Early Access Vatican Museums with Exclusive Breakfast Private Tour

Tour Description:

With this tour you will not only have the opportunity to enter to the Vatican Museums before the general opening, avoiding lines and crowds; you will also have the unique experience of an American-style breakfast in the beautiful Pine-Cone courtyard.  Enjoy your breakfast while listening to the amazing and interesting stories from your personal guide on Michelangelo and Raphael, before entering to one of the most beautiful galleries you will ever see. You will admire the highlights of the Vatican Museums, such as the statues of the Laocoon, the Torso, and the Apollo of Belvedere that were all part of Pope Julius II private collection, which includes also a huge porphyry marble bathtub from Nero’s Golden House. Once you will have admired all the galleries, you will enter the marvelous Sistine Chapel where you will fall in love with Michelangelo’s frescoes and ceiling. Finally, in St. Peter’s Basilica, you will have the opportunity to see Michelangelo’s Pietà and Bernini’s Baldachin.

Don’t worry if you are traveling with your children, they will enjoy the tour too. Do not hesitate to ask for a family friendly guide that will make your whole family have fun during your breakfast and the Vatican tour!

Suitable For:
Adults

Difficulty:
Medium

Duration:
3.5 Hours

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Tour Info:

Price Include

3 hours private guide
Vatican skip the line tickets
American buffet breakfast

Not Included:

Tips for the Guide
Transport to Meeting point
Pick Up and Drop Off

Dress Code:

no sleeveless t-shirts, no shorts or skirts above the knees are permitted

Notes:

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
Adult pricing applies to all travelers
Infant from 0 to 5 years old are free of charge. Kids aged 6 years old and older pay as adult.
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
St Peter's Basilica is a Church and as such the Vatican can decide to close it for religious functions without any notice. We are not responsible for unexpected closure of the Basilica. When the Basilica of St. Peter is closed for religious functions, you will spend longer time in the Vatican galleries with your guide.
A moderate amount of walking is involved
If you arrive late you might loose the entrance at the Vatican
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Meeting place in front of the entrance of the Vatican Museums located opposite in Viale Vaticano 100 right across the street of Caffè Vaticano. You can reach the meeting point taking the red metro line (Line A) and getting off at Ottaviano Metro stop. Ottaviano metro stop is only 10 minutes walk to the Vatican Museum entrance and you will meet us right across the street with a sign.
Please note: St. Peter's square is not the Vatican Museums meeting point

Meeting Point:

Please note: that your private tour guide will wait for you in front of the Vatican Museums entrance, marble door with the sign Musei Vaticani Address: Opposite to Viale Vaticano 100 Directions: Meeting place in front of the entrance of the Vatican Museums located opposite in Viale Vaticano 100 right across the street of Caffè Vaticano. You can reach the meeting point taking the red metro line (line A) and getting off at Ottaviano strop. Ottaviano metro stop is only 10 minutes walk to the Vatican Museum entrance and you will meet us right across the street with a sign.

Direction to departure location

Meeting place in front of the entrance of the Vatican Museums located opposite in Viale Vaticano 100 right across the street of Caffè Vaticano. You can reach the meeting point taking the red metro line (Line A) and getting off at Ottaviano Metro stop. Ottaviano metro stop is only 10 minutes walk to the Vatican Museum entrance and you will meet us right across the street with a sign.

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