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Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica

From US$79.40
Highlights
  • Save a ton of time by skipping the long entrance lines at the Vatican
  • Explore exhibits with a guide who knows how to pack the most into your visit 
  • Listen to commentary with ease through a provided headset 
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Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica
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Tour in French at 2:00pm
Tour option including a 3.5-hour guided tour in French and admission fee. Please arrive at 1:45pm to start the tour at 2:00pm.
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Tour in German at 8:45am
Tour option including a 3.5-hour guided tour in German and admission fee. Please arrive at 8:30am to start the tour at 8:45am.
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Tour in English at 1:45pm
Tour option including a 3.5-hour guided tour and admission fee. Please arrive at 1:30pm to start the tour at 1:45pm.
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Overview
Get a skip-the-line admission ticket to the Vatican Museums on a tour that includes access to St. Peters Basilica via a special entrance. Exploring the Sistine Chapel and Raphael's Rooms with a guide reveals information crucial to understanding the context of the museum, and wearing a headset allows you to listen with ease. Opt for early morning time slots to explore without the crowds.
What to Expect
Meet for this skip-the-line Vatican Museums tour at the designated location at your chosen time. 

Once your guide takes you over to the Vatican, skip the entrance lines, and head right inside. Your skip-the-line admission ticket is included in the price of this guided tour.

Your guide takes you through the museum to the most interesting exhibits. Head to the Maps Gallery, Tapestries Gallery, the Raphael Rooms, and the Sistine Chapel. Hear fun facts as you go from your guide that you may not have picked up if exploring on your own.

Afterward, continue on and follow your guide to the special entrance from the Sistine Chapel to St. Peters Basilica. Admire works of art from Michelangelo and Bernini before you bid your guide farewell. 

Your Vatican guided tour ends in St. Peter's Square.
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Best way to see the Vatican museums

By booking direct with the Vatican you get rapid access without having to pay large surccharges. The system works very well, the only only delay is due to security. Once in the crwods soon dissipate except in the Sistine chapel which has always been very...More

Thank BobS26_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Worth booking a tour and fast track

If you are planning on visiting then it’s worth while booking tickets in advance and having a guide. We wouldn’t have been able to see and learn so much on our own. It’s such a busy place that you would miss loads by following everyone...More

Thank WilsonWestYorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing personal tour

We were lucky enough to be the only 4 English speakers in our group, so my friends and I felt as if we had our own personal tour with Stefania. She was extremely knowledgeable and very friendly. Meeting point was also easy to find. I...More

Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
An excellent tour

The meeting point was convenient and obvious. Our guide, Elizabeth was very knowledgeable and gave us just the right amount of information to keep us interested on a very crowded tour of the Vatican which would have been impossible to navigate without her guidance. There...More

Thank yayyay1951
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Remarkable, unforgettable and memorable tour which is a must.

This tour was taken on March 5, 2018 at 8:45 a.m. Our tour guide was Joanna S. from Rome Your Way Tours. This tour was remarkable, unforgettable and memorable thanks to our great guide, Joanna S. who, per my opinion, is a dream guide. I...More

Thank shmulovichs
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