Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

448470


Categories

Youth and Family, Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. The Museums are very busy we might decide a light tour in case you have young kids with you.
- I'm a kids friendly guide so just contact me to plan the visit with your kids at the Museums.

Friendly: Yes.
With wheel chair it is not possible to visit all the galleries, contact me to know exactly what is possible to visit. There is not short access from the Sistine Chapel to St. Peter's Basilica for wheel chairs.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

Vatican Museums - Sistine Chapel - St. Peter's Basilica


As Art Historian I will lead you inside the Vatican Museums to explain you the treasures housed inside and collected over years by important and powerful popes. Visitors to the Vatican Museums have before them one of the finest art collections in the world. The Museums give access to the Sistine Chapel where you will admire the amazing Michelangelo's painted vault.
After we finish with the visit of the Museums we will enter St. Peter's Basilica the biggest of all Roman Catholic Church, houses Michelangelo's Pietà, Bernini's Baldachin, statues and tombs of popes. We will literary jump into the past with the historical events who made all of this one of the most visited city in the world.

Itinerary

We will visit the Painting Gallery, The Gallery of Candelabras, the Gallery of Tapestries, Sistine Chapel ( all part of the Vatican Museums ) and St. Peter's basilica to finish in St. Peter's square.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: I will meet in Viale Vaticano n 100 and you will recognize me since I will hold a sign with your name on it.

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

This is a walking tour

-Transfer from the hotel can be booked. Contact me for the extra cost.

What’s Included

Other: My services as your personal tour guide for 3 hours to visit the Vatican Museums, Painting Gallery, Gallery of Candelabras, Gallery of Maps, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica, plus entrance tickets with reservation to skip the line entrance.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euro - x person for taxi transfer - snack

What’s Extra

Other: - headsets if more than 6 persons, any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals,transportation
- anything that is not mentioned in the included section
-the tour can be arranged for more than 6 persons at a different cost

** NOTES **

-Inside the Sistine Chapel is not possible to talk or take pictures for this reason I will explain to you the Sistine Chapel before reaching it.

- In case without previous notice St. Peter's Basilica is closed ( for security reason often we do not know ) the tour will be longer inside the Vatican Museums and there is not refund for that.

- To visit Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica knees and shoulder must be covered

- On Sundays the Vatican Museums are closed so the tour is from Monday to Saturday

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can arrange for you for a car and a driver.

Before booking contact me is always better to check the availability with me, to agree on the time of departure, I will be happy to answer you!

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    448470


    Categories

    Youth and Family, Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. The Museums are very busy we might decide a light tour in case you have young kids with you.
    - I'm a kids friendly guide so just contact me to plan the visit with your kids at the Museums.

    Friendly: Yes.
    With wheel chair it is not possible to visit all the galleries, contact me to know exactly what is possible to visit. There is not short access from the Sistine Chapel to St. Peter's Basilica for wheel chairs.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

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