Guided tour of the Vatican Necropolis and Saint Peter’s Basilica
Combine this exclusive tour to your visit of Saint Peter’s Basilica for a truly unforgettable mystical and cultural experience. The special visit to the Necropolis underneath the Basilica, home to the Tomb of Saint Peter, is in fact only possible by special permission, granted by the “Fabbrica di San Pietro” in accordance with the schedule set by the Excavations Office.
2h 30min from 59€
St Peter’s Basilica audioguided tour
Enjoy your visit to the basilica in complete freedom and at your own pace thanks to our Vox City APP
1h from 14,50€
St. Peter’s Basilica guided tour
Discover the treasures of the most important church of Christendom with our highly-qualified guides.
1h 15min from 22€
Vatican Mosaic School tour
A connoisseur’s tour: discover the work of the restorers and the artisans of Saint Peter’s
1h from 39€
Combo: St Peter’s Basilica and Mosaic School guided tour
Uncover the wonders of the Basilica and the Mosaic School while strolling through the Vatican City.
2hrs 30min from 55€
1. The Dome It is the tallest dome in the world, the dome of St. Peter’s rises to a total height of 136.57 metres (448.1 ft) from the floor of the basilica to the top of the external cross. 2. The square At the centre of the square is an ancient Egyptian...read more
LA PORTA SANTA – THE HOLY DOOR: THE CONFINE BETWEEN THE PHYSICAL WORLD AND THE DIVINE MYSTERY The meaning of the Holy Door The Holy Door is the sealed door of a basilica that is opened during Holy Years, more commonly known as Jubilee years. It symbolizes the journey...read more
Obelisks: what is there to know about them? The obelisk is a memorial monument from ancient Egypt: made in stone, it symbolizes a ray of sunshine; in Italian we use the ancient Greek word obelìskos or “needle”. The oldest obelisks date back to 2,000 B.C.,...read more