Vatican Museums Tour & Catacombs

Vatican Museums Tour & Catacombs

Language
English, French
Duration
8 Hours
Free! cancellation up to 24h

Highlights

  • Skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museums
  • Raphael’s Rooms
  • Sistine Chapel
  • St. Peter's Basilica
  • Lunch in a typical Italian Restaurant
  • The main Christian Basilicas & the Holy Stairs
  • The secret underground Catacombs on Via Appia Antica

Description

Discover the masterpieces of Rome on this tour of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. You won't have to worry about waiting in long lines on this tour! We are here to ensure that you skip the lines and our expert guides will be there to give you an insider's point of view.

In the Vatican Museums you will discover the Pio-Clementino Museum , the Chiaramonti Museum , the Gregorian Etruscan Museum and the Gregoriano Egiziano Museum, which houses unique pieces of antiquity. You will admire works by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Carvaggio, Raphael and Giotto, among many other artists.

You will visit the Sistine Chapel , famous throughout the world for the frescoes of its vault and its walls, where we find the spectacular "Final Judgment" by Michelangelo, and finally, by an exclusive no-queue access, we will enter the impressive St. Peter's Basilica where this very complete tour will show you unique and indispensable places on your trip to Rome.

Complete the tour with a journey through the major Christian Basilicas, Catacombs and ancient streets of Rome. See the Holy Staircase and visit inside the Basilica of St.John in Lateran - the Cathedral of Rome - and St. Mary Major; then proceed along the ancient Appian Way, passing the Chapel of Domine Quo Vadis before arriving at the Catacombs, the ancient underground cemeteries and hiding places of the Christians.

See amazing historic artwork in the catacombs, and learn about how these underground passageways give a window into the early days of Christianity.

Included

  • Hotel pickup, if select your hotel from the hotel list at time of booking
  • Skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museums with official No Wait Partner's entrance
  • Visit to the Basilica of Saint John in Lateran & Basilica of Saint Mary Maggiore
  • Entrance ticket to San Callisto catacombs (except on Tuesady that it will be replaced by Santa Domitilla)
  • Expert local guide
  • Headset
  • Drop-off at one of the following Rome's city centre stops: Stazione Termini, S. Maria Maggiore, Piazza Barberini, Via Ludovisi, Largo Santa Susanna

Not included

  • Food or beverages

More information

Note that

No strollers or big items, bulky bags, umbrellas are admitted in the Vatican Museums.
Cloackrooms are located at the entrance of the museum so be aware that you should get back to the starting point to retrieve your items, causing delays to the rest of the group.

No sleeveless shirts, shorts, miniskirts are admitted in Churches and in places of worship. -
  • Pickup times start at 7:30 AM

COVID-19 Measures

  • Enjoy the activity safely! We adopt the recommended legal and sanitary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Among them, keeping the safety distance, the use of masks for both the guide and the participants, small groups, disposable headphones, vehicle disinfection before and after each service, disinfectant gel available, avoiding the use of printed material, among others, according to the specific type of activity.

Additional details

  • The Basilica is an active place of worship and may be closed without prior notice for religious events: in this case the visit will be substituted by a visit to the Vatican Library.
  • This tour visits religious sites, and there is a dress code to be observed. Visitors must be dressed appropriately: no sleeveless blouses, no miniskirts, no shorts, and no hats are allowed.
  • The tour will be conducted in a single language in the case of Spanish, English or German, or in two languages simultaneously, in the case of French and Portuguese. In any case, you will only listen to your language through the headphones.
  • Cancellation

    Free! cancellation up to 24 hours before the date of the activity with 100% refund / Less than 24 hours, late arrival or no show: no refund will be provided.

    Starting point

  • Meet your guide to begin the tour on Plaza Risorgimiento. Rome.
  • If you desired pick-up at your hotel in Rome city center, please select the hotel from the hotel list available, at the time of booking.
  • The meeting point details will be available on your voucher.
  • Please note that Hotel pickup may be as early as one hour prior to tour start time. You must write an e-mail to the local supplier 24 hours before the tour starts to arrange your pickup time.
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