private shore excursion to Vatican highlights and Rome
group size: the size of your party
pre booked Vatican admission avoiding lines
Following your journey into the city a short orientation will
take you past the ancient city walls, the Colosseum, Circus Maximus,
and Piazza Venezia to the Spanish Steps area, heart of the city’s
trendy commercial center . Armed with maps and direction from your
driver time on your own, approximately 2 hours, to explore the city.
At the appointed time return to the meeting point and drive to the
Vatican for your tour of the priceless collections. Your private
guide will take through the many galleries of the Vatican Museums.
See ancient sculptures in the Candelabra gallery, amazing 16th
century tapestries designed by Raphael’s and his workshop, the
glittering Gallery of Maps with its 450 ft long spectacular ceiling.
Enjoy Raphael’s masterpieces , including renowned “School of
Athens”. Next Michelangelo’s majestic “Creation” in the Sistine
Chapel ceiling and its dramatic “Judgement Day” altar piece.Visit St
Peter largest world church with its precious art works including
Bernini’s spectacular bronze “Baldacchino” and Michelangelo’s moving
“Pietà”. At the end of a meaningful experience rejoin your driver
for the drive back to the ship.
chauffeur driven air-climatized private transport - Rome unguided
orientation drive English speaking guide lecturer at the Vatican -
admission fees to the Vatican Museums
price per person in Euros:
4 to 6
7 to 14