Tour of Sistine Chapel Offers a View of the Best Masterpieces of Art
Going to visit Sistine chapel or the Vatican Museums is possible by taking a tour or even as solo. It depends on your time and interest. Taking part in a tour means it works as an educational experience as the tour guide offers a lot of information.
Itinerary of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel includes visiting: Pio Clementino Museum, Gallery of the Tapestries, Gallery of the Candelabra, Gallery of the Geographical Maps, Raphael’s Rooms, and the Sistine Chapel.
- Organise your visit, it helps.
- Book a guided tour online for the Vatican Museums and Sistine chapel.
- Get advice to visit the museums
- Discover the services available to guests
- collect the Vatican Museums map from the ticket office for free
- Take a souvenir at the Vatican Museums by looking at the available original gift ideas.
About the tour
A tour of Sistine chapel means you discover the Vatican on the tour that is for 3 hours and includes St. Peters Basilica, Sistine Chapel and the Vatican Museums in the tour. You may navigate the complex rooms, history and artwork with a guide to know the details. Skip the entrance lines and explore the halls such as Raphaels Rooms, Gallery of the Maps, and hear to the tales little-known, and about the St. Peters Basilica. Choose the departures or even consider an evening experience as an upgrade or go with a small group tour having only 12 or fewer numbers of people.
Considering the Vatican tour that has the skip the line feature allows visiting the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peters Basilica. in this tour you get to see Raphaels rooms captivating sites, the Bramantes pinecone courtyard, the Gallery of Maps and visit the Sistine Chapel to see The Creation of Adam ceiling of Michelangelo and then explore St. Peters Basilica. All these can be done in a day with a fully guided Vatican walking tour. You can choose any time as you prefer.
What to expect
You get to see incredible frescoes ceiling within the Vatican Museums and it is best with the skip the line access. This experience also allows a special entrance admission, so nothing to bother about lines. Just follow the guide and see the private artwork vast collection. Walk through the Gallery of Tapestries and the Gallery of the Maps while listening to the Vatican intrigue tales. Keep gazing at the timeworn yet striking maps, the candelabras and sculptures.
Go to the Raphael’s Rooms featuring a series of galleries, pass the rooms and step the Sistine Chapel, the highlight of any Vatican trip and the personal worship place of the pope. Admire Michelangelo’s ‘The Last Judgment ‘and ‘The Creation of Adam’ cloaking the ceiling with colorful mural adorning a wall.
After Sistine Chapel visit, go to St. Peters Basilica, the Catholic Church. Learn and see more of Vatican arts about Michelangelo art sculpted when he was just 24 years old. Gaze at Bernini’s Baldachino and in St. Peters Square bid a goodbye to your guide.