Explore this nation within a city and discover one of the most artistically, politically and religiously complex entities in the world. You will be able to skip the line to enter the world’s most popular tourist attraction. This tour covers the masterpieces inside the Vatican Museums, a labyrinth of hundreds of galleries from ancient to modern art. After gazing at Michelangelo’s frescos in the Sistine Chapel, site of the papal conclave, you will head directly into St. Peter’s Basilica, the largest church in the world, and see several Popes’ funerary monuments and Michelangelo’s dome and Pieta’ sculpture.

Duration: 3 hours

Sites visited: The Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica.