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Vatican Museum, St. Peter's, Sistine Chapel Skip-the-Line Tour

Highlights
  • Don’t get overwhelmed by the vast collection: Go straight to the highlights
  • Opt for an art historian guide to get a quick, in-depth tour
  • Save precious vacation time with skip-the-line admission
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Skip the Line: Vatican Museum St Peter's Basilica and Sistine Chapel Tour
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Vatican 10:00am-ENGMost Popular
Enjoy the highlights of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel with English-speaking guide. Privilege entrance to St. Peter's Basilica.
US$59.79
Vatican 01:30pm - ENG
Enjoy the highlights of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel with English-speaking guide. Privilege entrance to St. Peter's Basilica.
US$59.79
Vatican 10:45am - FR
Enjoy the highlights of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel with French -speaking guide. Privilege entrance to St. Peter's Basilica
US$59.79
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Overview
The Vatican Museums contain a vast art collection roughly nine miles long spread over 1400 rooms. It’s impossible to see all of the collection in one day. With this tour, make the most out of your visit by seeing some of the Vatican’s best highlights—including the Sistine Chapel and Raphael Rooms—in a few hours. Plus, you’ll save time by getting skip-the-line admission to the main entrance and St. Peter’s Basilica.
What to Expect
Make your way to the Maya Tours office on via Germanico, where you’ll meet your guide. From here, take a 5-minute walk to the entrance of the Vatican Museums.

With this tour, you’ll gain priority admission to the Vatican Museums and have the option of exploring with an art historian guide.

Visit can’t-miss highlights like the Sistine Chapel while making about eight other stops at locations including the Gallery of the Muses, Raphael Rooms, and Gallery of the Maps. It’s a great way to orient yourself and see some of the Vatican’s top highlights in a matter of a few hours.

After making your way through the galleries, make your last stop at St. Peter’s Basilica. Take advantage of direct entry into the basilica, explore on your own, and finish the tour here.
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Reviewed today
Highly recommended!

Great tour with lots of detail about the Vatican museums, St Peter's and the Sistine Chapel. I think our tour guide, Grant, made it for us though. He made it interesting and had a great sense of humour. It was well worth buying this ticket,...More

Thank cjrx
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Fun & Informative Tour

Our guide Grant gave a fantastic tour! We were part of a medium sized group and he made a point of speaking to each member of the group. Grant has an excellent sense of humour, and an obvious love of the subject matter which made...More

Thank Madelene A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Useful info about the tour

We went to Vatican City today and turned up without having booked anything. Firstly, when you arrive in front of St. Peters you will be pounced on by tour operators. They will tell you they work for the Vatican etc and that they are providing...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 days ago
Bad experience,

Took this tour September 18th in the afternoon. The reason we bought it was “skip the LINE and max 20 people in the group” we were at least 50 in this group!!! We waited about one hour before entering and Í fully agree with the...More

Thank Ragnhildur G
Reviewed 5 days ago
Vatican tour, Grant

The Vatican tour was excellent,and was made so much better by our guide ,Grant. He had great knowledge of the Vatican as well as the artists and there rivalries but also had a wonderful sense of humour.He made the tour so much more enjoyable than...More

Thank Lukeyboy7
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