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Vatican Necropolis and Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tour

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Privileged entrances | 2.5 hours | Gallery visits in the Vatican Museum

Visit the famous Vatican Museums and their famous galleries. Your guide will reveal the mysteries behind some of the most
famous artworks in the Sistine Chapel.

Sistine Chapel

Tour starts at a time when the crowds are not
maddening, thus giving you more space to
explore.

Raphael Rooms

Step back in time and view Raphael’s frescos.

Gallery of Maps

View the topographical maps of Italy. The
accuracy of the maps was placed at 80% which is
remarkable.

Tour Details:

Duration : 2.5 hrs.
Tour Type : Private Guided Tour – Small Group. Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, and other languages are available on request

A Great Starting Time And An Expert Local Guide

This 2.5-hour tour is short, sharp and to the point. This is a highlight Vatican Museums tour which will not have you stopping at every art piece or every room, but the most important that has to be seen. Witness power, art, politics and religion converge and what makes the Vatican City one of the most sought-after attractions in the world.

Our local guides will take you on a journey of some of the finest art treasures in the world and explain fascinating facts about the treasures and their artists.

The time for the tour has been selected to make it an enjoyable experience as it can get very busy at the Vatican. Also, the Skip The Line privileged entrance means that you will be missing the long lines and we able to start your tour on a fresh note.

The tour has been specially curated so that the last stop is the Sistine Chapel. From here on, you can walk to the St Peter’s Basilica through a passage reserved for Skip The Line tours.

Raphael Rooms

View the beautiful frescos painted by the young Raphael which were for a suite of apartments for Pope Julius 11.

Sistine Chapel

Once a visitor enters the Sistine chapel, you cannot help let out a “Aahh”, as you will be surrounded by frescos depicting Stories of Moses, Stories of Jesus, Resurrection of Christ, and of course Michelangelo’s ‘Last Judgement.’

Belvedere Courtyard and viewing of marble sculpture of Apollo Belvedere & Laocoön & His Sons

The Belvedere courtyard was built to link the Vatican and the Belvedere ( which is a structure built to take in views of a location). Here you will see the famous marble sculpture of Apollo Belvedere, which is regarded as one of the most beautiful sculptures in the world for its exquisite craftsmanship. The statue of Laocoön and His Sons are almost life-sized and depict a scene of them struggling from the clutches of sea serpents

Pinecone Courtyard

A 4-metre bronze pinecone adorned by two peacocks on its side. A selfie moment indeed!

Vatican Museums – Galleries

See the beautiful galleries and their treasures in Gallery of the Maps, Gallery of the Candelabra, Gallery of the Tapestries.

St. Peter’s Basilica (optional)

At the end of the tour, you are welcome to explore the Basilica on your own. The guide will provide you with a short introduction and then start exploring the architecture and breathtaking artwork.

Small Groups

The tour comprises of less than 20 in a group so that we can provide intimacy and more private experience for you. Our guides are passionate and very experienced. They have deep knowledge of the Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica and will be happy to share fascinating stories of art, religion, and politics which have a huge influence on the Vatican City.

The Vatican Museum Tours with its timeless galleries filled with masterpieces from the Renaissance Period to the Frescos which adorn the Sistine Chapel and the beautiful marble statues which adorn the outdoors, do not miss this tour.

Just a friendly reminder again that shoulders and knees must be covered for both men and women. Please also note that there is plenty of walking so please wear comfortable footwear. A visit the Vatican is truly an experience, so, do not miss out on it.

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  •   These people are criminals. We showed up at 11am for our 11am tour and was told the tickets had expired. We had to pay 50 Euro to reschedule and only got to see 2 of 3 attractions we initially signed up for. There was as...More

    thumb Katherine I
    10/20/2019
  •   skip the line is worth every penny as the queues are long! The Colosseum was not easy to get around...lots of steps. Our guide was very knowledgeable, Rita was very pleasant and funny but talked continually to the point of brain overload. Too much non...More

    thumb Ruthlgreen
    10/01/2019
  •   It was a beautiful experience! We enjoyed our time at the colosseum. I think it’s worth the price to skip the line and to know the history behind this beautiful place!

    thumb Daysie P
    10/13/2019
  •   What started as a disaster turned into a great day out. We struggled to find the reception office to begin the tour luckily we left plenty of time and were pointed in the right direction. As we set off the audio pieces given started to...More

    thumb suparmed
    11/23/2019
  •   I know the tour company can not control the size of the crowds. But they should have influence in getting this issue addressed. The size of the crowd in the space available make it almost impossible to enjoy the experience. Our guide was forced to...More

    thumb Cortney D
    6/21/2019
  •   I thought this tour provided great value and enhancement to our experience. Our tour guide spent a great deal of time explaining everything and the tour went longer than what it was scheduled for. Very insightful. After we finished colloseum tour gave us option to...More

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    11/25/2019

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