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St. Peter's Basilica Guided Tour with Dome Climb in Vatican City | Rome

Meeting point for St. Peter's Basilica: Guided Tour
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Nearest Tour Date | Mon, 22 Jul 2024
Tour Duration | 45 Minutes

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What You'll Experience

Explore the heart of Christianity on a guided tour of St. Peter's Basilica. See artistic masterpieces and panoramic views of the Eternal City from the magnificent Dome crafted by Michelangelo.

Discover the grandeur of St. Peter's Basilica on a small-group guided tour
Ascend Michelangelo's Dome for breathtaking views of Vatican City and Rome
Gain insights into the site's rich history and secrets
Admire iconic artworks, including Michelangelo's masterpiece, the Pietà
Visit St. Peter's tomb and explore the underground grottoes for a unique and immersive experience

- What You Can Expect -

Discover the seamless blend of art and religion on a captivating small-group tour of St. Peter's Basilica. Immerse yourself in the heart of the Catholic Church, surrounded by vibrant marble, golden ceilings, and intricate mosaics. Your knowledgeable guide will help unveil the history and secrets of this iconic Catholic church while showcasing some of the world's greatest masterpieces.

Admire revered works of art that rise above holy papal tombs, including the remarkable "La Pietà" by Michelangelo and the ornate bronze canopy, "Baldacchino," crafted by Bernini above St. Peter’s high altar. For an unforgettable experience, opt to ascend St. Peter's majestic Dome. Take the elevator partway up and climb the remaining steps to witness breathtaking 360-degree views of Vatican City, Rome, and its seven hills — an unparalleled overview of the Eternal City. Don't forget to capture the moment with plenty of photos.

Delve into the Basilica's historic grottoes at the conclusion of your tour. Head underground to St. Peter's Tomb, where you can touch the ancient walls of the original 4th-century Basilica and marvel at its exquisite frescoes. This immersive journey provides a unique and enriching perspective on the treasures within St. Peter's Basilica.


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[St. Peter's Basilica: Guided Tour] 

Discover the wonders of St. Peter’s Square and Basilica on a guided walking tour.

Meeting time: Please arrive at the meeting point at least 20 minutes prior to the time slot you choose
Timeslot: 08:45/13:30/14:00
Meeting point: Largo del Colonnato 5, 00193, Rome

- The meeting point is outside the Basilica before entering St. Peter's square and the security checks. Do not go through the metal detectors before meeting the guide
- Look for the yellow sign with the TOURIKS logo on it
- Bring your own wired headphones (just in case)


[St. Peter's Basilica: Dome Climb & Papal Crypts]

Climb Rome's famous dome with a guide and get optional time in the crypts.

Meeting time: Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the timeslot you choose
Timeslot: 07:30/07:50
Meeting point: Piazza della Città Leonina, RM, Rome

- The meeting point is near the arches, where the square meets via di Porta Angelica. Facing the arches, the meeting point is located at the corner of the square, on the left-hand side, next to the kiosk.
- The City Wonders coordinators will be holding a sign and wearing blue City Wonders polo shirts or jackets
- Do not go through the metal detectors before meeting the guide
- After the tour you can stay inside the basilica
- Please note that the itinerary for our tours may differ from the advertised order of destinations. We assure you that any changes made to the tour itinerary are carefully planned and intended to enhance your overall experience

Duration: approx. 3 hour

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Tour Itinerary

Explore the Vatican's iconic attraction, St. Peter's Basilica, a masterpiece of architectural brilliance
Explore the Vatican's iconic attraction, St. Peter's Basilica, a masterpiece of architectural brilliance
Discover St. Peter's Square, an awe-inspiring creation by the legendary artist Bernini
Discover St. Peter's Square, an awe-inspiring creation by the legendary artist Bernini
Marvel at the magnificent beauty of St. Peter's Basilica, meticulously constructed with captivating details that showcase its grandeur
Marvel at the magnificent beauty of St. Peter's Basilica, meticulously constructed with captivating details that showcase its grandeur
Gaze upon the Dome of St. Peter's Basilica, an architectural marvel that offers breathtaking views of Vatican City
Gaze upon the Dome of St. Peter's Basilica, an architectural marvel that offers breathtaking views of Vatican City
Admire numerous exquisite statues and mural paintings, enhancing the appearance of the Basilica with artistic splendour
Admire numerous exquisite statues and mural paintings, enhancing the appearance of the Basilica with artistic splendour
Behold the renowned sculpture of the Pietà, an immortal masterpiece by Michelangelo, within the sacred walls of St. Peter's Basilica
Behold the renowned sculpture of the Pietà, an immortal masterpiece by Michelangelo, within the sacred walls of St. Peter's Basilica

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Ticket Price
Starting from SGD 65.53.
Available Date
20 Jul 2024.
Duration
45 Minutes.
Address
Meeting point for St. Peter's Basilica: Guided Tour.
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