Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter’s Basilica Tour or Rafa
Take a guided tour of the Vatican City and discover the Vatican Museums, walk inside the Sistine Chapel, see the glorious work of Michelangelo and take a trip to St Peter’s Basilica.
About this activity
- Discover the highlights of the Vatican City
- Wander through the Vatican Museums, seeing a vast collection of artwork and artifacts
- Visit the Sistine Chapel and admire its amazing frescos
Explore the Vatican City with a guided tour led by a professional art historian. Discover the treasures of the Vatican Museums, admire the stunning Sistine Chapel, and visit the world’s heart of Christianity at St. Peter’s Basilica.
Start your day of sightseeing by meeting your tour guide and your driver at the pre-arranged meeting point. First, enjoy the luxury of skip-the-ticket-line access. Enter the Vatican and start your tour with a visit to the Vatican Museum, a true spectacle for everyone who visits.
Your tour itinerary through the museum is specialized to focus on the most important parts of the site. The museum is full of art masterpieces, created by Europe’s most famous artists throughout the centuries. Your guide will explain every detail of this place. Next, visit the Sistine Chapel. Once inside, marvel at Michelangelo’s masterpiece on the ceiling depicting the last judgment. Finish your tour in front of St. Peter’s Basilica, where our guide will explain for you all the interesting stories of the construction of the basilica and the Piazza in front of it. After, you will have all the free time to Admire the Pietà by Michelangelo and the St. Peter’s Baldachin by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.
Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Guided Tour
St. Peter’s Basilica Guided Tour
Skip the Line Tickets
If St. Peter’s Basilica is closed, Rafael Rooms will be visited instead
Food and drinks
Transportation to/from attractions
Tours starting from 15:30 will not visit St. Peter’s Basilica
St. Peter’s Basilica is subject to last minute closure
Know before you go
- Not wheelchair accessible.
- Please cover between your shoulders and knees to be allowed inside the Vatican.
- All Tours run on time, Please arrive to the meeting point early.
- VIP Group Tours are small group of 4 – 24 Max visitors.
- Tours starting from 3:30 pm will not be allowed to visit St. Peter’s Basilica but Raphael Rooms instead.
- This tour does not include climbing the Dome.
- For information or assistance to reach the meeting point please contact us directly on our phone number.
- We Highly recommend to avoid street vendors around the Vatican Area as they may give you incorrect information.
- Please don’t go directly to The Vatican Museums Entrance without our Guide.
- The telephone number, contactable on iMessage, Whatsapp and Viber is: +39 324 696 8498.
- Your tour guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point holding a sign saying “Tours of Rome”.
Viale Vaticano 100 , 00192 Rome, Nearby Caffè Vaticano across the road from Vatican Museums’ Main Entrance