Skip-The-Line Fast Access Vatican Museums Sistine Chapel & Private Expert Guide

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Taking a private tour is exactly what it sounds like: this is a fantastic option if you want a completely private, personal tour, with the expert licensed guide focused just on you. Of course, if you are a family or group of 4-6 people, it becomes more affordable.

Key to our private tour is a private...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Taking a private tour is exactly what it sounds like: this is a fantastic option if you want a completely private, personal tour, with the expert licensed guide focused just on you. Of course, if you are a family or group of 4-6 people, it becomes more affordable.

Key to our private tour is a private group tour. At last only your group it’s smaller than most other operators. Private groups mean you’ll to engage more with your guide, hear them more easily, ask as many questions you want and guarantee that you won’t lose them during busy periods!
Our small group Vatican Museum tours ensure that you get the best from your Vatican visit, seeing beyond world-famous masterpieces to appreciate the bigger picture.

3-Hour Walking Tour:
You will have different starting tour option or 9am or 2pm. 
This tour will be private.
It will include a private expert  licensed guide (available in English, Spanish, Portuguese).

You will meet your guide, with a sign with your name on, in front the Vatican Museums Entrance, close by the BAR "Caffè Vaticano" 
On "Viale Vaticano" road
How to reach the meeting point:
Metro Line A:
direction Battistini station, chose Ottaviano  or Cipro stations (about 10 minutes walking) 
Bus:
49, stop in the square in front of the Vatican Museums 
32, 81, 982, stop at Piazza del Risorgimento (about 10 minutes walking) 
492, 990, stop in Via Leone IV / Via degli Scipioni(about 5 minutes walking) 
Tram:
19, stop at Piazza del Risorgimento (about 10 minutes walking) 
Taxi:
Taxi rank in the square in front of the Vatican Museums 

Please meet the guide approximately 15-minutes in advance. 
Entrance is strictly limited so you must arrive early. 

If you will arrive late cannot be accommodated, so no refunds or discounts will be issued.

Your guide will live to St. Peter's Square

The 3 hours Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel will include some or all the below places (according with the time):
• Sistine Chapel
• Courtyard of Pigna; Octagonal Courtyard ; Pio Clementino Museum
• Gallery of Animals; Gallery of Muses; Rotonda Gallery
• Candelabra Gallery; Tapestry Museum
• Gallery of the Maps
• Rooms of Raffaello
• St. Peter's Basilica with St. Peter's square

St.Peter's Basilica could be subject to last-minute closures during special celebrations/festivities. If this occurs during your visit, you will spend more time inside either the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican Museums.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Sistine Chapel, Viale Vaticano, 00165 Vatican City Italy

Skip-The-Line Tickets included.

The Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope, in Vatican City.Tthe chapel takes its name from Pope Sixtus IV. Today, it is the site of the papal conclave, the process by which a new pope is selected. The fame of the Sistine Chapel lies mainly in the frescos that decorate the interior, most particularly the Sistine Chapel ceiling and The Last Judgment by Michelangelo

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Designed principally by Donato Bramante, Michelangelo, Carlo Maderno and Gian Lorenzo Bernini, St. Peter's is the most renowned work of Renaissance architecture and the largest church in the world.While it is neither the mother church of the Catholic Church nor the cathedral of the Diocese of Rome, St. Peter's is regarded as one of the holiest Catholic shrines. It has been described as "holding a unique position in the Christian world" and as "the greatest of all churches of Christendom".

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Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Skip-The-Line fast Access to St. Peter Basilica (when open)
  • Professional Private licensed tour Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Skip-The-Line Fast Access Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off: you'll get to the meeting point and back on your own
Departure Point
Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00165 Roma RM
Return Details
Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please meet the guide approximately 15-minutes in advance. Entrance is strictly limited so you must arrive early. If you will arrive late cannot be accommodated, so no refunds or discounts will be issued.
  • For all Customers under 18 years old booked for this tour, please provide, as to show to the tickets controls, the passports in original or scanned copy or Picture in Smartphone/Tablet as proof of identity for the benefit reductions of the tour and for tickets
  • If a reduced price for this Tour is reserved without the required documents the Clients will be asked to make payment of a full price balancing cash in Euro directly to the guide. We must do new full price tickets. The reduced tickets will not be refunded
  • On rare occasions, St Peter’s Basilica closes without notice. If this happens, you'll spend a full 3 hours touring to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. The tour guides will notify to you if St Peter’s Basilica is unexpectedly closed upon commencement of the tour. It is over our control, so no refunds or discounts will be issued.
  • Guided visits are not allowed inside St. Peter's on afternoon tours due to religious functions. In this case the tour guide will provide full commentary from the Basilica's churchyard, and you will visit inside the Basilica alone without guide.
  • Skip-The-Line tickets enables you to skip the long lines (in some cases up to two hours!) to enter the Vatican Museums, but all visitors must pass through metal detectors at the security check point.
  • Tours departing Wednesday: There is a possibility that St Peter's Basilica and St Peter's Square will be unavailable due to the weekly Papal Audience during which access to St Peter's Basilica is closed. As an alternative you will be offered an extended itinerary, 3 hours, within the Vatican Museums, which still includes the Sistine Chapel and Raphael's Rooms. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. If you would prefer that St Peter's Basilica and Square are included, please DO NOT select Wednesday as your travel date. We are unable to accommodate other entrance times
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and select museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Strongly we suggest do not have with you luggage, suitcases, rucksacks, packages and big containers, because before entering the exhibition spaces, visitors are required to leave in the cloakroom all luggage, suitcases, rucksacks, packages and containers not considered suitable by staff on account of their size or nature. It could be a proble to recollect them: you will exit from the opposit side of the entrance (about 30 minutes walking).
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.