This early morning tour gives you an insight into the amazing galleries, art treasures, sculptures and much more. Enjoy this beautiful day.
Rating by Chris on 11. November 2018
Skip the queues and admire the Vatican Museums in front of the crowd.
Enjoy your guided tour through the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and the rooms of Raphael.
Get privileged access to St. Peter's Church.
Gain early access to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and Saint Peter’s Basilica an hour before opening hours. Get the chance to marvel at the museums’ impressive art collection, world-renowned frescoes inside the Sistine Chapel, and the Renaissance era art collections.
Meet your expert guide outside of the Vatican Museums, and then head inside before opening hours to avoid the queues and crowds. Listen to tales of the artists responsible for the incredible artwork inside the museums, and the stories and secrets of this holy district that dates back to the 5th Century.
Stroll through the most remarkable rooms inside the Vatican museums with the expert knowledge of your guide, including the Raphael Room, Gallery of Maps, and Sistine Chapel in an intimate and semi-private setting.
Without the queues or the crowds, gain special access with your guide to the world’s epicenter of Catholicism, history and art. Witness the breathtaking work of Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel, the holy interior of St. Peter’s Basilica, the Tombs of the Popes, and Bernini’s famed baldachin, the bronzed canopy over the tomb of St. Peter himself.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You can refuse entry if you do not comply with these clothing regulations. Before entering St. Peter's, there is a security check; please leave liquids and sharp objects at home. It is not allowed to bring medium or large luggage, umbrellas or poles (except those used for hiking). It is advisable to bring small bags and backpacks, these items can also be left free of charge in the Vatican's luggage office. It is forbidden to bring weapons or dangerous objects into the Vatican Museums. It is not possible to bring alcoholic beverages, it is also forbidden to eat or drink in the halls of the museums. Please note that entering the Vatican Museums means leaving Rome and moving to another state. In high season, the Vatican welcomes more than 30,000 visitors a day! "Without queuing" means that we pay an additional reservation fee in addition to the ticket price and receive preferential admission for our groups. We have no control over how the Vatican is organized, so it is out of our hands if there is an unexpected wait. Please also understand that the radios are the property of the Vatican. We are obliged to rent exclusively from them, so we have no quality control over them. If your headset does not have a high-quality sound, please let us know and we will arrange for a replacement.
• Skip-the-line ticket
• Headsets to hear the guide clearly
• Professional guided tour
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off
We meet at the Maya Tours office at Via Germanico n°16, 00192 Rome (the closest Metro stop is "Ottaviano").
Please bring your booking confirmation.
This deal can be cancelled for free up to one day before the date of the activity.
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