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  1. Italy
  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Vatican City

Skip the Line: Vatican Museums Private Tour

Product ID: 72347
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Skip the long lines for the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica, and enjoy direct entrance with a private tour guide.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Arabic
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy privileged entrance to the museums
  • Have your own personal tour guide, licensed by the Vatican
  • See the best of the Vatican Museums
  • Explore Michelangelo’s world famous masterpiece, the Sistine Chapel
  • Follow your private guide inside St. Peter’s Basilica through a special entrance
Full description
The Vatican Museums, with more than 1400 galleries, is one of the most important and largest art collections in the world. They house a variety of superb galleries, excellent Roman and Etruscan collections and plenty more.

See the Sistine Chapel through the eyes of an experienced tour guide, officially licensed by the Vatican. With this exclusive private tour, it will just be you and your own guide. This gives you the chance to ask questions and make special requests about what to see.

Learn about the fascinating history of the Vatican, from its creation to its modern status as the world’s smallest state. See the highlights, admire the most important galleries in the museums and absorb the explanations inside St. Peter’s Basilica.
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the Vatican Museums
  • Skip-the-line entrance to St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Personal tour guide, licensed by the Vatican
  • Entrance fee
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Maya Tours Office, via germanico 16

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Adult pricing applies to all participants
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• The tour is not wheelchair accessible
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 3 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

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Maya tours

Product ID: 72347