Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica Guided Tour

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Skip the line - Do not wait in line at the entrance

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Duration: 3 hours
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Experience Highlights

Discover the majesty of the Vatican Museums and the imposing St. Peter's Basilica on this guided tour. Avoid the long lines and immerse yourself in the rich history and art of Vatican City.

  • Preferential access to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica.
  • An expert guide will accompany you throughout the tour to provide detailed information and historical background.
  • Discover masterpieces such as the Sistine Chapel and Michelangelo's famous sculpture , The Pieta.

What’s included

  • No-queue entry to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica.
  • Guided tour by an expert.
  • Headphones for a better hearing of the guide's explanations.

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Keep in mind you need to arrive 25 minutes before start

Step by Step

This guided tour gives you the opportunity to explore the famous Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica in a comfortable and queue-free way. With your skip-the-line ticket, you will avoid the long lines and start your experience without delay.

The tour starts at the Vatican Museums, where you will be greeted by an expert guide who will accompany you throughout the tour. The Vatican Museums house an impressive collection of art and historical treasures, ranging from ancient to modern times. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to admire masterpieces by artists such as Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci and Caravaggio. One of the highlights is the Sistine Chapel, famous for its impressive frescoes painted by Michelangelo. Here, you can marvel at the famous scene of the Last Judgement and the creation of Adam.

After exploring the Vatican Museums, the tour continues to St. Peter's Basilica. This church, considered one of the most important in the world, is an impressive example of Renaissance architecture and houses numerous works of art and religious treasures. During the visit, your guide will provide you with detailed information about the history and highlights of the basilica, such as Michelangelo's famous sculpture, The Pietà.

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