Private tour

Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel: Private Tour with Pickup

Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel: Private Tour with Pickup

From $263.42 per person

Enjoy a private tour of the Vatican Museums, with pickup from your hotel included. Avoid waiting in line with a skip-the-line admission ticket.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration options: 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, Russian, German, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pickup locations vary. More information will be provided at checkout.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Includes

  • Vatican Museums private tour
  • Access to Vatican Museums
  • Access to Sistine Chapel
  • Live tour guide
  • Pickup and transport to activity: Private van
  • Headset to hear the guide better
    Highlights
    • Explore the Vatican on a private tour
    • Enjoy skip-the-line tickets to avoid long wait times
    • Visit the highlights of the museum with a professional guide
    • See world-renowned sights like the Hall of the Tapestries
    • Enjoy a one-way transfer by luxury vehicle
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    COVID-19 Update

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    Your tour to the Vatican Museums will begin with pickup from your accommodation by an English-speaking driver. You will then be taken to the museum entrance, where you will meet you private tour guide who will provide you with a skip-the-line ticket. The tour will begin on the panoramic terrace that offers a stunning view of St. Peter's Dome and the Vatican gardens. Your guide will then walk you through all the highlights of the museums, which include masterpieces and artifacts from different cultures and civilizations. Visit the Pio Clementine Museum, gasping at the length of the enormous Tapestry Hall, and then pass through the Hall of the Painted Maps. Next, enter the Sistine Chapel through a special door available only if accompanied by a licensed tour guide. Hear all about this famous chapel, whose impact on history, religion and the visual arts has no equal in the world. The tour ends in St. Peter's Square, where you will be able to admire Bernini's colonnade and the stunning façade of the basilica. At last, for those interested in purchasing religious articles or official Vatican products, the tour guide will take you to the official Vatican gift store and eventually show you the nearest taxi station or subway.

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    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Shorts
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Short skirts
    • Sleeveless shirts
    • Selfie sticks
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    Overall rating

    5 / 5

    based on 2 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5.0/5
    • Transportation
      5.0/5
    • Value for money
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