Be among the first to enter the Vatican when the doors open, enjoy the collections, and soak up the atmosphere in a more chilled out environment – it is truly a great experience!
Our fluent, fantastic and fun guide will lead you through the maze of the Museums whilst telling you about the intriguing history of the Vatican City and the papacy. Along the way you will view and learn about the magnificent works of the greats, such as Michelangelo, Caravaggio and Raphael as well as the vast amount of ancient Roman sculptures held within the Museums. You will journey through the heart of the Museums, including the Raphael Rooms, the Galleries and the awe-inspiring Sistine Chapel.
Delight yourself in having the space and peace to wander around the Sistine Chapel without being carried by the tide of tourists that pack into the Chapel during the day. You will have the unique opportunity to closely view the highlights which your guide pointed out before entering and will really have the chance to soak up the intense atmosphere of your surroundings.
Stand in awe of the ancient artwork in the Octagonal Courtyard, check out the insane detail in the Gallery of the Maps and listen to the fascinating, sometimes scandalous, history of the Vatican legacy…all with a passionate and enthusiastic guide to lead the way!