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Vatican Museums (Musei Vaticani) Tours
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3 hours (Approx.)
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
Face masks provided for travelers
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Gain access to the Vatican Museums before the masses on this early-hours tour. You'll enter before the doors open to the general public, and can check out all the must-sees—including the Sistine Chapel and Michelangelo’s “Pietà” in St. Peter’s Basilica—without shuffling through crowds. Your guide’s explanations help you fully appreciate the art on show.
- Get early access to the Vatican Museums on this guided tour
- See the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica, and more without the crowds
- Avoid waiting in long lines with fast-track entry
- Insightful commentary helps you better appreciate the collections
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Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Professional guide for 3 hours
Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
Entry/Admission - Vatican City
Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel
Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
Any private expenses
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure & Return
Departure PointVia Vespasiano, 28, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
Return DetailsSaint Peter's Square, Piazza San Pietro, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- OPERATED BY City Walkers 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 Vatican Museums Early Access Skip The Line Small Group Tour?
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
- Face masks provided for travelers
What is the policy on sanitization during Vatican Museums Early Access Skip The Line Small Group Tour?
The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
What is the social distancing policy during Vatican Museums Early Access Skip The Line Small Group Tour?
The policies on social distancing are:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Vatican Museums Early Access Skip The Line Small Group Tour?
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: 169766P10
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