Private Vatican Museums And St Peter's With Hotel Pick-up - Rome

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 am, 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 3:00 pm Meeting point in the hotel lobby. Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Centrally located Rome hotels, apartments and b&b's
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

This tour allows you to enjoy some of the most famous artistic treasures in the world, including Michelangelo's frescoed masterpiece on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel and his "Last Judgment". In addition to the world renowned chapel, you will explore, with your private tour guide, breathtaking galleries like the hall of the tapestries, the wonderfully ornate map room and finally the imposing St. Peter's basilica. To complete this unique experience, we'll offer you a private pick-up service from your accommodation with an English-speaking driver and luxury transportation. You will be guaranteed to skip the long lines and our staff will make sure you receive a proper VIP treatment!

Know More about this tour

In this exclusive tour at the Vatican museums, you will enjoy a complimentary pick-up service from your accommodation by one of our expert English speaking drivers. You will be taken to the usually packed museum entrance, where you will meet you private tour guide, and with your "skip the line" entry tickets, you will skip the huge entry line and access directly the metal detector security check.   
The tour will begin in a gorgeous panoramic terrace that offers a stunning view of Saint Peter's dome overlooking the Vatican gardens; the perfect spot to take a great picture! The guide will then walk you through all the highlights of the museums which include masterpieces and artefacts from different cultures and civilizations. You will enter the Pio Clementine museum, famous for its unique Greek/Roman ancient statues such as the Laocoon group, you will gasp at the length of the enormous Tapestry Hall, then through the Hall of the Painted Maps, you will enter the Sistine Chapel whose impact in history, religion and visual arts has no equal in the world. During the entire tour, the tour guide will be at your disposal and will follow the exact pace that you and the members of your party wish.
After visiting the Sistine Chapel, through a special door available only if accompanied by a licensed tour guide, you will reach the largest Catholic church in the world: Saint Peter's Basilica. This is where Michaelangelo's sculpture "Pieta" is kept and the tombs of the popes including St. John Paul II's and St. Peter the Apostle.  
The tour ends in St. Peter's square, where you will admire Bernini's colonnade and the stunning faade of the basilica.  
At last, for those interested in purchasing religious articles or official Vatican products, the tour guide will take you to the official Vatican gift store and eventually show you the nearest taxi station or subway.

Inclusions

  • Skip the line admission tickets
  • Professional tour guide
  • Hotel pick-up with luxury transportation
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Private tour
  • One-way private transfer

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

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