GUIDED GROUP TOURS - St. Peter's Basilica
St.Peter’s Basilica Group Tour: This is a journey into the heart of Christianity where spiritual and artistic excellence is
exemplified in the masterpieces of renowned artists such as Michelangelo, Bernini and Raphael.
Enter into this extraordinary sanctuary and discover the faith and stories of popes, artists and pilgrims told through the universal language of art. The
embrace of Piazza San Pietro's colonnade, the serenity of the Pietà, the splendour of the Dome and the magnificent Baldachin testify to humankind's desire
to reach the Divine. Duration: about 1 hour and 10 minutes.
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BOOKING FOR ST. PETER BASILICA GUIDED GROUP TOURS:
Free admission: no tickets needed.
Reduced price tickets: Children between the ages of 7 and 17.
St Peter's Basilica Audio Guided Visit: This audio guided visit allows visitors to enter the St. Peter’s Basilica with no wait. Our assistant will lead you inside the Basilica where you will pick up your reserved audio guides. Then you will make the visit on your own admiring the masterpieces you prefer. Please note: to collect the audio guide you will be asked for a Document of Identification that will be held until the return of the device. Duration: about 1 hour.
Guided Tour of the St. Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Mosaic Studio: Inside, the Basilica of St. Peter is not hosting paintings,
but all the walls are made of spectacular mosaics and this is why the visit to the Mosaic Studio is a worthy conclusion to a tour of the most famous basilica in
the world. Duration: about 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Tour of the Vatican Mosaic Studio: Discover the Vatican laboratory where great professionals work every day to create beautiful masterpieces. A guided tour to learn more about the great Vatican Mosaic Studio.
Duration: about 1 hour and 15 minutes.
The entrance to St. Peter’s Basilica is permitted only to visitors with proper attire (sleeveless shirts, shorts, skirts, hats are prohibited).
Please Note: there will be an airport-style security check before you enter St. Peter's Basilica; please leave liquids and sharp items at home and carry your possessions in a lightweight bag.
The price per person includes (not valid for the audio tour ):
- Reserved entrance into St. Peter’s Basilica.
- Walking tour of St. Peter’s Basilica and St. Peter’s square.
- Guided Tour of the Vatican Mosaic Studio (if included in the Tour).
- Authorized Basilica guide.
- Headphones to hear the guide better.
The price per person includes (valid only for the audio tour):
- Official audioguide in one of the 10 languages available.
Please note: to collect the audio guide you will be asked for a Document of Identification that will be held until the return of the device.
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A note on our guides:
Our tours are led by professional guides who are licenced by the city of Rome. They are either native speakers or speak the requested language very well.
CANCELLATION POLICY - GUIDED GROUP TOURS
In case of cancellation, please contact us.
If a cancellation is made at least 4 days before the day of the tour, the cancellation penalty is equal to 30% of the gross total.
For cancellations that are made from 3 days prior the day of the tour, the penalty charge will be equal to 100% of the gross total (price paid is NOT REFUNDABLE).