Rome: Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica Tour

Rome is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and a tour of its most iconic sites is a must-do for any traveler. The Vatican, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica are some of the most famous and important landmarks in the city, and a tour of these sites will give you a glimpse into the history and culture of Rome. The Vatican is the seat of the Catholic Church and the home of the Pope. It is a complex of museums, churches, and gardens that are open to visitors. The Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope, where the Papal Conclave meets to elect a new Pope. Inside the chapel, you can see the famous frescoes painted by Michelangelo, including the iconic ceiling painting of the Creation of Adam. St. Peter's Basilica is the largest church in the world and is the most important site in the Catholic faith. It is the burial site of St. Peter, the first Pope, and it is filled with works of art and architecture from the Renaissance and Baroque periods. A tour of these three sites will give you a unique insight into the history and culture of Rome.

Frequently asked questions

What languages are the tours available in?

Tours are offered in multiple languages including English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, and many more.

Are the tours wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the tours are wheelchair accessible. Please inform us at the time of booking if you will be needing a wheelchair.

Can I take photos during the tour?

Yes, photography is permitted in most areas. However, flash photography is not allowed inside the Sistine Chapel.

What should I wear for the tour?

All visitors are required to dress appropriately, covering their knees and shoulders as a sign of respect.

Are there any age restrictions for the tour?

No, there are no age restrictions. However, some parts of the tour may not be suitable for young children.

Are food and drinks allowed during the tour?

Food and drinks are not allowed during the tour. However, there are cafes and restaurants within the vicinity where you can eat before or after your tour.

How long does the tour last?

The typical duration of a tour is around 3 hours.

Are bathroom facilities available during the tour?

Yes, there are bathroom facilities available at various points during the tour.

Are pets allowed on the tour?

No, pets are not allowed on the tour due to the delicacy of the sites.

Is there a discount for large groups?

Yes, discounts for large groups are available. Please contact us directly for more information.

Can I bring a backpack during the tour?

Small backpacks are allowed. However, large backpacks and luggage are not permitted for security reasons.

Is it possible to change the date of my tour after booking?

Yes, it is possible to change the date of your tour after booking, subject to availability and certain restrictions.

Do the tours operate in all weather conditions?

Tours operate in most weather conditions. However, in severe weather, tours may be cancelled for safety reasons.

What is the cancellations policy?

Cancellations made 72 hours in advance will receive a full refund. After that, no refunds will be given.

Are there any discounts for students or seniors?

Yes, there are discounts for students and seniors. Please provide a valid ID at the time of booking to avail these discounts.