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Sistine Chapel Early Access and Vatican Museums Tour with Audio Guide
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What to expect

Get ahead of the pack and see Michelangelo's iconic frescoes in peace and quiet with early access Sistine Chapel tickets. Explore the chapel 1.25 hours before the public, then take in Renaissance sculptures and paintings with Vatican Museums tickets.

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A tour that is perfect if you want to appreciate the artwork at your own pace

2018/05/31 Couples bluefish

We arrived in Rome late at night and left for the meeting point by taxi the following morning. We told the taxi driver "the Cafe Vaticano in front of the Vatican Museum" and we were taken there with no problem. After the...

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Magnificent Sistine Chapel

2018/05/31 Couples Jona S

Thanks to the skip the line entry, I was able to soak in "The Last Dinner" scene displayed on an entire wall of the Sistine Chapel while sitting on the viewing bench at my own pace. We entered the Chapel right at the mor...

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So great to get in before the crowds

2017/09/25 Couples Tyler Salovin

My wife and I had never been to the Vatican museum nor Sistine Chapel before. For us, two things that can ruin an excursion are waiting in the sun on endless lines and impossible crowds. This early access was the best ...

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Activity Provider Carrani Tours

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FAQ

Q. Can I take photos during my Vatican visit?
A. Non-flash photography is permitted in most areas of the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica. But, photography of any kind is not allowed inside the Sistine Chapel.
Q. What should I wear on my Vatican visit?
A. Men, women, and children must have their shoulders and knees covered at all times. Low-cut clothing and hats are not allowed.
Q. What is the best time to visit the Vatican?
A. If you want to avoid the crowds, go really early or really late. There are tours on VELTRA that provide access to the Sistine Chapel before it opens to the public and to the Vatican Museums after its operating hours.
Q. What is the best day of the week to visit the Vatican?
A. Visit on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday to avoid most of the crowds.

Most of the museums in Rome are closed on Mondays, the Papal Audience is staged every Wednesday, locals are part of the crowds on Saturdays and the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel are closed on Sundays.
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Payment / Cancellation Policy

Payment Methods
  • Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 07:20 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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Sistine Chapel Early Access and Vatican Museums Tour with Audio Guide
Get ahead of the pack and see Michelangelo's iconic frescoes in peace and quiet with early access Sistine Chapel tickets. Explore the chapel 1.25 hours before the public, then take in Renaissance sculptures and paintings with Vatican Museums tickets.