Semi private day trip to the Vatican from Rome

10 hr

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Day Trip

Pickup Service

Group Tour

This special and exclusive tour is undoubtedly the best way to visit the most of the Vatican. From early morning, before opening time, access to the Vatican Museums, all the way through to touring the once-private Gardens of the Pontifical Villas in Castel Gandolfo.
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy

The Vatican museums represent the most visited museums by tourists traveling in Italy. Precisely for this reason they are almost always super crowded and you need to wait long lines before you can visit them. With this tour you will have the opportunity to see the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel - before they open to the public. 

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Vatican Gardens, Viale Vaticano presso Musei Vaticani, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Inside Vatican city

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo, 00040 Castel Gandolfo Italy

The summer house of the popes

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Sistine Chapel Savona, Piazza del Duomo Via Ambrogio Aonzo di fronte al Vico del Marmo, 17100 Savona Italy

Sistine Chapel

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Stanze di Raffaello...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City Italy

The Vatican museums represent the most visited museums by tourists traveling in Italy. Precisely for this reason they are almost always super crowded and you need to wait long lines before you can visit them. With this tour you will have the opportunity to see the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel - before they open to the public. 

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Vatican Gardens, Viale Vaticano presso Musei Vaticani, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Inside Vatican city

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo, 00040 Castel Gandolfo Italy

The summer house of the popes

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Sistine Chapel Savona, Piazza del Duomo Via Ambrogio Aonzo di fronte al Vico del Marmo, 17100 Savona Italy

Sistine Chapel

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Stanze di Raffaello, Viale Vaticano, Vatican City Italy

Stanze di Raffaello

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Vatican Gardens, Viale Vaticano presso Musei Vaticani, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Giardini Vaticani

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: St. Peter's Basilica, Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Basilica di San Pietro

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City Italy

Città del Vaticano

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo, 00040 Castel Gandolfo Italy

Castel Gandolfo

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Giro del lago di Albano (anello), Albano Laziale Italy

Lago Albano

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Palazzo Pontificio, Piazza della Liberta, 00120 Castel Gandolfo Italy

Palazzo Pontificio

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chiesa di San Tommaso da Villanova, Piazza della Repubblica 12, 00040 Castel Gandolfo Italy

Chiesa di San Tommaso da Villanova

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Romaetravel, Via Sotto Il Monte 28 28, 0188, 00188 Rome Italy

Romaetravel

Duration: 15 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Gardens
  • Transportation
  • Small group limited to a maximum of 14 people
  • Personal English speaking assistant
  • Pick up /drop off (if the accommodation is inside the aurelian walls)
  • Audio guide
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Museums
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican City
  • Entry/Admission - Vatican Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Sistine Chapel Savona
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (outside the Aurelian Walls)
  • Entry/Admission - St. Peter's Basilica
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Stanze di Raffaello
  • Entry/Admission - Chiesa di San Tommaso da Villanova
  • Tip
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We offer pickup in Rome from all the accommodation within the Aurelian Walls.

7:15 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Infant seats available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes
  • You are welcome to bring your own drinks and snacks
  • Please provide your hotel (apartment or Bed and Breakfast) information at the time of booking (name, address, and phone number)
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.