private family tour of Vatican Museums Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter's Basilica

private family tour of Vatican Museums Sistine Chapel and Saint Peter's Basilica
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$322.35
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Description

This  tour combines the main attractions of the Vatican Museums including Sistine Chapel and St. Peters Basilica. It offers a great opportunity to admire the masterpieces of the collection and experience the historically-rich atmosphere of the imposing Basilica. Enjoy this breathtaking journey through painting and sculpture with your guide in this private tour.

Begin your tour by exchanging introductions with your guide and group at the meeting point on Viale Vaticano. Then, head to the Vatican, where your skip the line tickets will get you immediate entry. Follow your professional guide as they lead you through one of the most incredible architectural structures in Rome. See the upper galleries as well as the Papal apartment as you walk through the rooms of the museum. See the Sistine Chapel and observe the impressive ceiling, painted years ago by the great Michelangelo.

Admire ancient sculptures and masterpieces such as  Laocoon, and Belvedere Torso. Enjoy seeing the frescoes and tapestries of the Upper Galleries and once your tour of the Museums comes to an end discover the treasures of the Basilica, you will see mosaics, statues, and ancient memorials. The tour will be an evolving journey through art and history, ending with the imposing architecture of the Basilica and the amazing artworks by Gian Lorenzo Bernini , the supreme expression of the art of the Barocco Romano.

This  tour combines the main attractions of the Vatican Museums including Sistine Chapel and St. Peters Basilica. It offers a great opportunity to admire the masterpieces of the collection and experience the historically-rich atmosphere of the imposing Basilica. Enjoy this breathtaking journey through painting and sculpture with your guide in this private tour.