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Viale Vaticano, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

It was a great tour experience. Our tour guide was really good and making us feel comfy despite of crowded people, the heat and lots of walking. So whenever you are planning to get a tour guide around Rome, Like Vatican Museums and Sintine Chapel,...More

Thank Bella B
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If you came all the way to Rome, you have to visit the Vatican. Doesn't matter if you are Catholic or even if you are religious, this place is full of art. It is not to be missed. St. Peter's is spectacular and of course...More

Thank Michael M
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Buy tickets online, skip the huge queues and enter into an historic world! Spent a whole morning, worth seeing all the rooms and wonderful frescos, paintings, sculptures and other forms of art.

Thank MJoao65
Reviewed today via mobile

You must prebook and a long time in advance too if going at peak time as it’s very, very, very busy. You don’t need to go as part of a tour, just go the official website and book a date and time slot. You can...More

Thank EstherHosking
Reviewed today via mobile

So we went on the tour similar to one we did at the coliseum and it was, good. I pause and want to give emphasis that this is fast paced and it will be crowded. Even that is being kind. Felt like I was being...More

Thank Craig S
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we were fortunate enough to be in rome on a summer friday, which is luckily the best time to go to the vatican. otherwise, it's just too hot and crowded and not fun. when we went, it was pretty empty and that made it so...More

Thank joedirte12
Reviewed today via mobile

A very popular venue which is worth every Euro. Buy your ticket in advance to avoid the longest queues I have ever seen as well as avoid the many street sellers of tickets which were more expensive than we bought at our hotel. If you...More

Thank MartyDW
Reviewed today via mobile

My recommendation is book on an early morning trip or a skip the line as the queue to get in otherwise is very long. Everyone makes a bee line for the Sistine Chapel but I really liked the Geography Hall and the carriage museum. The...More

Thank ScotsmanabroadKMB
Reviewed today via mobile

In summer months don't bake waiting outside. It is hot enough and mostly not ventilated inside. Take water. This shows you how popes accumulated wealth. Do not miss. Michelangelo Art is spectacular.

Thank max b
Reviewed today via mobile

Took a guided tour to avoid queuing. Eugene was brilliant.....BUT, why do all the tours depart at the same time???!!! Descending into the Sistene Chapel with 3 - 4 people abreast down the stairs, then 2 abreast, is NOT ideal!!!!! It's hot, and people have...More

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August 20, 2018|
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Response from 2801DI | Reviewed this property |
Waiting and haggling is ok but the queues in the non advance queue are huge, so for the few pounds more do it before you travel. I was there in June, the temperature was in the 30s in full sun and people were still in the... More
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August 11, 2018|
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Response from Sean H | Reviewed this property |
At the start there is a sign for the ‘quick route’ to Sistine chapel. Takes around an hour....maybe less. You’ll still see hundreds of works of art.
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Little Jenny | Reviewed this property |
The chapel is the last place you go to and it is a one way walkaround, I would think it will be fine early morning in October. The main problem we had was the stifling heat!