The tour starts with the Vatican Museums, where since 1503 the pontiffs have collected all the pieces of art throughout several years. Get on the 24 hours Hop-on Hop-off Open Bus at one of the many stops and explore the city at your own pace.
Get on and get off anywhere and anytime you, please. This combo ticket includes skip-the-line guided tour of the Vatican Museums.[readmore]Your tour begins in the Pius V`s Room, followed by the Sobieskj Room, which is the Immaculate Conceptions` room. Finally, you`ll arrive at Raffaello`s Rooms. These four rooms house the frescoes by the master painter D`Urbino started in 1508.
You will then visit the Borgia`s family rich apartments, who were known for their power among society and ultimately their violence. Finally, you’ll arrive at the famous Sistine Chapel. This chapel has been entirely painted by Michelangelo and represents a spectacular place that you would never want to leave. Your tour will carry on to Saint Peter`s basilica by passing in front of the famous Porta Santa. Saint Peter`s was built between 1506 and 1626, and is an interminable construction site! Note that the guide will be walking with you during the visit by explaining everything, and you will have the possibility to ask questions.Read more
Please plan on being at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the tour time
Knees and shoulders should be covered at all times during your tour or you will not be allowed entrance