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Papal Audience With Pope Francis

Papal Audience With Pope Francis

Papal Audience With Pope Francis
Papal Audience With Pope Francis by gunthersimmermacher
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Visit the Vatican City and listen to the Pope's weekly address with guaranteed admission and transportation. A short panoramic tour is also included

3 hours
  • Mobile & printed vouchers accepted
  • Free Cancellation


  • Guaranteed public audience with the Holy Father
  • Receive the papal blessing
  • Receive the blessing of the Rosary Beads (Rosary not included)

Added Safety Measures in Place


  • Professional tour guide
  • Admission tickets
  • Headsets

  • Blessing of the Rosary Beads (optional)
  • Food or beverages
  • Drop off

Please Note

  • This activity starts at 7:30 am
  • The Papal Audience starts at 10:00 am approx., according to the Holy Father's schedule
  • The tour can be led in English, Spanish or German
  • The tour ends at 12:00 pm approx. in Via della Conciliazione 48
  • Accommodation in St. Peter's Square is not guaranteed: seats cannot be booked.
  • Admission tickets to the Papal Audience are free but we’d like to highlight that it’s mandatory to reserve tickets at least two months in advance. With our tours you don’t need the reservation: the price includes a booking service to the public audience and a professional guide. Accommodation in St. Peter’s Square is not guaranteed, as seats cannot be booked.
  • In case of missing audio devices, an additional charge of 80,00€ net to us will be applied for each missing device.

From US$35

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Papal Audience With Pope Francis

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Let us book your entrance and guide you to Pope Francis' Public Audience. You'll have just to get involved in this intense spiritual experience, without any stress in planning your day.

To live a very immersive experience in Catholic traditions, see Pope Francis himself and learn the unique history of the Vatican City, be part of our tour to Wednesday Papal Audience. The Audience represents a very intense point of contact between the Pope and the faithful coming from the four corners of the world.

Pope Francis and the Cardinals will pass through the crowd reaching their stage, greet and bless people in different languages, with hymns and homilies. To get your reserved pre-booked tickets with no stress and gain the sits available closest to the Pope, be supported by an expert local guide and an audio device, and be perfectly on time in this busy and requested great event, we recommend choosing this tour.

The Audience may be celebrated in the majestic venue of St. Peter’s Square or in the dedicated Nervi Hall, according to Vatican schedule. If in St. Peter's Square, you will also walk with us close to the monumental Castel Sant'Angelo and along Via della Conciliazione, in order to reach St. Peter's in the background and pass the security check-points to the Vatican City.

Our guide will tell you the story and the secrets of the Vatican, suggest where to sit and make your arrival works smoothly despite crowds. Then, at the end of the Audience (about 11:30/11:45 am), you will meet our guide again in Via della Conciliazione 48, to get refreshed with a complimentary bottle of water and to return the audio device.

Remember that Papal Audience tickets are free but very much in demand and that making your own arrival at this event could be very hard. So, book them with us in advance to be sure to take part in this once-in-a-life moment. You could also choose if combine this special morning with an afternoon visit of the nearby charming Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums, or of the other icon of Rome: the Colosseum.
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a Gray Line customer
Dec 28 2016
Very helpful and informative guide
Reply From Gray Line:
Thank you for the great review! We'll send your compliments to our local team in Rome. We hope to see you on another sightseeing experience soon!

The Gray Line Team
Nov 02 2016
Mr Luis Galvan
Sep 28 2016
The tour guide could be more organised and communicated and inform clients better on the day there's was buses every were and no one knew which bus to go I could see a lot of people disappointed it was a disaster
a Gray Line customer
Sep 02 2016
May 02 2016
Great event. It was exactly what we expected and promised.
a Gray Line customer
Apr 28 2016
Llegamos a horario; nos ubicaron en buenos lugares. A la salida no estuvieron los buses prometidos.
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