OverviewThis comprehensive nine-hour tour includes a Papal blessing in St. Peter's Square, an exploration of the Vatican Museums with the Sistine Chapel, and a visit to the renowned St. Peter's Basilica. The guide will focus on the history and archaeology of these buildings at the heart of the Christian world. This small group tour also includes a traditional Italian lunch and concludes in St. Peter's Square in the early evening. Participants should keep in mind that modest dress is required to enter the Vatican.
- Skip the line
- Small group ensures personal service
- Lunch included
Know More about this tourBegin this nine-hour Vatican tour with either pick-up at your hotel or at a designated meeting place. The experience begins with a Papal blessing in St. Peter's Square, with the assistance of the tour guide to ensure a premium spot to view the event. After the blessing, given in many languages, the tour guide will lead the way to a nearby restaurant for lunch (meal is included).
After lunch, the tour continues in the Vatican Museums. The small group will visit the magnificent Sistine Chapel and admire Michelangelo's masterpiece of a ceiling. The group then moves on to the opulent St. Peter's Basilica, the jewel of the Vatican. The tour ends at approximately 5pm, back in St. Peter's Square. Participants should keep in mind that modest dress is required to enter the Vatican.
Inclusions for Skip The Line: Papal Blessing, Vatican Museums, And St. Peter's Basilica Tour With Lunch
- All entrance fees
- Traditional Italian lunch
- Professional guide
- Hotel pick-up available
- Walking tour inside the Vatican museums
Exclusions for Skip The Line: Papal Blessing, Vatican Museums, And St. Peter's Basilica Tour With Lunch
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
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.
First half of the tour may be operated by a multilingual guide
Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation in case of latest communications by the Vatican State. In the event of this occurring, an alternative or full refund will be offered.
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.