Explore the magnificence of the Papacy world with Skip the line access to Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica on a 3.5 hours elite walking tour. Your exclusive tour guide for a group of 25 will unfold the story of these sites with his expertise in art history and archaeology. The tour concludes at St. Peter’s Square.
Skip the line and explore the Vatican on an 3.5-hour elite walking tour! You will be led by an expert guide among the must-see sites of the Papacy world, including the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica. Do not queue the long lines and join this small, personal group of no more than 25 people
Your tour begins at the Vatican Museums, boasting 2,000 rooms filled with the most extensive collection of art in the world including the Sistine Chapel. Listen as your guide, a specialist in art history and archeaology, provides you with a detailed and intriguing history of what you are seeing
Walk through the Sistine Chapel and marvel at the art of Michelangelo before proceeding to the imposing beauty of St. Peter's Basilica, the dome and floorplan of which were also designed by Michelangelo. Head to the famous sculpture, Pietà, and continue on to admire the gold and bronze Altar Baldaquin made by artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Continue out into St. Peter's Square, where you can opt to spend the rest of your afternoon basking in the historical richness of the city.
Entrance into the Vatican Museums requires a strict dress code and the tour company cannot be held responsible for entry denied due to improper dress. Comfortable shoes are recommended.