description of the meeting place was also easy to understand and find. I'd love to

Daniela Sprünger
great

The tour was very interesting and entertaining and the three and a half hours flew by. The background information and references to funny details told by our guide Chiara, e.g. the marble busts or the paintings in the Sistine Chapel, made the whole thing very entertaining and we took a lot of knowledge with us And in view of the many hundreds of metres long queue of visitors at the entrance, the guided tour alone is worth every cent!

great

everything went without a hitch,punctual,very interesting,well organized

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Your experience

Highlights

  • See the top highlights such as the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, Raphael Stamping and St. Peter's Basilica
  • Learn the most interesting stories and secrets of the Vatican from your local tour guide
  • Enjoy more individuality during the guided tour with a small group of maximum 18 participants

Description

The best way to explore the masterpieces at the Vatican is to take part of our 3.5-hour Vatican Walking Tour in a small group with a maximum of 18 participants including Raphael’s Rooms and St. Peter’s Basilica. Don’t waste your precious time on waiting in long lines (in high season up to 3/4 hours to buy your ticket ar the museum) but join our skip-the-line tour to safe your time and to enjoy your day admiring the masterpieces of the Vatican state with the precious help of a graduated, professional and expert guide.

Tour-Highlights:
• 3 ½ hours guided tour
• All admission fees
• Head sets to hear the guide clearly
• Raphael’s Rooms
• Tapestry Gallery
• Maps Gallery
• Candelabra Gallery
• Pio Clementine Museum
• Sistine Chapel
• St. Peter’s Basilica

Your tour begins at the Vatican Museums. The magnificent museum complex offers galleries, paintings, sculptures, frescoes, tapestries and classical antiquities of Roman, Greek and Egyptian origin.

Your professional guide will take you to visit the Raphael's Rooms, Pine Courtyard, the Gallery of the Maps, the Gallery of Tapestries, Pio Clementine Museum and the Gallery of the Candelabra. Then proceed inside the stunning Sistine Chapel where you can admire Michelangelo’s world famous frescos ‘The Last Judgment’ and ‘The Creation of Adam’. At the end of the tour your guide will take you to visit the largest church in Christendom, the St. Peter’s Basilica, and will introduce you there history of several art works such as Michelangelo’s famous ‘La Pietà’ sculpture, Bernini’s immense 'Baldachino' and much more! The tour will conclude at St. Peter's Square.

Do not leave Rome without visiting the famous Vatican Museums. Whether you're a novice or an art veteran our professional tour guides, with a degree in art history or in archeology, will provide you a detailed and memorable guided tour. The group will have at the maximum 18 people which guarantees personalized attention from your guide.

Please note

Additional information

Vatican tour on Wednesday mornings: St. Peter's Basilica might be closed for the public on Wedneday mornings due to the weekly Papal Audience. In this case you will have a 3.5-hour walking tour of Vatican Museums, the Raphael's Rooms and the Sistine Chapel.

A dress code is required: knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.

Please note that tours on the 24th and the 31st December might not include St. Peter's Basilica, as it might be closed for the public because of the Mass. Infant (0-5 years old): Free.

This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Included in the price

  • No line entrance ticket
  • Professional guide a degree in art history or in archeology
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Transfer

Meeting point

Meeting point is on the corner of Viale Giulio Cesare and Via Leone IV (opposite Burger King). Directions for the meeting point: Take Metro Line A to Ottaviano metro station. When you get out from the metro at Ottaviano station, take the second exit on the left and make a left. Please pass the newsstand you see outside the metro station, and keep on walking until you get to the corner of Via Leone IV. Please meet us 15 minutes before tour starts and bring your booking confirmation.

Cancellation Conditions

Cancellation Policy: This deal can be cancelled for free up to 48 hours before the tour departure time. Failing doing so, full charges will apply.

This deal can be cancelled for free up to 2 days before the date of the activity.

Opinions and Experiences

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2214 customer reviews 4.6 out of 5 stars - great
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Very nice and competent guide. Excellent leadership with great expertise. Tips for your stay in Rome. Absolutely recommendable!

Reply of the supplier on 02. December 2019

Grazie mille!

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Very good guidance, however, by the many other tour group very very full

Reply of the supplier on 04. December 2019

Vielen Dank, wir empfehlen Ihnen, Rom auch einmal in der Nebensaison zu besichtigen!

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Direct access without long waiting times. Expert guidance.

Reply of the supplier on 28. November 2019

Vielen Dank x Ihr Feedback!

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