Vatican Tours

27 March 2015

Papal Audience Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica

Papal Audience Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica PAPAL AUDIENCE ADMISSION SERVICE PRIVILEGED ENTRANCE TO THE VATICAN MUSEUM – NO LINE! SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Papal Audience Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica – Join our full day Vatican experience starting on St. Peter’s Square with Papal Audience, through the legendary Vatican Museums and the mysterious Sistine Chapel and finish at St. Peter’s Basilica. Meeting at 9:00 am you will receive the admission tickets for […]
27 March 2015

Papal Audience Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel Group Tours

Papal Audience Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel group tours ONLY WEDNESDAYS INCLUDING ADMISSION TO THE PAPAL AUDIENCE PRIVILEGED ENTRANCE TO VATICAN MUSEUMS – NO LINE! SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Papal Audience Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel group tours – Start your day early at St. Peter’s Square, experience the once in a lifetime possibility to see Pop Francis I. The Papal Audience is mainly sequence of small readings, mostly in Italian, though there will be compliments […]
9 January 2015
St. Peter's Tomb in St. Peter’s Basilica

St. Peter’s Tomb in St. Peter’s Basilica – Vatican City tour

St. Peter’s Tomb in St. Peter’s Basilica – Vatican City – Tour in Rome Behind the central railing, of gilt bronze, is a little niche, which is supposed to be the only part left of the former oratory of St. Anacletus of which we have already spoken; on the floor there is a cross marking the tomb of the Apostle. On each side of the niche are mosaic portraits of St. Peter and St. Paul, […]
9 January 2015

Vatican Grottoes in Vatican City

Or crypt, the only part of the Basilica of Constantine still in existence. This is the very interesting as it contains many important tombs of Kings, popes, and precious relics of the primitive Church, which narrate in monumental characters the history of twelve centuries of Christianity. Down there are visible also the tombs of the last Popes.The Bronze Canopy of St. Peter’s BasilicaThe bronze Canopy covers the tomb of the Apostle and the confession (I) […]
9 January 2015

The Dome of St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

The Dome the most glorious in the world, is a miracle of art and beauty, on every square inch of which skill and precious material has been lavished. It is the masterpiece in architecture of Michelangelo (to which he devoted the last sixteen years of his life) and the most audacious architectonical enterprise that has never been attempted.The dimensions of the dome are: 405 feet (124 mts) from the floor to the base of the […]
9 January 2015

The interior of St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

Interior of St. Peter’s Basilica. The solemn magnificence of the interior, resplendent in gold, shining in a fabulous profusion of rare marble, sparkling with mosaics, is one of the best and most magnificent of the works of man and is beyond all power of description. Architecture, painting, sculpture, the art making mosaic, of casting bronze have lavished their beauties and treasures on it. The church was built during the 16th century, the period of most […]
9 January 2015

Facade of St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

Facade of St. Peter’s Basilica. The facade is solemn and imposing, and it was designed by Carlo maderno in 1612 during the reign of the Pope Paul V as is stated in the inscription of the frieze. The attic is surmounted by a balustrade, bearing colossal statues of the Redeemer St. John the Baptist and even apostles. Above the central entrance is the balcony where the Pope appears, after his election, to bless Rome and […]
9 January 2015

St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City

St. Peter’s Basilica. The Church and the square of St. Peter occupy the very historical spot of the circus of Nero where many Christians, accused and convicted of having burnt Rome, suffered martyrdom (as is mentioned by Tacitus and Seneca) and where St. Peter was crucified.The remains of these early martyrs, were piously collected by Christians brothers and widows, to give them Christian burial in the neighbouring caves and grottoes, where the apostle Peter was […]
9 January 2015

The Obelisk in St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City

The Obelisk in St. Peter’s Square, was originally erected at Heliopolis, by the Egyptian King Nuncores; the Emperor Caligula (37-41 A.D.) had it brought to Rome and raised in his circus, which later on was named after Nero; here it was dedicated to Augustus and Tiberius as is stated on its pedestal. Guide of Rome.Among all the obelisks which decorated the ancient mistress of the world, this is the only one which has never been […]
9 January 2015
Rome in two days - A wonderful private tour of Rome lasting 2 days to discover the best of Rome, the Vatican City, Vatican Museums, Coliseum, Catacombs, Palatine hill, Castel Sant'Angelo, Trevi Fountain, Spanish steps and many other special sites.

St Peter’s Square in Vatican City – Tour in Rome

St Peter’s Square in Vatican City – Tour in Rome St. Peter’s Square. We are indebted for this colossal work of beauty to the genius of Bernini who designed and directed its construction under the Popes: Alexander VII and Clement IX.The two porticoes are supported by 284 columns and 88 pilasters which, divided into four rows, encircle the square thus forming a kind of colossal vestibule for receiving the faithful who come to venerate the […]
15 December 2014

Vatican City and Sistine Chapel Guided Tour

Vatican City and Sistine Chapel Guided Tour Vatican  Museums,  Sistine chapel and Saint  Peter’s basilica Vatican museum Tour best offers Limited availability !!! To guarantee your spot book in advance!!! A highlight Vatican City and Sistine Chapel Guided Tour through the Vatican City’s famous museums, containing one of the largest and most spectacular art display in the World, including the ancient Roman and Greek statuary collection of the Renaissance popes, Belvedere courtyard,  Muse’s rooms, Circular room with […]
15 December 2014

Papal Audience and Vatican City Tour

Papal Audience and Vatican City Tour Papal Audience and Vatican City Tour EXCEPT JULY, AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER ON WEDNESDAYS ONLY TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN When booking this Papal Audience & Vatican City Tour you will obtain tickets to attend the Papal Audience at no extra charge. After attending the Papal Audience from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. we will go for “Vatican City and Sistine Chapel and S. Peter’s Basilica Tour”. The Vatican City’s famous museums, containing one […]
25 July 2013

Rome Cruise Connection

Rome Cruise Connections | Tours in connection with Cruise TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN Rome Tours with Cruise Connections – After a pleasant stretch along the coast, accompanied by your English-speaking driver, reach the centre of Rome and meet-up with your private city-guide. From Capitoline Hill enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of the ancient Temples, Triumphal-Archers, Senate-House, Basilicas and Sacred Way surrounding the old Roman Forum, hub of political, religious and commercial life during republican and  […]
3 July 2013

Rome Tours For The Disabled

Rome Tours For The Disabled ROME TOURS FOR THE DISABLED WITH TRANSFER SERVICE TourinRome, is a tour company managed by a team of Rome’s official tour guides. Thanks to the experience and professionalism of our staff we can provide high quality services. We can organize tailor made guided tours to satisfy all kind of requests, as for example the Rome Tours For The Disabled. We have a long experience about guided tours accessible to disabled persons and […]
14 May 2013

Guided tour of the Vatican Museums

Guided tour of the Vatican Museums  Guided tour of the Vatican Museums – Tour guided by the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel in the afternoon or in the morning – Visiting the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica – Vatican City – Rome Daily Official visits to the Vatican Museums, including booking tickets, to skip the line. Visit St. Peter’s Basilica, the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican Museum, guided tours in Espagnol. Guided tour […]
3 April 2013
Vatican City and Sistine Chapel Guided Tour - Vatican Private Tours, a tour guide at your disposal to discover the secrets of the Vatican City.

Vatican City Private Tours

Vatican City Private Tours EVERY DAY EXCEPTED SUNDAYS PRIVILEGED ENTRANCE. NO WAITING! TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN A highlight Vatican City Private Tours through the Vatican City’s famous museums, containing one of the largest and most spectacular art display in the World, including the ancient Roman and Greek statuary collection of the Renaissance popes, Belvedere courtyard,  Muse’s rooms, Circular room with Hercules, Greek cross room with Constantine’s sarcophagus,  the  Gallery of Maps  overlooking the Vatican Gardens, Raphael’s […]
29 March 2013

Rome in two days

Rome in two days How to visit Rome in two days, Rome and the  Vatican City in 48 Hours, Rome city best itineraries and suggestions to enjoy Rome and the Vatican in just two days. Two days trips around Rome city, reserved tickets, no-line – Rome city tours. Skip the line Tours MUSEUMS PRIVILEGED ENTRANCE. NO WAITING IN LINE! TOUR AVAILABLE ONLY IN LIMOUSINE OR MINIVAN TOUR SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN AND DISABLED A complete private guided tour of Rome city lasting […]