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A most unusual and exclusive tour, this one - an early morning, crowds-free visit to the Sistine Chapel, a skip-the-queues tour of St Peter's, a priviliged, extraordinary visit to the Passetto di Borgo (ordinarily closed to the public), and a visit to the historic prisons of Castel sant'Angelo.

The secret 'Passetto', an elevated passage that links the Vatican to Castel sant'Angelo, is over 800 metres long and is rarely open - when it is, it's for small groups only, never more than 15 people at a time. It's a long tour, approximately five hours, but it starts early, has a small break in the middle, and is over in time for lunch!

At a glance details:

  •   This is a full 'skip-the-queue' ticket.
  •   You may use a copy of your voucher on a mobile device to gain admittance.
  •   This tour is never more than 14 people.
  •   This tour lasts approximately five hours.
  •   Small group tour, early access to Sistine Chapel, tour of St Peter's, exclusive visit to secret Vatican passage, Castel sant'Angelo access included.
  •   The meeting point for this tour is by the Vatican Museums entrance - full details will be on voucher.
  •   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 15 minutes before start time.
  •   Please remember that as you'll be visiting a religious place that you'll need to dress respectfully - to not do so risks being denied entrance.
  •   Not suitable for those in wheelchairs.
  •   Useful tips - be sure to wear comfortable footwear!

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