2 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
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Maximize your time in Vatican City on a guided tour that takes you straight to the highlights of the enormous Vatican Museum collection. Beat the crowds by starting early, and enjoy priority access so you can spend more time admiring the artistic treasures of the Sistine Chapel, Belvedere Courtyard, Classical Antiquities galleries and more. Learn the history and legends behind the masterful frescoes, sculptures, maps, and relics from your highly knowledgeable guide as you stroll through room upon room of world-class art.
- Morning tour of the Vatican Museums
- Head straight for the highlights of the massive, world-famous collection
- Hear the stories behind the Sistine Chapel and other artistic treasures
- Avoid the tourist rush with early entrance and skip-the-line access
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Skip all lines at the Vatican and get ahead of everyone else
See all the museum highlights on this must-do Vatican tour
Full immersion fully guided Vatican Museums experience with an expert Vatican tour guide
Guided tour of St. Peter's is an extra option which we advise you to take!
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure & Return
Departure PointVia Sebastiano Veniero, 19, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
Return DetailsSaint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not 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
- On days immediately surrounding religious holidays at the Vatican, alterations to tours may become necessary due to partial closings of areas normally included in this tour
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Maximum 15 travelers on this tour, hand sanitizer made available (we will provide), mandatory mask-wearing on the tour (bring your own)
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- OPERATED BY When In Rome 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 The Original Vatican Highlights Experience?
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
What is the policy on sanitization during The Original Vatican Highlights Experience?
The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during The Original Vatican Highlights Experience?
The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during The Original Vatican Highlights Experience?
The policy on staff health & safety is:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- "We were a smaller group compared to a lot of other tour companies, so the individual attention was great and worth the fees charged." See review
Product code: 5831P8
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