guided tour

3 hours

VIP/Private Tour

This tour route is NOT barrier-free
1 Day - 1 Night
Price Discount for groups over 5 people
2+ people:€230
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Tour Description

Gain privileged access to the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and Saint Peter’s Basilica in the company of your knowledgeable, private tour guide. Get the chance to marvel at the museum’s awe-inspiring art collection, world-renowned frescoes inside the Sistine Chapel, and the Renaissance era paintings in the Raphael Rooms.

Meet your private guide outside of the Vatican Museums, and then head inside, bypassing the crowds and lines. Listen to stories of the artists responsible for the breathtaking artwork inside the Museums, and the stories and secrets of this holy district of popes that dates back to the 5th Century.

Wander through the most remarkable areas of the Vatican with the expert knowledge of your tour guide, including the Raphael Rooms, the Gallery of Maps, as well as any rooms of your choice, on this customized, private experience.

Witness the breathtaking work of Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel and without the queues or the crowds, gain special access to the world’s epicenter of Catholicism, history and art.

The spectacular interior of St. Peter’s Basilica, Bernini’s famed baldachin, the bronzed canopy over the tomb of St. Peter himself.

Availability: Reservation time depends on requests and availability

Duration: 3 hours

Meeting Point: Viale Vaticano, 100, Near Caffe Vaticano in front of the main museum entrance.

Itinerary

Day 1
Octagonal Courtyard

Octagonal Courtyard

Day 2
Gallery of the Muses

Gallery of the Muses

Day 3
Round Room

Round Room

Day 4
Gallery of the Candelabra

Gallery of the Candelabra

Day 5
Gallery of Maps

Gallery of Maps

Day 6
Sobieski Room

Sobieski Room

Day 7
Raphael Rooms

Raphael Rooms

Day 8
Borgia Apartments

Borgia Apartments

Day 9
Collection of Modern Religious Art

Collection of Modern Religious Art

Day 10
Any room of your choice, even outside the standard path

Any room of your choice, even outside the standard path

Day 11
Saint Peter’s Basilica

Saint Peter’s Basilica

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What's Included:

  • Tailor-made, private guided tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Skip-the-line admission and entrance to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Live tour commentary

Available Languages:

English
Spanish
French, Russian, German, and Portugese tours available upon request

Highlights:

  • Tailor-made, private guided tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica
  • World-renowned Renaissance frescoes inside the Sistine Chapel and Raphael Rooms
  • Chance to experience the marvel of St. Peter’s Basilica, and works of Michelangelo and Bernini
  • Privately guided tour for a customized experience
  • Knowledgeable and Lazio certified guide to lead your history and art centric tour
  • Continue the tour inside the most famous church of the world