• Duration: 3 hours
  • Moderate
  • eTicket

  • Meet on location
Add to my     • Product ID: 188219


Join us on this spectacular private tour of the Highlights of the smallest country in the world. You will have the opportunity to visit all the must-see places of the beautiful Vatican and be amazed by their beauty, their history and their cultural wealth.

You can explore the awe-inspiring Vatican Museums, admire the architecture of the Sistine Chapel and meet the St. Peter’s Basilica all at your own pace, accompanied by our experienced guide who can understand your needs. Immerse into the 2000 years of Art, History and Religion of this amazing place.

An important thing about this tour is that you will have the chance to experience all of these with privacy and not with being rushed by a group. Our excellent guide will be there for you to help you dive into the history and the culture of this place. 

Words just can’t describe how amazing this tour is. You can understand it only if you experience it by yourself. Don’t miss it!

Please note: This tour does not include hotel pick up and drop off service. This means that you will have to arrange your own transfers to reach the designated meeting point and start the tour.

What's included

  • Private tour
  • Local taxes
  • All activities
  • Live commentary
  • Professional guide
  • Walking tour
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines

What's excluded

  • Entrance Fees To the Vatican (Adult €22,50/person; Student €13,50/person; Children 5 or under Free).
  • Headset radios compulsory after 5 people (rental fee of €3/person).
  • Tips to your Tour Guide (voluntary).

What do I need to bring

Our tours run rain or shine so it is important to arrive in the proper attire. (hats, sun protection, umbrella, etc)

Important information

Our Private Vatican Highlights Tour Includes:

  1. Skip the Line - Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St Peter's Basilica 
  2. Top Level Private English Speaking Tour Guide - Authorized by The Vatican 
  3. Vatican Museums: The Belvedere Palace, Pinecone courtyard, The Apollo Belvedere, The Laocoon Group, The Greek Cross Room, Gallery of the Candelabra, Gallery of the Tapestries, Gallery of the Maps, Works of Raphael 
  4. Sistine Chapel: Michelangelo's Frescoes - Last Judgement - etc.. 
  5. St. Peter's Basilica: An overview of the highlights of St Peter's Basilica given overlooking St Peter's Square to include also an explanation of the Square, the Swiss Guards, the Apostolic Palace etc.. 

Meeting Point:
Our Vatican Tour meets: 1.45pm "at the bottom of the Stairs" of Via Tunisi, opposite the entrance of the Vatican Museum and next to Hotel Alimandi. Look for your guide holding a BLUE FOLDER and ask for MAXIMUS TOURS. 

The Tour Price Includes:
First Class English Speaking Guide Authorized by the Vatican 

The Tour Price Does Not Include:
- Entrance Fees To the Vatican (Adult €22.50/person; Stud €13.50/person; Children 5 or under Free)
- Headset radios compulsory after 5 people (rental fee of €3/person)
- Tips to your Tour Guide (voluntary) 

Tour Category:
Walking Tour - Private  

Duration : 3 Hours

Tour Times & Duration: Monday - Saturday
Suggested tour starting time : 8:30am, 1:30pm, 1:45pm, 2:00pm, 2:30pm or 3:00pm
After 1:30 pm is best time for a Vatican Tour, avoiding the morning rush-hour. The Museums are quieter, more relaxed with less large tour group competition. However, please don't hesitate to contact us if you would like to start at another hour.

*All youth / students aged 18-25 years must present a valid photo student ID and document with date of birth. Students below the age of 18 will only be asked to show proof of age. If you do not arrival with the proper documents, the Vatican will not honor the reservation and a new full price ticket must be purchased.

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 1.9583333333333 days or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 0% if cancelled 2 days or less before departure




Thank you for submitting your review

Very impressive

Comfortable pace. Educated, professional, courteous guide.Stunning artifacts. Do not miss this!

By MirandaJacobs on 2019-06-19

Very interesting

We took the tour as a family and we all were impressed by the artifacts and the halls. Best time to enjoy the museum is early afternoon, Not so busy and the guide was wonderful. Even the 2 teenagers we had with us were amazed. Very good indeed.

By Markus Dritt on 2019-06-15

Price from: 300

3 hours

Top Seller

Share it!


Why choose DayTrip4U?

  • Worry-free amendments & cancellations
  • Health & safety compliant activities
  • 24/7 customer support prior & after booking
  • No additional charges or fees
  • Promo code for your next activity
  • Instant confirmation of booking
  • Best price guarantee

Change of plans? No worries!

Free amendments & cancellations.
Manage your booking online!

How can I pay?

* ID card might be needed to be shown at the beginning of the activity.

* All payments are taking place through Encrypted Technology for security.

Secure SSL payments.

Similar experiences