Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Skip-the-Line Entry and Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Italy

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Special VIP semi-private tour with a maximum number of participant of 20 people including the skip the line entrance. A special option to visit one of the biggest and most famous museum in the world, avoiding queques and croweded groups. 3 hours guided group of Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and a priviledged access to Sain Peter's Basilica.
Met your guide at the meeting point and start your experience discovering the Vatican. Thanks to the skip the line option, you will avoid any queque. Moreover the semi-private service gives you the chance to enjoy at best your visit, avoiding the stressful crowded groups, so you can start exploring the vast collections right away. You will be taken into the museum by a spectacular big spiral staircase. Inside you will find many masterpieces from different periods of time, from classical Greek art to Renaissance masterpieces of Michelangelo. For example, you can admire the statue of Laocoön and His Sons that is one of the most famous ancient sculptures. Admire the major representatives of Italian art such as Leonardo, Perugino, Beato Angelico, and many more. Enjoy a view over the Vatican Gardens. You will be guided through the history and secrets of the Catholic Church and you will hear about the rivalry between the Renaissance artists. Towards the end of this tour you will visit the beautiful Sistine Chapel to admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece: The Last Judgement. At the end of the tour your guide will escort you to have a privilege entrance for the Saint Peter Basilica.  You will visit the Basilica at your leisure, without the guide. Inside you can admire some Baroque masterpieces and the breathtaking Pietà by Michelangelo. You can also enjoy a moment of reflection in the Vatican caves where many popes are buried, including Pope John Paul II.Tour's Highlights:- Introduction on the Vatican City and Vatican History- Chandelier Gallery- Tapestry gallery- Maps Gallery- Apartment of San Pio V- Sistine Chapeland many more on the way- at the end of tour you will have direct access to Saint Peter Basilica

What’s included

  • Local taxes
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Small group guaranteed
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions