What To Expect
Take a fascinating tour around Rome and discover its finest works of art! Enjoy a relaxing afternoon tour by skipping long entrance lines. With a professional guide, browse through one of the most important art collections in the world, admire the famous Sistine Chapel and get an exclusive access to St. Peter's Basilica.
Start your tour at Vatican Museums and have fun browsing through its impressive, spectacular art collection. Check out the Gallery of Tapestries, a 75 meter long gallery exhibiting tapestries from two different periods and manufacturers. Admire the Gallery of Geographical Maps displaying a series of Italy's map based on drawings by Ignazio Danti. Learn Interesting facts about the remarkable artworks collected by the popes throughout the centuries.
Continue to one of the greatest masterpieces of all time, Sistine Chapel. Take in the enchanting work of art giving you a priceless memory to cherish. Famous for Michelangelo's frescoes, appreciate Sistine Chapel's powerful exterior as well as its extraordinary interiors.
Then, head towards St. Peter's Basilica, one of the largest churches in the world. See one of the holiest Catholic shrines recognized as the greatest of all churches of Christendom. Designed by Italy's greatest architects, St. Peter's Basilica is deemed as the most remarkable work Renaissance architecture.
April to October
08:30, 14:30 - English, Spanish and German (Monolingual Tour)
08:30, 14:30 - French and Portuguese (Bilingual Tour)
11:00 - English only
November to March
08:30 - English, Spanish and German; French (only on Saturdays)
14:30 - English, Spanish and Italian
Pick-up from hotels in Rome city center (depending on option selected)
Skip the line admission to Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
St. Peter's Basilica visit*
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
Operating days may vary depending on religious holidays.
Children 2 years old and below are free of charge.
This tour is approximately 3 to 3.5 hours long.
*Visit inside St. Peter's Basilica will be replaced with the Vatican Library on Wednesdays.
Hotel pick-up may be up to an hour before departure time.
Dress appropriately. No low-cut, sleeveless clothing, mini skirts, shorts, and hats.
Bringing of stroller, bulky bags, or umbrellas is strictly forbidden.
*During the month of October 2016, the times of access to St. Peter's Basilica are subject to changes in time due to extraordinary events. St. Peter's Basilica tour will be substituted with a visit to the Vatican Apostolic Library.
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2 hours and 30 minutes