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Address: Piazza di San Pietro, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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+39 06 6988 3731
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07:00 - 18:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 18:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Arguably one of the finest Cathedrals in the entire world, St. Peter's is...

Arguably one of the finest Cathedrals in the entire world, St. Peter's is the spiritual center of the Vatican and the product of many of Italy's great Renaissance's architects, among them Bramante, Raphael and Michelangelo.

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Amazing Church, a must see!

First: Ignore all the People talking about Trips and Tours to Vatican etc. They try to sell you a trip for 30-40€ and promise to skip every lane. BUT: The acces to the Place in... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

First: Ignore all the People talking about Trips and Tours to Vatican etc. They try to sell you a trip for 30-40€ and promise to skip every lane. BUT: The acces to the Place in Front of the Church an even the entry for the church itself is FREE! Only the acces to the Dome costs 8€ per person. So... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

So beautiful be carful with the tour guides who tried to take your money one man was tying to charge us €50 then another €40 when we did take the tour guide they said we would be able to visit the dog and they lied we had to come back at a later date to visit the dom ! Definitely... More 

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My husband and I visited St. Peter's Basilica on our last day in Italy. This is one of the most beautiful places we have ever seen. The moment we walked in we couldn't find the words to describe it. We just took it all in. Definitely worth your time to visit!

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Thank Jasmin M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The most famous church of the Catholic religion. Build during one century the cathedral was realised by several architects from the most important a that time 1500-1600. Michelangelo was the engineer/architect that revised the last project and created the cupola. Since he was engaged on this project at an old age and supposing that he may not seen the completion... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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What an absolutely amazing place. I'm not religious but this is a must for anybody of any faith. This is a free entry place and well worth the queuing, which took around 40 minutes to get through. Simply stunning

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Thank Richard D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

An incredible place for praying and a heaven for art lovers. The first thing you see on your right is La Pieta, the most beautiful sculpture I have ever seen. And after that, hundreds of art pieces throughout the Basilica

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The entire Vatican was amazing. Was so neat to see the amazing pieta statue and the unbelievable tombs and alter.

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I arrived on a quiet spring day with about 20,000 other tourists, and left fairly soon. The square and basilica are beautifully preserved and maintained, and very well organized. But if you are adverse to long lines of impatient, pushy visitors, strike it off your bucket list, and move on. Shoulda made this pilgrimage 200 years ago. Note: The Camino... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We took a very early walking tour. It was more than I could imagine when we went thru. I would recommend Walks or Italy tour group.

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Amazing place, we have been twice now. Best avoid peak tourist season but do visit the Cistine Chapel, St Peters Basillica and if you can, it's nice to see the Pope on a Sunday morning. He poked his head out of the window at about 11:45 i think this week.

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