Attractions & monuments

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

based on 579 reviews
Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Russian , Japanese , Polish , Chinese , Korean
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Save up to an hour waiting in the queue and access the Basilica through a reserved entrance
  • Admire the architectural beauty of the Basilica and the artistic treasures it contains
  • Visit the Basilica at your own pace in complete autonomy by downloading the audio guide on your mobile phone or tablet
What to expect

Discover St. Peter’s Basilica in full freedom and at your own pace using your own mobile phone or tablet. With your guaranteed reserved entrance, you’ll save up to one hour of waiting time and get immediate access to the most important Catholic church in the world.

Discover the masterpieces of the greatest artists with an audio guide that has 31 points of interest including the magnificent Pietà by Michelangelo, the Baldacchino by Bernini and the Cattedra Sancti Petri (St. Peter’s Chair).

Download the App on your device and insert the code you’ll receive inside St. Peter's Basilica after check-in and enjoy your visit!

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What's included
  • St. Peter's Basilica reserved entrance (entrance to the Church is free)
  • Special access service to the metal detector security check at the entrance
  • Audio guide (available in 11 languages)
  • Offline map of Rome
What's not included
  • Earphones bring your own or purchase them at the desk for €1
  • Guided or audio guided tour of the Cupola
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Any optional activity costs
Reduced price
  • Children (0-6 years): free
  • Youth (7-17 years): reduced
Where

Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano

Meeting point:

The meeting point is located, if facing the Basilica, under the right side colonnade, in the middle, at the State Police barrier (see picture). The staff, wearing blue vests with the Vox Mundi logo printed on it, will be waiting to accompany you through a dedicated entrance inside the Basilica.

What to remember
  • Audio guides are 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 for both men and women; low cut or sleeveless tops or shorts are not allowed). Visitors who do not adhere to the dress code will not be allowed to enter the Vatican
  • The service begins and ends in St. Peter's Square
  • Earphones are not included. You can choose to bring your own with you or buy disposable earphones at the Basilica reception desk for €1 each
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When

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday:

  • Morning time anytime between 8.45am-10.00am and 10.00am-1.00pm
  • Afternoon time anytime between 1.00pm-3.00pm and 3.00pm-5.30pm

Wednesday, Sunday:

  • Afternoon time anytime between 1.00pm-3.00pm and 3.00pm-5.30pm
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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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