Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and Basilica Tour, Rome Pickup

Tours & Sightseeing in Italy

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Just relax and enjoy your day! You will find our car waiting for you outside the entrance of your accommodation, ready to transfer you to the Vatican Musems. A professional guide will welcome you and, with the skip the line tickets, you will fastly enter into the Museum.Enjoy your visit with a semi-private group (max 10 people) to stay in touch with your guide and satisfy your curiosity about the history of the great masterpieces you will see.At the end of the Tour a car will come to bring you back to your accommodation or wherever you prefer to be dropped off in the centre of Rome.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Vatican Museums, Vatican City, LazioThe Vatican tour begins with the skip-the-line entry at the Vatican Museum and takes about 3 hours. You will see incredible works of art collected since 1503. Learn more about works of art by Caravaggio, Giotto or Raphael. Our tour guides will show you the best way to do sightseeing. Even if you are not a fan of art, you will love this tour. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, LazioThe Sistine Chapel, world famous for its extraordinary design and venue for the conclave, was built between 1475 and 1481. It is a masterpiece by artists like Botticelli or Ghirlandaio. Michelangelo's hand is probably the most famous part of the unique ceiling vault. It was also Michelangelo who performed the Last Judgment on the wall behind the altar.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, LazioIn 1626 the building was completed and Pope Urban VIII solemnly inaugurated the church. St. Peter's Basilica, with an area of 15,160 m², has the largest overbuilt interior, which can accommodate up to 20,000 people. 800 marble, bronze and stucco columns, 44 altars and numerous art treasures, such as the Michelangelo's Pietà, will be shown in the church. Thousands of believers worldwide find themselves in St. Peter's Basilica and St. Peter's Square at the pope's masses. Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Small-group tour (max 10 people)
  • Transfers from/to the Hotel
  • Professional Guide
  • Audio headset from 6 up to 10 people
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks