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

Vatican City: Art and History as Never Before Tour

Product ID: 194801
Take an immersive, in depth tour of the Vatican City, exploring the Vatican museum, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore St. Peter's Basilica
  • Visit the Pinacoteca Art Gallery
  • See the amazing Sistine Chapel ceiling
  • Glimpse inside the Raphael Rooms
Full description
Skip the lines with this special tour of the Vatican. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking art and history of the Sistine Chapel. Marvel at the great works of Michelangelo, getting an up-close look at his most ground breaking masterpieces. Go on a journey through the geniuses of the Renaissance who changed the face of Rome five centuries ago. Learn about the treasures of the Art Gallery, a treat most tourists never get to experience. Delve into the Athens School as you wander through the frescoes in Raphael's Rooms and admire The Transfiguration, the artist’s last work before his untimely death. Skip all the queues and arrive at St. Peter’s Basilica and witness the long history of the Christian faith, be moved by Michelangelo’s Pietà, the works of Bernini and other masterpieces. This is a unique and enriching experience not to be missed.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Professional guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages
  • Transportation
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Flower stand on the corner of Via Candia & Via Leone IV

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable walking shoes
• For women, it is required to cover your knees and shoulders while in St. Peter's Basilica
• Do not bring a large bag
• Wheelchairs have a separate route and can only be taken as a private tour, please notify of your travel requirements upon booking
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 1 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
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It was a wonderful tour and our guide was amazing

The Vatican was breath taking but when you add our guide it made it a once in a life time experience.

May 19, 2019

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Through Eternity

Product ID: 194801