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Papal Audience Tickets with Pick-up & Optional Fast Track Vatican Museums Tour Quick Confirmation

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Get the chance to witness the Papal Audience

Grab the rare opportunity to see Pope Francis with Papal Audience tickets. Get the best seats available as you witness the Pope address the crowd with a speech, prayers and a homily.

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Make your Vatican trip an unforgettable one and see Pope Francis in person with pre-booked Papal Audience tickets!

Although General Audience invites are free, it has to be reserved months in advanced and picked-up which is impossible for those in the city for a short time. With this package, you'll get guaranteed Papal Audience tickets, assistance through the crowds and free Central Rome hotel pick-up service for a hassle-free experience.

Upgrade for a full-day Vatican Museums tour and get your whole day sorted out. With inclusive lunch and skip-the-line Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica tickets, you won't have to worry about buying and waiting in line.
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Price
Papal Audience Tickets with Hotel Pick-up (Year-round)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 27.94
USD 27.94
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 16.77
USD 16.77
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 27.94
USD 27.94
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 16.77
USD 16.77
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
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Enjoy complimentary pick-up from your Central Rome hotel, receive the Papal Audience tickets and then attend the General Audience with the help of your tour assistant.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4.5 - 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Wed
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Use of headsets / Skip-the-Line Vatican Museums ticket / Papal Audience ticket / Hotel pick-up from Central Rome
  • Schedule
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  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
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  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • 06:40-07:10 Pick-up from Central Rome Hotel
  • 07:30 Head to the Papal Audience
    st peter's basilica Papal Audience tickets must be reserved months beforehand and picked up from the Vatican. With this service, you'll skip the stressful process--all you have to do is show up.
  • 09:00 Popemobile Tour
    Pope Francis, Papal Audience tickets - unsplash Before the start of the ceremony, Pope Francis will go around the area aboard his Popemobile and greet the contingent. Your guide will help you navigate the crowds for a great viewing spot.
  • 09:30 Start of General Audience
    italy_vatican city_St. Peter's Basilica Listen intently as the Holy Father gives his weekly message. Sing along to the hymns and hear Pope Francis give blessings or just bask in the presence of the Bishop of Rome.
  • 11:30 Tour Ends at St. Peter's Square
Package detail / Schedule
Papal Audience Tickets (April to October)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 27.94
USD 27.94
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 16.77
USD 16.77
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 27.94
USD 27.94
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 16.77
USD 16.77
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
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    St. Peter's Basilica
Receive the official invitation to the Papal Audience and then attend the General Audience with the help of your local assistant.
  • Duration: 4 hour(s)
  • Available: Wed
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Use of headsets / Skip-the-Line Vatican Museums ticket / Papal Audience ticket
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:00 Check-in at Via della Traspontina, 6
  • 07:30 Head to the Papal Audience
    st peter's basilica Papal Audience tickets must be reserved months beforehand and picked up from the Vatican. With this service, you'll skip the stressful process--all you have to do is show up.
  • 09:00 Popemobile Tour
    Pope Francis, Papal Audience tickets - unsplash Before the start of the ceremony, Pope Francis will go around the area aboard his Popemobile and greet the contingent. Your guide will help you navigate the crowds for a great viewing spot.
  • 09:30 Start of General Audience
    italy_vatican city_St. Peter's Basilica Listen intently as the Holy Father gives his weekly message. Sing along to the hymns and hear Pope Francis give blessings or just bask in the presence of the Bishop of Rome.
  • 11:00 Tour Ends at St. Peter's Square
Package detail / Schedule
Combo: Papal Audience with Lunch and Vatican Museums Tour (April to October)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 18.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 134.12
USD 134.12
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 107.30
USD 107.30
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 134.12
USD 134.12
Child (Age 4-12)
USD 107.30
USD 107.30
Infant (Age 0-3)
free
free
Witness Pope Francis lead a Papal Audience in the morning, then explore Vatican Museums in the afternoon including the Sistine Chapel to see Michelangelo's astounding masterpiece and St. Peter's Basilica, one of the most important Catholic churches in the world. Enjoy a light Italian meal for lunch at a local restaurant!
  • Duration: 10 hour(s)
  • Available: Wed
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / English-speaking guide / Use of headsets / Skip-the-Line Vatican Museums ticket / Papal Audience ticket / Skip-the-line St. Peter's Basilica ticket / Sistine Chapel ticket
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 07:00 Check-in at Via della Traspontina, 6
  • 07:30 Head to the Papal Audience
    st peter's basilica Papal Audience tickets must be reserved months beforehand and picked up from the Vatican. With this service, you'll skip the stressful process--all you have to do is show up.
  • 09:00 Popemobile Tour
    Pope Francis, Papal Audience tickets - unsplash Before the start of the ceremony, Pope Francis will go around the area aboard his Popemobile and greet the contingent. Your guide will help you navigate the crowds for a great viewing spot.
  • 09:30 Start of General Audience
    italy_vatican city_St. Peter's Basilica Listen intently as the Holy Father gives his weekly message. Sing along to the hymns and hear Pope Francis give blessings or just bask in the presence of the Bishop of Rome.
  • Light Lunch
    italian cuisine After the Papal Audience, savor a sumptuous light lunch at a local restaurant. You can choose an appetizer or salad, two different types of pasta, some dessert and coffee or water.
  • 14:00 Vatican Museums Tour
    italy_vatican city_Sistine Chapel Avoid waiting in long queues with your priority Vatican Museums tickets and get more time to view masterpieces by the greatest Renaissance artists ever known. Learn compelling facts about the intricate sculptures and paintings from your informative guide.
  • Sistine Chapel Tour
    italy_vatican_Sistine Chapel_ceiling Enter the world-renowned site with your Sistine Chapel tickets and admire Michelangelo's masterpiece painted at the chapel's ceiling, considered to be one of the major artistic accomplishments of human civilization.
  • St. Peter's Basilica Tour
    st peters basilica tickets, interior Using your skip-the-line St. Peter's Basilica tickets, get ahead of the crowds and get a close look at the church's magnificent interior. Stroll through its marble floors and take in its bronze statues. Marvel at Michelangelo's Pieta and St. Peter's Baldachin.
  • 17:00 Tour Ends in St. Peter's Square
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Please dress appropriately. It is not permitted to enter the churches in shorts, uncovered shoulders and mini skirts.
Requirement(s) - Others
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • In case the St. Peter's Basilica is closed for religious ceremonies, the tour will instead include a visit of the Raphael Rooms at Vatican Museums instead.
    • The Papal Audience is guided in English and Spanish.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
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FAQ
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Can I take photos during my Vatican visit?
  • Non-flash photography is permitted in most areas of the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica. But, photography of any kind is not allowed inside the Sistine Chapel.
What should I wear on my Vatican visit?
  • Men, women, and children must have their shoulders and knees covered at all times. Low-cut clothing and hats are not allowed.
What is the best time to visit the Vatican?
  • If you want to avoid the crowds, go really early or really late. There are tours on VELTRA that provide access to the Sistine Chapel before it opens to the public and to the Vatican Museums after its operating hours.
What is the best day of the week to visit the Vatican?
  • Visit on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday to avoid most of the crowds.

    Most of the museums in Rome are closed on Mondays, the Papal Audience is staged every Wednesday, locals are part of the crowds on Saturdays and the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel are closed on Sundays.
Will I get front spots at the Papal Audience?
  • Guides are trained to find the best spots. However, due to the nature of the event, front spots are not guaranteed.
Will there be a restroom?
  • Yes, there are restrooms available which are closed just prior to the Pope’s arrival.
Will the Pope bless us or will there be an opportunity to kiss the Pope's hand?
  • Any personal interaction with the Pope is restricted.
Is the Papal Audience a mass?
  • The audiences are not masses, but are times set aside for pilgrims and visitors to listen to the Pope and receive his apostolic blessing.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 07:30 local time, 4 business days to 07:30 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 10% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 07:30 local time, 3 business days to 07:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 07:30 local time, 2 business days to 07:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 07:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 4 - 10 hour(s)
Availability Wed
Meal Lunch

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Jose Vattoth
The tour was excellent.Could See the Pope in very close range.Thanks for that.The guides was exceptional.

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