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Rome: papal audience with the Pope

You'll start at
Viale dei Bastioni di Michelangelo, 23
Viale dei Bastioni di Michelangelo, 23, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
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    St. Peter's Square
    Stop: 4 hours -
    Get up-close to the Pope himself in this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend a Papal Audience. Watch as the Pope addresses thousands of onlookers from around the world, and enjoy the celebratory atmosphere. Learn about the history of the Papacy from your expert guide who will smoothly arrange the whole event for your ease. Arrive on the day in the knowledge that your guide has already organised and picked up your tickets for you. Our guides find the best locations in the audience for close-up views of the Pope, so you can enjoy the event without worrying about finding a viewpoint. From your special vantage point, relax and learn from your guide about papal history to add significance to what you are about to witness. Then, enjoy the celebratory atmosphere as Pope Francis arrives and greets the crowd. Admire the ceremonial proceedings as the Pope and his Cardinals perform blessings in different languages. As the Pope circulates the audience, feel the energy of the crowd and be uplifted by the jubilant cheers and singing. See the Pope up-close at this special occasion for a unique experience in Rome.
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You'll end at
Saint Peter's Square
Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
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Important Information
Departure Point
Viale dei Bastioni di Michelangelo, 23, 00192 Roma RM, Italy
Departure Time
7:30 AM
4h 30m
Return Details
Saint Peter's Square, Forum Sancti Petri, Città del Vaticano, Vatican City
  • Tour Guide for 2 hours
  • Headsets
  • Ticket reservation and collection
  • Escorted access to vantage point
  • Transportation
  • Food and Drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Please be at the meeting point 25 minutes before departure time
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


About the operator

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By: ToursAndTours
17 reviews
Great guide but messy start
The tour was great and Laura was a wonderful guide. It didn’t get 5/5 as the organisation at the beginning was
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Reese .
Tivoli Tours
Giuseppe / Joseph was brilliant! He brought in a lot of energy to the tour and was very informative and engaging.
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James D
Spring, Texas
Excellent! A must see after you've seen Rome!
We booked this tour with Tours and Tours. We met at the designated location and were transported in a van to
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Great tour, great guide!
Fantastic tour for all the obvious reasons but made even more so by our guide Laura's educational, informative
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Fast track: Colosseum, Forum and Palatine Hill
Locating the tour company at the departure point was difficult. More helpful markers are needed given the crowds.
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Winnipeg, Canada
Besides the lunch, a disaster
We took this tour on October 5th. Our so-called guide was Joseph. We went first to Hadrian's Villa. We saw only a
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Tucson, Arizona
Hadrian’s Villa and Tivoli
Both Hadrian’s Villa and Tivoli are beautiful, a definite must do tour when in Rome. I would only caution against
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Dulwich Hill, Australia
Excellent day out
Pompeii was bucket list for me and therefore worth the 3 hr drive each way there and back from Rome. Guided tour
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an amazing day
we just got the skip the queue ticketets, it was well worth it, the queues outside were very very long, so being
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Mr Jones
Absolutely incredible tour! Tour guide was lovely and had excellent knowledge. Was able to answer all questions
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Guide questionable
The Italian guide Joseph, was knowledgeable BUT he proceeded much to fast though both sites even when numerous
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Fast track experience
It worth the price!!! It's a real fast track to skip the long line for the Vatican Museums. Well organized and
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A Day in Pompeii
Pompeii Day Trip: This was an amazing experience without any doubt. The day began by meeting the trip coordinator
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Fantastic experience to Pompeii
This tour is very well organized and the best way bto visit Pompeii from Rome. You meet the coordinator early in
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Manuela S
Rome, Italy
Amazing tour
This tour is the best way to go from Rome to Tivoli. Arriving you will first see the the Hadrian's Villa, home
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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