Your Go Rome pass includes

  • Guided climb up St Peter’s Dome
  • Panoramic views across Rome from the top
  • Entry into St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Experienced guide to provide the history

See Michelangelo’s most famous works of art and get an amazing view of Rome on this guided tour of St Peter’s Basilica and the Vatacombs. 

Hours of Operation

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 7.45am meet at the meeting point. Tour starts at 8:00 am.

Closings & Holidays

14th and 15th August

Know before you go

Reservations required. 

Reservation Instructions: Due to the customized nature of this experience, St. Peter’s Dome Climb, Basilica & Vatacombs requires that customers pre-book a time slot in advance of travel, which will save you time in the queue.  You will receive instructions on how to book your St. Peter’s Dome Climb, Basilica and Vatacombs ticket in your post-purchase materials once you've purchased a pass. Please note that by booking the time slot, the visit will be automatically removed from your pass.

Getting In: Pre-book your time slot and turn up at the meeting point. Meet at 7.45am for a prompt 8am departure by the Tiare fountain (Fontana delle Tiare), just beneath Largo del Colonnato and in front of the pillars which run around Saint Peter's Square. Your guide will be holding a When in Rome Tours signboard. If you are facing St. Peter's Basilica, follow the pillars to the right until you come to the fountain. 

Please Note: This is a Premium attraction, only available on 4, 5, 6 & 7-Choice passes.

St. Peter's Dome Climb, Vatican & Basilica

Getting there

St. Peter's Dome Climb, Basilica & Vatacombs

IT, RM, Rome, 00193, Fontana delle Tiare, Largo del Colonnato


Fontana delle Tiare
Largo del Colonnato
00193 Rome RM