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Vatican Highlights Tour - Semi-Private Skip The Line

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

    We tour the highlights of the largest collect in the world including the Sistine Chapel with an introduction of St. Peter's Basilica.

    Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

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

    Here we enjoy Michelangelo's amazing fresco's including the 'Creation of Man' on the ceiling and 'Last Judgment' on the alter wall.

    Duration: 15 minutes

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

    The tour will finish with an introduction of St. Peter's Basilica from the out side. The guide will tell you all about St. Peter's Basilica before you are given free time to explore on your own, without waiting in line, at no admission cost.

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice way to get ahead of the lines and information on what you are seeing in the Vatican. Make sure to take lots of water in hotter times of the year as it is a lot of walking (mostly indoors). Our guide was very helpful....More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Ryan J
    VaticanTour, Manager at Maximus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, we are happy that you enjoyed the Vatican Tour. The summer months can be very hot as much of the Museums do not have A/C so yes, please come prepared with plenty of water.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Guide was very knowledgeable of the Vatican. Sometimes crowd made it difficult to move around and hear the guide.More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank JanenRick
    VaticanTour, Manager at Maximus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review on the tour. We are glad that you thought the guide was very knowledgeable. With regards to the crowds at the Vatican, the Vatican tends to be very busy during the summer months however unfortunately...More

    Reviewed June 26, 2019

    This company moved our tour time up to try to avoid a cruise ship rush in the museum. We appreciated they were looking out for us! The guide was very knowledgeable and we enjoyed the tour. The only negative was the headsets. If we were...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank oktraveler22
    VaticanTour, Manager at Maximus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review and your comment on the headsets, we will make sure that the guide speaks clearly into the mic at all times.

    Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

    It was really a good experience with Maximus Tours and I will recommend it for anyone. Our tour guide Tatiana so amazing and a great historian with very in depth knowledge about the arts and history. Thanks Tatiana and hope to meet you again. I...More

    Thank chuka-eze
    VaticanTour, Manager at Maximus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are happy that you thought Tatiana was amazing and I am sure she will be happy to read your review as well. We hope to see you back in Italy again soon!

    Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

    Our guide, Cristiana was very passionate about the art and architecture of the Vatican and her knowledge really shone through. Our group was very intimate and my friends and I learnt so much. Well worth the money and a way to make the best of...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank Vaidehi M
    VaticanTour, Manager at Maximus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are always happy to hear that you had a great learning experience while touring with us. Cristiana will be very happy to hear this as well. Thank you

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    June 13, 2019|
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    No. Three hour tour time. Skip the main line. Headsets.
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