Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel by Night Guided Tour

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from €149.00 EUR
Duration: 2.5 Hours
 Organized by: LivItaly Tours LLC

Experience the magic of the Vatican at night with our exclusive small group tour. Explore the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica after hours, avoiding the daytime crowds and basking in the serene atmosphere. This meticulously curated experience provides an intimate and unforgettable encounter with some of the world’s most iconic art and architecture.


Vatican Museums

Your journey begins as you meet your expert, licensed tour guide at the designated meeting point outside the Vatican Museums. After a brief introduction to the evening’s itinerary, you will enter the museums with exclusive after-hours access. The Vatican Museums house a vast collection of art, sculpture, and artifacts from throughout history. Your guide will lead you through the beautifully adorned galleries, offering insightful commentary on the most significant pieces on display.

Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel by Night Guided Tour

Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel by Night Guided Tour

Raphael Rooms

The Raphael Rooms are a series of papal apartments adorned with frescoes painted by the renowned Renaissance artist, Raphael. As you explore these stunning chambers, your guide will highlight the intricate details and hidden symbolism within the artwork, enriching your appreciation for these masterpieces.

Sistine Chapel

A highlight of the tour is the breathtaking Sistine Chapel, where you will have the rare opportunity to admire Michelangelo’s iconic frescoes in a serene and uncrowded setting. The awe-inspiring ceiling, featuring the Creation of Adam, and the dramatic Last Judgment on the altar wall are just two examples of the exquisite artistry on display.

St. Peter’s Basilica

The final stop on your tour is St. Peter’s Basilica, the largest church in the world and a masterpiece of Renaissance architecture. Inside, you will find an impressive collection of art, including Michelangelo’s Pieta and Bernini’s Baldachin. As you explore this sacred space, your guide will share stories of the basilica’s history and the legends that surround it.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to experience the magic of the Vatican after hours, away from the hustle and bustle of daytime crowds.

  • Exclusive after-hours access to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Expert, licensed tour guide providing insightful commentary on the history and significance of the sites
  • Small group size, ensuring a personalized and engaging experience
  • Opportunity to marvel at the masterpieces of Michelangelo, Raphael, and Bernini without the crowds
What's Included
  • Skip-the-line entryway tickets to the Vatican Museums,
  • Expert guide,
  • Headset.
What's not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off.
Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 1 day before tour starts.

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