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Vatican Museums Small Group Tour with optional Hotel Pick-up!

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time

    Multiple time slots available. Check availability to see time slots

    In case of hotel pick up (if option selected), please be ready in your hotel lobby 10 minutes before the assigned time. Pick-up will start 45 minutes before the tour

  • Meeting Point

    Make way to Piazza del Risorgimento, just at the center of the square at the Bar L’Ottagono - Look for our Staff with our pink logo I Love Rome 15 minutes before the tour starts.


    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details) - if option selected

  • Ending Point

    St. Peter's Square

Key Highlights

  • Enjoy a Semi-private Tour of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel with Reserved Access
  • Enjoy admission to the Vatican Museums and see one of the greatest art collections in the world
  • See Michelangelo’s The Last Judgment fresco at the Sistine Chapel
  • Explore Raphael’s Rooms, Pio Clementino Museum, Pigna Courtyard and more
  • No need to worry about the long queues with your reserved access ticket
  • A small group tour of no more than 10 people ensures a more personalized experience
  • Upgrade to include the convenience of hotel pick up
  • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted


In case you are booking for same day its mandatory to book at least 4 hours before departure time. Also note, the tour/ticket is subject to availability for the same day.

Admire one of the greatest art collections in the world at the Vatican Museums. Admire works by the likes of Caravaggio, Raphael and Giotto and explore the Gallery of the Maps and Gallery of Tapestries as you listen to tales of Vatican intrigue.

Enjoy a guided tour of the Sistine Chapel, arguably the most famous chapel in the world. Stand beneath Michelangelo’s The Creation of Adam, which cloaks the ceiling, and admire The Last Judgement, his colourful mural that adorns a wall. Located in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope, the Sistine Chapel is the one part of the Vatican Museums that everyone wants to see.

Highlights of the experience includes:

  • Exclusive reserved access to the Vatican Museums
  • Pigna Courtyard
  • Pio Clementino Museum
  • Chandelier’s Gallery
  • Tapestries Gallery
  • Raphael’s Rooms
  • Sistine Chapel and Michelangelo’s The Final Judgement


  • Priority entrance tickets
  • Professional guide
  • Small-group tour (limited to 10 participants)
  • Wireless audio headset
  • Pick-up (for an additional fee if the option is selected)
  • Welcome lounge access with wi-fi and a small bottle of mineral water, Free wi-fi, and espresso coffee


  • Gratuities 
  • Transportation

Please note

Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Group Size: Max. 10

Always keep a photo ID handy for security checks.

if you have booked a pick-up, please email/call our local operator 24 hours before your tour starts to confirm your pick-up time. Please be ready in your hotel lobby 10 minutes before the assigned time. Pick-up will start 45 minutes before the tour departure time.

Dress code: This tour visits religious sites. Please dress appropriately. No sleeveless blouses, no miniskirts, no shorts, and no hats.

Cloakroom: The following must be left in the cloakroom: Suitcases, backpacks, and containers larger than 40 x 35 x 15 centimeters; Umbrellas, including those with spike tips, medium and large size; Walking sticks (except those required by disabled visitors); Tripods for cameras and video cameras; Signage of any kind; Shoulder bags no wider than 15 cm are allowed.

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