There are 54 galleries, or salas, in total, with the Sistine Chapel, notably, being the very last sala within the Museum.
Tour one of the holiest sites in the Christendom, with exclusive skip-the-line access. Walk through the Vatican Museums, a splendid collection of the Popes, containing classic sculptures and masterpieces from all time periods.
Use this unique opportunity to admire works by important rescan artists such as Raphael, Giotto and Caravaggio. Admire Michelangelo’s breath taking ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, and visit one of the biggest and most important churches in the World, the Saint Peter’s Basilica. Learn about the history of the Vatican State, the smallest country in the World, considered also one of the most important places in the history of the human civilization.
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SKIP THE LINES AND TOUR THE WORLD FAMOUS VATICAN CITY
The Vatican City is a world famous independent city-state surrounded by a lot of mysteries. It is home to the Pope, as well as numerous famous ancient Rome sculptures, paintings, and architecture. There is always a massive crowd at the famous city, as tourists travel from all over the world to tour the cultural treasure trove that is the Vatican City.
Gladiator Tours will make sure you get quick access to see the very best of the world famous Vatican City with a skip the line ticket that allows you to bypass the ridiculously long tour lines that often stretch for hours. From the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel to the St. Peter’s Basilica, Gladiator Tours will take you on an outstanding tour that will leave you enriched with knowledge of Vatican City’s history.
The Vatican Museum
Founded in the 16th century, the Vatican Museums are a group of Christian and art museums located in the Vatican City. It spreads across 9 miles and has over 2000 rooms that hold some of the most outstanding collections of art, artifacts, and architecture in the world. With over 20,000 artworks on display, the Vatican Museum is ranked to be the 6th most visited museum in the world.
The Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel, originally known as the Capela Magna, is the official residence of the Pope in Vatican City. Since its restoration in 1480, it has served as a religious place and a famous site of tourist attraction. The Chapel became famous as a result of the beautiful frescos painted on the ceiling of the chapel by Michelangelo.
The St. Peter’s Basilica
The St. Peter’s Basilica, a Renaissance church built over St. Peter’s tomb, is located just outside the Vatican Museum. The Basilica, completed in 1615, is the most renowned Renaissance architecture and the biggest church in the world. Today, the St. Peter’s Basilica is a famous tourist site with incredible artworks, such as the Pieta, carved by Michelangelo, and Baldacchino designed by Bernini.
WHY CHOOSE US
Skip All Tour Lines
Gladiator Tour will take you on a stress-free Vatican City Tour by making sure that you get quick entry into all the tourist sites with our skip the line tours tickets. We strive towards making our tours as comfortable as possible, and will get you into the Vatican museum and the St. Peter’s Basilica through special entrances within minutes, instead of spending hours on the general access tour lines.
See the Best of the Vatican Museums
In addition to the skip the line access, Gladiator Tours will take you on tour with an expert guide to see the very best of the Vatican Museums, such as the sculpture of ‘Laocoon and his Sons.' Although you can take an individual tour, you will gain more insight on our tour, as you will have the chance to understand much of the Vatican City’s rich history from our expert guide, who are passionate about the history, art, and architecture of the Vatican City. Our Tour of the Vatican Museums is unhurried covering all the sights you have heard of, and a few more you might even know existed.
Tour the Magnificent Sistine Chapel
Immediately after visiting the Vatican Museum, you will enter into the Sistine Chapel, where you will gaze upon the masterpiece that is the ‘Sistine Chapel roof and The Last Judgment,' beautifully painted by Michelangelo. Our guides will take the time to engage and entertain you with enriched details that will bring the famous artworks to life, and you will learn the stories behind each painting as well as what they mean.
Explore the Treasures of the St. Peter Basilica
After the tour of the Sistine Chapel, the tour will move on to the St. Peter’s Basilica. Although the hours available for visiting the St. Peter’s Basilica are limited, on our Vatican City tour, Gladiator Tours will ensure that you get the chance to explore the treasures of the Basilica. You will have a skip the line access here too, so you will get inside quickly through a special entrance, and can start exploring every nook and cranny of the massive church, including Michelangelo’s Pieta, St. Peter’s chair and much more.
Skip the Lines and Make your Visit to the Famous Vatican City Incredible!
Vicolo dell'Orfeo nr 13, Roma, RM, Italia