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

Vatican Necropolis Saint Peter’s Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tours | Rome and Vatican private tours.
 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.

Vatican Necropolis Saint Peter’s Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tours | Rome and Vatican private 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 an “Aahh”, as you will be surrounded by frescos depicting Stories of Moses, Stories of Jesus, the Resurrection of Christ, and of course Michelangelo’s ‘Last Judgement.’

Vatican Necropolis Saint Peter’s Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tours | Rome and Vatican private tours.

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 is almost life-sized and depicts a scene of them struggling from the clutches of sea serpents.

Vatican Necropolis Saint Peter’s Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tours | Rome and Vatican private tours.

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 less than 20 in a group so that we can provide an intimate 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.

Vatican Necropolis Saint Peter’s Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tours | Rome and Vatican private tours.

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.

 Vatican Necropolis Saint Peter’s Tombs Exclusive tour – Saint Peter’s Basilica Sistine Chapel VIP tours | Rome and Vatican private tours.

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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  •   This was a very enjoyable and informative tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and shared a lot of interesting facts throughout. I think the tour ended up going longer than scheduled because he had so much to say, and he gave us plenty of time...More

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    10/16/2019
  •   This would have been a better tour if the guide had been more concise in how he presented information -- he was obsessed with pointing out historical inaccuracies in movies -- and if there were fewer than 25 people to keep track of and wait...More

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    9/26/2019
  •   A stunning tour of the Coloseum and the Roman Forum. Our guide, Elida was high energy and extremely informative throughout the touring program. No small accomplishment given the rigors of canvassing the Colosseum and the Forum artifacts. A must see when visiting Rome.

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    10/11/2019
  •   Excellent! Our guide Maura has a great sense of humour,was very well informed, speaks very good English, and was able to answer all our questions. Highly recommended.

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    10/05/2019
  •   From start to finish it was wonderful from our check-in in to us leaving. Staff there were very helpful at all times answered all my questions that I needed to know the answers to. The guide was really good funny and full of information the...More

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    9/15/2019
  •   We had to wait in line despite claim of not having to. Wasted time listening to stories that we did not have time to hear.. then they left us waiting outside for the guide for 20 minutes!!! So we had to leave. Misleading and waste...More

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    10/11/2019

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