Tours and Tickets

Skip the Line Private Tour: Vatican City & Secrets provided by Withlocals

Reserve Now & Pay Later

Skip the Line Private Tour: Vatican City & Secrets

Save
Share
COVID-19 update: See the added health and safety measures this experience is taking.Read more
View all photos (21)
Recommended by 100% of travelers
Select Date and Travelers
From
US$146.71
(Price varies by group size)
Date
2 adults
Options
Select tour language
Reserve Now & Pay Later
Low Price Guarantee
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
+
You'll start at
Viale Vaticano
Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, ItalyMeet your private local guide
See address & details
  • 1
    Casa Viale Vaticano 103
    Stop: 20 minutes -
    See details
  • 2
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 3
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 4
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 5
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
You'll end at
St. Peter's Basilica
Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican CityFinish at the heart of Vatican city & get more local recommendations
See address & details
Important Information
Departure Point
Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Inclusions
  • Skip-the-line priority access
  • Trained local guide
  • Private Tour - Only your travel party & your guide
  • Make on-the-spot changes to the tour
  • Local tips & recommendations
Exclusions
  • Food & Beverages
  • Hotel pick up
  • Entrance tickets (starting from 21 Eur per adult; 12 Eur - under 18; free - under 6)
  • Entrance tickets to St. Peter's Basilica - 1.50 Each
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • You can not book this private tour for more than 8 people
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
17Reviews
1Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 17
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Popular mentions
Dreamer548674 wrote a review Aug 2020
1 contribution
We had a the best time with Cecilia. She was super helpful before we even met her. Tickets that were sold out on all sites miraculously appeared and our family were thrilled that she was able to do this. We had the most informative and personalised tour of the Vatican Museums
Read more
Date of experience: August 2020
Helpful
Share
Gavin M wrote a review Jan 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia2 contributions
My husband and I celebrated our honeymoon over thanksgiving and were looking for authentic experiences with local experts. We found this while touring the Vatican museums and St. Peter’s Basilica with Cecilia! Cecilia facilitated a very thoughtful and detailed tour, offering to
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
Michael B wrote a review Dec 2019
7 contributions
We can't thank Cecilia enough for an absolutely fantastic, in-depth tour of Vatican City! Cecilia's detailed explanations on the paintings, architecture, and history of Vatican City made for a most memorable experience. Our visits to the Sistine Chapel, Basicalla, Crypts,
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
Joe wrote a review Dec 2019
1 contribution
Valeria,gave my family a great tour of the Vatican.She was extremely knowledgeable and provided some relatively obscure information.As we are all history buffs, that was welcome. Her English was excellent and she was very pleasant to be around.The pace was perfect we never felt
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
Wrenetta2016 wrote a review Dec 2019
Atlanta, Georgia3 contributions
Spending an afternoon with Lia was fabulous! The Vatican is so immense, without Lia we would have spent twice as long to see half as much. She deftly navigated the crowds to ensure we covered a lot of ground, pacing according to our interests. Lia's wit and chatty nature were
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Withlocals
nasani23
00
Excellent experience
I spent 3 hrs with Simone walking around the beautiful Rome. Simone was very knowledgeable about Roman history expl
Read more
LauraRJersey
00
Wonderful experience
We had a wonderful time with Luca. He showed us around a lot of places we’d never even know or think to visit in Ro
Read more
critternlix
00
Fun & unique evening in that felt like going out!
My mom and I really enjoyed our evening with Gabi. It almost felt like we were hanging out together in Rome. We h
Read more
DAMMahon
00
Rome family visit
Simone was an excellent tour guide throughout, he was great with the kids, asking them questions and answering any
Read more
OranchC
00
We love Simone :)
We have had a funny, interactive and informative tour with Simone, who is raised in Rome and has shared with us his
Read more
121przemekf
00
Great tour and information on Rome
Simone showed us very great landmark in Rome and told us about them. It was a great tour and it was very isterestin
Read more
hannahCMP
00
Just fantastic, a real highlight of trip!
We had the best time with Margi, she showed us so many things - not just amazing food (and there was A LOT of that)
Read more
17oleg
00
GREAT: 5***** food & history & tips & info & sightseeing tour by Roberta
Roberta contacted us immediately after we booked the tour a couple of weeks ago to check for any special wishes and
Read more
SEAJB
00
Great experience with a delicious result!
We met Gabi in Rome last year as he took us on the Rome's Favorite Foods tour. Gabi is charming and his passion for
Read more
michaeljB4238PH
00
Fabulous pizza and a very welcoming host
Massimo was outstanding. He clearly loves teaching folks to cook. He was especially welcoming of our children and e
Read more
SwissFamilyH
00
very enthralling tour, knowledgeable and entertaining tour guide
We, a family with 3 adolescents, utterly enjoyed our tour through the Roman forum with Lia Beatrice. She is very kn
Read more
MarcJ106
00
A perfect morning in Prati
When in Rome do as the romans do! Gabi is a very sympathetic, easy going and reliable roman guy. Food is his passio
Read more
michaeljB4238PH
00
Nice introduction to Roman-style food
Margi was very knowledgeable and gave us a nice introduction to various foods available in Rome. She was quite attu
Read more
benjaminlH1947MB
00
Colosseum and Roman Forum
My family and I had a great tour with Valeria! Despite it being extremely hot we enjoyed learning about the history
Read more
Matt E
00
Food Tour with Kate
WOW! We had the most amazing food tour with Kate! She met us at our hotel and we were able to take a relaxing and e
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Italian
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+63 923-0990452
Frequently Asked Questions about Skip the Line Private Tour: Vatican City & Secrets