Vatican Tour – Small Group
Explore the highlights and hidden gems of the Vatican. Comfortably.
Our Small Group Vatican Tour lets you explore the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica in a truly personal way, with a top-rated guide.
You’ll wander through one of the world’s largest art collections on a pleasant 3-hour journey, while discovering all the secrets about the favored artists of Renaissance and Baroque Popes.
Raphael, Perugino, Botticelli and Pinturicchio are just some of the finest Italian painters you’ll meet on your tour between the halls of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, where you’ll finally admire the breathtaking Giudizio Universale by Michelangelo.
You will then enter the magnificent Basilica of Saint Peter, where your guide will share the secrets behind the Burial of Saint Peter, Bernini’s Baldachin and Michelangelo’s Pietà.
Leaving the Church, gripped by all this beauty, you’ll be welcomed in Saint Peter’s Square by stunning statues of the Apostles, Saints and Martires dominating the façade of the basilica and Bernini’s Colonnato.
Are you ready for all of this beauty? Reserve your spot and get on board then!
Entrance to the Vatican Museum
Gallery of the Candelabra
Gallery of the Tapestries
Gallery of the Maps
St. Peter’s Basilica
The Vatican Museums (further details at the booking)
ADULT (18+): € 90
STUDENT (18-25): € 80
KID (6-17): € 70
CHILD (0-5): free
DURATION: 3 hours
OPERATING DAYS: Mon| Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat
START TIME: 8.30 am | 3.00 pm
St. Peter’s Basilica is an active church and can be closed unexpectedly for liturgical ceremonies or unforeseen circumstances. If closed, the time inside the Vatican Museums will be extended;
Entry to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica is permitted only to appropriately dressed visitors (low cut or sleeveless clothing, shorts, miniskirts and hats are not allowed). Large bags, umbrellas and other items are not allowed. For further info have a look at the Vatican Museums’ Official Website;
Our pre-booked tickets will let you skip entrance line. Security checks however cannot be avoided.
What they say about us
Our guide, Alessandra, gave us such a wonderful, educational, and fun tour of the Vatican. She took us through the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica... read more
We have a good time with Adelaide, she was waiting for us, explained everything and speak Spanish very well, we highly recommended this tour
Amazing tour, our guide Maria Teresa kept it really interesting, was super friendly and even gave us some restaurant recommendations. Couldn’t recommend her enough!
We had a wonderful guide for the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill called Maria Rosaria, she was very informative and made a great effort with our children to keep... read more
Two months ago as we celebrated our 37th anniversary, we decided to have our next honeymoon, 12th prime number, in Rome. We wanted an authentic Roman experience. No palaces next... read more
Strongly recommend! Francesca was a great guide and Andrea was extremely responsive and efficient organizing everything! Parents and kids loved it!
The tour very well organized, great storytelling from a professional guide!! I totally recommend this tour!
Your local Rome did an excellent job of introducing our family to the storied history of the Roman Colosseum, the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican. Both of our guides were... read more
Our gUide was fabulous. Entertaining and knowledgable. She took us to a look out point that few people knew of and you could view the city. Highly reccomended!
A returning fan and loyal client of this company, it was our first time using them for a food tour. And disappointed, WE WERE NOT! WOW! Great knowledge of... read more
We used You Local for both of the tours we took in Rome. The first tour was the Vatican Tour and the second was Ancient Rome. Both of our tour... read more
We had a wonderful time on our tour of the Vatican. The website to set it up was easy to use and we ended up with a private tour since... read more
We loved our experience with You Local Rome. We did both the Colosseum and Vatican tour, and loved the smaller group aspect, and our guides were wonderful! Both Andrea (for... read more
It was easy to arrange this tour with Andrea and communicate with the company. We had a lovely time with Maria Teresa, our guide, at our Vatican Tour in early... read more