St. Peter's Basilica & Necropolis
Skip the lines and lose yourself in the majesty of one of the world's grandest churches, then head underground for a tour of its vast burial chambers - Necropolis. This is where the remains of Saint Peter himself are buried. In the basilica you'll see priceless masterpieces by artists like Michelangelo, Bernini, and Raphael, and enjoy amazing views of St Peter's Square and more.This guided tour takes you 10m below St. Peter's Basilica, the home church of the pope, and into the heart of the sacred necropolis.
This ancient Roman burial site holds graves dating back to the first century! As you peer around its corners, you'll learn all about early Christianity and get to see the final resting place of 'the rock' Saint Peter himself.
When you return to the land of the living, you can enjoy the rest of the basilica at your own pace. St. Peter's Basilica is filled with priceless artistic masterpieces and jaw-dropping Baroque architectural adornments.
And, the dome, designed by Michelangelo, fills the church with light and a suitably reverent atmosphere.
You could easily spend a whole day basking in the glory of this monument!