Join this 3-hour guided tour to see the magnificent highlights of the Vatican City. With your private guide, explore the Museum, one of the most extraordinary collections of art in the world. Pause in the Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo's masterpiece, and from there visit St. Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Holy Caves where many popes are buried.
Meet your private guide at Vatican City and set out on a tour of the Vatican Museums, using your skip-the-line tickets to gain priority access.During the tour, visit the Raphael Rooms, home to masterpieces such as the Transfiguration; admire Michelangelo's statue of Laocoön and His Sons; enjoy a view over the Vatican Gardens; and discover works by Italian artists such as Leonardo, Perugino, Beato Angelico, and many more.Towards the end of the tour, visit the beautiful Sistine Chapel to admire Michelangelo's masterpiece: The Last Judgement. Along the way, learn more about the fascinating history of the Catholic Church, the Popes, and the Renaissance artists.Continue to St. Peter's Square and St. Peter's Basilica, where you'll see the magnificent Pietà, Bernini's glorious baroque Canopy (the largest bronze object in the world), and the Vatican Holy Caves, home to the burial site of St. Peter and the monumental tombs of past Popes.