Private tour: Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica

Tour guide explaining Sistine chapel

You will be picked up from your hotel and can visit the Vatican with tickets without queuing. Your private tour guide will show you all the details.

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You will be picked up from your hotel and can visit the Vatican with tickets without queuing. Your private tour guide will show you all the details.

The facts


  • Language: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Portuguese
  • Participants: 2 - 8
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • private (no other participants)
  • mobile voucher is accepted
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Your experience


  • Avoid long waits and see world famous wonders like Michelangelo's frescoes in the Sistine Chapel
  • Enjoy the panoramic view of the Vatican Gardens and start your journey through the Vatican Museums to the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica
  • Your private guide will be at your disposal and will follow the pace you wish


On this tailor-made tour of the Vatican Museums you will enjoy a free pick-up service from your accommodation by one of our experienced English-speaking drivers You will be taken to the usually crowded museum entrance where you will meet your private tour guide. With your "Skip the Line" ticket you can pass the queue directly to the security checkpoint.

The tour begins on a beautiful panoramic terrace, which offers a breathtaking view of the dome of St. Peter's Basilica. This is the perfect place to take a great photo!

The guide will then take you through all the highlights of the museums, including masterpieces and artefacts from different cultures and civilizations. You enter the Pio Clementine Museum, famous for its ancient Greek statues such as the Laocoon group. You will then marvel at the huge tapestry room and then enter the Sistine Chapel through the painted maps room. The influence of the chapel on history, religion and fine arts is unique in the world

After visiting the Sistine Chapel, through a special door accessible only with a licensed guide, you will reach the largest Catholic Church in the world, St. Peter's Basilica

Here are Michelangelo's sculpture "Pieta" and the tombs of the popes, including those of Saint John Paul II and Saint Peter.
The tour ends at St. Peter's Square, where you can admire the Bernini Colonnade and the impressive façade of the Basilica

For those interested in buying religious items or official Vatican products, the guide will take you to the official Vatican shop and finally show you the nearest taxi station or subway.

Please note

Additional information

This tour is suitable for wheelchair users. Please indicate if a wheelchair is required

Children under 6 years are free of charge

The following dress code applies for admission: No shorts or sleeveless tops. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women.

Included in the price

  • - Ticket "No queue"
  • - Licensed tour guide
  • - Pick up from the hotel with a luxury vehicle
  • - Audio headsets to listen to your tour guide
  • - Free water
  • - Tips
  • - Transfer back to the accommodation

Meeting point

Pickup in your hotel lobby. Please indicate the name and address of the accommodation when making your reservation.

Cancellation Conditions

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

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