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Sistine Chapel Tours

Viale Vaticano 42, 00165 Rome, Italy
+39 334 397 7910
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Take in the splendour

This place is a must when you visit Rome, book on line through the Vatican website it's €20 which... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2014
Michelle D
A Memorable Tour

After an easy and complete booking experience that included reminders that took place only through... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2014
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Sofia and her team provide private and small group tours of the Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums and the Basilica of St. Peter. No lines - no large groups - guaranteed.
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Viale Vaticano 42, 00165 Rome, Italy
Vatican / Borgo
+39 334 397 7910

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Reviewed October 29, 2014

This place is a must when you visit Rome, book on line through the Vatican website it's €20 which includes the booking fee, and you skip the line and go straight through no queue. The Sistine Chapel is magnificent and the The last Judgement is...More

4  Thank Michelle D
Reviewed October 7, 2014

After an easy and complete booking experience that included reminders that took place only through email and texts, we met our guide Mariaclaudia at the entrance to the Vatican Museum. She guided us through the masses at the entrance of the museum and began our...More

2  Thank kgullotti92
Reviewed October 4, 2014

We booked our tour online with Sofia and Sistine Chapel Tours and were thrilled with the results. Our guide Alessia led us past the long ques, through security and into elevators that helped us get to our starting point very quickly. Having formerly worked within...More

3  Thank SpinnerCOyyy
Reviewed September 26, 2014

Had to be there for 7am, but well worth it, the place is breathtaking, unfortunately the taxis drivers don,t know where it is? We spent 2 hours there and it was unbelievable - a must see!

1  Thank kathryn L
Reviewed September 7, 2014

Thank you very much Sofia and Simona for the best Vatican tour in Rome! My wife and I were celebrating our 5 year anniversary, and we wanted an excellent private tour. Sofia was able to set up the whole tour by email. She arranged our...More

4  Thank Joseph P
Reviewed August 22, 2014

We booked a private tour using the site SistineChapelTours.org. Our experience was amazing! This tour was SO well worth the price. In order to do it you go to the site and fill out a contact form. Someone from the agency emails back with all...More

2  Thank mjonairn
Reviewed July 28, 2014

Let me start by saying Marta and Ilona were wonderful tour guides! Now, on to the tour. After my mom and I finished a Mediterranean cruise in Venice we took the train and spent a few days in Rome. Since Rome is such an historic...More

7  Thank MeLindaH00
Reviewed July 28, 2014

We had a wonderful tour guide, Luciana, who brought an art book so that she could tell us about the Sistine Chapel ceiling and Michelangelo's process with the paintings, over lunch and before we got to the Chapel. It made seeing the Chapel that much...More

1  Thank Liz I
Reviewed July 18, 2014

Well 20,000 people go through it every day...even with a guided tour, your still walking the same route...very, very, very crowded...easy to lose your wife or the rest of your group...interestingly, you can't go right to the Sistine Chapel...you have to meander through 40 rooms...More

2  Thank Barney B
Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a private guide arranged for by La Piccola Maison and it was well worth every penny. The information and passion brought to the tour by Maria (our guide) was terrific. I can't believe you would try this on your own. So much to...More

1  Thank morgan1955
Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighborhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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October 23, 2017|
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Response from leisurebug2016 | Reviewed this property |
I also can't remember the tour company but did book through Viator (which contracts this to other companies). I would say most important in your booking would be to ensure that you 1. skip the line, 2. have early entry... More
June 26, 2017|
Response from Keith D | Reviewed this property |
Sistine Chapel Tours. Their Tours start at 9am. We were there 10 minutes earlier and Elisabetta walked us straight in past the queue. She was excellent. Seriously worth the money. By the time we finished (3 hours later) it... More
January 28, 2017|
Response from kgullotti92 | Reviewed this property |
As research will show you, those free days will only apply to Roman museums. The Sistine Chapel tour is in the Vatican not in Rome.