8 days in Vatican City Itinerary

8 days in Vatican City Itinerary

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Vatican City
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Vatican City

Vatican City
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Popular historic sites such as Sistine Chapel and Basilica di San Pietro are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Vatican Museums and Giardino dei Tarocchi. Get out of town with these interesting Vatican City side-trips: Monastero Di S.Benedetto (in Subiaco), Giardino di Ninfa (in Cisterna di Latina) and Ostia Antica (in Ostia Antica). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 11th (Mon) at Zoomarine. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Citta del Vaticano, admire the striking features of Cupola di San Pietro, find something for the whole family at Rainbow Magic Land, and see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Vatican City trip builder website

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

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Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Villa Lante, Giardino dei Tarocchi, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica, Cascata delle Marmore, Giardino di Ninfa
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Sistine Chapel
Sistine Chapel

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