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Skip the Line: 3-Hour Vatican Walking Tour

Tour Code: 936-3136
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Rome, Italy
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Highlights: Our three hour walking tour is offered four times a day from Monday to Saturday and covers Vatican museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica

  • Max. 25 people in a group

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Language Date Limit Date / Date Range
English deparure on 12:30pm2018-03-01~2019-01-05
German deparure on 12:30pm2018-03-01~2019-01-05
French deparure on 10:00am2018-03-01~2019-01-05
French deparure on 2:00pm2018-12-20~2019-01-05
Spanish deparure on 9:30am2018-11-05~2019-01-05(Mon,Tue,Thu,Fri,Sat)
Spanish deparure on 2:00pm2018-11-05~2019-01-05(Mon,Wed,Sat)
4 Departure:
 Via Vespasiano, 46 - From Apr 18, 2018
 Via Germanico, 8 - Rome - ends in Apr, 17 2018
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This Vatican Skip the Line ticket is so worth it... the regular line to purchase tickets was unbelievably long, probably over 1.5 hours! This got us straight into the Vatican Museum without waiting in... More>>

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    Adult Child (6-17 yrs) Infant (0-5 yrs) Student (18-25 yrs, with student valid ID)
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    Language Date Limit Date / Date Range
    English deparure on 12:30pm2018-03-01~2019-01-05
    German deparure on 12:30pm2018-03-01~2019-01-05
    French deparure on 10:00am2018-03-01~2019-01-05
    French deparure on 2:00pm2018-12-20~2019-01-05
    Spanish deparure on 9:30am2018-11-05~2019-01-05(Mon,Tue,Thu,Fri,Sat)
    Spanish deparure on 2:00pm2018-11-05~2019-01-05(Mon,Wed,Sat)
    • Children 0-5 years old free of charge
    • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are under 26 yrs old.
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    This tour will begin after guests have met at the specified departure location. Today, we will take a walking tour of Vatican City, one of the most interesting and breathtakingly beautiful sites in the world. We will visit all the major attractions, like St. Peter's Basilica, as well as some of the lesser-known spots, led by the knowledge of an experienced guide. In the Vatican Museums, we will see the world famous Sistine Chapel. Afterwards, we will return to the departure point, where the tour will subsequently end. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
    • Vatican City, ITALY

      This small country, surrounded by the larger city of Rome, is the center of the Catholic Church and home of the Pope. Famous sights are St. Peter's Square and the Basilica, as well as the Vatican Museum.

      St. Peter's Basilica

      Perhaps the most famous church in the world and the center of Roman Catholicism, this ornate basilica in the small sovereign state of Vatican City has been a place of pilgrimage for nearly two thousand years.

      Vatican Museums

      In terms of combined annual visitors, this museum complex, owned and operated by the Catholic Church in Vatican City, is the 5th most visited museum in the world. It houses the Sistine Chapel, the iconic piece by Michelangelo.

      Admission (Mandatory): Adult €23; Adult (From Jan 1, 2018) €24; Child (6-17 yrs) €18; Child (6-17 yrs, From Jan 1, 2018) €16; Student (18-25 yrs, with a valid student card) €18; Student (18-25 yrs, with a valid student card, From Jan 1, 2018) €16

      Sistine Chapel

      In 1508, Michelangelo, the famous Renaissance artist, came to Rome to pain the ceiling of this chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the residency of the Pope. The resulting mural has come to be regarded as a sublime masterpiece.

    Editors's recommdations:

    This is a half day tour. You can select Skip-the-Line 3-Hour Ancient & Old Rome Walking Tour to complete your amazing day at Rome.

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    • Departure & Return

    Location Address Departure
    Rome, ITALY map link Via Vespasiano, 46, Roma, 00192 (From Apr 18, 2018)
    • Please be in the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure
    • The tour will finish in St. Peter's Square after 3 hours.
    • Price Includes

    • 3-hours guided tour
    • Price Excludes

    • Admission Fees:
      Destination Adult Child Student
      Vatican City
      Vatican Museums (Mandatory)
      €24 (From Jan 1, 2018)
      €18 (6-17 yrs)
      €16 (6-17 yrs, From Jan 1, 2018)
      €18 (18-25 yrs, with a valid student card)
      €16 (18-25 yrs, with a valid student card, From Jan 1, 2018)
      • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
      • If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
    • Skip-the-line & headsets
    • Meals and beverages, unless otherwise specified
    • Gratuities
    • Additional Note

    • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
    • Please note that a strict dress code is enforced at St. Peter's: knees and shoulders must be covered and men must wear full-length trousers.
    • Note: On Wednesday morning there is the possibility that you will be unable to enter St. Peter's Basilica. This is due to the weekly Papal Audience during which access to the basilica might be close
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    • All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.


    • Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.

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    • Cancellation Policy: The payment is fully refundable if the reservation is canceled 3 business days or more prior to the scheduled tour.
    • Rain Policy: The tour goes on rain or shine. In case of heavy rain, we might decide to stop the bike tour and proceed with a walking tour instead. Guest options on rainy days:
      • Proceed with the tour hoping for clearing weather - with the understanding that no refund or discount will be given if Segway are not ridden due to rain, or if the Segway tour is abbreviated due to rain.
      • 50% refund for client cancellation
      • Rain check to be used the following day or at any other time, subject to availability. The Rain check is a voucher given to client. The voucher is transferable and may be sold or given to others to use at a future date and lasts up to 1 year from date.
    • There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
    • Prices may vary and are subject to availability by season, weekend, and/or holiday.
    • While we will make every effort to maintain a regular operation, we reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip and issue a full refund to affected customers under special circumstances.
    • We reserve the right to modify the tour arrangements for smooth operation of the tour.

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