Outdoor Activities in Vatican City

Outdoor activities in Vatican City are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Vatican City comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Vatican City and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Vatican City has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Vatican City.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Vatican City:

  1. #1 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
    - Used in 15199 itineraries
    Vatican Museums

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Architecture , Exhibition

    Address: Viale Vaticano, 00165 Roma, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Though it is the 5th most visited art museum in the world (with about 5-6 million visitors annually), its 55 galleries of irreplaceable masterpieces are only part of the fame. The highlights are: The ...Read more

  2. #2 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
    - Used in 19815 itineraries
    St Peter's Basilica

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Citta del Vaticano, Vatican City

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Undisputed zenith of Renaissance architecture. Inarguably the most significant church in the world. Mecca of Catholic Christendom. Almost certainly the final resting place of St. Peter. Dominant of Ro...Read more

  3. #3 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
    - Used in 19341 itineraries
    St Peter's Square

    Tags: Art And Culture, Landmark, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Citta del Vaticano, Vatican City

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Bernini delivered exactly what Alexander VII wanted – a massive square to dwarf imagination. The 240 meters wide and 196 meters long architectural wonder can fit in 400,000 people and took eleve...Read more

  4. #4 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
    - Used in 14517 itineraries
    Vatican Gardens

    Tags: Garden, Park, Play Ground, Leisure

    Address: Vatican City

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Covering 57 acres, the gardens are spread over most of the Vatican Hill. It’s said to have earth brought over from Golgotha, to symbolically unite the blood of Christ with the blood of the thous...Read more

  5. #5 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
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    Vatican Necropolis And Saints Tomb

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Vatican City

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    12-15 metres below the St. Peter’s Basilica, a religious tomb sleeps. Pope Pius XI, who believed that St. Peter was buried close, wanted to be buried near the apostle. Excavations in the 1940s r...Read more

  6. #6 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
    The Baldacchino And Dome, St. Peter's Basilica

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Monument, Architecture

    Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City is a world-famous monument. This church is significantly important in the tourism and history of the city. People from around the globe come to visit this plac...Read more

  7. #7 of 7 Outdoors Activities in Vatican City
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    Apostolic Palace

    Tags: Palace

    Address: 00120 Vatican City

    Counted as one of the best things to do in Vatican City, the Apostolic Palace is where the current Pope resides. A visit to this palace will give you the opportunity to explore its well-mowed lawns fr...Read more