Christmas Vatican Tour

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Departs at 10:00 am Our Company organizes Vatican Museum, the Sisteen Chapel, the St. Peters Church and Colosseum Tours which includes Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Our tours takes maximum of 3 hours and located not far from the St. Peters Square and few walk minutes from Ottaviano (Metro station). Surrounded by many restaurants, our company can boast to have one of the best locations.
Our Vatican Tours first starts with a brief 5-15 minutes introduction by our experienced Tour Guides from the office. From the office the actual tour begins with a visit to the outside of the St. Peters Square to see the physical outlook of the place. From the Square, the tour heads the Vatican Museum to see beautiful scenery and places like the;  PINACOTECA: 18 rooms displayed in chronological order with paintings going from the Medieval age until the 19th century.  THE PIO-CLEMENTINO MUSEUM: If you love sculpture, don't miss the opportunity to visit the Pio-Clementino Museum. Anyway, since it is the biggest complex inside the Museums you will easily notice it! The museum, founded by Pope Clement XIV in 1771.The  Octagon Courtyard: The beautiful sculpture of Laocoön sculpted group, Roman copy of the 1st century AD.The Gregorian Egyptian Museum: If you love antiquities, the Gregorian Egyptian Museum is right for you! Founded on the initiative of Pope Gregorius XVI in 1839.The Gallery of Geografic Maps: If you love history and geography, along the itinerary leading to the Sistine Chapel with an option to see the Raphael's Rooms; Probably ranking second, only after the Sistine Chapel.The Sistine Chapel; named after his commissioner, Sixtus IV della Rovere (1471-1484), the Chapel talks about the creation and the last judgement and gives access to the St. Peter's Church. Our tour guides will give you more explanations your questions are welcomed. The whole tour takes 2-3 hours and our tour starts from 8:30 am to 15pm at our office.Our Colosseum Tours starts from the Colosseum, then to the Roman Forum and finally to the Palatine Hill with a guide.

What’s included

  • Admission ticket
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional art historian guide

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Food and drinks
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks, other than the "value added offers" specified in your guidebook