Our Blogger: Wanda On October 5 th 2009, in Rome…
This private walking tour of the Vatican Museums in Rome starts at 08.30 m and lasts about 3 hours / 3 hours and a half. You will be meeting your guide outside the entrance of the Vatican Museums.
This very enjoyable walk around the Vatican only includes few participants so you will have plenty of time to ask as many questions as you want to your guide. You will be shown around various parts of the Vatican Museums such as the Cortile della Pigna, the Gallery of the Candelabra, the Gallery of the Tapestries, Gallery of the Maps, the Hall of the Immaculate Conception, the Rooms of Raffaello, and eventually the Sixtine Chapel.
You will be then lead to the Saint Peter’s Basilica and you will admire the great works by Michelangelo but also Bernini and some other famous artists and will enjoy the extensive explanation with the full story of the church, from when it was first founded to the more recent renovations. By the end of the tour you will walk towards Saint Peter’s Square which was conceived by Bernini.
The walking tour of the Vatican runs daily except Sundays and Wednesdays.The rate includes the entrance fee and the english speaking guide. Do not delay and book now !And since you certainly want to discover more of Rome stop over in our central Yes Hotel Rome for your say