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Exclusive VIP Private Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel Tour

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    Stop At: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy

    Introduction on the Vatican City and Vatican History

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy

    Discover the treasures hosted by one of the largest and most-visited museums of the world enriched by a huge number of masterpieces collected through time.

    Taking a spectacular big spiral staircase you will be introduced to the impressive greatness of the Vatican Museum.

    Admire the best of the ancient world visiting the Greek and Roman sculpture section. A collection of classical art masterpieces where admire the beauty of several sculpture groups, as for example the statue of Laocoön and His Sons that is one of the most famous ancient sculptures.

    Pass by the Chandelier Gallery, named by the several marble chandelier decorating this section.

    Be astonished by the elegant Tapestry gallery, wallpapered by the finest tapestry worldwide, realized by Raphael's disciples.

    Visit the Maps Gallery, a complete exhibition of maps representing Italy as it was seen by cartographer in 1581.

    Enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of the Vatican Garden

    and much more ...


    Duration: 1 hour 50 minutes

    Stop At: Sistine Chapel, Citta del Vaticano 1, 00120 Vatican City Italy

    Admire the major representatives of Italian art such as Leonardo, Perugino, Beato Angelico, and many more

    Towards the end of this tour you will visit the beautiful Sistine Chapel to admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece: The Last Judgement.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy

    Visit the Basilica. 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.

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Departure Point
    Viale Vaticano, 100, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel skip the line ticket
    • Privileged access to St. Peter's Basilica
    • Headset (more that 8 people)
    • Official expert tour guide
    • Private guide service
    • Assistance
    • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
    • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
    • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
    Exclusions
    • Pick up/Drop off service
    • Food & Beverage
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 9 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Walkers not allowed
    • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and Vatican 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
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • A maximum of 14 people per booking
    • All visitors should  arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour.
    • Your tickets will be held by the guide for collection on the day of the tour. You will be required to present this voucher. If you have purchased a discounted option you will be asked to show a photo ID in exchange for your tickets.
    • Your guide will be waiting for you holding a signboard with your name at the Vatican Museum's main entrance in Viale Vaticano.
    • Knees & Shoulders MUST be covered for both men & women to enter! Please be advised capacity regulations and security may delay the tour departure  This could also influence the smooth running of the tour, especially on national holidays and events.
    • All visitors must pass through the monument/attraction security check please allow at least 20 minutes to clear security.
    • The exact timings and reservations can vary, dependant on the monument/attractions administration offices availabilities and decisions on the booking day and can be subject to variations
    • IT WILL NOT BE POSSIBLE TO VISIT THE BASILICA DURING RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS AND CEREMONIES (Audiences, Beatifications, Masses of the POPE). The Basilica is often subject to sudden closures. In these cases it is not possible to guarantee access to the Basilica.
    • Please be aware that large bags/backpacks/suitcases are not permitted in the monument/ attraction. Only very small bags are allowed.
    • No change on a booking can be accepted after 24hrs to the starting time of the tour. In that instance, no refund will be issued.
    • Activity not recommended for people with motor lag
    • PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    A very interesting tour, our guide Amil knew everything about the Vatican, Sisten Chapel and St Peters, she presented the tour in an informative and relaxed manner, with some corny jokes! Amil is very passionate about the Vatican and this was transposed to all the group. We both
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    Russell was very knowledgeable, great tour guide. Learnt lots very friendly. Would recommend he also recommended to go to one of the highest points for a great view, and it really was! :)
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    The tour guide was excellent He spoke very good English and his knowledge of the Vatican was extensive He also had a great sense of humour in his manner Would go again
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    This tour was organised by Russell Hammond from CarpeDiemRome we had tour guide Christine from Maya group. This tour was only 3 hours and we were a small group of 10 there was no queuing on lines it was fantastic. Christine was very knowledgable had a lot of respect from
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    Response from StefanoD2550, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Exclusive VIP Private Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel Tour
    Responded 24 Aug. 2019
    Thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and found our guide enthusiastic and entertaining. Thank you for your email for any question send an email to info@vaticanguidedtour.com official guided tour of the Vatican City Stefano vaticanguidedtour .com
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    Want to get the most out of your Vatican and Sistine Chapel Tour and the crowds with a genuine skip the line entry. Frank’s classical tour (3 hours) is timed to perfection which allowed us to arrive at the Sistine Chapel towards the end of the day which gave us time to sit and
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    Response from StefanoD2550, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Exclusive VIP Private Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel Tour
    Responded 21 Aug. 2019
    Dear Tour605140, Thank you for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and found our guide enthusiastic and entertaining. Thank you for your email for any question send an email to info@vaticanguidedtour.com official guided tour of the Vatican City Stefano vaticanguidedtour .com
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