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The Holy Tour: Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel plus Hadrian's Tomb Guided Tour provided by Vatican Guided Tours

The Holy Tour: Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel plus Hadrian's Tomb Guided Tour

The Holy Tour: Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel plus Hadrian's Tomb Guided Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
5h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Group size:
15
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
About
One day tour exploring the main religious features in Rome, from ancient times until the contemporary ages. Start your activity with a 3-hour skip-the-line tour of the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel, one of the most extraordinary collections of art worldwide, where admiring incredible masterpieces as Michelangelo's "Last Judgment" and many other frescoes and works of art. The experience continues with an intimate (max 15 pax) 2 hours guided tour, discovering the main treasures of Castel Sant'Angelo, staying away from the crowded group tours. With your guide, you will admire the impressive castle's architecture. Once you get inside, you will be led through the several historical stages of the Eternal City and admire the incredible masterpieces hosted by the castle.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 153188P31
Important information
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Saint Peter Basilica visit
Duration
5h
Departure details
  • Via dei Gracchi, 17, 00192 Roma RM, Italy Meeting time 20 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
  • Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00186 Roma RM, Italy Your meeting point for the Castel Sant'Angelo guided tour is the museum entrance. Your guide will wait for you directly at the entrance of Castel Sant'Angelo Museum holding "Tour in the City" signal, possibly with your name. The tour starts at 5:00 pm. An advance of 15 minutes is kindly required.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
  • Vatican Museum groups can reach a maximum number of 25 participant
  • Castel Sant'Angelo groups can reach a maximum number of 25 participant
  • Customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time for the Vatican Museum Tour, and 15 min advance for the Castel Sant'Angelo Tour, due to managing and organizational reasons.
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and Vatican Museum. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Dress code is smart casual. Comfortable shoes recommended
  • To get inside the monuments it is used group ticket and not individual one. It cannot be can asked just the ticket entrance.
  • You must have a valid photo ID to enter the monuments (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also provide your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour, if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
  • Child discount is applied only with a valid ID card
  • Tour will not operate on religious holidays
  • This activity can be subjected to sudden closures due to religious and istitutional reasons.
  • Estimated time entrance to the Vatican Museum is 45 minutes after tour departure, because you will have to pass the security check.
  • For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened. To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray
  • Not recommended for participants with mobility problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible due to some difficulties in Sistine Chapel
  • English only
  • 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.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Saint Peter Basilica visit
Departure details
  • Via dei Gracchi, 17, 00192 Roma RM, Italy Meeting time 20 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
  • Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00186 Roma RM, Italy Your meeting point for the Castel Sant'Angelo guided tour is the museum entrance. Your guide will wait for you directly at the entrance of Castel Sant'Angelo Museum holding "Tour in the City" signal, possibly with your name. The tour starts at 5:00 pm. An advance of 15 minutes is kindly required.
Duration
5h
Return details
  • Lungotevere Castello, Roma RM, Italy Your tour will end at the exit of Castel Sant'Angelo.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
  • Vatican Museum groups can reach a maximum number of 25 participant
  • Castel Sant'Angelo groups can reach a maximum number of 25 participant
  • Customers have a mandatory meeting time stated 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time for the Vatican Museum Tour, and 15 min advance for the Castel Sant'Angelo Tour, due to managing and organizational reasons.
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and Vatican Museum. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Dress code is smart casual. Comfortable shoes recommended
  • To get inside the monuments it is used group ticket and not individual one. It cannot be can asked just the ticket entrance.
  • You must have a valid photo ID to enter the monuments (student's ID, Driver License, Passport or State ID all work.) You will be asked to also provide your name, last name and date of birth (at the beginning of the tour, if not provided beforehand.) Security may prevent you from entering the site if the information provided is not accurate and/or don't match the one on your ID.
  • Child discount is applied only with a valid ID card
  • Tour will not operate on religious holidays
  • This activity can be subjected to sudden closures due to religious and istitutional reasons.
  • Estimated time entrance to the Vatican Museum is 45 minutes after tour departure, because you will have to pass the security check.
  • For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened. To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray
  • Not recommended for participants with mobility problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible due to some difficulties in Sistine Chapel
  • English only
  • 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.
  • For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Itinerary
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    St. Peter's Square
    Stop: 20 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Vatican Museums
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    Sistine Chapel
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Lungotevere Castello
    Lungotevere Castello, Roma RM, Italy
    Your tour will end at the exit of Castel Sant'Angelo.
    See address & details
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Tatiana S
Paris, France5 contributions
Family
Grosse arnaque! Billets achetés franchement pour faire la queue une heure! Cela ne sert pas à grand chose
Written December 31, 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
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Written January 3, 2020
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

By: Vatican Guided Tours
Robert G
Robert G
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Vatican Museum with Barbera
This tour was excetional in all respects, mainly due to our guide Barbera who could teach a university-level course
7655regina
7655regina
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Top notch tour - Request Debra!!
DEBRA was awesome. Great storyteller, excellent knowledge of the sight and art, and excellent at organizing a grou
julietA3352SY
julietA3352SY
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TOUR CANCELED WITH NO NOTICE OR REASON
Do not book this Company! They just canceled our tour 2 days away with no notice or reason after it was paid for mo
Extraordinary771372
Extraordinary771372
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Excellent tour
Excellent tour with Roberto he knows his Vatican very informative friendly and enjoyable definitely recommend
334treys
334treys
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Private Tours with LivTours (2)
We had Santi (LivItaly Tours) as private guide on this 2.5-3hr tour of colosseum and underground area followed by P
nicolaia910
nicolaia910
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Highly recommended
Seeing the Vatican with a tour is a must to get the most out of the experience. Elaine was an excellent and knowled
Twila4301
Twila4301
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Great tour!
We had an excellent tour thru LivTours. Lucia did a great job explaining everything in The Vatican. Highly recommen
Declan C
Declan C
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Very enjoyable experience
The process for ticket pick up was smooth. Our guide Claudia could not have been nicer. She was excellent in her kn
jhansman
jhansman
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Fantastic Tour and Guide Massimo!
We had a private tour of the Roman Forum and the Colosseum on October 5. Our English speaking guide Massimo was fa
swabygw
swabygw
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Just okay
We received a text the day before that there weren't enough people for our tour at 1 pm, and, therefore, we were be
Katherine C
Katherine C
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Best tour guide!
Giavoni was a superb guide. He made sure my teen granddaughters were engaged in all that he shared. He has a good s
Mariejohnston03
Mariejohnston03
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Unforgettable Experience Bespoke Service
We had started our tour early in the day to avoid the crowds. As in all areas of high tourist traffic and other unk
Isabellacruz23
Isabellacruz23
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Vatican Guided Tour Is Second To None!
This tour was each and everything we expected. We are very much glad that we have hired Vatican Guided Tour. We wer
Martinangelina
Martinangelina
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Bespoke Service from a Veteran Tour Operator
We are satisfied that we hired Vatican Guided Tour. Our travel guide Clara was knowledgeable and passionate for art
adp1969red
adp1969red
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5 star
Our tour guide was Amil. An absolutely fantastic guide. Made it a very fun tour. Thank you very much
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