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Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica Tour: Skip-the-Line, Small Group

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time

    8:30am, 10:45am and 2pm 

  • Meeting Point
    Make your way to Piazza del Risorgimento, just at the centre of the square at the Bar L’Ottagono. Look for our staff with our pink logo I Love Rome. 
  • Ending Point

    St. Peter's Square

Key Highlights

  • Tour the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter’s Basilica like a VIP
  • Explore popular Rome attractions with a skip-the-line access and a knowledgeable guide
  • Enjoy admission to the Vatican Museums and see one of the greatest art collections in the world
  • Visit the Gallery of Maps, Gallery of Tapestries and Raphael’s Rooms in the Vatican Museums
  • See Michelangelo’s The Last Judgment fresco at the Sistine Chapel
  • Explore St Peter’s Basilica, the iconic Church of Rome with the world’s most impressive dome!
  • Admire Michelangelo’s La Pietà sculpture and St Peter’s famous dome at the famous basilica
  • Small group of 8 ensures a personalized experience
  • 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.

Enjoy a skip-the-line small group tour of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter’s Basilica and enjoy a more personalized Rome sightseeing experience! Avoid the long waiting lines and spend more time exploring the masterpieces of Rome with an expert guide in tow. Take advantage of this exclusive prime service and enjoy the Vatican Museums, the VIP way! 

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.

After the Sistine Chapel, make your way to St Peter’s Basilica, the symbolic heart of the Catholic Church. Explore the Italian Renaissance church with your guide, learn about its history and see more Vatican art including Michelangelo’s La Pietà, sculpted by the genius at the age of 24. Admire the stunning altar, the sculptures of Michelangelo and the world’s most impressive dome!

About the Supplier: I Love Rome is a part of Gray Line Rome and are known for their distinct pink hop-on, hop-off buses. Fulfilling the globetrotting dreams of wide-eyed travellers for over 100 years, Gray Line is one of the leading travel and tours services in the world.


  • Entrance tickets with no line
  • Professional guide
  • Headsets


  • Gratuities (if you wish, go on then) 
  • Transportation

Please note

Voucher Type: Mobile (if you'd rather print a copy - that's fine too!)

Group Size: Max. 8

Dress Code: Shoulders and knees must be covered.

Always keep a photo ID handy for security checks.

Due to restrictions the tour will not visit St. Peter's Basilica till further notice.

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 (especially on Wednesdays). 

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