Wow !what a fabulous experience,so much to see ,best tip ..... Wear respectable clothes and definitely comfy shoes
About St. Peter's Basilica
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We took this in as part of a Vatican tour. This is the largest Christian cathedral in the world and is even larger than you can imagine. It is immaculate on the inside. every detail is well though out and executed with precision. Pictures are...More
This was awe inspiring walking into this chapel. Pictures don't show the enormity of this place. Make sure you go down stairs to see the tombs of past pope's too.
Excellent tour with LivItaly tour company. Pamen, our guide was interesting, entertaining & attentive. Very professional. Provided great explanation of Sistine Chapel before entering, as no talking or photography permitted. Disappointing to see some tourists disrespect these requests. Wonderful viewing of all areas on itinerary....More
St Peter's Basilica is one of the most fabulous in the world. the celings, the statues are outstanding. Try to be there before 9 to avoid long queus due to security reasons. You can leave your luggage for free. You must wear appropriatly as you...More
Having left the hoards behind in the Sistine Chapel, the cavernous space enclosed by the Basilica dwarfed the number of people visiting. Standing over 100' tall at the dome, the statues, frescos, and mosaics and reliefs are breathtaking. Sun light streams through several ceiling "windows",...More
Visiting St. Peter's is definitely worth it when visiting the Vatican, but the church itself (particularly the inside) kind of blends in with the many other beautiful churches of Europe.
This is the largest church in the world, fronted by a massive square and is so imposing. Queues are long, bag checks are thorough ad they won't let you in wearing short shorts or with bare shoulders. Well done - the dress code is clearly...More