3 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Discover the treasures of the Vatican Museums on this privately guided tour. With nearly 1,000 rooms and 9 miles (15 km) of galleries, the museum complex is home to some of the most famous works of art in the world. Explore the complex at your own pace with a private guide, who can share insights, tailor the itinerary to your interests and make sure you see the top attractions, including the Sistine Chapel and Raphael’s Rooms. You’ll also visit St Peter’s Basilica.
- Vatican Museums privately guided tour
- Explore the various rooms and galleries of the museum complex, such as Raphael's Rooms and Gallery of Maps
- Marvel at the Sistine Chapel and its legendary Michelangelo frescoes, The Last Judgment and The Creation of Adam
- See Michelangelo's La Pietà statue in St Peter's Basilica
- Learn about the renowned artwork from a private guide, who can personalize your tour
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Departure & Return
Departure PointVatican Museums, 00120, Vatican City
Traveler pickup is offered
We will collect our guests from their accommodation. The day before the tour we will get in touch with the guest in order to provide all the pick up details.
Return DetailsSt. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
- Please write the name of the hotel for the pick-up
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY City Lights Tours
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Private Tour: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter's Basilica with pick up?
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
What is the policy on sanitization during Private Tour: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter's Basilica with pick up?
The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Private Tour: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter's Basilica with pick up?
The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Private Tour: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter's Basilica with pick up?
The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Product code: 7599P8
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