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Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica provided by Rome Your Way Tours

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

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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.
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You'll start at
Viale Giulio Cesare, 241
Viale Giulio Cesare, 241, 00192 Roma RM, ItalyMeeting point is on the corner of Viale Giulio Cesare and Via Leone IV next to the flower stand. Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour starts. Please look for a tour leader with "Rome Your Way" sign.
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    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll end at
St. Peter's Basilica
Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican CityThe tour will conclude at St. Peter's Basilica
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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 
  • Gain special access to St. Peter’s Basilica by the door at the Sistine Chapel
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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Important Information
Departure Point
Viale Giulio Cesare, 241, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Skip the line access
  • Entrance fees
  • Head sets when needed
  • Small group tour with a maximum of 18 partecipants
  • Instant confirmation
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rams wrote a review Feb 2020
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The tour took place during the mid February and we were only 4 tourists in the tour. The tour guide informed us that this is an off season as we don't find many tourists. No headsets were provided as we were a smaller crowd and his explanation was not audible during the whole
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Sipreis wrote a review Jan 2020
Rio de Janeiro, RJ220 contributions37 helpful votes
The visit was wonderful, our guide was great. Super polite, friendly and communicative. Time passed quickly, he gave us a lesson on the Vatican. The visit was in Portuguese, if you can choose, the name is Nino
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Pameladic, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica
Responded 19 Jan 2020
hallo, thanks a lot for your beutiful words. we are pleased that you enjoythe tour withus and weare alsopleaseed to hera from you that our guide was great. We tryed to choose the best for our clients. Hope to see you again next time you will visit Rome. Thanks Barbara
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Mariedb wrote a review Nov 2019
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Our tour guide (elizabetta) was great very knowledgeable .... highly recommend this tour , fascinating place
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Pameladic, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica
Responded 26 Nov 2019
hallo , thanks a lot for your rewiev, we are very pleased to know that the tour was great and also the guide. we spend a lot on the research of professional and knowledgeable. Hope to see you again the next time you will come in Rome. Best regards Barbara
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Amy wrote a review Nov 2019
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Very informative tour. Elizabeth our guide was very knowledgable. Only 5 people on the tour, lots of opportunities to ask our guide questions. Was running a little late to the meeting point, the company were really helpful with directions. Thank you!
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Pameladic, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica
Responded 24 Nov 2019
Thanks a lot for your rewiev. Normally we organize tour always with few persons, maximum 18 just to give our clients the opportunity to join the tour , and we always offer our support by phone from the office to help our clients when they needed. I hope to see you again , next time , in our tours. Thanks
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MLF wrote a review Nov 2019
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Great tour and knowledgeable guide. Start at meeting point was a bit unorganized but ended up being great.
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Response from Pameladic, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Vatican Museums No-Wait Access Tour with Raphael Rooms, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica
Responded 17 Nov 2019
Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your positive feedback. Our Vatican Tour meeting point is located near to the Vatican, and this way we can reach the entrace of the Vatican Museums very quickly. All our tour guides are highly qualified, and this quarantees high quality tours. Best regards, Satu Rome Your Way Tours
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