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Rome: St. Peter's Basilica & Dome Entry Ticket & Audio Tour
31 USD
Embark on a captivating journey through the majestic St. Peter's Basilica Dome, where breathtaking vistas of Rome await. As you wander through the sacred halls, an immersive audio guide will enlighten you about the mesmerizing golden ceilings, exquisite marble craftsmanship, and Michelangelo's iconic masterpiece, the Pietà. Unravel the fascinating stories behind these artistic treasures and discover the rich history that whispers through the ancient walls.
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Embark on a breathtaking adventure to the majestic St. Peter's Basilica, where you'll soar to dizzying heights of 136 meters and discover Rome from a unique perspective on a self-guided tour. Nestled in the heart of Vatican City, St. Peter's Basilica stands as a testament to centuries of religious significance and architectural brilliance. Commissioned by Pope Julius II in the 16th century, this magnificent structure was built on the revered site of Saint Peter's burial, Jesus Christ's esteemed disciple, embodying a rich tapestry of history and spiritual reverence. As you ascend the dome, get up close and personal with the stunning interior mosaics while an informative audio guide regales you with the church's fascinating history. Be awestruck by the panoramic vistas of St. Peter's Square and the serene Vatican Gardens. Next, gaze out at the iconic Colosseum in the distance, and take in the majestic sights of the Pantheon, Castel Sant'Angelo, and other ancient landmarks that make Rome a treasure trove of history. After descending from the dome, marvel at Michelangelo's sublime Pietà, Bernini's intricately designed Baldacchino, and the final resting places of St. Peter and other revered popes. With a digital map and 27 designated listening points, the audio tour will guide you through the basilica's most remarkable highlights. Uncover the intricate embellishments and elaborate mosaic art adorning the interior walls. Delve deeper into the significance of Michelangelo's La Pietà and the extraordinary pavement beneath your feet. In line with our commitment to transparency, respect, and passion, we proudly present the cost breakdown of this package for your review: - Saint Peter's Basilica Dome tickets with elevator access: €10.00 - St. Peter's Basilica audio guide: €7.00 - St. Peter's Basilica Dome audio guide: €8.50 - Self-guided tour of the Vatican area in Rome: €3.50