Vatican City Private Tour


3 hours

Tour Type

Walking Tour

Group Size

Private Tour

Meeting Point

Vatican Museum Entrance

Experience the Magic of the Vatican

Welcome to Vatican City – the world’s smallest country with a big impact. It’s an incredible place overflowing with art, history, and culture across its 108 acres.  The Vatican is also home to the Holy See, and the Pope’s residence, where ancient traditions such as the papal conclave take place.

One of the highlights of the Vatican is the awe inspiring Sistine Chapel & the dome Michelangelo designed for  the St.Peter’s Basilica . You won’t believe your eyes as you take in the largest canvas ever painted by human hands. Michelangelo’s stunning frescoes cover the ceiling and walls, and it’s truly a sight to behold. These masterpieces, along with the extensive art collection of the Vatican Museums, offer a glimpse into the rich history of the Church and the incredible talents of artists across generations.

So don’t wait any longer – book your tour today and immerse yourself in the beauty and wonder of the Vatican.

Children under 7 years of age – Free

Suggested starting time: 08:30 AM; 09:00 AM; 1:30 PM; 2:00 PM  (Times may have to change slightly due to ticket availability)

Tour Itinerary

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Approximate cost Euro 145/ Per hour . Does not include taxes and guide fee. Fill up the form and submit and we will refine the itinerary and send you the quote.

Tour Highlights

  • Expert Insights at your Pace: Witness the earliest known frescoes of Mary and the intricate architecture of forgotten eras, hidden beneath Rome’s modern facade.
  • Personalized & Efficient: Experience the serenity of a private tour, free from the distractions and crowds.
  • Full Assistance & Comfort: Benefit from exclusive insights of an expert guide,transforming ancient stones into vibrant narratives.

  • Customized tour tailored to your preferences.
  • Headsets available.
  • Skip-the-line tickets for a hassle-free experience.
  • Engaging, well-groomed guides to enhance your tour.
  • The option for the guide to meet you at your hotel upon request.
  • Transportation costs to and from the tour’s meeting point.
  • Water or lunch during the tour.
  • Tips or gratuity for the guide.

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How many people can join this tour?
  • The tour requires a minimum of 1 person per booking to be conducted.
  • The tour/activity is designed to accommodate a maximum of 8 people.
How do we travel from one site to the other?

You have 3 options for moving around the city:

  • Private car hire (this costs about € 65 per hour).
  • Your guide will call a taxi (a typical taxi trip is about €15)
  • Your guide will take you on public transport (tickets cost €1,50 each)
What should I wear?
  • Comfortable shoes, such as sneakers with cushioned insoles, are highly recommended for walking.
What should I bring?
  • Sunscreen and a hat (in sunny weather)
  • A light jacket or layers, as it can get chilly underground.
  • A small bag to carry your belongings
  • Cash or credit card for souvenirs, or food
What is not allowed?
  • Large bags, backpacks, and suitcases
  • Drones or selfie sticks
  • Animals (except for service animals)
  • Smoking
Is the tour physically demanding?
  • This tour involves walking, narrow stairs, and uneven terrain. Visitors with mobility issues may find the tour challenging. It is not wheelchair accessible.
  • We recommend you book one month in advance especially during peak season.
Know before you go
  • For a full refund, tours must be cancelled at least 96 hours prior to the scheduled start time.
  • If a tour is cancelled between 72 and 24 hours before the tour, only the balance amount will be refunded, and the ticket fee will be retained.
  • No refund will be issued for tours cancelled within 24 hours or less of the scheduled start time.

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