Vatican Tour – Privileged Entrance


VATICAN MUSEUM

Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s…

The Holy See, a sovereign state since 1929, contains within its walls some of the world’s greatest masterpieces of art and architecture.
Our tour will start at the VATICAN MUSEUM, whose world-renowned art collection was first established in 1500.
In the astonishing Picture-Gallery you will admire paintings by such masters as GiottoRaphael,Leonardo Da Vinci, and Caravaggio.
The Ancient Statuary Collection is home to theLaocoon, a Hellenistic Greek statue of unparalleled technical virtuosity. Its sublime depiction of human emotion became a source of inspiration for such great artists as Raphael and Michelangelo. Speaking of Michelangelo, our tour continues to the Sistine Chapel, where Michelangelo’s stunning frescoes and famous ceiling continue to transport visitors with their color, beauty, and spiritual richness.
Take in the grandeur and history of St. Peter’s Basilica, home to the Pietà and soaring Dome by Michelangelo and the exquisite Baldacchino (canopy) by Bernini. Our Vatican tour will conclude in St. Peter’s Square, framed by Bernini’s perfectly arrayed colonnade.

DRESS CODE

No shorts or miniskirts, no sleeveless, no big bags or backpacks,no big umbrellas (small foldable umbrellas are ok).