Sistine Chapel
Gallery of Maps, Vatican Museums
Tickets to the vatican museums
front view of the St Peter Basilica
Skip the Line

Skip-the-Line Tickets: Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel with Optional Audio Guide

(41 Reviews)
Mon to Sat
Several Departure Times

Independent travelers who want to explore the Vatican at their own speed can still use our Skip-the-Line tickets. This will let you skip all the lines and give you plenty of time to wander among the riches of the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican Museums.

  • Skip-the-line tickets and guided entry into the Museums of the Vatican
  • Craft your personalized itinerary with the help of our useful Vatican Map
  • Enhance your experience with the option to enjoy our informative multilingual audio guide
  • Collect your tickets at a convenient location and allow us to escort you.


Tour Description

What's Included

  • Ticket & reservation fees to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel
  • Map of the Vatican Museums including information on the Sistine Chapel
  • Multilingual Audio Guide (If Option Selected)
  • Gratuities

Sites Visited

  • Vatican Museum
  • Sistine Chapel

The Vatican can often sell out in advance due to it being so popular with visitors to Rome. You may find it difficult to find the date you want, or you may get frustrated by some of the websites. You can ensure a seamless and more efficient booking experience with us!

Fast Entrance

Once you book your tickets with us you will receive our voucher. This can be exchanged at our meeting place outside the Vatican Museum. Simply meet the City Wonders representative who’ll be waiting for you. They will take you past the lines that stretch along the streets and straight inside the Vatican thanks to our reserved entrance. We will also provide you with a map of the museums and a succinct synopsis of how to find the must-see attractions. Once you get your bearings it is time to head off on your solo tour.

Additionally, should you choose to enhance your experience, consider adding the informative commentary of our exclusive multilingual audio guide to your tour. This optional feature ensures a memorable and enriching visit to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, aligning with the flexibility of our Skip-the-Line access.

No One Gives You More Access

For a small additional cost, you can upgrade your ticket (and your visit) to experience our top-rated Early Access Tour. One of our expert English-speaking guides will help you explore the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel. Along the way, they will share curious facts and stories about the masterpieces and the famous names who produced them. In a small group of fewer than 20 people, you’ll be able to indulge your curiosity with your guide. Check out our complete range of guided tours of the Vatican.

Check out our complete range of guided tours of the Vatican.

Important Notes

  • The Sistine Chapel may be subject to unscheduled closures for religious ceremonies. While we undertake to tell guests beforehand if there are any planned disruptions, this is not always possible. In these cases, we are unable to provide refunds or discounts.
  • Please note that appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. Knees, shoulders and backs must be covered. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip-the-Line' access.

Cancelation Policy

This tour is subject to a 24-hour cancelation policy. If you wish to cancel or amend your booking, you can do so without charge by contacting us up to 24 hours in advance of your expected departure time.

Thousands of 5-Star Reviews

41 Reviews
  • Tripadvisor

  • Know Before You Go

per adult
Likely To Sell out
  • Book with Confidence: Free cancellations up to 24 hours before the experience begins (local time).
  • Multilingual Customer Service: Talk to us, we are here to help.
  • No Hidden Costs: All taxes and fees included.

Get to Know Dark Rome

Guide showing attraction

A Dark Rome tour is the product of meticulous research, detailed planning, and a passion for providing customers with travel experiences they will cherish forever.

With Dark Rome it's not just facts, our passionate guides tell you the stories that bring the sights to life.

  • All of our guides are experts in their field
  • We only hire fluent English-speakers so nothing is ever lost in translation
  • We focus on the little details and anecdotes that make Dark Rome so special