It’s no secret that the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica draws up a lot of crowds. These two historic and sacred sites are well-beloved by locals and are visited by thousands of tourists from around the world. However, there’s a way to enjoy these two remarkable locations minus the mob. Join this tour from and enjoy early access to these two attractions before it opens to the rest of the public! You’ll welcome the morning with a filling Italian-American breakfast at the Pinecone Courtyard and savor the peaceful atmosphere of the garden before your tour begins. Then, you’ll embark on a 3-hour journey of the Vatican Museums where you’ll find the Gallery of the Tapestries, Maps, and the Candelabra as well as the Raphael Rooms, and more. You’ll also get a closer look at the Sistine Chapel, the pope’s official residence, before wrapping up your journey at St. Peter’s Basilica. You’ll be accompanied by an English-speaking art historian for a thorough explanation of each location you’ll visit making your day all the more memorable.