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Featured Shore Excursion: A day in the Vatican City from Rome Civitavecchia with a Vatican Guide


Our full day
shore excursion to Rome from Civitavecchia pier will be entirely dedicated to the Vatican City State, the smallest country in the World. The Vatican Museums with the Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel, Raphael Rooms, the best Vatican scolptures, Rome mosaics, ancient Roman frescoes, St. Peter's Basilica, the crypt of the Popes (the Grottoes) and St. Peter's Basilica.

Also in this
Rome Cruise NO LINES to get into the Vatican Museums thanks to our special VIP entrance & Vatican Guide.
The Vatican Museums are the third largest collection in the Wolrd with appx. 4 miles (7 km) of galleries. You Vatican Guide, Cristiano Pellegrini, will guide your shore trip to the hidden places of the Vatican City where most of the people don't know they exist.

This
Vatican cruise tour is addressed to those who want fully appreciate the best Museum in Rome owned by the Catholic Church. Most of the treasures of Ancient Rome are in fact placed inside the Vatican Museums since 1506.

Our driver will pick you up at
Rome Port (Civitavecchia pier) on early morning and will lead to Rome where you will meet your assigned private English speaking guide. No other people in the tour, your guide will be just for your private party or group. This is a private shore tour to the Vatican!


What we will see in this Vatican Cruise Tour

  • Pio Clementino Museum: Laocoon, Torso di Belvedere, Apollo di Belvedere, Apoxi˛menos, Nero's Bath, Sarcophagi of Costanza & St. Helen
  • Braccio Nuovo Museum: Caesar Augutus of Prima Porta, The Nile, Silenus with Child Dyonisus
  • Pine Courtyard
  • Gallery of Candelabras, Gallery of Tapistries and Gallery of Maps
  • Rooms of St. Pio V with the micro-mosaic collection
  • Sobiesky Room
  • Room of the Immaculate Conception
  • Vatican Apostolic Library with the Sistine Room
  • Gregorian - Prophane Museum (Greek & Roman Art)

Convenient pick-up and drop off, right at Rome pier by one of our English speaking drivers who will have a sign showing your name(s) or the name of your cruise group.
You will have your private English tourist guide for appx. 8-9 hours of full day guided tour at the Vatican City, and appx. 11 hours our private driver. At 04:45 pm appx. (pending on your ship departure), you will go back to the Rome pier with the driver only.

NOTE: Admission tickets with reservation (VIP entrance - no lines at the Vatican) at the Vatican Museums are included in the below costs.

  • Chiaramonti Museum
  • Pio-Christian Museum: collection of early Christian Church
  • Vatican Painting Gallery: Giotto, Raphael, Titian, Leonardo da Vinci, Bellini, Caravaggio
  • Raphael Rooms
  • Borgia's Apartments (Pope Alexander VI)
  • Chapel of Nicholas V
  • Sistine Chapel
  • St. Peter's Basilica,
  • Grottoes of the Popes / Tombs of the Popes underneath St. Peter's Basilica
  • St. Peter's Square.

If I will be available on the chosen date, (myself, Cristiano Pellegrini, in quality of one of the few official VATICAN GUIDES), I will be delighted to take care personally of your cruise excursion. Otherwise, either one of my family (my father Sandro or my brother Federico) or, should they be already booked, another valid and professional & licensed English speaking guide will be taking care of your family cruise or cruise group.

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Cruise Tour to the Vatican City for 1-2 People


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A day in the Vatican City from Rome Civitavecchia
Shore Excursion to the Vatican City State

For 1-2 people: EUR 1.100,00
Admission fees with reservation included (NO Lines)

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Cruise Tour to the Vatican City for 3-5 People


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A day in the Vatican City from Rome Civitavecchia
Shore Excursion to the Vatican City State

For 3-5 people: EUR 1.400,00
Admission fees with reservation included (NO Lines)

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Cruise Tour to the Vatican City for 6-7 People


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A day in the Vatican City from Rome Civitavecchia
Shore Excursion to the Vatican City State

For 6-7 people: EUR 1.500,00
Admission fees with reservation included (NO Lines)

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Cruise Tour to the Vatican City from 10 to 18 People


A day in the Vatican City from Rome Civitavecchia
Shore Excursion to the Vatican City State

From 10 to 18 people:

EUR 180,00 per person

Included: entrance fees with the reservation to the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel with no lines & head-sets throughout the tour.

  • Discounts and reductions for children under 18.
  • If requested, suppleement for Tour Escort all day EUR 250,00 flat fee.

Cruise Tour to the Vatican City from 25 to 50 people


A day in the Vatican City from Rome Civitavecchia
Shore Excursion to the Vatican City State

From 25 to 50 people:

EUR 100,00 per person

Included: entrance fees with the reservation to the Vatican Museums with no lines & head-sets throughout the tour.

  • Discounts and reductions for children under 18.
  • If requested, supplement of EUR 250,00 for Tour Escort all day, flat fee.


Important NOTES to the Vatican Cruise


1. This Cruise tour to the Vatican City can be operated neither on Sundays (The Vatican Museums are closed) nor on the Vatican festivities.

2. Vatican Fiest Days, Year 2009 :
02/11; 03/19; 04/13; 05/01; 05/21; 06/11; 06/29; 08/15; 08/12.

3. The last Sundays of each month the Vatican Museums are open and free and therefore they cannot accept any reservation. This means that the lines are worse than ever. Plus, the Museum Vatican are opn only for the morning and in St. Peter's Basilica on Sundays tours are not allowed.

4. No shorts for gentlemen or sleeveless for women are accepted in the Vatican, whose glad to receive its visitors properly attired. For the women's skirts, they must be under the knees.


Do you want to customize your own private Rome shore excursion? Any special need or wish to see and do?

Ask us and send an e-mail at:
info@ItalyCruiseTours.Com

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Christian Cruise - Cruise Excursion to the Vatican: The Vatican Gardens

Do you want us to include the Vatican Gardens in this Rome Cruise Tour?


The tour of the Vatican Gardens will allow us to walk through Vatican superb vistas, splendid plants and gardens, with plenty of ruins and monumental fountains. The main protagonist will be the Michelangelo's Dome, being visible from all over the Vatican Gardens.

On the other hand, it is beautiful to realize how much crowded can be the Vatican Museums while we will be strolling with no rush inside the Vatican Gardens. Of course, no lines to get into.

The Vatican Gardens are 54 acres size (108 acres is the total extension of the Vatican City State) corresponding to 22 hectares (total Vatican size is 44 hectares) and are magnificient.

All this tour will be possible thanks only through the official Vatican Guide, Dr. Cristiano Pellegrini.


NOTES on the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


1.
This tour is possible in combination with any other Rome Tour, not only during the Cruise excursion to the Vatican City.

2. Running days: all days but Wednesday or Vatican Fiest Days, including Sunday.

3. The Direction of the Vatican Museums requires visitors being properly attired.

Tour of The Vatican Gardens for 1-2 People - COSTS


Vatican Cruise Tour - VIP Tour
Additional cost for the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


  • 1-2 people: EUR 250,00
  • Admission fees, including reservation: EUR 25,00 per person

Tour of The Vatican Gardens for 3-5 People - COSTS


Vatican Cruise Tour - VIP Tour
Additional cost for the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


  • 3-5 people: EUR 300,00
  • Admission fees, including reservation: EUR 25,00 per person

Tour of The Vatican Gardens for 6-7 People - COSTS


Vatican Cruise Tour - VIP Tour
Additional cost for the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


  • 6-7 people: EUR 350,00
  • Admission fees, including reservation: EUR 25,00 per person

Tour of The Vatican Gardens for 8-15 People - COSTS


Vatican Cruise Tour - VIP Tour
Additional cost for the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


  • 8-15 people: EUR 400,00
  • Admission fees, including reservation: EUR 25,00 per person

Tour of The Vatican Gardens for 15-25 People - Costs


Vatican Cruise Tour - VIP Tour
Additional cost for the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


  • 16-25 people: EUR 55,00 EUR per person, including the admission fees, reservation & head-sets for the tour

Tour of The Vatican Gardens for 26-50 People - Costs


Vatican Cruise Tour - VIP Tour
Additional cost for the Tour of the Vatican Gardens


  • 26-50 people: EUR 50,00 EUR per person, including the admission fees, reservation & head-sets for the tour


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