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Tours of the Vatican with Francesco & his Team

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Tours of the Vatican organizes private and small group tours of the Vatican City, the Sistine Chapel and the Basilica of St. Peter. No lines, no large groups. Top rated guides!
00100 Rome, Italy
+39 346 632 8279
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All reviews private tour sistine chapel fantastic tour hour tour answered all our questions highly recommend this company personal tour three hours worth every euro money well spent interesting information his knowledge booked this tour an excellent guide his passion art history own pace
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Reviewed yesterday

We had Thomas as our tour guide and did a fantastic job breaking down the history of each part of the Vatican. He translated the tour in English which helped better our understanding of the tour. He was a wonderful guide that took his time...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Souad G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Francesco was our excellent tour guide for two afternoons, visiting Vatican City and the Colosseum /Forum... he made the tour extremely interesting for all ages: children, parents & grandparents. We enjoyed the passion he exhibited for his city of Rome, his vast knowledge of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laurieann415
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to Tommaso the Vatican came to life. He was passionate, interesting, informative and engaging. His knowledge of the works of the Vatican and his attention to detail were exceptional. I suggest anyone touring the Vatican do the private tour and use Tommaso and his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank indygmartin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were gifted two tours from my parents for our wedding. The first day we visited the Colosseum and surrounding area and the following day was the Vatican. Our guide Tommaso, was fantastic. He was very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and engaging. The one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeremie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I toured the Vatican on Nov. 19/18. Our tour guide was Tomasso. First and foremost he was at the exact meeting place right on schedule.It is extremely busy in front of the Vatican but he was there with a sign just as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank barry w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Vatican is so large and so busy and has so much history and art and architecture, that it cannot be done on your own. Over the three hour tour , with one other couple ( there will never be more than ten people ),...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I - including three teenagers - had the experience of a lifetime visiting St. Peter's, the Sistine Chapel, and the Dome with our tour guide Francesco. Francesco's knowledge of Art History, the Classics, and Italian culture surpassed all expectations. While I have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Francesco was our guide and was incredibly friendly, knowledgeable and and fun to spend the afternoon with. He took time before the tour to explain the intricacies of the Sistine Chapel to us with an illustrated book by Antonio Paolucci. This helped prepare us for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Anthony N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our 2 children on a tour of the Colosseum and Roman Forum and would highly recommend. Our guide Francesco was very knowledgeable, friendly and really engaged the children

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I did a tour of the Vatican with Francesco and he made the visit unforgettable!! He is so knowledgeable and made it fun to learn while seeing the sites along the way. He gave us great recommendations for lunch after the tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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October 1, 2018|
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Response from toursofthevatican | Property representative |
Dear Catherine, thank you for your questions My name is Cristina and I'm the booking manager. I cannot find your name scheduled with us plus I read that you are looking for "Vatican tours Inc" that is another company, we are... More
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September 24, 2018|
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Response from AMVTX92 | Reviewed this property |
I sent an email and the prices vary depending on if you have a private tour or group tour. It was definitely worth the money!
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August 7, 2018|
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Response from AMVTX92 | Reviewed this property |
I emailed them through their website. They were very helpful, when it was time to pay they sent me a paypal link. We had no trouble finding our tour guide. We did 2 tours with them and both were fabulous.