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Skip-the-line Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel tour for Americans provided by Raphael Tours in Rome

Skip-the-line Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel tour for Americans

Skip-the-line Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel tour for Americans
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AU$289.38
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About
Vatican and USA art and history are much more closely related than you think. On this exclusive tour you will skip the long entrance  lines and see the highlights of the Vatican with an expert fun and informative guide that knows well Italian and American cultures and will make continuous interesting references and fascinating comparisons. You will visit Michelangelo's masterpieces, Saint Peter' Basilica, the Sistine Chapel, the Raphael's Rooms, the Gallery of Geographic Maps, the Ancient Roman and Greek Sculptures, the Gallery of Tapestries and much more.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 20455P197
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Duration
3h
Departure details
  • Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy Vatican Museums Entrance. Below the white gate topped by the statues of Michelangelo and Raphael. Your guide will be holding a sign with your name.
  • Saint Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • READ CAREFULLY: Because of the growing popularity of the current pope Francis and his intense activity in organising mass events in the Vatican some areas might get closed last minute without previous notice. This has already happened this year and can happen again during you Vatican tour: the Sistine chapel and/or the Basilica of Saint Peter might not be accessible. In case of such events our tour guide will provide you with a valuable alternative focusing the tour inside the Vatican museums.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy Vatican Museums Entrance. Below the white gate topped by the statues of Michelangelo and Raphael. Your guide will be holding a sign with your name.
  • Saint Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Duration
3h
Return details
  • Saint Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • READ CAREFULLY: Because of the growing popularity of the current pope Francis and his intense activity in organising mass events in the Vatican some areas might get closed last minute without previous notice. This has already happened this year and can happen again during you Vatican tour: the Sistine chapel and/or the Basilica of Saint Peter might not be accessible. In case of such events our tour guide will provide you with a valuable alternative focusing the tour inside the Vatican museums.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Viale Vaticano
    Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy
    Vatican Museums Entrance. Below the white gate topped by the statues of Michelangelo and Raphael. Your guide will be holding a sign with your name.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 2
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    St. Peter's Square
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Saint Peter's Square
    Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
    See address & details
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gp555
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A taste of Rome
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Great tours for families with kids
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Great guide, great food
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A Great Way to See Rome...
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