Our classic catch-all Vatican tour which includes an optional upgrade on the day to visit St. Peter's Basilica. See the best of the Vatican Museums then have the rest of the day free to enjoy Rome after booking this, our top selling Vatican tour. "Best of the Vatican: Fast Track Highlights" runs every day all year excluding Sundays and public holidays.

Get in to the Vatican quickly and see all the most important works of art inside the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel! We cover the best of what is arguably the most important art collection in the world, occupying more than 1,200 rooms. Such highlights include the collections of Classical Antiquities, Gallery of Maps, the Round Room, Hellenistic art in the Belvedere Courtyard, and the Sistine Chapel.

Every Vatican tour is unique by virtue of the fact that every Vatican tour guide is different, so relax in the knowledge that one of our expert guides, praised on prestigious websites like TripAdvisor, will relate the fascinating story of the Sistine Chapel from before it was commissioned to completion.

This is far and away the best way to experience all the Vatican City highlights with faster than skip the line Vatican entrance.


Expert Vatican tour guide
Fast track Vatican entrance
Vatican Museums tour
Sistine Chapel tour
St. Peter's Basilica (can upgrade on the day)
No photos inside the Sistine Chapel
Does NOT include St. Peter's Tomb / Scavi / Necropolis - please book separately through the Vatican
Not wheelchair accessible

Important Information

Remember to use promo code ROME2019 when you book this tour to get 10% off!
On days immediately surrounding religious holidays at the Vatican, alterations to tours may become necessary due to partial closings of areas normally included in this tour. In the event that the Papal tombs beneath St. Peter's Basilica are closed, the tour of the Basilica itself will be extended and no refunds made.