Vatican Museums Hidden Gems


Tour Number

Activity Level



First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Partial access for wheelchairs. For any further information please contact me

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

A private Tour in Rome

Enjoy this exclusively designed private tour of the stunning Vatican museums and its hidden gems.
Skip the line and enter directly to enjoy some of the world's most renowned masterpieces produced by Michelangelo, Raphael, Caravaggio, Leonardo da Vinci, and visit some hidden off-the-beaten-track rooms. Explore the fascinating architecture and a vast collection of classical sculptures. Leave the crowd behind and with pass the gatekeeper to privately enter the Room of the Animals. Marvel at the stunning statues of the Vatican's "Stone Zoo".
Stroll through the ever-closed Gallery of Statues to explore a fantastic collection of sculptures and ceiling partly painted by Pinturicchio. Enter the real hidden gem of the Vatican - the Cabinet of the Masks - a little room with a fantastic view of the city containing precious sculptures and mosaics. Continue the visit by entering into the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica directly from the museums and finish your tour in the charming St. Peter Square.


Hotel Pick-up
Vatican Museums
Pinecone Courtyard
Pius Clementine Museum
Animals Room
Cabinet of Masks
Sistine Chapel
St. Peter Basilica
hotel drop-off.

(*) A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements

It is strictly forbidden to take photographs in the Sistine Chapel.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up at your hotel/Accommodation (within Aurelian Walls).

End location: The trip back to your hotel/accommodation or your preferred location within the city center, leaves immediately after the tour.

Duration: 3 hours 30 min.


Hotel pick up and drop off (within Aurelian Walls) by vehicle included (numer of vehicles provided according to the numer of passengers)

What’s Included

Other: - Professional guide
- Skip the line tickets
- Private Walking Tour
- Transfer (Hotel pickup and drop off)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 Euro - Should you decide to buy food, beverage or souvenirs during the tour.

What’s Extra

Other: Food and Beverage


I am not a driver but I arrage trasportation for all my tours

A Recent Review of this tour

Very professional and knowledgeable. Keen interest to ensure that we were fully satisfied at each explanation. All queries handled with patience. On top of it lovely companion guide.
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