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Skip the Line: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Entrance Tickets
$35.02 per adult
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Skip the Line Ticket: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
$42.26 per adult
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Faster Than Skip The Line Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Entrance Tickets
$48.30 per adult
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St. Peter's Basilica : Fast Entry Guided Tour with Vatican official guides
$32.60 per adult
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Rome Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica Early Morning Express Tour
$89.78 per adult
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Vatican Night Tour - Rome
$3.77 per adult
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Detailed Itinerary Vatican, Sistine & St Peter's Tour with Privileged Entrance
$119.73 per adult
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Vatican Small Group Tour with Early Entrance
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Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy
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Fast Track - Vatican Tour with Museums, Sistine Chapel & Raphael rooms

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Explore Vatican City in the company of a guide. Visit the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica in a single, half-day walking tour. Get insider info on these must-see Rome attractions through your guide’s commentary and enjoy fast-track entrance tickets to the museums and St. Peter's Basilica.
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duck8to wrote a review Nov 2020
Montville, New Jersey6,223 contributions1,267 helpful votes
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At 121 acres, Citta del Vaticano (Vatican City) is the smallest city -state in the world. It has it's own flag and post office. Be sure to get a post card and mail it home. Also make sure it is dropped it into one of the mail boxes inside Vatican City so you can receive the Vatican post mark. The Pope is known as the sovereign of Vatican City, as well as, the Bishop of Rome. The major structures of Vatican city include: (1) St. Peter's Basilica which is free to enter but long lines await you. The underground tomb of St. Peter has an admission fee of 13 Euros and requires an advanced reservation. It is 8 Euros to climb to the top of the dome. (2) Musei Vaticano which is actually several museums . The museum is not free but is usually combined with other Vatican city landmarks. You can buy a timed ticket online. (3) Sistine Chapel is inside the Vatican museum and is covered by your Vatican museum ticket. No photos are allowed in the Sistine Chapel but I have seen many photos in reviews. (4) The Vatican gardens are extensive at 57 acres. There is no general access but require an admission ticket. Tours are also available if you care to see the gardens. Vatican City is financially supported by donations from the faithful, the purchase of postage stamps, purchases of items from the religious stores in Vatican City, admissions to the Vatican museums and sales of publications. It is not possible to see all the highlight of Vatican city in a day. Depending on your interests the Vatican museums can be a two day event. To get the most out of your visit it is important to do a lot of research ahead of time. A general audience with the Pope requires a reservation usually months in advance. Check the Vatican website months in advance before you go.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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charbish27 wrote a review Nov 2020
London, United Kingdom14 contributions12 helpful votes
Breathtaking. The beauty of this place is amazing. The grounds are so large, the buildings so vastly and all the details are so intricate. They were careful with social distancing, wearing of masks and sanitising measures which is good. Bought some lovely gold jewellery from the on-site gift shop too.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Dwatkinsuk wrote a review Oct 2020
Egg, Switzerland315 contributions125 helpful votes
Covid has been nasty for us all especially the travel industry- but to be able to get to the Basilica with no queues was not unpleasant. A truly beautiful church and a credit to those who built it, this is a masterpiece. A must is the climb to the cupola for fantastic views...a great way to spend 2 hours is the rest is not for you....
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Date of experience: October 2020
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nottageja wrote a review Oct 2020
Bristol, United Kingdom66 contributions51 helpful votes
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The multiple rooms in the museum are so full of beautiful artwork and sights it’s hard to know where to look. The art on view is astoundingly beautiful and hard to believe much of it is hundreds of years old.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Alison wrote a review Oct 2020
Scotland, United Kingdom8 contributions9 helpful votes
Visited end September 2020. specifically to go and listen to the papal Audience in the morning, which was very intimate due to the covid restrictions. Afternoon we had booked Maximus tours Vatican highlights, which was extremely informative and worth every penny. We stayed for Holy Mass within St Peters Bascilica. The following day we returned to spend more time absorbing the sacredness of the place and contemplating.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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