Maximize your time with the skip-the-ticket-line access to the Vatican Museums. Marvel at Michelangelo's masterpiece in the Sistine Chapel. Explore the Vatican art collections at your own pace.
At the beginning of the tour, a brief orientation will be given along with a route map that will provide suggested itineraries to help you organize your day. Find out the wealth of art in the Vatican Museums with your skip-the-ticket-line admission ticket. Stand beneath Michelangelo's masterpiece in the Sistine Chapel. Be amazed at masterpieces by Raphael, in frescoes preserved across the 4 Raphael Rooms in the public section of the Papal Apartments. The masterpieces continue in the Gallery of the Maps, where you'll find a series of painted topographical maps of Italy based on drawings by friar Ignazio Danti and Apollo del Belvedere.
One traveler said that they chose to take advantage of the priority access tickets without the guided tour. Despite the hoards of people queuing they easily gained access with minimal disruption. They enjoyed self-guiding around the museums, spending time in areas of interest and picking the right moment to enter the Sistine Chapel. Recommended for tourist who prefers to create their own itinerary.
What It Is
A walking tour to take you to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel at your own pace while avoiding long lines with skip-the-line admission ticket
It is the best way to way to Spend more time admiring the world-famous art as you are escorted inside through a dedicated no-wait Vatican Partner entrance
This tour lets you explore independently the galleries in Rome to see the iconic frescoes at the Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo and Raphael's Rooms
Your Experience With Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Priority Tickets
Embark on a walking tour around the Vatican City
Enjoy express entry at Vatican Museums
Marvel at Michelangelo's frescoes, a masterpiece you will find in the Sistine Chapel
Explore the city and its art collections at your own pace
What Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Priority Tickets Includes?
Skip the line ticket to the Vatican Museums
Access to the Sistine Chapel
Departure point is the Vatican City
Small-group tour (if option selected)
Free Wi-Fi access at the meeting point
Travellers must have moderate physical fitness level
No entry to St. Peter's Basilica and St. Peter's Square on Wednesdays due to the Papal Audience
Dress appropriately to get access or risk being disallowed entry
No photographs allowed in the Sistine Chapel
Wear clothes that cover your shoulders and properly covers your body
Is It Suitable for Me?
This is a must see in the Vatican City in Rome and it is suitable for mostly people interested in the history of this city, its people and religion
People of all ages can participate in this tour activity but not suitable for wheelchair users and children
While many travellers liked this tour, saying it was amazing and one of the best things one could ever do in Rome. Others said they were not given any map which would have made more sense for them to explore
Some said the fast track entry ticket made the day for them going through hordes of people and long queues easily with minimal stress