You will receive the number of the your trusted dog sitter 24 hours in advance of your visit you will find also the guide to the meeting point which is located, looking at the Basilica, at the end of the colonnade on the left. Look for the metal detectors located at the intersection of Via Paolo VI and Piazza del Sant'Uffizio (in the section above "how to get there" it is well marked on the map). Use the illustration on your voucher as a reference: he will be wearing a blue jacket with the Vox Mundi logo printed on it, waiting for you to take you around one of the most magnificent symbols of Rome: St. Peter's Basilica and find out all about this extraordinary masterpiece !
Be prepared to be amazed when you enter through the dedicated entrance to the basilica. This temple of Christianity is not only a religious symbol but is also an extraordinary masterpiece of architecture and history.
Discover the glorious Renaissance architecture and admire the art of Michelangelo and his Pietà, Donato Bramante, Carlo Maderno, Gian Lorenzo Bernini and many others.
Learn the history behind the "Chair of St. Peter", an ancient e legendary throne which is thought to have been used by the very first pope. Find out how and why this gigantic basilica was built!
Once finished the tour of about an hour the dog sitter will wait for you outside for half an hour, you will be able to stay inside the basilica for this extra time to enjoy the charm of antiquity again before immersing yourself in modernity again.
|MEETING||At the metal detectors between Via Paolo VI and Piazza del Sant'Uffizio (see the tab above how to get there)|
|WHEN||Whenever you want from Monday to Sunday|
|TIME / DURATION||Admission only at 10am or 30pm
The duration of the guided tour is 1 hour, you will have half an hour more after the tour to linger independently.
NB SHORT-ARMED CLOTHING AND / OR LOW-COLLAR CLOTHING ARE NOT ALLOWED, shorts that do not cover up to the knees, miniskirts and hats.