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Papal Audience & Vatican Museums

Quick Details

Clock Departures: 07:30 a.m.

Hour Glass Duration: 9.5 hours

Open Book Language(s): Papal Audience may be in three languages: English, Spanish and Italian / Vatican Museums: English only – max. 10 people

Location Meeting point: Via della Traspontina, 6 or free pick-up service from centrally located hotels

Tag Tour ends: St. Peter’s Square (drop off at hotels is not included)

High Season Apr - Oct
Adult
120
Child (4-8 years)
96
Infant
Free

See the Pope before visiting the iconic Vatican and St. Peter’s Basilica

In the morning our guide will take you to St. Peter’s Square where you will attend the Papal Audience (it can be held in the Audience Hall). In the afternoon, after lunch,  at 02:00 p.m., our guide will meet you at the restaurant and take you to start the tour of the Vatican Museums, one of the richest  art collection in the world, to admire, among others, the world  famous Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo’s masterpiece. From there you will enter directly  to St. Peter’s Basilica, the largest  and most important Catholic Church in the world, with its treasures like the Michelangelo’s sculpture La Pietà and the Altar Baldachin by Bernini. Should St. Peter’s Basilica be closed, the tour will instead include the visit of Raphael’s rooms.

Tour ends in St. Peter’s Square, dominated by Michelangelo’s imposing Cupola and surrounded by the famous Bernini’s double Colonnade .

Itinerary

  • St. Peter’s Square
  • Vatican Museums
  • Sistine Chapel
  • St. Peter’s Basilica

What is included

  • Admission pass to attend the Papal Audience
  • Assistant during the Audience
  • Lunch
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Professional Guide
  • Free pick-up service from centrally located hotels
  • Headsets