Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica
Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica
The Museums include several magnificent works of art, such as the Sistine Chapel, the Raphael Rooms and Loggia, and the Borgia Apartment with frescoes of Pinturicchio.
Inside the Vatican Museums the tour covers the most important masterpieces in the museum. You will visit the Gallery of Candelabras, Room of the Muses, Gallery of Tapestries, Gallery of Maps, and much more.
The English-speaking tour guide will lead you through the rooms and courtyards leading to the Chapel. The Sistine Chapel is a unique and fantastic experience that you will never forget.
After the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel the tour will walk through St. Peter’s Basilica, the world’s most famous church and symbol of the Vatican City, an enclave of Rome. The Basilica is the largest religious building ever built and it remains one of the holiest sites in Christianity.
St. Peter’s Basilica stands on the traditional site where Peter – the apostle who is considered to be the first pope – was crucified and buried. St. Peter’s tomb is under the main altar. Many other popes are buried in the Basilica.
Originally founded by Constantine in 324, St. Peter’s Basilica was rebuilt during 16th century by Renaissance masters including Bramante, Michelangelo and Bernini.
The Vatican is the smallest country in the world! Don’t miss the opportunity to discover this magnificent place!
Dress code: shoulders and knees must be covered to enter churches. On a hot day wear a hat to protect yourself from the sun.
- Legally licensed English-speaking Tour Guide
- Smaller groups: interact with your own Guide (max 20/25 people)
- Audio headsets provided over 6 people
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Electronic voucher accepted
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