• PAPAL BLESSING

    PAPAL BLESSING

PAPAL BLESSING

SAINT PETER’S SQUARE – CASTEL GANDOLFO (on summer)

  • Every Sunday (about 3 hours)

    with PRIVATE GUIDE

Every Sunday the Holy Father FRANCESCO gives in St. Peter’s square, the Apostolic Blessing to the faithful people and to the religious objects.

The tour includes the visit of St. Peter’s Basilica, the magnificent St. Peter’s square which was realized by Bernini in 1661 and the Vatican Grottoes where the Popes are buried.

At 12,00 the Pope appears at the window of his apartment and after a brief speech, he blesses people.
In summertime, from July to September the Pope resides in Castel Gandolfo, therefore the ceremony takes place in the square in front of his residence of Castel Gandolfo.

The tour includes the visit of the ancient Appian way, the city and the Lake of Castel Gandolfo.

The tour can be modified and adapted to every demand