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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€
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...read more
Saint Peter’s Basilica is the one of the most famous and beautiful churches in the world. Construction began in 1506 and it took 120 years before the church could be consecrated. To this day, at 187 metres in length and with its 133-metre-tall cupola, Saint Peter’s...read more
The history of the area of the Vatican predates the construction of the first Basilica of Saint Peter, which was built at the behest of Emperor Constantine in the 4th century AD. It was here that Caligula built a circus, later restored by Emperor Nero. It was during...read more