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Vatican Guided Tours
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US$ 89.67*
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Skip the Line: Early Morning Vatican Museum and...
Ranked #236 of 852 Tours in Rome
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: We are an official tour operator, authorized by the Vatican, to have privilege entrances - skip the line guided tours. Our staff and our official and mother-tongue tour guides will offer you an unforgettable experience over the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica at the most competitive price. The admiration, appraisal and enjoyment of countless astounding sights will always be seen in a more comfortable manner, avoiding tedious long lines and standard routine itineraries. We offer special deals for: Schools, associations and tour operators. All Tours are suitable for children and also disables. Our company, with head office in Rome, creates and sells its own services and itineraries and not reselling standard packages; we offer, also, tailor made services to give you the chance to live your stay in Rome as you have always dreamt. We guarantee good quality at the most competitive price. Our reward is to let you talk about us for a life time!
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 3 hour skip the line with GLADIATOR TOURS...it was booked on arrival via a ticket tout however once we checked the price online we paid the same amount via the desk as we would have done via the web. 41 euros each
The ticket line for the Vatican were over 3 hours long and it was quite a heartwarming feeling as we passed the long queue of the morning with our enthusiastic guide MARCO who’s English was excellent.
His passion for Vatican City was enthralling and his love of Michal Angelo outpoured with every step.
It also really doesn’t matter what faith you follow as the Vatican is a Mecca for the religious, the historical and the curious. Of course it is also the place for cheap religious tat, from dancing Popes to Papal robes, see past that and everything from St PETERS square to the cistern Chapel is a classical delight.
TRAVELLER BE WARNED.....there is a lot of walking involved as well as steps but it is worth the collective views of sculpture and fine woks of arts. The gallery of maps is a stunning corridor of colour and a brilliant appetiser before Michael Angeles ceiling.
The whole tour was around 3.5 hours and worth every step and hats off to our guide who made it even more memorable

Thank Apra R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Guide spent most of the time outside the Vatican telling us what we would see if we would have time and this left us little time to actually see anything in the Vatican. In addition, we were told that it would take us few hours to get into the Vatican taking a regular queue, so we paid the extra and booked the skip line. Unfortunately there was a huge and unorganised crowd who also paid to enter without queuing and overall we spent there almost 2 hours waiting to enter the Museums. Once we got to the Vatican the guide run through few rooms and sent us mainly to Sistine Chapel. Overall we 've got really frustrated as we missed many beautiful places, amazing gardens and unique masterpieces.

2  Thank Marta S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing time in Rome. The Vatican tour was unbelievable would highly recommend you do this with a tour guild . Very interesting

1  Thank Paula H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A reminder of the true splendor of the location and the artists whose work is depicted in the Vatican Museums

Thank Jeff E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best way is to join a guided group, skip the queue and get the best information. Well worth the money.

Thank blute6125
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