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Skip the Line: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica Tour

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Skip the line for a unique tour that will let you admire the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Raphael's Rooms and St Peter's Basilica.
Highlights
  • Save hours waiting in line with a skip-the-line Vatican admission ticket 
  • Explore the interior with a guide for an enhanced experience 
  • Choose from a morning or afternoon time slot to suit any schedule 
  • A small group makes navigating the landmark a breeze
What to Expect
Depending on the departure time selected at checkout, your tour begins at a designated meeting point near the Vatican. Bypass lines that often exceed three hours and head straight inside the UNESCO World Heritage Site with your guide.
Once inside, you’ll tour the museum and admire Renaissance masterpieces by the likes of Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. Admire the world-famous frescoes of the Sistine Chapel; marvel at the wall paintings in Raphael’s Rooms; and see original perceptions of 16th-century Europe in the Gallery of Maps.
Then, you’ll head towards St. Peter’s Basilica and enjoy fast entry with your skip-the-line admission ticket. Admire the spectacular interior before you bid your guide and group farewell.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sarah our tour guide was an extremely knowledgable woman who knew the history like the back of her hand! She was very happy to answer all of our questions and gave us lots of opportunity to take pictures & showed us a lot of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KadiS35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Christina Swain. She is one of a kind in bringing the history of these places close to visitors and even kids. Christina is simply wonderful and she made this trip a highlight of our holiday. She is not only extremely knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank gudrunreiss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure to have a tour by Overome with a simple outstanding tour guide- Sara. She met the group at the designated spot with a large green Overome sign being easily visible to find. She made the tour look effortless as she was so...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank JamesEcker02_
Reviewed July 10, 2019

Sara from Overome was a great guide. Very friendly and knowledgeable about all areas of the Vatican experience. We were lucky on timing at St Peters as a Mass was taking place.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank VaughanTravels
Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

Our guide Sarah was excellent. Lots of tours promise the same benefits. This one delivered. Smart management placed in good positions to get the best despite large crowds. No other groups I saw used the seats or toilets. Small issues that demonstrate the beneficial point...More

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