VIP Vatican, Sistine Chapel and Exclusive Necropolis Skip-the-Line Private Tour
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VIP Vatican, Sistine Chapel and Exclusive Necropolis Skip-the-Line Private Tour

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Stop At: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy

You will meet your Private Guide in front of the Vatican Museum's entrance. You will go with Skip-The-Line tickets having a priority access into the Museum. 

An expert English speaking guide will take you on a journey to The Vatican City home possibly the most famous tourist destination in the world. The Vatican museums attract with its ancient Roman and Greek statuary collections of the Renaissance popes, Muse's rooms,Circular room with Hercules, the Gallery of Maps and the rooms of Raphael, millions of fervent religious supporters and interested visitors each year. Join us to see the fantastic art, history and architecture housed within the walls of this beautiful city's 7 km of galleries, chapels and rooms, overlooking the Vatican Gardens. Start your adventure with the main part of the tour seeing all of the very best parts of the museums, like explained in detail by your professional private guide.

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Stop At: Sistine Chapel, Citta del Vaticano 1, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Then you will move on to the Sistine Chapel and see the breathtaking Last Judgement of Michelangelo, a project which changed the course of Western art and is regarded as one of the major artistic accomplishments of human civilization.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza di San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Continuing on through the St.Peter's Basilica, you will marvel at the masterpieces of Bernini's Canopy (the largest bronze object in the world) and at the awe-inspiring Pietà Michelangelo's masterpiece.

Stop At: Vatican Necropolis, Piazza San Pietro Beneath St. Peter’s Basilica, 00120 Vatican City Italy

The incredible Vatican Necropolis, once being an ancient Pagan & Christian cemetery and burial ground from the 1st century, this is the presumed location of Saint Peter’s burial tomb. Saint Peter is famously one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ and the first recognized leader and Pope of the Catholic Church. 

You will go down, through the Scavi (underground tunnels and galleries), into the lowest levels of St. Peter's Basilica.The Scavi tour goes down below the Grotto (area just beneath St. Peter Basilica, where lie the monuments, chapels and tombs of past Popes), to the Necropolis area

This is perhaps the most sacred site within Vatican City, and amazingly you can now visit it with us on this exclusive experience!

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Vatican Grottoes, Vatican City Italy

During the Vatican City Private Tour you walk below the Basilica, through dimly-lit tunnels towards, our guide will indicate you the Vatican Grottoes, the resting place of many popes, and you will also, individually have the chance to stop by the tomb of Pope John Paul II.

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  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Vatican Museum Private tour
  • Necropolis Small group guided tour (max 15 persons)
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Assistance on site and from our office near the Vatican
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Necropolis
Not included
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • This Privileged entry is strictly limited so you must arrive on time. Anyone who arrives after their time slot cannot be accommodated or refunded
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
  • Please be advised capacity regulations and security may delay the tour departure. This could also influence the smooth running of the tour specially on national holidays and events.
  • Minimum age to take part of the tour is 15 years old
  • There is no refund on reservation fees and tickets of monuments that are closed due to event that is out of our control.
  • In that instance we’ll try our best to re-accommodate the tour when the information from the office responsible of the sites visited is given in a timely manner for us to rearrange and inform all clients.
  • If this is not possible, we will operate the tour and will include other sites to compensate for the site/s being closed. No refund is given on unused tickets due to events that are out of our control.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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