Discover the impressive collection of frescoes, paintings, sculptures, and relics of Michelangelo, Raphael, and Botticelli– some of the most famous and influential artists during the Renaissance period.
Travel through the famous Raphael Rooms, Gallery of the Maps and Gallery of the Tapestries before arriving at the Sistine Chapel. Perhaps one of the most visited destination in the world, each illustration of this incredible fresco depicts a scene from the Book of Genesis - The Creation of Adam of course being the most well-known of the nine panels. Learn the story of its commission by Pope Julius II and Michelangelo’s unique method to complete his greatest masterpiece.
The last stop on this essential tour in Rome is St. Peter’s Basilica. One of the most important churches of Christianity (and of history) you will also pay a visit to another one of Michelangelo’s great works of art – the Pieta.
Your memorable sightseeing tour of the Vatican finishes in the picturesque St. Peter’s Square.
Skip-the-line access to the Vatican Museums
Skip-the-line access to the Sistine Chapel