Saint Peter's Basilica and Dome Tour
The Basilica was built on the tomb of the apostle Peter and is the center of the Catholic church. It is one of the grandest and beautiful temples on earth. The greatest architects of Italian renaissance contributed to its construction: Bernini, Michelangelo, Raphael, Bramante and many others.
On this tour we will spend approximately two hours in the church visiting each chapel and its treasures, the tombs of John Paul II and John XXIII, Michelangelo's Pietà, which is the only work signed by the artist and much more.
You will see the place where the remains of St. Peter rest, the chimney where the smoke comes out after the Pope's election, the monuments to the Stuarts family, to the queen Christine of Sweden.
We will go to the chapel where some privileged couples get married, we will caress the feet of a 700 years old statue of St. Peter and touch the holy door as any Catholi pilgrim does.
We will be honored to be your guide in one of the most spectacular places on earth!
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Pics from the tour
No lines entrance with reservation
|Licensed Official Guide||
Our Guides have a special Saint Peter's Basilica Pass and authorization
We can arrrange a private driver vehicle to pick you up and drop you off your accommodation
|Sites Included||Saint Peter's Dome, Michelangelo's Pietà, Pope's Election Chimney and Balcony, Tombs of the Popes, Bernini's Baldacchino, Tombs of the Stuarts, Raphael's Transfiguration, view of the Popes' Palace and many more.|
|Dressing Code Policy||The Vatican authorities do not allow sleeveless shirts and above-knee skirts in holy places. Dress accordingly and wear comfortable shoes.|
|Price||It depends on the amount of people in your group. Contact us fro more info & details: email@example.com.|
Julian A., Costa Rica