Vatican Museums Tour with Sistine Chapel, St Peter's Basilica

Cultural & Theme Tours in Italy
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Tour description

- Official licensed PhD Archaeologist or Art Historian guide at your disposal for the entire tour- An itinerary designed to explore the main sections of the Museums and pay the right tribute in terms of time dedicated and amount of info provided, to the Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter's Basilica- Sites visited: Vatican Museums, Courtyard of the pine cone, Galleries of Candelabras, Tapestries and Geographical Maps, the Raphael's rooms, Sistine Chapel, Saint Peter's Basilica and square, Pietà of Michelangelo - Headsets to listen to your guide for groups of 6 or more- Meeting time: monday, tuesday, thursday, friday and saturday at 9:00 and every hour up to 15:00, wednesday at 10:45 and every hour up to 14:45

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Vatican Museums, Vatican City, LazioTerrace overlooking saint peter’s dome and Vatican gardens, court of the pine cone, gallery of the candelabras, tapestries and mapsDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, LazioFresco by Michelangelo in the ceiling with genesis and creation, altar wall with last judgement and middle level paintings with scenes of the Old and New Testament Duration: 30 minutesStop At: St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, LazioPietà of Michelangelo, tomb of John Paul Il, canopy of the main altar, relics and statue of saint Peter Duration: 30 minutes

What's included

  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly for a group of at least 6 pax
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide art historian or archaeologist
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Ticket fees
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel