We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Vatican Guided Tours

#110 of 730 Tours in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Trastevere
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
Address: Via del Portico d'Ottavia 13, 00186 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +39 338 667 2861
Website
Today
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

We are an official tour operator, authorized by the Vatican, to have...

We are an official tour operator, authorized by the Vatican, to have privilege entrances. Our staff and our official and mother-tongue tour guides will offer you an unforgettable experience over the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica at the most competitive price. The admiration, appraisal and enjoyment of countless astounding sights will always be seen in a more comfortable manner, avoiding tedious long lines and standard routine itineraries. We offer special deals for: Schools, associations and tour operators. All Tours are suitable for children and also disables. Our company, with head office in Rome, creates and sells its own services and itineraries and not reselling standard packages; we offer, also, tailor made services to give you the chance to live your stay in Rome as you have always dreamt. We guarantee good quality at the most competitive price. Our reward is to let you talk about us for a life time!

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
$42.56*
and up
Skip the Line:Colosseum Official Guided Tour - Entrance Fee Included
More Info
$56.75*
and up
Skip the Line: Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Roman Forum Official Guided Tour...
More Info
$78.58*
and up
Guided Skip-the-Line Group Tour of the Vatican Museum, Saint Peter's Basilica...

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 1,490 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 800
    Excellent
  • 213
    Very good
  • 82
    Average
  • 59
    Poor
  • 77
    Terrible
City of Vatican in 3h, skip the line, 41 euros!

Well, we were sceptical, but we risked it and we got Grant. Great guy, awesome guide. In 3h I got the enough knowledge regarding Vatican City. We skipped the line and we payed 41... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Razvan P
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

1,490 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,231: English reviews
Level Contributor
27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Well, we were sceptical, but we risked it and we got Grant. Great guy, awesome guide. In 3h I got the enough knowledge regarding Vatican City. We skipped the line and we payed 41 euros/person. I think it is a faire trade. Thank you, Grant!

Helpful?
Thank Razvan P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The money was worth it. Our guide, Marta, was very informative & patient. It was great that she had her tablet to help explain visually & up close what will be seen on the Sistine Chapel. It was also great that this group used headsets to hear the guide better.

Helpful?
Thank Claire O
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the day with Luca for both a Vatican tour as well as a Baroque Art tour in the city of Rome. Luca was fantastic as he enriched our experience through his knowledge, his use of pictures and then his personal passion for the art and history within the Museum and Art in the city. He was responsive to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jeff W
Den Helder, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When you are naar the Vatican many people tell you there is a line and you have to wait for hours to get in. But iT is beter to check the line first. We paid 50 euro pp. To skipp the line but when we came to the entrance there was no line. This Happinez quit Otten. The quide Speaks... More 

Helpful?
Thank liesw595
Lagos, Nigeria
Level Contributor
25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So this is a Country hun? where to start, yes mission impossible, google took me to the pope house where i was turned back before i got the actual breathtaking entrance am sure i took like a thousand photos here, even sent a post card from the Vatican post to my daughter, food and drinks OK, a lot of souvenir... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tayo A
Level Contributor
25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a skip the line tour and am so glad we did. The tour guide, Suzanne was excellent and really knowledgeable. Also liked that there were only 20 adults on the tour so was small compared to other tours we saw. We did " skip the line" too as we went through a different entrance !

Helpful?
Thank Super_mum25
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel twice before on previous visits to Rome. This year I finally booked the walking garden tour and it was amazing to see a different part of the Vatican. Our guided was very informative and even though the tour was 2 hours, it was conducted at a leisurely pace to be... More 

Helpful?
Thank AZ_TracyT
Bowie, Maryland
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked with Viator. Amber was the most knowledgeable guide we had the pleasure of using. She made the art in the museum come to life with detailed descriptions and photographs. She explained the history behind the acquisition of some of the art, the artists and the acquisition of the most unbelievable collection. The started on time. Amber explained in depth... More 

Helpful?
Thank sgmike2015
Level Contributor
18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I appreciated the lady who guided us cause she was nice and made sure we understood what she was explaining about the artworks within the vatican city. She made sure that none of us were left behind as well. However I had to minus one star from this rating cause i think the st peters basilica was overpriced - 35€... More 

Helpful?
Thank michsam77
Wilmington, North Carolina
Level Contributor
35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this tour on line in advance of coming to Rome for the Jubilee Year celebrations. Our tour guide led our small group around the Gardens giving us insight into current and historical usage. You do need to be able to walk for 1 1/2 hours on uneven surfaces. After our tour, we were allowed to tour the attached... More 

Helpful?
Thank Domercruisers

Travelers who viewed Vatican Guided Tours also viewed

 

Been to Vatican Guided Tours? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Vatican Guided Tours and other visitors
46 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (46)

Questions? Get answers from Vatican Guided Tours staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?

Staying in Trastevere

Neighborhood Profile
Trastevere
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
Explore this neighborhood