A morning tour of the Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St Peters with professional guide and skip-the-queue tickets. The tour lasts roughly 3½ hours and is available Monday to Saturday, starting at 8.30 AM (and 11:00 AM in high season).
This is a full-length guided tour of the Vatican that also includes an accompanied visit to St Peters. Please note, however, that there is no visit to St Peters if you opt for a tour on Wednesday (due to the Papal Audience) - you'll have a tour of the Vatican Library on a Wednesday.
The tour will introduce you to a large part of the Vatican City as well as the St Peters, the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel. You'll visit the Gallery of the Candelabras, the Gallery of the Geographical Maps, the Gallery of the Tapestries (Renaissance art), the Sobiesky Hall, the Immaculate Conception Hall and the Sistine Chapel.
Tours are available 6 days a week (not on Sundays) and start at 8.30 AM (as well as 11.00 AM in high season), lasting roughly three and a half hours. Being a pre-arranged tour you'll be skipping any entrance queues - there's a special entrance for 'pre-bookers'.
Reduced (slightly) price tickets are available for children between the ages of 3 and 7 - everyone else pays full price. Please note that child buggies/prams are not able to be used on these tours.
This is a group of up 40 visitors.
This is a full 'skip-the-queue' ticket.
You may use a copy of your voucher on a mobile device to gain admittance.
This tours lasts approximately 3.5 hours.
The tour is in English and includes headsets so that you can hear your guide.
For an over three hour walking tour you are advised to wear comfortable shoes.
The date and time of your visit cannot be modified so please be sure to arrive on time - it's recommended that you're there at least 20 minutes before start time.
Please remember that as the tour includes a visit to religious places that you'll need to dress respectfully - to not do so risks being denied entrance.
This itinerary is not suitable for those using a wheelchair.
4.2 stars out of 5 from 133 ratings. See all 93 reviews