Rome: St. Peter’s Basilica, Papal Tombs, & Dome Climb Tour

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Experience the wonders of St. Peter’s Square and Basilica on a guided walking tour. Explore the historic papal tombs underground, then ascend to the Dome for panoramic views of Rome.

Highlights

  • Climb to the top of the Dome to admire panoramic views of Rome
  • Marvel at masterpieces by Michelangelo, Bernini, and many more
  • Listen to stories about the popes buried in the Papal Tombs
  • Admire the Basilica's array of impressive marble, ceilings, and mosaics
  • Explore St. Peter's Basilica with an art historian guide

Description

Experience our exclusive 'St. Peter's Basilica & Papal Tombs Tour with Dome Climb' for an extraordinary journey through the Vatican's treasures. Limited availability makes prompt booking advisable. Uncover the rich history of St. Peter's Square and marvel at the awe-inspiring St. Peter's Basilica, adorned with masterpieces by Michelangelo and Bernini. Guided by an expert historian, you'll gain insights into the architectural marvels and the historical significance of this iconic landmark. Join us to explore the hallowed Papal tombs, where the legacies of the interred Popes await discovery. Your guide will illuminate the stories behind these influential figures, bringing history to life with captivating narratives. Afterward, ascend to the dome for breathtaking panoramic views of the Vatican Gardens and the sprawling city of Rome. Your knowledgeable guide will provide commentary, enriching your experience with historical context and fascinating anecdotes. Led by an expert historian, this immersive tour guarantees a deep understanding of the Vatican's most significant landmarks. Don't miss this unique opportunity to unravel the secrets of St. Peter's Basilica and the Papal tombs. Secure your spot now and embark on a journey through centuries of history and art.

Includes

Official guide Headsets where appropriate, so you can always hear your guide Tickets for the elevator to the dome

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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