Private tour

Rome: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Private Tour

Activity provider: Italy Rome Tour
Private tour

Rome: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Private Tour

Activity provider: Italy Rome Tour

From US$ 325.35 per group up to 1

Skip the ticket line on a private guided tour of the Vatican Museums. Visit St. Peter’s Square, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, French, Italian, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Skip the line at Vatican attractions and enter without having to wait
  • Marvel at the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel
  • Visit St. Peter’s Square and St. Peter’s Basilica
Full description

Your official Vatican guide will take you on a unique private half-day tour of the highlights of Vatican City. Your itinerary can be customized to ensure that your experience is a memorable one. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. This means entering the Vatican Museums with no hassle and no wait, leaving ample time to appreciate the spectacular Sistine Chapel.

You’ll visit St. Peter’s Basilica and the papal tomb (whenever this is possible) and explore vast St. Peter’s Square.

  • Official Vatican tour guide
  • Vatican Museums skip-the-line entry ticket
  • Headsets
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips

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Meeting point

Vatican Museums entrance, located in Viale Vaticano, Vaticano 00165 Rome, just under the white arch on the steps.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Shorts
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Smoking
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • Please note: The Basilica is not accessible until further notice
  • There will be an airport-style security check before you enter St. Peter's Basilica; please leave liquids and sharp items at home.
  • The tour can be canceled up to 2 weeks before the scheduled date. If a cancellation is not made within this time period, the supplier reserves the right to debit a "no show fee” on your credit card, which will be the total amount for the requested services.
  • It is recommended that guests make their own way to the Vatican Museums to meet with their guide. Alternatively, the guide can meet guests at their hotel and accompany them, by taxi, to the Vatican (service charge covered in tour fee).

Product ID: 20853