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Best of Vatican Skip-the-Line Tour

  • Skip-the-line entry to the Vatican Museums
  • Maximize time spent in the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Navigate the Vatican Museums with the help of a guide
Best of Vatican Skip-the-Line Tour
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Skip-the-line at the entrance to the Vatican Museums with this guided tour. Entry fees to the Sistine Chapel, home to Michelangelo’s famous frescoes, and St. Peter’s Basilica are included. Avoid the hassle of navigating this large museum with the help of a guide.
What to Expect
Meet your guide across from the Vatican Museums, at the front of Caffe Vaticano.
Enjoy skip-the-line access with your group of 26 people or less into the museums but please note that a dress code is required to enter places of worship; knees and shoulders must be covered (no shorts or sleeveless tops allowed).
Follow your guide to the best of the Vatican Museums, including the Raphael Rooms, Michelangelo’s frescoes in the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica. This tour includes narration from your guide about the museum’s history and art.
Reviews (17)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 2 December 2018
Vatican, Colosseum, Palatine Hill & Roman Forum tours

We did the Vatican Tour yesterday and the Colosseum, Palatine Hill & Roman Forum tour the day before. We were fortunate enough to have the same guide - Giulio - for both tours. He is fabulous, really knows his history, and is very passionate about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile
Highly recommend!

We had an excellent tour with Fabio today. He was knowledgeable, fun and engaging. The tour was over three hours and was at the perfect level of detail for our family. Do be advised that it was incredibly crowded and hot during the tour (not...More

1  Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 1 March 2018
Vatican tour with Fi!

Fi is an amazing guide, and even our ten year old daughter was mesmerized throughout hours of the fabulous tour through the museum and St Peters. As we are Norwegians and our daughter is still rather unexperienced when it comes to processing information in English,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank OrnulvHolte
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile
Vatican Tour

A fantastic tour with a really fantastic guild Fi she was enthusiastic and interesting and even though we couldn’t get into the church she extended the tour around the picture gallery and St Peter’s square

Thank jackiewhall
Reviewed 4 December 2017
Don't miss this tour

Diego, our guide, made this tour the highlight of our Rome vacation. His commentary was relevant and informative, seemingly endless knowledge of the artwork, tapestries, Christian and pagan history. He thoroughly regaled us with stories and historic details of the papacy, including timelines of concurrent...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 605clayton
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Scott B
9 May 2018|
Response from jackiewhall | Reviewed this property |
It was about 3 and a half hours however we went when it had snowed so we had to miss out on St Peters Basilica as you where unable to enter it from the Vatican at that time