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Saint Peter's Basilica self guided tour with fast-track entrance

Based on 561 reviews
Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
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  • Reserved entrance, save up to 1 hour in line
  • Marvel at the wonderful art and architectural features
  • Tour the Basilica at your own pace using your own mobile phone or tablet
  • Purchase tickets to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
What to expect

Enjoy a St. Peter’s visit in full freedom and at your own pace using your own mobile phone or tablet. With your guaranteed reserved entrance, you will save up to one hour, gaining immediate access to the most important Catholic church in the world.

Discover the masterpieces of the greatest artists of all time through an audioguide with 31 points of interests in which are illustrated - among others - the magnificent Pietà by Michelangelo, the Baldacchino by Bernini, the 'Cattedra Sancti Petri' (St. Peter’s Chair).

Don't forget to download the App on your device and insert the code you will receive inside St. Peter's Basilica right after your check in. Then, you will have only to enjoy your visit!

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What's included
  • Download of the official audioguide in one of the 11 languages available
  • Download of an off-line map of Rome
  • St. Peter's Basilica reserved entrance (entrance to the Church is free)
  • Dedicated access service with metal detectors security check
What's not included
  • Earphones (you can use yours or purchase them at the desk for 1,00 EUR)
  • Guided or audio guided tour of the Cupola
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Any optional activity costs
Reduced price
  • Children 0-6 years old: free
  • Youth 7-17 years old: reduced
Where

Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano

Meeting point:

The Vox Mundi staff member (will be wearing a blue jacket with the logo) will be waiting for you at the meeting point, which is - facing the Basilica - on the right side, in front of the Vatican Post Office. Be at the meeting point 15 minutes before your booked time. Your representative will accompany you inside the Basilica through the designated gate.

Starting November 1st:

The meeting point will be – facing the Basilica - under the right side colonnade (series of columns around the Basilica Square), just in the middle, precisely in correspondence of the Police barrier. Our staff - wearing a blue jacket with the Vox Mundi logo printed on it - will wait for you to accompany you, through a dedicated gate, inside the Basilica.

What to remember
  • Audioguides available in Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian and Korean
  • Entrance to the Vatican requires a strict dress code. Shoulders and knees must be covered. Low cut or sleeveless tops or shorts are not allowed for both men and women. Clients that do not adhere to the dress code will not be permitted entry to the Vatican
  • The service begins and ends in St. Peter's Square
  • Earphones are not included. You can choose to bring yours or buy disposable earphones at the Basilica reception desk for €1 each
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When

Visitors will be able to access the Basilica during four different time slots:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday:

  • Morning time anytime 8.45am-10.00am
  • Morning time anytime 10.00am-1.00pm
  • Afternoon time anytime 1.00pm-3.00pm
  • Afternoon time anytime 3.00pm-5.00pm

Wednesday, Sunday:

  • Afternoon time anytime 1.00pm-3.00pm
  • Afternoon time anytime 3.00pm-5.00pm
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Provider
Vox Mundi S.p.A.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 30 minutes before the activity begins.
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