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Key Details

  • City: Vatican
  • Duration: 3 hrs 45 mins
  • Start Time: 7:30AM (and limited 8AM tours)

Tour Highlights

  • Enter the museums before the general public to see the Sistine Chapel at a quieter time. During Easter & summer, the Chapel may have some groups inside but never the hoards you'll see later. On quieter days you'll have it pretty much to yourself!

  • See the best of the Vatican City in under four hours. With a guided tour of the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican Museums (including the Raphael Rooms) and St. Peter’s Basilica, you’ll cover all the bases.

  • Engage with the art and architecture of the Vatican. Our guides are passionate art experts, full of stories and familiar with even the smallest details of these massive museums. With groups of just 12 or fewer, you'll find them easy to engage with.

Enter the Vatican before the crowds Rush to the Sistine Chapel before the public Busy Vatican Museum corridors See the Sistine Chapel when it's almost empty Guide uses aids to explain Sistine frescoes The Sistine Chapel Ceiling Visit the Raphael Rooms The School of Athens by Raphael Raphael Rooms: Can you spot Raphael? Raphael Rooms: Do you see Rocky? This sculpture inspired Michelangelo The Belvedere Torso Ancient Greek sculptures, Vatican Museums Nero's bath (its literally priceless!) The Laocoon Group, Vatican Museums Apollo Belvedere, Vatican Museums The Gallery of the Maps, Vatican Museums St. Peter's Basilica, included on our Pristine Sistine Tour Inside St. Peter's Basilica Bernini's 'Baldachin' altar, St. Peter's Basilica Michelangelo's 'Pieta', St. Peter's Basilica The ceiling of St. Peter's Basilica Bernini's stained glass window, St. Peter's Basilica Rubbing St. Peter's foot for luck Pristine Sistine Chapel tour ends at St. Peter's Square

EXTENDED TOUR DESCRIPTION

ENTER THE SISTINE CHAPEL BEFORE THE GENERAL PUBLIC

There are moments that stay with you forever. Visiting the Sistine Chapel and seeing the masterpieces of Michelangelo should be one of those. For too many visitors, this special experience is ruined by overcrowding, but what if there was a shot at a better moment?

Over the last five years we've practiced Pristine Sistine™ Chapel Tour on thousands of guests, crafting the best possible experience of the Vatican Museums. Along with your guide, you'll enter an hour before the public and pass through galleries before they fill up for the day. Depending on how busy the Museums are that morning, your guide will spend a little time giving you an introduction to rooms along the way, like the Gallery of the Maps, the Gallery of Tapestries or the Raphael Rooms; or go directly to the Sistine Chapel.

They know how to read the crowd and their aim is to get you to the Chapel at the most peaceful time (always before the 9am opening). During the peak months of high season and a few days over Easter, there will be some groups inside the Sistine Chapel when you visit, but you'll always have much more space than other times of day.

Most days, you'll find the Chapel relatively quiet. Spend 15 - 20 minutes peacefully enjoying what is surely one of life's greatest artistic experiences, then embark on a full-guided tour of the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica. Entering before the public you’ll have time to move around the Chapel and admire the various frescoes from every angle, without having to use your elbows.

But that’s only the start of our journey.

ENGAGE WITH THE BEST OF THE VATICAN MUSEUMS COLLECTION

We say engage because that’s what you’ll do. Our guides have been carefully chosen as the perfect travel companions, enriching your visit with witty anecdotes and entertaining details to bring world-famous works to life. They will lead you on a carefully-crafted route through the best of the collection; teaching you not just about the art and history of the collection but the history of the Popes too. You’ll learn about the many characters that have lived, worked and painted here.

Traveling in small groups of only 12 people or fewer (with personal headsets) you’ll always be able to hear your guide and engage with their stories, asking all the questions you can think of. We won’t finish at the Vatican Museums though. Our next stop is the world’s largest Basilica.

SKIP THE LINES INTO ST. PETER’S BASILICA

As an official Vatican tour operator, we’ll go directly from the Vatican Museums to St. Peter’s Basilica, bypassing long general access lines and avoiding a long walk and wait to enter the church. Everything about this incredible building is awe-inspiring, from Bernini’s monumental altar canopy to Michelangelo’s moving 'Pietà' and transcendent dome.

As you explore every nook and cranny of this huge building, you’ll get an insight into the heart of the Catholic Church and Renaissance Italy with our passionate guides at the helm. Our Pristine Sistine™ Chapel Tour guarantees that perfect Sistine moment – plus an engaging and entertaining three hours to follow.

You’ll probably only visit the Vatican City once. Make it perfect with our original, Pristine Sistine Chapel tour.

NOTE: Due to increased demand, we're offering an additional time slot on our Pristine Sistine tour, entering the Museums at 8.30AM, 30 minutes before general opening rather than one hour, for those who need a little more time in bed. Let's call it our Still-Quite-Pristine Sistine Tour.

At €86 per adult, it is €3 cheaper than our earlier departure. To book select the 8.00AM start time during booking.

Sites visited

  • Sistine Chapel (twice)
  • Raphael Rooms
  • Belvedere Courtyard with Apollo Belvedere & Laocoön & His Sons
  • Pinecone Courtyard
  • Gallery of the Candelabra
  • Gallery of the Maps
  • Gallery of the Tapestries
  • St. Peter’s Basilica
  • St. Peter’s Square

Included

  • Skip the Line Access tickets to the Vatican Museums (with early entrance an hour before the general public!)
  • Skip the Line Access to St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Expert Walks of Italy tour guide
  • Small groups, never more than 12 people
  • Headsets

Reviews

5-stars from over 4600 Customer Reviews

Sev was informative and excellent. Will recommed to others.
Loved our guide and getting into the Sistene Chapel before the crowds.
Our tour guide was outstanding - i believe her name was Sabastian. She was very energetic and knowledgeable. She knew right where to take us, the quickest ways to get there, and had a clear passion for what she did and what she was talking about.
David made our visit to the Vatican amazing. Loved the map and explanation of the Sistine chapel that he gave us while waiting to get in. He was very entertaining and I was never bored listening to him speak. Loved the earphones so that we didn't miss anything.
I enjoyed the tour very much. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. He was prompt and kept us on task without rushing us. Thank you for your service.
The guide and tour were wonderful. The only unpleasant thing (how many people there were at the Vatican!!!) was of course beyond her control. I would definitely recommend this tour.
David was an excellent guide. He has so much passion for Rome and it shows. He was the best guide we had i Italy. He deserves a raise and a promotion!
Davis Falaska is a very skilled guide. He enthusiasm and passion for his city were infectious. Thank you so much David. Your tour was one of the highlights of our first visit to Rome.
Francesca was great and the content was excellent, though the headphones had some issues with overlap from other tour groups. Aside from that hiccup, the tour was excellent.
Our guide was excellent and so was the whole experience!
Great tour with a knowledgable guide, would highly recommend.
She is the best guide ever. Thank you for such a wonderful experience.
MG was awesome! Very informative and communicated that well. Her knowledge was outstanding!
Our guide was absolutely excellent and so knowledgeable- this was one of our smartest purchases in Italy. Spend the money to get in early!
Excellent tour. The early entrance was definitely worth getting up early for. Jowita was excellent - so clear and interesting, even the kids were enthralled from start to finish.
Wonderful guide. Thank you.
Our tour guide Susanna was amazing. She offered so much information and answered all our questions. Most of all she was kind, thoughtful and very welcoming.
our guide was superb and had an excellent knowledge
Our guide (Luigi) was outstanding - deeply knowledgeable, upbeat, personable and passionate about the site and the subject. I very much enjoyed spending time with him.
I only wish there had been time to shop at a giftshop before we left the museum and went to St. Peters.
Luigi was very charming and knowledgable
Everything was as expected... except the crowd. It's CRAZY. LOL But that was to be expected. As for your guide and everything, I have no complaints, everything was going as it should so all good here. ;o)
Ferdinando's archeological and restoration knowledge was superb and made this experience most enjoyable. Great tour guide! Thanks
Vincenzo was great! He kept my kids 11 and 9 year olds interested, which to me was very important. He was also very helpful with our toddler. Thank-you!
Exceptional guide and tour. It exceeded my expectations.
Claudia was great and very knowledgeable! We loved our early morning tour.
Our guide was amazing, she was enthusiastic and lovely to spend time with. We learnt a lot on the tour and it was well worth beating the public queues. This is the 2nd tour we have had with the company and would definitely book again
It was fantastic to have some quite time in this very busy place. Jowice was an excellent guide. A special experience.
So much to see, so little time...lol. This was an excellent tour for us. Claudia was fun and informative and provided us with a lot of insights into the art and history we were viewing. Loved it.
Felix was so great!! I would recommend him again to anyone of my friends.
So much to see but he did really well getting us to the Sistine early before it was packed full.
One of the best tours I have taken: because of the guide. Great information presented in a humorous intelligent format. Bravo!
Sev was a fantastic guide. Very knowledgable and a great sense of humor. Found the proper balance in providing information during the tour as well as adding his own style to the presentation. Would highly recommend.
Gigi was very knowledgeable and passionate about his subject.
This is a sure winner from Walks of Italy. Maria Grazia was knowledgeable and navigated easily through the Sistine Chapel and the Basilica.
Maria was very knowledgeable and did a great job of navigating our group to avoid the crowds.
The tour was very efficient, on time, and informative. Burcu was a lovely young woman, with a lot of passion and a great smile! Will recommend this tour to others.
Super guide very informative and delivered everything promised plus!!
Felix was fantastic!
What an extraordinary tour and was made all that much better by Emma whose passion for history shone through every time she was talking about the different spots we visited on the tour. Will be recommending anyone that is heading to Rome to book a tour with walks of Italy
Wonderful tour, thank you for having us.
So glad we did the early tour. Gave us more time inside before it dad TOO PACKED AND HOT!!! We kind of had to rush through the museum area but all so worth it!!
Luciana was a fantastic tour guide! There were 8 of us in our group and she took the time to spend time with each of us and make sure we got the most out of the tour. She is extremely knowledgable, friendly and funny! I would highly recommend Luciana and Walks of Italy.
We had an excellent time with Julietta, who was both very engaging and very knowledgable. My only wish is that the Vatican did not herd people through like animals! (I know you have no control ovet this so please take it as a criticism of the Vatican!)
Wonderful tour, wonderful guide. The entire process - meeting our group, touring the Vatican, wrapping up the day was seamless and worth every penny. I will recommend this tour to anyone I know who plans to visit the Vatican!
Bucru was very knowledgeable, prepared and friendly. Another guide was so impressed that he stopped to ask about her use of an iPad. She is the best!
Another wonderful experience with your company
Getting in early to the sisteen chapel is a must and this is the tour to go on small group With Stefanie was well organised and she was very knowledgable and friendly throughout
A wonderful tour that was very well organzised. The guide's knowledge was outstanding and she made the tour very enjoyable.
Dario was fantastic. Would love to have him take us on another tour in the future.
excellent tour guide as usual Huge amount of info to digest
This was a very well run tour, with small groups of people enabling us to also get to know our other group members. Jowita is a lovely friendly and efficient guide her knowledge and enthusiasm throughout the whole tour brought the whole experience alive for us
We enjoyed the tour very much. Felix was very knowledgeable and fun
Our guide (sorry I forget his name) was beyond knowledgeable. He did an amazing job keeping us all together, infecting us with his enthusiasm and knowledge and navigating the crowds. Really well done!!
Seb was an incredible guide! We learned so much on the tour and I can't wait to recommend it to friends. St Peters and the Vatican was the highlight of our trip.
Our guide was fantastic. Her love and passion for art and the Sistine chapel were infectious. And how many guides can say that they've painted for the pope!? Phenomenal.
We had a great time. Tony is an excellent guide - very organized and full of information and historical background. We really loved the tour. I was a little worried because of the cost but everything went according to plan. We would certainly use Walks again. Thanks! Cheryl
Ivana was great!!
Excellent tour. Totally worth the money. Our guide Felix was really nice and explained everything in a very good way. We really enjoyed it.
Taking your tour early in the day was the best way to see the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's and the various Vatican museums. We certainly did beat most of the crowds and the tour was not rushed.
It was worth getting up early to beat the crowds. We noticed a considerable difference in the crowds even an hour after our tour started. Tiberio was absolutely incredible---very passionate about history and religion.
Such a great experience! Luigi was amazing!
Davide was wonderful! Great tour makes sure you see everything at the least crowds possible. Of course there are still many people but they structure it very well.
Juliette was an amazing guide. She was so informative and passionate that you couldn't help but love the every moment of the tour. She is an asset to your company. Wish we had her on all our tours.
Claudia was an excellent guide. She was very friendly and knowledgeable. We both really enjoyed the tour.
Excellent tour, highly recommended. We got all that we wanted.
Tour guide was amazing .. very knowledgeable on the history and beautiful sites
We were delighted with our tour and guide and would recommend Walks of Italy.
Our guide was absolutely fantastic! So knowledgable and personable. Thank you for a great experience!
Camilla was so helpful, kind and informative
The tour has been great and I must say Marta is one of the best guides I ever had. She is everything a guide should be. Excellent experience. Congratulations for all of you!
Jeb was a wonderful tour guide. We had ample opportunity to view the Sistine Chapel before the large crowds arrived.
Had a wonderful visit. Mauro was an excellent guide, informative and entertaining. Great job! I am happy to recommend to friends
I guide was fabulous she showed us everything it was a wonderful wonderful tour
We really enjoyed Jeb as our guide. He really helped make the trip special.
Martina was simply amazing! Very fun and knowledgeable.
Our guide was very knowledgeable and did a great job sharing his knowledge with us. Enjoyed the small group would recommend the tour with friends and family.
Guido was very knowledgeable and had a good temperament and personality. We would like to tip him if possible (we had to leave in a hurry for another tour). Can you please advise how we can send him a tip?
Guido was very knowledgeable and had a good temperament and personality. We would like to tip him if possible (we had to leave in a hurry for another tour). Can you please advise how we can send him a tip?
Good tour
Excellent -both tour and Francesca ! Highly recommend !
Loved her so knowlegable. Great tour once again.
Alessia shared her astounding depth of knowledge in an informative and humorous way! She offered certainty and enthusiasm. The early start was not only prompt but a great idea! She managed all ages and abilities professionally!
Emma was awesome!
Anna was engaging and knowledgeable and made the walk both entertaining and interesting
I was really impressed with Walks of Italy's organization for the tour and we really liked our guide, Toberio. He gave the tour with lots of energy the whole 3.5+ hours and he was extremely knowledgeable (not to mention very friendly). Really great experience!
Our guide, Mauro, was truly amazing! It was very obvious to me that he is an experienced guide, as he was very knowledgeable and funny, but also knew how to pace the tour well. I enjoyed every minute I spent with him, and learned so much from the tour. Thank you!
Fabrizio was so fantastic! We so appreciated his knowledge and the way he brought paintings, sculptures and the architecture to life! Definitely recommend him to anyone!!!
Luigi was great!
she very helpful, she knew her history, and i love the tour
My husband Wayne and I had a very informative and enjoyable Pristine Sistine Early Entrance Small Group Vatican Tour. Our tour guide Claudia was amazing! Thank you! Diane Coates
Small tours worth every cent. Loved getting into Sistine Chapel for 20 min. Good guide Sabrina
Our guide, Andrea, was really great. Perfect English, great knowledge of the collections, and paced the walk nicely.
Sev has obviously been at it a long time! He was almost robot like. Great tour guide but maybe he needs a break... seemed tired of the same routine.
Sabrina was excellent--very informative and professional
Claudia was wonderful and very knowledgeable. We recommend this tour to see the Sistine chapel before it's very crowded and the other highlights in the Vatican.
Our guide was Sev. He was great and planned our visits perfectly to avoid the crowds. Also being American his accent was well understood (no offense to the Italians but they have a funny English accent). Highly recommended tour
Great guide!
Wonderful tour!
The guide was very informative and interesting. We had a marvelous time and would have never seen everything we did without the tour. It was worth every penny. Cindy B
Getting to see much of the Vatican museums before they were packed with tourists made this tour very worthwhile. The guide was very informative and friendly too. We had a great time.
Angela was a delightful guide and made our tour of the Vatican wonderful.
This was an excellent tour of the Sistine Chapel and Vatican - a great way to learn more about the sites but also to avid the very long waits to get in and the crowds. I would definitely recommend doing a this tour.
The tour was excellent - our tour guide was very friendly, knowledgeable and passionate about the subject. It was a bit long though - maybe good to shorten it by 20/30 minutes. Very enjoyable - will refer my friends to it
I would have liked to spend more time in St. Peter's Basilica.
Wonderful tour guide. She was patient, knowledgeable and amazing at navigating a very difficult situation
Tour guide was excellent
Julietta was wonderful -- knowledgeable and humorous. Thank you for the magic.
Our guide was fantastic very informative and spoke great English thank you throughly enjoyed the day.
David Falaska was great. Very passionate and knowledge
We had a wonderful guide - Julietta, she was amazing. She provided information so clearly and so interesting that it was a pleasure to listed to her. That was our one of the best experiences with guided tours. We would definitely recommend her to any of our friends who decide to travel to Rome.
Julietta was a FASTASTIC guide - full of information, funny, and engaging. We were so happy that we decided on the Early Entrance tour - definitely worth every penny to avoid the crowds.
The check in was well organized. Emma was a wonderful guide very knowledgeable and friendly.
Our guide Julietta was extremely knowledgeable about everything inside the Vatican museum. She also knew exactly what route we should follow to insure we took full advantage of the early entrance. During our second walk through it was clear the route she took was amazing.
The tour was fantastic! Antonietta was great with us especially helping us with our little son! Her knowledge was fantastic and will recommend to anyone planning on coming to Rome that they do your tour!
The tour was fantastic! Antonietta was great with us especially helping us with our little son! Her knowledge was fantastic and will recommend to anyone planning on coming to Rome that they do your tour!
Awesome your! Dario was a great tour guide. So happy we decided to do this.
An absolutely amazing tour. Jowita spoke to us for 4 hours of this tour and kept it interesting, compelling and memorable.
Emma is a wonderful guide. She's witty and yet very earnest at the same time. The only constructive feedback I would give is that it would have been helpful to me if she could've spoken a little less quickly- although lets face it she had a little of info to share!
Fantastic!!
Luigi was very knowledgeable and extremely polite. We could not have asked for a better tour guide.
Great tour. The guide was enthusiastic and informative. It was a long tour and I was amazed at how she kept up her energy the whole time.
Amazing tour. Amazing tour guide!!
Fabulous tour. Great guide. Would highly recommend .
The only challenge was the crowds but obviously this cannot be avoided. Everything was very well organized. Very knowledgeable and friendly guide.
Was amazing! Jowita was a pleasure!
Our tour guide Camilla was very knowledgable and entertaining. I enjoyed the small grp. Just a small suggestion to allot 5 mins to buy souvenir in the Vatican Museums.
Guide was amazing and so informative loved it!
Our tour guide was outstanding!
I think the only issue was with the radios. But that is not your fault. We had a great time otherwise!!!
The tour guide was great. The headsets provided by the Vatican did not work very well, but the tour guide handled it extremely well.
Our guide was fantastic and full of helpful information. He made our trip to the Vatican very memorable.
Sabrina was a fantastic guide. She did an amazing job of rushing us to the Sistine Chapel so we could have a peaceful visit and then back to the highlights. I would definitely recommend this tour to any visitors to the Vatican.
Julietta was absolutely fantastic. Best city guide we've had in a while. Thank you so much Julietta. We will definitely be back to learn more about this wonderful city.
Tour was excellent. Our guide was the best!
Sabrina was very pleasant and knowledgeable
Marta was amazing and we loved her insight into the history of everything related to the Vatican and everything surround it. We enjoyed it very much!!!
Enjoyed the tour with wonderful and knowledgeable tour guy Marta. Thank you.
BURCU WAS A FANTASTIC TOUR GUIDE SHE WAS VERY INFORMATIVE AND KNOWLEDGEABLE WE ENJOYED THE TOUR VERY MUCH..
Elena was great for our Pristine Sistine Tour! Very personable and knowledgeable. We liked her so much we booked another tour with your company using her code the following day. Would happily recommend this tour company and Elena!!
Was a great guide with a ton of information.
Francesca was fantastic! She was so informative. We loved the Pristine Sistine tour. The smaller group size makes such a difference.
Emma was wonderful! Couldn't ask for a better tour guide for our Pristine Sistine Tour.
Sabrina was amazing and her knowledge made the Pristine Sistine tour most informative. Highly recommend this group for tours!
Claudia for our Pristine Sistine Tour was an excellent guide very knowledgeable
Great tour and very well organized.
Guide was very knowledgable, polite, and followed the guidelines of the Vatican.
Wow! I would definitely recommend your company to others!
Sabrina is a fabulous guide. She is very knowledgeable and made it fun to learn about the Vatican. She took very good care of us in a very crowded environment. We also liked that she was very respectful of the Sistine Chapel and taught us to be the same. She is outstanding in all respects.
Sabrina did a wonderful job! She really knew a lot of information and was informative
Guide was lovely & very knowledgable - also company was very responsive - would highly recomend
Although it was very busy, our guide took time to steer us through different exhibits and places of interset with minimal fuss. A very positive experience.
A well organised and informative tour. Recommended.
Me and my fiancé forget our guides name but he was absolutely outstanding and we will never forget our beautiful tour of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican. He was beyond entertaining and very informative, always pointing out little facts and details. He really made the experience one of a kind.
The tour was amazing and our guide was very knowledgeable. Very highly recommend this tour and company!
Juliette was superb. She is a treasure. So charming and witty and smart. Loved the tour.
Mind blowing tour, our guide Martina was awesome and in total control of the group and made sure we got the best advantage and views of every aspect on display. Her knowledge was amazing, her timing was immaculate and we loved her sense of humour.
Great time with no issues.
Very knowledgeable guide, provided time to answer questions, set a good pace for Pristine Sistine. We highly recommend touring with Felix!
Angela was an excellent guide. We learned so much and she was very informative. She made it interesting for everyone from a 9 year old to the over 70s crowd. Pristine Sistine was a fantastic tour and a terrific way to see the Sistine Chapel without the hordes. We highly recommend this tour.
Jeb's knowledge and demeanour was amazing and he made our Pristine Sistine tour bearable despite the heat. He answered every question with ease and expertise. It was great to get in to the sites before they got too busy and his knowledge added to the experience. Highly recommend.
Pristine Sistine was an absolute great tour. Loved our guide Jowita and the information and access to sites. Loved the sound system. We have done others and they were awful. Good to hear and see everything. We will use walks of Italy again. Thanks
Luciana was a great guide for our Pristine Sistine tour.
Our Pristine Sistine tour was amazing! I loved the route we took and the time took to describe various works of art. I would have enjoyed more dialogue in St. Peter's, but other than that we had a delightful time.
Dario was an informative guide. Pristine Sistine was a great tour due to small number of people in the group.
Our guide was incredible. She had a great knowledge of history and she imparted this clearly and succinctly and in a very friendly but professional manner
After booking the confirmation email does not mention the duration of the tour. Would be good to include in the email confirmation. Our guide was awesome. She explained things really well.
Our guide was great!
Really enjoyed the tour and the navigation around the Vatican was really helpful - would have been difficult and not fun to try it ourselves! Our guide was very informative and helpful.
Great tour. I will recommend to friends!
Excellent tour and the guide was well informed
Tour was perfect and our guide wonderful!
Very informative guide. We were very surprised at just how large the museums are at the Vatican. The highlight would have to be the Sistine Chapel.
Dario gave a terrific tour: the perfect combination of interesting details leavened with a little humor.
Absolutely fantastic!
Wonderful tour... excellent guide!!
Michele was knowledgeable, enthusiastic about the subject, and clearly just a good guy. We were glad to be in his group.
Sev's experience & knowledge of the Vatican was again outstanding. We could not have got a better tour guide. We have recommended the tours to various people & told them to ask for Sev, if possible. He is a credit to your company& should be awarded accordingly. Lynne & Gary Weston
Camilla was outstanding loved her in depth knowledge.
Great guide - extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the subject. Learned so much and had a great time. So glad we did the tour of the Sistine Chapel before opening hours. That was worth every penny!
Tony facilitated an awesome tour!! I appreciated her knowledge of not only the buildings and artifacts we were seeing, but also her understanding of the movement of crowds so that we could have quality time in the Chapel.
The guide was the best ever I dont remember his name but I think he is from spain and his name is Felix or something. Thanks a lot great tour
Vincenzo was a fantastic guide, very knowledgeable and passionate! It was fantastic to get into the Sistine Chapel without the huge crowds, by about 11 it was completely hectic although Vincenzo did a great job of navigating us through the hoards of people.
Juliette was absolutely amazing!! Could not have asked for a better guide!
Luigi was terrific!
Francesca was excellent. Very knowledgeable and personable. My family enjoyed the Pristine Sistine tour immensely.
We loved our tour guide Luciana. She was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor.
There was one member of our tour who was a little bit difficult, but our tour guide Shakil handled it brilliantly and gave an excellent tour!
Tiberio was excellent and really made the Pristine Sistine tour a major highlight of our trip. I left an excellent review on trip advisor.
Great tour and guide. Our guide took us right away to the Sistine Chapel while the crowds were touring the Vatican Museum. Then we did the. Used. And went again through the Sistine Chapel. The tour through St. Peter's was great.
Amazing tour. Our guide was the best!
Fantastic tour and fantastic guide. Can't imagine going to the Vatican without a guide. She made it so much more interesting! She was so skilled at getting us through the packed areas and was a delight to be with.
We had to leave the tour early because my husband has mobility issues and could not keep up with the group. However, we still were very satisfied with all that we saw and the way it was conducted by Toni!
Two things; 1. I expected, in error, that the number of people in the Sistine chapel would less. Still a wonderful early start to the day. 2. The headsets would cut out. At times we were missing the information. Sabrina was wonderful. Knowledgeable and eager to share.
This tour starts very early and it is hard to get up and get a teenager up, but it is so worth it! There were others in the Sistine Chapel but not many. I would not do this any other way. The guide was amazing and she gave a lot of history. Wonderful morning
We loved our guide Burju. She was spectacular in the wealth of h re knowledge and her attention to details. Her use of the time we waited on line was very smart and prepared us to enjoy the Sistine Chapel portion more thoroughly. We are glad we booked with Walks of Italy Thanks.
Our guide was wonderful!
Wonderful!
Wonderful!
My guide was EXCELLENT. Very interesting and great presentation
We absolutely loved our tour and guide ( I wish I could remember her name; I think she was born in Argentina or Venezuela and she was amazing)!
The tour was great and our guide Ivanka was the greatest. We would recommend your tour company to everyone
Ivana was terrific. She knows the ins and outs of the Vatican. I will recommend her to all our friends.
This one was even better! So glad we invested in tours with Walks of Italy!
First time using walks of Italy, we're glad we chose them. Our guide was very knowledgeable.
At first I was being rushed but then I realized what our tour guide was doing which was to get us to the Sistine Chapel before it got crowded. She did a great job hitting the main points and keeping us on task.
Fabulous experience throughout! Christy in reservations to sign in (don't know name, same delightful woman each time), and Tiberio on our expressive, informative tour!!! He obviously enjoys making history come alive!
Friendly and answered all of our questions. Has lovely personality.
It was great and Tongi was full of knowledge! Seeing the Sistine without crowds was awesome. Would definitely recommend!
Really good tour, the guide was amazing!
Very knowledgeable and friendly guide.
Loved every minute and our guide (I wish i could remember her name but i believe she is originally from Argentina) was astoundingly knowledgeable!
Magnificent tour worth every penny. Our guide, Dorianna, was outstanding and a lovely person. We loved her and the tour!!!!!!
We enjoyed the visit inmensely. The guide was funny, professional and interesting.
We loved Max Dileva, he's fanatastic!
A bit delayed to start with tech and the line but our guide was enthusiastic and a ton of energ.
Fantastic I loved it and our guide was wonderful.
Wonderful experience.
A wonderful, attentive and knowledgable guide with an unsurpassed understanding of the Vatican, the Sistine Chapel, the art and monuments of both fantastic places.
Maurizio was a great tour guide. He was very knowledgeable and was able to plan the tour so we had maximum time to view the Sistine Chapel and Raphael's works with the least crowds.
Guide was very polite and professional. Very thorough tour of the Vatican Museums and St. Peters.
The tour was wonderful, and the guide, Angela was excellent. She went out of her way to involve my daughters, ages 12 and 7, and kept them interested. I will happily and regularly recommend this tour.
Very well organized and very well presented. Very thankful that guide pushed us to get in line earlier than was on the schedule to beat the crowd
Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the information shared. She was patient with questions and clearly loved her job.
Our guide on Sat 15 July was AWESOME! Truely wonderful. Thank you.
Elanora was amazing in both her knowledge and ability to keep a group as she be unit through the crush of people. This tour is the only way I would visit the Vatican museum. Without someone like Elanora the time would be wasted.
Our guide was wonderful. He knew the information and he brought the Vatican to us. He gave us a tour which we will remember because he took so much information and art work and made it a wonderful story. I thank you, Erin
Super tour, thank you
Great tour
Best tour ever.
Felix was fantastic. His energy was contagious even early in the morning! He was clearly excited to explain the history and significance of each item at the Vatican. He also had lots of experience to navigate the Vatican as it became more busy later in the tour. Thank you!
Great tour of a huge gallery! Well prepared, avoided the crowds and was very informative
Gigi is a remarkable guide! He is personable, funny, a fast and detailed thinker and most of all, exceptionally knowledgeable. He is able to manage a group of people with great ease. It doesn't get any better than the experience we had with him. Highest honors to this exceptional gentleman.
Giovanni was an excellent guide! Very knowledgeable and friendly. The pace of the tour was great, and being some of the first people in the Raphael rooms and Sistine Chapel that day was such a special experience. Thank you!
Tour guide Davide, provided much incite will giving the tour. He was very friendly, and invited questions which he always had an answer to.
Awesome tour..
Davide is the best! The tour was 4 hours but it didn't even feel that long. Very informative and fun!
Guide was EXCELLENT! Would highly recommend him.
Our guide was wonderful. Very passionate about what she does. Knows the best way to avoid the crowds which was the best. Showed us the most important and relevant things. We loved the tour, could not have been more happier.
I can not remember our guide's name but she was blonde, wore her hair braided, and carried a green scarf. She was great, we learned a lot and ahe made sure we hit all the major points. I loved my Vatican experience. THANKS
Overall our tour experience was excellent.
Our guide was very informative and entertaining. I would highly recommend this tour and your company to my friends.
Andrea was great. He was friendly and informative. We enjoyed the tour.
A very interesting and enjoyable tour. Our guide was excellent and very humorous. Vatican headsets not as good as those used for the Crypts and Catacombs tour but we understand that you have to use them.
Our tour guide was great.
After to speaking to several other people regarding their visit to the Sistine Chapel we are very glad we chose the early option before it opened to the public. It was crowded enough.
Igor was very informative and insightful as a guide. Thoroughly enjoyed listening to his explanations about the art pieces.
Claudia did a great job guiding us through the Vatican.
Felix was the best tour guide, he made the whole place come alive.
Francesca was SO WONDERFUL!. Fantastic guide, give her a raise!
Was a wonderful tour!
I did think we'd experience the Sistine Chapel without so many people. There were at least 15 other groups in there.
The tour guide was great, fun and enthusiastic.We really enjoyed the small group!
We enjoyed seeing the Vatican!! It is so busy though which is a drawback! Bruno was a very good guide!
Seeing the Sistine before the crowds was wonderful. The priest visit and personal blessing was a highlight.
Gaston was an excellent tour guide! He was very knowledgeable, professional and attentive. We are so glad we used Walks of Italy rather than a self guided tour. Thanks for the great service. Hope to see you in the future!
Our guide was animated and knowledgeable. He arranged the timing of our tour so that we enjoyed the Sistine Chapel to a much greater degree than if we had just toured the Vatican in a regular fashion. Thank you! It was one of the best moments of our trip!
I loved our guide-she was kind, knowledgeable and fun to spend the morning with. Thank you so much!
Sev did a great job on our tour of the Colosseum we ask for him again. While we were on this tour people hearing his presentation left the guide they had and joined our group. Ask for Sev for sure !!!!
GiGi did an excellent job entertaining us with facts and insight into the Vatican and the Bascilica. We highly recommend him as he did a great job interspersing facts with interesting stories.
Dario was fantastic! Gave a lot of information but made the tour fun and interesting; would love to have him as a guide again!
Our guide did an excellent job
Our guide was incredible! He made our visit something we will always remember.
Great guy
Bravo to Gus! Fantastic guide.
The tour was fantastic, I was skeptical it would be worth it but it definitely was to see the Chapel in the morning. There were some problems with the ear pieces though, lots of interference from other guides.
Sven was AMAZING ! He kept everyone super interested on a long hot tour . He was truly the best we have ever had .
Sev we our tour guide and absolutely incredible. We learned so much. He was great at navigating through the crowds and we appreciated the opportunity to spend time in the Sistine Chapel without crowds. We would recommend this tour guide company to anyone visiting Rome!
Jovi was an excellent tour guide. She exceeded our expectations! Very well organized, informative, and very professional.
Gigi was extremely informative and had a great sense of humor. We learned a lot.
Jeb was very good, knowledgeable. The only complaint was that he kept saying how much better Walks of Italy tours were over others. The sales job got kinda old after awhile
Worth the price for the convenience. Andre was great!!
Dario was amazing: knowledgeable, interesting and fun! Thank you for a great experience!
Julietta is incredible.
Andrea was great! He was knowledgeable and answered all our questions. We really enjoyed the tour!
Francesca was excellent. Knowledgeable and personable. Very flexible with our group of 14, ranging in age from 7 to 68. Viewing the Sistine early in the morning was a truly memorable experience.
Gigi was awesome! He knows so much about art and history of the Vatican. He was very entertaining as well. We truly enjoyed his behind the scene stories. Great tour! Thanks !
I enjoyed the tour, she didn't overload with too much info.
Really great tour, and a fantastic guide. Would highly recommend.
Gianluigi was fantastic. So full of energy and passion. He knew everything about the Vatican and the museums, and I mean everything. Any question about any little detail and he knew the answer, and he was so much fun. Well worth it, and will do again next time I am in Rome
I had a great time on this tour. However, the name and description are a bit misleading. I thought we would get into the Sistine Chapel early before anyone else. I was not disappointed with the experience but I was confused at the beginning as to why we did not get in early. Thanks!
We had a wonderful guide and we enjoyed our walking tour very much.
Sev is a wonderful guide, full of information that made our visit to the Vatican and St. Peter's more meaningful. We would not hesitate to use Walks of Italy again for future tours should we return to Italy.
It was very tiring , with lots of walking but our guide was very informative and of course, the Sistine Chapel in itself was already amazing! The meeting point was organized and headsets worked well.
Dorinda (?) our tour guide was very informative, witty and also humorous. The tour of 3 1/2 hours was well paced, with sufficient time allowed in particular within the Sistine Chapel. 10/10 for a wonderful morning tour! Would have no hesitation in booking with your company again.
Excellent tour. Glad we did it. The guide, Sev, was very professional and informative. We highly recommend him.
Francesca was absolutely wonderful. We loved being on her tour. She was interested in us, knowledgeable, charming, and delightful. We have the best memories of our tour because of her.
Our tour guide was wonderful - very knowledgeable, fun, and pleasant. She was fantastic!
Would be good if tickets could be via mobile app instead of paper.
Our guide was superb!!! Gave just the right amount of information and kept it interesting and always friendly!
Our guide was fabulous!
Wonderful tour!
It was an excellent tour and Maurizio, our guide was very efficient at getting us around an incredibly busy area
She was a amazing tour guide. We couldn't find the meeting place and she still found us outside the Vatican Museum. Thank you so much. Amazing!!!
We took many tours in Italy, and Silvia was the best guide we had. She was easy to understand and filled every minute with interesting information. Some tour guides when walking didn't talk much but she did and I loved all the information. Well done.
Loved this tour! Extremely educational, tour guide was great, don't visit without Walks of Italy they make the whole experience so much better we did 4 total tours and after each one my wife and i we're in complete aw!!! Thank you
Vincenzo is a passionate expert; we and you are very lucky to have him as a guide. He was knowledgeable, kind, and very respectful. I had no idea how crowded it would be; I hope you can upgrade his mic - the audio was giving him problems. Although, he was fantastic and handled it with grace.
Fantastic!
Guide was wonderful!
Really really great tour. Our guide was upbeat and knowledgeable. So glad we did the Vatican with you guy.
Special compliment to our guide Sabrina. She provided enthousiastic and expert commentaar. Alsof she manager our group efficiently.
Doriana was great!!
We will recommend you to all of our friends! Marvelous tour guide and we are not Catholics. Wonderful tour! Thank you so much, Mary Selfridge & George Gasper La Center, WA
Guide was a little difficult to understand.
An informative tour, definitely worth taking.
We thoroughly enjoyed our tour. Thank you and keep up the great work!
Charming, great tour and guide!
We loved our tour and felt it was well worth the time and money. Rosa was an amazing guide who provided us with endless but interesting information about what we were seeing. She did an exceptional job of navigating us through the crowds and providing us with the best experience possible. Loved it!
Our tour guide was so sweet and had an abundant amount of info to share.
Best guide we had on the whole trip, we took 4 tours, Emma was very passionate about her subject, very kind, well informed, and enjoyed her personality! Good Job a Emma !
Awesome tour. Sev was an amazing guide. His passions for history really shows. I highly. Recommend him
Excellent!
She was terrific. Very knowledgeable and smart regarding the best use of our time. We were fortunate to have her.
Emma was an amazing guide. Was able to provide us with in depth knowledge with humor & authority. She was a Gem. I wish she was my private tour guide for all of Rome. Grazie Mille.
It is kind of a whirlwind tour given the size of the Vatican - but the tour guide did a good job keeping everyone together and highlighting the key exhibits.
Antonette was great. Her experience of the best order to look at the various points made it easy to see everything without feeling overcrowded. Her commentary was excellent.
Best guide of our entire trip to Rome!
Loved our guide - I think his name was Andrea Domine? He was extremely thoughtful and brought lots of depth to the tour. Of course seeing the Sistine Chapel before the crowds was the experience of a lifetime. Highly recommend.
Our guide Hector was great. We would have been completely overwhelmed and under informed without him. So glad we did this tour.
Our guide, Guido, was one of the best ever! His knowledge, his enthusiasm and his willingness to explain everything made for a most outstanding experience.This was an invaluable experience. I can't think of a better tour, ever; and I've been traveling for 45+ years!
Our tour guide was excellent. She was always smiling and I loved that about her.
Gigi was the best tour guide around! We really enjoyed his expertise on the pieces of art in the Vatican. This is truly the only way to get to experience the Sistine Chapel with any sort of decent space and time to take it in. Well worth it!
Our guide, Teresa, was excellent. Very knowledgeable and pleasant.
Fabulous tour! We took a total of 4 tours with your company and were happy with all of them.
This is the best tour that you can take for the Sistine Chapel! The tour guides are walking encyclopedias, very enjoyable!
Jeb was easy to understand and pointed out the highlights....with great ambition to show us all the main attractions in a small amount of time. Just enough time and information before we hit overload.
Ivana was knowledgeable and answered questions well. Was hoping to get more info on the basilica.
I really enjoyed Valentina as a guide and would definitely sign up for other tours with her as a guide.
Our guide, Uta, was very knowledgeable and very charismatic. We managed the daunting task of seeing the Vatican Museum and St Peters in about 3 hours. There were plenty of rooms we walked through with a quick word but stopped and enjoyed the highlights. Very satisfied.
Dorianna, our tour guide, was impressive and knowledgeable. She was considerate of everyone in our group as well as those around us. A wonderful tour and amazing tour guide. 10 stars!!!!!
Very interesting tour! Perfect!!!
Very detailed and thorough tour of the Vatican. Luciana gave a personalised tour and made an effort to get to know each member of the group and their personal interests. She was well organised and we would highly recommend her to friends, thanks so much!
Wonderful experience. We can't wait to get back
Wonderful experience. We can't wait to get back
Super friendly and informative and best of all meeting before the crowds!
Simone, our Guide, was excellent!! So knowledgeable and professional!! We were so lucky to be there with him!!
Simone, our Guide, was excellent!! So knowledgeable and professional!! We were so lucky to be there with him!!
Francesca was a fabulous guide and we enjoyed our tour. Couldn't believe how much more crowded it was when we had to go back through the Sistine Chapel at the end of our tour. Well worth it.
Our Vatican tour with Maria was fantastic! She was very knowledgeable and helpful. Great experience!
Bruno was an excellent guide and took great care shepherding us through the crowds and enlightening us with his knowledge.
Susanna was an excellent guide!! Taking us quickly through various rooms, to which we would return, in order to get us to the Sistine Chapel while it had the least amount of visitors. Very good idea!! Susanna also was very knowledgeable regarding the history of The Vatican and St Peter's Basilica!
Really great guide
Excellent guide, very knowledge. This tour, and the Coloseum tour yesterday are two of the best tours I have had...superb, Walks of Italy!!!!
Angela was quick and knew exactly where to go. A wonderful experience
Our guide was amazing. He was very knowledgeable and friendly.
Our guide was fantastic. Really enjoyed the tour
Our guide Gigi was excellent. He worked hard to make sure we were getting the information we were interested in and to make sure we moved along at the appropriate pace.
Sabrina was an excellent tour guide and her knowledge of the Vatican was impressive. My son and I had a wonderful time!
Thank you -- this was an excellent tour with an excellent and knowledgeable guide.
The guide was great and size of the group was good. We started on time and I liked how organized the check-in process seemed. It was a flawless execution, thank you for a splendid tour.
I didn't expect all the crowds!! Our tour guide was masterful in getting our group through the Vatican, educating us as to the art we were seeing and negotiating the crowds. I feel lucky to have had her as our guide.
Our guide's love and appreciation for art made the tour that much more interesting. We also appreciated her determination to get us into the Sistine Chapel as soon as possible.
It was an excellent tour. A bit of a drag standing around for 30 mins or so before going in but I understand why this was necessary. It was excellent or be able to see the chapel and museums without the crush of people.
Sabrina was amazing, knew an abundant amount of information and took great care of us inside the museum which was filled with slow moving tourists. Loved it!
Mauricio was outstanding! His knowledge made the tour so incredible. Thank you!
Never had used your company before but the service, the information and the guide were excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed it.
Excellent guide, really enjoyed it
Luigi was a very knowledgeable tour guide and made our Vatican experience wonderful!
Really enjoyed this tour and worth the money. Dario is excellent, knowledgeable and patient. We have already been recommending this tour to others. Thank you!
Giuglio was outstanding !!!
This was a fantastic tour, we learned so much from our guide - she was both knowledgable and enthusiastic! we will absolutely recommend this tour to our friends who may visit Rome in the future.
It is incredible to see the Capella Sistina with so few people, everything very well explained. Superb.
Great Overview with time to explore after the tour.
Can't say enough great things about this one. The guide was excellent and we enjoyed every minute of it. Excellent service. Thank you for being so organized and providing the best tour I could've had.
Great experience.
Sylvia was delightful and an excellent guide for such a huge collection.
Sistine Chapel and galleries was dangerously crowded. Appreciated our guides efforts to provide the highlights and to "work to rooms" to avoid the crowds as best as possible.
Great to be one of the first to get into the Sistine chapel. The tour was a little rushed - wished there was a slightly longer version so we could enjoy the museums more as well. But overall, great organized tour and guide - thanks!
Dorians was an amazing guide. She made the tour interesting, informative and kept it all moving. She held it together beautifully.
It was a well organized thoughtful tour. We thoroughly enjoyed it and felt we got more out of the visit than my husband and I did when we visited solo many years ago. The grandson loved it.
We really loved Juliet, she was so friendly and knowledgeable. We had such a good time on the tour and learned a lot. We've already recommended walks of vatican to family who are coming to Rome in October!
BO was great.
Laura was extremely knowledgeable and charming. We had an excellent experience.
Highly enjoyable! Gigi was great! However the only issue was my head was about to explode with all the knowledge he was throwing out for us to catch!
Great Tour . So much to see, difficult to fit everything into a 3 or 4 hour timeframe .
Great tour! Gigi was so knowledgeable and fun. We highly recommend this tour.
Suzanna was exceptional- engaging and we couldn't have asked for a better experience!! Grazie!!
Tour was incredible. Our guide made it fantastic. Her knowledge was simply amazing. Well done!
The guide was very knowledgeable and very polite during our tour. There was so much to see at the Vatican and I am impressed that she was able to pace everything so well. It must be very difficult to keep tours under 4 hours in length but our guide did an excellent job. Grazie mille!
Very enjoyable tour for us. Thank you.
Emma was a fantastic guide. would highly recommend.
Eleonora did a great job with the Vatican tour!!!
Mauricio was fabulous!
Being able to experience the Sistine Chapel before it is open to the general public is an experience that my family will never forget. Dario was our guide and he did a wonderful job sharing his knowledge.
We had a wonderful guide. She was interesting, smart and friendly. We hated to see our tour end !
Francesca was great - Very ebullient - had a real zest for the art. Meeting place was chaotic needed more than one check in person.
Incredible tour!! We were so happy to get into the Vatican before the hordes of people! The tour guide was incredibly well spoken, entertaining and informative! Would absolutely recommend to anyone!
A wonderful tour! Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and fun. She did a great job navigating the Vatican to give us the best experience possible! If anything, the tour is totally worth the extra time you get in during the morning hour!
Tiberius was amazing! He was fully of energy and excitement and knowledge. It was thoroughly enjoying and I will definitely recommend it to my clients!
This was wonderful
Very good
Sylvia was wonderful as our guide. We couldn't have more pleased.
Excellent tour & very knowledgeable guide!
That lady from Argentina... the guide... Shen was amazing... skilled guide. Made the whole thing perfect. Treat here nice :-)
Worth the money spent. Like the size of the group. Guido is very informative and has a right pace for us to walk and observe the museum.
Great!!!!
The tour was amazing, and Sabrina was excellent. We were so impressed with her knowledge, she obviously loves her job. We would definitely recommend the early morning tour to anyone going to Rome.
Francesca, our guide, was so enthusiastic about her topic that we hung on every word. She was so nice and personable and she made our tour so much more fabulous with her vivid descriptions and stories.
Loved the tour, the early access to the Sistine Chapel made it a much better experience. Our guide was great.
What a wonderful surprise to see that we had Anna for this tour as well. Her personality was stellar and she made this such a great experience! Highly recommend!
It was a great tour. The guide was very knowledgeable and accommodating of us having a child. It was a bit difficult to get around, but that was more of a function of the Vatican Museum itself (narrow and crowded). However getting in early was a definite plus, especially for the Sistine Chapel
The guide was the most helpful. She made the entire trip so enjoyable and this was certainly my favourite part of my Europe trip. She was knowledgable.
Stephanie was an excellent guide. Very knowledgeable. Just the right amount of information - interesting and informative - and memorable. Thank you so much!
What a wonderful experience! It was more than We ever expected. Our guide Anna was outstanding and we couldn't be more pleased that we booked your Pristine Sistine tour. We will certainly recommend it to our friends! Thank you, Anna.
really informative, excellent tour
Nice to get in before the crowds though I did notice that we were entering through a que but "City Tours" had direct entrance.
Anna was incredible, knowledge and delightful
Fantastic guide!!
Learned so much and our guide was perfect...he really watched his group, provided an enormous amount of info and made the experience so much fun!
Loved our guide! She was full of information and was happy to answer anyone's questions. She really made it a wonderful experience.
Beautiful, fantastic tour. Only thing that was difficult was the breaking up of the headset/voice during parts of tour. Overall excellent. Thank you!
Our guide was excellent in her knowledge and descriptions of the features through out the tour
This was a wonderful experience; Emma was amazing!!! She shared so much knowledge and fun, bringing the chapel, and all the history to life! Grazie mille, Emma :)
It was a great tour and our guide was awesome. He was very knowledgeable and thorough and I would highly recommend him. This tour is the very best way to see the Sistine and Vatican and Walks of Italy are the best.
Lots of knowledge shared well without being overwhelming. Considerate. Highly recommend.
Our tour guide was awesome, extremely informative and I have recommended this to my friends traveling to Italy in September
The only issue was the listening device quality. A lot of interference. Tour guide did a great job though.
Hello, This tour was one of the best we experienced in our 30 days vacation to Italy. We just came back home and we just cant remember the name of our guide, but, she was very knowledgable and very nice. It was a fabulous tour, thank you. Louise&Laurent Simard Canada
The only thing that we didn't like were the huge crowds towards the end of the tour.
Your guide was very good. He had a good way of telling the story, with a seriously way and with some humor. We had some real good hours during the sightseeing. We will absolutely recommend your company for trips like this.
Our guide was excellent. She wove her great personality into a very knowledgeable tour of the Vatican.
Our guide was super! She was personable, accommodating, informative, energetic and patient. She made our trip to the Vatican one we will never forget.
Guide was very good, extremely knowledgeable.
Susanna was wonderful! Great pace! Loved it.
Our guide was Doriana de Padoua, not Maria Teresa. She was very professional, answered all questions and provided excellent information about everything we saw. I can't imagine the experience could have been better!
Maurizio was fantastic, extremely knowledgeable and passionate. We would take any tour lead by him, he was that good.
Jonathan and Anna were outstanding. Loved the whole day. Lunch was the only part I thought could be improved. It was pretty bad. Carlo was our driver. Wonderful!
Mauricio was fantastic. Obviously well educated regarding the topic, patient, and funny
Our guide was wonderful
Anna was amazing!!! She kept the flow of the tour going well. She kept my attention and I really appreciated her passion for her job. I have taken a lot of tours since I have been here and Anna was definitely one of our top guides!!!!
Francesca did a marvelous job bringing all the art into life and is a very engaging guide.
Carmella was an excellent, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic tour guide! She was a true historian! We thoroughly enjoyed every bit of the tour. Would highly recommend this tour!
Guide was very knowledgeable and informative. Could have spent the whole day listening to his explanations.
Toni was really good. I would definitely recommend her as a guide.
Wonderful tour! Our guide was very knowledgeable and spending time in the Vatican museums and Sistine Chapel before the crowds was wonderful! Highly recommend.
Guide was difficult to keep up with
Luigi was out your guide The Sistine chapel very crowded It seems that they should let a certain amount of peopl in at one time. It was cray crowded. Mr. Luigi was very informative
Sev was professional and patient, friendly, informative, and attentive.
Our Guide was simply amazing!!!
Enjoyed the tour very much. I had lived in italy for seven years as a student many years ago . On a trip with friends who had never been to italy before . I have to say ai learned very much . This is also true of the underground tour of the colosseum and Roman Forum the day before
I truly recommend booking this tour if you would like to have some space when you are looking at the Sistine. Wonderful guide with great knowledge.
Our guide (I apologize for not remembering her name) was incredible! She was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and has a wonderful way of conveying information and her love of the history. We could not have asked for a better experience!
Thank you, the tour was exactly what we expected from previous reviews, informative and entertaining.
I was with my 15 year old daughter and can only say this: It will be memories such as Monday's that will be with me as I take my last breath in this life. Truly magnificent from beginning to end and experienced with the most special person in the world to me. Grazie Julietta!
Our guide was very informative and always made sure the group was together when it got really crowded!
We could not have been more impressed with this tour - money well spent! Everything was so well coordinated and arranged and our guide, Jeb, was phenomenal! All of the other tours we have taken with other companies this week have paled in comparison. Would highly recommend!
We were very pleased with the level of knowledge of our guide making it educational and entertaining. I would highly recommend this tour.
My wife and I can't remember the name of our tour guide, but she was awesome! Very knowledgeable with the history of the Vatican and Michelangelo. Getting in early was totally worth it.
I couldn't have asked for a better tour guide. Our guide new all of her history and provided us with great information. Her style of communications, the speed of walking around, and the structure in which she organised the tour were all excellent. Thank you. Highly recommended.
Like all the Walks, the guide made this one especially good. Getting the early admission to see the Sistine Chapel made it a bucket list experience.
He was very smart guy! He was enthusiastic and very professional. Very informed and organized which is what you want from a tour guide. Would definitely recommend!
The only issue was dealing with the crowds on the 2nd half of the tour. We were very happy to be on an early tour. Our guide Silvia was excellent!
Sabrina has an excellent guiding style. She navigated the group thru the art, history, and Vatican museum hallways with outstanding knowledge and grace. Overall it was a Fantastic tour!!
Amazing..well done
This was a wonderful experience. Roberta was so helpful when I made the booking and Claudia our guide was great. Thanks
Emma was fantastic, very knowledgeable and informative, she also loves her job, people and her dog! Thanks
Very knowledgeable and personal guide, certainly was good at navigating around and through the crowds in order that we could expierence the best possible visit. Great job, thanks Donna and Stephen
The tour was great and Felix the tour guide was excellent. Very informative and good size group. Tour guide was especially knowledgeable and funny as well!!!
Our Guide was fantastic. She is a native of Rome, spent time in London. I believe her name was Susan. It was the very best tour we had in Rome. She navigated the group with poise through the crowds. Her insight into the art was impressive.
Super knowledgeable and very delightful in her speaking. I would do this again and tell others to do it
Absolutely first rate. Tanguy imparted a fantastic amount of information at just the right level to keep the whole group engaged. Great to have the early visit to the Sistine chapel and have time to really appreciate its splendour. Very well organised and delivered tour. Great job guys. Thank you.
Tiberio was an excellent guide. So knowledgeable, approachable and friendly. Really made the tour interesting.
Guido was just great. We really enjoyed our tour and found it most interesting. Thanks!
Our guide was fabulous...very knowledgeable, organized and enthusiastic!
Our guide, Jeb, was fantastic!
Our guide Mauricio was the best. So often I've been bored by other guides who spend way too long on a painting or sculpture that wasn't worth the time. Mauricio was really good at spending just the right amount of time and then going onto the next exhibit worthy of interest.
Eleonora was a wonderful and passionate Roman guide. We enjoyed learning history, art, philosophy and religion from her.
Our guide was excellent. She was very good at explaining the art and history of every room. What a day!!!
Loved the tour! It was our favorite thing we did in Rome. Sabrina was an excellent tour guide. She had so much knowledge and really gave life to what we were seeing. Would recommend to anyone. It was magical.
Our tour guide was spectacular!
Our guide was fantastic! So knowledgeable on all related topics covering the historical, political and archaeological facts. Also a very nice demeanour. I would 100% recommend him
Great tour and great guide!
Susanna was very knowledgeable in the history of our tour surroundings, and skillfull in keeping the group together and moving on time.
Anna was excellent, very knowledgeable, customer-focused, low-key. Outstanding tour.
Julietta was an amazing guide - knowledgable, entertaining and extremely organised. We would highly recommend her.
Francesca was wonderful and very knowledgeable about art, the Vatican and knowing her way around not only the Sistine Chapel but the museums and back door to the Basilica. The group size was perfect. Would recommend and use "Walks"again.
Luigi was quite knowledgeable and provided an excellent tour. We loved being able to study the Sistine Chapel for 20 minutes with relatively few others.
Our guide was amazing. It is obvious Laura has vast knowledge and enjoys what she does!
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Great tour guide. Pleasant and very knowledgeable.
Excellent Tour. Our guide was patient and informative. I am pleased with the service provided by Walks of Italy Tours.
Nice tour, knowledgeable guide.
Loved this tour. This guide was also excellent. Full of great info and wanted to share it all with us. Amazing!
Great experience!
Disappointed we could not stay in the museum after the tour ended. We could not go back to the gift shop or view the museum. Please consider adding an extra charge for those of us who wish to spend more time there. We came all the way from SF, CA.
our guide was excellent She was very informative and friendly
Our guide was personable and knowledgeable. I appreciate how difficult it is to lead a tour of the Vatican during tourist season. Manuvering among all those people and conveying all the information required is quite a feat. She gets an A+.
Great tour. Knowledgeable guide. We encountered a few audio system issues (static) before we finally found a channel that worked. It made a huge difference to get an early start. I highly recommended to anyone.
Anna was wonderful with our group! Great personality. Great stories!
stead of charging ahead
Excellent guide, well informed, passionate, kind and patient. Bravo Bruno.
Our guide was terrific. She kept our knowledge at the right level based on her art historian background. She was very efficient in navigating through crowds and focused on getting the most out of the tour for us.
our guide was great!
Terrific tour and fantastic to get in early to enjoy it!
Excellent
Tour was fantastic and our tour guide was amazing.
Going early and with a tour is a must!!! Our guide, Dario, was amazing! So knowledgeable and passionate. I would not see the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican any other way.
Tiberius was fantastic. One of the highlights of our trip so far.
Our guide was fantastic, one of the best guides we have ever encountered. She was not only professional and knowledgeable but had a great sense of humor. She showed concern about everyone in the group, considering individual needs.
Gigi our tour guide was wonderful. Spoke great English, humorous and polite. All in all great value for money!
Lots of information packed into a 3.5 hour tour. Tiberius was excellent, knowledgeable and very passionate and entertaining.
Excellent tour and an outstanding guide. I forgot his name, but he was an archeologist from Sicily and he provided great insight and explained things in a very engaging manor.
An authentic, enthusiastic, intelligent and highly effective guide who made the morning fly by with pace and verve. We were lucky to have him!
I will recommend your service to anyone I meet, your staff were professional and courteous to everyone in the group 👍
It was great to see the chapel early before everyone else. I loved our guide.
We really enjoyed the Pristine Sistine Tour, and our guide Valentina was the best! She was so knowledgeable about the Vatican and spent just the right amount of time at each sight. We would not have changed a thing -- we were completely satisfied and would highly recommend this tour.
Girl rules the school! He is AWESOME!!
The tour guide was great!!
Our guide (G.G.) was knowledgable and engaging. We had a great time.
My tour was great! I would not have gotten as much out of the Vatican without it. Thank you!
Great tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and welcoming. Willing to answer and questions we had. Only disappointment was not being able to finish the tour in the basilica as expected.
Had Gigi as guide. It's been a while since I had such a good guide. Thanks!
Susanne We were very happy with the tour & guide made it memorable; she was informative, delightful, thoughtful, concerned about members of group, full of information & an asset to walks of Italy.
Gigi was just amazing!!!!
Jeb was very knowledgeable and friendly. He made the morning very enjoyable.
Our guide was wonderful. She gave us just the right amount of detail, background and history without being overwhelming. We loved our tour and would recommend our friends to use Walks anytime they travel. Thanks again.
WOW! This tour was amazing. Our guide, B...sorry don't remember full name, Art Historian. EXCELLENT! Great tour. Will highly recommend to friends.
Guide was superb at getting us to the right spot to see the hidden jewels of the tour. He really knew his stuff. If all of your guides are this good I will always book your service
The guide was fantastic! She was very knowledgeable of the history and did an excellent job at getting us a good viewing spot at each site. She also was very great at accommodating the different needs of our group (for those who had to take the elevator instead of the stairs).
We really appreciated our tour guide. She was very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. We would not hesitate to recommend her.
Our guide Jeb was great. Very knowledgeable and obviously knew the tricks of the trade to be able to navigate around the Vatican with ease.
FANTASTIC!!!
Bril tour ,morning was by far the best time.4 friends are doing the same tours in September with u.we r going to Venice in September so u r our first choice thanks Chris John 😎
We really enjoyed our tour with Angela. She has a great personality and was well equipped with additional visual material which was of great interest. Thank you.
The guy is funny witty and very knowledgeable-top marks
Marie Teresa was great. She was so concerned with all the walking and stairs we had to climb in the Sistine Chapel. She was a real sweetheart. She is an asset to your company. I definitely will recommend your company to our friends.
Amazing, amazing, amazing! Visiting during Holy Week and skipping all of the crowds was worth every penny. Tour guide Toni was absolutely fantastic.
Loved it and the guide added such insightful comments about the artwork.
Jeb was awesome!!!
We loved it!
10/10 Giulietta was the best tour guide I've ever had. I would like to return with guests (as I currently reside in Italy) and would love to be able to state a preference for her for our guide when making the reservation in the future.
Elena was great, very knowleagable and the tour fun with facts and making everybody take part by asking questions
Tiberio was great! He doubled humour with extensive knowledge and made the trip a truly memorable experience.
Very knowledgeable and willing to answer many questiond
Perfect!
I would recommend getting new radios. On two of these tours I had radio issues, which were resolved.
The only way to see the Vatican....early birds catch the view (no worms seen)! Thanks will recommend to anyone visiting Rome
Your trips leave from easy to find locations. Small groups and guides with expertise are very important and made this tour.
Had Marianna again, and the experience was just as memorable as the previous one
Excellent tour. Guide extremely intelligent and knowledgeable on their topics. Very friendly and helpful.
We really enjoyed the tour. Our guide Gi Gi was excellent. He was very knowledgeable and well versed regarding all Vatican areas. Also loved Gi Gi's personality. Great tour - thank you.
The tour was wonderful. Our guide Camilla was fantastic. She is very knowledgeable and obviously very interested in the Sistine Chapel and Vatican details. The six of us felt very lucky to have an early tour and avoid the larger crowds later in the day. Thanks!
Marta was a great leader her knowledge on all aspects of this tour was outstanding. Again she was friendly and made the tour a pleasure to be on, I would recommend this tour.
Emma was great. The early portion was best--no hords to contend with. Very crowded later in the morning.
We were so happy we booked this tour. Our tour guide navigated the crowds efficiently and was very knowledgeable. We had 11 in our group and it was a good number. Skipping line and smaller group was ideal.
Tour guide was very engaging and responded to our every needs during the tour. All around a very enjoyable experience. Excellent job.
Our guide Gigi was awesome! So knowledgeable and very enjoyable to listen to. Overall, we enjoyed the tour very much.
Sev was a terrific guide. He's very knowledgeable and his teaching experience obviously helps him tell complex stories in a way that works well with tour groups.
Our tour guide was knowledgeable, interesting and funny as well. The visit was made much more enjoyable because of her.
We are so glad we booked with WOI and had Francesca as our guide. We had Francesca's lovely voice in our ears as she guided through the Vatican Museum expertly and informatively. We don't know how anyone can get through the crowds at the Vatican without an expert tour guide such as Francesca!
Sven was an amazing tour guide. His knowledge was far above expectations and made the tour. We left with a deep and profound respect for the Vatican and St. Marks's basilica. I would recommend this to everyone.
It was absolute amazing experience and we could not have asked for a better guide. His knowledge, wit, hunour made an even more special experience. Thank you Gigu! You were amazing!
Luciana was excellent! Thanks so much. I can't imagine trying to do the Vatican tour without a guide. I will highly recommend Walks of Italy.
It was awesome! Claudia was knowledgable, enthusiastic and a wonderful guide!
Such an amazing tour with such an informative tour guide. One of the highlights of our trip!!
It was a great tour and Mariana was fabulous. Despite the crowds she managed the tour very well, she's extremely knowledgeable and has a great sense of humor which made the tour even more enjoyable.
The tour really couldn't have gone any better. Our guide was amazing and we saw everything we could have asked for!
Jeb was well rehearsed and able to manoeuvre us quickly and safely through the chapel. Jen was friendly and professional at the same time.
Doriana was very knowledgeable, experienced and kept a great pace for the tour !!! always kept an eye out to ensure everyone was gathered before heading off to the next room/destination.
What a great experience! Anna expertly dodged crowds and gave us great information throughout. We appreciated the handout on the Sistine Chapel before we went in.
The walk in the Sistine Chapel, without the crowds, and the information we got trought the walk were very Nice!
The guide was not only beyond knowledgeable but also gorgeous!
This tour provided an amazing experience for me and my family. Our guide excellent. Not only was she knowledgeable about the content of the tour, she was savvy about the best way to experience the tour.
Excellent visit with very interesting information provided by a passionate tour guide. Highly recommended! One comment: we would have liked to be told that we could climb up St Peter's dome before ending the tour. We didn't know and simply left at the end.
Mauriciano was a wealth of information, efficient with his time, professional and witty. We loved this tour.
Worth every penny to get in before the crowds. Knowledgeable guide with good info. Dario was amusing and informative.
Vicenzo was awesome. His comments were so insightful and made us really appreciate the experience.
Amazing! Can't remember my guide's name (I was in the silver group), but he was super and so informative!
The guide was exceptional. His knowledge was outstanding and he made the whole tour extremely interesting, making the best use of the time available to ensure that we avoided queues wherever possible. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience - please thank Bruno on our behalf.
Uta was awesome! Considering it was the day before Easter she pulled out some major miracles abd I got a few wonderful pics. I already left my review on Trip advisor. Thank you so much!
It was really cool to hear about restoration techniques from Vincenzo! He knew his stuff! He was awesome!
Excellent tour, Bruno our guide was excellent. Would definitely recommend tour.
Our guide did a good job of helping us see and understand highlights the vast collection of the Vatican without overwhelming us or making us feel hurried.
Our guide Francesca, is an absolute delight. Extremely personable and knowledgeable, and flexible.
The tour was great!! loved the small group and the just right amount of explanation. Also loved the time in the end of the tour to do more things before leaving
The tour was outstanding and, Tanguy, our guide was superb, both informative and entertaining. We highly recommend this tour!
Amazing and knowledgeable guide!
I loved the tour! I believe though my guide was Stephan (sp?) He was extremely knowledgeable, cordial, well versed and I thoroughly enjoyed my tour. I would highly recommend this to anyone that has not been in Italy before!
Elenora was an excellent guide. Passionate and knowledgeable... and knew all the shortcuts to getting us through the crowds and maximizing our experience. She told wonderful stories and made the Vatican Galleries come alive for us. Many thanks!
Guide Sev was fantastic! He is the ultimate mix of humor and knowledge, very alert, contact with every individual in the group, just perfect. Very strong personality with a very plesant behaivor. We are veery satisfied! Kind regards Lene & Arne Mikkelsen Denmark
It was a wonderful tour! We were lucky to have a small group of 7 and the best guide, Leonora! Thanks for making it an incredible visit to the Vatican.
We are so glad that we took the tour,otherwise we would have been lost!Mr T was was very knowledgable and made it fun too! Would recommend to anyone wanting to visit the vatican
Camilla was an excellent & knowledgeable guide; very personable.
The tour was great, and the information was very helpful in providing context to what we saw. I had a so-so experience with the tour guide, who seemed to ignore my questions and insight while greatly appreciate others. Would definitely recommend the tour.
A fantastic tour, Tanguy Was exceptional, I can't imagine visiting without a tour.
our guide was fucking awesome.
Our guide was excellent and was the best that we had on our trip. She was exceptionally knowledgeable and was a clear communicator.
Julietta was absolutely wonderful and provided a wealth of knowledge along the tour! The Vatican did become packed toward the end and i couldn't imagine starting a tour any later than 730. Thank you Walks of Italy!
The guide was an art history student graduate and had actually painted in the Basilica. She was a wealth of knowledge and excellent guide.
Gigi our guide was funny and good.
I am a travel agent and this was an amazing experience. The guide was spectacular and extremely knowledgeable. It was a lot to do in a short period but I felt completely satisfied that I had seen what I needed to see during my 1 day stay in Rome. I will definitely recommend this to my clients.
Wonderful tour. Saw so much, and guide was very knowledgeable. It would be nice at the end to be left in St. Peter's to spend a little more time. Francesca did help us get to climb the dome at the end.
Great tour. Glad that we did this and avoided the lines!
Our guide was great. The headset was not so great, but she changed it to a different one that worked fine.
Was a mind blowing tour. Thank you.
Amazing experience, would most highly recommend! Gigi was our guide, and he could not have done a better job. His energy was contagious and his knowledge superb. Truly one of the most memorable experiences we have had to date, many thanks to Gigi and Walks of Italy.
Guido was not only full of compelling information about the chapel and basilica but was extraordinarily deft at maneuvering our group through the congestion, ensuring we had premium views of all the points of interest.
Wonderful tour and great tour guide
Wonderful tour. We had a great time
Mama G is wonderful. She did a fantastic tour for us. Thank you again.
Very informative, Mauricio was incredibly knowledgeable, and we had an amazing time.
What a wonderful tour! Etorre was a fantastic guide - funny, knowledgeable, and efficient. Loved every minute!
Our guide Gigi provided an informative and entertaining tour of the Vatican. We couldn't have asked for a better experience. Gracie Mille!
My. T was great and so knowledgeable.
Francesca was an amazing tour guide and knew so much about the Sistine Chapel and Vatican. Definitely recommend getting to go in the Sistine Chapel before the crowds! What a beautiful experience.
Gigi is a living encyclopedia. He really loves what he's doing and it shows. Really enjoyed the visit. I recommend it for sure.
Our guide was terrific!
Dario was a wonderful host and explained everything we visited with great knowledge and excitement. My friend is an 82 year old Catholic priest and even Robert was impressed.
Our guide, Gianluigi, did an exceptional job. His vast knowledge of the Chapel, Vatican, Basilica, and everything else in between was remarkable. We were so delighted after the tour. We highly recommend this tour.
Excellent tour! Loved our guide GG and could have followed him around for 3 more hours!
Uta was delightful! I recommend this tour for a visit. The meeting place is easy to find, the guides are well-organized and knowledgeable.
Best guide we had. Don't remember his name but was truly our favorite of all trips.
The tour was very well executed. The guide was very helpful and provided great insight. This was a great option for avoiding the huge lines. We will definitely look into other tours when we travel next.
Just great, could not have been more satisfied !
My guide was Tony and she did a great job in keeping the tour moving, and keeping it interesting. Very satisfied with my experience and would recommend to others.
Jowita was informative, personable and funny. She kept the group together and moving since we had a lot to cover. I have bad knees but she also was accommodating my slower pace.
Francesca was wonderful! We went on several tours in Rome and Florence and she was, by far, the best! Things we liked: She kept talking even while we were walking or moving from place to place. She was very knowledgeable, humorous, and engaging. Great tour!
This was OUTSTANDING and Francesca was GREAT. I only wish we could go back through the museum and take our time without having to wait in line again.
We had an amazing time and our guide was top notch . She did a superb job and made our experience so wonderful:)
Loved the tour. Eleanora was very passionate about the place and the history. Learned so much and appreciated it.
The tour was awesome and the guide was super friendly
Terrific tour. This was our second time taking it and would recommend it to anyone.
Sabrina was absolutely perfect!!
Eleanora was a fabulous guide. Very knowledgeable and truly communicated her live of Rome. The best way to see the Sistine before the crowds got crazy.
Toni was a fabulous guide and we really enjoyed our experience . Would highly recommend the tour.
Great tour with an obviously well versed guide. Guido was fantastic.
Loved being able to get into the Chapel early!
Excellent tour and guideex
We thorough enjoyed the tour and we were impressed by Jowita's knowledge and responses to our questions. A very professional guide. Won't hesitate to recommend tours to others. Thank you
Our guide Francisca was outstanding. She obviously had a passion for the Vatican. We would highly recommend her to other travelers.
Bruno- wonderful tour guide. So knowledgeable enthusiastic and open to questions. Very in depth on his history! I want to go with him again if he has a different tour.
Wonderful experience, truly a great guide for our group. His English was fluent, his depth of knowledge of the Sistine, the Vatican Museums and Chapel amazing. Excellent value, highly recommended!
Emma rocked. Having an art history graduate as the tour guide enhanced the experience. The Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums, and St. Peter's Basilica were breathtaking.
Learned so many great things!!!
Completely satisfied and happy with the tours! Definately enjoyed the enthusiasm and knowledge of all the tour guides. I will refer Tours of Italy to anyone traveling to Rome. Thank you guys for caring in giving people the best experience possible and making our vacation a memorable one.
Doriana was excellent guide very knowledgeable & patient . We really enjoyed tour of Sistine chapel & Vatican City / thank you so much doriana.
Doriana was excellent guide very knowledgeable & patient . We really enjoyed tour of Sistine chapel & Vatican City / thank you so much doriana.
Both are great tours, well organised with very knowledgable and enthusiastic guides!
mother duck marta was excellent
Giovanna great also! Very much enjoyed this tour.
We never expected to have such a knowledgeable guide as Ferdinando. We throughly enjoyed our tour.
Our guide was fabulous. We were impressed with her educational background and her presentation of content. I wish we could have spent the entire day with her!! I will recommend this tour to friends and family!
Our guide, Gigi, was wonderful, full of information of course, but also a great sense of humour and a lovely warm personality. There is so much to see and learn and he made it really interesting and fun. Also he remembered all our names which was very impressive.
Sabrina was a great tour guide. She gave us plenty of information in a pleasant and helpful manner. Would definitely book with her again.
Our guide was very well informed, friendly, professional and it was a great time. I'd recommend the tour for sure!
excellent guide
Francesca was fantastic, very caring of our group, funny and warm. We would definitely recommend this tour to anyone
Great tour! Was so good to get into the Chapel before the crowds got there and Mama G was very knowledgable and enthusiastic.
Very good tour, guide was knowledgeable and informative. However we still felt the price was excessive.
The tour was so worthwhile although it was expensive. The guide was outstanding and his english excellent.
I loved this tour and thought Vincenzo was an excellent guide with very good English and a huge amount of knowledge and information that he was able to give us. I think it's great you do the early start tour which gives an opportunity to get in and enjoy it before the crowds.
Everything was dealt with professionally starting from registration and ending with picking back the audio guides! Most of all loved the warmth and knowledgeable Francesca who took her time to deliver all her knowledge to us. Would definitely recommend her to others as well as take her tour again!
Helena was wonderful. She was very engaging and had a lot of info to share through the entire tour. This was our favorite tour in Rome and now crossed off our bucket list. We will recommend to friends/family if traveling to Rome in the future.
Julietta was absolutely wonderful! She was so informative and attentive - and did a fabulous job of talking to the important historical parts and telling the story that surrounds the Chapel. She really made it come alive for us. Thank you!!
The tour was fantastic and Lorenzo was brilliant and entertaining.
Maristella was absolutely fantastic! Please thank her again for us!!!
Fernando was super - very knowledgeable and also charming. And the lady that organised us at the start of the your was also excellent. See the Sistine Chapel without the crowds was the highlight of our trip to Rome.
Gigi was awesome...great explanations with a great sense of humor. We learnt and lot and laughed a lot!
You run a great company. Good value for the dollar
Our tour guide was great! I had great time in Vatican city because of her vivid explanation. I would highly recommend this tour to my friends:)
Our guide was very informative. I don't remember his name at the moment , sorry. If I was back in Rome and he was the guide on another tour I would not be disappointed. It was worth getting up early on vacation to be at the Sistine chapel without the crowd. Spectacular!
Great tour, knowledgeable interesting guide.
I was surprised that I never received an email / confirmation a few days before the tour. It's just nice to get the confirmation to know that everything is a go & reminder of the details, time & place.
Both this tour and the Coliseum tour we took the next day were excellent, the small tour group size is a great plus.
The guide did a great job of keeping us moving, discribing the many master pieces and answering questions among the huge crowd.
Amazing tour and guide.
Big Mamma Gee was excellent!!!
I was totally pleased with this tour. Loved getting into the Sistine Chapel first thing in the morning - awesome experience! Guide was terrific as well. Will recommend this to anyone traveling to Rome!
Loved this tour! Our guide had a PHD in archaeology which made the tour even more interesting.
Claudia was an amazing guide! Seeing the Sistine Chapel while it was not packed wall to wall was an amazing, serene experience.
Wonderful tourguide!!!!!! Amazing tour!!!
Loved our tour, we'll planned, fascinating, beautiful experience from start to finish. Outstanding guide. Thank you!
The tour was wonderful. Our guide was so knowledgeable and personable we would highly recommend it to others.
Awesome tour. Marianna was very knowledgeable and kept it interesting. The pace she set was quick but we hit all of the highlights and I never felt rushed. I feel like I saw everything that I needed to see. I'm very happy with the tour.
Mauricio was a fantastic guide and the tour was beyond belief!
Loved our guide. Tour was great!
Valentina was an outstanding guide and totally made our tour worthwhile!
Incredible! This tour was amazing! To be able to see the Sistine Chapel before the crowds was an unforgettable experience. Our guide was fantastic! Very knowledgeable and passionate about the history and artefacts of the Vatican. The tour was long, but the hours just flew bye.
Wonderful tour with Maristella! So animated and engaging.... even our 14yr old was thrilled to be on this tour. We learned so much - time and money very well spent! Thanks Walks of Italy
Vincenzo was excellent! We truly enjoyed our tour and will book another the next time we are in Italy!
Doriana was AMAZING! The Vatican is a terrific experience by itself, but Doriana made this the most memorable experience of our trip. Cannot say enough about her! She was incredibly knowledgeable, approached the tour that minimized the crowds, and had a great wit/sense of humor about her.
Our guide was very good. We were very happy that we booked the tour, don't think it would have been the same without it.
Our guide was very knowledgeable and personable with a great sense of humor and energy!! Loved her!!
Our tour guide was knowledgeable and very passionate about the works of art and their preservation. We enjoyed his teaching as well as his stories. He truly went above and beyond with this tour! We were very pleased.
Jeb was an excellent guide. This tour gave us so much more information than if we did it ourselves.
Fascinating
Invaluable to see the sistine chapel with fewer crowds and be navigated to the top areas.
Francesca was our guide and she was perfect! Knowledgeable, efficient use of time - we got in and out before the crowds were overwhelming. Would use this service again if given the opportunity!
With the timeframe we had, the tour was very good. The guide was wonderful, both in expertise and in enthusiasm for the information & history he shared.
Maria Grazia was extraordinary! She was knowledgeable and her love of the art and architecture of the Vatican was infectious.
Maria was an excllent guide!
Wonderful tour, totally worth waking up early to get into the Sistine chapel before the crowds! Guide was exceptional
The tour was very interesting and the guide very knowledgeable.
Amazing knowledge, extremely informative and very freidndly. It was a pleasure listening to Doriana, and I would definitely sign up to another tour with her. Thank you
Our guide Uta was very knowledgeable and the whole tour was very interesting and she spoke very good English. Walks for Italy were very well organised and we would recommend them.
Everithing was perfect
More opportunity to ask questions before moving to the next item/room. Lungi was very passionate and knowledgable about everything g we saw. Loved the tour. I have already promoted it on Facebook in case any of my friends in California ever come here.
Great tour! Couldn't imagine not having a tour at the Vatican, we learned so much.
Well worth the money, and the early start!
Elisa gave a great tour. She was very knowledgeable and gave great insight on the tour. I was very satisfied with the tour.
Excellent guide. Great tour.
Our guide was extremely knowledgeable, with a delightful sense of humor. Her ability to describe the works of art we were seeing, as well as her knowledge about the artists made this our favorite tour.
We enjoyed the Pristine Sistene tour very much. The guide was very knowledgeable, friendly, and accommodating to the groups needs.
Uta our guide was fantastic. She was very pleasant and informative. I wouldn't hesitated
Thank you Luigi lots of information provided. His English was also very good.
Excellent tour. Our guide was fantastic.
We totally enjoyed our tour with Jeb. Having a half hour in the Sistine Chapel with just a "small crowd" of people was great.
Juliette is a guide extraordinaire. We were delighted to find her on the 2nd tour, after being awed by her on the first You should clone her.
Fantastic tour. Very pleased.
Our guide, Vicenzo, was excellent. I already have recommended Walks of Italy to a friend.
I really enjoyed the walk. The guide was excellent! She did tell us she was an art historian, and you could feel her passion for all the art that we were viewing. I would not change anything.
Our guide was fantastic ,interesting ,knowledgable and amusing ,first class
Jeb was an excellent guide - so knowledgeable and adept at bringing the facts and figures to life. The pace was good and we saw a huge amount in a short time.
Uta was an amazing guide and truly tailored her discussion to suit us perfectly. Lovely tour that was extremely educational, interesting and fun.
The tour under Jeb's guidance was so valuable. Having time for peaceful contemplation at the Sistine before the crowds arrived was appreciated as was the depth of knowledge of our guide. Highly recommended.
The tour was phenomenal - informative, exclusive, and organized. The only feedback I would give is that I would've liked to have returned to the Vatican museum upon completion of the tour. It was not clear that we would not be able to return.
The tour guide was engaging, informative and funny. We had many chuckles while on this tour. It was wonderful to be let in to the Rafael rooms and the Sisteen Chapel before officially openning for other tour groups. Superbly done!
Fantastic tour and a fantastic guide
Great guide. Walk was the highlight of our visit to Rome. Thx!!
Very happy with the tour, very entertaining and interesting.
Guide was funny, articulate and very helpful helping me, an 84 year old with a walker, finding lifts so I could bypass some of the steps.
Camilla was very knowledgeable- enjoyed the tour. Thank you for a wonderful experience
Excellent tour, excellent guide. He was friendly, informative and very efficient with our time. I will highly recommend this tour to friends. Malto Bene!!!
Very satisfied. Guide was extremely knowledgeable!
Wonderful guide (Jeb). Fantastic site
The tour guide was exceptional in their knowledge in the art and history of the Vatican. Her expertise was quite valuable when visiting the Vatican.
Early entry to Sistine Chapel is the only way to do this tour - will be recommending this to our friends
Excellent tour with an incredibly knowledgeable tour guide. Well worth it.
This was our first of four tours with Walks of Italy. It was awesome, our guide was great, and the Vatican was amazing. Couldn't be much more satisfied.
Camilla was wonderful.
An excellent tour that enabled us to make the very most of our time in Rome
Every one of our tours was well done. Liked each of the guides we had. Good information and fun stories.
Our children took this tour, they were amazed and impressed with the venue and the tour guide. They said that they could listen to her forever. The time schedule was perfect and got them in the museum before the crowds. You run a first class tour.
I loved the Vatican tour. It was amazing to be in the Sistine Chapel before the crowds came in.
We enjoyed the tour, it was helpfull to have it for the vatican. The guide was amazing, knowledgeable and helpful. Awaiting for my next tour with you.
Just having the 30 mins quiet time in the Sistine Chapel afforded us the ability to begin developing the sense of awe at the genius of Michelangelo. Claudia was a superb guide; passionate, knowledgeable, and witty.
Cecilia was fantastic!!! Her knowledge and manner was all class!
Beautiful tour-it's worth the extra money to have the Sistine Chapel to yourself.
Well worth the early hour and the extra money. Will recommend this to anyone I know who is visiting Rome
Silvia was also very good - so knowledgable, friendly, and energetic.
Excellent tour. Knowledgeable and competent guide. Clear and easy to understand.
Jon was a wonderful guide. Very knowledgeable, answered questions and great sense of humor. My husband, sister in law and I loved him!!' He is the best!!!
This was our second tour in Italy. It was wonderful to see the Sistine Chapel in the morning.. Sabrina was amazing. What a great way to see the Vatican and Sistine Chapel! We learned a ton. So grateful.
Just superb, will tell any others who ask us. Our guide Jeb was one of the very best ever.
She was great! Right pace and personal attention that made the entire experience magical.
The guide was very good.
I would recommend your group again. Our guide John was so knowledgeable --Loved it!!!
Amazing to see it not crowded Was really well looked after and left knowing what to do next
Juliette was charming, friendly, and meticulous in her knowledge. She balanced entertaining the children in the group with keeping the adults informed. She was absolutely perfect.
Again, nothing but praise for this tour. The fact that our little party of ten enjoyed 30 minutes or so of solitude in the iconic Sistine Chapel was priceless. Our guide expertly responded to all our questions and again, we rate this as a highlight of our stay in Rome.
We loved the tour and our guide!
The tour was excellent. The guide was excellent. I had a great time.
The tour director was absolutley terrific!!
Mr. Jeb did a wonderful job. My wife and I enjoyed the whole tour. It was fun and informative. Mr. Jeb was courteous and knowledgeable. The tour was very well timed. Will definitely recommend this tour
Camilla was very well informed and made the tour worthwhile.
Maristella was fantastic. Could not believe that we were in the Sistine Chapel with so few people.
Camila was brilliant and the reason I booked the next day too. She is an assett to your company.
Uta was awesome! She had an impressive amount of knowledge and kept it interesting with stories and anecdotes, in addition to textbook facts! This is the only way to visit a place this large.
Really enjoyed it and the tour guide was lovely, very informative and insightful. Thank you!
Cecilia was an excellent guide, and she went out of her way to ensure we were comfortable and having a great experience. I would happily recommend the tour and your company to anyone visiting Rome or the Vatican for the first time.
She was extremely knowledgable, friendly, non-judgmental about the material.
We loved the tour of the Sistine chapel/Vatican and We couldn't have had a better host than Camilla. She never stopped talking and provided us with so much information, with some humor mixed in.
Felix was a fantastic guide, very informative. Loved the "skip the line" entrance and visiting the Sistine Chapel without the crowds. This tour was the highlight of our trip in Rome.
Our daughter & her husband were in Rome earlier this year, they used your company & highly recommended your Company. Our Guide Juliette was excellent.
Fernando was superb. What an honor to have an archeologist for a guide. His enthusiasm and passion carried over into his tour. I learned so many interesting facts I had not known before.
This tour was amazing! Maristella was a mine of knowledge and information. Excellent experience made all the better by Maristella great approach. We would highly recommend both tours and have only good things to say about our tour guides.
Julietta was charming, well informed and a pleasure to listen to. She is a valuable asset to your business.
Tour went very quickly in the aspect of being moved from sight to sight with little time spent on more important sights. Great tour either way and tour guide was great.
Absolutely beautiful tour and time! I've told all my friends about this tour and highly recommended it.
Beata did an excellent job. She is enthusiastic, informative and extremely well prepared. I visited the Sistine Chapel many years ago. It was an impossible experience. This early entry tour enabled my husband and I to get the very best experience possible. Thank you.
was extremely pleased with the tour- our guide was fun, witty and informative at the same time. We give her a five star rate!!!!
Our guide provided us a personalized and passionate tour. She also offered her time to help my family with communication and our lost luggage. I highly recommend our guide and the Pristine Sistine Tour
Wonderful! Guide was perfect with her knowledge and presented details well.
Our guide was wonderful!!!! Really appreciated all of her knowledge and enthusiasm for the information she was sharing. Also, amazing to be there before the crowds. Truly could not imagine a better way to experience the Sistine Chapel. Thank you!
Eleonara was great and the tour was exactly as advertised - thank you!
Luigi was absolutely the best tour guide ever. ...so informed, so responsive and knowledgeable about every question we asked, so organized, so interesting and such a wonderful personality. Congratulations Walks of Italy ... you are the best!!!
Excellent and passionate guide.
I was very satisfied with the tour and our tour guide. Will recommend Walks of Italy to others
Phenomenal service by our guide! Highly recommend!
Tour guide was very well informed and shared her knowledge easily with the group. The only other thing I can say is that there were some older people in the group who struggled to keep up, especially on the stairs. Overall, an excellent tour!
Great and informative tour. Especially enjoyed being able to get in prior to the crowds!
Very informative and Ivanna was a pleasure to be with.
Fredinando was an excellent guide: very knowledgeable and had very good English-speaking skills.
Great guide very knowledgeable, and amazing sights and history.
Cecilia was a great guide. She was very attentive to her group's needs (water, alternatives to stairs, etc). We really enjoyed this tour!
Tour guide was fantastic, really brought the tour to life.
Great tour. Guido was wonderful. Being able to be in the Sistine Chapel early when it was virtually empty was oriceless
We were given well and good information about the Vatican and its treasures by Cecilia. She also took care of another visitor in our group who met a small accident in the escalator of the Vatican museum. I have high praises for all the walks of italy tours we took.
Excellent guide
Our guide was awesome and even made sure we had a little extra time for a couple great suprised that we didn't even expect on the tour !! He was great thank you for helping our Rome experience be even more great!
Your guide was fabulous! We will recommend your company to our friends. Went beyond our expectations.
Francessca did a wonderful job. She was very aware of our surroundings and always watching out for our group. We definitely got our money's worth.
Great tour all the way around. We recommended the tour to several people while we were still in Italy and will continue to do so.
Wonderful tour!
jeb was excellent. he really knew his art history and could tell us in great detail what we were looking at.
Amazing guides and the best way to cover the attractions when ur short on time
Our guide was delightful. She was knowledgeable and considerate of the group in pointing out many important art items. She also helped us access St. Peter's Basilica saving much time.
Fabrizio has incredible energy and passion. Loved the tour and really felt we saw everything with interesting stories.
Very experienced guide.
Very informative tour. The guide was very friendly and took care of the group.
Excellent Vatican tour very knowledgeable.
Another great tour. The only (and its small) issue would be the length of the tour. It seems like a tour covering so much could benefit by being a little longer. But the guide did a great job of explaining the highlights - and early entry to the Sistine Chapel is invaluable.
Jeb was amazing and so informative. We got to see so much on this tour. I would highly recommend it. We had an audio tour of St. Peter's later in the day, and having been on the earlier tour really helped with our understanding of the Basilica.
Guide was fab - so informative & interesting to listen to - so glad we chose the VIP tour to see the Vatican - its a must
Beata was a delight. Her knowledge of the Vatican and the artwork is impressive.
We have been to Sistine chapel four time since the 70's and we learn more from Lara than all others combined.....Lara loves what she is doing and it shows we give her 5 stars
Jeb was fabulous. Really did a great job of explaining the art and the context.
Very satisfied with our tour guide's knowledge, willingness to answer questions and friendliness. We will use walks of Italy again.
Our guide was excellent and we had a lovely tour.
Very enjoyable. Well organized tour, with waits kept to a minimum. Anna, our guide, had a good command of English, was knowledgeable and very pleasant ... and helpful when I felt ill. Highly recommended.
Truly majestic chapel and a very knowledgeable guide. Great value.
Francesca was a good guide, very knowledgeable but sometimes difficult to understand.
Our guide (unfortunately her name escapes me) was incredible. Her delivery was enchanting and the level and depth of her subject knowledge outstanding. She is a credit to your company and I have already recommended Walks of Italy to other friends.
Wonderful way to see Vatican! We loved our guide Francesca. Not only she is very knowledgeable but she has true love and passion for treasures she was sharing with us. Thank you Francesca!
Jutta was a fantastic guide, knowledgable, funny and she really build up a contact with the group. We really enjoyed the walk with her.
An absolutely amazing day. Thank you.
Awesome experience, the guide was fantastic and even showed us where she painted some restoration work at the vatican
Ivana was an excellent guide and knew how to use the time wisely to get us to the attractions with the best calculation of time. She was very friendly and knowledgable about all of the sites we saw. I would recommend this tour and the guide to everyone.
This tour is a must. The ability to have such a knowlegeable and passionate guide was fantastic. The Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums requre such respect and we certainly were thrilled to be part of the tour - small group, headset and our guide made this a wonderful experience.
It was worth getting up so early to be able to be in the Sistine Chapel with room to move around. I liked that we returned again at the end of the tour, and in fact, it was less crowded then. The guide was sweet but easily distracted and had us practically running through some of the exhibits.
Mauricio was fantastic. He made the whole Vatican experience unforgettable and I am so glad we were able to get in well before the crowds as I'm short and when the crowds came in I couldn't see a thing! Lovely tour - well worth it.
Really enjoyed the tour. Felt a bit rushed through parts of the museum and our guide always seemed to be in a hurry. Generally he was kind and knowledgeable.
We enjoyed the tour very much. Our guide was incredibly informative. It was wonderful to be in the Sistine Chapel without a ton of other people. I learned so much. Thank you.
Marta not only knew the sights and arts to see, she also knew the timing to avoid the congestion of other tour groups. This greatly enhanced our visit to the Vatican City.
So glad we did this - it was expensive, but worth it and we'd do it again.
Guide was wonderful!
Uta was a friendly, charming, intelligent and knowledgeable guide. We found the instructions on where to meet slightly confusing especially when you don't know the area and it is in the dark. That isn't a criticism just a thought on maybe they can be better written.
Our tour guide was first rate! Knowledgeable, passionate and efficient in showing us the beauty and the stories behind the works of the Vatican. I would recommend this tournament to everyone I meet.
Anna was wonderful! Just wonderful! She was knowledgeable, personable and it was obvious she cared deeply that everyone on the tour had a good experience. She is a real asset to our organization! Kathleen Hursh
Silvia was so great! Her knowledge of the Vatican history and Roman history was outstanding! She truly had such passion for Roman history and telling its story to us! She was more than we expected in a guide!
Silvia was so great! Her knowledge of the Vatican history and Roman history was outstanding! She truly had such passion for Roman history and telling its story to us! She was more than we expected in a guide!
Our guide was wonderful! Very professional and knowledgeable! We enjoyed the tour very much!
Excellent!
Luca was extremely knowledgeable and made the tour very worthwhile.
Our guide for the dat was Tiberius who was excellent. His knowledge was first class and he was very entertaining. In fact Tiberius really made our visit to the Vatican special.
Great guide! Very organized company. Felt it was money well spent. Cannot imagine seeing the Vatican without a knowledgeable guide. We were delighted with Walks of Italy!
Darrio was fantastic! By far the best guide we had out of the 6 tours we took on the trip. He is very knowledgeable, cares about the tour he gives and extremely funny on top of that. Give that man a raise!
Great tour! It was nice to be at the Sistine Chapel before the crowd got too heavy. Our tour guide was so extremely knowledge. Such a great experience and tour!
An amazing tour! Our guide was excellent! Dario was knowledgeable, focused and humorous. Highly recommended.
Guide was awesome -- It was great to be there so early and avoid some of the crowd. He did a great job showing us the highlights and answering our questions. He kept things moving and made things very interesting. I strongly recommend.
We loved our tour and our guide was excellent!
We had an excellent time with Claudia! She made history come alive! She was extremeley knowlegeable and enjoyable! My 90 year old mom was in a wheelchair and claudia was so kind and accomodating. Excellent Pridtine Sistine tour!
We are so glad we went with a tour like this, as it would be crazy to go on our own... especially for a first time visit. We appreciated the expertise of our guide, and of learning about the Sistine chapel ahead of time in the line, so we could more appreciate what we were looking at. Thank you!
Utah was wonderful! It was time well spent
Despite the very wet start, Felix made this n outstanding and very informative tour. His detailed knowledge, willingness to answer questions and even pace made this a truly informative, insightful and outstanding experience.
Suzanna was a wonderful guide, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about her tours. She skillfully led the group through a very crowded area and was very easy to ask questions to. We enjoyed our tour very much and will recommend it to others. Mille grazie!
Excellent tour! Great to be able to get ahead of the large crowds in the Sistine Chapel. Our tour guide was outstanding and the whisper headsets worked well in the crowds...Dale
Please tell Dario that I was at the Vatican at 7:30am on a Tuesday to climb up the cupola and there was no line!
Excellent guide who timed our arrival in the Sistine Chapel perfectly to avoid most of the crowds. Very very qualified and interesting guide!
Juliette was very knowledgable, personable, approachable: exceeded expectations!
Her knowledge and passion was fantastic
Our guide was informative added some extra bits of history.
was the highlight of our week in Rome. Guide was outstanding
Wonderful tour. Marta was knowledgeable, entertaining and efficient.
Wonderful guide - informative and passionate about her subject. Just wonderful!
Our tour guide was amazing. She gave us so much information, well beyond a normal tour. Not only was she so knowledgeable, she also had a wonderful personality and her smile made us all smile. Linda Weigel
Our guide was excellent in every way! Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. She even took special care of my husband who had difficulty with stairs, persuading guards to allow private access via elevators, etc. We loved that she is an artist too! We will always recommend Walks of Italy!
Excellent guide and very good overall experience despite being very crowded. Meeting point easy to find .Good check in.
This tour was amazing! Our guide (Juliet) was unbelievably knowledgable and really made our tour of the Vatican so special! She was smart, funny and kept our interest for the entire 4-hour tour! We will not hesitate to use Walks of Italy again in the future.
Doriana was brilliant. She gave us a huge amount of relevant information along with a great sense of humour. The early morning tour was definitely the right choice considering the later crowds. We' ll be recommending her and your team to travelling friends.
Our guide was great and very knowledgeable about the Vatican. I really enjoyed it and would go on another tour next time I'm in Rome.
Guido was an excellent guide. Explained logistics and timing of how the tour would work (Chapel first, then museum, then St Peters). Great sense of humor and very knowledgeable about everything we saw. Really enjoyed the tour.
Thank you so much. I had a very lovely time at Vatican and Basilica of St. Peter
We really were happy to have a tour Rosa was very knowledgeable and kept things moving she did a great Job!
Laura was terrific! She is quite knowledgeable, as well as personable. We had a wonderful time with her.
We were glad to get into the Sistine Chapel before all the crowds, because there were so many people gathered after the general admission. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and helpful.
I do remember our tour guide :) ... Ana. She was absolutely great, and we couldn't have had a better guide. Her explanations were so detailed and her passion for the art and the Vatican really came through. I'd do this tour again on my next visit to Rome.
Laura was very informative and knowledgeable. She took great efforts to ensure the tour was not affected by the huge crowd.
Camilla made use of her time well, filling up the waiting time for the entry into the museums with information on the Sistine Chapel. The chapel wasn't as empty as I had imagined, but it was definitely better than later that morning.
Camilla offered us great information and a lot of history to go with our tour. Highly recommend this tour to friends. Thank you.
Maria Teresa was knowledgeable, clear and so pleasant! We loved her tour & would highly recommend her and Walks of Italy to our friends.
Our tour was great. Our guide was so well educated and informative. She sped us to where we needed to be and it was great!! Never felt rushed at all!
Guide did a great job! Very pleased.
The tour guide Anna was amazing!
Stephanie was amazing, kind, and thorough. I am very pleased that I choose your company and feel that if I hadn't I would not have enjoyed the Vatican nearly as much. I will highly recommend it to friends, and write a TripAdvisor review when I finish my travels. Thank you!
Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and very friendly.
Please change the ear phones in the Venice tours to the newer types that were used at the Rome tours. Thank you. Randy Wipke
Camilla was fun and knowledgeable. I will recommend your company to anyone I know traveling to Italy. Thanks again!
My wife who has health issues found the pace rapid, especially when it came to climbing stairs. Perhaps your tour description should reflect this fact.
Wonderful guide so informative.
The only difficulty with the tour was checking in. There was only one person checking everyone in, it was raining and it would have been better to have at least two people checking people in. It was a bit chaotic.
Our guide was great! Awesome tour! Have already recommended it to some friends and family if they every find themselves in Rome :-)
Our guide was excellent. Very knowledgeable and friendly. We enjoyed seeing the Sistine Chapel and important pieces of art before the crowds came in.
Julietta was a fantastic guide, we would definitely book again with your company
Our guide-Juliette was awesome! She made the tour extra special with more than just her knowledge of the Vatican- she is a historian and artist in her own right. It was a wonderful experience and well worth the cost.
This was an amazing experience for both of us. Maria Teresa did a great job navigating our small group through the huge crowds. Her introduction to the Sistine Chape and Michelangelo before we entered insured that the experience would be unforgettable.
Jeb was a very knowledgeable and personable guy. He was very passionate about his job and had tons of interesting and useful information. This made the afternoon so interesting and we hated for it to be over.
Suzanne was a fantastic guide. She was very informed and enthusiastic about the tour. It was insane how calm and not crowded the Vatican was for the first hour we were there compared to how packed it was when open to the public. Highly recommended!
Guide, I forgot her name, was excellent, polite, knowledgeable and answered all questions. Great experience!
Again, great tour.
our guide was very knowledgeable and personable
Throughly enjoyed this trip, it was definitely value for money.
We did the tour with Camilla not Jeb. Camilla was excellent
Jeb was such an amazing tour guide. He kept us interested and engaged the whole time and provided so much more than we could have ever got from a travel book. Definitely value for money here.
Seeing the Sistine Chapel in the morning before it got busy was amazing. Guido was very knowledgeable and friendly. Sometimes it was hard to follow him closely as the group moved quickly through the crowds.
Great tour and the guide was very good!
The Vatican tour was wonderful!
We were very fortunate to have Ana as our tour guide. Her education as a graduate in Art history and her enthusiasm in narrating the tour was extremely helpful in understand the Vactican Museum. Grazie
Guido our guide was great and it was also great to be in the Sistine Chapel before the crowds..
Great tour with knowledgeable, personable guide who looked out for us in every way on this tour. From how to stay together in crowds to bathrooms to what to do after the tour to see more. And wonderful information and tidbits as well. Great tour!
Ferdinandor was an excellent guide. Very informative.
Our family of 6 really enjoyed this tour - it was worth the early start. Our guide Guida was friendly, helpful and knowledgeable of the Vatican museum and St Peters Basilica. A place like that can be overwhelming for first time visitors from far away, but he was a good guide.
Our guide was wonderful but he never gave us his name. He had his PHD in archeology and was amazing!!!!!
Camila was excellent
Juliette was amazing with our grandson. She took care to make sure he was comfortable. She even let him hold her puppet.
Great guide as well - have been very satisfied with all the tours.
We had a tremendous time on the tour. We will recommend Sabrina and Walks of Italy to all we know. Thank you!!
Maurizio was a wonderful, knowledgable guide. We learned so much from him and he took us to many parts of the Cistine Chapel and St Peters Basilica. I would highly recommend this tour with Maurizio.
we very much enjoyed the tour. Our guide Maria was very knowledgeable and kept everyone moving and on time.
Our guide was very good and well informed. Even in the waiting times she kept interacting with us to make sure that we were all involved. Everything flowed very well despite the crowds.
Mauricio was very knowledgeable and made sure our time at the Vatican was memorable. Would highly recommend the early tour to avoid the crowds.
Tremendous guide who made it came alive.
Excellent and informative tour!
Doria was a fantastic guide! Very knowledgeable and pleasant. We enjoyed every minute of the tour.
We loved the tour and the guide. We were happy to get in before the crowds. The guide was very knowledgeable.
Other than the crowds which I know you can't do anything about it was fantastic.
Great tour so glad i did this. Suzana was a great guide. What a fantastic place. Thank you so much.
Jeb was fantastic! Full of information and kept us laughing!
Great tour with even better guide, Julietta was so informative and pleasant! She knew all the best ways to navigate!
Our guide Dario was very patient in answering our questions and negotiating the large crowds in order to for us to get the best views possible. His knowledge of the art work and history was much very interesting and engaging.
He also, "knew his stuff". He was witty and entertaining. We liked him Very much. We were completely satisfied.
Jeb was awesome. He clearly knew his content and handled the tour perfectly. I loved his ability to weave through the Vatican in the time allotted and was capable of getting us to see all of the major parts. I would recommend this tour to my friends, especially if Jeb were leading it.
Susanna 'sp' is knowledgeable and is easygoing. We enjoyed the tour!
Laura was wonderful!!
Really great tour and liked the fact that our guide didn't have a selfie stick with a flag on it. Very professional.
First time we have been on an organized tour - definitely the way to go. We were so pleased we booked another tour that night for the next morning. Tour guide was very good.
We have done this tour before and this time took 2 very elderly ladies aged 80.As usual first class service The rep was fab
Sabrina was wonderful, she kept us moving, and was very knowledgeable
The tour was great! Our tour guide was well informed considering she was not Italian but Canadian and she kept us right on schedule to experience a memorable vatican tour.
Fantastic tour. Have already recommended to others. Getting in early makes all the difference. Great guide.
Tango kept us informed, interested, moving and laughing!
Maria was great. Her enthusiasm was contagious and her knowledge was impressive.
Tour was amazing,guide was incredibly knowledgeable. The time flew by but we still had plenty of time to see everything.The early entry was fantastic allowing us to see the incredible Sistine Chapel without crowds.Highly recommend this tour KEN Elliott
Juliette was a fantastic guide! Her passion and pride for all things Rome shined bright! Our Walks of Italy tour of the Vatican was the highlight of our trip to Rome. Thank you, Juliette!
She was great and very kind and patient. We loved that she was very informative and seemed to really be enthused even though probably doing the tour many many times.
Loved, loved, loved our guide. Wealth of information. Spot on! He was very accommodating to everyone in the group. Extremely knowledgeable and friendly!
Claudia our tour guide was excellent. A really worthwhile tour.
I have used other tour companies in the past ~ "Walks" is SO much better! The tour, the equipment, the number of guests and the guide. Our guide Ootah was fabulous!
Great tour, got to see the sorting chapel without hoards of people around. Breathtaking. A nice tour of some of the highlights in the museums aswell.
Luigi was one of the best guides we have ever had. He was friendly and knowledgeable and provided such an enjoyable tour!
Our guide was wonderful!! She was cheerful and so very knowledgeable! I would highly recommend this tour!
Good your and I'll recommend Pristine Sistine to friends...it was evident how much more crowded the Sistine would be if we had not been able to take your tour when we doubled back thru the SC to get to the Basilica....also appreciated our guide taking us thru the Jubilee door.
Guido is a guide"rock star!" We would ask for him again & again. Very knowledgable, and a very smooth leader in tight situations!! Bravo!