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Escorted Skip-the-Line Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Entrance Tickets

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Skip the line for the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Get in to visit the second largest Museum in the world with the most beautiful highlights and to admire Michelangelo greatest paintings on your own. Includes entrance tickets and fees. This is a self-guided experience, which allows you to experience each museum at your own pace.
  • Priority access tickets to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
  • Maximize time spent in Rome with skip-the-line access
  • Explore at your own pace during a self-guided tour
  • See Michelangelo’s masterpieces in the Sistine Chapel
What to Expect
Explore the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel at your own pace with a priority access entrance ticket. Skip the lines and enter the Vatican Museums to see its extensive Roman and Etruscan collections, apartments decorated by Raphael, and the Gallery of Maps. Visit the iconic Sistine Chapel, known for two of Michelangelo’s masterpieces: the ceiling, depicting scenes from the Old Testament, and the wall behind the altar. The chapel also features frescoes by Botticelli and Ghirlandaio. Set out on a self-guided tour with this skip-the-line ticket.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Via Germanico, 16, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Live guide/Guided Tour
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected 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
  • Not stroller accessible
  • SKIP THE LINE policy: Please be aware that entering the Vatican Museums means leaving Rome and going to a different State. During high seasons the Vatican welcomes more than 30.000 visitors per day! "Skipping the lines" means that we pay an additional reservation fee on top of the ticket price and prebook a privileged entrance for our groups; we always enter before the non-reservation line. We do not have any control of how the Vatican is organised therefore it is out of our hands if there is an unexpected wait.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Entry is free for World Tourism Day (September 27). The rates provided already reflect this discount.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This guided tour was worth every last Euro. Initially we booked the guided tour and skip-the-line for the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel. When we got to the office to check-in, the attendant offered us a €15 upgrade per person to skip-the-line into St....More

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Reviewed yesterday

We originally purchased skip the line tickets only. Thankfully our tour check in staff suggested that for a little extra we could have a guided tour experience which, amongst other things, would navigate us through the Vatican and it’s crowds. Taking up the guided tour...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TravellersIV
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our guide Gabriel gave us an amazing tour of the Vatican museum and Sistine chapel. Incredible considering the crowd, we were able to move without missing a thing. It was easy to book online and skip the queues, office was easy to find and close...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DJT420
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very gold tor of the Vatican got in 2 h to see the Museum and the Chapel. Best guide for English language.

Thank Mircix81
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beware of the web site Vatican Museum Tickets because this is not the official website for the Vatican. I forfeited my ticket because I was 15 minutes late but they had not yet paid for the ticketsMore

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Peter S
mayaTours, Guest Relations Manager at Maya Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Peter, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We're sorry you did not feel that we were not trying to help. The fact is that you were late than the scheduled time of your trip. Tickets for the Vatican Museums (as well as...More

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Lindsay E
9 June 2019|
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Response from zumbac2018 | Reviewed this property |
As I understand Christina was the only American guide. When you arrive in Rome go to the Maya office & make a request for her (“la americana”). We did not purchase our tickets in advance. We were there in March & a... More
24 December 2018|
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Response from Paradise721334 | Reviewed this property |
It's not included but the end of the tour drops you right in front so there was next to no line to get in. You're already past security.
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