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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 PopGuide 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€

LATEST BLOG

WORKS OF ART IN SAINT PETER’S BASILICA

Saint Peter’s Basilica hosts an extremely large number of works of art, therefore we shall concentrate on a limited number of artworks. We shall omit, on this occasion, the works that are found in the two inferior levels: the Grottoes and the Necropolis. We have...

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THE HISTORY OF CHRISTMAS

Christmas is the festival most felt by the faithful believers of all Christian faiths. It celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ and occurs on the 25th of December for most of the Christian churches, including the Catholic one. Instead for the Eastern Orthodox Churches...

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WOMEN BURIED AT ST PETER’S

How many women are buried in St Peter’s Basilica? This seems like a simple question, but surprisingly many sources get it wrong. Various books, tour guides and audio guides mention that three women are buried in the basilica. The fact is that for nearly 300 years the...

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