Download the App for Free
Within Australia 1800 861 122 English: 24/7
Global Access Number +86 21 2226 8819 English: 24/7
Top currencies
All currencies
OverviewReviewsAdditional InformationAttractions insideLocated NearbyMore Recommendations

St. Peter's Basilica
Top 97 in Important Religious Institution

1,273 Reviews
October 1 - March 31, 7:00-18:30, September 1 - September 30 7:00-19:00
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-3 hours
Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano
Phone: +39-6-69883731 +39-6-69883462

What people are saying:

The most outstanding Renaissance building and the largest church in the world, the most sacred site of the Catholic Church. I arrived before 9 o'clock in the morning. I wanted to go into the church and take a closer look. As a result, because it was a weekend, the tourists had already lined up almost around the square in the early morning, so they had to give up and take pictures outside... ..

Show More


Write a Review
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 100

Additional Information


St. Peter's Basilica is the most iconic building in Vatican City. It serves as a magnificent monument to Bernini's talent. The church is massive and can accommodate tens of thousands of people. It's currently filled with breathtaking artistic treasures, including the "Pieta", created by Michelangelo. Following the narrow staircase, visitors are lead to the observation deck outside of the dome of the main hall of the cathedral. It is a fantastic place to get a panoramic view of Rome. Here one can also see the 13 statues on the top of the cathedral, with Jesus Christ holding a cross in the middle.
Show More

Attractions inside

Attractions Near St. Peter's Basilica

Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini

4.5/52 Reviews
<100m away

Campo Santo Teutonico

<100m away

Sistine Chapel

4.5/5223 Reviews
<100m away

Il Presepe dei Netturbini

4/51 Reviews
Historical Site
298m away

Restaurants Near St. Peter's Basilica

Baan Thai

4.5/52 Reviews
689m away

You Might Also Like is part of Group Limited, one of the world's leading providers of travel services.
Skyscanner Trip