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

Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Tour including Papal Tombs

Product ID: 131925
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Skip the long lines to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter’s Basilica and spend more time gazing in awe at masterpieces of art and architecture from the papal collections. Visit the Papal Tombs to complete your experience at the Vatican city.
About this activity
Duration 3.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Skip the long lines to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica
  • Enjoy more time to look at some of the greatest works of art in Italy
  • See masterpieces by Raphael, Michelangelo and many others
  • View the final resting place of many popes and royals in the Papal Tombs
Full description
Discover masterpieces of art from the papal collection of statues and paintings by some of the world’s most distinguished artists in the Vatican Museums. Follow a guide in your selected language to areas of the museum, such as the Raphael Rooms (available only during the 8:30 AM tours) and Gallery of Tapestries.

Marvel at historic maps by ancient cartographers in the Gallery of Maps, and enter the Sistine Chapel to contemplate the glory of Michelangelo’s acclaimed masterpiece of "The Last Judgment."

Then, experience the magnificent interior of St. Peter’s Basilica with a fast track entrance ticket and see Michelangelo's stunning "La Pieta."

Complete your visit by viewing the Papal Tombs down from the transept.
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Vatican Museums
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Sistine Chapel
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket to St. Peter's Basilica
  • Guide
  • Headsets
  • Free Wi-Fi at the meeting point
  • Bathroom access
  • Recharging station for your mobile devices
  • Guided tour of Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, and Papal Tombs
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Entrance ticket and visit to the dome of St. Peter's Basilica

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Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that St. Peter's Basilica is closed at Easter, on December 24 and 31 and other religious holidays, and every Wednesday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. During these times, the tour will be offered in other parts of the Vatican Museums
• On rare occasions, St. Peter’s Basilica is subject to closure without notice. If this happens, you'll spend a full time the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. No refund will be offered
• There is a strict dress code at Vatican attractions: shoulders and knees must be covered at all times. You may be refused entry if you do not comply
• Regrettably, this tour is not wheelchair accessible
• Please note that there is free entry on September 27 (World Tourism Day). All prices displayed for that date reflect this discount but include entry fees on other days
• The Raphael Rooms are only available on the 8:30 AM English and German tours, at 9:30 AM on the Spanish tour and at 10:00 AM on the French tour
• Tour is 3-3.5 hours long
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From US$ 59.32 US$ 47.46 per person

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Product ID: 131925