Vatican Museums Early Entry Tour with Breakfast

Vatican Museums Early Entry Tour with Buffet Breakfast

Vatican Museums Early Entry Tour with Breakfast


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DURATION: 3 hours



MEETING POINT: Viale Vaticano


Get early-bird entrance to the Vatican Museums with an expertly guided tour. Enjoy a breakfast inside the Vatican Museums, and then see the highlights of the papal art collection. Look inside the Sistine Chapel on a small group tour of no more than 15 people.




Vatican Museums Early Entry Tour with Breakfast Highlights

  • Enjoy a Vatican Museums guided tour with VIP early entrance
  • Visit the Sistine Chapel before it opens to the general public
  • Sit down to a special breakfast in one of the world’s most iconic locations


  • Early entrance to the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel
  • An exclusive chance to enjoy the Vatican Museums before the crowds
  • Two-hour guided tour of the Vatican Museums in English
  • Access to the Upper Galleries (Candelabra, Tapestries, and Gallery of Maps), Raphael’s Rooms & Sistine Chapel
  • Breakfast at the Vatican bistro in Cortile della Pigna
  • Unlimited time after your breakfast to continue exploring the Vatican Museum freely


  • Tips
  • Hotel pick-up or drop off


It’s not everyday you’re at the Vatican Museums – you’ll want to make the most of your visit.

This Vatican Museums guided tour includes VIP early entry, before normal ticket holders are allowed inside. You’ll be able to wander the almost-empty halls and marvel at the Sistine Chapel, with an expert guide there to fill you in on the cultural and religious context of the Vatican’s famous treasures.

As the first regular visitors begin to stream into the museums, you can enjoy a rich American breakfast in the evocative atmosphere of the Cortile della Pigna.


07:30 – Explanation of the Sistine Chapel via didactic panels

07:45 – Guided visit of the Upper Galleries (Candelabra, Tapestries, and Gallery of Maps), Raphael’s Rooms, Sistine Chapel

09:15 – Start of the breakfast, you will be escorted to the bistro of the Cortile della Pigna

10:15 – End of the breakfast, you can freely continue the visit

Breakfast menu

Drinks – cappuccino or American coffee, selection of teas, fresh fruit juices, still and sparkling mineral water

Food – bakery, dry pastry biscuits, pancakes (selection of butter, jams, and/or honey), assorted yogurts, fresh fruit, cold cuts and cheeses, scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, sausages, fried potatoes


What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops are allowed inside the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Knees and shoulders must be covered at all times. You risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough people to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved on this tour
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Large bags, purses, professional photography equipment and other bulky gear or accessories are not permitted inside the Vatican Museums

Not suitable for

  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

2 reviews for Vatican Museums Early Entry Tour with Breakfast

  1. 5 out of 5

    Trusted Customer

    The tour was well worth the money! The breakfast was great and our tour guide was very knowledgeable and easy to understand!

  2. 5 out of 5


    It was a well run, well organized experience. Breakfast was delightful and the tour guide was knowledgable and informative. We loved it.

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