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A tour concentrated on the figure of the famous Renaissance painter: Raffaello Sanzio. The four rooms known as the “Stanze di Raffaello” formed part of the apartment situated on the second floor of the Pontifical Palace that was chosen by the Pope Julius II della Rovere (pontiff from 1503 to 1513) as his own residence and used also by his successors. The pictorial decoration was executed by Raphael and his school between 1508 and 1524. An incredible sequence of masterpieces that were completed by the coworkers of Raffello, who died prematurely in 1520. The private visit also includes the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica.
The Raphael’s Room private tour usually starts at 9AM or 2PM. You will meet your driver at your hotel, B&B, private apartment or train station (inside the Aurelian walls) 15 minutes approx. before the tour start time (8:45AM or 1:45PM). The driver will take you to your private guide awaiting your arrival outside the entrance of the Vatican Museums.
You will end the tour (12PM or 5PM) in St. Peter’s Square where you meet your driver to get back to your hotel.
Vatican Museums are closed on Sunday, Easter, 19Mar, 01May, 29Jun, 14Aug, 15Aug, 01Nov, 8Dec, 25Dec, 26Dec.
A dress code is required to enter the Vatican Museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.
Hotel, B&B, private apartment, train station (inside the Aurelian Walls)
Fiumicino (FCO) & Ciampino (CIA) International airport
3hrs – From 9AM to 12PM
3hrs – From 2PM to 5PM