This fully private Vatican experience with an esteemed Vatican expert spans the magnificent Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, Papal sarcophagi and St. Peter's vast Basilica. Priority entrance into the museums is assured by your private Vatican guide, who will proceed to connect you with the most impressive works of art and sculpture ever created. This immersive journey touches on the talents of such luminaries as Raphael, Bernini and Michelangelo. The Sistine Chapel ceiling is the focal point and your guide will deliver an in depth analysis of each fresco panel and anecdotes aplenty! We conclude with direct access to St. Peter's Basilica and a comprehensive privately guided tour therein, a fantastic privilege for clients who book this private tour.