Guided tour

Vatican City: Papal Audience and Tour

Vatican City: Papal Audience and Tour

From US$ 102.11 per person

Revel in a once-in-a-lifetime experience, as you enjoy exclusive access to sit in a Papal Audience with Pope Francis. Find yourself just feet away from the Pope in the company of a professional guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included


  • Receive insightful information from your tour guide about the rich history of the Papacy and the Vatican
  • Get the best possible seats with your guide for the Papal Audience
  • Enjoy the exclusivity of being in a small group for the Papal Audience
Full description
Experience an unforgettable trip to the Vatican City, as you enjoy a Papal Audience with Pope Francis. Sit mere feet away from the Pope in one of the best seats, led by an English-speaking guide. Gain a fascinating insight into the rich history of the Papacy, and the Papal Audience itself, from your knowledgable guide. Enjoy exclusive access within the Vatican, as you find yourself in a small group with the Pope, and take away memories to treasure.
  • Headsets to hear the tour guide clearly
  • No food is served on this tour, but there is a café where you purchase food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All required protective equipment is provided
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • All participants are required to bring and wear FFP2 masks. Blue surgical masks will not be accepted

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Meeting point

The guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point with a sign which says 'ITALYPASS'

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Shorts

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • Please ensure not to wear shorts or wear clothes that bare your shoulders
  • The location of the Papal Audience may vary depending on the time of the year it is held. During the warmer months, the Papal Audience is held outdoors at St. Peter’s Square. During the colder months, the audience takes place in the Sala of Paul VI within the Leonine Walls of Vatican City. The decision on where to hold the Papal Audience is made by Vatican officials the day before the event. Regardless of its location within Vatican City, the tour guarantees entrance tickets.
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