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Skip the Line Vatican: Day Time Tour including Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel

Highlights
  • Save time and see more art with a skip-the-line Vatican Museums tour
  • Avoid often hours-long lines on this guided walking tour 
  • Gain historical perspective on the world-famous attraction from a guide 
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Skip the Line Vatican: Day Time Tour including Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
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Vatican Group 10:30Most Popular
Vatican museums and Sistine chapel guided group tour with skip-the-line entrance to St. Peter's (not guided). 25 people on average in the group. We meet in our office in via Vespasiano 18 by 10:30am.
US$57.87
Vatican Group 2:30
Vatican museums and Sistine chapel guided group tour with skip-the-line entrance to St. Peter's (not guided). 25 people on average in the group. We meet in our office in via Vespasiano 18 by 2:30pm.
US$57.87
Group with St. Peter's 10:30
Vatican museums, Sistine chapel and St. Peter's Basilica guided group tour. 25 people on average in the group. We meet in our office in via Vespasiano 18 by 10:30am.
US$75.23
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Overview

Enhance your experience of the Vatican Museums with a skip-the-line admission ticket, guaranteed to save hours of precious vacation time. Avoid long lines and marvel at Renaissance masterpieces on this guided tour of the Vatican, including the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure time to suit your schedule, and let a guide bring the world-famous frescoes to life with commentary.

What to Expect

Greet your guide at a designated meeting point near the Vatican by the time selected at checkout. With your skip-the-line admission ticket, you’ll bypass long lines outside of the Vatican, which can be hours-long.

Once inside, you’ll make your way through world-famous halls such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel, Raphael's Rooms, and the Gallery of Maps, all the while listening to crucial commentary from your guide over a headset. Among the art, you’ll see Renaissance masterpieces by Botticelli, Raphael, and Perugino.

Then, enter St. Peter’s Basilica, home to the tomb of St. Peter, with another skip-the-line admission ticket and following an introduction to the church from your guide, spend as much time as you wish exploring independently.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Vatican tour!

Myself and my husband did a skip the line tour of the Vatican museum and the Sistine Chapel with tour guide Margarita. The tour itself was amazing, and Margarita made it even better! She was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humour! She...More

1  Thank Joel E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Raffa was an amazing guide!

Raffa, our tour guide, lead us through the masses of people all while giving us an amazing background of the Vatican museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. She was very knowledgeable about the history of the city and was alert to any questions or...More

Thank mclong2018
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile
Very good and informative, caring & informative tour guide

I went for this tour as part of a small group of friends. The staff were very accomodating, even letting us leave our luggage with them for the duration of the tour. I can't remember the tour leader's name, but she was from Naples &...More

1  Thank Adrian P
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile
Unorganised and a Rip off

Dreadful. Lady arrived a shop stressed never welcomed us, tickets had not been purchased by themselves no guide had been booked for the 6 people attending the early morning, skip the line tour. Load of rubbish , we paid over the odds and did not...More

8  Thank Sallyann H
Reviewed 27 February 2018
Claudia Saved The Day

Our tour was originally scheduled for Monday 2/26/18 for both the Colosseum at 1030 then the Vatican at 1430; however, due to Mother Nature reminding us of what she is capable of doing, as Rome was blanketed with snow that morning, tours were cancelled. We...More

3  Thank samuelsT6509LG
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Response from Neil S | Reviewed this property |
As long as you want it to. 3-4 hours will be ample time. You may want to climb up the main chamber and this will take about an hour as well....plan to do it slowly, it is too good to rush
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