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Full-day Tour with Papal Audience & Imperial Rome

Product ID: 152928
Visit St. Peter's Square for an audience with Pope Francesco before having lunch and taking a tour of Imperial Rome to see the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Central Rome; Pick-up in hotels between 7:15 AM - 7:45 AM Please look for the guide holding a sign with the supplier's name
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Visit St Peter's square, where you can admire the majesty of the Basilica
  • Enjoy a papal audience, a moment dedicated to meet and listen to the Pope and receive the apostolic blessing
  • See the Colosseum and the archaeological area of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
Full description
Enjoy the papal audience, a moment dedicated to the faithful and pilgrims to meet and listen to the Pope and receive the apostolic blessing, before continuing you tour through the archaeological area of Imperial Rome.

Early in the morning, you will be picked up and take to St. Peter's Square to take a seat (if available) and attend a special religious moment. Pope Francesco will offer readings in several languages and pray with the faithful. 

At the end of the audience you will you enjoy a quick lunch with drinks included and then continue your tour by visiting the glorious Colosseum and the archaeological area of the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. The tour will conclude on the Palatine Hill.
  • Hotel pick-up and transportation to St. Peter’s square
  • Admission ticket
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Lunch
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation to/from attractions
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Everything that it is not specifically mentioned

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
  • Umbrellas
Know before you go
• Chairs in the square are not guaranteed
• Metal detector checks are mandatory
• There is a strict dress code at the Vatican: shorts, miniskirts and uncovered shoulders are not permitted
• It is compulsory to leave umbrellas with spike tips or, metal objects at the cloakroom of the Vatican Museums
• It is strictly forbidden to enter the Vatican Museums with any kind of weapon or oversized backpacks
• The provider is not liable for any partial or full closures of monuments due to religious celebrations, events, or force majeure
• Please note that the itinerary is subject to change according to the season and any cause beyond the control of the local supplier; the supplier is absolved of responsibility
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Product ID: 152928