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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 07/01/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/01/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Viale Vaticano
    Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy
    Meet your private local guide
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  • 1
    Casa Viale Vaticano 103
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 2
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    St. Peter's Basilica
    Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
    Finish at the heart of Vatican city & get more local recommendations
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Important Information
Departure Point
Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
Inclusions
  • Skip-the-line priority access
  • Trained local guide
  • Private Tour - Only your travel party & your guide
  • Make on-the-spot changes to the tour
  • Local tips & recommendations
Exclusions
  • Food & Beverages
  • Hotel pick up
  • Entrance tickets (starting from 21 Eur per adult; 12 Eur - under 18; free - under 6)
  • Entrance tickets to St. Peter's Basilica - 1.50 Each
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • You can not book this private tour for more than 8 people
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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cthomas wrote a review Oct 2020
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Lia and I met and she showed me around the Vatican museums during my study abroad here in Rome. She was so knowledgeable about her surroundings and was also just wonderful to talk to. I would definitely recommend booking Lia for this tour!!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Erin E wrote a review Oct 2020
Province of Naples, Italy33 contributions5 helpful votes
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We had a fantastic tour with Valentina! She is very knowledgeable. The Vatican museums are so big and she was able to guide us to the highlights and point out very interesting facts we would have easily overlooked. Great recommendations on food and other things to see in Rome. I
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Date of experience: October 2020
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NYSwitzerland wrote a review Oct 2020
Lachen6 contributions1 helpful vote
Fantastic Vatican City Tour with Francesca. My kids (9 and 12) absolutely loved this trip with Francesca! They had lots of fun - plus it was also quite empty at this time which was also really nice and relaxing. I'm so happy we did this tour - otherwise I doubt my kids would
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Dreamer548674 wrote a review Aug 2020
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We had a the best time with Cecilia. She was super helpful before we even met her. Tickets that were sold out on all sites miraculously appeared and our family were thrilled that she was able to do this. We had the most informative and personalised tour of the Vatican Museums
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Gavin M wrote a review Jan 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia2 contributions
My husband and I celebrated our honeymoon over thanksgiving and were looking for authentic experiences with local experts. We found this while touring the Vatican museums and St. Peter’s Basilica with Cecilia! Cecilia facilitated a very thoughtful and detailed tour, offering to
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Date of experience: November 2019
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A Delicious Experience
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Everything we hoped for
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Fabulous Experience
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Perfect Experience
Maurizio is the man! We talked about many things beyond food, it was an amazing experience thanks to him. We learne
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Fascinating tour with Amandio
Great tour. Amandio is passionate, interesting and funny. Also generous, attentionate and flexible. He suggested to
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Perfect Introduction to Rome!
Although the menu below won't let me record a date earlier than 2020, we visited Rome in October 2017. This was the
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Wonderful Ride with a Wonderful Guide
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Wonderful tour
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A Unique Roma Experience
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Great introduction to Rome's food and dining customs!
A friend recommended this tour and Francesca for the guide and it was a wonderful way to introduce ourselves to Rom
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Loved the experience!
Amandio is a terrific food tour guide! He knows his information from history to where the locals go for the best qu
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Heaven for a foodie
Had a delightful "10 tastings" tour of Rome with Francesca. She was friendly, helpful and knowledgeable and knew al
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Friendly and a great guide!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h 30m
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Italian
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