Skip the long lines to some of the greatest monuments in the world on a 3-hour guided tour of the Vatican City before regular opening hours. Enjoy the intimacy of a small group and the knowledge of an art historian guide.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
- COVID-19 precautions
- Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
- Mobile ticketing
- Use your phone or print your voucher
- Duration 3 hours
- Check availability to see starting times.
- Skip the ticket line
- Instant confirmation
- Live tour guide
- Visit Vatican City on an early morning, VIP skip-the-line tour
- Listen to commentary on your audio headphones
- See works of art by Michelangelo and many others
- Skip-the-line tickets
- Admission fees
- Professional art historian guide
- Small-group walking tour
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Food and drinks
- Wheelchair users
Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed
- The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
- Customers are required to bring and wear masks
- Customers must fill out a travel information form
- Customers will get a mandatory temperature check
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What to bring
- Passport or ID card
- Student card
- Short skirts
- Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
- Students booking a reduced ticket must show valid photo ID to be allowed into the monument.
- Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women to enter the Sistine Chapel.
- Children under 6 may join the tour for free.