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Borghese Museum Small Group Tour

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Duration

3 hours

Tour Type

Walking Tour

Group Size

9 people

Meeting Point

Borghese Museum entrance

Home of St. Peter’s Cathedral and the unrivaled Sistine chapel, the Vatican is a unique place holding 2000 years of religious tradition in its keeping. The world’s smallest city state and high seat of the Catholic Church, it is also the residence of the Pope. Here are preserved some of the most sublime creations of man inspired by his eternal yearning to give expression to the divine spirit.

Availability:- Available most days except on Wednesdays and Sunday.

Need a calendar were we can block days when it is unable 

  • Group Size restricted to 18 people. 
  • We conduct this tour in conjunction with another company. 
  • The tour begins at 7:15 am in the morning.
  • Skip the line tickets to all enclosures.
  • Quality Guides & an itinerary  as in a Private tour . 
  • Earphones for all the participants. 

Also Available As

Vatican City Private Tour

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Evening Private Tour of the Vatican

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Do’s:-

Wear clothes that cover your shoulders and knees.
Wear comfortable shoes.
Consider bringing a pair of binoculars and a bottle of water.
Bring you cameras but remember to deactivate the flash.
Have a meal or a snack before the tour.

Don’t’s:-
Do not carry pocket knives or glass bottles
Do not carry large back packs.  Photo attached of what is acceptable.
Do not take photos or videos in the Sistine Chapel.
Do not wear a hat inside the church.

  • Modestly accessible using a wheelchair. If possible we would request you to book a private tour.
  • Steps involved and the walking distance is about 2.3 kilometres in the Vatican. Comfortable  sneakers with inner cushions are recommended.
  • The museum allows strollers while the Basilica requires you to park them in the cloakroom.
  • Men and Women are required to cover their shoulders & knees when in the Sistine & St. Peter’s Basilica. Men are allowed to wear dignified shorts coming below the knees.

Meeting point: Entrance of the Vatican museum. Your guide will be holding a sign reading “ Europe Odyssey Tours

Means of reaching the Vatican museum:

  • Metro stop Cipro or Ottaviano on Line A
  • Bus 492, 81
  • Tram 19, Tram 12
  • Taxi to the Entrance of the Vatican museum.
  • The itinerary is not wheelchair accessible unless the person in the chair can stand up, climb and descend a few stairs.
  • Please bring a bottle of water per person.
  • If it is raining, carry umbrellas that are compact and can be folded and not ones that have sharp pokey ends. The long one given by your hotels will have to be checked into the cloakroom of the museum and involves a 1 km walk to get it back again.
  • Carry medium size back packs as large ones will be checked into the cloak room and involve a long walk to get them back.
  • The following items along with the bags will have to be checked into the cloak room: glass bottles of any kind, swiss knives, wine openers, large tripods and large bags.
  • Photography is permitted in most rooms but without flash. It is prohibited to photograph inside the Sistine Chapel.
  • The tour ends in front of the Basilica. You can spend more time inside the Basilica but you cannot go back to the Sistine Chapel nor the Museum.
  • You can also choose to climb the dome on your own, for a separate fee.
  • On Wednesdays the Basilica is closed until noon due to the Papal Audience.
  • In extraordinary cases the Basilica could be closed without notice. This is out of our hands, but will give you an extended tour of the museum and description of the Basilica. Remind you the Sistine chapel is part of the museum and not the Basilica. Refunds will not be offered due to the closure of the church.
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required to conduct a tour.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Bring Umbrellas that can fold and are not long have a pokey end
  • Not recommended for clients who cannot climb and descent stairs
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
  • Tours can be cancelled 96 hours before to get a full refund.
    Tours cancelled 72 to 24 hours before the tour will have ticket fee retained and only the balance amount will be refunded
    Non refund can be issued for tours cancelled 24 hours or less before the commencing time of the tour.

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Gallery of the Papal Carriages

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  • Up to 18 people in a group.
  • Use of earphones if the group is more than 6 people
  • Skip the line tickets
  • Entertaining guides.
  • Transport cost too and fro to the Meeting point of the tour.
  • Water or Lunch.
  • Tips / Gratuity.

2.5 hours

English

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from €110,00

Please book the tour a month in advance