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Sistine Chapel Early Access with St. Peter's Basilica and Pope's Crypts Visit Instant Confirmation

St. Peter's Basilica Under the Dome

Enjoy the biggest highlights of the Vatican! Get an early access to the Sistine Chapel with skip-the-line entry to the St. Peter's Basilica. Avoid the crowds and have ample time inside Papal Tombs to be humbled by the fixtures of the holy ground.

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  • St. Peter's Basilica Interior
  • St. Peter's Basilica
  • St. Peter's Basilica
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Adult (Age 19 & over)
USD 86.51
USD 86.51
Child (Age 6-18)
USD 80.66
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Infant (Age 0-5)
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Adult (Age 19 & over)
USD 86.51
USD 86.51
Child (Age 6-18)
USD 80.66
USD 80.66
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
  • Duration: 2.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Entrance to the Sistine Chapel / Skip-the-line entrance to St. Peter's Basilica / Entrance to the Crypts/Papal Tombs of St. Peter's Basilica
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • 07:05 Meet Your Guide across the Entrance of Vatican Museums
  • 07:20 Start of Tour
  • Sistine Chapel
    'Adam's_Creation_Sistine_Chapel_ceiling'_by_Michelangelo_JBU33cut Join the first group to enter the chapel! On the way over, your guide will provide you with basic information on what to look for once you enter. Feel free to take in the sacred atmosphere and the beauty of Michelangelo's masterpieces.
  • St. Peter’s Basilica
    pieta-michelangelo Enjoy an introduction to the Basilica and the amazing sights you’ll encounter within.See Michelangelo's moving Pietà and Bernini’s 96-foot-high masterpiece: a baroque baldachin with twisting columns, cast using bronze ‘recycled’ from the Pantheon.
  • Crypts of the Popes
    St. Peter's Basilica Have free time to explore the main level of the Basilica. After that, be lead you down to the Crypts of the Popes, housed in the space between the older 4th-century Basilica and St. Peter’s, which was built on top of it.
  • St. Peter’s Square
    2015-03-18_115010 At the conclusion of your visit, be lead by your guide to the outside the entrance of the Basilica, leading on to Bernini’s architectural masterpiece: St. Peter’s Square.
  • 09:20 Tour Ends at St. Peter's Square
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Clothing that covers from the shoulder to knee
    • No clothing that exposes a large amount of skin
    • Strollers are not allowed
Additional Note(s)
    • The Sistine Chapel tour has no bathroom or water break. Please plan accordingly to maximize your time inside.
    • Bags and equipment like tripods and umbrellas are not permitted in the Vatican. All baggage must be checked in at the cloakroom at least 15 minutes before the tour begins.
    • Non-flash photography is permitted throughout the tour, except in the Sistine Chapel where talking and photography are prohibited.
    • Guided visits inside Saint Peter’s Basilica are not permitted in the early morning due to the mass being held. Instead, your guide will deliver a full commentary from the Basilica porch.
    • Saint Peter’s Basilica is subject to last-minute closures for religious ceremonies. When this occurs, an extended tour of the Vatican Museums will be offered.
    • The Basilica Crypts are subject to last-minute closures for religious ceremonies. In this case, the guide will inform the tour group of when the crypts will be accessible.
    • Entrance to the Vatican requires a strict dress code for both men and women. Entry may be denied to improperly dressed participants.
    • It is not possible to re-enter the Vatican once you leave as the Vatican tickets are single entry only.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 20.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 07:20 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Changes made to bookings 72 hours prior to the activity will be subject to rebooking fees.
USD 86.51
USD 86.51

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Sistine Chapel Early Access with St. Peter's Basilica and Pope's Crypts Visit