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Vatican Museums Tour with Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica Visit Instant Confirmation


Visit all the highlights of Vatican without waiting in the long lines. Explore the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica and see the Bramante Staircase, usually closed to the public.

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  • Bramante Staircase
  • St. Peter's Basilica
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USD 106.60
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Child (Age 6-18)
USD 100.81
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Adult (Age 19 & over)
USD 106.60
USD 106.60
Child (Age 6-18)
USD 100.81
USD 100.81
Infant (Age 0-5)
  • Duration: 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Skip-the-line entry tickets to St. Peter’s Basilica and Vatican Museums / Special access to the Bramante Staircase / Use of audio headset / Entry to the Sistine Chapel
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • Check-in
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  • 07:45 Check in at the Entrance of the Vatican Museums
  • 08:00 The Vatican Museums
    Vatican Museums Visit the world-renowned Vatican Museums. Admire and get acquainted with the artistic masterpieces collected by the popes over the years. See up close the most significant Renaissance works of art in the world.
  • Pinacoteca
    19095553_S Stroll along the 18 rooms of the Pinacoteca, also known as the Picture Gallery, which showcases a collection of paintings from the Middles Ages to 1800, including the works of famous artists like Da Vinci, Caravaggio and more.
  • Bramante Staircase
    Bramante Staircase Visit the two staircases named Bramante Staircase, located in the Pio-Clementine Museum. One was built in 1505 and the other in 1932. Deemed to be a revolutionary piece of architecture, marvel at the staircase's double-helix shape, designed centuries before the DNA was discovered.
  • Sistine Chapel
    Sistine Chapel Enter the Sistine Chapel to see the world-famous fresco entitled "The Creation of Adam". Marvel at the stunning paintings in its high ceiling which Michelangelo completed in 1512. His work greatly contributed to the history of art and became the cornerstone work of High Renaissance art.
  • Raphael Rooms
    50841430_M Discover the four Raphael Rooms, located at the Pontifical Palace. Here you will see the famous frescoes painted by Raphael with the School of Athens.
  • Explore More Attractions
    vatican_gallery_long Grab this rare opportunity to visit more historic and culturally-rich landmarks, including the Chiaramonti Museum, Apollo Belvedere, Laocoön and His Sons, National Etruscan Museum, Gallery of the Candelabra, Gallery of the Tapestries and Gallery of Maps.
  • St. Peter’s Basilica
    St. Peter's Basilica Finally, the tour ends at St. Peter's Basilica, one of the largest churches in the world and the most renowned work of Renaissance architecture today.
  • 12:30 Tour Ends at St. Peter's Square
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. Knees, shoulders and backs must be covered.
    • No clothing that exposes a large amount of skin
Additional Note(s)
    • This tour operates with a maximum of 20 participants.
    • Extra measures may also restrict the size of bags that can be brought inside. To avoid disruptions or possible denied entry, it is strongly recommended that guests avoid bringing large purses, bags, or backpacks on your tour.
    • On Wednesdays, access to St. Peter's Basilica and Square may be closed at the time of the morning tour due to the Papal Audience.
    • Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access.
    • St. Peter's Basilica and other religious sites are subject to occasional closures for religious ceremonies. When this occurs, guests will be provided with an extended tour of the Vatican Museums or appropriate alternative.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 19:30 local time, 7 business days to 19:30 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 19:30 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Booking modifications made within 72 hours of tour date will be charged an amendment fee.
USD 106.60
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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(4 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 5 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat


The tour was interesting and thorough, paying extra for the Bramante staircase was well worth it. Also it was clear our tour guide Francesca was knowledgeable and passionate about art and history. She...more
by: Philip
I am very satisfied with the prompt booking confirmation. Website is easily navigated. Never have to contact customer support yet but I am sure it will be as efficient as the whole experience. I wou...more
by: Philip
Very informative and interesting tour. St. Peters Basilica is a once in a life time experience.
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Vatican Museums Tour with Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica Visit